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Have your say on Bentley Motor’s ambitions for its Crewe site

People are being urged to ‘have their say’ on a development framework which outlines how the long-term future of the Bentley factory in Crewe could look. Drawn up by Bentley Motors in consultation with Cheshire East Council, the framework provides a platform to deliver a modern, advanced manufacturing operation in the future which will be more efficient, secure and productive. The ambition ...

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January sales….and the scammers will be out

 Jonathan French is a security analyst with AppRiver. AppRiver offers secure cloud-based cybersecurity solutions for email and Web protection against spam, viruses and malware. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Since 2010, AppRiver’s security research team has noticed a spike in spam and malware traffic, often in the tens of millions, during the Christmas shopping season and into January in the UK. The messages are almost always related to ...

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Trevor is Flying High

A company boss who overcame his fear of flying has now set up his own travel business. The thought of being thousands of feet up in the air was enough to put Trevor Vanzie off venturing outside the UK but he has overcome his fear and has now set up his own travel business. Despite still suffering from the occasional ‘wobble’ the ...

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My dog eats things… should I worry?

Paul Adams (BVetMed GPCert (Ophthal) MRCVS) qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in 2007. He has worked in referral, charitable and private practice before setting up his own family run veterinary practice www.knutsfordvetsurgery.co.uk ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Daisy, our Labrador, has always eaten poo. It is a horrible habit and I am sure many of you will have heard our yells of “Daisy…leave it!” echoing around Tatton ...

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Dressed to Impress for Alder Hey

The great and the glamorous stepped out in style recently and dug deep to help raise more than £13,000 at a fundraising ball hosted by Cheshire’s leading independent estate agent, Holmes Naden, in aid of Alder Hey Children’s Charity*. Staged at the picturesque Hill Top House in Prestbury, the popular event welcomed 150 guests from across Cheshire and Merseyside, all of ...

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networkingLadies…….’Stand up and be heard’

January is a time of new beginnings for the ladies in my networking group and I play my role by ensuring that I hold worthwhile events to help them grow their businesses in the coming year, writes Sue France.  I spent the last couple of months exploring new venues and looking for speakers and, in […]

dsc_4893Dressed to Impress for Alder Hey

The great and the glamorous stepped out in style recently and dug deep to help raise more than £13,000 at a fundraising ball hosted by Cheshire’s leading independent estate agent, Holmes Naden, in aid of Alder Hey Children’s Charity*. Staged at the picturesque Hill Top House in Prestbury, the popular event welcomed 150 guests from […]

rbsMore on Raw

So, January 2017 is finally here and whilst everyone else is reaching for their pen and paper, thinking of their New Year resolutions, I’m going to make it super easy for you, writes Evie Waxman. Chuck away the processed garbage and concentrate on foods that aren’t processed and that can be eaten raw. Why? Because […]

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Hearing Dogs Shoot 80Charity on the search for dog-lovers in East Cheshire

Hearing Dogs for Deaf People is urgently searching for dog-lovers across East Cheshire. The Charity that trains dogs to alert deaf people to sounds they would otherwise miss, is recruiting volunteer ‘Puppy Socialisers’ in the East Cheshire region to care for puppies-in-training in their own homes in 2017 and beyond. Caroline & Terry Roeve, from […]

roidal-ocra-p1b3nc9s7b1j581dnjggnpgnl4aJanuary blues…. reds, yellows and greens

The Urban Dictionary defines ‘January blues’ as “the funk that you enter when the holiday season is over”, writes Johanna Bolhoven. It apparently starts on January 2nd and lasts at least until February 1st and I agree, it’s an unpleasant time of year; the holiday season is over, Spring (and those all important Summer holidays) […]

paul-adamsMy dog eats things… should I worry?

Paul Adams (BVetMed GPCert (Ophthal) MRCVS) qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in 2007. He has worked in referral, charitable and private practice before setting up his own family run veterinary practice www.knutsfordvetsurgery.co.uk ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Daisy, our Labrador, has always eaten poo. It is a horrible habit and I am sure many of you will have heard our […]

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marie_jo-lingerie-strapless_bra-avero-0100413-skin-3_20237It’s a hold up!

Q. I haven’t picked my Christmas party outfit yet, so I was thinking of investing in a good strapless bra so that I’m prepared for anything. Do you have any recommendations? A. We asked Johanna Bolhoven, owner of See-Saw Lingerie in Hale, for her advice… “Finding a good strapless bra can be tough and they’re often seen […]

_maryan-mehlhorn-wAssets_haendlerbereich_bildmaterial_kollektionen_sommer_2016_06_masterpiece_MM_405_4307_465Find the perfect swimsuit for you

Q. We’re going on holiday in a couple of weeks and I need to buy a new swimsuit but I’m worried it won’t be flattering around my stomach. I think I have an apple or pear body shape, what styles should I look for?  A. If you’re a pear consider styles that diminish the size […]

Next maxi (1)Wedding guest: shine without outshining the bride!

Q. Can I wear silver to a wedding? A. The bride and groom should be the focus of attention on their big day. That’s not to say you shouldn’t dress up for the occasion but perhaps avoid turning up in anything loud and garish, especially if it risks a reflection worthy of ‘tanning foils’ in […]