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Telling the story of Whaley’s Memorial Park

Monday, 30 April, 2018

As many people know, and the name suggests, the Memorial Park in Whaley Bridge was created to commemorate the men of the town who lost their lives in the Great War – but what else do you know about this much-loved public open space?

In the swing at Bridgemont

Tuesday, 20 March, 2018

Bridgemont youngsters and their families now have an improved play area to enjoy thanks to investment from High Peak Borough Council.

Helping High Peak commemorate WW1 centenary

Sunday, 18 March, 2018

This November people across the UK will come together to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War – and the Borough Council is offering grants to High Peak towns and parishes to mark this nationally and internationally important anniversary.

Council committed to securing best outcome for Shire Hill

Wednesday, 03 January, 2018

Councillors have pledged to secure the best possible outcome for Glossop residents ahead of the decision about the future of Shire Hill Hospital.

Controversial plan to close Victoria Hall shelved

By Matthew Corrigan on Monday, 29 August, 2016

Council talks over Glossop's Victoria Hall Library have been suspended while a Lottery-funded feasibility study into the long-term viability of the building takes place.

Eccles Fold battle lost

By Sheila Armstrong on Wednesday, 10 August, 2016

THE battle to save six short-term respite beds at Eccles Fold Resource Centre has finally been lost with campaigners accepting that there will be no last minute reprieve for the much valued facility.

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