Arts & Entertainment

New St Luke’s Hospice Nantwich shop to stage kids parties

New St Luke’s Hospice Nantwich shop to stage kids parties

The new St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice shop in Nantwich is to offer the venue for children’s parties. Swirly Whirlys creperie, ice cream parlour and sweet shop, opened its doors on Pillory Street in November.

March 7, 2013
St Anne’s Primary in Nantwich to stage fund-raising Fashion Show

St Anne’s Primary in Nantwich to stage fund-raising Fashion Show

Models will be strutting their stuff on the catwalk at a Nantwich primary school later this month. A fund-raising fashion show will take place at St Anne’s Primary School, on Wellington Road, on Tuesday March 19.

March 7, 2013
Heidi Browne lines up double act for Nantwich Jazz Festival

Heidi Browne lines up double act for Nantwich Jazz Festival

Singer-songwriter Heidi Browne will be doubling up at this year’s Nantwich Jazz, Blues and Music Festival. Talented Heidi is one of a number of upcoming local acts to be playing the Easter weekend event, but on this occasion will be performing twice.

March 6, 2013
Nantwich Choral Society tunes up for Chester Cathedral concert

Nantwich Choral Society tunes up for Chester Cathedral concert

Some of the finest voices from across Cheshire will be in harmony for a major concert led by Nantwich Choral Society. St Matthew Passion, one of the most ambitious concerts to be staged by the society in its 40-year history, will be performed at Chester Cathedral on March 23.

March 1, 2013
Nantwich Library to stage “Glutch & Slugs” kids’ group

Nantwich Library to stage “Glutch & Slugs” kids’ group

Nantwich Library will be holding a special pre-school event named “Glutch & Slugs”. The local children’s activity group run by Beccy Freedman will take place on Tuesday March 5 at 10.30am.

February 28, 2013
Nantwich girl to perform with controversial band The Courtesans

Nantwich girl to perform with controversial band The Courtesans

A controversial all-girl rock band with a drummer from Nantwich are to play live this weekend in Crewe. The four-piece group The Courtesans have divided opinion with their provocative live performances and publicity material.

February 26, 2013
“Very Best in Stand Up” lines up top comedians for Nantwich show

“Very Best in Stand Up” lines up top comedians for Nantwich show

‘The Very Best in Stand Up’ returns to Nantwich Civic Hall with another top bill of acts featuring international talent on March 1. And one of the circuit’s best MCs Dan Nightingale is hosting the event.

February 21, 2013
Nantwich Museum to stage half term workshops for children

Nantwich Museum to stage half term workshops for children

Nantwich Museum is staging school half term workshops to help keep the children entertained this week. The workshops are taking place at the Pillory Street venue this Wednesday February 20 and February 21.

February 19, 2013
Nantwich Jazz and Blues Festival to stage free Easter Monday

Nantwich Jazz and Blues Festival to stage free Easter Monday

Organisers of the Nantwich Jazz, Blues and Music Festival plan to make it more family friendly with free Easter Monday entertainment. Britain’s Got Talent semi-finalists The Jive Aces will headline an afternoon of live music and activities on Family Fun and Music Day, April 1.

February 16, 2013
Ex BBC psychic to stage Nantwich Civic Hall show

Ex BBC psychic to stage Nantwich Civic Hall show

The BBC’s former psychic medium is staging a live show in Nantwich later this month. Mike King has travelled around the world in his work as a psychic and is now staging a series of shows in Cheshire.

February 12, 2013
Tickets now on sale for Shavington Village annual pantomime

Tickets now on sale for Shavington Village annual pantomime

Shavington Village Festival Committee are staging their annual pantomime at the village high school later this month. This year’s production is Sleeping Beauty, and will be performed at Shavington High School between February 19 and 23.

February 6, 2013
MAD Academy workshops staged at Regents Park, Nantwich

MAD Academy workshops staged at Regents Park, Nantwich

Lively youngsters can enjoy a new music and dance club in Nantwich. The MAD Academy is staging fun sessions at the Funky Monkey Cafe on Regents Park, off London Road, on Friday mornings.

February 4, 2013
Nantwich Library plans new chess club and “old photos” event

Nantwich Library plans new chess club and “old photos” event

Nantwich Library is launching two new projects next month. The venue plans to run a “Looking after Your Old Photographs” event, and start a new chess club for youngsters.

January 29, 2013