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All set for a cracker of a Christmas at Garden House

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017

A Cracker of a Christmas got underway at the Garden House recently with a two day event opened by Stockport's Mayor and Consort, Councillor Linda and Mr Ken Holt.

Beth shows she has a heart to Be Proud of

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017

BETH Clark has been hailed a community hero in recognition of her determination to make Manchester a better place to live in the aftermath of the Arena bomb blast.

Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 30th Anniversary

By Phil Cooke on Sunday, 26 November, 2017

This Year’s Marple Bridge Association Winter Wonderland Event will take place on Saturday the 2nd December from 1pm till 4pm on Town Street in Marple Bridge.

Town Street will be closed for the event which is the Winter Wonderlands 30th Anniversary.

There will be 35 stalls selling various gifts and as always the…

Disley switch on the 'high light' of the year!

Sunday, 26 November, 2017

The Disley Christmas Lights Switch On has literally become the “high light” of the village year. Friday 1st December is the date and this year there will be more going on than ever before.

Glossop charity worker embarks on marathon Christmas trek to Bosnia

By Matthew Corrigan on Wednesday, 22 November, 2017

For the last twenty-one years, former engineer and businessman Rod Howat has visited Bosnia and Herzegovina to help victims of the war that raged across former Yugoslavia throughout the 1990s. Though the fighting officially ended more than two decades ago, much of the populace is still suffering from its effects. For those unable to leave, poverty is a way of life. Children are particularly affected.

St. Martin’s Church Christmas Tree Festival

Tuesday, 21 November, 2017

Trees can be viewed before or after the concert on the evening of Friday 1st December. The concert will start at 7:00 pm, and the church will be open from 6:30 pm. Tickets are £6.00 for adults, £1.00 for children and this includes mulled wine or a soft drink, and mince pies in the church hall after the concert. Some of the craft stalls may also be open on Friday evening so that you can do some Christmas…

New Mills Christmas lights switch

By Sean Whewell on Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

Saturday 25th November is this year’s New Mills Christmas lights switch on, market and fair which over the years has become a key event in the High Peak’s run up to Christmas. It manages to retain a traditional look and feel, attracting thousands of family visitors each year.

Magical evening in Chapel

By Mike Wallbank on Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

Friday November 24 is the night when elves and fairies will magically appear alongside Father Christmas as he makes his grand entrance in Chapel.

Federal Mogul Christmas Market

By Mike Wallbank on Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

Bells will ring, choirs will sing and a brass band will bring even more festive cheer to the Christmas market at Federal Mogul (Ferodo) on Sunday November 26.

Chapel Christmas Tree Festival

By Mike Wallbank on Tuesday, 14 November, 2017

The centuries old St Thomas Becket Church in the heart of Chapel is opening its doors for a week-long seasonal spectacle.

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