A book guide to the 55 mile (88.5km) walk from Ladybower Reservoir to the River Trent at Shardlow has been commissioned and will be avaiable from March 2015/

The route is divided into 10 sections which can be walked individually or linked together. The text describes the route, what to see on the way and gives the options for public transport. It is supported with Ordnance Survey 1:25000 maps which clearly mark the route.

The picture on the left is of the front cover of the Guide. The Derwent Valley Heritage Way takes in a reservoir, the river itself, open countryside, 2 canals, the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site, villages and towns, a stately home and numerous museums and other sites of interest.

You can order the new edition of the guide for £12.50 via Paypal. The price includes postage, and no Paypal account is required.

Guide to the Derwent Valley Heritage Way Available from the end of February 2015