Archive for December, 2017

Crewe FA Sunday Cup semi-finalists confirmed

Crewe FA Sunday Cup semi-finalists confirmed

Crewe Ath, Crewe FC, Nantwich YF and White Lion Ford Lane have booked their places in the Crewe FA Sunday Cup semi-finals.

Crewe Ath needed extra time to beat Betley FC 4-3 with a hat-trick from P J Hudson and a Jordan Amson goal.

December 4, 2017 0 comments Football, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ladies face top of table clash

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ladies face top of table clash

High-flying Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies face their biggest test of the season this weekend.

The Vagrants side are second in their league after another fine victory on the road on Saturday.

December 4, 2017 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Chief Operating Officer suspended by Cheshire East Council

Chief Operating Officer suspended by Cheshire East Council

A third senior officer at Cheshire East Council has been suspended.

Chief operating officer Peter Bates was formally suspended today by the council’s investigation and disciplinary committee looking into officer conduct.

December 4, 2017 0 comments Human Interest, News, Politics
Police hunt car after collision left teenage cyclist seriously injured

Police hunt car after collision left teenage cyclist seriously injured

A teenage cyclist was seriously hurt in a collision with a car in South Cheshire which failed to stop.

The 17-year-old suffered serious injuries in the incident which happened on Wistaston Road in Crewe, close to the Duke of Bridgewater pub.

December 4, 2017 0 comments Human Interest, Incident, News
Review: The Bowie Experience, Crewe Lyceum Theatre

Review: The Bowie Experience, Crewe Lyceum Theatre

By Claire Faulkner
David Bowie fans were treated to a great tribute night at The Lyceum when The Bowie Experience, The Golden Years Tour came to Crewe.

Opening the show with Space Oddity, singer Laurence Knight was supported by an exceptionally talented group of musicians who celebrated the music of one of the world greatest pop icons.

December 4, 2017 0 comments Music Reviews, What's On & Reviews
Burst water main keeps Rope Lane bridge closed

Burst water main keeps Rope Lane bridge closed

A major water main burst could keep the busy Rope Lane in Wistaston closed for another four days.

The burst happened earlier in the week, forcing Cheshire East Council to close off the Rope Lane bridge over the railway at the crossroads with Eastern Road and Gresty Lane.

Nantwich Town slump to 3-1 home defeat to Coalville

Nantwich Town slump to 3-1 home defeat to Coalville

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town succumbed to a Coalville fightback as ten-man Dabbers slumped to 3-1 home defeat on a cold afternoon at the Weaver Stadium.

Joel Stair opened the scoring in the 13th minute with a close range header from Matt Bell’s corner.

December 3, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich therapy firm raises awareness during Movember campaign

Nantwich therapy firm raises awareness during Movember campaign

A Nantwich company has been doing its bit to raise awareness of men’s health issues during the Movember campaign.

Physiotherapists at ctchealthcare grew moustaches to join thousands of ‘mo-bros’ across the country in a national effort to boost funds for men’s health charities including prostate and testicular cancer.

December 2, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich firm TFC Supplies raises £6,950 at  Lewis Crossley charity ball

Nantwich firm TFC Supplies raises £6,950 at Lewis Crossley charity ball

Nantwich firm TFC Supplies Ltd has raised almost £7,000 at a charity ball in memory of tragic Hough youngster Lewis Crossley.

Seven-year-old Lewis died just days before the ball after a two-year battle against T Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.

December 2, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Weston Christmas lights unveiled as firms back charity display

Weston Christmas lights unveiled as firms back charity display

The Weston Christmas Light Display has been unveiled as more local firms throw their support behind the project.

The dazzling festive illuminations, built by Graham Witter in memory of his sister, were lit up last night at Carters Green Farm on Jack Lane in aid of Donna Louise Children’s Hospice.

December 2, 2017 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News