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By Eugene Henderson on Thursday, 29 March, 2018

THE woman behind the #AHEART4MCR campaign that moved the world in the wake of the Manchester Arena bombing is looking for love… again.

Marple artist finds inspiration

Thursday, 29 March, 2018

Marple artist Chris Hague found inspiration for her new booklet from a similar project in the early 1900s.

Join in with a Fabulous New Activity Planned for Rose Hill Station

Thursday, 29 March, 2018

Local artist, Tracy McGuiness-Kelly, is working on a major new collaborative mural project in association with Friends of Rose Hill Station.            

The plan is to cover several panels of the concrete wall in the car park area of Rose Hill Station with painted wooden discs of different sizes to reflect…

High Lane Village WI – 1 year old and going from strength to strength

Wednesday, 28 March, 2018

This February saw the first anniversary of the HLVWI with champagne and a cake to celebrate in style.

During the past year a steady number of 40 ladies have been enlightened, educated, entertained, danced, gardened, drank, eaten and most importantly, made friends and had a really good laugh!! 


Make it a Marple regular

By Susan Hampshire on Wednesday, 28 March, 2018

Organisers of the first Make It Marple event are hoping the craft/artisan market will become a regular fixture in the town's calendar.

Sophie Rides the Waves of Success

Wednesday, 28 March, 2018

Sophie Kennerk, aged 21, has carved a successful career on-board Steiner Cruise ships following competing against hair & beauty students across the country.

World champion Katie

Tuesday, 27 March, 2018

Gold and silver medals fell to Katie Toft at the 2018 UCI Paracycling Track World Championships at Rio de Janeiro this week

Youngest President at Mellor Golf Club

By Matthew Corrigan on Sunday, 25 March, 2018

At just 32 years of age, Simon Wallworth wasn't expecting to be asked to take on the presidency at the Gibb Lane club. Surprised and more than a little apprehensive, he accepted the position after several lengthy discussions with his wife, Ashley. In the end the decision was made to take the opportunity. It turned out to be the right one.

Marple Ladies Golf make charity donation

By Susan Hampshire on Sunday, 25 March, 2018

Marple Golf Club Ladies Section has donated £1,550 to Epilepsy Research.

And the winners are . . .

Sunday, 25 March, 2018

Jolly representatives of Stockport schools and community groups received their cheques from Chairman Ben Alexander at the Hydro on the 7th of March. A fund of £2,000 has been created through the sale of renewable energy, generated on the River Goyt at Otterspool.