£10,000 to restore shop fronts
Feb24

£10,000 to restore shop fronts

Some of the country’s loveliest heritage buildings are to be found in the High Peak but keeping them looking that way can be a costly business – some of the shop fronts on Market Street and High Street in New Mills are a fantastic reminder of our heritage Now, thanks to High Peak Borough Council’s Heritage Regeneration Grant Scheme, financial help is available to help fund projects aimed at restoring and repairing...

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Suspended coffees
Feb10

Suspended coffees

It’s over 18 months since conversations started about suspended drinks in New Mills and it’s fantastic that this has now started at Pulse Cafe on Union Road. Pulse Cafe started this new initiative at the beginning of February which is designed to give anyone less well off the chance to have a free coffee, tea or even a hot meal in their cafe. The concept of ‘Suspended Coffees’ originated in New York, and has...

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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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New Mills Foodie Friends Café
Apr29

New Mills Foodie Friends Café

New Mills residents are invited to become part of the social eating revolution in one of the county’s first Super Kitchens. New Mills Foodie Friends Café will operate from St George’s Parish Church Hall where a group of local volunteers have worked to launch Derbyshire’s third Super Kitchen in what is hoped to become a countywide network.  Super Kitchens (www.superkitchen.org.uk) are “social eating spaces” where people come together...

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Seedling Saturday
May12

Seedling Saturday

Seedling Saturday this year is on 16th May at The Torrs, Market Street, New Mills from 10 am until noon. This is New Mills Allotment and Gardening Societies popular annual seedling exchange event. Please come along if you would like to try something new in your garden or on your plot, or if you have experienced a crop failure that you need to replace. You don’t need to bring seedlings to swap. This will be a nice ‘social’ event as the...

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Walkers are Welcome
May12

Walkers are Welcome

New Mills Walkers are Welcome group now run a weekly short Walk for Health. If you know someone who is recovering from illness, or whose health needs a boost, these short walks are 40 minutes or so in length, and we match our pace to the needs of the walkers. These walks happen every Tuesday at 10.30am from Pulse Cafe on Union Road, New...

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