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Wistaston man clocks up 12 years of community reporting

Wistaston man clocks up 12 years of community reporting

Keen photographer Jonathan White has clocked up 12 years of community reporting in and around his village of Wistaston.

Jonathan, who works full-time at Cheshire College – South & West, began submitting articles to the local media back in 2006.

Shavington nursery Roundabouts to get garden revamp from homebuilder grant

Shavington nursery Roundabouts to get garden revamp from homebuilder grant

The Roundabouts Day Nursery in Shavington is to enjoy a garden revamp after receiving a community donation from homebuilder Taylor Wimpey Manchester.

The nursery, which turns three-years-old this year, has been given £500 to build higher fencing and a new gate, to ensure the safety of the children, as well as to provide more plants and outdoor covering.

June 17, 2018 0 comments Shavington, Village News
HS2 Ltd to stage community information events in South Cheshire

HS2 Ltd to stage community information events in South Cheshire

Teams from HS2 Ltd will be staging community information events for residents keen to find out more about the high speed rail project and its impact on South Cheshire.

Three events will be held in the region during June and July 2018 as part of a wider engagement programme along the planned route between the West Midlands and Leeds, and Crewe and Manchester.

Latest events planned for Nantwich Library in April

Latest events planned for Nantwich Library in April

Nantwich Library is to run a series of events over the coming days for residents.

There will be an ITea & Chat group on Thursday April 5 from 2.30pm to 4pm.

Landmark Cheshire Cheese pub in Shavington enjoys new lease of life

Landmark Cheshire Cheese pub in Shavington enjoys new lease of life

A landlord has said ‘cheers!’ to South Cheshire people who have helped breathe new life into landmark Shavington pub, Cheshire Cheese.

Adam Scally is raising a glass to those who have supported the rebirth of the pub as a community hub serving a growing population in the village.

March 2, 2018 0 comments Shavington, Village News
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 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
Morrisons Nantwich donates toys to Cheshire Without Abuse

Morrisons Nantwich donates toys to Cheshire Without Abuse

Morrisons in Nantwich has collected hundreds of donated gifts in aid of Cheshire Without Abuse group.

Rachel Lewis, the store’s community champion, has been running the ‘donation station’ for the last two weeks.

December 23, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
Plans to extend Nantwich Civic Hall unveiled

Plans to extend Nantwich Civic Hall unveiled

Plans have been unveiled to extend Nantwich Civic Hall – including a glass overhead walkway linking to the library next door.

Nantwich Town Council, which now owns the hall, hopes the £1.2million two-storey rear extension to the Civic Hall will provide a range of benefits to the community.

December 16, 2016 1 comment Environment, Human Interest, News
Church Minshull named Community Spirit champion at awards

Church Minshull named Community Spirit champion at awards

Church Minshull has been named Community Spirit champion for second time at the Cheshire Community Pride Awards.

The village near Nantwich, home to 400 residents, fought-off stiff competition to win the prestigious award.

October 23, 2016 0 comments Reaseheath & Worleston, Village News
Nantwich officer pushed stranded pensioner’s scooter a mile home

Nantwich officer pushed stranded pensioner’s scooter a mile home

A big-hearted Nantwich police officer showed true community spirit – by pushing a broken down mobility scooter a mile home in the rain.

PC Marc Harley came across the stranded scooter owner in Nantwich just as the heavens opened.

October 11, 2016 1 comment Environment, Human Interest, News
Community Orchard flourishes on Nantwich Riverside

Community Orchard flourishes on Nantwich Riverside

Green-fingered students are helping to expand a community orchard in Nantwich.

The orchard is located on Nantwich Riverside behind Shrewbridge Road, by the side of the path to Queens Drive which crosses over the River Weaver.

Nantwich ‘community champion’ urges local projects to come forward

Nantwich ‘community champion’ urges local projects to come forward

A Nantwich supermarket ‘community champion’ is appealing to local projects that need help to get in touch.

Rachel Lewis, the community champion for Morrisons, has completed her first year in the post.

December 10, 2015 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News