From the Business Archives
7th Apr Glossop Concert Society has received a second consecutive year of sponsorship from leading homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Yorkshire. The £1,000 will be used to fund various acts at the summer festival which runs between June 20 and 24. Featuring local and international artists, it’s a programme of six high quality professional performances for adults and children […]
6th Apr Glossop Business Network’s next meeting will have a visit from High Peak’s MP. Andrew Bingham will join businessmen and women at Glossop Rugby Club on Friday, April 21. There is also an invitation to other business people to join them at the get-together between noon and 2pm. Organiser Kathy Ford said: “Please come along to […]
23rd Mar Small businesses across Derbyshire are being given a boost by the county council, which is investing £947,000 as part of a £18.9m funding pot to help them develop, create jobs and grow. The council is working alongside several other organisations to provide help and support ranging from grants to help small businesses start-up. It is […]
27th Feb Glossop based law firm Davis Blank Furniss will be holding its 2017 Lasting Powers of Attorney Week this week. Held every year, the popular week-long promotion will again be held at its Ellison Street office from today (Monday, March 6) until Friday (March 10). A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) enables you to appoint a trusted […]
27th Jan Thirteen key local organisations and groups have been meeting every other month for over a year to offer advice and support for the Crescent and Pump Room development. The Crescent and Pump Room Stakeholder Consultation Group includes key representatives from the Buxton Crescent and Thermal Spa Heritage Trust, Buxton Crescent and Thermal Spa, High Peak […]
23rd Jan Glossop-based law firm Davis Blank Furniss is setting its sights on growth after appointing a new member to its property team. The firm, which also has a Manchester office, is strengthening its Residential Conveyancing department with the arrival of Robert Parkinson, who joins from Cyril Morris Arkwright Solicitors in Bolton. Robert (pictured), who completed his […]
21st Dec Glossop’s newest retail offering has opened its doors, following a launch event with the town’s Mayor, Councillor George Wharmby. Specsavers, which is now open on High Street West, is a welcome addition to the retail offering in the town centre, as it will feature the latest optical and audiology technology, bringing much needed services to […]
13th Dec A popular budget retailers is not about to open a shop in Glossop – contrary to rumours. Reports had been circulating on social media that the empty unit on Brookfield, which has been unoccupied since Danish retailer Netto closed in July, may become a B&M discount store. But a spokesperson confirmed to the Chronicle that […]
30th Nov Glossop market arcade shop tenants, indoor and outdoor market traders are being invited to meet the Council to discuss plans for renovating the town’s heritage halls. High Peak Borough Council plans to borrow £2 million to fund the work at the town’s Market Hall, Town Hall and Municipal Buildings but estimates value the cost of […]
28th Nov Davis Blank Furniss is enhancing its corporate law services to local businesses in the High Peak, with two of its key partners being deployed at their Glossop office at least one day a week. Andy McNish (pictured) or Sonio Singh, from the law firm’s Manchester headquarters, will now be based at its Ellison Street office every […]