Newtown station bridge
Feb12

Newtown station bridge

You will have no doubt noticed the scaffolding and workmen busy on the platform bridge at Newtown station. The bridge and stairs are 157 years old and were in need of some TLC to restore them to their former glory. The Grade-II listed Victorian structure was originally built in 1863, six years after the station opened and as with the bridge at Central station is a beautiful reminder of our railway heritage here in New Mills Access to...

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Free Parking
Mar13

Free Parking

Good news on parking for New Mills residents – from May this year residents will be able to park free of charge in New Mills car parks until noon and from 3.00 pm In simple terms parking charges will only apply Monday to Saturday midday to 3.00 pm, which should be a benefit residents and traders. All you need to know about getting or replacing your permit – any questions about how you get a replacement permit or a new...

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New Mills Volunteer Centre need drivers
Aug23

New Mills Volunteer Centre need drivers

Due to a variety of reasons a few of NMVC’s regular drivers have sadly had to leave them recently and so they’re beginning to run a bit short. If you know of anyone that might be interested or you can offer a few hours of your time yourself,  please contact Hannah.  Their volunteer drivers help to provide transport for older people, disabled people, or people with learning difficulties which would prevent them from using...

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New Mills model railway exhibition – 17 and 18 June

On the weekend of 17 and 18 June the annual show comes back to New Mills Town Hall with many live working exhibits, trade stands and advice that can be given by local enthusiasts. The show opens daily at 10am and light refreshments are available.    ...

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Videos
Jul21

Videos

Over the coming weeks we will be publishing a series of videos of New Mills showing the town in its different aspects. The first one shows the great outdoors and is produced by Sonder Pictures of New Mills  ...

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Arriva Trains
Jul07

Arriva Trains

Arriva has arrived and more trains are promised Arriva has won the Contract to deliver the area’s train services and so the Arriva Northern Director for Communities and Sustainability, Dr Booth, gave a verbal presentation at the recent High Peak and Hope Valley Rail Partnership’s meeting explaining the services and facilities that they had promoted in their planning to enable their success. Better availability of ticket...

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