Archive for February, 2018

Review: Shavington Village Festival’s ‘Aladdin’ at Shavington Academy

Review: Shavington Village Festival’s ‘Aladdin’ at Shavington Academy

By Claire Faulkner
Shavington Village Festival Committee are delighting audiences this week by presenting their 40th consecutive pantomime, Aladdin.

Written by Bradford and Webster and directed by Rachel Hadzik-Chesters, this feel-good traditional panto was great entertainment and enjoyed by everyone who saw it on opening night.

February 22, 2018 0 comments Theatre Reviews, What's On & Reviews
Malbank School in Nantwich to stage Universal Model Show

Malbank School in Nantwich to stage Universal Model Show

The Universal Model Show will be staged at Malbank 6th Form College in Nantwich this weekend, February 25.

The family-friendly show will feature a wide range of exhibits including military, figures, large scale aircraft, ships, railways, science fiction, wargames, flying aircraft, remote control tanks and more.

Family tributes to Josh Clayton, 19, after A41 road crash death

Family tributes to Josh Clayton, 19, after A41 road crash death

The family of Wistaston man Josh Clayton have paid heartfelt tributes after his death in the A41 crash near Chester.

Josh was one of three friends killed in the incident at Dragon Hall on February 7.

February 21, 2018 0 comments Incident, News, Village News, Wistaston
Nantwich housebuilder provides new football kits for Brine Leas players

Nantwich housebuilder provides new football kits for Brine Leas players

Young football stars at Brine Leas School in Nantwich have netted some new kits courtesy of a housing developer.

Anwyl Homes made the donation as a contribution to the community as part of its Audlem Road ‘Heathfields’ housing development at the back of the school.

February 21, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Church Minshull Aqueduct Marina choses Kidney Research UK as 2018 charity

Church Minshull Aqueduct Marina choses Kidney Research UK as 2018 charity

A moorer’s moving family story has prompted Aqueduct Marina in Church Minshull to choose Kidney Research UK as its 2018 charity.

The charity was put forward by Audrey Foulkes, one of Aqueduct Marina’s long-term moorers.

February 21, 2018 0 comments Church Minshull, Village News
“We Love 90s House” live event in Nantwich in aid of charity

“We Love 90s House” live event in Nantwich in aid of charity

A ‘We love 90s House Live’ concert will take place at The Studio Nightclub in Nantwich next month.

Admission is free to the event on Friday March 2, with donations to Mid Cheshire Hospitals Charity.

Nantwich Mayor launches 2018 Salt of the Earth Awards

Nantwich Mayor launches 2018 Salt of the Earth Awards

Nantwich Mayor Cllr Penny Butterill has launched the 2018 “Salt of the Earth” awards to recognise people who make a difference in the town.

The popular awards aim to celebrate the achievements of individuals, groups and businesses who go the extra mile in the Nantwich community.

February 21, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News
Parents warned over rise in scarlet fever cases in Cheshire

Parents warned over rise in scarlet fever cases in Cheshire

Parents across Crewe and Nantwich are being warned to look for signs of scarlet fever amid rise in cases across the region.

The symptoms of scarlet fever are a fine pinkish or red rash that feels similar to sandpaper – in conjunction with a sore throat, headache and fever.

February 21, 2018 1 comment Health, Human Interest, News
Cancer charity runs free pamper sessions for South Cheshire patients

Cancer charity runs free pamper sessions for South Cheshire patients

An international cancer support charity has launched its 99th workshop at Leighton Hospital in South Cheshire.

Look Good Feel Better, which provides practical support for people struggling with the visible effects of cancer treatment, is offering free pamper sessions to local cancer patients.

February 19, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Health, Human Interest, News
Andy Robinson to headline Very Best in Stand Up show in Nantwich

Andy Robinson to headline Very Best in Stand Up show in Nantwich

Top comedian Andy Robinson will headline when The Very Best In Stand Up returns to Nantwich Civic Hall on Friday March 2.

Robinson is one of the finest acts working on the circuit, and has been performing comedy for 15 years.

Hibberts in Nantwich appoint new farming solicitor

Hibberts in Nantwich appoint new farming solicitor

Hibberts Solicitors in Nantwich has consolidated its agriculture department with the appointment of a new farming solicitor.

Oliver Lewis has joined the Nantwich branch after completing his training with the NFU (National Farmers’ Union).

February 19, 2018 0 comments Business, Business
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies march on with victory over Chester

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies march on with victory over Chester

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies maintained their push for the league title with a comfortable 29-0 win away at Chester Devas.

The Vagrants side are now just one point behind Didsbury in Women’s NC North West 1 division.

February 19, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport

Nantwich Rotary Club Visitors Day 20th March

Nantwich Rotary Club are holding a special visitors day on Tuesday 20th March from 12.30pm to 2pm at the Civic Hall. This event which will be attended by the Mayoress of Cheshire East and include a buffet lunch is designed to give information about the club’s many varied activities including our Santa’s float where we raised a record amount last[Read More…]

February 19, 2018 0 comments Listings