Antiques Road Show
Sep16

Antiques Road Show

The curators at New Mills Heritage Centre were delighted to be invited by the BBC to take along the museum’s  WW1 Torr Top Tunnel trench sign for filming at Lyme Park last week (10th September). The day stayed fine and was much enjoyed by the museum party made up of curators Linda Whitaker, Maureen Hall, Nicky Burgess and local resident Colin Gray. Colin generously brought along his grandfather’s letters and service papers which have...

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Happy Birthday to New Mills Central
Jun02

Happy Birthday to New Mills Central

Opening on Tuesday 30th June at New Mills Heritage and Information Centre, a celebration of 150 years of railway history in New Mills. From the Royal Assent on 15th May 1860 to the Beeching cuts of 1970 and the Visit New Mills music trains of 2015, the exhibition includes snapshots from the busy history of the railway in New Mills. The display will include original artefacts, model locomotives and tableau reconstructions of some...

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Paul Gent and Andrea Joseph at New Mills Heritage Centre
Mar21

Paul Gent and Andrea Joseph at New Mills Heritage Centre

Two excellent local artists, Paul Gent and Andrea Joseph, are currently exhibiting in New Mills Heritage and Information Centre. You will have experienced their unique sketch and poster work many times either through Andreas Dr Sketchy persona and through Paul’s many posters for Visit New Mills music trains and the work they display in The Gallery on High Street in New Mills. The Heritage Centre is open every day apart from...

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