Broadbottoms 3rd Village Show on Saturday 28 June proved to be as popular as ever with a high number of entries particularly in the children’s section. Prizes and awards were presented in the afternoon for the show entries, the duck race and the scarecrow competition.
This years show attracted over 200 entries in a wide variety of classes. The Judges remarked on the high quality of entries and the imaginative and original ideas. The show was organised by Joyce Witnerbottom and aided by members of the Community Association. Due to technical problems we are not in a position to list [...]
The first Broadbottom History Exhibition took place over the weekend of the 18 to 20 May in the Community Centre, sponsored by the Broadbottom Community Association, and with a generous grant from the Longdendale & Hattersley District Assembly. Researched by Mollie Sayer and the History Team, the show was a great success with over 300 [...]
On the 18th December over 70 local residents, together with the Arnfield Brass Band took part in our annual Carols Around the Village. The evening finished with a hot pot supper at the Community centre with more festive music from the band.
Village Show is back after an 18 year break The idea to bring back Broadbottom Show was put to the Community Association by past Chairman of the Carnival Committee, Joyce Winterbottom, and it proved to be an outstanding success. Villager’s queued as early as 8.30am to register their entries ready for the judging at 11am. [...]
Our first ever Local Artists Exhibition held in September was an outstanding success, 12 Artists exhibited attracting 300 people over two days. Artists exhibiting included Alyson Davenport – Amy Davenport – Shelia Gerrard – Alfred Halliday – Gabrielle Halliday – Ian Mood – Ricia Thomas – Kathy Slater – Mike Slatter