Help Us Ride Out of Lockdown

You are all invited to join our virtual fund raiser by sending videos of how you would Ride Out of Lockdown! The money will go towards CONNEX and BSBSโ€™s continued work within the community – opening up wider possibilities as the needs of our community change after the end of Furlough and very likely further…

Virtual Balloon Race Ends With a Bang

Thank you to everyone that supported the virtual balloon race for Buxton Infant and Junior School. We had no national winners but well done to the first 15 from our cause. I will post a full list of all the balloons with distance travelled as soon as all the results are in, organisers will be…

Buxton Snake Famous!

A message from High Peak Rocks Buxton snake creator, Clare ‘Well…my claim to fame has finally arrived ๐ŸŽ™๐ŸŽฅ๐Ÿ“ฝ๐ŸŽžย ITV news have contacted meย ๐Ÿ˜ฎ They are coming to Buxton at 11am on Monday 6th July at pavillion gardens at the covid snake…..I’m being interviewed…omg the camera doesn’t lie makeup and hair needs doingย ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜ฎ They also want recording…

What Next for Buxton Street by Street?

We need your Help! As restrictions lift we’d like to find out what we can do to help you get out and about, maybe for the first time. We’d also like to know how your neighbours and other Buxton Street by Street COVID-19 Support Volunteers have helped you manage being in isolation. Please could you…

Snake Update

Claire the creator of Buxton COVID-19 Snake can’t believe how long it is ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿ   I really didn’t think it would grow but it has by all you amazing people and the High peak community…well done everyone….p.s keep painting rocks it’s getting towards the end of broad walk….and remember to varnish them ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ย Xย HP rocks (…

Two Left Hands – Wellsdressings are ‘Not to be defeated’

Not to be defeated, following the cancellation of the Buxton Welldressings and Carnival, Two Left Hands would like to introduce our alternate project. If youโ€™ve seen our puppets in the Carnival Parade in the last few years you know we like it big, and bright, and arty, but also that our goal is to bring…

Super Snakes Slither across the High Peak

๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ Have you been to see Buxtons snake yet? It looks fantastic! ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ We have snakes in Buxton, Peak Dale, Whaley, Dove, Chapel, New Mills and Chinley!ย  As well as the adults finding that inner artist it’s lovely to see so many wonderful creations from the children. ๐Ÿ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ   It’s lovely to see families having…

Let Us Know What Next – Take Our Survey!

Hi all! ๐Ÿ˜Š We’ve checked in with our wonderful neighbour volunteers and can say, with thanks, that weโ€™re all still here and staying at home when we can ๐Ÿ˜ Ifย  you or anyone who is staying at home needs our help please remember to let us know, and, if you don’t mind, weโ€™d like to…