Whitwell Junior Players Needs You (or your children)

Whitwell Players Amateur Dramatics Society are currently looking for girls and boys aged between 8 and 15 years old to join the Junior Players. The Junior Players meet every Tuesday between 5:15PM and 7:15PM at the Whitwell Community Centre, everyone is welcome – it doesn’t matter if you think you can’t be of any use, you never know – so get yourself down to see them at the Community Centre and you might be in time to be cast in a short play they are putting on called EeyAww – which has been written for the younger members.

If you’re interested or want to know more then you can either:

  • Turn up on a Tuesday at the Community Centre at 5:15PM and ask for Janet or Amanda

– or –

  • Call Janet on 01909 720112

An image of Whitwell – Finally

The more observant of you will have noticed that the background image on the site has always been one of Creswell Crags rahter than one of Whitwell – In our defence, part of the Crags used to be in the parish of Whitwell until recently and it was the best local image we had that was suitable for a background.

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Half Moon – New Chain

The Half Moon Public House on Whitwell Common is now part of the Chef & Brewer chain, they are promising a lighter, brighter and altogether nicer experience.  Based on my last visit to the Half Moon for food 2 years ago that wouldn't be all that difficult – 8 years ago when I first moved to Whitwell the Half Moon served great food, especially the Sunday roasts, unfortunately since then it's gone through a series of chains which have served up food that has been kept warm all day and had all the appeal of eating a brick (which would probably have been easier in some instances!).

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