It was launched in 1982 as the Glossop and District Courier but changed title to the High Peak Courier in January 1983. It was published by the Chesterfield-based Derbyshire Times Group (Wilfred Edmunds Ltd), a branch of the Johnston Press nationwide group of regional and local newspaper publishers. The editorial offices were collocated with the Buxton Advertiser‘s in Buxton.
It was one of a two-title series of Courier newspapers; the Glossop Courier covered the area to the north of the High Peak.
It had no website of its own; the link below is to the Advertiser‘s website.
It came out on Fridays.
It was replaced in 2009 by the Peak Courier.