Banger rallying across Europe raising funds for High Peak patients with life-limiting illnesses
Jun18

Banger rallying across Europe raising funds for High Peak patients with life-limiting illnesses

A New Mills doctor is preparing for the trip of a lifetime alongside three other adventurous chaps, as they’re set to take on a 2,500 mile banger car rally across Europe. Dr Mark Blackburn will join forces with John Gilbert, Anthony Britland and Steve Robinson to take on the amazing Rusty Rex Rallies challenge later this week, driving across nine countries in just four days. The men are hoping to raise £5,000 for patient care and...

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Thornsett Festival – A celebration of food, drink, crafts and music
Apr05

Thornsett Festival – A celebration of food, drink, crafts and music

Thornsett Festival.  •We have live music playing from 2pm till finish with local beer from Torrside, Rockmill, Wincle, Intrepid  and Chapel-en-le-Frith craft brewing. •Gin & Prosecco from Raise The Bar Events  •Live music from Cameron Hinchcliffe, Mia Moon, The Gally Canters and Recover  •Hot and cold food vendors, locally produced foods to eat on site or take home.  •Local crafters and artists  •...

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30th Birthday Celebration at New Mills Heritage and Information Centre
Mar21

30th Birthday Celebration at New Mills Heritage and Information Centre

It’s our 30th Birthday Bash Come and join us for a full day of activities Saturday 6th April 10.45 to 4pm at Rock Mill Lane, New Mills SK22 3BN All day The steam roller will be stationed on Rock Mill Lane. In the Centre will be two exhibitions – a “Memory Lane Photographic Display” and a first gifts exhibition of Heritage Objects donated to the Centre, including everyday objects and some curiosities 10.45 – 11.30 New Mills Brass...

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High Peak Young Artists  All the information you need to enter!
Mar12

High Peak Young Artists All the information you need to enter!

High Peak Young Arts is an open exhibition taking submissions from artists aged 14 – 20 years. The exhibition will take place on the bank holiday weekend, 25th, 26th and 27th of May at Spring Bank Arts Centre New Mills.It is an open submission accepting artwork in any form, drawing, painting, film, sculpture, photography etc. We want to see how creative you can be! For £5 you can submit up to 5 artworks. It’s a great opportunity to be...

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Robinson Crusoe -First Night Review

Once again, we found ourselves at the opening night of the Friends of the Art Theatre pantomime in New Mills and, as usual, we were not disappointed.  It was a great traditional family show with humour for the adults as well as the children, in fact some jokes even made me laugh and I thought I’d heard them all! Apart from some first night nerves, which is understandable, the show opened with what seemed to be the whole cast on...

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