Monthly Archives: November 2013

PHEASANT AND PORK TERRINE

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November 25, 2013

Serves 4-8 Ingredients Knob of butter ½ large onion finely chopped 3 cloves garlic chopped 20ml medium sherry 1 tsp. dried thyme Pinch nutmeg 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. pepper 400g lean pork, minced 250g pheasant, minced 100g pork fat, minced 25g shelled pistachios, chopped 1 tbsp. chopped parsley 1 egg beaten 250g unsmoked, rindless […]

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WI on a High

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November 25, 2013

Millers Dale and District WI held their Annual Meeting in Litton Village Hall on Wednesday 14th November 2013; Sylvia Jennings, a WI Adviser, chaired the well attended meeting. No balloting was necessary as the president and committee were all prepared to stand again. The Financial Report was given and accepted, and The Secretary’s Annual Report […]

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Talk MS in Litton

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November 25, 2013

Last month our group swelled to double figures which meant that even more lovely people could enjoy the delicious cake donated by Village Green Cafe of Eyam ~ thank you very much Sara. Our little group now draws people not just from Tideswell and Litton but Litton Mill, Bradwell, Grindleford and Darley Dale. So if […]

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Railway Talk

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November 25, 2013

The Midland Railway through the Peak District was the title of the first talk of the season for Tideswell Local History Club by John Morten of Buxton. Drawing from the thousands of superb photographs taken by his father from 1923 onwards, John told us that this “premier” line was instigated by mine owners, who wanted […]

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Celebration of Carols

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November 25, 2013

On Saturday 21 December, Albion, the choir from Sheffield, will be performing at St John’s church, with a range of carols from the British Isles. This atmospheric, candle-lit performance promises to be a wonderful addition to our Christmas celebrations – there will even be a chance to join in with the performance of one of […]

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Litton Parish Matters

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November 25, 2013

I am pleased to report that we have appointed Ms Gillian Turner to the post of Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to the Council. Following a well publicised advertisement the Council received seven applications for the post and interviewed three candidates. Gill was appointed from a very strong field,. She has a financial background and […]

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General Meeting Call

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November 25, 2013

A short general meeting has been called of the Community Association (including all members of the 200+ Club) to approve the new constitution. We need at least 25 members there on Thursday12th December at 1930 in The Old Grammar School. Please try to attend. Copy of new constitution in Library and on our website – […]

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Bonfire Thanks

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November 25, 2013

Despite very poor weather conditions the bonfire and fireworks display went ahead on Saturday 2nd November. The Community Association committee would like to give a huge thank you to the following groups of people who helped to make it happen: supporters, ticket sellers, wood collectors, bonfire builders, marshals, food helpers, bonfire lighters, fireworks team, electricians, […]

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Poppy Appeal 2013

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November 25, 2013

Tideswell, Litton, Cressbrook, Great Hucklow and Wardlow Mires, you are wonderful. We raised, from collecting tins and wreaths, £2370, which is around £350 more than last year, We had four new sellers this year, and the majority of collections were up on 2012. I also need to say thank you to everyone involved in selling, […]

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Christmas Concerts

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November 25, 2013

You may have heard that Tideswell Singers have had a very busy couple of months rehearsing for “The World of the Spirit”. The concert with The Hallam Choral Society, conducted by Peter Taylor, on Saturday 23 November, was a resounding success! Tideswell Singers loved it and the chance to mix with another choir. And now […]

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