Steaming through New Mills
Feb13

Steaming through New Mills

On Valentines Day at 11:45am the ‘Tin Bath’ will come steaming through New Mills Central. A real spectacle to see two steam engines pulling this retro train across to Sheffield via the Hope Valley line More details...

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New Mills and District Railway Modellers
Jan29

New Mills and District Railway Modellers

The club was formed in 1974 to help raise funds for the proposed New Mills Swimming Pool.  After the pool had been built, the members, having enjoyed the experience of staging the fund raising exhibitions, decided to carry on as New Mills and District Railway Modellers. Meetings were held in one of the local pubs and the first independent exhibition was organised. This proved to be a success and we were on our way. Many of those who...

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A beautiful autumn day
Nov01

A beautiful autumn day

This may be North Derbyshire more famed for heavy wintry weather and the odd sot of rain, but we do get the glorious sunny days spread in between as well. Today was just one of those days with a steam train coming through this morning and clear blue sky’s followed by early evening autumn mists to close the day off. Enjoy those autumn colours before winter...

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Steaming through New Mills
Oct29

Steaming through New Mills

This Sunday 1 November steaming through New Mills Central at 11:30am  

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Lantern parade news
Sep26

Lantern parade news

A fantastic evening ahead with New Mills lantern parade, please make sure you arrive early and park sensibly if you do need to drive, walking into town is by far the best option. The centre of town will be closed for the whole evening from 5pm with diversions in place. All details of road closures and news of events for the remainder of the festival can be found on the festival web site Huge thanks to anyone involved in organising the...

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Plaque Unveiling at Central Station – July 1st at 11:15am
Jun28

Plaque Unveiling at Central Station – July 1st at 11:15am

Plaque unveiling at New Mills Central The new time for Northern Rail’s Area Manager, Alex Hynes to arrive for the ceremony to unveil the plaque at Central Railway Station is 11.15pm The 150th Anniversary of the Station‘s opening on the 1st July 1865 is being celebrated in New Mills with a number of events, starting with the unveiling of the plaque. The Station has served the community ever since it opened; it is situated on the Hope...

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