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STOP PRESS: ANGELO’S IN LINE FOR MAJOR FOOD & DRINK AWARD. Read more here.
OLD MILFORD MILL PHOTO IN THE NATIONAL NEWS THIS WEEK… for full story, click here
Griff Cooper-Everett, who is campaigning against a footpath closure (see full story here) has heard from Mike Ashworth, Derbyshire County Council’s Strategic Director – Economy Transport and Environment. He has made it clear that a claim can be made for the paths, despite the Strutt Estate’s deposition. Griff has also requested that if you have a witness statement, can you fill it in as soon as possible and take it to him?
MILFORD ARTIST TO BE REPRESENTED BY LEADING LONDON GALLERY
Darren Reid, pictured with his latest work depicting Brixham Harbour, is a resident of Sunny Hill who only picked up a paintbrush in 2011. He has sold every one of his 14 paintings and is now to be represented by Plus One in Belgravia, one of the world’s leading galleries for photorealist art. See full story here
MILFORD BAPTIST CHURCH NOW HAS A WEBSITE
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For the latest Planning Applications, click here
Chevin Green Farm now has a bespoke hairdressers in its grounds. Read more here
We continue to post information about the Milford soldiers commemorated on the war memorial. Thanks to Tim Sanders, we have some information on Abner Sanders, the first Milford soldier to die in the Great War. To see more, click here
Read the latest news on the campaign to oppose the effective closure of two footpaths between Milford and Belper. Residents who have regularly walked these paths can help make a difference. Read more here
Makeney Morris made their debut at the May Day Celebrations. Fancy joining them? Click here for more details…
A chat with the builders at the STRUTT ARMS has revealed that it is going to remain as the Strutt Arms and provide beer and food with the addition of some accommodation. It will not be part of a chain but privately owned.