Part of Your Community

Local News

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.

Opening of new Glossop Library

By Susan Hampshire on Tuesday, 05 June, 2018

Local youngsters and their families were out in force to witness the grand opening of the new Derbyshire County Council library in Glossop.

“Give A Penny for a Pitch”

By Dianne Boardman on Monday, 04 June, 2018

Glossop North End Juniors and Ladies Football Club are attempting a new world record. They plan to cover a football pitch in 1p coins to raise enough funds to drain the field on Cemetery Road, Padfield, and build a new clubhouse where the current condemned toilet block stands.

Glossop park 'friends' in fundraising push

By Matthew Corrigan on Sunday, 03 June, 2018

Manor Park was turned into a fairy tale setting on a bright Spring Saturday in April. The Enchanted Forest Day was held by the Friends of Manor Park, who are hoping to raise funds to put in a wheelchair accessible roundabout.

On-line petition launched to help combat prickly problem

By Susan Hampshire on Wednesday, 25 April, 2018

An on-line petition has been launched in Marple Bridge to ask that Stockport Council and landowners cut back overgrown hedgerows in Glossop Road.

Archives