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Nantwich restaurant unveils plan to double in size

Nantwich restaurant unveils plan to double in size

A restaurant owner has unveiled plans to double the capacity of his business and secure its future in Nantwich town centre.

Ben Rafferty, of Residence Restaurant and Bar on Mill Street, has submitted plans to transform a courtyard at the back into an eating and drinking destination as part of a £300,000 facelift.

February 22, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Bunbury pub staff toast two new national awards

Bunbury pub staff toast two new national awards

Staff at Bunbury’s Yew Tree Inn are toasting two new national accolades.

The country inn is the only pub in Cheshire listed among the UK-wide Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs.

February 20, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
The Cat FM celebrate two years of broadcasting in South Cheshire

The Cat FM celebrate two years of broadcasting in South Cheshire

Crewe & Nantwich radio station The Cat is celebrating its second year of broadcasting on 107.9 FM.

The station, based at South Cheshire College, was awarded a community radio licence by regulator Ofcom in February 2014.

February 19, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich property firm is first to cut agent fees before new law

Nantwich property firm is first to cut agent fees before new law

A letting agent in Nantwich is to be the first to abolish agent fees for renters.

Wes Heraty, managing director of Location Location, says the move could save some renters up to £300.

February 17, 2017 1 comment Business, Business
Nantwich firm Boughey Distribution invests in 100 new trucks

Nantwich firm Boughey Distribution invests in 100 new trucks

Nantwich firm Boughey Distribution is replacing its 100 strong fleet of trucks with Mercedes-Benz Actros.

The company’s £8 million investment follows a 16-week driving trial, including competitive ‘shoot-outs’ with four different manufacturers.

February 14, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich estate agent pledges £25,000 to causes to celebrate 25th year

Nantwich estate agent pledges £25,000 to causes to celebrate 25th year

Big-hearted bosses at Nantwich estate agents Baker Wynne & Wilson are celebrating 25 years in business – by handing out £25,000 to local causes!

John Baker said the idea is to thank all the support the agents have had from the community over the last quarter of a century.

February 14, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Two Nantwich butchers bag top Q Guild Smithfield awards

Two Nantwich butchers bag top Q Guild Smithfield awards

Two Nantwich butchers have scooped gold medals at the Butchers Q Guild Smithfield Awards – known as the industry ‘Oscars’.

H Clewlow Butchers, on Pepper Street, won gold for their Pork Sausage, and Pork & Leek Gluten Free Sausage.

February 11, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
New Nantwich pub ‘blessed’ by church minister at official opening

New Nantwich pub ‘blessed’ by church minister at official opening

Guests, dignitaries and a church minister raised glasses at the official opening of a new Nantwich pub!

The Sacred Orchard, on Middlewich Road, was unveiled by the Mayor of Nantwich Cllr Andrew Martin at a ceremony today (February 6).

February 6, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Crewe and Nantwich housing provider Wulvern unveils merger

Crewe and Nantwich housing provider Wulvern unveils merger

South Cheshire homes provider Wulvern Housing Ltd has become part of The Guinness Partnership Ltd following a legal merger.

Wulvern’s 5,500 homes, including a number of extra care schemes across Cheshire and Staffordshire, have transferred to Guinness.

February 5, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
New Nantwich pub prepares to open after creating 47 jobs

New Nantwich pub prepares to open after creating 47 jobs

A new pub is set to open its doors in Nantwich after creating 47 new jobs in the area.

The Sacred Orchard, next to Alvaston Business Park, looks to set offer its guests an alternative with a fine selection of food, ales, wines and activities.

January 28, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich cheese firm FJ Need bought out after 40 years

Nantwich cheese firm FJ Need bought out after 40 years

Nantwich cheese company F.J Need (Foods) has been acquired by Ornua, Ireland’s largest exporter of dairy products.

Established over 40 years ago, the family-run firm in Worleston includes a cheese cutting, grating and slicing facility, two cheese brands and a distribution fleet.

January 26, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Aqueduct Marina near Nantwich wins three top awards

Aqueduct Marina near Nantwich wins three top awards

Staff at Aqueduct Marina near Nantwich are celebrating after winning three top awards.

The Yacht Harbour Association awarded the marina business in Church Minshull a Five Gold Anchors Award.

January 25, 2017 0 comments Business, Business
Wistaston couple launch Small Creatures Pet Care business

Wistaston couple launch Small Creatures Pet Care business

An animal-loving Wistaston couple have turned their passion into a new business – Small Creatures Pet Care.

Sarah and Rob Whitehouse moved to South Cheshire seven years ago with their jobs.

January 22, 2017 0 comments Business, Business