Web Design.


Fully responsive websites

Fern Creative of Hathersage will help you present your business beautifully with a fully responsive website. Our responsive designs will smoothly adjust their layout based on the screen size and resolution of the device the website is being viewed on. Your customers will experience better readability and usability on whatever device they are using; be that on a desktop machine, tablet or smartphone.

I already own a website, what is the process?

If you already own a website and need a refresh to a new responsive design, we will build your website on our own servers, and then, once approved by you, the site will then go live on our excellent fully featured secure hosting platform.

Our Customers.


Grab a brew and have a look at some of the websites we look after…

Peak District Web Design

Ash Tree Cottage in Hartington needed a refreshed website that was both fast and responsive to promote their holiday cottage. Included photography package.


Peak District Web Design - Oaker Farm Holidays

Oaker Farm Holidays & Haddy’s Hut wanted to pack lots of information into each page. To do this, we used tabbed content that worked perfectly, giving a very clean look. Super-Fast loading and SEO optimised. Included property photography.


Oakhill Cromford

The website showcases the refurbished property, including its updated amenities and features, as well as providing information about the surrounding area and local attractions. The website is designed to be user-friendly and informative, making it easy for potential guests to learn about Oakhill Cromford and make reservations for their stay.




All websites that we design are hosted on our servers, and this means that within your monthly hosting fee you will also receive updates to WordPress to ensure your website keeps operating perfectly. Your hosting fee of £13.50 / month also includes a security certificate which shows https:// at the beginning of your website address and means that your website is encrypted and secure and capable of taking payments online. Google adores secure websites!




£1350monthly (or £140 billed annually)
  • Wordpress content management system kept up to date
  • PCI-DSS compliant hosting keeping your website secure
  • Powered by R1Soft – backup of your data every 6 hours
  • If you don’t already have a website, a .co.uk domain name is included in the price. *Extra charged for .com

7 Page Website

£85000*build cost
  • Responsive 7 Page Website
  • https:// SSL Security
  • Additional Pages – £85 / Page
  • Your website built offline until approved.
  • *Add £295 for an ecommerce website

Reviews Addon

£6000billed annually
  • Google Reviews
  • AirBnB Reviews
  • TripAdvisor Reviews
  • Booking.com Reviews
  • Add to ANY website even if you don’t host with Fern Creative



Included within the £13.50 / month fees are:
  • Hosting of your website on super-fast SSD servers
  • SSL certificate, so that your website remains secure… Google loves secure websites
  • Updates to the core of your website, and this includes updates to WordPress and all plugins that make your website work so well
Updates to your website design, as you may need changes, and/or the addition of new pages is charged at £45 / hour and quoted in advance.



Whilst your new website is being built, take the opportunity to update your imagery too. Fern Creative is run by the renowned Peak District photographer Phil Sproson and good, engaging photography is what breathes life into your new website. All of Phil’s services can be found at www.philsprosonphotography.com . Here are some galleries to whet your appetite.

View More Property Photography Work

Outdoor Brand, Press and Commercial Photography

The Peak District landscape provides the most perfect backdrop for outdoor photography shoots.  My intimate knowledge of the area means that I can pinpoint the best possible locations to showcase your brand, whether your vision involves wild, open moorland, craggy cliffs, ancient woodlands, peaceful rivers or picturesque villages.

Phil Sproson Photography has worked with a wide range of leading brands, combining the beauty of the Peak District landscape with the very best in outdoor photography to create stunning, memorable images.  My clients have included Patagonia, Forme Bikes, Cuda Bikes, Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, Minibus Options and Peak Cottages.

Working with Top Brands in the Peak District

I have also worked with a number of national magazines and publications to produce eye-catching images for feature articles.  I am a regular contributor to BBC Countryfile Magazine and my photographs have also been used in Trail Magazine, Derbyshire Life, The People’s Friend and the Daily Mail.

Working with National press and magazines

Find out more about Outdoor Brand, Press and Commercial Photography

Tourism Photography 

I have lived and worked in the Peak District for most of my adult life.  I know its hills and moors and woodlands like the back of my hand, and I love to explore it in every season, weather and mood.  This experience means that I know how best to use the Peak District landscape and its landmarks to help you market your commercial or tourism venture.  Beautiful, bright imagery is the key to making your promotional material stand out and attract attention.

Travel and Tourism Guides

I am also proud to have worked with a number of visitor attractions throughout the Peak District, providing images to help promote their businesses and grow their customer base, in digital formats, in printed guides and on large format promotional signage.  I have provided specialist underground photography for Poole’s Cavern in Buxton, woodland images for outdoor signage at Buxton Country Park, and interior shots of the Pump Room for the Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust.

Pooles Cavern Buxton

Find out more about travel and tourism photography