The Parish has a rich transport history as a staging post across the Pennines, and as the site of the Peak Forest Tramway, constructed in 1797.
It is the home of Ferodo brake linings, now known as Federal Mogul Friction Products Ltd and Street Crane Ltd, one of the world's largest manufacturers of overhead cranes.
Established for over 30 years, we have built up an extensive clientele to whom we offer a wealth of experience and knowledge when selecting furniture for their traditional or contemporary environment.
As leading UK antique furniture dealers, the commitment to our clients and reputation for exceptional service has ensured our membership with LAPADA (London and Provincial Antique dealers Association) and CINOA (International Confederation of Art and Antique Dealers.), two of the most known trade organisations. If you wish to come and see us in person we offer a pickup service form Whaley Bridge, Chinley and Macclesfield station.
The decorative canal boats and the well-kept towpath offer both locals and visitors a leisurely way to experience the beauty of the area.
Many feel the real glory of Whaley Bridge is the canal basin.
Office of Andrew Bingham20 Broad Walk Buxton SK8 26698 E-mail Andrew at If you have a problem or issue you'd like to discuss with Andrew face-to-face, you can meet him at one of his regular advice surgeries, the dates of which are below. Please note that due to the General Election on 8 June, surgeries after 2 May have had to be cancelled, as the dissolution of Parliament means that Andrew will not be an MP after this date.
In addition, Andrew holds 'Friday Round Table' events, specifically for open discussion of local and national issues.
4 WELL SIZED bedrooms, perfect for a growing family make this home IDEAL for MODERN living requirements. " Broadhurst Edge Farm", formerly two barns which have been lovingly restored to offer a sensational family residence sprawling over 7500 sq ft, benefitting from 3.87 acres of land and breathtaking views over looking Kinder Scout (further land available). The farmhouse sits in a rural location in Higher Chisworth, as the name suggests ' Hill Top Farm' sits at the top of the hill affording excellent views over the surrounding countryside.
On the sloping land between the parish church and market street, there is a well preserved Old Town, with cobbled streets, including Church Brow.
In the market square there are stocks possibly dating back to the Cromwellian period, a preaching cross, horse trough erected to commemorate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee and a War Memorial.
Nowadays Whaley Bridge is better known as the Gateway to the Goyt with very few reminders of its industrial heritage.
A major attraction for visitors to the area and only a few minute's walk from Kinrara Bed and Breakfast is the Peak Forest Canal, which terminates at the picturesque Whaley Bridge canal basin.