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Diggle Beavers Celebrate 21 Years

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 [...]

Fashion Show at Kilngreen

Super model Gail Beaumont (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)

Friends Of Diggle School presents

Fashion Show

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 [...]

2014 Diggle Blues Festival

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)


Arrangements for Whit Friday in Diggle

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 [...]

2014 Diggle Blues Festival

Venues. times and line-up for the 2014 Diggle Blues festival.


An evening of music at Kilngreen Church

Diggle Blues Festival 2014

Victor Brox at the 2013 Diggle Blues Festival (Photo: Stuart Coleman©2014)

The line-up for the Diggle Blues Festival 2014:

Thursday 5th June – Kent Duchaine, Hanging Gate, 8pm. Friday 6th June – Sons of the Delta, Hanging Gate, 7pm. Friday 6th June – Mudcats Blues Trio, Diggle Band Club, 8.30pm. Saturday 7th June – [...]

Women’s Day of Prayer and St Chad’s Day Lunch

Women’s Day of Prayer taking place in March

Churches Together in Saddleworth (CTiS) always come together for this event and will be holding their service on Friday 7th March at Sacred Heart Church, Uppermill at 7.30pm. With refreshments (lovley cakes and biccies too!) to follow in the Community Hall at the rear of the church.


Diggle children celebrate Christmas and say farewell to their village green



Saddleworth North Monthly Crime Figures

November 2013

Crime June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Buglary (Homes) 5 4 1 6 3 4 Burglary Other (Shed, Garage, Business) 5 5 3 3 4 2 Theft from a Vehicle 5 4 4 2 0 4 Theft of a motor Vehicle 2 1 1 0 2 3 Criminal Damage 11 5 2 4 [...]