From the Tintwistle Archives
14th Jun Tintwistle Cricket Club is holding a coffee morning this weekend. It’s taking place at the Tintwistle Conservative Club between 10am and 12pm on Saturday (June 17). There will be cakes, a raffle, a tombola and a bric-a-brac stall. Everyone is welcome to attend.
9th Jun Police in Hadfield and Tintwistle are warning residents to be wary of scam letters. It comes after a woman in her 70s in the Hadfield area reported a letter she had received through the post, telling her she had won a large amount of money through a lottery and needed to make contact to claim […]
5th Jun Tintwistle Athletic Football Club are celebrating after being awarded a £3,000 Grow the Game grant, something that has attracted praise from England manager Gareth Southgate. The grant, which will provide a boost to grassroots football in Tintwistle and the surrounding area, has paved the way for a brand new Under 8s Girls team and a […]
1st Jun People in Tintwistle want assurances that the latest floods to hit part of the village are not repeated. Earlier this year, water swept down Old Road, rushing into low-lying properties, running up huge bills. Villagers put the blame on blocked drains and they don’t want a repeat performance after the next spell of heavy rain. […]
1st Jun Heavy traffic crossing the Pennines is knocking lumps out of a roadside wall. The wall in question happens to run alongside the start off the Woodhead Pass and is part of the A628 boundary wall close to the centre of Tintwistle. It has become badly damaged and in need of repair. But who picks up […]
31st May On Saturday, Tintwistle travelled to Hawk Green in Round 6 of the DCCL. Tintwistle won the toss and elected to bat first on a decent looking track. Tintwistle got off to a solid start thanks to excellent batting from Karl Handforth and Pete Higginbottom. Handforth scored an excellent 49 maintaining his solid start to the […]
31st May Tintwistle Cricket Club held the first installment of their All Stars sessions at the Speedwell Ground last Thursday. The programme is aimed at children aged between five and eight years old and is designed to introduce them to the key skills of the game in a fun and engaging way. This is an eight-week course and the […]
26th May Labour’s Becki Woods has been setting out her plans for Etherow after winning the seat at the recent Derbyshire County Council elections. Minutes after realising she had won the Tintwistle and Hadfield ward, she said: “Adult social care is really close to me due to family issues – my brother has Down’s Syndrome and so […]
5th May Police are looking for volunteers to help them raise awareness of speeding and road safety concerns in the Hadfield, Padfield and Tintwistle areas. Officers from the Hadfield and Tintwistle Safer Neighbourhood policing teams are appealing for local residents to take part in a local Community Speed Watch scheme. The initiative involves volunteers who give up […]
4th May Police in the Hadfield and Tintwistle area have issued a reminder to residents about safe and considerate parking. Officers from the Hadfield and Tintwistle Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team are urging residents to give thought to where they leave their vehicle following ongoing complaints about a number of parking related issues. PCSO Brian Buller said: “Inconsiderate […]