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Nantwich litter pick volunteers target town “grot spots”

Nantwich litter pick volunteers target town “grot spots”

Nantwich community leader Anna Burton joined members of the Nantwich Litter Group this week to blitz an area of the town plagued by litter.

The team of 10 environmentally minded residents collected a dozen bin bags full of cans, bottles, crisp packets, cigarette butts and “disposable” vapes in just a couple of hours.

June 6, 2024
Nantwich residents join forces for new River Weaver steering group

Nantwich residents join forces for new River Weaver steering group

A number of Nantwich residents have united to devise a plan to safeguard the River Weaver in the town.

“The Weaver Steering Group” has been formed at the initiative of town councillor Anna Burton and will report to Nantwich Town Council.

May 17, 2024
WI groups join councillor to highlight River Weaver problems in Nantwich

WI groups join councillor to highlight River Weaver problems in Nantwich

South Cheshire WI groups teamed up with a Nantwich councillor to highlight the pollution problems in the River Weaver in the town.

Members of the Hough & District, Middlewyches, Woodnoth-cum-Shavington and Warmingham WI wanted to highlight the national “Clean Rivers for People and Wildlife” campaign.

April 25, 2024
Nantwich councillor calls on Cheshire East to tackle vaping in young

Nantwich councillor calls on Cheshire East to tackle vaping in young

By Belinda Ryan, local democracy reporter
A Nantwich councillor has asked if Cheshire East Council has plans to introduce a programme to help people quit vaping amid a rising numbers of young people using vapes.

Cllr Anna Burton’s comments came as a recent support showed the percentage of young people in Cheshire East claiming to vape regularly has almost doubled since 2020.

March 27, 2024
Nantwich councillor’s bid for Vapes ban backed by health chief

Nantwich councillor’s bid for Vapes ban backed by health chief

A Nantwich councillor is to table a motion calling for a voluntary ban on single use vapes in the town.

Town and Cheshire East Councillor Anna Burton is behind the motion which she says is supported by public health and environmental experts.

March 14, 2024
Restoration of Guy Harvey Club in Nantwich marks milestone

Restoration of Guy Harvey Club in Nantwich marks milestone

The restoration of the Guy Harvey Youth Centre in Nantwich has reached a major milestone.

The facility, which is used several times a week by local community groups, needed a full refurbishment and refresh.

December 5, 2023
Anger grows in Nantwich over River Weaver poisoning

Anger grows in Nantwich over River Weaver poisoning

Thousands more dead fish have been floating in the River Weaver in Nantwich, prompting fears of yet another massive slurry pollution incident.

Nantwich Town Council and Cheshire East Cllr Anna Burton said she alerted the Environment Agency to the latest incident.

October 19, 2023
Community leaders in Nantwich want new direction for youth club

Community leaders in Nantwich want new direction for youth club

Community volunteers in Nantwich are stepping up to create more opportunities for youngsters in the town.

And they see Guy Harvey Youth Club on Birchin Lane as key to better provision.

June 29, 2023
Nantwich groups honoured in Salt of the Earth awards

Nantwich groups honoured in Salt of the Earth awards

Nantwich organisations and individuals were honoured at the town council Mayor’s Salt of the Earth Awards last night (May 12).

People voted across a range of categories including community volunteer, outstanding organisation, business support in the community, inspiring individual, and young achiever (Under 18).

May 13, 2023