Can you help ?
Jul09

Can you help ?

Date: Thursday 12th July Time: Interviews start at 13.10 (if you could come to the school for about 12:45 so that we can run through the interview process with all the volunteers) and will finish by 15:10. Address: New Mills School, Church Lane, New Mills, High Peak, SK22 4NR The mock interviews are a great event for the students to get real, practical experience of facing a realistic work experience situation and be able to get...

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Shield Tree Wood
Jul07

Shield Tree Wood

Shield Tree Wood is a Viking themed Forest School and outdoor woodland at Thornsett Fields Farm, New Mills on the edge of the Derbyshire Peak District. They are passionate about getting children and adults back outside where they are happiest. At Shield Tree Wood they use exploration, den building, woodland crafts, tool use, campfire cooking, woodland games and story-telling to support the emotional development of our learners....

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A summer of Bushcraft
Jun17

A summer of Bushcraft

Over the summer we once again have several Bushcraft sessions happening in New Mills courtesy of Buck Stone Bushcraft Each session will cost £5, and will cover nature awareness, tracking, carving, foraging, mindfulness, meditation, journaling and natural health and well being. You will do some group exercises and some solo activities, as well as going on walks, using tools, making small fires and drinking wild teas. A willingness to...

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Rethinking plastic in New Mills
Nov15

Rethinking plastic in New Mills

Every year approximately 8 million tons of plastic waste finds its way into our oceans, where it wreaks havoc on our wildlife, and then finds its way into the human food chain. Rethink Plastic New Mills, a campaign by Transition New Mills, aims to boost awareness of the problem encourage New Mills residents to use alternatives to single use plastic, and increase recycling. The campaign launched in October, when Transition members and...

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New Mills Christmas Lights Switch On – 25 November
Oct02

New Mills Christmas Lights Switch On – 25 November

This years Christmas Lights Switch On starts at 5pm on 25 November when the town fills with festive fun – with live music, food and dance alongside fairground and market stalls.   Find out what acts are playing and what food and drink will be hear this year on this...

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Summer tennis lessons in New Mills
Jul18

Summer tennis lessons in New Mills

This years summer holiday Junior tennis coaching courses at New Mills Tennis Club will take place during the following weeks : Monday 24th July Monday 7th August Monday 21st August Monday 28th August The course runs each day from 10 am to 4pm. For more information and to book a place, parents should  contact Alex Graver on 07468 462...

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