Archive for August, 2016

Nantwich publishing business unveils new art lighting app

Nantwich publishing business unveils new art lighting app

A Nantwich publishing business has established itself at the forefront of art technology development.

Blutulip Publishing, an independent fine art publisher, has unveiled cutting-edge technology in LED lighting, called the Illuminapp system.

August 31, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich driver Rob Smith earns podium finish in MINI Challenge

Nantwich driver Rob Smith earns podium finish in MINI Challenge

Nantwich driver Rob Smith earned a podium finish in the latest MINI Challenge round at Oulton Park.

Smith produced one of the drives of his career in round 15 of the season, scything through the order from a pitlane start.

August 31, 2016 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Crewe Vagrants to stage ‘Hockey Fest’ after Olympics success

Crewe Vagrants to stage ‘Hockey Fest’ after Olympics success

A ‘HockeyFest’ fund-raising event takes place this weekend at Crewe Vagrants Sports Club in Willaston.

Local clubs are hoping the gold medal success of Team GB women’s hockey team in Rio will boost the profile of the sport.

August 31, 2016 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Famous medium Derek Acorah to ‘appear’ at Nantwich Civic

Famous medium Derek Acorah to ‘appear’ at Nantwich Civic

Renowned spiritualist medium Derek Acorah will be performing at Nantwich Civic Hall on September 23.

Acorah is one of the foremost names in the Psychic world, as well as a celebrity, author and performer.

Kumon Nantwich centre to stage fun Maths marathon

Kumon Nantwich centre to stage fun Maths marathon

Nantwich Kumon Study Centre is hoping young brain-boxes will rise to the challenge when it stages a ‘Maths Marathon’.

The centre will be opening its doors to local families for the “Mathathon” this Saturday September 3 at Nantwich Library.

August 30, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
Malbank School Sixth Form reunion – at Rio Olympics!

Malbank School Sixth Form reunion – at Rio Olympics!

Nantwich’s Olympic star Bryony Page enjoyed another nice surprise in Rio – a reunion with an old Malbank School friend!

Bryony, fresh from her amazing silver medal on the trampoline, bumped into her former Malbank Sixth Form friend Yana Radcliffe in a canteen in Brazil.

August 30, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News, Schools & Colleges
Darren Thornton rejoins Nantwich Town from Bradford

Darren Thornton rejoins Nantwich Town from Bradford

Nantwich Town has signed fans’ favourite Darren Thornton who had left earlier this year to join Bradford Park Avenue.

Thornton skippered the Dabbers last season after joining from Curzon Ashton and played a pivotal part in their excellent start to the season.

August 29, 2016 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Audlem RNLI Festival to be staged at Overwater Marina

Audlem RNLI Festival to be staged at Overwater Marina

The Audlem RNLI Festival will take place at the Overwater Marina near Nantwich on September 3 and 4.

A Boatshare Event takes place on the Saturday where there will be refreshments, licensed bar, cream teas, ice cream and more.

Nantwich Beerdock to stage ‘meet the brewer’ event with US guest

Nantwich Beerdock to stage ‘meet the brewer’ event with US guest

Nantwich craft beer shop Beerdock is joining the town’s Food Festival – by staging a special “meet the brewer” day.

Beerdock, on Swine Market, will be welcoming American beer pioneers ‘Brooklyn Brewery’ for the event on Saturday September 3.

August 29, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
“Whispering” Bob Harris set for Nantwich Words and Music Festival return

“Whispering” Bob Harris set for Nantwich Words and Music Festival return

By Kirsty Rollings
Radio and TV presenter “Whispering” Bob Harris says he can’t wait to return to Nantwich as a headline act at the Words & Music Festival.

The legendary Radio 2 DJ will be returning to Nantwich nine years after he first appeared at the festival.

Food Festival organisers shrug off loss of Nadiya Hussain

Food Festival organisers shrug off loss of Nadiya Hussain

Nantwich Food Festival organisers have shrugged off the disappointment after celebrity chef Nadiya Hussain cancelled her appearance.

The winner of BBC’s Great British Bake Off was due to be one of the main attractions at the three-day festival starting on September 2.

August 28, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News
Four teams keep 100% record in Crewe Regional Sunday League

Four teams keep 100% record in Crewe Regional Sunday League

Four Premier Division teams have maintained their 100% record in the Crewe Regional Sunday League.

Square One beat Willaston WS 5-0 with goals from Danny Dodd (2), Billy Ledwards, Mike Chesters and Adam Newton.

August 28, 2016 0 comments Football, Sport
Two Nantwich mums launch parenting ‘cards’ business

Two Nantwich mums launch parenting ‘cards’ business

Two Nantwich mums have teamed up to launch a new cards business – celebrating the parental experiences of sleepless nights, baby vomit and poonamis!

Friends Josie Selby and Laura Furber shared so many of the hilarious milestones as new parents, they decided to turn it into a business.

August 28, 2016 0 comments Business, Business