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Grants are available for the repair or restoration of historic elements of buildings in two areas of Chapel-en-le-Frith.

The eligible items include slate or stone roofs and traditional gutters and rainwater pipes, traditional mullioned or sash windows, traditional timber doors and shop fronts and the repair or pointing of brickwork and stonework. Other items may be considered in conjunction with these categories.

Details are available from the Grants Officer, Eddie Wilshaw at High Peak Borough Council on 0845 129 7777 extension 3654.


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Lend a neighbourly hand ?

whaley rose

 We are very upset to hear that Whaley Bridge Rose Queen is in a poor way due to lack of support

Chapel Carnival has we know found it difficult for many years to recruit the "workers" who spend a great amount of time and energy doing the background tasks needed so [more…]

Call for Leaflet Distribution!

Totally Locally Chapel are looking for somebody to distribute flyers door-to-door between now and the 7th September concerning the TLC Fiver Fest 2015. If you know someone, or are willing to contribute, please contact Joyce Hall at Hall’s Mica Hardware or ring her on 01298 812260.

Chapel in midst of Animal Welfare Controversy

Peter Jolly's Circus

We were asked to display a poster advertising Peter Jolly's Circus which is showing at Long Lane between the 5th and the 9th of August. As we usually do we took the notice and blu-tacked it to the wall inside our doorway, noticing that this circus featured animal acts, we commented on how unusual [more…]

Announcing Fiver Fest 2015

As you may or may not know, for the past few years (2013 and 2014), lots of businesses around Chapel-en-le-Frith have offered great deals for just £5 in a campaign called the 'Fiver Fest'. To give you an idea of last year's offers and what might be offered this year, check [more…]


sale poster

On Tuesday the 21st July 9am to 3 pm there will be a table top sale held in the Methodist church. Tables cost £5 if pre-booked or £7 on the day and is a perfect way of getting rid of your old clutter or just grabbing a great bargain.

For more information or if you would [more…]

4 Honour sponsored run for charity

Go the extra mile for Britain's bravest and for your community by participating in one of these sponsored events.

You can run with your team mates in a fell race. 

You can swim for one hour with your friends or you can amble for either 5K or 10K with the kids in fancy dress. [more…]

Chapel arts Craft and Textiles group

Want to join a lively friendly group to try out new crafts, improve your skills or just finish that project that has been sitting in your cupboard for ages? come to the chapel arts crafts and textiles club. Held every Thursday morning in the Chapel methodist church, town end. 10 am to 12 noon. For more information [more…]


The neighborhood plan for chapel parish was put together by dozens of local people as he best way of fulfilling the housing needs placed upon us.

Reasons to vote yes in the upcoming referendum:

1. Developers want lots more houses in and around chapel, a yes vote will help stop more unsuitable development.  [more…]

Chapel-en-le-Frith Wells Dressing.

town hall

The wells dressing in Chapel-en-le-Frith is in progress, come and visit and see the wonderful natural artwork that decorates this town with vibrant natural color. To view these incredible pieces of community art go to Blythe House, The Town Hall, Nanny's Well, Tramps Garden and Bowden Lane. The wells will be dismantled on Sunday so if you want [more…]

Barbers@19 Have gone and taken the beer with them


Oh they're now Barbers@71

Our close neighbors have relocated and must have taken the beer with them cos they are giving it away!  They have left the Market Place for 71 Market Street (just below Thornbrook Road) They have left the Dark Mark behind as well – maybe he would drink the beer?? .Get along to barbers@71 [more…]