New Horizons' News
Here's the latest news from New Horizons.
New Horizons' Annual Open Meeting 26 January 2014
This year's meeting was held at Marple Conservative Club, adjacent to the mooring for New Horizons.
The meeting was opened at 12-30 with a summary by the Chairman, James Dunlop, of the year's activities and thanked all those who gave their time and effort thus creating an optimistic picture for the year.
Marple Christmas Cracker 2013
The annual Christmas Cracker event was preceded by the arrival at top lock on Friday evening, of Father Christmas on board New Horizons.
The fund raising stall and valiant volunteers were in action again on Saturday and raised £960 on a very busy if cool day.
"Marple in Action" Donation
The "Marple in Action" group, formed to fight the building of an Asda supermarket, has wound itself up, having accomplished its aims. The accumulated funds have been divided between several local groups by ballot. This means that New Horizons received £118.67p, which is gratefully accepted.
Marple Food and Drink Festival 2013
Our hard working sales team were out in action again on bright and sunny day.
Many thanks to all who helped and all our customers today, the total raised today was £1175, the Tombola took £616 and the Shop took £559.
The raffle that was also run in conjunction with the Fair raised a net figure of £736.
An excellent effort by all concerned.