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Nantwich Town’s FA Cup tie against Ramsbottom re-scheduled

Nantwich Town’s FA Cup tie against Ramsbottom re-scheduled

Nantwich Town’s postponed FA Cup first qualifying round tie against Ramsbottom United has been rescheduled to Tuesday night. The original tie due to be staged yesterday (Sept 17) was called off after heavy rain left the North West Counties Premier side’s pitch waterlogged.

September 18, 2011 0 comments Sport
Nantwich CC crowned league champions with Toft victory

Nantwich CC crowned league champions with Toft victory

Nantwich CC 1st XI clinched their second successive Cheshire County Premier League title with a six-wicket victory over Toft at a jubilant Whitehouse Lane. Nantwich captain Andrew Newton put the visitors into bat knowing the hosts needed just two points to retain the league crown.

September 18, 2011 0 comments Sport
Nantwich Police use banning orders to crackdown on disorder

Nantwich Police use banning orders to crackdown on disorder

Nantwich Police are cracking down on rowdy revellers by issuing more section 27 banning orders. Twenty-one orders were served on people causing trouble in the town during August, a rise compared to June and July.

September 16, 2011 0 comments Crime, News
Nantwich-based The Cat radio station earns £2,000 grant

Nantwich-based The Cat radio station earns £2,000 grant

Nantwich-based radio station The Cat has been awarded a £2,000 grant from the Co-Operative Group’s Community Fund. Crewe & Nantwich Community Radio Society, which operates as The Cat from its two studios in Nantwich, received the cheque from the Co-Operative Local Area Committee, representing the North West and North Midlands Region.

September 16, 2011 0 comments Human Interest, News
New Nantwich community transport service launched

New Nantwich community transport service launched

A new community transport service for Nantwich and the surrounding rural area has been launched. MP Edward Timpson officially unveiled the service dedicated to the elderly, people with disabilities or those who are socially isolated.

September 15, 2011 0 comments News
Burst pipe closes Nantwich outdoor pool

Burst pipe closes Nantwich outdoor pool

Nantwich outdoor pool was closed today (September 15) due to a burst pipe – on one of the warmest days of the month. Swimmers are being advised by staff that it is unlikely to be repaired today. The pool, the only brine outdoor pool in ther country, opens throughout summer until the end of September. Customers are advised to check the Cheshire[Read More…]

September 15, 2011 0 comments Human Interest
Nantwich newlywed’s million pound miss on ITV game show

Nantwich newlywed’s million pound miss on ITV game show

Nantwich newlywed Gary Upton has revealed how he felt after missing out on a million pounds on the dramatic last Red or Black ITV show. The 24-year-old, who lives in Willaston with wife Sarah, made it through to the final stage when he had to simply pick red or black to win a million. But like the dream he’d had before the[Read More…]

September 15, 2011 0 comments Human Interest, News
Nantwich cafe to host pre-school French classes

Nantwich cafe to host pre-school French classes

A popular cafe in Nantwich is to stage fun French classes for youngsters from next week. Kay Leydon will run the La Jolie Ronde pre-school sessions at Funky Monkey, on Regents Park, London Road, every Wednesday. La Jolie Ronde focuses on learning through fun songs, puppets, games and rhymes. Mums and dads will also be encouraged to join in.

September 15, 2011 0 comments Human Interest, News
Richmond Village Nantwich makes regional care award finals

Richmond Village Nantwich makes regional care award finals

A residential care complex in Nantwich has reached the finals of the Great North West Care Awards 2011. Richmond Village, off London Road, has been shortlisted in three separate categories in the awards.

September 15, 2011 0 comments Health, News
Lawyer kickstarts Nantwich Players’ Buy-a-Brick appeal

Lawyer kickstarts Nantwich Players’ Buy-a-Brick appeal

A Nantwich dad-of-two has helped kick-start a £1m appeal to create a new theatre in the heart of Nantwich. Family lawyer David Lago is backing Nantwich Players in their Buy-a-Brick appeal to build a modern theatre big enough to cater for their growing number of fans.

September 15, 2011 0 comments Human Interest, News
Evo-Stik League: FC United 1 Nantwich Town 3

Evo-Stik League: FC United 1 Nantwich Town 3

Nantwich Town notched a second successive league victory with an impressive 3-1 win away at FC United of Manchester tonight (September 14). The Dabbers turned in an excellent performance in front of 1,350 supporters at Bury’s Gigg Lane, and crashed in three second half goals to seal all three points.

September 14, 2011 0 comments Sport
Peckforton Castle scoops national venue award

Peckforton Castle scoops national venue award

Fire-hit Peckforton Castle near Nantwich has landed the prestigious Conference Venue of the Year at the national HBAA Awards. Now in their fourth year, the HBAA Awards are regarded as a benchmark of best practice, whose buying power in meetings, events and accommodation tops £2.3bn.

September 14, 2011 0 comments News
Cheshire Police backs campaign to beat abuse

Cheshire Police backs campaign to beat abuse

Teenagers in Crewe and Nantwich are being told to speak out if they are aware of an abusive relationship. They may not necessarily be the victim or the perpetrator but may know someone who is, say Cheshire Police.

September 14, 2011 0 comments Crime, Human Interest, News