New Mills – A Fairtrade Town!
Mar15

New Mills – A Fairtrade Town!

New Mills was the first town in the High Peak to gain Fairtrade town status back in 2006. To gain this status the original Fairtrade steering group submitted forms and evidence to show the group’s activities promoting an awareness of Fairtrade in New Mills. They detailed the involvement of the council, schools, churches and businesses and documented media coverage of events promoting Fairtrade. Over time, for a variety of reasons, but...

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High Peak Youth Forum Latest
Mar11

High Peak Youth Forum Latest

The next online forum takes place on Thursday 18th March at 6.30pm, via Zoom and email invitation. This session is for young people aged 11 to 13 years and will be looking at organising some outdoor events for the summer. So sign up and tell everyone what you want to see happening in your area for your age group. Please email Lynne Allen if you need further information or call her on 0781 250...

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New Mills COVID Test Centre Now Open
Mar10

New Mills COVID Test Centre Now Open

Residents in New Mills are being urged to make use of a new test centre at the Adult Education Centre for people without symptoms of Coronavirus. People do not need to be showing any symptoms or book an appointment in order to visit. The centre opened today and its opening times are as follows: Monday: 9am to 7pm Tuesday – Friday: 9am to 5pm Saturday: 9am to midday A spokesperson for Derbyshire County Council said: “You...

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BEING Outdoors re-opening dates
Mar05

BEING Outdoors re-opening dates

Here’s the latest update from BEING Outdoors: To all our Forest School families, We hope you are all well and managing to get out into nature as we move forward. We are so pleased to share that we can look ahead and re-start some of our programmes as we move out of lockdown. Its been a long wait and we are so thankful to have such supportive families who have been so patient as we navigate the guidance and changes to provision...

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High Peak Youth Forum – Latest News
Feb15

High Peak Youth Forum – Latest News

The High Peak Youth Forums are being run for 11 to 13 year olds on the 3rd  Thursday of each month at 6.30pm and the 14 to 18 year olds session is being held on the 4th Thursday of each month at 6.30pm Before their first session a parent / guardian needs to complete a permission slip (available by email from Lynne Allen)  . All young people booked on to each session will receive a zoom invitation via email. The next 11...

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