Monthly Archives: August 2013

Shingles & Flu Clinic

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August 22, 2013

The introduction of the Shingles vaccine at Tideswell Surgery is for people aged between 70 and 79 years. Shingles is a debilitating condition which occurs more frequently and tends to be more severe in older people. It is estimated that around 250,000 people are affected in England and Wales each year, including 30,000 people in […]

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Cream Tea to say Thanks

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August 22, 2013

Bakewell and Eyam Community Transport celebrated the contribution made by volunteers who deliver transport services to people in the local community. Staff and volunteers had an enjoyable afternoon at the Great Longstone Office. Ray Scotter, Chairman, said that ‘without the support of all volunteers Bakewell and Eyam Community Transport could not provide affordable transport’. If […]

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A Peruvian Evening

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August 22, 2013

Members of Tideswell Parish Church are supporting a project in a shanty town of Chiclayo, Peru, this harvest time. In a area where people have so little, with few facilities to support them, a clinic, a school and a church are to be built. To tell us more, a speaker is coming to the Institute […]

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Live Theatre and Opera

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August 22, 2013

Tideswell Cinema has a packed programme of Live Arts performances this autumn, with two this month. On Tuesday 17th September, The Royal Opera House’s production of Puccini’s final opera, Turandot, will be screened. Including the much loved and beautiful Nessun Dorma, this opera, set in Ancient China, is described as a ‘glorious pageant of rich […]

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Poetry Competition

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August 22, 2013

Congratulations and well done to the following winners of the Living History group poetry competition. First prize – Dave Greenan Joint 2nd prize – Phil Tricklebank & Wendy Delany Children’s – Millie Robinson Thank you and well done to the above and to all who entered our competition. We all enjoyed an evening of ‘poetry […]

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2013/2014 New Film Season

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August 22, 2013

The new season of Tideswell Cinema opens on Thursday 5th September with the highly acclaimed film ‘The Impossible’. Based on a real family’s horrific experience of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, it was released in the UK at the beginning of this year, and stars Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, and new young actor Tom Holland. […]

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Community Education Classes

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August 22, 2013

Courses starting in September at Hope Valley College (unless otherwise stated) include; Yoga at Bamford and Bradwell; Pilates and Exercise for Over 50s at Bamford; Practical Gardening at Losehill Hall (with Jenni Wedgwood); British Sign Language; Italian for Beginners; Plastering (Level 1 and Level 2); Welding City & Guilds ; Woodwork; Art (At Grindleford and […]

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Tidza Ramblers

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August 22, 2013

Fine weather and moorland scenery made for a most enjoyable walk last month. Moreover at the start, the landlady of the pub in Wildboarclough unlocked the pub agreeing to let us have one bag of crisps if we returned for tea and scones later. It’s a peaceful area with few people about. It was unusual […]

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London to Paris

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August 22, 2013

Natasha Bower (was Willis) has cycled over 350 miles from London to Paris in a gruelling three and a half day challenge in August to raise money for Buxton and High Peak Samaritans. The Samaritans’ volunteers make a wide range of friends! and the support they give has never been needed more. Tough economic times […]

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Get into Farming

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August 22, 2013

Starting in the Autumn, The Farming Life Centre will be the base for the Peak District Fresh Start Uplands Academy. The Academy is a new initiative designed to support and develop the next generation of upland farmers, land managers and land based businesses. If you are looking to establish a business in these areas or […]

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