Incredible Edible – good enough to eat
Jun04

Incredible Edible – good enough to eat

You can’t beat fresh herbs to compliment a good meal, so it’s great to have access to a ready supply of free fresh herbs popping up around New Mills courtesy of Incredible Edible Their recent accomplishments include a recent sprinkling of TLC at Torr Top making the planters and wall spaces look fantastic –  we now have chives, marjoram, sage, mint, oregano, sorrel, parsley, fennel, rosemary and even wild strawberries...

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Nimble green fingers wanted in New Mills
May24

Nimble green fingers wanted in New Mills

A volunteer service in New Mills is on the lookout for people with a passion for gardening and horticulture. As the good weather has made an appearance, New Mills and District Volunteer Centre has seen an influx in requests from local elderly or disabled residents, wanting gardening support. The centre offers a service to people from New Mills to Chapel-en-le-Frith and villages in-between, who might struggle to get out and maintain...

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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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Derbyshire Open Arts – 26 to 28 May
May04

Derbyshire Open Arts – 26 to 28 May

Derbyshire Open Arts comes back to New Mills over the weekend of 26-28 May across 8 different venues (see map) Today we write about one of the artists who will be presenting her work at Spring Bank Arts. Adele Kime is currently very busy making her silver and colourful anodised aluminium ranges for the fantastic Derbyshire Open Arts event this May bank holiday 26th to 28th. Having taught jewellery making classes for the last 20 years...

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Ten and counting
Apr24

Ten and counting

Torrs Hydro is set to celebrate 10 years of community-owned renewable energy generation in New Mills next Saturday, 28th April 2018, with its Annual General Meeting and Presentation followed by an Open Day for anyone interested to attend. This year’s presentation will focus on the growth of interest in community shares as a means of raising capital for community projects. Guest speaker, Alice Wharton, Community Shares Unit Programme...

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Torrs Hydro – everybodys talking
Apr03

Torrs Hydro – everybodys talking

Lovely article about ‘Archie’ – the interview by ‘everbodys talking’ was with Mary Cohen one of Torrs Hydros Directors. http://www.everybodys-talking.org/node/8872...

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