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u3a open meeting and grand charity event

U3A are holding an event on Tuesday 16th August at St. Paul’s Church Hall, 10 am to 12 noon.

In aid of Kinder Mountain Rescue Team, a £1 entrance fee includes coffee and biscuits. With lots of fun activities throughout the day.

They will also promoting all of the monthly activities that they hold and how to get involved.

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exciting new salon in marple to open soon!

Soon to open on Hollins Lane “The Works”. The shop is looking great, looks like will have to pop in for some treatments and a cut!
Great to see new businesses open in Marple!! Click below to find out more…

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mellor country fete 2016 25th june

With falconry, duck-herding sheepdog, parachuting teddies and much more, this years Mellor Country Fete is sure to be a great one!

Starting at 1pm with tickets on sale at various locations (click on link) but get the early bird tickets quick whilst you can! 2 for £15 !!!

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A truly rare residence where Mr Churchill stayed frequently…

Built in 1900 by the Duerr’s Jam family this Edwardian residence stands apart from many homes in Marple and was frequently visited by Sir Winston Churchill on route to Oldham when it was his constituency. However he was only ever allowed to smoke his cigars in the summer house at the bottom of the garden.

To have a walk around “Rivington” click on the link and view our video tour.

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the samuel oldknow

Walked past here the other day and it was buzzing – a great addition to Marple’s social scene.
The Samuel Oldknow opened in March this year offering a wide selection of drinks, with board games and a great atmosphere.
Check out what they’re up to next…
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