From the Tintwistle Archives
20th Feb Tintwistle Athletic First Team were not at their best as they suffered a disappointing 2-1 home defeat to High Lane. Jonny Smilie with the goal. Tintwistle Athletic 3rds continued their fine form with a 5-2 win away at Bury Amateurs. With others dropping points around them a promotion place is up for grabs going into […]
17th Feb Plans to transform a Tintwistle play park will go on display next month. The Friends of Conduit Street Playing Fields are holding a public consultation on Wednesday, March 8, between 3pm and 7pm at Tintwistle Primary School on South Close. The playground project has gone out to tender and all the bids which meet the […]
16th Feb Conservationists are battling to bridge a gap in the Pennine Bridleway and bring tourists flocking to Glossopdale. The 205-mile track goes from Kirkby Stephens in the Yorkshire Dales to Middleton in the Peak National Park. But horse riders, cyclists and walkers arriving at Monks Road in Charlesworth are finding the trail suddenly ends. It starts […]
13th Feb Tintwistle Athletic 1st team won 3-0 away to Bedians in difficult conditions on Saturday to gain a valuable three points. Despite the boggy pitch and awful conditions, Jonny Rawlings and Jonny Higgins looked very threatening early on for Athletic as they pushed for the opening goal. It came on thirty minutes, after good play from […]
30th Jan Tintwistle Athletic Reserves gained revenge on Mellor 3rds with a 3-2 victory in an entertaining match on Saturday. Athletic got off to a bad start conceding an early goal. They then started to get their passing game going and drew level due to a mistake from the Mellor keeper, leaving Sam Swann with an empty […]
27th Jan A dog has been missing from its Tintwistle home for a week. Kenai, a Siberian husky pup, went missing on Old Road at around 2pm last Friday (January 20). A very friendly dog, he is nine months old, wearing a black collar with a chain and has been micro-chipped. If you have seen Kenai or […]
23rd Jan Tintwistle Athletic 1st team booked their place in the final of the Derbyshire Divisional Cup North for the first time on Saturday as they beat Dronfield Town Reserves 2-1. The match started fairly evenly as both teams struggled to settle and neither midfield could control possession. Tintwistle looked to play direct – using the pace […]
20th Jan Longdendale Siege Group and Tintwistle Parish Council say the only real answer to the area’s traffic problems is a bypass around the three villages. Siege chairman Mike Flynn and Tintwistle parish and borough councillor Pat Jenner claim a Mottram relief road is a step forward. But only if it comes with the proviso that it […]
17th Jan Firefighters spent around an hour in the early hours of last Sunday morning responding to reports of a house fire in the Tintwistle area. Fire crews were called at around 2:30am by a passing driver, who thought they saw smoke coming from a window at a property on Church Street. Glossop Fire Station sent an […]
16th Jan Tintwistle Athletic Reserves avenged their early season defeat to Aldermere with a resolute 3-1 victory on Saturday. After a goalless first half, Liam Nolan opened the scoring with a well-taken goal, which was closely followed by a clever shot set up by Loz Szemberski and slotted in by James Wilson. Aldermere never gave in and, […]