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Tarporley woman ditches council job to launch dream photography business

Tarporley woman ditches council job to launch dream photography business

A Tarporley woman ditched a dull council job to launch her dream photography business.

And Abigail Webb’s bold move is already paying off, after scooping a Bronze Bar in a national child portrait competition.

July 18, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Cheshire business Cracking Wine to stage Fizz Club at Residence

Cheshire business Cracking Wine to stage Fizz Club at Residence

Fizz fans are in for a treat when Cheshire-based wine company stages a Fizz Club at Residence in Nantwich

The July 26 event will give fans of sparkling wine a chance to taste samples from all corners of the globe.

July 17, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Businesses throw support behind Nantwich Food Festival

Businesses throw support behind Nantwich Food Festival

Local, national and international companies are supporting Nantwich Food Festival as organisers prepare for a record-breaking weekend.

Key sponsors joined festival directors and Nantwich Mayor, Cllr Penny Butterill, for a formal gathering in the town centre.

July 12, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
South Cheshire’s County Group scoops Insurance Broker of the Year award

South Cheshire’s County Group scoops Insurance Broker of the Year award

Bosses at The County Group based in South Cheshire are celebrating after winning Insurance Broker of the Year 2017.

The firm, based in Crewe and Nantwich, collected the accolade at The British Insurance Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

July 9, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Dabbers Den 2017 offers £5,000 to top business idea

Dabbers Den 2017 offers £5,000 to top business idea

Business entrepreneurs in Nantwich can compete for a £5,000 cash prize in the latest Dabbers Den competition.

Organisers are on the look out for new business ideas that could wow the Dabbers Den judges.

July 3, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Baker Wynne & Wilson select groups for £25,000 ‘Community Pledge’ help

Baker Wynne & Wilson select groups for £25,000 ‘Community Pledge’ help

Nantwich estate agent Baker Wynne & Wilson will soon be handing out £25,000 to charities and organisations as part of its 25th “Community Pledge” birthday celebrations.

The long-standing estate agents received 68 entries to its competition to win a slice of the money on offer.

July 1, 2017 1 comment Business, Business
Nantwich mum proves handy in launching new sports massage career

Nantwich mum proves handy in launching new sports massage career

A Nantwich mum has landed a dream new career in sports massage – by teaming up with her former student’s business!

Amanda Kimber, a sports massage student at South Cheshire College, has joined forces with Lee Wilkinson to expand his successful company, LW Sports Therapy.

June 29, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich-based Boughey Distribution achieves A+ rating in BRC audit

Nantwich-based Boughey Distribution achieves A+ rating in BRC audit

Staff at Nantwich-based business Boughey Distribution are celebrating after it achieved a top A+ rating in a British Retail Consortium audit.

The company, which has recently had £1.3 million investment for ongoing improvements, achieved the Global Standard for Storage rating.

June 28, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Mornflake teams up with farmers for Nantwich “healthy eating” event

Mornflake teams up with farmers for Nantwich “healthy eating” event

Breakfast giant Mornflake teamed up with farm owners in welcoming Danish teachers to a healthy eating event near Nantwich.

The visitors were in Cheshire as part of the Food For Life initiative.

June 26, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Cheshire businessman raises Prostate Cancer funds on London-Amsterdam bike ride

Cheshire businessman raises Prostate Cancer funds on London-Amsterdam bike ride

South Cheshire businessman Mike Walsh cycled from London to Amsterdam for a second time, all in aid of Prostate Cancer UK.

Mike, sales director of Eze Talk in Crewe, joined hundreds of other riders for the 145-mile bike ride, which they completed in just two days.

June 25, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Two friends launch new creative design agency Off Grid in Shavington

Two friends launch new creative design agency Off Grid in Shavington

A new independent Creative Design Agency, called Off Grid, has launched in South Cheshire.

Two friends Sally Evans and Kim Farrall have teamed up to run the new enterprise, based in Shavington.

June 22, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Crewe and Nantwich businesses engage in ‘speed networking’ event

Crewe and Nantwich businesses engage in ‘speed networking’ event

South Cheshire Chamber members from Crewe and Nantwich turned out in force to a new networking event with a difference.

Speed networking was staged at the Crewe Arms Hotel, one of the latest iconic businesses to join the Chamber and benefit from its profile-raising opportunities.

June 21, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich Watts Mortgage employees scale new heights for local charities

Nantwich Watts Mortgage employees scale new heights for local charities

Financial advisers at Nantwich company Watts Mortgage have scaled new heights in their mission to support local charities.

Team members from Watts Mortgage and Wealth Management, on Beam Heath business park, braved gale-force winds and heavy rain to complete a climb up Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England.

June 19, 2017 0 comments Business, Business