Litton Parish Trees

April 21, 2018

Recently, Litton Parish Council has successfully completed two phases of a phased programme of tree maintenance, which had been 50% funded by the Friends of Litton Village, to prune and thin the trees on the green and those nearby the centre of the village. The donation raised by local projects through a network of volunteers […]

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Remembrance Day 2018

April 10, 2018

Every year the Parish Council, along with the help of many of you, organise the Remembrance Parade. This year marks the 100 year anniversary of the end of WW1. We would like to speak to any groups or individuals who have plans to mark the anniversary in any way. If you could get in touch […]

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Weather Statistics  –  Tideswell  –  March 2018

April 3, 2018

  Weather Statistics  –  Tideswell  –  March 2018   Temperature   Mean daily maximum:                 5.8 (2.9 below average) Mean daily minimum:                 0.0 (1.4 below average) Mean temperature:                   2.9 (2.1 below average)   Highest daily maximum:             11.1 (26th) Lowest daily maximum:              -3.2 (1st)   Lowest daily minimum:              -7.6 (1st) Highest daily minimum:              […]

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Litton Parish

March 21, 2018

I have one item to report this month. It is, however, an important one. I have written before about why the Council can be a force for good in the Parish and why we need representation from all the villages in the Parish, so I will not repeat that entreaty. The Council has a membership […]

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Diamond Wedding

March 20, 2018

Gren and Joy Bramley and family would like to thank all their friends for braving the weather on March 17th to attend their party at St Johns Institute.Their presence made it for us all a memorable occasion We all enjoyed a sumptuous tea served to us by Heart of The Peak Catering ,their care and […]

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Charity Bingo at The Star

March 20, 2018

Charity Bingo at The Star in aid of Bishop Pursglove School. From 8pm on Monday 30th April.£20 for 36 chances to win total prizes of £150. 5 full houses of £10 & 1 for a whopping £100! There will also be a prize raffle. Tideswell Male Voice Choir will be holding a similar event on […]

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Spring into Singing

March 20, 2018

Tideswell Singers announce forthcoming appearances Tideswell Singers are pleased to sing at Tideswell Food Festival on Saturday 5th May, an event they have been proud to support since it started in 2010. Included in the repertoire for this event are appropriate food and drink related songs – to whet your appetites! Later in the month, […]

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Wakes Royalty 2018

March 19, 2018

Tideswell Wakes Festivities Committee is looking for enthusiastic young ladies and gentlemen to be part of our 2018 Wakes Royalty & Retinue. Duties include attending events during Wakes Week and representing Tideswell at local carnivals of your choice. Find out more from Suzy Wagstaffe on Suzy [dot] wagstaffe [at] gmail [dot] com CATEGORIES: Tideswell Wakes […]

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Reading Group

March 19, 2018

New Reading Group for Tideswell (name to be decided..) – Do you enjoy reading? – Do you like the idea of reading books you would not normally read? – Do you enjoy discussions? – Do you enjoy socialising? If so.. would you be interested in being part of a new Reading Group for Tideswell? For […]

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Tideswell Food Festival

March 19, 2018

Tideswell Food Festival 2018 There has been more interest than ever before from traders this year so you can expect a wide range of street food as well as items for the store cupboard plus great gift ideas for friends and family. There will be bread , biscuits, cakes, pies and preserves along with a […]

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TDCA March Results

March 19, 2018

*Tideswell Community Quiz* on Saturday 21st April 8pm in the Institute. £3 per person Nibbles provided. Please bring your own drink. Good raffle prizes. All welcome. *This is to raise funds for a second Defibrillator in the village.* *Future Events* *Saturday 5th May Food Festival* TDCA will be running a *“Wine & Water” Stall.* Come […]

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Tideswell Cinema films

March 19, 2018

A Feast of Films! As well as Tideswell Cinema’s monthly film, we also have our third Double Bill with Meal of the season, featuring two films that star the much loved and respected British actor, Emma Thompson. This popular event will be on SUNDAY 22nd April (please note the change of date from our printed […]

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Spare £20,000,000?

March 19, 2018

This is the figure the insurers of the St John’s Church (Grade1 Listed) estimate it would cost to erect and furnish the building today. If you were able to make even half this sum available the challenges involved with maintenance and preservation of the church could be substantially eased. Those responsible for the church think […]

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Tim Dudley 1967-2018

March 19, 2018

Thank you to all for your kind words and support following the sudden and unexpected death on 24 February of Tim Dudley, my husband and the bookseller at Peak Volumes. He was buried on Friday 16 March at the beautiful church at Milton Clevedon, Somerset, where he was christened and where we were married eight […]

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Tidza Ramblers

March 18, 2018

It’s best to draw a veil over February’s walk. Conditions were blizzard-like and there was no pleasure wandering amongst old mine shafts near Peak Forest. It’s the only time we’ve returned with half- eaten sandwiches as it wasn’t possible to stop for long in the freezing temperature. On a fine morning last month it was […]

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