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WIN a TWO nights’ stay for TWO adults + TWO children at one of the UK Adagio Aparthotels with breakfasts included

Adagio Aparthotels is giving one lucky winner the chance to win a New Year’s getaway with the family to one of their amazing UK properties including London, Birmingham, Leicester, Edinburgh and Liverpool. Adagio, the European leader in aparthotels is the perfect option for families - the stylish and spacious apartments offering amazing value and flexibility. Parents and their little ones can enjoy ...

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Gaynor's Social Scene

My Chat With A World Champion John H. Stracey, born on September 22, 1950, is a former professional boxer who competed from 1969 to 1978; a former welterweight world champion, beating Jose Napoles in Mexico City, he held the WBC and lineal welterweight titles between 1975 and 1976. John, who is a close family friend, was a delight to chat to; a true gentleman who I have been ...

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Gaynor's Social Scene - Celebration of Legends

Happy New Year! – Hope everyone had a great Christmas and celebrated the New Year in style – let us hope 2021 will be a better year. I wanted to start off this year with a celebration of the lives of three legends; all family friends, stars who I grew up with and who have been very sad losses for our ...

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Penelope Cheshire

People in Business INCheshire

Finance Director Returns Elgan Jones’ latest appointment is a homecoming in more ways than one. He has re-joined Redrow, and he is back in his native north west. Taking charge of financial management for two of Redrow’s largest housing divisions – Redrow (NW) in Daresbury, Cheshire, and Redrow (Lancashire) at Buckshaw Village, near Chorley – Elgan said: “It’s good to be back.” Originally from ...

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Anatomy of a Masterpiece - ‘Infinity Mirrored Rooms’ by Yayoi Kusama

In the sixth and final article of the series, our art critic, Malcolm Storer, examines and dissects some of the supreme masterpieces of Western Art, scrutinising the artists who made them, and why, when and where they were created.     ‘Infinity Mirrored Rooms’ by Yayoi Kusama I want to end this series by looking at the life and work of a true ...

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Kay and Willie enjoy their 'quiet life' in CheshireThe Quiet Life – Willie Morgan on his life in Cheshire

Born in Glasgow on October 2nd 1944, William ‘Willie’ Morgan is one of the illustrious group of players who played in the famous No. 7 shirt for Manchester United F.C.; was included in the official line up of United’s “Magnificent 7’s” along with fellow greats George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona and David Beckham; and […]

Mrs Janet Dallimore‘A Message From the Head’ – Independent Education

What is striking about this country’s independent education sector is the number of, and diversity of, the schools available to choose from, writes Matthew Robinson. Whilst this is a positive, and whilst it provides optimal choice, it can sometimes feel overwhelming for parents as they start the process of choosing the school which will be […]

Pete Lloyd and wife Emma with son Andrew (4) and daughter Robyn (2).Handforth dad is flying high again!

Pete Lloyd used to earn his living moving planes around – now he is keeping parcels on the go writes Andy Buckley (@BuckoMedia). Pete lost his job as operations controller at Thomas Cook in September, when the airline collapsed. The father-of-two soon found work with a courier business until that, too, went out of business […]

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Amanda presents the cheque to Wood Street MissionCare Company on a mission to mark important anniversary

Award-winning Cheshire homecare and supported living care provider, Compassionate Care Group, recently celebrated its 10th anniversary with a staff raffle and by supporting a local charity. The kind-hearted company, based in Ashley, held a staff raffle throughout October and November, with a fantastic first prize of £1,000. All money raised was matched by the company […]

744c42e2-cd11-4353-8f92-092ab0b49b4fGaynor’s Social Scene – Celebration of Legends

Happy New Year! – Hope everyone had a great Christmas and celebrated the New Year in style – let us hope 2021 will be a better year. I wanted to start off this year with a celebration of the lives of three legends; all family friends, stars who I grew up with and who have […]

Adagio Aparthotel EdinburghWIN a TWO nights’ stay for TWO adults + TWO children at one of the UK Adagio Aparthotels with breakfasts included

Adagio Aparthotels is giving one lucky winner the chance to win a New Year’s getaway with the family to one of their amazing UK properties including London, Birmingham, Leicester, Edinburgh and Liverpool. Adagio, the European leader in aparthotels is the perfect option for families – the stylish and spacious apartments offering amazing value and flexibility. […]

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MSCC 1WIN a Pair of Gift Vouchers for the Manchester Ship Canal Cruise!

We’re giving one lucky winner a pair of gift vouchers for the Manchester Ship Canal Cruise provided by Mersey Ferries. If you’re looking for a truly memorable gift this Christmas, then look no further than a gift voucher for a Manchester Ship Canal Cruise – taking you on a fascinating journey along one of the […]

Leonardo’s anatomical drawingThe Genius of Leonardo

  In addition to his interest in art, Malcolm Storer is a published author and accomplished ghost writer. ================================================================================= On May 02, 1519 the great artist and polymath Leonardo da Vinci passed away in Amboise, central France. To commemorate this seismic event, the Louvre Museum in Paris has opened its doors to what has to […]

Amanda McAlisterHead of leading family law firm welcomes new stalking protection orders

One of Cheshire’s most respected family law solicitors today welcomed the new Stalking Protection Orders, as they will help many people currently going through the divorce or dissolution process. Amanda McAlister, head of McAlister Family Law, said that stalking by one party of another was a not-infrequent occurrence in the separation process, and early intervention […]

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