Keep New Mills Beautiful
Sep17

Keep New Mills Beautiful

What is it? Keep Britain Tidy are doing Great British September Clean, 11th to 27th September 2020, with support from Visit New Mills & New Mills Litter Pick Party we are doing a New Mills September Clean From 11th to 27th September 2020. We are asking that individuals, families, community groups, schools and businesses complete a litter pick in the New Mills Area anytime between these dates....

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Community cinema is back
Aug15

Community cinema is back

At long last we are able to start showing free childrens cinema at St Georges Parish Hall – it was so popular that teh first film has already sold out. We have had to introduce ticketing (they are free) to ensure we are able to perform a ‘track and trace’ if ever needed. Keep an eye on teh face book page as we are already planning teh next film whoch will be on 25th August

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Flora and fauna – by the pond
Aug15

Flora and fauna – by the pond

Came across this by the pond today; from a distance it looked small enough to be a damselfly but on closer inspection it became clear it was a dragonfly, the Common Darter.  At rest, dragonflies hold their four wings spread out, unlike the damsel which has them together over their back, like a butterfly. The dragonfly is a fabulous flier, backwards or forwards, out-manoeuvring any other insect as it hunts them down. Hoverflies, wasps,...

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Light up New Mills – 2020
Aug07

Light up New Mills – 2020

This September we’re planning to light up the whole of New Mills for an entire weekend by transforming our streets into magical, illuminated galleries! But we need your help… ‘Light up New Mills’ – Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September will be a weekend of creativity that everyone can take part in by lighting up their homes, shops, gardens and businesses. Light Up New Mills will bring the spirit of the Lantern Procession into our...

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Schools fundraiser
Aug07

Schools fundraiser

Please support New Mills Youth and Community fundraiser if you can. As a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic our schools have had to cancel all of their usual summer fundraising activities, losing out on much needed funds as a consequence. ALL funds raised through this fundraiser will go straight to our schools in New Mills, and New Mills Youth and Community Project will also donate 10% of the total amount raised as an extra...

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