October 2014 Shopper’s Surgery

October 2014 Shopper’s Surgery

This coming Saturday (25th October) morning will see this months ‘Shopper Surgery’. Running from 10.00am until 11.30am in the central Glossop location of the Market Arcade, the surgery will have in addition to me a number of councillor’s from across Glossopdale. As is usually the case for the ‘Shoppers Surgery’ there’s no particular theme, and […]

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Bankswood Inspire 2014

Bankswood Inspire 2014

Over the weekend of the 23rd/24th August, with the addition of the Inspire part, this year’s Bankswood Inspire Festival took place. Although I unfortunately had to miss the Saturday and by arriving late on the Sunday I missed the annual Round Table Soapbox race, along with the unusually named (but great sounding – if their […]

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Labour Club Food Fair / Help the Glossopdale Foodbank

Labour Club Food Fair / Help the Glossopdale Foodbank

Tomorrow (30th August) from 10am until 4pm in the Glossop Labour Club there is a pop up food market. The market which will see a wide range of local produce and fine foods available across the two floors of the Labour Club will also give you the opportunity of sampling some of that local produce […]

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Meet the neighbours 2014

Meet the neighbours 2014

Last Thursday (20th August) afternoon, the annual meet the neighbours event organised by local group G52 took place. This year the event was themed to commemorate the start of World War One, with a range of information displays on various aspects of life at the time including amongst others how Girl Guides helped during the […]

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Bank holiday, Bankswood-Inspire, Cool Aid and Grillfest

Bank holiday, Bankswood-Inspire, Cool Aid and Grillfest

If you’re staying local for the bank holiday weekend, despite the weather predictions there’s a number of local events on from Bankswood-Inspire to Cool Aid and Grillfest. First up if you’re heading out on Monday by bus, it bank holiday service which in the case of our local buses means that only the 236/7 from […]

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Blog birthday / A brief reminder

Blog birthday / A brief reminder

To continue the tradition of recent years, missed from last month was a brief note to highlight the passing of the 9th Anniversary of the start of this blog, and as is usually noted in this annual post whilst not all the topics covered will be the liveliest or sometimes the most interesting of issues, […]

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Colin’s Cool Aid

Colin’s Cool Aid

This coming Sunday (24th August) in the Friendship Pub in Glossop from 12 noon until 12 midnight, Howard Town Ward Councillor Colin Waudeis undertaking a 12 hour disco marathon, to raise funds for High Peak Women’s Aid. If you’ve not heard of High Peak Women’s Aid before, they are a local charity based in Glossop […]

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Roman Garden’s Community Cleanup

Roman Garden’s Community Cleanup

Tomorrow (Friday) sees a community clean-up scheduled to take place on the Roman Garden’s and although the weather has been less than summery for the last few days, almost specially for the clean up (at least according to the BBC) it appears that we will have a reprieve at least (as a minimum) for tomorrow […]

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