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Passion for biology takes Prestbury teen to Cambridge

Passion for biology takes Prestbury teen to Cambridge

A budding scientist, 18-year-old Deanna Mills from Prestbury, is one step closer to her dream career having been offered a place to study Natural Sciences (Biological) at Murray Edwards College, Cambridge. Studying Biology and Chemistry at one of the best universities in the world has long been a goal of the ambitious Manchester High School for Girls student. Deanna has an ...

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Local entrepreneur wins national award

Local entrepreneur wins national award

Matthew Sanders, CEO of the Knutsford-based Brookfield Rose group, has been added to the list of Great British Entrepreneur Award winners, joining Dragons Den investor James Caan and The Cambridge Satchel Company Chief Executive Julie Deane. The awards, which were held in association with NatWest, celebrated influential entrepreneurs from around the country, across a variety of categories. “The Great British Entrepreneur ...

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It’s plain sailing for Bella Design and Marketing

It's plain sailing for Bella Design and Marketing

Knutsford-based integrated agency, Bella Design and Marketing, has been instructed to create a contemporary, innovative website for Chester Boat, sole operators of pleasure cruises on the River Dee in Chester. The new website, launching in April, will feature a new look as Chester Boat aims to offer visitors a far more engaging online experience. The new fully responsive website, encompassing the current ...

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Life-long passion becomes new business

Life-long passion becomes new business

“My mission is to make the world more beautiful, one chair at a time, and to become the ‘Jamie Oliver’ of the upholstery and furniture design world” says Christine Hamilton as she celebrates the launch of her new business venture, Hamiltons of Knutsford. After studying at Kendal School of Upholstery, Christine has set up her workshop amongst a lovely little creative ...

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Your chance to win a short break for TWO in the Cotswolds

Your chance to win a short break for TWO in the Cotswolds

Set in 65 acres of idyllic Cotswold countryside, located beside the majestic River Windrush and wild-flower water meadows, the Old Swan & Minster Mill, a de Savary Property, is situated in the picturesque village of Minster Lovell. The hotel is uniquely located on two sites next door to each other. The 18th century mill consists of a sympathetic restoration of original Cotswold ...

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OSMM_Old-Swan-ExteriorYour chance to win a short break for TWO in the Cotswolds

Set in 65 acres of idyllic Cotswold countryside, located beside the majestic River Windrush and wild-flower water meadows, the Old Swan & Minster Mill, a de Savary Property, is situated in the picturesque village of Minster Lovell. The hotel is uniquely located on two sites next door to each other. The 18th century mill consists […]

Deanna Mills - PrestburyPassion for biology takes Prestbury teen to Cambridge

A budding scientist, 18-year-old Deanna Mills from Prestbury, is one step closer to her dream career having been offered a place to study Natural Sciences (Biological) at Murray Edwards College, Cambridge. Studying Biology and Chemistry at one of the best universities in the world has long been a goal of the ambitious Manchester High School […]

Cary-Arms---Exterior-1Your chance to win a Yon-Ka Spa Relaxing Retreat – FOR TWO in Devon

The Cary Arms, a stylish inn located in the picturesque surroundings of Babbacombe in Devon, exudes the charm and characteristics of an English inn, yet the sophistication and luxury of a hotel. Eight rooms provide sea-facing luxury accommodation, with a further four converted fisherman’s cottages available to rent, all with impressive sitting rooms and fully-equipped kitchens. […]

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Christine-HamiltonLife-long passion becomes new business

“My mission is to make the world more beautiful, one chair at a time, and to become the ‘Jamie Oliver’ of the upholstery and furniture design world” says Christine Hamilton as she celebrates the launch of her new business venture, Hamiltons of Knutsford. After studying at Kendal School of Upholstery, Christine has set up her […]

ChesterBoat_LadyDianaIt’s plain sailing for Bella Design and Marketing

Knutsford-based integrated agency, Bella Design and Marketing, has been instructed to create a contemporary, innovative website for Chester Boat, sole operators of pleasure cruises on the River Dee in Chester. The new website, launching in April, will feature a new look as Chester Boat aims to offer visitors a far more engaging online experience. The […]

OSMM_Old-Swan-ExteriorYour chance to win a short break for TWO in the Cotswolds

Set in 65 acres of idyllic Cotswold countryside, located beside the majestic River Windrush and wild-flower water meadows, the Old Swan & Minster Mill, a de Savary Property, is situated in the picturesque village of Minster Lovell. The hotel is uniquely located on two sites next door to each other. The 18th century mill consists […]

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Your style questions answered

Q. Shopping for jeans frustrates me, how do I find the perfect pair? A. There’s something about jean shopping that fills even the most experienced shopper with dread; did you know that women have, on average, 10 pairs in their wardrobes but only ever wear two of them, AND a whopping seven out of 10 […]

Victorinox launches menswear fashion concession in Manchester

Victorinox, the makers of the original Swiss army knife, have launched their first European fashion concession in House of Fraser Manchester, and I’m delighted to report that it’s everything you’d expect from a premium brand best-known for its functional and multi-purpose heritage. Inspired by the iconic Swiss army knife and using fresh and innovative fabrics, […]

Local retailers support ‘Bin Your Bra’ campaign

We all have one….a tangled ball of unused or ill-fitting bras nestling in our top drawer, taking up valuable space! Now there’s no better excuse to clean it out. Local retailers in Hale are getting behind the national ‘Bin Your Bra’ campaign to support Breast Cancer Awareness month in October. Customers can deposit their unwanted or unloved bras in Bra Banks throughout the […]

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