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Bridgemont swings

In the swing at Bridgemont

Bridgemont youngsters and their families now have an improved play area to enjoy thanks to investment from High Peak Borough Council.

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Bringing empty properties back into use

Empty properties blight communities and, with the provision of housing high on the national agenda, bringing them back into use seems like one obvious way to help meet local needs.

Councillor Tony Ashton

Helping High Peak commemorate WW1 centenary

This November people across the UK will come together to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War - and the Borough Council is offering grants to High Peak towns and parishes to mark this nationally and internationally important anniversary.

Glossop Town Hall

Roof at Glossop Town Hall set to be repaired

Investigation work is set to start at Glossop Town Hall as the Council announces plans to repair the roof and the clock.

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Council sets budget for coming year

High Peak Borough Council has set its budget for providing essential services at £10.4m for the coming year.

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Trans Pennine route consultation 12 February 2018 - 25 March 2018

Highways England are consulting on proposals to improve journeys on the Trans-Pennine route between Manchester and Sheffield regions - read more and have your say

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Council welcomes £2m housing boost

High Peak leaders have welcomed the £2m cash injection to boost housing at two sites in Buxton - and pledged to start work on site quickly.

Thomas Fields visit

More affordable homes at Thomas Fields scheme

Thomas Fields, Buxton's new Extra Care scheme, due to open this Spring, will now include an additional 10 flats available at affordable rents thanks to High Peak Borough Council.

Fly tipped sofa

Tipping the balance against waste offenders

New proposals aimed at tackling the scourge of fly tipping have been welcomed by High Peak Borough Council.

Sylvan car park

Work set to start at Sylvan car, coach and lorry park

Work to resurface and improve the layout of Buxton's Sylvan car park and the coach and lorry park is set to start early next month.

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Council seeking independent member to review processes

High Peak Borough Council is looking for an independent person to help keep its governance and financial reporting processes on track.

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Appointment of Independent Member on the Audit and Regulatory Committee

The Council is seeking to appoint an Independent Member for its Audit and Regulatory Committee

Octagon and Band Stand at PG

Buxton's Octagon Hall set to reopen in the Spring

The Octagon Hall at the Pavilion Gardens in Buxton is expected to open in May following major renovations to the Grade-II listed building.

Jack the quarryman

Sculpture celebrates centenary of quarrying

Locals and visitors to Buxton's Ashwood Park may have spotted a new face in recent weeks - and the project partners are proud to officially introduce Jack the Quarryman.

Octagon and Band Stand at PG

HLF grant to help Buxton establish itself as 'England's leading spa town'

The beautiful town of Buxton - with its fine historic buildings and natural thermal mineral water - has every reason to aspire to being 'England's leading spa town.'