Archive for August, 2016

Wrenbury Village Hall Autumn Programme

COMING SOON TO WRENBURY VILLAGE HALL Cholmondeley Road, Wrenbury, CW5 8HG AUTUMN PROGRAMME 2016 NINEBARROW Friday 2nd SEPTEMBER – 8:00pm (doors open 7:30pm) TICKETS £10 in advance, £12 on the door BYO drinks and snacks BERNARD WRIGLEY Saturday 1st OCTOBER – 8:00pm (doors open 7:30pm) TICKETS £12 Hot Supper and Bar provided by The Cotton Arms WAYNE AND THE HAIRY[Read More…]

August 21, 2016 0 comments Listings
Vintage markets set to light up Nantwich in autumn

Vintage markets set to light up Nantwich in autumn

Specialist market firm Vintage Escapades is to stage three events in Nantwich this Autumn.

The events give people a chance to view and buy hand-made goods from local artists.

Nantwich Town off mark with thumping 4-0 win at Matlock

Nantwich Town off mark with thumping 4-0 win at Matlock

By Jack Jones
Nantwich Town recorded their first win of the season with a thumping 4-0 victory at Matlock Town.

Goals from Sean Cooke, a brace from Steve Jones, and one from Josh Gordon gave the Dabbers a commanding win in Derbyshire.

August 21, 2016 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Youngster sweeps board at Nantwich fishing contest

Youngster sweeps board at Nantwich fishing contest

A young angler swept the board at the popular Nantwich Fishing competition.

Adam Biddulph won heaviest individual fish as well as overall bag weight at the contest at Bay Moulton Border Fisheries.

August 20, 2016 0 comments Environment, Human Interest, News
Stapeley youngsters help area’s bee population to thrive

Stapeley youngsters help area’s bee population to thrive

Youngsters in Stapeley have been helping boost the area’s bee population under a new scheme.

Children on the new Stapeley Gardens estate off London Road have been helping ensure showhome gardens support the threatened species.

August 20, 2016 0 comments Stapeley, Village News
Brine Leas School students celebrate “incredible’ A level results

Brine Leas School students celebrate “incredible’ A level results

Students at Brine Leas School sixth form are celebrating A level results – and matched last year’s best ever performance.

The BL6 target grades were set high and many students have surpassed their expected grades.

August 18, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News, Schools & Colleges
South Cheshire College celebrates 10th year of 99% A level pass rate

South Cheshire College celebrates 10th year of 99% A level pass rate

South Cheshire College students and staff are celebrating ten years of 99% or above pass rate across A Levels.

This year’s results show a pass rate of 99.1% – above the national pass rate of 98.1%.

August 18, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News, Schools & Colleges
Malbank Sixth Form students celebrate ‘excellent’ A level results

Malbank Sixth Form students celebrate ‘excellent’ A level results

Students and staff at Malbank Sixth Form College in Nantwich are celebrating their A level results across the curriculum with 28 out of 31 courses offered producing 100% pass rates.

A third of all grades achieved were equivalent to A’s or A*’s.

August 18, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News, Schools & Colleges
Art exhibition by four local groups held in Nantwich

Art exhibition by four local groups held in Nantwich

A fine art exhibition by four local art groups will be held this weekend in Nantwich.

The event, at Nantwich Parish Rooms by St Mary’s Church, will see work from ARTSupport, Pastel Club, Wybunbury Art Group and Shavington Art Group.

Wingate Centre staff pride at Bryony Page Olympic success

Wingate Centre staff pride at Bryony Page Olympic success

Staff at the Wingate Centre near Nantwich are bouncing with pride after home girl Bryony Page scooped Olympic trampolining silver.

Page began her career at the centre in Wrenbury, where her family still live, starting as a gymnast before turning to the trampoline.

August 17, 2016 0 comments Aston & Wrenbury, Village News
Nantwich history graduate turns back clock for new ale business

Nantwich history graduate turns back clock for new ale business

A hard-up Nantwich student who brewed his own ale at university to save money, has turned the idea into a new business!

History graduate Paul Morgan, from Bulkeley, near Nantwich, came up with the idea of home brew to save on nights in the pub while studying.

August 17, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich Town captain Sam Hall says team deserved Ashton point

Nantwich Town captain Sam Hall says team deserved Ashton point

Nantwich Town captain Sam Hall felt the side’s 1-1 draw against Ashton United was the sort of performance they had expected going into the new season.

Midfielder Hall reflected on the away point earned last night (August 16) just three days after the opening day defeat by Mickleover Sports.

August 17, 2016 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Reaseheath College students raise £33,000 for local charities

Reaseheath College students raise £33,000 for local charities

Big-hearted students and staff from Reaseheath College in Nantwich raised a record breaking £33,000 for local charities.

The British Heart Foundation, the Student Association’s chosen charity of the year, received a cheque for £26,361 at the student summer ball held on the college’s Nantwich campus.

August 16, 2016 0 comments Charity news, News, Schools & Colleges