From the Hollingworth Archives
15th Apr The Friends of Hollingworth and the Friends of Etherow Lodge Park have got together to put on an ‘Easter Event’ in the Etherow park today (Saturday) from 11am to 1:30pm. Light refreshments will be on sale, but everything else is free. You can expect an Easter egg hunt, Easter bonnet and Easter outfit competitions, egg […]
27th Feb Hollingworth Cricket Club is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – all raised from the 5p bag levy – being awarded to local community projects. Three groups in […]
16th Jan An assurance that High Peak Borough Council is committed to a complete Longdendale bypass has come from its leader, Councillor Tony Ashton. It follows comments by Glossopdale councillor Dave Wilcox last week said the proposed Mottram bypass would just take traffic out of Mottram. He said he would only be satisfied with the full Longdendale […]
7th Jan A councillor who first called for a Longdendale bypass 40 years ago has sent a stark warning to Transport Minister Chris Grayling. Dave Wilcox – one of Glossopdale’s three representatives on Derbyshire County Council – says outline plans for the A628 Mottram Bypass won’t work. He claims ‘they will make the problems in the villages […]
7th Dec Children, parents and carers in Hollingworth are in for a real treat just before Christmas. Father Christmas will be taking time out of his busy schedule to visit the village’s streets on December 15, 16 and 17. He will start his tour from outside Hollingworth Clinic at 6pm on Thursday (December 15) and will be visiting as many of the streets […]