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The online home of Crich Area Community News magazine. For more information about the magazine, see the about CACN page.

Summer issue of CACN now online


The old Crich workhouse

The old Crich workhouse.


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This quarter's lighter side of life

The Crich Parish and Lea Mills WWI Project has been granted a Heritage Lottery Fund award

Find out what the award will be used for. Help is urgently required to fill in all those 'missing gaps' so that the new Roll of Honour will be as accurate as possible. Can you help?


Welcome to Whatstandwell

News from Whatstandwell is now included in the magazineand website.


History of Crich Parish Website

A complementary website looking at the history and heritage of our parish. Read more...


News and events

Spitfire flypast at Crich Fete 12.45pm

spitfire flypast at 12.45pm on July 12thThe fete was held on Saturday July 12th on the recreation ground and was very well attended.

Read more about the fete

Monument 10k race

156 runners completed the Crich Monument 10k race on Saturday 12 July as part of the Crich fete.

Race results are now published here.

Shows in Crich and Holloway

Plans are afoot for more shows following on the success of those in the Spring

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Parish Council

Latest minutes online.
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Crich Careline

Volunteers needed.

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Ambergate Reservoir

Work is about to restart on the new reservoir and details of milestone dates and the Project Team involved are shown on a new website.

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  • Glebe Field Centre
  • Glebe Field Close
  • Crich DE4 5EU


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