Hartington Harvest Celebration

  Youngsters in Hartington have handed out boxes of food and provisions to elderly members of the community following the village’s Harvest Festival. The annual celebration of harvest to give thanks for crops that have grown and the hard work involved in gathering them, took place at St Giles Church on Sunday 4 October. Children Read more…

Planning Appeal Hearing – Former Dove Dairy, Hartington

  NOTIFICATION OF PLANNING APPEAL HEARING   Appeal by: Cathelco Ltd Proposed development: Demolition of existing factory building and the subsequent construction of total 26 new dwellings including 4 ‘affordable’ and 2 conversion of former factory buildings at Dove Dairy, Stonewell Lane, Hartington Planning application reference: NP/DDD/1014/1045 Planning Inspectorate reference: APP/M9496/W/ 15/3053101 Purpose of this Read more…

Harvest Festival 2015

This weekend saw the harvest festival return to St Giles church in Hartington. Some pictures of the flowers and donation boxes from the church can be found below but before that here’s a little bit of history around the festival for those who aren’t aware; Harvest is from the Old English word hærfest, meaning “Autumn”. Read more…