Lockdown litter picking
Jun20

Lockdown litter picking

It all started with Blue Peter’s 6 badges of summer, Dylan wanted to do a litterpick in the hope that he would get his Green badge.  Dylan busy picking litter in New Mills After asking for suggestions of areas he could go, a few people replied with suggestions. He went out and completed a litter pick in the Torrs riverside park and along the sett Valley trail.  A friend had suggested that we could raise some sponsorship money, I...

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Flora and fauna – signs of Spring
Mar22

Flora and fauna – signs of Spring

Flora and fauna : Signs of Spring Well Spring is hanging round the corner and everything’s on the point of happening. We had a wander along the canal across from Swizzels last weekend and hiding behind The Hub (that pink building) were a few patches of lemon yellow coltsfoot. A sure sign of things to come. Coltsfoot is the first of the ‘dandelion-like’ flowers to poke their heads up each year.  What an evocative, old-world name...

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Open Business Event for Traders and Businesses in New Mills
Mar09

Open Business Event for Traders and Businesses in New Mills

Date: Friday 20th March 2020Time: 3:00pm – 6:00pm (Light Buffet provided)Venue: The Torrs, The Butterfly House Cafe, 34 Market Street, New Mills, High Peak SK22 4AE Open Business Event for Traders and Businesses in New Mills – High Peak Borough Council You are warmly invited to join a meeting which has been arranged for Local Businesses.High Peak Borough Council received funding and has now recruited a Regeneration...

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New Mills Community Cinema
Jan17

New Mills Community Cinema

The New mills Community Cinema is run by volunteers in close association with St. George’s Church. We run six or seven films a year during the school holidays, as the target market is the children of New Mills, Birch Vale, Newtown, Marple, Hayfield, Little Hayfield and the surrounding area. It’s free to attend for all, we supply snacks and drinks for both children & adults plus, most importantly, show the latest film available and...

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SOLD OUT – The Small Glories at Torr Vale Mills
Oct30

SOLD OUT – The Small Glories at Torr Vale Mills

Friday 6 December see’s Canadian roots powerhouse duo The Small Glories performing at Torr Vale Mill in New Mills as part of a world tour. The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies with a stage banter striking a unique balance between slapstick and sermon, these veteran singer-songwriters have a way of making time disappear, rooms shrink,...

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Online shopping raises funds for Visit New Mills and costs you nothing
Aug25

Online shopping raises funds for Visit New Mills and costs you nothing

Did you know that every time you make an online purchase, you could help Visit New Mills to raise much needed funds for Community projects and it won’t cost you a penny? All you have to do is go to easyfundraising.org.uk and join as a supporter of Visit New Mills. Then you can browse all the retailers and continue shopping as you would normally – they are all on there… Amazon, holiday companies, food shopping etc. The only...

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