From the Glossop Chronicle Archives
22nd Feb Be Well is putting ladies first as their contribution to getting Glossop more active and are encouraging women of all ages, shapes, sizes and experience of physical activity to get involved. Vicky Murphy, project activator for the not-for-profit Glossop social enterprise, explained why getting Glossop women moving is important. She said: “Women in England are […]
22nd Feb Glossop North End goalkeeper Matt Cooper has claimed the club’s first Player of the Month award of 2017. The stopper, in his second spell at Surrey Street, made a number of impressive saves despite conceding nine goals during a difficult January for the Hillmen. Chris Willcock’s men only won one of their five games during […]
21st Feb A newly recruited police constable for Glossop has been sworn in at a special ceremony. PC James Maunsell (pictured above) was one of 16 officers welcomed to Derbyshire police by Assistant Chief Constable Chris Haward, the High Sheriff of Derbyshire Elizabeth Fothergill and Derbyshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa. The 36-year-old was formerly a Special […]
21st Feb Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson Glossop North End’s hopes of reaching the Evo-Stik First Division North play-offs for a second successive season took another hit after a 4-2 defeat at home to Radcliffe Borough last Saturday. Dan Burns slotted home to give the visitors the lead on the half-hour mark before centre-back […]
21st Feb Glossop fire crews were called out to an automatic fire alarm incident in Etherow yesterday morning (Monday). Firefighters from Glossop Red Watch raced to Flare Rochs at around 5:40am and swiftly dealt with the incident. Around three hours later, they also dealt with a chimney fire in Hadfield. A log was burning and soot embers […]
21st Feb Glossop Juniors had a ‘marathon’ weekend last weekend, including the Under 12’s team running a whole marathon (well, one mile each) at the Glossop North End home ground at Surrey Street! In terms of football, the following matches show the fun being had at all ages within the club. The Under 8s Reds had a tricky […]
21st Feb Bosses are keen to stress again that Bradbury Community House in Glossop is NOT closing down, contrary to rumours. It followed the Chronicle’s article a few weeks ago that a day care service for dementia sufferers, which is run from the centre on Market Street, will stop running at the end of March. But Bradbury […]
18th Feb Ashton United have confirmed the signing of defender Simon Woodford ahead of today’s trip to Coalville Town. Woodford previously played for Curzon Ashton, before moving to Glossop North End for a brief stint this season. An experienced centre back, Woodford became a fans’ favourite at the Tameside Stadium after scoring the winning goal in the […]
17th Feb Glossop North End will play struggling Radcliffe Borough in an Evo-Stik Division One North fixture on Saturday afternoon (KO 15:00 GMT). The Hillmen will want to put Tuesday’s Integro Doodson League Cup exit behind them and gain as many points from now until the end of the season and cement a play-off spot come the […]
17th Feb A craft fair is being held at Glossop Cricket and Bowling Club next month to raise money for Glossopdale Charity Crafters. Organiser Deborah Gregory is looking for people who would like to have a table for £10 at the event on Saturday, March 11, between 9:30am and 2:30pm. She is also appealing for anyone who […]