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Kitchen design trends and styles popular this year

Kitchen design trends and styles popular this year

In the aftermath of the pandemic, a growing number of people were willing and ready to experiment more with their interior design and let their creativity take centre stage.

This willingness to experiment has remained unchanged over the years, and although the trends have generally steered toward minimalism, with beige and light grey being the preferred chromatic choices, most people have added personal accents in order to prevent their homes from feeling too sterile.

July 7, 2024
Blending design and technology: Next-Gen tools for creatives

Blending design and technology: Next-Gen tools for creatives

The intersection of design and technology is revolutionising the way we perceive and interact with the world around us.

Your creative process, once bound by the limitations of traditional tools, is now liberated through innovative technological advancements.

January 27, 2024
FEATURE: The evolution of BB guns: From classic designs to modern innovations

FEATURE: The evolution of BB guns: From classic designs to modern innovations

BB guns have been a popular pastime for generations, providing countless hours of entertainment and even serving as an introduction to the world of firearms.

Over the years, BB guns have undergone numerous transformations, with manufacturers constantly pushing the envelope in terms of design and technology.

July 6, 2023
FEATURE: Home Design 101: An Introduction to Landscaping

FEATURE: Home Design 101: An Introduction to Landscaping

When purchasing a property, a lot of people tend to focus on the interior of the home, and they spend the majority of their time ensuring that the inside of the property is renovated and decorated to their satisfaction.

The exterior or garden is often overlooked. However, the exterior does matter; it affects the overall aesthetics of the property as well as directly impacting your enjoyment of the space.

February 13, 2023
FEATURE: Living room lighting ideas that add touch of elegance to your space

FEATURE: Living room lighting ideas that add touch of elegance to your space

Lighting is one of the most important elements for creating a cosy living room atmosphere.

A well-designed and elegant lighting scheme can completely transform the interior design, whether you want to create a traditional, contemporary, or eclectic feel.

February 12, 2023
CEC to have greater say on HS2 construction and design

CEC to have greater say on HS2 construction and design

By Belinda Ryan, local democracy reporter
Cheshire East will have a greater say in decisions on HS2 construction and design after voting to become a ‘qualifying authority’.

The council is already a qualifying authority for phase 2a – the route between Birmingham and Crewe.

December 16, 2022
Nantwich pupils suggest designs for town’s new primary school

Nantwich pupils suggest designs for town’s new primary school

Nantwich pupils have been putting their creative brains to the test to come up with designs for a new primary school in the town.

Youngsters across the local cluster of schools came together to give their views, share ideas and create designs for a new 210-pupil primary school on the Kingsbourne development.

May 31, 2022
FEATURE: The benefits of sofa beds

FEATURE: The benefits of sofa beds

Whether you’re looking to get a two-seater or three-seater sofa bed, you will get to enjoy the many benefits of a functional sofa bed, including the ability to change the layout of your living space as quickly and as often as you like.

September 23, 2021
Nantwich teenager launches Barony skate park campaign group

Nantwich teenager launches Barony skate park campaign group

A Nantwich teenager aiming to secure a new skate park on Barony Park has launched a campaign group to support a possible application for funding.

Alexander Donlon has been working with other skate park users to ensure the planned new skate park is fit for purpose.

March 16, 2021
Council to play bigger role in HS2 design through Cheshire

Council to play bigger role in HS2 design through Cheshire

By Stephen Topping, local democracy reporter
Cheshire East Council is set to play a key role in making decisions on HS2’s construction and design.

The council agreed on Thursday (July 18) to become a ‘qualifying authority’ for Phase 2a – the route between Crewe and Birmingham – in parts of the high-speed rail route that sit in the borough.

July 19, 2019
Weaver Primary youngsters fly the flag for Nantwich allotments

Weaver Primary youngsters fly the flag for Nantwich allotments

A Nantwich youngster and his friends are flying their flag high this week – after winning an allotment flag design competition!

Young designer Jack Best, 10, a pupil at Weaver Primary, and his classmates entered the contest to design a logo for the Brookfield Allotments Association last winter.

July 5, 2018
Nantwich firm JG Creative unveils new ‘for hire’ facility

Nantwich firm JG Creative unveils new ‘for hire’ facility

Staff at Nantwich firm JG Creative have thrown the doors open to their new meeting room.

The company, based at Regent House on Beam Heath Way, wanted to encourage other local businesses to view the new facilities available to hire.

June 6, 2018
Two friends launch new creative design agency Off Grid in Shavington

Two friends launch new creative design agency Off Grid in Shavington

A new independent Creative Design Agency, called Off Grid, has launched in South Cheshire.

Two friends Sally Evans and Kim Farrall have teamed up to run the new enterprise, based in Shavington.

June 22, 2017