Archive for June, 2018

Crewe and Nantwich Rambling Club

Clun Walk Sunday July 8th with the Crewe and Nantwich Ramblers. Pick up points are High Street Crewe opposite the free Oak Street Car Park at 0830, Aldi Nantwich Road 0835, Wells Green Bus Stop 0840, Nantwich Bus Station 0845. Contact Richard Farrall – Membership Secretary, Tel 01270 624649. Try one walk free before deciding about joining the group. For[Read More…]

June 30, 2018 0 comments Listings
South Cheshire facing hosepipe ban despite 450m litres lost every day in leaks

South Cheshire facing hosepipe ban despite 450m litres lost every day in leaks

A Willaston resident hit out at United Utilities after the company threatened to impose a hosepipe ban on the North West from Monday.

UU says the recent hot and dry weather mean they are facing massive demand for supplies, pumping in an extra 500 million litres into the system each day.

June 30, 2018 5 comments Environment, Human Interest, News
Railway embankment blaze disrupts train services between Crewe and Chester

Railway embankment blaze disrupts train services between Crewe and Chester

A rapidly spreading blaze on a railway embankment in Crewe has caused delays to local services.

Firefighters have been battling the blaze off Dunwoody Way in Crewe since it started at around 1.20pm today (June 29).

June 29, 2018 0 comments Human Interest, Incident, News
Fire crews rescue bullock stuck in Hankelow ditch near Nantwich

Fire crews rescue bullock stuck in Hankelow ditch near Nantwich

Fire crews across Cheshire mucked in to help rescue a bullock stuck in a ditch near Nantwich.

And the animal was soon on the mooove again after they managed to pull him out with ropes and ramps.

Appeal for volunteers to keep St Luke’s Hospice charity shop in Nantwich open

Appeal for volunteers to keep St Luke’s Hospice charity shop in Nantwich open

A South Cheshire resident is calling on her local community to follow her and spare a few hours a week volunteering at St Luke’s Hospice’s charity shop in Nantwich.

The shop on Pepper Street has enjoyed great success since it opened almost a year ago.

June 29, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News
New South Cheshire Rotary Club launches in Nantwich

New South Cheshire Rotary Club launches in Nantwich

A new informal South Cheshire Rotary Club has been launched in Nantwich for business people.

The inauguration ceremony of the club took place at Richmond Village in Nantwich and will meet there weekly at 7.30am each Wednesday for an hour.

June 29, 2018 0 comments Business, Business
South Cheshire motor apprentices get hands on Bentley’s top hybrid car

South Cheshire motor apprentices get hands on Bentley’s top hybrid car

Students at Cheshire College – South & West will be getting their hands on Bentley’s first ever high voltage vehicle, the Bentayga Hybrid.

The vehicle will be based at the college’s dedicated training facility in Crewe, which supports existing Bentley colleagues and new apprentices.

Nantwich Film Club next showing “Call Me By Your Name”

Nantwich Film Club next showing “Call Me By Your Name”

The next Nantwich Film Club screening will be “Call Me By Your Name” at the Civic Hall on July 9.

The film is based on the highly acclaimed novel by Andre Aciman.

Reaseheath College scoops top honours at Royal Cheshire Show

Reaseheath College scoops top honours at Royal Cheshire Show

Reaseheath College celebrated its greatest victory at the Royal Cheshire Show when its stand was awarded the Overall Championship in the Trade Stand section.

It was the Nantwich college’s second accolade of the day, after also winning the title of Best Speciality Trade Stand in the Cheshire East Rural Life Area.

Another “sink hole”! This time at busy Willaston road junction

Another “sink hole”! This time at busy Willaston road junction

Drivers are being warned to avoid Wybunbury Road in Willaston after a “sink hole” appeared.

The hole is between the junction of Eastern Road and Green Lane, and the route is currently closed, says Cheshire Police.

Nantwich Town FC to stage Emergency Services Day on July 8

Nantwich Town FC to stage Emergency Services Day on July 8

Cheshire will be holding its first Emergency Services Day at The Weaver Stadium in Nantwich next month.

The event, on Sunday July 8, aims to raise funds for the Donna Louise Trust.

Hundreds of families enjoy Bunbury Village Day

Hundreds of families enjoy Bunbury Village Day

Hundreds of villagers turned out to enjoy the annual Bunbury Village day in glorious sunshine.

The event saw the crowning of the new Rose Queen Aimee Doyle, who took over the robes from retiring Queen Gracie McKenzie.

June 27, 2018 0 comments Bunbury, Village News
STREET restaurant in Tarporley to close, owners announce

STREET restaurant in Tarporley to close, owners announce

STREET restaurant in Tarporley is to close, the owners have announced.

But its popular sister venue STREET Nantwich on Welsh Row is unaffected by the decision and remains open.

June 27, 2018 0 comments Business, Business