New Mills Christmas Lights Switch On
Dec06

New Mills Christmas Lights Switch On

Last Saturday, in front of crowds of local people out for the evening to enjoy the fun, the stars of New Mills Art Theatre pantomime, Hansel & Gretel, switched on the Christmas Tree lights to mark the seasonal celebrations at New Mills Christmas Lights, Market and Fair.  On the way through the market Hansel and Gretel stopped to say hello to the wonderful Christmas Tree and The Snow Queen stilt walkers. New Mills Art Theatre...

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Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School
Nov14

Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School

So, this week the window opened for applications for Reception places in primary schools for September 2020. If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you’ll need to apply for their infant or primary school place by 15 January 2020. Too much, too soon? Take Part can assist with your child’s transition to primary school. Got yourself a pre-school drama queen or king, or a tiny, timid little mouse? Then...

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Lights Switch On, Market and Fair – Saturday 30 November
Oct24

Lights Switch On, Market and Fair – Saturday 30 November

Saturday 30th  November is this year’s New Mills Christmas lights switch on, market and fair which is a key festive event in the High Peak’s run up to Christmas. The event has managed to retain a traditional look and feel, attracting thousands of family visitors from around the region every year. The family orientated event focuses around the town centre with the traditional switching on of the Christmas Tree lights in the centre...

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Caregiving opportunities
Aug02

Caregiving opportunities

‘It’s not working. It’s caring with Home Instead’ Home Instead Senior Care (High Peak) is a well-established, award winning independent domiciliary care company whose mission is to consistently exceed their client’s expectations through the commitment of highly trained staff who are passionate about providing uncompromising care to people in their own homes. We offer one-to-one bespoke services to individual private clients. Due...

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Banger rallying across Europe raising funds for High Peak patients with life-limiting illnesses
Jun18

Banger rallying across Europe raising funds for High Peak patients with life-limiting illnesses

A New Mills doctor is preparing for the trip of a lifetime alongside three other adventurous chaps, as they’re set to take on a 2,500 mile banger car rally across Europe. Dr Mark Blackburn will join forces with John Gilbert, Anthony Britland and Steve Robinson to take on the amazing Rusty Rex Rallies challenge later this week, driving across nine countries in just four days. The men are hoping to raise £5,000 for patient care and...

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New Mills – Under the Hammer
Apr17

New Mills – Under the Hammer

New Mills under the Hammer is a local fundraising auction of promises and gifts donated by the local community. Come along to have fun, grab a bargain in the auction, take part in a raffle and raise some money for two great local charities. The auction will take place at the Pride of the Peaks on Saturday 18th May starting at 7:30pm. Auction lots donated last year included signed books from local authors, a day at a local brewery,...

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