Mayfield Summer Fair is back at the MRA!

Mayfield summer fair

Bar, stalls, food, games, displays… There is something for everyone, with: bar run by the Mayfield Arms, barbeque by Alder Carr Farm, ice cream,dog show, bouncy castle, equestrian stall, shire horses, pizza oven, popcorn, second-hand books, reflexology, cakes, Cats Protection, jewellery, perfume, 7 scent wax melts, gifts, tombola, win a gallon of whisky, South African … Read more

MRA has new Outdoor Gym

outdoor gym

MARNA opened a fantastic new amenity for Mayfield this week – an outdoor gym at the Mayfield Recreational Association (MRA). Mr Philip Barritt, who was chair of the MRA from its inception in 1987 until 2020, cut the ribbon on Saturday and declared the gym open. The small ceremony was attended by people who had … Read more

The Grinch comes to the MRA

grinch at the mra

During the week before Christmas a host of mini Grinches appeared all around Mayfield. Could the children of the village find them? Many did and the Grinch himself arrived on Christmas Eve to award prizes to the winners and presents to everyone who took part. Parents and carers could buy raffle tickets and help raise … Read more

Newest midlands air ambulance landing site for Derbyshire and Staffordshire unveiled at the MRA

On Saturday the 12th of December at 11.00am the MRA will be unveiling the newest Midlands air ambulance landing site for Derbyshire and Staffordshire. The project has been funded by the family of the late Neil Ward of Ashbourne who sadly passed away from a Cardiac Arrest as he was being medi-vacced by the Air … Read more

Working towards a new playground


With Marna, we are now working towards upgrading the playground and we want you to have your say about what sort of playground you want. We have three plans from different companies and we want you to select your first preference out of these. A. Hags Download Hags’ playground presentation as a pdf file or a powerpoint presentation. … Read more

Installation date for outdoor gym

The Marna community group have completed their fundraising efforts for an outdoor gym at the MRA, and installation begins in April. (Unfortunately Brexit and lockdown has meant a delay in some parts arriving from the continent so the start date has had to be pushed back a little.) The gym will complement our existing amenities, and will … Read more