Community Events

Valley Park Festival to take place August 24

Valley Park Festival to take place August 24

The Valley Park Festival fun day is scheduled to take place this weekend, August 24.

The community day will be staged between midday and 4pm at the park off Alton Street in Crewe.

August 19, 2019
Nantwich Food Festival organisers boost security ahead of 2019 event

Nantwich Food Festival organisers boost security ahead of 2019 event

Nantwich Food Festival organisers say they are stepping up safety and security for this year’s event.

Local company Alpha Omega has been brought in to provide 24-hour Festival security, including when the Festival organisers go home each evening.

August 17, 2019
Dementia Action Week to turn Nantwich “blue”

Dementia Action Week to turn Nantwich “blue”

Nantwich could be turned blue next year by supporters of Dementia Action Week.

The week, in May 2020, aims to raise awareness and sets out to have fun helping the town become more dementia friendly.

August 15, 2019
Nantwich Museum to stage 18th century school workshops

Nantwich Museum to stage 18th century school workshops

An eighteenth century school is the theme for workshops for children, which will take place at Nantwich Museum on August 21-22.

August 6, 2019
Teddy bear’s Picnic at Cholmondeley Castle provides boost for Wingate Centre

Teddy bear’s Picnic at Cholmondeley Castle provides boost for Wingate Centre

Everyone had a lovely time at The Teddy Bear’s Picnic – and helped raise vital funds for Wingate Centre near Nantwich.

The sun shone and local families enjoyed a fabulous day out in the grounds of Cholmondeley Castle.

July 25, 2019
Creating Dementia Friendly Nantwich events in August

Creating Dementia Friendly Nantwich events in August

The Creating Dementia Friendly Nantwich group are to stage two events in August in the town.

Firstly, on August 8 there will be a dementia friendly afternoon tea event held at Richmond Village Nantwich.

July 23, 2019
Nantwich Chamber Ensemble to perform Mendelssohn classic

Nantwich Chamber Ensemble to perform Mendelssohn classic

The Nantwich Chamber Ensemble will be performing the latest of the Summer Lunchtime Concerts in Nantwich this week – with a rare production of Mendelssohn.

The audience can watch and listen this Thursday July 25 to an Octet he wrote at a young age for 8 string instruments.

July 22, 2019
Buckley’s Bees to stage beekeeping event at Cheerbrook in Nantwich

Buckley’s Bees to stage beekeeping event at Cheerbrook in Nantwich

Buckley’s Bees is hosting a special beekeeping and honey event on Saturday July 27 at Nantwich-based Cheerbrook Farm Shop.

The two local businesses have organised ‘Bee Local’ to help build awareness of the importance of bees in society and save the dwindling population.

July 22, 2019
Nantwich town square to stage Societies Spectacular

Nantwich town square to stage Societies Spectacular

Club and Society members from across South Cheshire will take part in the annual Societies Spectacular in Nantwich town square this weekend.

The annual event will be held between 9am and 2pm on Saturday (July 20) to show off the range of activities taking place locally.

July 18, 2019
RSPCA Stapeley Grange summer fair proves a hit

RSPCA Stapeley Grange summer fair proves a hit

By Jonathan White
Hundreds of people enjoyed the annual ‘Summer Fair, Dog and Ferret Show’ at RSPCA Stapeley Grange near Nantwich.

The family-friendly, fund-raising event took place during the London Road centre’s 25th anniversary year.

July 11, 2019
Nantwich Pride event to be staged at Railway Hotel

Nantwich Pride event to be staged at Railway Hotel

Hundreds of people are set to take part in the Nantwich Pride event this weekend.

It is being staged at the Railway Hotel in Nantwich on Saturday (July 13), and is the latest of a number of Pride events supported by Cheshire East Council around the borough.

July 9, 2019
RSPCA Stapeley Grange to stage 25th anniversary summer fair

RSPCA Stapeley Grange to stage 25th anniversary summer fair

RSPCA Stapeley Grange wildlife centre and cattery in Nantwich is starting its 25th anniversary celebrations with a summer fair this weekend.

Stapeley Grange, in London Road, opened in 1994 and since then has seen tens of thousands of animals come through its doors.

July 5, 2019
Police Youth Fishing Competition to be held in Nantwich

Police Youth Fishing Competition to be held in Nantwich

Applications are open for the 10th annual Police Youth Fishing Competition in Nantwich.

Officers from Nantwich Beat Management team will stage the event at Bay Moultons Border fisheries, on Waybutt Lane, Crewe, on Wednesday August 28.

July 4, 2019