Transition New Mills July Dates

Here are the remaining dates for Transition activities in July: Transition Drinks: Thursday 21st July, 7:30pm, Royal Oak Come along whether it’s to talk about next steps for Incredible Edible, to float your latest idea or to preview the coming football season. Balsam Bashing: Sunday 24th July 10:30-12:30. Mousley Bottom. Meet at bottom of Station Road,Continue reading “Transition New Mills July Dates”

A Triumph for Trees!

Thanks to you all for a brilliant effort. Around 400 trees were planted on and around the Derby Road playing fields in New Mills on Sunday and Monday, in a joint project between Transition New Mills and Thornsett School. Thank you to everyone who cleared the ground, put out the marker canes, planted trees, putContinue reading “A Triumph for Trees!”


SUNDAY 15TH NOVEMBER 10.00 – 3.00 AT DERBY ROAD PLAYING FIELD. The trees have arrived and are eager to be planted in their new home, in a joint project between Transition New Mills and Thornsett Primary School! Thank you to all who have offered to help. Anyone else who is free for an hour orContinue reading “TREE PLANTING THIS SUNDAY!”

Balsam 2015 – here’s what we did

The balsam bashing season is over for 2015, and thanks to our wonderful volunteers, a Derbyshire County Council grant, and donations from local businesses, it was the best one yet! Here’s the year in (if anything, under-estimated) statistics: •17 organised events (including one intrepid abseiling session) •over 30 known volunteers •an estimated over 100 hoursContinue reading “Balsam 2015 – here’s what we did”