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Rivelin Valley flood storage drop-in session, Sunday 2 October

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Walking the Rivelin book: new edition published

A revised and updated edition of a book featuring a trail guide for the Rivelin valley has been released in time for Christmas. Walking the Rivelin also includes maps, historical information about each watermill site and where to look for … Continue reading

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Crosspool well dressing launch marks start of community festival

Local residents gathered this evening in the midsummer wind and sun to celebrate the unveiling of Crosspool’s new well dressing. Festival chair and St. Columba’s priest-in-charge Frances Eccleston led the short dedication outside Crosspool Tavern. This year’s well dressing celebrates … Continue reading

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Rivelin Valley Conservation Group featured on web documentary

Rivelin Valley Conservation Group is the focus of this documentary from Russell Cavanagh. Watch it to find out more about the group, the history of Rivelin Valley and the work they do.

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Rivelin Valley Conservation Group on canal voyage

Voyage into Britain is the topic for the next Rivelin Valley Conservation Group open meeting on Tuesday 13 March, where Mick Spick will be talking about canals. Members of the public are invited. It starts at 7:30pm at Stephen Hill … Continue reading

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Rivelin farm shop reopens

In July we reported the sad news that Coppice House Farm Shop was to close. There is been some good news this week in that the shop is now in the hands of a new owner and will open under … Continue reading

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Bell Hagg Inn to be converted into seven bedroom house

Plans to convert a derelict Crosspool pub into a seven bedroom house will be considered by the council planning board on Tuesday. The Bell Hagg Inn on Manchester Road has stood empty for years but the new proposals would see … Continue reading

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Craft Fayre at Stephen Hill Methodist church today

A charity Craft Fayre with 36 stalls is taking place at Stephen Hill Methodist Church today. It is the twentieth fayre that the local Samaritans group has organised and proceeds this year go to St Luke’s Hospice, H.A.R.C., Weston Park … Continue reading

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