This is the community web site for Marple in Stockport. It was started in 1998 to provide useful information for local people and potential visitors and to contribute to the fantastic community spirit that abounds in this small canal town on the edge of the peaks. It continues to do this with regular updates and lots of interaction with the local community.
Looking for something still on the old site? Please use this link.
Following the success of the 2018 Julian Wadden Treasure Hunt and the award of a £1,000 grant from the Autotrader Community Fund, Friends of Memorial Park have announced that a new Ocean See-Saw has been ordered and is due to be installed in the autumn. Read More ...
June has proved to be a very busy month for us. We have taken stands at New Mills Carnival and Marple Carnival with the idea of making the public more aware of the Rotary presence within the community.
We now have a spiral “Wishing Well” which will help us to raise funds and also give some fun to those making wishes.
If you represent a local non-profit making organisation that you feel should be featured in the Community Group Pages, if you'd like a banner to promote your local business, or if you have any ideas about how the site can be improved, please get in touch using the contacts page.
Independent contributions and articles on local history, attractions or other matters of interest to the local community are particularly welcome.
If you enjoy what's here please register on the Marple Community Forum and Notice Board and join in the discussions.