The purpose of this site is to provide useful, important and interesting news, information and insight for residents and visitors, with the hope of enriching the life of the village, and the aim of bringing our community closer together. Want to be involved? Help with maintaining the site would be very welcome. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday May 6th is Milford & Makeney’s 40th Anniversary May Day. For full procession details, click here
Dave Moreton of Chevin Brae opened his garden once again in April. To see more photos and read about a satisfying day, click here
Latest Blooming Milford News here
Milford Community Primary School is looking for two people to join its Governing Body. The Governing Body is responsible for overseeing the management of the school. A range of skills are needed across the Governing Body (I.T.skills are essential), along with the time to commit to a rewarding and interesting role. If you would like to find out more about becoming a Governor at Milford School, please contact Gill Taylor (Chair of Governors) at email@example.com or on 01332 841316.
NEW GUIDED WALK POINTS TO MAKENEY… AND SUNNY HILL. Strutt’s North Mill in Belper has announced its new walks programme for 2017. Read more about these two new local walks here
What could happen at Hopping Hole Quarry? A Milford resident is very concerned. Read more here. Read also a response from another resident.
This year will see the 40th anniversary of Milford’s May Day Celebration. Do you have photos and memories, especially of the early years? Click here to read more.
STRUTT ARMS LATEST… Our Webmaster has spoken to the building contractors involved to discover that a restaurant will be opening at some point in the future. No date can be specified as the owners have had to divert resources elsewhere for the moment before refurbishment at the Strutt can recommence. It can also be revealed that the restaurant will not be an Italian – it was believed that the former owner of Salva’s Trattoria in Duffield had purchased the Strutt – but will offer European cuisine.
New explanation from ex-resident Peter Roe for Milford being referred to as ‘Treacle City’. Click here
The King William has a QUIZ NIGHT every Wednesday at 9.00 pm and Live Entertainment at 9.00 pm (unless specified)
Milford Social Club has fortnightly Live Entertainment on a Saturday: All 9 pm start (unless specified). Free admission.
For the latest Planning Applications, click here
Have a need? A want? A sale?
This website has always been a resource where we can help you with a particular appeal. For instance: Do you need a recommendation for a good plumber?Would you like help with sponsorship for a charity? Are you keen to form an activity group within the village? Want to sell some horse manure for the garden? Just go to this page by clicking here and fill in the contact form. Click here to read about a garden plot to let.
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