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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 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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Marple Carnival 2017


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The theme for Marple's 55th Carnival was Marple's Movie Magic and it was blessed with fabulous weather throughout the day on Saturday 17 June. In addition to all teh Movie Stars on show, a group of Team Extreme Sports Stars were performing on the skatepark too. 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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Mellor Mill Fact and Fun Day 2017


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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 2017


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The 2017 Marple Food and Drink Festival was once again organised by Marple Business Forum and tempted thousands of people to a busy Market Street to sample the delights of the very best of local food and drink suppliers.

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Christmas 2017


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An album for Christmas 2017 Events including Santa's arrival on New Horizons, Marple Bridge Winter Wonderland, the Santa Dash, St Martin's Christmas Tree Festival and any other local Christmas events. Send in your best Christmas shots.

100 files, last one added on Dec 07, 2017
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Launch of Treeptops Exhibition 2018


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Marple Local History Society’s exhibition “From cripples holiday home to orthopaedic hospital” at Marple Library was formally opened by the Mayor of Stockport on Saturday, 12th May 2018. The exhibition then ran from 12th May to 19th May during normal library open hours.

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Hawk Green Maypole 2018


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Hawk Green Residents Association Mayday Festival 2018 was held on "The Green" on Sunday 13th May. The festival included the crowning of the May Queen and King, entertainment from Hawk Green Brass Band, Maypole Dancing and Children's Games. Well done HGRA!

59 files, last one added on May 17, 2018
Album viewed 238 times

Friends of Rose Hill Station Art Project


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Working with local artist Tracy McGuiness-Kelly, Friends of Rose Hill Station are undertaking an exciting project to involve the community in creating a mural for the car park at Rose Hill Station.

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Rose Hill Station in winter3112 viewsThe severe winter of 1947 brings chaos to the trains at Rose Hill Station - You can just make out the chimney of the Railway pub in the background.
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Bowling Green Fire2783 views11th September 2001 - Whilst history on a global scale was being made in New York.
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Queen's visit to Marple 1968 - 092633 viewsThe Queen meets the young people of Marple in May 1968. The young lady between the Queen and the girl guide is Diane Chew. Can you identify any of the others?
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Hawk Green Reading Rooms2567 viewsLaying of the foundation stones for Hawk Green Reading Rooms in 1906, provided by Mrs. Selma Fielding.
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Crash on Brabyns Brow2543 viewsMultiple crash at the bottom of Brabyns Brow in April 1995.
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All Things Nice / Travelling Gourmet2355 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 Festival2303 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 Chadkirk2200 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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Romiley Young Farmer Show 2012Romiley Young Farmers Show at Gothic Farm on Sunday 9 September 2012. By Mark Whittaker.
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Memorial Plaque 11 November 2007Peter Clarke, local representative of the War Memorials Trust opens proceedings during the unveiling of a new plaque commissioned by Friends of Marple Memorial Park.
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Day 04 - September SoireeLiz Ward with students Ellissa, Fiona and Emma in September Soiree at Buxton Lane. By Mark Whittaker.
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Mellor Mill Fact and Fun Day 2015The Mellor Mill Fact and Fun Day at the mill site and Roman Lakes on Sunday 6 September. A great day out for all the family. By Arthur Procter.
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Marple Christmas Cracker 2010Author Chris Simms signs his book at the 2010 Marple Christmas Cracker. By Arthur Procter.
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MR2 - Marple Ridge ZoneGarden MR2 in the Marple Ridge Zone of Open Gardens in Marple. By Arthur Procter.
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Carnival Parade 2010New Horizons on MBF float.
By Bill Beard.
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Marple Christmas Market - Lantern ParadeMarple Christmas Lantern Parade, by Arthur Procter.

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