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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017
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Winter Wonderland 2017Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland 2017 by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2017


Marple Carnival 2016


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The theme for Marple's 54th Carnival was RIO and it was a real Gold Medal Winner for participants on Saturday June 18 June with the weather holding good all day. As always, if you took any good shots on the day, please send them in to be added to this album.

102 files, last one added on Jun 19, 2016
Album viewed 397 times

Red Wheel Plaques 2016


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The Transport Trust awarded two National Red Wheel commemorative plaques in 2016. These were unveiled at Possett Bridge and Marple Aqueduct on Tuesday 21 June by President of the Transport Trust, the Right Hon. Sir William McAlpine and Canal & River Trust’s Chief Executive, Richard Parry.

26 files, last one added on Jun 24, 2016
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Mellor Country Fete 2016


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Mellor Country Fete is a traditional Country Fete with activities for all the family in a fabulous hillside setting with spectacular views and a friendly, old-fashioned village atmosphere. Here are a few photographs from the day - if you have more, pleased send them in.

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Marple Fire Station Open Day 2016


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Marple Community Fire Station Open Day 2016 was held on Sunday 17 July.

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Mellor Mill Fact and Fun Day 2016


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A Fact and Fun Day at Mellor Mill and Roman Lakes, with guided tours of the Mill, music, food and drink and lots of things for the children to do. A great day raising funds for Mellor Archaeological Trust and Friends of Our Valley too.

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Marple Festival 2016


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2016's Marple Festival was organised by Marple Business Forum and focused on the Food and Drink Day on Saturday 17 September. The weather was superb and there were buskers on every corner and lots of food, drink and charity stalls to enjoy.

71 files, last one added on Sep 21, 2016
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Christmas 2016


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An album for Christmas 2016 Events including Santa's arrival on New Horizons on 2nd December, the Marple Christmas Cracker and Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland on Saturday 3rd December, the Santa Dash on Sunday 4th December, St Martin's Christmas Tree Festival and any other local Christmas events. Send in your best Christmas shots.

154 files, last one added on Dec 06, 2016
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Hawk Green Maypole 2017


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Hawk Green Residents Association Mayday Festival 2017 was held on "The Green" on Sunday 14th May. The festival included the crowning of the May Queen and King, entertainment from Hawk Green Brass Band, Bubble Man and Children's Games. Well done HGRA!

47 files, last one added on May 17, 2017
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Woodley Whit Walk1240 viewsWoodley Primitive Methodist Sunday School Whit Walk.
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Rose Hill Station in winter1131 viewsSoldiers help to clear the line at Rose Hill Station in February 1940.
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Drought circa 19201127 viewsA visit to the well on "Coal Pit Lane", now Edward Street, during a drought c1920.
L to R (Back Row): Harry France, Not known, Harriet Greaves, Annie Swan, Mrs Annie Aldred, Mrs Bradbury, Marie Knowles, Mrs Walsh, Emily Knowles, Not known, Marie Etchells, Laura Booth, Nellie Hudson, Cissie Aldred, Mary Booth, Lucy Bradbury, Miss Walsh, Alice France.
(Bottom Row): Sam Nield, Alfie Nield, Stanley Etchells, Joe Wood, Charlie Wood, Willie Aldred, Beatie Aldred, Jane France.
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Marple 10k Trail Run 20081104 viewsFirst lady? Photo by Svetlana Roberts.
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Hyde Bank Tunnel Collapse1101 viewsA hole has appeared in the garden of Hyde Bank Hall, between Marple and Romiley.

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05 July 2015: Marple Locks FestivalMarple Locks Festival on Sunday 5 July. By Arthur Procter.
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Marple Festival 2017Spoil yourself at Marple Festival, by Arthur Procter.
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Carnival Parade 2010Brian Nash supports Marple Business Forum.
By Arthur Procter.
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Marple Christmas Cracker 2010Queues to see Santa in his Grotto at the 2010 Marple Christmas Cracker. By Arthur Procter.
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Day 16 - Food and Drink DayIce Creams at the Food and Drink Day on Market Street. By Gavin Eyquem.
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3 Dec: Marple Christmas CrackerMarple Christmas Cracker on Saturday 3 December. By Arthur Procter.
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Music at Marple Festival 2013Big Boy Band at Marple Festival, by Arthur Procter.
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Marple Carnival 2014Activities in the Park, by Arthur Procter.

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