Archive for March, 2016

Sound & District village school celebrates SATS achievement

Sound & District village school celebrates SATS achievement

Staff and students at Sound and District Primary School are celebrating after SATS results show they are the best in Nantwich.

Assessment of average point scores in SATS puts the village school first in Nantwich and among the best in the country.

March 3, 2016 0 comments Aston & Wrenbury, Sound, Village News
Top acts line up for Very Best in Stand Up at Nantwich Civic Hall

Top acts line up for Very Best in Stand Up at Nantwich Civic Hall

‘The Very Best In Stand Up’ returns to Nantwich Civic Hall with four more top acts.

And three of these will be making their Nantwich debuts this Friday, March 4.

Accountants take on skydive in aid of MRI Scanner Appeal

Accountants take on skydive in aid of MRI Scanner Appeal

Staff at South Cheshire firm Alextra Accountants have set their sights high – to raise money for Leighton Hospital’s MRI Scanner Appeal

Eight members of the team will perform a skydive from 10,000ft on April 23 in aid of the appeal.

March 2, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich Town named club of the month by Evo-Stik League

Nantwich Town named club of the month by Evo-Stik League

Nantwich Town have been named Northern Premier League club of the month chosen by league sponsors Evo-Stik.

It follows an excellent month of football for the Dabbers.

March 1, 2016 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Mayor launches “Salt of the Earth” awards

Nantwich Mayor launches “Salt of the Earth” awards

Nantwich Mayor Cllr Andrew Martin has launched the Salt of the Earth awards in the town, following on from last year’s success.

The awards aim to recognise and celebrate the achievements of individuals, groups and businesses that make a real difference to the Nantwich community.

March 1, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News
Plans for new Puffin crossing for busy Rope Lane in Shavington

Plans for new Puffin crossing for busy Rope Lane in Shavington

A new Puffin crossing is set to be installed at a busy junction in the Rope area of Shavington.

The crossing will be installed on Rope Lane near to the junction with Bankfield Avenue.

Nantwich student scoops £1,500 university scholarships

Nantwich student scoops £1,500 university scholarships

A Nantwich student is one of two from South Cheshire College to land university scholarships.

Meg Naylor, former Malbank School pupil, has received £1,500 towards her studies at Staffordshire University.

March 1, 2016 3 comments News, Schools & Colleges
Nantwich Singers to stage April concert at St Mary’s Church

Nantwich Singers to stage April concert at St Mary’s Church

Nantwich Singers will be performing a special JS Bach concert in the town on April 2. Musical Director Alison Phillips will lead the chamber choir of 16 voices in celebrating some of Bach’s best loved choral music. The Magnificat (and the Handel Anthem Zadoc the Priest) will be accompanied by a baroque chamber orchestra, Camerata 1685, comprising violins, viola, basso[Read More…]

Nantwich Rotary donates more than £4,000 from Christmas sleigh

Nantwich Rotary donates more than £4,000 from Christmas sleigh

The traditional Nantwich Rotary Christmas Sleigh with Santa aboard helped to raise more than £4,000.

And a cheque for £700 of that has just been donated to Nantwich Museum by Rotary Club of Nantwich President, Rod Stokes.

March 1, 2016 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News