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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


Romiley Young Farmers Show 2009


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A change of venue but no change in the top quality entertainment for the 2009 RYFS. Thanks to the rain no change in the amound of mud either, making wellies a must once again. We'd be delighted to add your photos from the show to this album to illustrate the many facets of this great local event.

36 files, last one added on Jul 19, 2009
Album viewed 370 times

Food & Drink Festival 2009


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Marple's third Food and Drink Festival was held on Saturday 19th September, and was once again blessed by great weather and a fantastic turnout. If you have any photos to share we'd be delighted to add them to this album.

60 files, last one added on Oct 17, 2009
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Winter Wonderland 2009


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Photos from Marple Bridge's 23rd Annual Winter Wonderland celebrations held on 5th December 2009. Including pictures from the Christmas Tree Festival in St. Martin's Church.

12 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2009
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Marple Mini-Christmas Festival 2009


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Although not publicised as a full blown "Christmas Cracker" event that's what everyone was calling it, and the 2009 Mini-Christmas Festival on Market Street was a great success, as these photos show.

18 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2009
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Winter 2009/10


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In 2009/10 Marple enjoyed the coldest and snowiest winter since 1962, when the Marple Aqueduct was damaged by frost. Words used by locals to describe it included: Crisp, Cold, Gorgeous, Slippery, White, Icey, Arctic, Annoying, Tiresome, Dangerous, Worrying and Enchanting! Let us have your pictures to record it for posterity!

57 files, last one added on Feb 07, 2010
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Ludworth School Swimathon 2010-13


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Each year pupils from Ludworth primary School in Marple Bridge raise money by swimming, splashing (and celebrate by pushing in their head teacher) at the Romiley Marina Pool. Expert swimmers and young paddlers between 4 and 11 years of age give their best while having as much fun as possible.

21 files, last one added on Mar 21, 2013
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Art & Craft Fair 2010


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On Saturday 24 April 2010 Crafty Ladies of Market Street organised an Art and Craft Fair on the Precinct. They were lucky with the weather and Arthur Procter was on hand to capture the feel of the day with his camera.

14 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2011
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Marple Carnival 2010


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Retiring Carnival Committee Chairman Bill Ardern was given a big send off by the people of Marple and thankfully the only thing that was wet about this one was the "Under the Sea" theme. If you have any good photos of this special day then please send them in.

172 files, last one added on Dec 12, 2010
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Winter 2009/10Lock 10 in the winter of 2009/10.
By Arthur Procter.
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Remembrance Sunday 2010Remembrance Day Service, 14th November 2010, Memorial Park. Taken by Ray Noble.
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Red Wheel Unveiling 21 June 2016Transport Trust Red Wheel unveiling at Possett Bridge, by Arthur Procter.
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3 Dec: Winter WonderlandMarple Bridge Winter Wonderland on 3 December. By Arthur Procter.
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Mellor Church Country Fete 2014Teddy launching at Mellor Church Country Fete on Saturday 28 June 2014. By Arthur Procter.
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Hawk Green Pass the BatonFun Day at Hawk Green on 7 July 2012 as part of the borough of Stockport's Pass the Baton event. Photo by Arthur Procter.
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Carnival Parade 2010Walkers in front of Robinson's Dray.
By Bill Beard.
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3 Dec: Winter WonderlandMarple Bridge Winter Wonderland on 3 December. By Arthur Procter.

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