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Good News Family Care

Good News Family Care (Homes) Ltd. is a registered charity providing a safe-haven, for women affected by domestic violence, homelessness or substance abuse. They provide practical help, with the objective to empower the individual to live life to their maximum capability, in a secure, supportive and non-judgemental environment.   Their vision is to make a positive impact in the community – each transformed life influences and affects the whole family and society. ...

Oddity Road

Sixth Form Students, Jack Heath, Joel Gilbourne, Dan Brennan & Ethan Lambert are creating Sheffield indie rock with a hook and a twist by the name Oddity Road. Having already released one EP and supported many well known acts on tour, they are certainly getting their name out there. We spoke with the band to get a better insight into what actually is, Oddity Road? ...

Paul Smith Sculptures

Artists' Statement. I am a full time artist, making ceramic figurative sculptures in my studio on the edge of the Peak District National Park. The images I make are dream-like and contemplative, designed to create a feeling of a reality where peaceful co-existence is possible between us and nature. The style is bold and semi-abstract with graceful sweeping curves and simplified details. In my work I play with the conventions of fairytales and fables, often turning the stories on their heads and twisting them. Goldilocks has made peace with the bears and Red Riding Hood has grown up to be a confident femme fatale who entrances the Wolf. There are many ‘first-nation’ stories of a time when beasts could talk and the world was one, not divided into the human/animal worlds. I am interested in our perception of the animal kingdom, told through fairytale and fable, art, books and film, ...

New Mills MMA

Thankyou for taking the time to visit our web page! In the above video chief instructor Jon Santry gives a brief overview of what we offer and addresses the most commonly asked questions of potential students. For further information or to arrange an initial session, please do not hesitate to contact us. ...

Buxton Well Dressing

The official web site of the Buxton Well Dressing Festival, featuring their latest news and information about Buxton’s history of Well Dressing. Buxton Well Dressing and Carnival, established in 1840, is part of an historic tradition that occurs between May and September each year throughout Derbyshire and the Peak District. Buxwonwelldressing.co.uk ...