From the Padfield Archives
17th Mar Hadfield and Padfield Heritage Trail was left looking a lot tidier after Cllr Ed Kelly’s latest community clean-up. Around 35 people turned out on a sunny Saturday to remove rubbish from grot spots. The Hadfield councillor said: “It was the best turn-out yet, we made a real difference, a massive thanks to everyone who supported it. […]
3rd Mar A dry stone wall belonging to High Peak Borough Council has been damaged and stolen in Padfield. Derbyshire police were contacted by the borough council following reports of a man in a tractor driving into a dry stone wall on their land, known locally as Roughfields, close to Padfield Main Road. The man is then believed […]
1st Mar A Padfield councillor has hit out at the time it is taking to install the village’s first public defibrillator. Nick Longos is worried that its planned location – a phone box on Platt Street – could be removed. When Padfield Village Society heard the kiosk was under threat because few people use it, they put […]
15th Jan Supporters of a village church have raised thousands of pounds to transform it into a chapel and community meeting place. Padfield Congregational, which has roots dating back to the 1830s, has undergone its biggest face-lift for a century. Cash raised from events ranging from fairs to a sponsored jog around the village, has seen the […]