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65,000 illegal cigarettes dumped in Crewe

Cheshire East Council’s trading standards team are asking the public for any information to help identify who dumped 65,000 illegal cigarettes in a field off Clay Lane in…

Cheshire East Council Civicance wins award

The team responsible for land searches for home buyers and solicitors in Cheshire East has been voted one of the best in the country. Civicance, a wholly owned…

Wirral Youth Zone to open

Saturday 8th April marks the biggest day in the racing calendar, but in the lives of thousands of young people across Wirral, Grand National Day will be remembered…

Graduates wanted for social work in Chester

Cheshire West and Chester Council is encouraging graduates to apply to a fast-track programme and become the next generation of child and family social workers in the borough.…

Plans for relocation of Chester Council staff

Initial proposals have been unveiled to relocate Cheshire West and Chester Council staff from the HQ building in Chester as part of a strategy to support employees to…

  Sport

Silkmen book place in Wembley final

Silkmen book place in Wembley final

For a season that appeared to be petering out for the Silkmen, a moment of magic has transformed the landscape…

  Entertainment

Presenters named for Big Painting Challenge

Presenters named for Big Painting Challenge

The BBC’s art equivalent to GBBO is to be presented by Mariella Frostrup and The Reverend Richard Coles. In the…

Archers pick up drama nominations

Archers pick up drama nominations

The finalists for the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2017 have been announced and include three nominations for The Archers, including…

  Celebrity

Lorraine Kelly backs call to get Britain baking

Lorraine Kelly backs call to get Britain baking

TV presenter Lorraine Kelly is calling on Britain to get out the aprons, wooden spoons and mixing bowls to help…

An evening with Lee Sharpe in Knutsford

An evening with Lee Sharpe in Knutsford

Former Manchester United and England footballer Lee Sharpe, will appear as the main guest speaker at an evening to be…


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Culture

Review: Grease at the Liverpool Empire

Review: Grease at the Liverpool Empire

Grease was the word at the Liverpool Empire as yet another sell-out audience was enrolled in Rydell High School as the class of ’58. Sandy played by Danielle…

Review: Aida at the Liverpool Empire

Review: Aida at the Liverpool Empire

Seeing this magnificent show live on stage should be an overwhelming experience. With its professional opera singers, lavish stage-sets, sumptuous costumes and above all the inspiring music of…

Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery hold WW1 exhibition

Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery hold WW1 exhibition

Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery, as part of their programme to help commemorate the centenary of World War I, are hosting an exhibition of photographs and paintings entitled…

Dr John Cooper Clarke to perform in Warrington

Dr John Cooper Clarke to perform in Warrington

Cult performance poet Dr John Cooper Clarke will be coming to Warrington later this year. Poet, movie star, rock star, TV and radio presenter, comedian, and social and cultural…

Celebs come together for charity event

Celebs come together for charity event

On Saturday evening (25 March) the UK’s largest breast cancer charity, Breast Cancer Now, hosted the Pink Ribbon Ball Manchester, which was attended by many celebrities. The star-studded…

Quarry Bank Mill restores its glasshouse

Quarry Bank Mill restores its glasshouse

A rare example of a 19th century curvilinear glasshouse has been restored at the National Trust’s Quarry Bank in Cheshire after a year-long project. The 1820s glasshouse was…

Health & Beauty

IBS sufferers miss nine days of work a year

IBS sufferers miss nine days of work a year

New research by ASDA has brought to light just how common irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is in the UK, with almost…

Business News

Swansway appoints new manager

Swansway appoints new manager

Swansway Citroën, has appointed Paul Rees as Aftersales Manager. He commented, “I’m delighted to have taken up this new role. I like the fact that the business…

Property

New £2.1m Altrincham apartments scheme unveiled

New £2.1m Altrincham apartments scheme unveiled

A £2.1m scheme of 13 luxury apartments has been unveiled at a former garage site in Altrincham. Designed by Calderpeel Architects, The Tannery is located on Back…

Premier League

Lacazette becomes Man United’s top target

Lacazette becomes Man United’s top target

Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette is emerging as Manchester United’s top target for the summer transfer window. And according to reports coming out of France  the two clubs are…

Basketball

Sponsor for Cheshire Phoenix

Sponsor for Cheshire Phoenix

For the second year running, Swansway Chester Jeep are sponsoring Cheshire Phoenix basketball team, who are delighted with their brand new Jeep Renegade Swansway Chester Operation Director,…

Rugby Union

Sale Sharks eye Solomona

Sale Sharks eye Solomona

Sale Sharks are ready to sign Castleford Tigers winger Denny Solomona, director of rugby Steve Diamond has told the BBC. The player is currently the subject of…

Rugby League

Vikings open themed room

Vikings open themed room

Widnes Vikings opened a special Vikings themed room in a care home that supports people with complex learning disabilities, to mark Learning Disability Week. Star player Alex Gerrard and…

Ice Hockey

Progress on Phoenix’s new rink

Progress on Phoenix’s new rink

Manchester Phoenix’s planned new rink is progressing as planned whilst discussions over new players continues. Phoenix owner Neil Morris told the club’s official website: “Tony’s recruitment activity…

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