Stepping Stones, Uppermill
Walkers around Saddleworth can follow in the footsteps of Romans, monks and poets in the 2014 South Pennines Walk and Ride Festival this September.
One of the best ways to experience any landscape is on foot, which makes this year’s festival the perfect place for anyone wishing to explore the hidden [...]
Local musician Kieran McMahon is definitely giving himself a challenge! He plans to play his guitar for 100 hours starting from 19th July. To keep it entertaining he will be adding in some obscure rules and antics. I can already feel the hand cramps!
Anyone wishing to donate can do so online at https://www.justgiving.com/Kieran-McMahon/
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 [...]
Super model Gail Beaumont (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)
Friends Of Diggle School presents
at Kilngreen Church Hall
On Friday 11th July from 7.45pm
Tickets now on sale from the school office or Diggle Post Office for just £5 (Ticket includes one free drink).
High street Fashion and Reduced Designer clothing to suit [...]
Details for the 2014 Saddleworth Show at Saddleworth Secondary School on 12th/13th July.
Tour de France 2006, Stage 11 (Photo by Kallenovsky)
Make sure you plan your journey this weekend as the Tour de France rolls into town
The world’s biggest annual sporting event – the Tour de France – will be passing through Greater Manchester this weekend and the public are advised to plan their journey [...]
World War 1 Show
Back By Popular Demand – The World War 1 Show makes a second appearance in Uppermill!
Uppermill Stage Society will be performing their World War 1 Show, “Keep the Home Fires Burning”, again on July 18th and 19th at Ebenezer Church, School Street, Uppermill.
Written by Lindsey and Paul Bradbury, [...]
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
You saw Reverand Peyton’s Big Damn Band last summer at Friezland, but this time the Reverend has requested a bigger venue where he can see y’all dancing because once he gets started, you just can’t stay in your seat. The Oak Room at the White Hart at Lydgate is a great venue. We are [...]