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DANIEL TAKES TO THE SKIES FOR CHARITY FUNDRAISER

March 22, 2021
Daniel Heyworth from Buxton clearly likes a challenge! Prompted by his 2020 Multiple Sclerosis diagnosis, he is to face his fear of flying to take to the skies for a 10,000 feet sky dive to raise money for charity.
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Lockdown makeover for Parwich Royal British Legion Club

March 10, 2021
Parwich villagers of all ages are counting down the days to the re-opening of the Royal British Legion Club, now that is being given a new lease of life through a grant from local company, Tarmac.
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Tarmac grant completes 10-year project to revamp Buxton community centre

February 18, 2021
After a decade of hard work, a final project to transform St Anne’s Community Centre in Buxton into a versatile, multi-use hub has been completed.
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How to ‘bee kind’ this February – bee hotel giveaway

February 18, 2021
This February Tarmac is spreading the simple message ‘bee kind’ to help raise awareness of the UK’s declining bee population, which is having a hugely negative impact on the environment.
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Tarmac launches apprenticeship opportunities for Tunstead in 2021

February 4, 2021
As the UK celebrates the 14th National Apprenticeship Week (8-14 February), Tarmac announces it is offering six apprenticeship opportunities at its Tunstead site in 2021.
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Burbage Community Looks Forward to Making The Most Of New Sports Facility After Summer Makeover

January 25, 2021
Despite the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, and the winter weather, Burbage Primary School Pupils and the wider community are looking forward to being able to make the most of outdoor activities, thanks to a new Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA).
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Light up a life hospice appeal given valuable boost by donation from local company

January 18, 2021
A safety campaign at Tarmac’s Tunstead site has given Blythe House Hospice’s annual Light up a Life* appeal a valuable boost in a year in which many charities’ income has been hit by the pandemic.
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Tideswell community looks forward to community venue with eco heating system

January 6, 2021
People living in Tideswell are excited to see work start on a new Community Hall, after fire destroyed the old wooden building in 2015. After much hard fundraising and planning work by the Tideswell and District Voluntary Youth Club Committee, construction work started in September 2020.
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Crucial funding supports urgent repairs to Poole’s Cavern Café

December 8, 2020
Whilst closed to the public due to the pandemic restrictions, Poole’s Cavern, one of the most popular tourist attractions in the Peak District has not been totally quiet. Behind closed doors, work has been carried out to totally upgrade parts of the venue’s café floor, improving the safety and experience...
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Stone gift boosts Buxton Riding for Disabled arena build

December 2, 2020
An early Christmas present, in the form of hundreds of tonnes of stone, has boosted the progress of a major project to build an equestrian arena for riders with disabilities in the High Peak.
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