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Police appeal for witnesses after Crewe collision

Cheshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision in Crewe between a silver saloon car and an 11-year-old boy. The collision happened on Monday 6 October at…

Remembrance Trail to take place around Macclesfield Cemetery

History buffs are being offered the opportunity to learn about people from Macclesfield who fought in Britain’s wars during the past 160 years. A Remembrance Trail around Macclesfield…

Man arrested over Macclesfield armed robbery

A 29-year-old man has been arrested following an attempted armed robbery at a newsagents in Macclesfield. At approximately 19.15, Thursday 23rd October 2014, a man armed with a…

Nantwich benefits cheat had £30k in the bank

A man fraudulently claimed benefits, despite having tens of thousands of pounds stashed away in bank accounts. Patrick Bird, 69, who said he was a single person on a…

Widnes post office targeted

Police have launched an appeal after a post office in Bechers,Widnes was targeted by a thief. Staff reported that a man had entered the post office and told…

  Sport

AC Milan eye Man City’s Nastasic

AC Milan eye Man City’s Nastasic

AC Milan are keen on signing Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic on loan in January with a view to making…

  Entertainment

Strictly dances back

Strictly dances back

The 12th series of the nation’s favourite dancing show is back this Sunday 7 September 2014 on BBC One at…

Walton Hall stars in Our Zoo

Walton Hall stars in Our Zoo

Warrington’s Walton Hall was chosen as a filming location for a new BBC drama which tells the story of George…

  Celebrity

Rachel Stevens launches new charity campaign

Rachel Stevens launches new charity campaign

Former S Club 7 star Rachel Stevens has launched the Dettol Baby Blanket Donation charity campaign, by donating the first…

Former Corrie stars to take part in Coronation Street Tour

Former Corrie stars to take part in Coronation Street Tour

The Coronation Street Tour is welcoming back some familiar faces to the cobbles throughout the next two months, as Richard…


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Culture

Jason Manford to star in The Producers

Jason Manford to star in The Producers

Comedian Jason Manford will star in a new UK tour of The Producers. Based on Mel Brooks’ Academy Award winning movie, The Producers is a musical comedy that…

Review: The Full Monty at the Liverpool Empire

Review: The Full Monty at the Liverpool Empire

Heartfelt, witty and compassionate, ‘The Full Monty’ is ‘chuffin’ brilliant! Not often does a stage adaptation outshine the original film version but what I saw last night at…

Coronation Street Tour gains extension

Coronation Street Tour gains extension

It was intended to be a short-term attraction but Coronation Street the Tour will stay open into 2015, operators Continuum Leading Attractions, announced today. The attraction, which has seen over…

Portico prize goes to Rainow

Portico prize goes to Rainow

A steady hand, a keen eye and a passion for art have seen gifted King’s school sixth former Honor Price win the Portico Gallery’s coveted schools drawing prize. Her charcoal…

Poet visits West Cheshire College

Poet visits West Cheshire College

Respected poet, novelist and playwright Benjamin Zephaniah visited West Cheshire College today this week to speak to students about his new novel, Terror Kid. The powerful new novel is about…

Review: Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat , The Liverpool Empire

Review: Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat , The Liverpool Empire

I had not seen this musical before last night’s presentation but I might have guessed what lay in store from this latest Bill Kenwright production, judging by the…

Health & Beauty

Supermarket beauty

Supermarket beauty

Think you have to spend a lot on makeup and skincare products? Think again. In the past few years the supermarkets have really…

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Business News

Northwich company wins top award

Northwich company wins top award

Winnington-based container repair and refurbishment company, UK Container Maintenance has been named “Corporate Social Responsibility Company of the Year” at the 2014 E3 Business Awards. The event…

Property

RICS propose new land classification

RICS propose new land classification

THERE are greenfield and brownfield sites and now the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) wants an an entirely new category: amberfield sites. It believes this is…

Premier League

Man United: Fergie betrayed Moyes claim

Man United: Fergie betrayed Moyes claim

Broadcaster Richard Keys has launched an astonishing attack on former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson, essentially accusing him of “betraying” his successor David Moyes. In an…

Basketball

MBNA backs Phoenix’s health programme

MBNA backs Phoenix’s health programme

A Cheshire Phoenix Basketball Club project that uses basketball to encourage schoolchildren to lead healthier lifestyles has received the backing of Chester-based MBNA. The ‘Hoops 4 Health’ programme, delivered…

Rugby Union

Sale Sharks new boy backs Cipriani

Sale Sharks new boy backs Cipriani

Scotland scrum-half Chris Cusiter says he is excited at the chance to play alongside Danny Cipriani at his new club Sale. Cusiter and fly-half Cipriani, 26, are expected…

Rugby League

Widnes Vikings thank fans for names

Widnes Vikings thank fans for names

Widnes Vikings has thanked fans for their help in identifying those involved in the violent invasion of the pitch after the Semi-Final defeat by Castleford at Leigh Sports Village…

Ice Hockey

Manchester Phoenix to meet fans

Manchester Phoenix to meet fans

Manchester Phoenix ice hockey club has invited fans to meet their players and coaches at the Cresta Court Hotel, altrincham on the evening ofSeptember 3. The evening will include…

Upcoming Events

Oct
25
Sat
2014
10:00 am Cheshire Mind Body Spirit @ Nantwich Civic Hall
Cheshire Mind Body Spirit @ Nantwich Civic Hall
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm
Cheshire Mind Body Spirit  @ Nantwich Civic Hall | Nantwich | United Kingdom
A Rosemary Douglas event which will include meditation workshops, readings, and health products.
Oct
29
Wed
2014
10:00 am Young Poet’s Workshop @ Tatton Park
Young Poet’s Workshop @ Tatton Park
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Young Poet's Workshop  @ Tatton Park | Knutsford | England | United Kingdom
Calling all budding poets and storytellers! Join children’s poet Matt Goodfellow for a day of spooky poetry writing inspired by Tatton’s Ghosts in the Garden [...]

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