Welcome to Leek, a traditional market town on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Perfectly placed for a relaxed break away, mooching around the markets, independent shops and wealth of cafes, tea rooms and pubs or for the more adventurous and active types taking on the challenging terrain of the Peak District National Park and the great opportunities for all kinds of outdoor activities we’re sure you’ll find something to your liking.

Thank you for visiting the website and we’re all looking forward to giving you a friendly welcome when you Visit Leek!

Upcoming Events
Aug
31
Wed
9:00 am Leek’s Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park
Leek’s Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Leek's Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park | Leek | England | United Kingdom
A traditional award winning market that draws visitors from afar with lots of stalls selling food, fashion, household, garden, luggage, music, and much more !  Visit the attractive outdoor market, the vibrant Buttermarket and a[...]
Sep
2
Fri
10:30 am Tours of The Nicholson Institute @ Leek Library
Tours of The Nicholson Institute @ Leek Library
Sep 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tours of The Nicholson Institute @ Leek Library | Leek | England | United Kingdom
See The Nicholson brought alive with history and story telling about its past… See the parts that only staff get to see…
Sep
3
Sat
10:00 am One Man’s Passion for the Magic o...
One Man’s Passion for the Magic o...
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm
One Man’s Passion for the Magic of Tuscany
Discover the tremendous influence of Italian architecture and the Tuscan landscape on the work of the talented Leek-born artist Raymond Victor Mee. Experience in his work, his passion for the richness of colour, pattern and[...]
Sep
4
Sun
10:30 am Sunday Supplement @ Leek Town Centre
Sunday Supplement @ Leek Town Centre
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday Supplement @ Leek Town Centre | Leek | England | United Kingdom
The Sunday Supplement is Totally Locally Leek’s award winning Sunday Market, held on the first Sunday of each month. With 40 stalls of locally produced artisan products from photography, art, jewellery, glass work, clothing and[...]
Sep
7
Wed
9:00 am Leek’s Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park
Leek’s Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Leek's Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park | Leek | England | United Kingdom
A traditional award winning market that draws visitors from afar with lots of stalls selling food, fashion, household, garden, luggage, music, and much more !  Visit the attractive outdoor market, the vibrant Buttermarket and a[...]
10:30 am The Gems of Leek Local Studies Coll... @ Leek Library
The Gems of Leek Local Studies Coll... @ Leek Library
Sep 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The Gems of Leek Local Studies Collection @ Leek Library | Leek | England | United Kingdom
See The Nicholson brought alive with a delve into its hidden treasures. Find out what a wealth of history you have at your fingertips with Cath Walton.
Sep
14
Wed
9:00 am Leek’s Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park
Leek’s Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Leek's Charter Market @ Leek Market Place and Sparrow Park | Leek | England | United Kingdom
A traditional award winning market that draws visitors from afar with lots of stalls selling food, fashion, household, garden, luggage, music, and much more !  Visit the attractive outdoor market, the vibrant Buttermarket and a[...]
Sep
17
Sat
8:00 am Leek Fine Food Market @ Leek Market Place
Leek Fine Food Market @ Leek Market Place
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Leek Fine Food Market @ Leek Market Place | Leek | England | United Kingdom
Held every third Saturday of the month, a great Food & Drink Market which brings together local and regional specialist food producers, with cookery demonstrations and musical entertainment.  Why not indulge in a little of[...]
10:00 am Nicholson War Memorial, Leek @ Nicholson War Memorial
Nicholson War Memorial, Leek @ Nicholson War Memorial
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Nicholson War Memorial, Leek @ Nicholson War Memorial | Leek | United Kingdom
At ninety feet high, it is one of the largest memorials in the country.  Open on the third Saturday of the month for free guided tours and for schools and community groups by appointment. For[...]
11:00 am Hanson’s Valuation Days @ The Nicholson Museum & Art Gallery
Hanson’s Valuation Days @ The Nicholson Museum & Art Gallery
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Antiques Valuation day with Antiques expert Charles Hanson’s team from Hansons Auctioneers and Valuers.