Panto is back at New Mills Art Theatre
Jul21

Panto is back at New Mills Art Theatre

Oh no it isn’t, Oh Yes It Is! – The Friends of New Mills Art Theatre are so pleased to be able to announce their next pantomime is Cinderella – probably the best panto story of all time.  After the production was sadly postponed last year, they have chosen the classic Cinderella story, script by Alan P Frayn, that is packed with all the wonderful panto characters, jokes and slapstick business, putting pantomime back where it belongs –...

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Have your Say about Plastic Use.
Jul18

Have your Say about Plastic Use.

Visit New Mills has been approached by Sijie Lin, a masters student at Manchester University, to spread the word about a survey they’re conducting into plastic use. Here’s what she said: ‘Hello!! We are master students from the University of Manchester, and we would like to introduce a business project from the marketing program. We are working on a project for analyzing consumers’ behaviour of plastic packages...

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NMVC Engagement Worker Vacancy
Jul08

NMVC Engagement Worker Vacancy

Here’s an exciting opportunity to be part of the physical activity and wellbeing movement in New Mills. This new role is part of a project which aims to understand local needs, build people’s confidence and to highlight the benefits of moving more for an individual’s overall health and wellbeing. The Engagement Worker will be joining the friendly New Mills Volunteer Centre team and will be key to working with various...

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New Home Awaits for Bowden Theatre Works
Jul07

New Home Awaits for Bowden Theatre Works

There’s no place like (a new) home. Bowden Theatre Works are pleased to announce that from September 2021 they will be moving to New Mills Art Theatre. They will be expanding their current timetable and offering a selection of Musical Theatre, Acting & Singing classes for all age groups. Class timetable and more information COMING SOON!...

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Flora and fauna – eagles or doves ?
Jul04

Flora and fauna – eagles or doves ?

Eagles or Doves? Aquilegia is a really common and splendid sight at the moment on roadside verges. Originally a wild flower, there are also many cultivated varieties in gardens and many of these have escaped back into the wild leading to a confusing picture! Original wild varieties are deep blue but can also be pink or white. The name possibly derives from the Latin for eagle with the petals supposedly resembling an eagle’s...

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New Mills Craft Market 10th July
Jul02

New Mills Craft Market 10th July

Hosted by Amber Pixie Crafts, New Mills Craft Market will be held on Saturday 10th July between 10am-4pm at St. George’s Parish Hall, New Mills, SK22 4NP.It will be the first Craft Market of the year to run in New Mills, and will hopefully be a regular event that will take place on the first Saturday of each month following the first event in July.Lucy Godden-Payne is the business owner of Amber Pixie Crafts, and the event...

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