Help and Access Page

Welcome to Visit Amber Valley's website

It has been totally re-designed to make it easier to use and find information.

Internet Browser and Screen Settings


This site is best viewed in Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher, with your screen resolution set to 1024x768 pixels using standard fonts.


Changing text size


You can alter the text size by choosing the 'view' in the browser menu:

  • Internet Explorer: View - Text Size - alter as required
  • Firefox: View - Zoom - alter as required
  • Opera: View - Zoom - alter as required

You can also alter the colours used on webpages:

  • Internet Explorer: - tools - internet options - colours
  • Firefox: tools - options - content - colours
  • Opera: tools - preferences - web pages


Editorial Control


If you have had any problems at all using our website for any reason, please contact us and let us know.  We will then look into the problem and try to make the necessary changes.
We have made every effort to ensure this web site is easily readable using 'plain english'. In addition, we have ensured that the design of this website is not an obstacle to its usability and readability. 


Downloading & Viewing Documents


We use Adobe Acrobat (PDF) and Microsoft Word for displaying larger documents. Most documents are available in both formats for you to download. In some cases Microsoft Excel is used to display statistical data.


Download Adobe Acrobat Viewer


External Website Links


We provide a number of links to external sites. If you have problems using these sites, you should contact their webmaster to report the fault. We hold no responsibility for the content of these sites, and whilst we do our utmost to ensure that all our links take you to live sites, occasionally you may find that a link does not work. If this happens, please let us know.
If you encounter any issues or just wish to let us know what you think of the site please use the Customer Contact Form.


Do you need further information?

If you are unable to find the information which you require on our website, you can contact us by post, email or by phone.

address logoTourism: Amber Valley Borough Council, Town Hall, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3BT
address logo01773 841485

Alternatively please complete our online Customer Contact Form which will be sent straight to a member of our Tourism Team.

If you wish to give feedback on our website then please complete our Website Feedback Form.