Bugle Archives

The Bugle is the monthly community magazine for Alport, Youlgrave and Middleton by Youlgrave. Click here to read the latest issue. Since its launch in 1998, the Bugle has published occasional one-off issues to mark special occasions.



BUGLE 2000: We celebrated the Millennium with a souvenir edition in 2000 using archive photos from local people and looking back at how the community has evolved and changed over the years. B2K_Complete








YOULGRAVE REMEMBERS: In 2005 we marked the 60th anniversary of the Second World War with a commemorative issue remembering the wartime experiences of men and women from Alport, Middleton and Youlgrave. Bugle WWII commem issue v3








THE MAWSTONE MINE DISASTER: This special edition paid tribute to the eight local men who lost their lives following an explosion and subsequent rescue attempt in nearby Mawstone Mine in 1932, a story described by one contemporary newspaper account as “heroism unsurpassed in the history of mining”. Mawstone Mine Bugle