Are You Ready For New Mills Festival 2021?
Sep07

Are You Ready For New Mills Festival 2021?

Just 3 more sleeps then it all kicks off in New Mills with (quite probably) the best and biggest festival of the High Peak, ever! Music, art, comedy, drama, walks, talks, exhibitions, workshops, straw bears (yes, really), scything and bread!! It’s difficult to know where to begin, there’s so much going on so let’s start with the much loved and long awaited ‘Festival Art Trail‘ which is a feat in itself,...

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New Home Awaits for Bowden Theatre Works
Jul07

New Home Awaits for Bowden Theatre Works

There’s no place like (a new) home. Bowden Theatre Works are pleased to announce that from September 2021 they will be moving to New Mills Art Theatre. They will be expanding their current timetable and offering a selection of Musical Theatre, Acting & Singing classes for all age groups. Class timetable and more information COMING SOON!...

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New Mills craft markets
May16

New Mills craft markets

Lucy is a a lover of all things crafty! She lives in New Mills with her husband and two young daughters who are also very much in to crafty projects too! Although crafty could be a polite term to use for her youngest daughter leaving messy handprints everywhere!  She started her own little craft business approximately 3 years ago called Amber Pixie Crafts, making handmade items such as cards, bookmarks, giftboxes, key rings etc. and...

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Showcasing local artists – part 1
Jan28

Showcasing local artists – part 1

Whilst The Gallery on High St remains closed during this latest lockdown, we’re going to feature the wide range of local, talented and inspirational artists whose work is generally on sale there. And most of them can still fulfill orders so do contact them if you see anything you like! Anne Humberstone Textile Artist and Printmaker, using textiles and stitch instead of canvas and paint. Most of her work is inspired by the...

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New Mills Fashion Week
Oct03

New Mills Fashion Week

Every Evening from 8pm Monday 12 – Friday 16 October Five free online events exploring the themes of fast fashion and clothes, bookable on Facebook at New Mills Fashion Week or email newmillsfashionweek@gmail.com  Monday kicks off with an illustrated talk – 100 Years of buying clothes. Tuesday there’s How Fashion Feels, an interactive session looking at how fashion influences the way we feel about ourselves and our bodies....

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Only 4 more sleeps!
Sep21

Only 4 more sleeps!

New Mills is counting down the days now to the Light Up New Mills event, taking place this coming weekend all over the town. ‘Light up New Mills’ – Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September will be a weekend of creativity that everyone can take part in by lighting up their homes, shops, gardens and businesses. Light Up New Mills will bring the spirit of the Lantern Procession into our homes with an all-people-friendly,...

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