Thursday 15th June
7:30pm – 8:30pm The Gate Howlin’ Mat 9pm – 11pm Diggle Band Club Melvin Hancox Band
Friday 16th June
7pm – 8:30pm The Gate Beetroot Jam 9pm – 11pm Band Club Mighty Revelators
Saturday 17th June
3pm – 4:15pm Grandpa Greens Mississippi Malc 4:45pm – 6pm Woolyknits Mike Whellans 6:30pm – 8:30pm […]
Event: The Diggle Christmas lights switch-on
Location: Diggle Band Club on 4th December 2016 at 2:30pm
2:30pm Mulled wine and minced pies
2:45pm Diggle School Choir and Diggle Band perform a selection of Christmas carols
3:30pm Procession to the Christmas tree site lead by Diggle Band
3:45pm Short service and community carol singing led by […]
Tom Attah, Woolyknits (Photo: ©StuartColeman)
by Dave Wood
The weather for the 2016 Diggle Blues Festival was glorious. The festival was a huge success with large crowds attending every gig.
During the past 6 years, approximately 60 bands or artists have appeared at the festival, so, in tribute, we invited back just a few […]
2015 Turnpike Challenge (Photo:© StuartColeman)
by John Stocker
The second Turnpike Challenge Charity Bike ride was again held on the morning of Father’s day, 19th June. The joint venture between Saddleworth Rotary and Saddleworth Clarion Cycle Club attracted 60 riders of all age groups including one energetic Rotarian – John Ainley. The weather was […]
Saddleworth Rotary and Clarion Cycle Club are once again running the Father’s Day Turnpike challenge, a 25 mile bike ride into the dramatic scenery of the Pennine moors. The ride is fully supported with roaming Clarion riders and a van. There is a half way refreshments point and at the end of the […]
by Dave Wood
Diggle Blues Festival is designed so that you can watch the first band or artist at the first venue, have half an hour to walk to the next venue, buy a drink, find a seat, watch the next band, and so on…
It’s a musical tour of Diggle.
You don’t have to […]
The Diggle Band Contest organisers need your help.
Helpers are needed for this year’s band contest in Diggle on 20th May 2016. Organisers are looking for people to do a stint of around one hour directing coaches and guiding bands.
Young people are very welcome as helpers.
Anyone who is interested should […]