The new outdoor classroom
by the Diggle Junior Reporters
In June 2014 Diggle Primary School decided to make some major changes to the organisation of the school. They called it, ‘The Big Move’.
Up until ‘the big move’ year group classes were located in different parts of the school making it difficult for groups [...]
Back row left to right: Christine Smith, Linda Hall, Grandpa Green’s Carole Scholes and Richard Scholes (former Beaver), Anne Collier (Assistant District Commissioner for Beavers), Rev Duncan Rhodes. Front row left to right: Alfie Milovanovic, Finlay Ashton, Oliver Ashton (not in uniform as he will be joining at our next meeting and will be [...]
Details for the 2014 Saddleworth Show at Saddleworth Secondary School on 12th/13th July.
A letter from United Utilities explaining when, and for how long, Church Road in Uppermill will be closed for sewer replacement work.
Proposal for a new development on Ward Lane, Diggle.
2013 Saddleworth Ruchcart (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
Events in Saddleworth and Lees 2014
Diggle Summer Fete
Diggle Primary School
Sunday 29th June
The Saddleworth Show
Saturday 12th July 12noon – 5pm
Sunday 13th July 10am – 5pm
Lees Village Fair
Springhead Football Club
Sunday 20th July
Dawson’s Field Annual Family Fun [...]
2014 Diggle Fete is on 29th June at Diggle Primary School. Doors open at 1pm
Gallery of selected images taken at the 2014 Diggle Blues Festival
Garron Firth, Diggle Hotel (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
Angelo Palladino, Woolyknit Cafe (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
Backwater Blues Band, Kilngreen Hall (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
Backwater Blues band, Kilngreen Hall (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
Sons of the Delta, Hanging Gate (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
2013 Whit Walks (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
by Lynda Elmore and Brian Cliffe, Diggle Whit Friday Committee
The Whit Friday Walk will take place this Friday 13 th June, starting from Kilngreen Church at 9.15 am.
Hopefully it will be a little warmer this year- the weather was not kind to us at all in [...]
Keith Lucas with local Saddleworth residents (Photo: Stuart Coleman © 2014)
Diggle residents today made their feelings clear about the proposed building of a new secondary school in Diggle by erecting a huge banner supporting the idea of keeping the school in Uppermill.
The sign reads:
“Save Saddleworth’s Greenbelt SAY NO to OMBC It’s [...]