Monthly Archives: June 2016

BATTLE OF THE SOMME CENTENARY

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June 22, 2016

On July 1st 1916 a major First World War offensive began. The British and allied forces had been told that enemy resistance would be minimal because of the artillery bombardment on the days leading up to this date. They were misinformed. By the end of the day approximately sixty thousand had been killed or wounded. […]

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Mindfulness

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June 22, 2016

Are you interested in mindfulness? If so, you would very welcome to join our friendly local mindfulness group. We meet in Litton, Tideswell or the local area, on a Saturday, usually twice a month. We include a mix of different mindfulness practices including sitting meditations, moving meditations, book reviews, mindful walks and we invite guest […]

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Tunnel vision

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June 22, 2016

Tideswell hospitlity with much appreciated refreshments awaited the intrepid Team I Cantati di Tidza who rode the 30 mile Eroica route on Sunday 19 June. Earlier they had been singing with a group of Tideswell Singers greeting fellow cyclists as they embarked on ‘the world’s most handsome ride’! The sonorous acoustic of the tunnel enhanced […]

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Self Help’s 30th

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June 21, 2016

It will be 30 years this November since the very first meeting at the Devonshire Royal Hospital. The group became constituted the following year, and has served the people of High Peak and Derbyshire Dales ever since.We are organising a 30th anniversary celebration, which will be held at the Old Hall Hotel, Buxton on Monday […]

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High Peak Foodbank update

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June 21, 2016

The support we receive from organisations across the High Peak and Derbyshire Dales, both food and financial, has meant that we can do more to help people out of poverty. That’s what our Zink Employability project is about. Having found work for 24 long term unemployed people in the last year atrelatively little cost, Zink […]

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Forgotten Picnic Spot

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June 20, 2016

Hopefully you managed to take a look at Tideswell Kitchen Garden during the Wakes festivities, to see how much is now growing. Our broad beans are showing off crimson flowers, alpine strawberries are ripening, we have Romaine lettuce and rhubarb galore, the tomatoes, potatoes, onions and peas are looking established, courgette and squash plants have […]

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Fun activities on offer at TASC!

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June 20, 2016

We are looking forward to an exciting summer at Tideswell After School Club and Holiday Club (TASC). Thanks to generous donations from The Bingham Trust and Foundation Derbyshire, TASC’s Coordinators, Amber and Carol, are planning all sorts of exciting activities for our children to enjoy in the coming months. TASC’s summer holiday programme will include […]

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Cricket

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June 19, 2016

League Hathersage 2nd XI beat TCC on 28 May at Hathersage.Richard Taylor took 4-35 as the home team knocked up 144, in reply to which Tideswell managed 130 (Ian Hoverd 45), so it was a close game against the team who were then topping the 5th Division. On 4 June Tideswell played Coal Aston 4th […]

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Tweet, tweet!

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June 17, 2016

Tideswell Cinema was awarded a splendid glass trophy at theMore2Screen Independent Cinema event in London last month (June). The community cinema, which presents more than 50 live theatre, opera, ballet broadcasts and films a year, won the Best Social Media award for publicising its events onFacebook, Twitter and its own tideswellcinema.com website. The ‘MAFTA’ Award […]

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A Brewery Ramble

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June 17, 2016

The area around Flash is one of farms, narrow lanes and few signs – not even to the car park near Gradbach Mill. It’s in a lovely setting by the river Dane and the building, more recently a youth hostel, is now an attractively converted outdoor centre due to open this year. Views were good […]

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