Castleton Notice Board

Reduction in Opening Times at Local Libraries from 30 September
Buxton & Chapel-en-le Frith libraries now open later in every morning: Buxton closes earlier on Wednesdays & Fridays and Chapel closes on Monday afternoons.  Full details here

Curious about the Archaeological Activity in Castleton this Summer?
merrony oct 2019Then come along to hear Colin Merrony’s fascinating illustrated talk on Thursday, 17 October at 7.30pm at the Methodist Church and get the latest update.  Details here

Parking Charges for Castleton Car Park
Please note that parking charges apply 24/7.  This has always been the case but misleading information on the original notice has caused many people to believe that overnight parking was free.

Borough Councillors Initiative Fund
The recently elected Borough Councillors for the Hope Valley are inviting applications from local organisations for grants from the Councillors Initiative Fund.  Click here for more details.

Castleton Fell Race 2019
Nearly 200 runners braved the wind and rain on the evening of June 7 to take part in the annual fell race organised by Castleton Playing Fields Committee.

The Great Castleton Duck Race Resultsthe Winner
Winner: 729 backed by D. Roberts.  2nd place:  469 Y. Kist.

winnersRunners-up: 135 P Dale, 372 A Gregory & 577 A Holmes.
Message for Y. Kist:- Please phone 07746287606 

The duck race drew a large excited crowd and raised a fantastic £650 for Castleton Playing Fields (reg. charity No. 520429).  Here’s how the race went:-


High Peak Borough Council Elections 2 May 2019
Details of new councillors elected for Hope Valley here.

Information on Small Community Grants for 2019/20
This information may be useful to Village organisations & can be viewed on the General Notices page under the Parish Council heading.

Let’s Make Castleton Safer
SmartWater Security System Available Free to
Castleton Residents
Castleton Parish Council are inviting residents to join a new programme to protect their property against thieves and reduce theft in the Hope Valley. There is no cost to the household.  Find out more about SmartWater here and view the leaflet & form from the Parish Council here.  The form can be downloaded to be filled in & dropped in at the Post Office or emailed to the Clerk of the Parish Council at Otherwise, a representative of the Parish Council will call by to collect your form.

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Mill Leat in the Car Park

Race Night Scores a Huge Success

making over £747 for Playing Fields funds at an exciting evening on Saturday 23 Feb.


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Paragliders on Mam Tor Jan 23, 2019.

What happened to Adrian?  Read All About It HERE

..and find some shady characters here 


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Dan Mart Photography

2018 Festival of Christmas Trees.

P1020391 weblg2Some of the 52 decorated & illuminated Christmas trees, provided by village organisations & businesses on display in St Edmund’s Church before Christmas.


Earlier photos have been moved to the Gallery