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Tatton Park named as one of the best in Britain

More parks and green spaces than ever will be flying the Green Flag Award this year – more than 1,600 across the UK. Tatton Park in Cheshire East…

Chester charity lunch raises £700

A charity lunch hosted by the Lord Mayor of Chester raised more than £700 for charity. Councillor Angela Claydon and Lady Mayoress Sally Burgess held the event at…

Warrington mayor launches awards

The Mayor of Warrington has launched the first Mayoral Achievement Awards and is asking for you to nominate a worthy winner. Mayor Cllr Faisal Rashid is calling Warrington…

New director for Cheshire East Council

Frank Jordan has been appointed as Executive Director of Place at Cheshire East Council. This newly-created post will include responsibility for a range of issues, including planning, regeneration,…

Tatton concerts traffic warning

Music promoters Cuffe and Taylor are advising customers to allow extra time for their journey to Tatton Park Concerts by the Lake from July 28-30. The eastbound exit…

  Sport

Klavan ready for Liverpool FC medical

Klavan ready for Liverpool FC medical

Ragnar Klavan is to arrive in Merseyside tomorrow to undertake a medical. All being well he will then complete his…

  Entertainment

Third Poldark series planned

Third Poldark series planned

After months of speculation it is confirmed Poldark will be back for a third series. Series two of the hugely…

Odeon to honour Prince with Purple Rain screening

Odeon to honour Prince with Purple Rain screening

ODEON Manchester Printworks is to host a charity screening of Prince’s iconic film ‘Purple Rain’ tomorrow (5 May), with all…

  Celebrity

Celebs attend Hotel Gotham Skinny Prosecco launch

Celebs attend Hotel Gotham Skinny Prosecco launch

Manchester’s finest turned out for an evening of glamour and indulgence as Hotel Gotham introduced luxury drinks specialist Thomson &…

Chance to meet Nancy Dell’Olio as she launches new drink

Chance to meet Nancy Dell’Olio as she launches new drink

Nancy Dell’Olio is offering one person and guest exclusive access to the official launch party of her new drink Limonbello.…


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Culture

ABBA tribute show comes to Gawsworth Hall

ABBA tribute show comes to Gawsworth Hall

“The Abba Reunion Tribute Show” gives Abba fans, old and new, the opportunity to once again get together and re-live the addictive Abba phenomena that swept the airwaves…

An orchestra and a storyteller

An orchestra and a storyteller

The world of master storyteller Roald Dahl will be brought to life by the Hallé orchestra as part of this year’s Tatton Park Concerts by the Lake. A…

Tatton Park RHS Flower Show pay tribute to Roald Dahl

Tatton Park RHS Flower Show pay tribute to Roald Dahl

As the RHS moved in to Tatton Park earlier this month to prepare for this year’s Flower Show Tatton’s gardening team started work on their show garden. This…

Merseybeats to headline chaity concert

Merseybeats to headline chaity concert

The third annual Relate Cheshire and Merseyside Charity Concert is being staged this year. Following the success of the previous concerts over the past two years, this year’s…

Somme sculpture in Chester

Somme sculpture in Chester

Innovative British artist Nic Joly, who specialises in creating miniature sculptures, has launched the ‘141 Days’ project to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme. Referencing the…

World Cup winner signs up for membership scheme

World Cup winner signs up for membership scheme

Warrington’s own football legend Roger Hunt MBE is helping Culture Warrington launch its new membership scheme which supports fundraising for the charity. The 1966 World Cup-winning England team member is…

Health & Beauty

Book at bedtime can boost a child’s brain power

Book at bedtime can boost a child’s brain power

A book at bedtime can boost a child’s brain power, accelerate academic achievement and reduce the risk of behavioural problems; new…

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Business News

Record month for Direct Food Ingredients

Macclesfield-based Direct Food Ingredients is celebrating a record breaking June, as the company achieved sales of £1.5m – its highest ever monthly turnover. The first six months…

Property

Redrow submits Daresbury plan

Redrow submits Daresbury plan

Plans for a major new £50 million housing development in Daresbury have been submitted by housebuilder Redrow. The initial planning application is for 850 homes on 75…

Premier League

Zabaleta to leave Man City for Roma

Zabaleta to leave Man City for Roma

One of the most popular Manchester City players in recent years, defender Pablo Zabaleta has agreed personal terms with Roma, according to reports coming out of Italy. The 31-year-old.…

Basketball

Phoenix sign Quincy Taylor

Phoenix sign Quincy Taylor

Cheshire Phoenix has signed American point guard Quincy Taylor, something of a coup for the basketball team. Taylor started his college career at the University of Alabama  before transferring…

Rugby Union

Shark’s O’Donnell shortlisted for award

Shark’s O’Donnell shortlisted for award

Sale Sharks’ John O’Donnell is one of four rugby players shortlisted for the prestigious Aviva Community Player of the Season award. The quartet from four different Aviva Premiership…

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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