Laura Knowlton and her two-year-old daughter Amelia enjoy a fairground ride.

Pictures as Derbyshire families flock to Big Day Out at the Midland Railway-Butterley

Families across the Ripley area flocked to the Midland Railway-Butterley for the heritage line's annual Big Day Out event.

There was a fun-packed programme on Wednesday with activities such as ride on toys, soft play in a double-decker bus, fairground rides and face painting.

Nine-year-old Mia Elliott and her 7 year old sister Mary meet up with Chase from Paw Patrol.
Nine-year-old Mia Elliott and her 7 year old sister Mary meet up with Chase from Paw Patrol.
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Three-year-old Freddie Bains enjoys the Punch and Judy show with grandma Anne Bains and aunt Carol Williams.
Three-year-old Freddie Bains enjoys the Punch and Judy show with grandma Anne Bains and aunt Carol Williams.
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Dawn Wheelwright with her children, Albie, Gene, Neve, Seth and Noah.
Dawn Wheelwright with her children, Albie, Gene, Neve, Seth and Noah.
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Two-year-old twin sisters, Amelia and Harriett Shore enjoy their ice cream.
Two-year-old twin sisters, Amelia and Harriett Shore enjoy their ice cream.
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