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  • Stoney Middleton’s Dark Past

    Guest writer K.B. GODDARD takes a look at one of England’s most spooky villages, Stoney Middleton in the Derbyshire Dales. The following story about the village appears on the website of K B Goddard lives locally and is a published author or ghost stories (see her publications). This short story encapsulates the village perfectly. Thank you.  … Learn more

  • Found – The long lost Bulls Head Hotel Stoney Middleton

    Mystery to the location of the Bulls Head Hotel Stoney Middleton solved thanks to old post card. The existence of the former Bulls Head is a documented fact (details at Wishful Thinking) , however, its location was until now unknown (at least to SMHCCG). The postcard was found online on the Word Point website by… Learn more

  • Poems of Stoney Middleton

    The Moon Inn

    Sheffield student encapsulates aspects of the village’s heritage with two beautiful poems.   Ellie Wilson studying at Sheffield Hallam University was so taken by the heritage and charm of the village she penned the following poems. The first tells the story of Cesare Dati an Italian prisoner of the second world war, captured in Africa… Learn more

  • Old documents found in Sheffield

    Sheffield resident discovers old documents and postcards in late aunt’s house. Paul Harrison recently discovered hundreds of old documents whilst sorting through his late ant’s possessions. She was related to the Hallam’s, formally of Stoney Middleton. The family moved from the village to Ecclesfield in Sheffield to become needle makers around the turn of the century. Paul… Learn more

  • Sheffield Hallam University – Hospitality student visit

    Students discover what makes Stoney Middleton special. Sheffield Hallam University Students studying hospitality undertook a guided village tour in January 2016 to learn more about the village. Sheffield Hallam University’s Venture Matrix Group provide live projects for students, giving them real life enterprise experience as part of their studies.  The students selected the Stoney Middleton project as part of their degree studies, working in small groups undertaking specific assignments, their aims – to promote the… Learn more

  • Angus family visit Stoney Middleton

    Search for ancestors ends in St Martins cemetery Stoney Middleton. The 25th July 2015 proved to be a very special day in Stoney Middleton. The Angus family from Westport, Connecticut USA with the help of the heritage website came to the village to see the ancestral home of their family. Following a successful hunt around the village cemetery where they found the graves of a… Learn more

  • Leveret in St Martins Church

    Levret in St Martins Church

    Band records live album in St Martins Church. Leveret features three of England’s finest musicians Andy Cutting, Sam Sweeney and Rob Harbron. They are regarded as masters of their instrument. Andy Cutting is a player of the melodeon, Sam Sweeney, the fiddle and  Rob Harbron plays concertina. Leveret’s music is firmly rooted in the English tradition but is fresh and new, with… Learn more

  • New lease of life for the Moon Inn

    Moon Inn

    To the delight of local people, the village pub has recently reopened as a free house The Moon Inn, following an extensive refurbishment. Stoney Middleton is very proud of its pub and its historic connections to the ‘Murder at the Moon Inn’. The reopening has been welcomed by local people and will be very much… Learn more

  • Heritage project results

    The results of the Stoney Middleton Heritage Project Survey has been analysed and presented in a report. The report was commissioned to evaluate the work undertaken to date, and can be read in full – Results of Heritage Project Survey Oct 2015. The survey demonstrates the project’s successes. It highlights the extent to which local people have gained knowledge… Learn more

  • Project evaluation survey

    The survey is open to everyone who lives in and around the village of Stoney Middleton. Your feedback is very important to us and will help us to evaluate the success of the project in achieving its objectives as part the HLF grant awarded to the village. It is a condition of that grant that periodic reports and evaluations are submitted and this… Learn more