One World Festival – 2 July – High Lea Park
Jun29

One World Festival – 2 July – High Lea Park

THERE will be a party in the park as a musical festival with an environmental message takes place. The One World Festival will be held at High Lea Park, New Mills, on Saturday from midday until 6pm. Held annually it will feature a line-up of musical acts which include Kathy’s Band, Mama Goose, Lazlo Baby, Emilie Lee, Musical Roots, TadFaster and Take Part in the Arts. Usually it attracts several thousand people and this...

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Beer, beer we want more beer..
May28

Beer, beer we want more beer..

What a busy beer, perry and cider weekend ahead – with plenty on offer at both The Beehive where their third festival takes place all bank holiday weekend and also 200 metres up the road at Torrside Brewing at the canal basin. There will be dozens of beers, perrys and ciders from across the region including Rock Mill...

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May Day Brewery Tap
Apr30

May Day Brewery Tap

30th April – 1st May, May Day Brewery Tap at Torrside Brewery, at New Mills Marina. 12 noon until 8pm. Locally brewed ales and ciders on tap and in bottles to take away. Soft drinks and refreshments also available, sold in aid of New Mills High School’s ‘Space Masterclass’ Russian visit this October. All welcome, FREE entry, family and dog...

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New Mills Marina
Sep08

New Mills Marina

:       New Mills Marina : Formally opened Saturday 5 September. Pridewater Estates committed to and funded a third of a million pound root and branch renovation aimed at transforming the marina into modern, 21st century residential and leisure moorings, designed to satisfy the needs of today’s narrow boat owners and their families whilst preserving the historic integrity of the site. The site now boasts some excellent...

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The Beehive Bank Holiday Beer Festival
May20

The Beehive Bank Holiday Beer Festival

Starting Friday 22 May all the way through to Monday 25 May the Beehive Beer Festival has beers and ciders from all corners of the land – Scotland, Brighton, Cornwall as well as much loved local favourites from much closer to home. As we type up the list of 40 final preparations are under way with Stella (what better name for a tea total landlady) and her team ready for a very busy four days.   Glaslyn Ale Purple Moose...

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Beer, beer, we want more beer
Mar28

Beer, beer, we want more beer

With pubs in New Mills reopening and being refurbished it’s no surprise to hear of a brewery opening up in town. Torrside Brewing is being set up by a team of three experienced local homebrewers. Chris Clough, Peter Sidwell and Nick Wright who have all been homebrewing for years, even picking up an award or two along the way. They are now looking to scale things up and share their brewing obsession with quality beer with New...

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