Northern Introducing New Temporary Timetable from 2nd August
Jul30

Northern Introducing New Temporary Timetable from 2nd August

Customers travelling in the North West are advised to check before they travel due to the introduction of new temporary timetables from Monday 2 August. The timetables will see a reduction in services on some routes, though every effort has been made to protect key services at peak times. The temporary timetables have been introduced due to the reduction in available train crew because of the virus and colleagues self-isolating.  The...

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New Mills Station Benefits from Investment in Improvements
May14

New Mills Station Benefits from Investment in Improvements

Train operator, Northern have been hard at work over the past year working on a series of new projects and upgrades right across their network, including our local station, New Mills Newtown.Improvements include – Brand new ticket machines– Better accessibility for mobility scooters– Refurbished waiting roomsAnd that’s not all, the following improvements have also been made: – Brand new LED lighting to...

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Newtown station bridge
Feb12

Newtown station bridge

You will have no doubt noticed the scaffolding and workmen busy on the platform bridge at Newtown station. The bridge and stairs are 157 years old and were in need of some TLC to restore them to their former glory. The Grade-II listed Victorian structure was originally built in 1863, six years after the station opened and as with the bridge at Central station is a beautiful reminder of our railway heritage here in New Mills Access to...

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New Mills model railway exhibition – 17 and 18 June

On the weekend of 17 and 18 June the annual show comes back to New Mills Town Hall with many live working exhibits, trade stands and advice that can be given by local enthusiasts. The show opens daily at 10am and light refreshments are available.    ...

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Videos
Jul21

Videos

Over the coming weeks we will be publishing a series of videos of New Mills showing the town in its different aspects. The first one shows the great outdoors and is produced by Sonder Pictures of New Mills  ...

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Arriva Trains
Jul07

Arriva Trains

Arriva has arrived and more trains are promised Arriva has won the Contract to deliver the area’s train services and so the Arriva Northern Director for Communities and Sustainability, Dr Booth, gave a verbal presentation at the recent High Peak and Hope Valley Rail Partnership’s meeting explaining the services and facilities that they had promoted in their planning to enable their success. Better availability of ticket...

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