From the Hadfield Archives
17th Feb Three charities which help people when they need it the most have become the latest to benefit from the Glossop Jog. Blythe House Hospice, Gamesley’s Café Jericho and St Christopher’s Trust (Redcourt) were each given £2,000. This takes the amount Glossop Rotary Club has handed out to good causes since its popular annual cash raiser […]
16th Feb Hadfield people were swapping shopping bags for bin bags to take part in Cllr Ed Kelly’s latest community clean up. Once again, there were people of all ages picking up litter pickers to spruce up their part of Glossopdale. The Labour councillor said: “It was a major success. Thanks to everyone who found time, we […]
15th Feb Pupils at Glossopdale Community College are likely to see many more changes on the way as the foundations continue to be laid for their new £22m school. The single-site secondary school on Newshaw Lane will replace the deteriorating mid-20th century buildings in Glossop and Hadfield with a modern multi-purpose campus where Year 7 to 11 […]
14th Feb A butterfly has flown away in Hadfield – but not of its own accord. A pair of metal butterflies were perched on the side of The Craft Barn in Hadfield. But, one night last week, one of them was mysteriously stolen. It’s believed the butterfly was taken sometime overnight last Wednesday (February 8) from the […]
9th Feb Tradesmen and van owners are being encouraged to have their tools property marked for free at an event in Hadfield on Monday. Officers from the Hadfield and Tintwistle Safer Neighbourhood Team will be joined by the Glossop Town Centre team to help motorists to boost security and better protect themselves from thieves. Over recent months, […]
3rd Feb A missing pensioner who suffered from dementia has now been found safe and well, police have confirmed. William (Billy) Burns, 76, went missing from his home in Hadfield yesterday morning (February 2) after boarding a Manchester-bound train at the town’s railway station. He had boarded a train to Ashburys, which was due in at 9:12am. […]
2nd Feb Derbyshire Police have expressed concerns for the safety of a man who is missing from his home in Hadfield. 76-year-old William (Billy) Burns suffers from dementia and was last seen at Hadfield railway station at 8:35am this morning. He boarded a train to Ashburys, which was due in at 9:12am. A police spokesperson said: “We’re […]
1st Feb Hadfield Soccersixes are looking for new teams to enter the league. They play every Sunday evening between 6pm and 8pm on the Glossopdale 3G on Newshaw Lane. It’s an FA Affiliated League with FA Qualified referees. Matches are 40 minutes long, entry is free, all equipment is provided and there are paintball vouchers and trophies […]
17th Jan A handbag and a car were stolen from a house in Hadfield last week. Thieves broke into the property on Lambgates Lane before stealing a Black Mercedes and its keys, and a woman’s handbag containing bank cards and a small amount of cash. It happened sometime between last Sunday, January 15, at 10pm and 6:30am […]
23rd Dec Minister Caroline Dinenage will visit Hadfield Nursery School after we reported staff and governors’ concerns over funding. The Under Secretary of State For Education will visit the Queen Street school to promise there is no cash crisis. Three weeks ago we reported school worries that Government plans to change Early Years funding could mean less […]