Torrside Brewing
Jan19

Torrside Brewing

Established in 2015, Torrside Brewing is located across from Swizzels, alongside the picturesque Peak Forest Canal. Rather than taking the traditional approach of producing a range of core beers, brewers Chris, Nick and Peter opted for a more free-wheeling approach, brewing all manner of beers across a huge range of different styles and strengths. Although some of the brewery’s creations are now brewed on a semi-regular basis, having...

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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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One World Festival 2018
Jul03

One World Festival 2018

One World Festival is on Saturday 7 July. The free open air festival, which celebrates the themes of peace, the environment, cultural diversity, community and world development, will be taking place this Saturday 7th July 2018, from 12 noon until 6 pm at High Lea Park, St Mary’s Road, New Mills. The theme for this year’s festival is “Make New Mills fantastic, try to use less plastic”. A wide range of bands and...

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Quiz Masters – £20K and counting !
Feb26

Quiz Masters – £20K and counting !

Organisers of a popular New Mills pub quiz group that has donated over £20,000 to local causes are celebrating its third anniversary. Quizit is the brainchild of New Mills friends Sean Whewell and Tony Audenshaw. They came up with the idea over a pint at The Rock Tavern pub on Wirksmoor Road, and the weekly sessions are due to turn three years old on Monday 5th March. The events take place at 9pm every Thursday at pubs around the...

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February Quizits
Feb06

February Quizits

We try and do our bit to help support everything that is good about New Mills – if you are part of a community group or school and would like to request a Quizit in your name then get in touch on...

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The Willows playing at St Georges Church
Jan07

The Willows playing at St Georges Church

The Willows a folk band hailing from Cambridge, UK. “…straddle the worlds between Americana and English roots music and do it in a very very deft way…” Mike Harding Folk Show “…Absolutely gorgeous sound, a lovely album…” Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2 “… a breath of fresh air to the folk music community… “Maverick Magazine “…outstanding!” The Telegraph, With stories at the heart of...

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