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  • Eyam Museum online event

    Eyam Museum are hosing an online event, which will take place on Thursday 25 February 2021 at 7.30pm. Please see below for more imformation. Please see link for our next online event, which will take place on Thursday 25 February 2021 at 7.30pm. This will be another joint event, including special guests, historian Rebecca Rideal… Learn more

  • Local family find rare true-form fossils in Stoney quarries.

    A local Stoney Middleton family have been very busy during lockdown… young budding Paleontologist and Petrologist Harper Renshaw, along with her Mum Jaeger and Dad Matt, have discovered some very rare fossils in the local quarries. They were found about 3 weeks ago, the first being what appears to be the fossil of an ancient… Learn more

  • A new village book – ‘Tales from Stoney Middleton’

    Graham Armitage, author of the recent Discover Stoney Middleton ‘The History of a forgotten Village’ is working on his next offering, this time it’s all about you! He is asking for your contributions; they must either be about the village or from its residents. Fiction and non-fiction are welcome as are children’s stories (for them… Learn more

  • Book & DVD Available to Order Online

    Village book

    Read (or watch) more and discover what makes our village so unique and special. We are delighted to offer our village book (and DVD’s) as mail order items. Simply send us a cheque to 12 Rock Mill, Stoney Middleton Hope Valley S32 4TF. Include a mailing address and we will post them free of charge.… Learn more

  • New look website

    Stoney Middleton Heritage Group are delighted to announce the launch of their ‘new look’ website. The new look has a more modern feel with a lovely picture of the village. It is more user friendly to the casual visitor and should encourage them to look further.   Learn more

  • Special discounts on Book and Film launch day!

    The book and films will be available to purchase, and will be sold at special launch day discounts. Come and join us on Thursday 13th December between 4pm & 8pm at the Moon Inn Stoney Middleton, and receive up to £12 discount on the bundle Book signing with films showing all afternoon. Talks and presentations… Learn more

  • Book and Film Launch

    Stoney Middleton Heritage Centre Community Group invites you to join us on Thursday 13th December from 4pm onwards at the Moon Inn.  Flyer for the Book & Film Launch. Special savings for items purchased on the day!  Accomplished author and local resident Graham Armitage presents his village book. 4 years of meticulous research and writing has produced… Learn more

  • BBC Radio Derby feature Stoney Middleton

    BBC’s Radio Derby’s  daytime presenter Andy Twigge, chose Stoney Middleton as the village to be highlighted for the letter ‘S’ in their A to Z of Derbyshire villages. A light hearted feature which nonetheless provided another opportunity to tell our village’s story. Colin Hall was kindly volunteered to face the quick witted humour of ‘Twiggy’. Naturally the slot would never have provided opportunity… Learn more

  • Ken and Betty Orange

    Lifelong residents of Stoney Middleton Ken and Betty provide us with a unique insight into village life from the second world war onwards. Recorded in 2014 Ken provides us with an in-depth understanding of the mineral processing activities which were at the very heart of the village for hundreds of years. His time at Cavendish Mill at the top of… Learn more

  • Stoney Middleton Moor by Richard Bowring

    Local photographer and village resident Richard Bowring once aging provides some stunning imagery of the village and its surrounds. Here he takes his drone for an aerial trip around the moors to the South West of the village. the footage and accompanying music provide a peaceful insight into the amazing natural beauty of the National Park surrounding… Learn more