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Super science

Monday, 27 February, 2017

Stockport Grammar Junior School pupils have been exploring the world of space and the solar system as they boosted their science skills.

New lease of life for new-look pub

Sunday, 26 February, 2017

The Roebuck situated in High Peak in the Peak District is experiencing a new lease of life following an investment of more than £164,000 with National Pub Company, Punch.

New Mills Architect comes to the rescue…..

By Matthew Corrigan on Sunday, 19 February, 2017

Following an appeal for an architect to help design a new roof for their hut, 3rd Glossop Cubs and Scouts are planning to start the project in spring.

Mountain Rescue Honour

Sunday, 19 February, 2017

“I was really fortunate”, says Peter Farrer, MBE “that I was presented with my award for services to Mountain Rescue by Prince William; he’s the Patron of Mountain Rescue in England and Wales.”

Bestseller Set in Glossop

By Dianne Boardman on Sunday, 19 February, 2017

A book set in Glossop and containing a few local landmarks has become a bestseller on Amazon, reaching number 33 in the UK Kindle Store. The paperback followed and now the book called ‘Sex, Lies and Chocolate Cake’ has been followed with a sequel “Lust, Lies and Lemon Drizzle Cake’. The author, Steven Morris, told me how it came about.

Fringe Entries Step Up A Gear!

Sunday, 19 February, 2017

More than 30 entrants have already signed up for this summer’s Buxton Festival Fringe - over twice as many as at this time last year.

Hayfield Singers appoint award winning Musical Director

By Diane Inglis on Sunday, 19 February, 2017

High Peak based choir, Hayfield Singers, has appointed an award-winning pianist as its new Musical Director.

The power of the Etherow weir

Sunday, 19 February, 2017

Ruby Lees aged just 8 years old managed to capture this spectacular photograph of Etherow Weir recently.

Jolly jogging into the new year in New Mills

Sunday, 19 February, 2017

A new beginners jog group in New Mills is looking to welcome more friendly faces in 2017.

David Turner: Defying brain injury

By Judy Brown on Sunday, 19 February, 2017

On 2 January 2014 the Turner family decided to round off a day’s skiing in the French Alps with a twilight toboggan run. David’s sledge veered off the ice and hit a fence post. In that instant life changed irrevocably for David and his wife Jane.