Friday, 27 February 2015

Committee Meeting Minutes for 24th February 2015

Committee Meeting minutes for 24th February 2015 can be viewed HERE

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Notice of AGM and Speaker Meeting 2015

                                AGM and Speaker Meeting
Tuesday 24th March 2015 at 3.00pm - 5.00pm 
in Marple Library

We hope you will join us for the society's AGM and speaker meeting on Tuesday 24th March in Marple Library.

Ian Harvey - Executive Director
Civic Voice
Members wishing to stand for committee or nominate another member can obtain forms by contacting: Gillian Postill - tel: 0161 427 1379 or email:

The Business meeting starts at 3.00pm and light refreshments will be served at approximately 3.40pm. 

We will then welcome our speaker Ian Harvey, Executive Director of Civic Voice, the national charity for the Civic Movement in England. Come along and hear Ian speak about his role with Civic Voice, their campaigns for 2015  and their relevance to us here in Marple. 

We hope to see you on Tuesday 24th March, 
family, friends and neighbours are welcome too.

See details of further speaker meetings for 2015 HERE

Saturday, 21 February 2015

Speak Meeting Programme 2015

The Civic Society has arranged the following 
Speaker Meetings for 2015:
                Venue: Marple Library's upstairs Meeting Room

24th March 2015 - Topic: Civic Voice Campaigns & Projects 2015 
                                          and their relevance to Marple 
                                Speaker: Ian Harvey - Executice Director of Civic Voice
                                Refreshments served 3.40pm. Speaker meeting 4.00pm - 5.00pm

19th May 2015    - Topic: Samuel Oldknow: His life, Times and Legacy
                               Speaker: Bob Humphrey-Taylor - Mellor Mill Site Director
                               Refreshments served 3.40pm. Speaker meeting 4.00pm - 5.00pm

28thth July 2015 - Topic: The Story of the Peak Forest and Macclesfield Canals
                               Speaker: Judith Wilshaw - Local Historian
                               Refreshments served 3.40pm. Speaker meeting 4.00pm - 5.00p

8th October 2015- Social Evening - Topic: Marple's Architecture
                               Speaker: Anthony Burton - formerly a curator at the
                                              Victoria & Albert Museum
                               Meeting time 7.30 - 9.30 in Marple Library

All civic society meetings are open to the public and are free of charge
Just come along. Better still, bring your family, friends and neighbours
All meetings are held in Marple Library's upstairs meeting room

Find further information about the meetings and speakers HERE

Monday, 9 February 2015

Report on Marple Area Committee Meeting 4th February 2015

A report on the Marple Area Committee Meeting that took place on 4th February 2015 can be viewed HERE

Future Area Committee Meetings:

11th March 2015 
15th April 2015 
10th June 2015 
15th July 2015 
12th August 2015
30th September 2015
11th November 2015
16th December 2015
10th February 2016
16th March 2016
20th April 2016 

All meetings are held on Wednesdays in Marple Senior Citizens Hall at 6-00pm