Zink Launches Free English Lessons for Ukrainian Refugees

The foodbank and advice service Zink has been hosting the weekly lessons at its headquarters on Clough Street from Monday, May 30, and any Ukrainians who want to attend will be very welcome to simply turn up, with no booking required. Zink has been working with Buxton Homes for Ukraine, Hope Valley Sanctuary and High Peak Friends of Ukraine…

Additional Swimming Lessons Available for Children

I am pleased to report additional after-school and evening swimming classes have been introduced at Buxton Swimming & Fitness Centre. Lots of Buxton residents have been in touch with me recently, raising concerns about the lack of swimming lessons available for children during term time. I contacted High Peak Borough Council and Lex Leisure on…

‘The Place I Live’ Competition Winners

In Spring, Connex Community Support launched our over 65’s ‘The Place I Live’ photo competition. We were looking for interesting, inspiring and beautiful photos in 4 categories-Interesting Architecture, Landscapes, Wildlife and Animals and Quirky or Amusing Local features. We were inundated with some stunning photographs and our judges had a tough time picking the winners.…

Planning for Growth: Business Event in Buxton

Do you have big ambitions for your business in 2022? Then this is the event for you. Discover the support available to help make your goals a reality and expand your network through meeting like-minded business leaders. Join us at 8am to learn more about the programmes, funding, consultation services and advice offered by the…