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It's a magical scene, a sure fire sign that Christmas really has arrived.

Thursday, 22 November, 2018

Along the canal side, you can sense the excitement and anticipation among the gathering crowds as New Horizons narrowboat, glowing in the darkness of a December night, glides along the water from Goyt Mill to the Social and Forces Club on Limekiln Lane with a very special guest on board.

Marple’s ‘Tornado Taylor’

By Helen Rogers on Sunday, 16 September, 2018

When Taylor Gillon was twelve, her stepdad, Matthew, suggested that she might like to try her hand at boxing. The idea appealed to Taylor so a family friend, Nicola Scott, herself a boxer, helped with her initial training at Goyt Mill. Taylor was hooked on the sport and has never looked back since.

Santa arrives by boat on a magical illuminated journey

Tuesday, 07 November, 2017

Santa Claus is coming to town on Friday evening 1st December, swapping his sleigh ride for a 'Santa cruise' on New Horizons narrow boat - a must-see for the little ones in the family.

Seventy years and counting for Nora and Robert

By Judy Brown on Tuesday, 15 November, 2016

On 6 May 1946, Taxal Church was filled with flowers for the wedding of Nora Hill and Robert Shirt. On 6 May 2016, Nora and Robert celebrated seventy years of marriage with a blessing at the same church.