Monthly Archives: October 2014

Midnight Memorial Candles

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October 26, 2014

It has become an annual Christmas tradition, in St John’s Church, to place candles on the south windowsills in memory of loved ones. These are lit for the 11.30 p.m. service on Christmas Eve, then left on display to be lit a second time for the 9.30 a.m. Candlemas service on 8th February. Candles cost […]

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The Christmas Truce

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October 26, 2014

The last event of the year for Tideswell Remembers, commemorating the outbreak of WW1, will take place at 6pm on Wednesday 17th December – make a note in your diary. It will feature a re-enactment of the truce that took place between German and British troops on Christmas Day 1914, followed by carol singing, and […]

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Live at the George

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October 26, 2014

Tideswell Cinema Live starts off November with a suitably Halloween shiver – an encore of the acclaimed National Theatre production of Frankenstein. Directed by Danny Boyle and starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller, the broadcast starts at 7pm, Mon Nov 3 upstairs at the George Inn – tickets £10. Then we can all bask […]

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Tidza Ramblers

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October 26, 2014

It was as though we had our personal guide for a walk in the Goyt valley. From a photo of Errwood Hall we indentified window arches still visible in the ruins and heard that stones from the building had been used in construction of the reservoir. Water levels were so low on this day that […]

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Tideswell Living History

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October 26, 2014

TLHG members are busy producing the DVD and booklet and catching up with recordings etc. We still have a few more to do and these will be passed to our two wonderful ladies, Jean Jackson and Sandra Howard who have been typing up these transcriptions. Our thanks to you both. We have received a very […]

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Advent Carol Service

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October 26, 2014

The annual Advent Carol Service will be held on Advent Sunday, 30th November, at 6pm, in St John’s Church. This is part of our Tideswell Churches Together programme of shared worship, and is an excellent opportunity to launch our ‘journey’ towards Christmas. Everyone is warmly invited to come along.  

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Tideswell Cinema

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October 26, 2014

This month we are showing a Chilean film that was nominated for Best Foreign Language film at the Oscars, and which has been chosen after the highest of recommendations. It is “No”, and is based on the referendum that President Augusto Pinochet called in 1988. The leaders of the opposition persuade a young advertising executive […]

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Tideswell Singers

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October 26, 2014

After mentioning last month Tideswell Singers’ pleasure in welcoming several newcomers to the choir, we have recruited even more – much to the delight of music publishers who are receiving orders for more copies for our growing number of singers! Our reputation as a friendly choir with high quality music making must be spreading as […]

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Winning Team

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October 26, 2014

Bishop Pursglove Primary School’s football team are celebrating winning the Rural Derbyshire Small School’s Football tournament earlier this month. The team, made up of 10 pupils in Years 5 and 6, travelled to Anthony Gell School, near Matlock, and faced tough opposition before beating Parkside 2-0 in their last Round Robin match to win the […]

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Local History Club

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October 26, 2014

Tideswell Local History Club, 2014-15 season. The lectures for this year are;- All lectures are at 8 pm in St. John’s Institute, Tideswell Please come and join us, everyone welcome. Membership £9.00 per year. Visitors £2.50 per talk, including refreshments. Contact June Hill for more information (01298 871428 or email junehill1945 [at] gmail [dot] com). […]

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