Derby

Disabled children's holiday centre in Derbyshire opens

Work on a £1.5m holiday facility for children and young people with disabilities in Derbyshire has been completed

Meadow Lodge at Lea Green, near Matlock, has six bedrooms, a sensory room and an outdoor adventure area.

Families and organisations working with disabled children can book the facility for short breaks.

The new centre was funded by money from a government grant.

Staff at Meadow Lodge will be able to support disabled children and their families to take part in activities including canoeing, an obstacle course and a zip wire.

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