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Mellor FC 5-a-side Tournament

15th July 2017 at Wood Lane Marple.

£60 Entry per team. Group stages followed by knock-outs. 15 minute games one way.

Hot food and drinks van on site, cold drinks also available.

£30 deposit to secure your place with £30 payable on the day (or in advance if you prefer).
Nibs For Chapel Arts

Nibs For Chapel Arts organised readings at REMS Wine bar where writers can listen or read out their own work.

Chapel Arts have a jam-packed agenda over the next few months with something to suit everyone. Art and Craft workshops are being held every Monday afternoon in the lounge at Chapel Methodist Church. The classes which are open to all and run by experienced tutors cover printing, glass, felt, jewellery and textile making. Email:

Following on from the popular 4th Chapel Arts Creative Writing course there are plans to run another  for authors wanting to share their work, or gain in confidence. Contact Jean on 01663 719945 or

After the success of the Chapel Arts 2nd Annual Writing Competition there are plans to run a similar event for Chapel High School pupils and a grant has been applied for. Further details will be available  through the website

The group is also looking to organise a writing competition for primary pupils to start in 2018. Anyone interested in sponsoring this venture should contact Jean on 01663 719945 or

Mock Deer (Ricky Damiani)

Friday 25th August 8pm

Tickets £10 - bring your own beer!

Book online
Summer of Sport

Wednesday August 23, Lyme Park, Disley: Summer of Sport - Come and Try Golf, 1pm-2pm. Free event (normal park admission), no need to book.  Contact Graham Clark  01663 761411,
All Things Nice

Themed evenings 

14th October – fine dining classical French

21st October – casual dining – South East Asia

25th November – Cheese and Wine night

16th December – fine dining – Narnia Christmas Special

Please call for more details

All Things Nice, 48-52 Market Street, Marple SK6 7AD tel 0161 427 2222 email
Mellor & Townscliffe Golf Club

Sunday 12th November – Wartime Memories Tea party – the Fabulous Paula Marie will entertain as you enjoy afternoon tea – tickets £14.50 including afternoon tea

Sunday 3rd December – Children’s Christmas Party - £6 per child. A visit from Santa and a party entertainer. Everyone welcome. Booking essential.

Friday 15th December  - party night – disco and meal for £20 pp. 

New Year’s Eve Party - £25 pp with live band and delicious buffet.
Ring the Bells and Spread the News! – New Mills Art Theatre

New Mills and District Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society at New Mills Art Theatre present the Musical‘Sister Act’ which opens in November.Tickets are now on sale for all performances on 15-18 November.  Book tickets online  If you want to discuss your tickets requirements further please telephone 07597 642673 or email

Ticket Prices:  Adults £12 – Under 16’s £10 – Boxes (5 x seats) £60.  Booking fees may apply.  There is a Saturday matinee performance.  Book early to ensure the best seats.  Tickets also available on Sunday afternoon’s between 2pm and 3pm until 12 November from 1 October.

Performances: Wednesday 15 – Saturday 18 November at 7.15pm & Saturday 18 November at 2.15pm
Peak Venues presents

A Charity Ball

Hargate Hill, Glossop, SK13 6JL

Saturday 18th November 2017, 6pm till late.

Drinks on arrival, magician Kris Naylor, Table Buffet, Raffle and Auction, The Fay Brothers Live

£25 per ticket, all net proceeds will be split between the Alzheimer's Society and Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.

Tickets are available for cash sale at Harvey Leonard's Wine and Ale Tasters, Glossop.
Marple Choral Society

MARPLE  CHORAL SOCIETY  AUTUMN CONCERT                                        

Mozart:  Requiem,  Tarik  O'Regan:  Triptych

With soloists and Stockport Symphony Orchestra

7.30pm,  Saturday, 18th November 2017                

Norbury   Parish Church,  London Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK7 4RF

Tickets £12 on the door. Students / under 18 half price.

To reserve ring 01663 763509

Marple Conservative Club

Saturday 18th November  Charity Function for Pancreatic cancer and other research from 8pm

Meet Tony Audenshaw aka  “Bob Hope” from Emmerdale. Buffet included, raffle donations welcome

At Marple Conservative Club 119 Church Lane Marple SK6 7AY tel 0161 427 2086 or contact manager Phil on 07749 743118

Light up a Life Hospice Service

Sunday 26th November 2017

4pm Servvice at Blyth House Hospice, Eccles Fold, Chapel-en-le-Frith.

This service will be standing only with no seating.

The money raised from the Light up a Life appeal will continue to help the Blythe House Hospice provide care and support to people across the High Peak, all year round.

Enjoy live music and raise money for great causes at a charity band night in New Mills

On Saturday December 9th, a Charity Band Night will be taking place at The Butterfly House in The Torrs on Market Street, New Mills. The event is to raise money and awareness for Christians Against Poverty and the Nightstop Homeless Project in Buxton, as well as offering an opportunity enjoy live music. There will be five live acts with folk/pop to start with from entertaining guitar songstress - Zoe Kyoti, followed by all-round talents - The Acoustix. Later in the evening, they'll be some naked noise from New Mills tea-drinking legends - NmMf of 13Luger and more melodic pop punk from the Galaxy Monsters. The charity gig will be concluded by the accomplished blues, soul singer / guitarist - Terri Shaltiel, who will play out the rest of the night with her terrific band.

Tickets cost £6.00 and can be bought from Priscillas Cards,  High Street Books & Records and The Butterfly House in New Mills.

Christmas Concert

Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies’ Choir Christmas Concert will be held on Saturday 9th December at Buxton Methodist Church, Chapel Street, Buxton, SK17 6HZ, phone 01298 27065 at 7.30 pm.

The Choir’s guests that evening will be the highly acclaimed Burbage Brass Band. Tickets will be available from Hall’s Mica hardware Stores in Chapel, or on the door. Further details may be obtained by visiting the Choir’s website.