Who says winter in the north is a gloomy affair?
These pictures of the Hope Valley from the past few weeks prove that the Peak District is one of Britain's most stunning locations, all year round. We will admit that you'll need your hats, scarf and gloves if you're going to brave a walk up to Mam Tor at this time of year! But the long nights have also meant that our residents can wake up to witness spectacular pink-hued sunrises.
Here's a pick of some of our favourite recent pictures of the local area, all of which have been found on Instagram (click to enlarge):