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Ambitious plans to link and extend two popular local recreational trails

By Sheila Armstrong on Monday, 15 May, 2017

FOR the past eighteen months a dedicated group of councillors and volunteers have been working hard to survey the footpaths and trails in and around Chapel-en-le-Frith with the aim of protecting and enhancing their recreational and tourist potential.

May Queens break with tradition

By Sheila Armstrong on Monday, 15 May, 2017

HAYFIELD May Queen celebrates its 90th anniversary on May 13th and for the first time organisers will be breaking with tradition and including a male king and prince.

Gamesley Fold Cottage: Home to a springtime splendour of floral paradise

By Gabrielle Pickard-Whitehead on Monday, 15 May, 2017

Spring is perhaps the best time to visit the garden at Gamesley Fold Cottage. The vibrant bloom of thriving plant life contrasts dramatically with the emerald vista of the Peak District basking under the warm spring sun, which surrounds this tranquil spot on the outskirts of Glossop.

Artist Ingrid featured on BBC's Countryfile

By on Tuesday, 09 May, 2017

Chapel en le Frith narrative artist Ingrid Karlsson recently featured in the Peak District special on Countryfile.

Kinder Downfall 2017: An inspiring fell race over rugged Kinder Scout terrain

By Gabrielle Pickard-Whitehead on Tuesday, 09 May, 2017

At the same time the London Marathon got underway, the High Peak had its own exciting race, the notoriously challenging Kinder Downfall Fell Race.

Making Gowns for Angels

By Dianne Boardman on Tuesday, 09 May, 2017

Faced with a serious illness and forced to give up work, Alison Riley from Glossop was looking for something useful to do.

New Mills woman to see dream come true as she opens new beauty salon

By on Tuesday, 02 May, 2017

A local woman is looking forward to next month as she’s set to open her own business; a new beauty salon in Hayfield.A local woman is looking forward to next month as she’s set to open her own business; a new beauty salon in Hayfield.

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