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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John’s Sweet Emporium
Jul31

John’s Sweet Emporium

Est in 2014 as New Mills Candy Carts and Candy by John Brocklehurst, Brett and Claire Chapman have been customers from its opening and watched John build his dream into a reality. They have always respected John, loved the kindness he has shown their children and all those in the community. So when to opportunity came to be able to continue that dream they took over the shop, paying homage with a fitting name “John’s Sweet Emporium”....

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