DCC collecting ‘White Hall’ stories for heritage lottery funded project
Dec03

DCC collecting ‘White Hall’ stories for heritage lottery funded project

Stories and memories of students who have visited DCC’s White Hall Outdoor Education Centre since it opened almost 70 years ago are being collected to create a film about its history in a £10,000 project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The centre opened in 1951, and is recognised as a leading influence in the development of outdoor education in the UK and across the world.  New Mills’ very own Spring Bank School (now...

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Online shopping raises funds for Visit New Mills and costs you nothing
Aug25

Online shopping raises funds for Visit New Mills and costs you nothing

Did you know that every time you make an online purchase, you could help Visit New Mills to raise much needed funds for Community projects and it won’t cost you a penny? All you have to do is go to easyfundraising.org.uk and join as a supporter of Visit New Mills. Then you can browse all the retailers and continue shopping as you would normally – they are all on there… Amazon, holiday companies, food shopping etc. The only...

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OPEN : New Mills Millennium Walkway
May08

OPEN : New Mills Millennium Walkway

Update – as of 31 May the Millennium Walkway is now reopened Overnight on 2 May the New Mills Millennium Walkway was damaged at the west end with 7 of the side cables being cut This left DCC with no alternative but to close the walkway whilst the damage is properly surveyed and repairs carries out. Initial surveys were due to be carried out today (Tuesday 8 May) and the repair is marked as urgent. As soon as we have a reopening...

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New Mills Jolly Joggers celebrate their 1st birthday
Nov06

New Mills Jolly Joggers celebrate their 1st birthday

Back in 2016, when Elinor Doherty first mooted the idea of starting a local jogging group, she had no idea just how popular it would become.  12 months on and the group has over 200 members of all fitness levels who enjoy the no pressure style of jogging that defines this group. Starting at the entrance to the Torrs next to the bus stop near the co-op on Sunday mornings at 10.30, there’s no pressure to be quick and Elinor makes...

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Wild’s Milk – your local milk, cream and eggs supplier
Sep11

Wild’s Milk – your local milk, cream and eggs supplier

Wild’s Milk, is a local business which provides early morning deliveries to your doorstep, of fresh farm milk from Heathy Grange Farm, in traditional, environmentally friendly, returnable glass bottles. Plastic bottles are also available for your convenience. They provide: – Full Cream/Whole Milk – Semi Skimmed Milk – Skimmed Milk – Cream (double/whipping) – Fresh Farm Eggs Deliveries on Monday,...

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It’s Festival time in New Mills!
Sep05

It’s Festival time in New Mills!

 This September, New Mills will host a variety of activities for people of all ages to get involved in. From an afternoon foraging for fungi, spending a sunny morning chasing giant bubbles in High Lea Park to a family day out at a lantern making workshop, there will be something to tickle everyone’s fancy. New Mills Festival is a two week annual celebration of community spirit, which includes a diverse range of activities. Featuring...

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