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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.

Winners revealed at County Council's Social Care Garden Competition

By on Monday, 09 October, 2017

Residential homes and day care centres are celebrating after their gardens won awards in a competition organised by Derbyshire County Council.

Ambitious plans to link and extend two popular local recreational trails

By Sheila Armstrong on Monday, 15 May, 2017

FOR the past eighteen months a dedicated group of councillors and volunteers have been working hard to survey the footpaths and trails in and around Chapel-en-le-Frith with the aim of protecting and enhancing their recreational and tourist potential.

Artist Ingrid featured on BBC's Countryfile

By on Tuesday, 09 May, 2017

Chapel en le Frith narrative artist Ingrid Karlsson recently featured in the Peak District special on Countryfile.

Chapel woman features in diet show

By Sheila Armstrong on Friday, 27 January, 2017

A CHAPEL-en-le-Frith woman's desire to lose weight led to her featuring in Channel 4’s dieting programme, 'How to Lose Weight Well', which was broadcast in January.

Local man's campaign provides coats for Manchester's homeless

By on Friday, 27 January, 2017

Life can be tough if you are homeless and living on the streets but many rough sleepers in Greater Manchester will be warmer this winter thanks to the efforts of a Chapel-en-le-Frith man.

Dinner is served

By Amanda Barton on Friday, 27 January, 2017

Good food and good company are on the menu for elderly residents who attend luncheon clubs in Chapel-en-le-Frith and Whaley Bridge.

Haunting tales of the High Peak

By Amanda Barton on Monday, 07 November, 2016

Witchcraft, mermaids and ghostly lead miners are all to be found between the covers of a new booklet of short stories written by High Peak authors.