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Peckforton Castle trio commended for bravery during fire

Peckforton Castle trio commended for bravery during fire

Three workers at Peckforton Castle near Nantwich were commended at an awards night for their bravery during a massive blaze. Daniel Naylor, Paul Heany and Simon Oxley were given a standing ovation at the Marketing Cheshire Tourism Awards.

November 27, 2011 0 comments Business, Latest, News
Nantwich shopkeepers launch “Sunday Trade” campaign

Nantwich shopkeepers launch “Sunday Trade” campaign

Dozens of retailers in Nantwich town centre have come together to launch a pre-Christmas ‘Sunday Trade’ campaign. Around 70% of independent stores in the town are backing the idea, and will be open on the next four Sundays leading up to Christmas.

November 25, 2011 0 comments Business, Latest, News
Model Danielle Lloyd opens new Nantwich beauty business

Model Danielle Lloyd opens new Nantwich beauty business

Model and TV presenter Danielle Lloyd was in Nantwich to open a new health and beauty business in the town. Former Miss England Danielle, engaged to Premier League footballer Jamie O’Hara, officially returned to work after spending 16 weeks nursing her seriously ill premature baby.

November 25, 2011 0 comments Business, Latest, News
Cheshire food producers wowed by new Reaseheath College centre

Cheshire food producers wowed by new Reaseheath College centre

Food producers were given a flavour of how Reaseheath College in Nantwich can help them expand their businesses. Businesses in Cheshire and surrounding counties were on the first public tour of the new Food Innovation Centre.

November 23, 2011 0 comments Business, Latest, Schools & Colleges
Nantwich boss helps pupils succeed in business enterprise

Nantwich boss helps pupils succeed in business enterprise

The boss of a Nantwich firm helped youngsters have their cake and eat it at a business enterprise day. Martyn Kinch, Vice President International Sales for the ILX Group based in Nantwich, was invited in to bid for cakes produced by school pupils during the day.

November 22, 2011 0 comments Business, Latest, News, Schools & Colleges
Elderly folk in Nantwich given free porridge by Mornflake

Elderly folk in Nantwich given free porridge by Mornflake

Elederly folk across Nantwich and South Cheshire are tucking into wholesome breakfasts thanks to a porridge donation from Mornflake. The Crewe-based breakfast foods firm has teamed up with Age UK Cheshire to distribute bags of porridge to pensioners at coffee mornings and advice sessions.

November 22, 2011 0 comments Business, Community Events, Latest, News
Stapeley Water Gardens jobs and site under threat

Stapeley Water Gardens jobs and site under threat

A cloud is hanging over the future of Stapeley Water Gardens in Nantwich, according to reports. Dozens of staff  at the London Road site are now fearing for their jobs after entering a 30-day consultation period with bosses.

November 18, 2011 1 comment Business, Human Interest, Latest
TV model Danielle Lloyd to open new Nantwich business

TV model Danielle Lloyd to open new Nantwich business

Top model Danielle Lloyd will be in Nantwich next week to help launch a new beauty business. Former Miss England Danielle, who also works as a TV presenter, will be at the launch of Skin Health Spa, on Welsh Row.

November 17, 2011 0 comments Business, Latest, What's On & Reviews
Redshift Radio launches 28-day broadcast

Redshift Radio launches 28-day broadcast

South Cheshire’s RedShift Radio will be on air from November 21 for its second 28-day broadcast of the year. The station, on 87.7FM, will run until December 19 focusing on communities of Crewe, Nantwich and surrounding villages.

November 16, 2011 1 comment Business
Councillors and traders unhappy at medical centre plan

Councillors and traders unhappy at medical centre plan

Nantwich Town councillors and traders are objecting to plans submitted for the former Beam Street Medical Centre.

Keyworker Homes (Cheshire) wants to demolish the former medical centre and build a retail unit, with Marks and Spencer rumoured to be interested.

November 2, 2011 0 comments Business, Environment, Latest
Nantwich nursery worker is 100th apprentice

Nantwich nursery worker is 100th apprentice

A young Nantwich nursery worker has been celebrated as South Cheshire College’s 100th apprentice. Sandeep Singh, 18, signed up for a Level 3 Child Care apprenticeship she hopes will lead to full time employment.

September 25, 2011 0 comments Business, Schools & Colleges
Nantwich auction sells £20,000 Wedgwood

Nantwich auction sells £20,000 Wedgwood

Wedgwood ceramics collected by a man who started work at the company’s Etruria factory straight from school, sold for £19,900 at an auction in Nantwich. The collection was consigned for sale by Harry Sheldon, whose father Harry, started working as the odd job man at the Wedgwood factory.

Welsh Row venues lay on food fun at Nantwich festival

Welsh Row venues lay on food fun at Nantwich festival

Two Welsh Row venues will be laying on a treat for customers at this weekend’s Nantwich Food and Drink Festival.

The Cheshire Cat and Firenze bars and restaurants are running events including a Chilean Wine and Tapas evening.

September 22, 2011 0 comments Business, Human Interest, Latest, News