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 Music Service Comes to New Mills
Apr14

New Music Service Comes to New Mills

New Mills has a new music service – High Peak Recordings – which offers mixing, mastering and audio repair services, as well as advice on recording. High Peak Recordings was established by Bon Holloway. With over 10 years’ experience in mixing, mastering and recording, Bon graduated from Spirit Studios, where he received a Distinction in Music Production and Sound Engineering. His aim is to work with clients to achieve their musical...

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Parent & Baby singing session at Spring Bank Arts
Dec04

Parent & Baby singing session at Spring Bank Arts

Tuesday, 8 December 2020 from 13:30-14:30 at Spring Bank, SK22 4BH New Mills. * Booking is required * Spaces to this event are limited.£5 per baby/adult, or pay-what-you-can. This event is for parents/carers with pre-crawling babies and parents-to-be. Come along for a socially-distanced sing with your baby, in the beautiful Spring Bank Arts, New Mills. No singing experience necessary.We sing simple songs and lullabies, everything...

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Thornsett Band
Jan17

Thornsett Band

For the first time, this years Xmas Light Switch included Thornsett Band in their classic red jackets. What do they do in their band room in Thornsett? A typical brass band rehearsal will involve playing a mixture of new and familiar pieces as Matt Gee, the musical director, works with the players to build up a concert programme focusing on improving the playing. What might surprise a newcomer is the level of laughter there is, the...

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SOLD OUT – The Small Glories at Torr Vale Mills
Oct30

SOLD OUT – The Small Glories at Torr Vale Mills

Friday 6 December see’s Canadian roots powerhouse duo The Small Glories performing at Torr Vale Mill in New Mills as part of a world tour. The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies with a stage banter striking a unique balance between slapstick and sermon, these veteran singer-songwriters have a way of making time disappear, rooms shrink,...

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