Run for NHS

Keith Q reports that: “We have so far raised a fantastic £19.3K for the NHS as a result of broadcasting James Campbell’s epic marathon run in his back garden. Donations are still possible on www.runjumpthrow.com . James took just over 5 hours – a courageous (but possibly insane) man ! “ Excellent effort

A big THANK YOU

Thank you to the Surgery/Pharmacy, to the Post Office for being able to stay open and serve the community and all the other shops, busineses & services in the village. To those who have adapted to be able to make home deliveries for those who are self-isolating or unable to get out to shop and Read more…

Run for NHS instead of throwing

James Campbell finished 8th in the World Junior Championships in 2006. In 2010 he was the UK Javelin Champion. After a succession of shoulder injuries he was forced to retire in 2014. Tomorrow, on his birthday, he will run a marathon in his back garden as a fund raising event for our fantastic NHS. This auspicious event will Read more…

Further Online Pilates Sessions:

If you want to keep fit and healthy, Victoria Turner, who usually runs Pilates in the Village Hall, has a programme of online sessions which you can log into. It’s £8 per session. The programme for this coming week is:

Is your vehicle MOT due soon? See Government guidance

Coronavirus: MOTs due from 30 March 2020 – Your car, van or motorcycle’s MOT expiry date will be extended by 6 months if it’s due on or after 30 March 2020 – but you must keep your vehicle safe to drive. More advice here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-mots-for-cars-vans-and-motorcycles-due-from-30-march-2020 Check your MOT due date here : https://www.gov.uk/check-mot-history NOTE THAT Read more…

Hartington “Virtual” Open Gardens

Thanks to those who have so far sent photos for this online project to hartingtongardens@btinternet.com Some sunshine due again today so another opportunity to photograph spring flowers, wildlife, planters, pots, hanging baskets, seed trays etc. to share with the village whilst we socially distance. First garden posts will take place on April 1st.

Derbyshire Dales announce financial support measures for residents and businesses

Derbyshire Dales announced a range of financial support measure for residents and businesses. For details got to: Residents: https://www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/your-council/news-and-publications/latest-news/3044-financial-support-for-residents-and-businesses-during-covid-19 Businesses: https://www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/services-business/business-support-events-funding/coronavirus-support-for-businesses

Hartington “virtual” open gardens

Thank you to those who have already submitted photos of their gardens to be included in the Hartington Virtual Open Gardens. First garden photos will be posted on April 1st & daily from then on. While the sun is out why not take some photos of your garden, planters, pots or hanging baskets so that Read more…