Archive for October, 2017

Washed up seal pup named Jon Snow recovers at Nantwich RSPCA centre

Washed up seal pup named Jon Snow recovers at Nantwich RSPCA centre

A ten-day-old seal pup is being looked after by RSPCA staff in Nantwich after being rescued from a beach.

The orphaned pup, named Jon Snow after the Game of Thrones character, was found alone and hungry by walkers in North Wales.

October 9, 2017

99 Red Balloons – Author Signing

Elisabeth Carpenter, published by HarperCollins, will be at the Nantwich Bookshop to talk about her novel “99 Red Balloons” on the 13 October 2017. If you are a fan of Psychological Thrillers – then this one is for you. Tickets are £7.50 per person and include a delicious snack buffet and a £2.50 discount on book on the night Elisabeth[Read More…]

October 9, 2017
Vintage Transport Rally staged at Shavington pub The Elephant

Vintage Transport Rally staged at Shavington pub The Elephant

By Jonathan White
Hundreds of visitors enjoyed a free to enter Vintage and Classic Transport Rally at The Elephant pub in Shavington.

It was the second such event this year at The Elephant, following the Vintage and Classic Transport Rally in July.

October 9, 2017
Family-run Crewe car dealership wins national award

Family-run Crewe car dealership wins national award

A family owned car dealership in South Cheshire has won a national award.

Local Crewe Audi, owned by Swansway Motor Group, has won the best Aftesales Service award as voted by Audi customers.

October 9, 2017
Crewe FC lose 100% record as White Lion move ahead

Crewe FC lose 100% record as White Lion move ahead

Crewe FC lost their 100% record in the Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division.

The early pace-setters lost 3-2 to new leaders Crewe Ath, whose scorers were Josh Clarke (2) and Jordan Amson.

October 9, 2017
Nantwich restaurant Residence unveils new-look after £350,000 facelift

Nantwich restaurant Residence unveils new-look after £350,000 facelift

Hundreds of people flocked to the unveiling of Residence in Nantwich after a £350,000 facelift doubling its capacity.

The bar and restaurant, on Mill Street, has been extended to create new dining and socialising areas.

October 8, 2017
Nantwich musician Tim Lee launches latest album at concert

Nantwich musician Tim Lee launches latest album at concert

By Jonathan White
Talented Nantwich musician Tim Lee has launched his latest album at an intimate concert in Cheshire.

Tim performed his new work “And into the Woods” to an appreciative audience at ‘The Electric Church’ independent record store and coffee shop in Winsford.

October 8, 2017
Nantwich young horse rider Madison Heath wins latest title

Nantwich young horse rider Madison Heath wins latest title

Young Nantwich horse rider Madison Heath has won the The Stable Company 138cm Championship

Madison, 12, added another title to her growing collection when she triumphed at the Horse of the Year Show competition.

October 8, 2017
Nantwich Town suffer fifth consecutive league defeat away at Farsley

Nantwich Town suffer fifth consecutive league defeat away at Farsley

By Ryan Batty
Two goals from league top scorer James Walshaw condemned Nantwich Town to their fifth consecutive league defeat.

Farsley Celtic took the lead after 69 minutes as Walshaw side-footed past Reece Quinn.

October 8, 2017
Unlicensed taxi driver nabbed in Nantwich by dashcam footage

Unlicensed taxi driver nabbed in Nantwich by dashcam footage

A Nantwich taxi driver helped to capture an unlicensed operator by catching him in the act on his dashcam footage.

Javeed Iqbal was plying for trade on a Hackney Carriage stand in Swine Market, Nantwich.

October 6, 2017
Reaseheath College turns pink at Cancer Research UK Pretty Muddy event

Reaseheath College turns pink at Cancer Research UK Pretty Muddy event

Reaseheath College in Nantwich turned into a sea of pink when hundreds of women took part in Cancer Research UK’s Pretty Muddy event.

More than 950 mums, daughters, sisters and friends showed their commitment to the cause as they came together in one cause.

October 5, 2017
Newly formed South and West Cheshire College to stage three-campus event

Newly formed South and West Cheshire College to stage three-campus event

The recently formed West Cheshire College and South Cheshire College are hosting an Open Evening across all three of its campuses.

Young people from Nantwich and Crewe can find out more about courses and apprenticeships at the evening, on October 9 from 5.30pm to 8pm at its Crewe, Ellesmere Port and Chester bases.

October 5, 2017
Mayors join Macmillan Coffee Morning at Nantwich bowling club

Mayors join Macmillan Coffee Morning at Nantwich bowling club

Cheshire East Mayor Arthur Moran joined residents to enjoy a cuppa as part of a fund-raising Macmillan Coffee Morning.

Cllr Moran, who represents Nantwich North and West, was invited along with the event at Park Road Bowling Club in Nantwich.

October 5, 2017