Events for History buffs in Bakewell

History lovers can muse over Bakewell’s past at a series of events.

The Bakewell Old House Museum, off North Church Street, opens on April 1 and on April 6, sees the opening of the Spirit of the Forties collection in the building which formerly housed the Motorcycle Museum, in Matlock Street, Bakewell.

The next meeting of the Bakewell Historical Society is at the Friends’ Meeting House, 7.30pm, on April 25, when Mark Dawson will be talking about Tudor food and drink.

Further information about the society is available by calling Jan Stetka on 01629 813727.

To find out more about the museum or the new forties collection people can contact Anita Spencer at the museum on 01629 813642.