Articles from January 2010



Safer Neighbourhood January minutes

Whaley SNT minutes Jan 2010

THE ANNUAL MEETING OF WHALEY WATER WEEKEND

WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE MEETING ROOM AT THE MECHANIC’S INSTITUTE

ON TUESDAY 12 JANUARY 2010 STARTING AT 7.30PM.
The meeting will elect the new committee and consider the audited accounts for 2009

The 2010 event will now certainly go ahead and further volunteers are always needed.
For further details contact Chairman Barrie Walker – barrwalk@aol.com

Whaley Bridge Allotment & Gardeners’ Society – News

January newsletter – link

Knight in Shining Armour

We have received the following e-mail from a very grateful visitor.

Dear Sirs,

I’m hoping you can help me find a way of thanking a complete stranger for helping me get home on January 2nd 2010.

My name is Diane Hickey and on the above date, I was trying to get back home to my family in Northwich,

Cheshire after spending New Year in Sheffield.

I had set off in good time for my journey after hearing on the travel news that there was chance of snow showers in the North East.

I stopped off in Chaple on le Frith Morrisons to buy screen wash and some provisions but when I came out it was to find a whole load of thick snow had fallen.

I decided I had no option at this stage other than to continue with my journey as to turn around back to Sheffield would be unwise due to the snowfall. (more…)