Clubs & Societies

Nantwich Show and Cheese Awards part company for 2021 event

Nantwich Show and Cheese Awards part company for 2021 event

The Nantwich Show will be a one-day Saturday event in 2021, but will not longer include the Cheese and Dairy Awards, it emerged today.

The show, cancelled this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, will take place on Saturday July 24 next year – the first time for 120 years it has been held on a weekend.

June 26, 2020
Photo competition launched by Crewe & Nantwich Weaver Rotary

Photo competition launched by Crewe & Nantwich Weaver Rotary

Crewe & Nantwich Weaver Rotary Club has launched a photographic competition to raise money for local charities impacted by Covid 19.

June 2, 2020
Nantwich Mayor urges residents to mark VE Day celebrations from own homes

Nantwich Mayor urges residents to mark VE Day celebrations from own homes

Nantwich Mayor Cllr Arthur Moran is urging the town’s residents to celebrate VE Day – from the safety of their own homes.

Friday May 8 marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day – the end of the Second World War in 1945.

April 30, 2020
Nantwich Players Studio scoops SEVEN awards at recent festivals

Nantwich Players Studio scoops SEVEN awards at recent festivals

Nantwich Players Studio has scooped a top honour at the latest festival to be held before the Coronavirus shutdown.

The Studio team entered “Girl in the Machine” by award-winning writer Stef Smith.

March 28, 2020
Celebrity chefs line up for Nantwich Food Festival

Celebrity chefs line up for Nantwich Food Festival

Organisers have lined up celebrity chefs for this year’s Nantwich Food Festival, which they will be unaffected by current Coronavirus crisis.

The festival is scheduled for September 4-6, and attracts tens of thousands of people into the town each year.

March 22, 2020
Rotary club competition for best purple crocus

Rotary club competition for best purple crocus

The Rotary Club of Crewe and Nantwich Weaver have launched a competition to award the town’s best purple crocus grower!

The club distributed purple crocus corms across the borough to highlight “Purple for Polio” initiative raising awareness of how polio disease has almost been eradicated.

March 16, 2020
Wildlife photographer Paul Hobson to attend Nantwich event

Wildlife photographer Paul Hobson to attend Nantwich event

Acclaimed wildlife photographer Paul Hobson will be delivering the Nantwich Camera Club annual ‘special’ lecture on March 24.

Entitled: ‘The Best of the Last, Warts and All’, Paul will review his photographic exploits during the last year.

March 15, 2020
Dementia Friendly Nantwich seeks more volunteers for Action Week

Dementia Friendly Nantwich seeks more volunteers for Action Week

Organisers of a scheme to turn Nantwich blue for Dementia Action Week are seeking more volunteers to help.

The Creating Dementia Friendly Nantwich group are hoping to run the initiative during the Action Week on May 7-11.

March 14, 2020
Nantwich Film Club to stage Honeyland at Civic Hall

Nantwich Film Club to stage Honeyland at Civic Hall

Nantwich Film Club is to stage the Oscar-nominated documentary Honeyland on Monday (March 9)

March 8, 2020
Universal Model Show entertains at Malbank in Nantwich

Universal Model Show entertains at Malbank in Nantwich

By Jonathan White
Hundreds of visitors enjoyed the annual ‘Universal Model Show’ took place at Malbank School & Sixth Form College in Nantwich.

The show was organised by the South Cheshire Military Modelling Club.

March 2, 2020
Motherwell Charity celebrates Crewe Womens Day

Motherwell Charity celebrates Crewe Womens Day

Motherwell Cheshire are to host Crewe Womens on February 29 with the theme of “be free”.

It is the fifth year of Womens Day celebrations and is the biggest celebration yet, with a fun filled day for all the family.

February 27, 2020
Studio hosts “Cheshire Cat Disco – The Early Years” event in Nantwich

Studio hosts “Cheshire Cat Disco – The Early Years” event in Nantwich

By Jonathan White
Disco lovers stepped back in time to enjoy “The Cheshire Cat Discotheque – The Early Years” in the Retro room at Studio Nantwich.

The event gave the audience the chance to relive times from the 1970s and 1980s with two of the original The Cheshire Cat DJs from the early years.

February 23, 2020
Nantwich Film Club to screen FREE “Sorry We Missed You” movie

Nantwich Film Club to screen FREE “Sorry We Missed You” movie

Nantwich Film Club are to stage a FREE viewing on Monday February 24 of the movie “Sorry We Missed You”.

The club says the free screening at Nantwich Civic Hall is “in an effort to increase awareness of people who might be struggling working in the gig economy”.

February 19, 2020