Working in the Parish
Chapel-en-le-Frith is one of the key central towns of the High Peak, sited on the main A6 trunk road, and only a 48 minute drive to either Manchester or Sheffield.
Manchester airport which is the third busiest airport in the United Kingdom and offers flights to around 225 destinations is situated only 30km away.
With its excellent residential location and welcoming communities it offers a range of everyday shopping needs, and access to the magnificent adjacent Peak District National Park, low crime, affordable housing and good schools, making this area an ideal location for anyone looking to re-locate both their business and family.
Chapel has a new privately managed leisure centre and a well-regarded High School (with technology status), working with its young students to ensure they embrace a broad range of skills including CAM-CAD design.
The Parish currently has a population of 8300 and offers good communication links and modern industrial accommodation.
Chapel-en-le-Frith - is the historic Capital of the Peak and home to Ferodo Brake Linings, now Federal Mogul Friction Products Ltd and hosts a number of the districts key knowledge based businesses including companies such as Peakdale Molecular and Street Crane Ltd.