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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021
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Remembrance Sunday 2021Remembrance Sunday Service, 14th November 2021, Memorial Park. Taken by Arthur Procter.Dec 07, 2021


Hawk Green Maypole 2016


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Hawk Green Residents Association Mayday Festival 2016 was held on "The Green" on Sunday 15th May. The festival included the crowning of the May Queen and King, entertainment from Hawk Green Brass Band, Bubble Man, Face Painting and Children's Games. Well done HGRA!

68 files, last one added on May 18, 2016
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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 Reading Rooms2572 viewsLaying of the foundation stones for Hawk Green Reading Rooms in 1906, provided by Mrs. Selma Fielding.
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All Things Nice / Travelling Gourmet2361 viewsFresh paella cooked in huge pans plus samples from newly opened deli/cafe, cheeses, biscuits, tarts, quiches, olives and ice creams. By A. Procter.
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Ridge Quarry Music Festival2310 viewsHuge crowds enjoy a Music Festival in the Ridge Quarry in the early 1900s, quite likely the same event as in our other picture which is dated 1909.
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Fluorescent tubes at Chadkirk2206 viewsPowered only by the electromagnetic fields surrounding the power lines running through the Chadkirk Estate, the Richard Box's art installation aimed to bring visibility to the Connect2 scheme. Photo by Arthur Procter.


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Marple Carnival 2013Scene of the Crime, by Arthur Procter.
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MESS Showcase 19 February 2011Marple, Mellor & Marple Bridge Energy Saving Strategy hosted an Energy Efficiency Showcase for all local residents on Saturday 19th February 2011 at Marple Senior Citizens Hall. Taken by Arthur Procter.
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Mellor Country Fete 2018Mellor Country Fete Saturday 30 June 2018. By Arthur Procter.
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Marple Carnival 1970A Robinson's float in the 1970 Carnival Parade passes the Jolly Sailor on Stockport Road.
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Marple Carnival 2013Police Band, by Ray Noble.
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Sponsored "Sail"A sponsored "sail" down Marple Locks in May 1988 in aid of Marple Band. The two pirates are Paul Beetham and Mike Jackson.
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RH3 - Rose Hill ZoneGarden RH3 in the Rose Hill Zone of Open Gardens in Marple. By Arthur Procter.
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Marple Locks Festival 2013Missed! By Arthur Procter.

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