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Grants to 74 towns & villages support Platinum Jubilee Celebrations across Derbyshire Dales

https://www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk/your-council/news-and-publications/latest-news/3607-derbyshire-dales-celebrates-the-jubilee Many thanks to the Parish Council for supporting the application for a successful grant of £500 for Hartington Community Group and as Derbyshire Dales District Council report ” while in Hartington there will be four days of events, including a concert, lighting of a beacon, family picnic and sports day.” See posters around the village Read more…

Hartington Platinum Jubilee: Family Treasure Hunt

Hartington Platinum Jubilee: FAMILY TREASURE HUNT- “Find the Queen in Hartington”. Friday 3rd June between 1.30-4pm. FREE entry –  All  are Welcome. Collect your form from the Farm Shop Marquee before 3pm on the day. Photographs of the Queen are hidden around the centre of the village- find the locations! Return your form by 4pm to have Read more…

Platinum Jubilee Beacon – event details

Our beacon will be lit on Thursday 2nd June at 9.45 on the slope to the south of the village. It will be easily visible from the village centre /pond. We ask that you get to the pond area before 9.40 when a  ‘Her Majesty’s Bugle Call’ will be played. One or two surprises are planned! Not everyone Read more…

Platinum Jubilee Bunting

Hartington Community Group have acquired 1800m of bunting. We have measured the frontage of properties along The Dale, Market Place, Mill Lane, Hyde Lane, Church Street, Dig Street up to the Surgery, Bankside, Stonewell Lane and Hall Bank. Individual lengths have been cut and will be delivered to properties on the 27th and 28th May. By using Read more…

TODAY Thursday 12th May 2-4pm – Afternoon Tea & Raffle in Hartington Village Hall in support of Buxton Parkinsons Support Group

Please come along to help raise funds for the Buxton Parkinson’s Support Group and Parkinson’s UK Research, to help in finding a cure Refreshments; will be available to purchase including coffee, tea, squash, scones, cakes, biscuits There will be a selection of garden seeds on offer to buy, kindly donated by B&Q- Buxton Raffle tickets Read more…

Afternoon Tea – 2-4pm Thursday 12th May in Hartington Village Hall in support of Buxton Parkinsons Support Group

Please come along to help raise funds for the Buxton Parkinson’s Support Group and Parkinson’s UK Research, to help in finding a cure Refreshments; will be available to purchase including coffee, tea, squash, scones, cakes, biscuits There will be a selection of garden seeds on offer to buy, kindly donated by B&Q- Buxton Raffle tickets Read more…

Archie unleashed on litter

We are delighted to say that Archie, accompanied by Isla and Sophia, set out this morning to clear the village of any accumulated litter that had resulted from the Bank Holiday four days. Not only has our village environment benefitted from the efforts of our three young community champions but they have so far raised Read more…

Community News from Derbyshire County Council

Click the link for the full details of these stories 19 April – Community News from Derbyshire County Council – Care careers, Earth Day, new cycle trail, e-bike hire, Jubilee grants, Jubilee memories, compost bins, community equipment at recycling centres (govdelivery.com)

YHA Hartington Hall – is recruiting!

Are you looking for full/part time work within the local community, YHA Hartington Hall might just be the place! We are looking for people with flexibility to cover various roles. Are you a morning person? We have a breakfast chef vacancy working 7am – 12pm three to five days a week. Do you need something Read more…

Archie’s sponsored litter pick

As things stand Archie Crimlis, aged 5, plans at 9.30 on Tuesday 19th April to start to clean up any litter  that sadly will have  accumulated over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend. We thought it would be great for Archie, and his helpers, if a number of us were around at the Water Pump at the  start of Read more…

Hartington Needs You!

We are getting ready for the Queens Platinum Jubilee over the Bank Holiday in June.St Giles Church is celebrating with a Festival of Thanks and to decorate the Church to commemorate the Queens seven decades, we are looking to source the following items: Ascot Hats, Fascinators – bright colours if possible; Top Hats; Country style Read more…

Kate closing in on a World Record

Tuesday April 5th between 3-3.30pm around the Village Green will hopefully be the time that Kate Jayden completes a world record beating 96th marathon in 96 days. Kate is raising money for The Trussell Trust, The Refugee Council and The Hygiene Bank and donations can be made at https://donate.giveasyoulive.com/fundraising/what-katie-did-next Meet on the Village Green to Read more…