News Archive

Year Description Title
2020 Masson Mills features in article on The Guardian's website 10 of Europe's best converted and repurposed buildings: readers’ tips.
2019 Steam Engine - A Moving Experience It is not what I expected.
2018 See Masson Mills in Civilisations, the new BBC 2 series. The new BBC 2 series Civilisations is now available as a box set on BBC iPlayer.
2015 Lucy Worsley films at Masson Mills. Lucy Worsley filming at Masson Mills for the BBC Four Series "A Very British Romance".
BBC Bargin Hunt with Tim Wonnacott filmed at Masson Mills March 2015. Watch out for Tim Wonnacott who has been filming recently at Masson Mills for his new series of BARGIN HUNT.
2014 Channel 4 - The Mill Series Two Masson Mills has supplied many of the props for the widely acclaimed Series of The Mill (Channel 4).
"Smartphone Mondays" are back! You can get 50% off Masson Mills Museum tickets with your smartphone! – offer valid May to September 2014 inclusive.
2013 Connecting Threads 'Connecting Threads' is a large-scale art installation that reflects this industry, its history, manufacturing processes and early reliance on the waterways
Hairy Bikers Restoration Road Trip to Masson Mills August 2013 Si and Dave certainly got their hands dirty when they came to film at Masson Mills recently.
“Smartphone Mondays” - 50% off museum tickets! Beginning on Easter Monday, this offer is valid for individuals, concessions, groups, school parties and family group tickets.
Treasure Seeking Episode 2/8 of “Design Dealers” on Sky Arts 2, Tuesday 29th January at 8pm, featured the recent visit of interior designer Sarah Brunner and collector Paul Liengaard to Masson Mills,
2012 Delight as cars, Muppets and Santas washed down the River Derwent at Masson Mill. Derby Telegraph article
Masson Mills full page photo chosen to represent the UK and the Derwent Valley Mills in UNESCO Desk Diary 2013 The Publishing Arm of UNESCO has chosen the Derwent Valley Mills to represent the UK’s World Heritage Sites in its desk diary for 2013.
Masson Mills Shopping Village open throughout December Please note that Masson Mills Working Textile Museum will be closed throughout December 2012 for annual maintenance
2012 Derwent Poetry Festival Taking place at Masson Mills, Matlock Bath on 16th - 18th November
"A Morning with the Mill Owner" Three ways to enjoy Masson Mills Working Textile Museumof three ways to enjoy Masson Mills Working Textile Museum
Made in Britain with Evan Davis at Masson Mills Made In Britain – Evan Davis at Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills
Made in Britain with Evan Davis at Masson Mills Made in Britain with Evan Davis at Masson Mills, Sunday 13th May 2012 6pm – 7.30pm, Derbyshire Literature Festival
Pro Loco Art Competition 2012 Masson Mills are again sponsoring this year's Pro Loco competition, which runs from 6th February
2011 Press release July 2011 £7,000 for Help For Heroes raised by Band Concert
HALF TERM SPECIAL - The Industrial Revolution brought to life! Discovery Week & Half Term Special 21 February - 25 February inclusive
2010 Discovery Week Discovery Week & Half Term Special 25 - 31 October 2010 inclusive
Derwent Poetry Festival Derwent Poetry Festival 12 – 14 November: Masson Mills, Matlock Bath
Pro Loco Art Competition The 31st Matlock Bath Pro Loco competition
2009 DVMWHS Newsletter Sept 2009 Masson Mills – “Home from Home” for Original Arkwright Machine
2008 DVMWHS Newsletter April 2008 Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills Band ‘Play it Again’ - 114 years on
2007 DVMWHS Newsletter April 2007 Another Rare Find at Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills
2006 DVMWHS Newsletter June 2006 Masson Mills Wins Silver
2005 DVMWHS Newsletter August 2005 Fascinating Discovery at Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills
2004 DVMWHS Newsletter Sept 2004 Rare Arkwright Five Pound Note Comes Home to Masson Mills
2003 DVMWHS Newsletter Sept 2003 New Developments at Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills