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High Peak support service for elderly and vulnerable people is proving huge success

Sunday, 02 December, 2018

A High Peak resident who’s being supported by a free local service after leaving hospital says volunteers are “kind, helpful and caring.”

Rail Link to Stockport?

By Matthew Corrigan on Thursday, 22 November, 2018

Traffic in Marple has been a major concern for many years. At peak times Stockport Road becomes a car park, with commuters from Glossop, New Mills, High Peak and beyond all funnelling through the town and adding to the already heavy local commuter traffic.

Glossop Guild - for enquiring minds in the High Peak

By Susan Hampshire on Thursday, 08 November, 2018

The Glossop Guild is currently celebrating its 10th year and continues to deliver a wide range of courses.

Partington Players enjoy best ever festival

Tuesday, 21 August, 2018

Glossop-based Partington Players Theatre group has just enjoyed its best ever one-act play festival with 15 entries from as far away as Warwick.

Time is right for clock repairs

Sunday, 19 August, 2018

Work to replace the roof and repair the clock at Glossop Town Hall will start in the next few weeks.

Writer strikes lucky for the second time

By Sheila Armstrong on Friday, 29 June, 2018

A LOCAL writer, who won the first ever Chapel Arts' annual writing competition, was over the moon to learn that she had scooped the prize for the second time.

The new Glossopdale School at Hadfield

Monday, 18 June, 2018

The new Glossopdale School at Hadfield will open its doors to pupils in the coming weeks when Year 7 and 8 students will be the first to receive lessons in the state of the art buildings.

Derbyshire Open Arts in Hayfield

By Amanda Barton on Monday, 18 June, 2018

Friday evening on a bank holiday weekend, and the village of Hayfield is awash with colourful bunting. It’s not just the extra lie-in that villagers are celebrating; Hayfield is playing host to the Derbyshire Open Arts event, with shops, houses, farms and pubs hosting works of art from around twenty local artists.

So far, sew good!

Monday, 18 June, 2018

So far, sew good! Quilters are putting their sewing skills to good use.

Young students display included in major flower show

By Susan Hampshire on Thursday, 07 June, 2018

Young people educated through Derbyshire County Council’s Virtual School programme are putting the finishing touches to a display they’ve created for a major flower show.