From the High Peak Archives
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9th Dec The Friends of Conduit Street Playing Fields will receive a £10,000 grant from a Tesco carrier bag charge fund, it has been confirmed. The Tintwistle park pals were already guaranteed £8,000 from the Tesco Bags of Help scheme but have finished second in the vote – carried out by customers of the supermarket giant, using […]
5th Dec The lines could be going dead at phone boxes all over the High Peak as BT looks to cut costs. The communications giants are reviewing the future of its payphones’ network nationwide as calls plummet. Many at risk in Glossop and the rest of High Peak – which are hardly ever used – could be […]
2nd Dec Extra government cash has been welcomed to continue Derbyshire County Council’s drive to reduce the number of potholes in the county. Repairing potholes and preventing them from developing in the future has been made a priority by the county council. The county council launched its £23m accelerated highways maintenance programme two years ago after digging […]
1st Dec A well-known storyteller, folk singer and author will be the guest of the High Peak group of the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust for a Christmas special next week. Pete Castle will draw on material from his latest book ‘Where Dragons Soar – animal folk tales of the British Isles’ which has just been nominated for a […]