From the Broadbottom Archives
14th Jun When passing through Charlesworth and Broadbottom at the moment, you may come across some odd-looking figures. That’s because the Charlesworth and Chisworth Carnival’s annual Scarecrow Competition is in full swing! And residents are being encouraged to make their own scarecrow and place them in prominent positions in gardens around both villages. The theme this year […]
25th Mar Broadbottom Church of England Primary came together last week to celebrate a milestone for the longest-serving member of staff in the school’s history. Elizabeth Mellor, known lovingly as Liz, has been a mid-day supervisor at the Mottram Road school for 30 years this month. And, last Friday, a nice surprise was arranged for the 66-year-old […]
20th Jan Two railway stations have been recognised with special awards. Broadbottom and Hattersley have both been honoured in the annual Cheshire’s Best Kept Station awards. Teaming up with local councillors, Hyde and Stalybridge MP Jonathan Reynolds and the Civic Mayor of Tameside Cllr Philip Fitzpatrick travelled to both stations to present Friends groups at the rail […]
10th Dec Rail passengers are being warned to check train times before travelling as the timetables for a number of services are set to change on Sunday (December 11). Northern services from Manchester Piccadilly to Hadfield, via Glossop, and Manchester to Huddersfield – via Ashton-under-Lyne, Stalybridge and Mossley – will operate to an updated timetable when it […]