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16 photos you'll only understand if you're from Derbyshire

We're very lucky to live in a county as beautiful as Derbyshire - but the area has some local quirks that may well confuse visitors.

Here's a light-hearted look at 16 places, events, and things you'll only understand if you come from Derbyshire.

Held in Castleton, the ancient ritual sees the King covered in a beehive of flowers. Think Wicker Man meets Mills and Boon. Photo - Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

5. Garland King Day

Held in Castleton, the ancient ritual sees the King covered in a beehive of flowers. Think Wicker Man meets Mills and Boon. Photo - Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
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Who needs a dance floor when you can dance on a speedboat? In high heels. After a few lambrinis.

6. The speedboat at the Beach Bar in Chesterfield

Who needs a dance floor when you can dance on a speedboat? In high heels. After a few lambrinis.
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Various stories about its origin include devils and virgins - whatever the truth it's an iconic landmark.

7. The Crooked Spire, Chesterfield

Various stories about its origin include devils and virgins - whatever the truth it's an iconic landmark.
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A delicious essential addition to any all-day breakfast!

8. Derbyshire oatcakes

A delicious essential addition to any all-day breakfast!
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