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The Joshua Tree ‘breaks ground’ on its new support centre

Construction has begun on The Joshua Tree’s new purpose-built support centre in Sandiway following 13 years of fundraising. Due for completion during early 2020, the centre will provide an appropriate and much-needed environment for families, accommodating children of all ages from toddlers through to teenagers. It will feature a multi-functional activity room, counselling suites, soft play and sensory equipment, a games room, ...

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Knutsford Town Mayor, councillor Peter Coan with Egerton Primary School choir. Pic courtesy of Tatton Photography.

'Love Your Local Market' in Knutsford

Local Market fortnight has been launched with a rousing performance from Egerton Primary School Choir at Knutsford’s indoor market hall. Visitors were treated to a beautiful performance from the choir after a short speech from Knutsford Town Mayor, councillor Peter Coan. ‘Love your Local Market’ fortnight extends until May 31st and Knutsford Market Hall traders celebrated by holding a ‘sample day’ on ...

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Damaged homes in Odisha State

Cheshire Freemasons give £16,000 to Indian cyclone victims

Thousands of people across the Indian state of Odisha, whose lives have been devastated by Cyclone Fani, will be given emergency supplies of food and materials to rebuild their homes, thanks to a grant from the Masonic Charitable Foundation, the freemasons’ charity. A grant of £15,000 is being donated to Plan International UK which is working to help the vulnerable survivors ...

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Year-9 pupils with extra-terrestrial rocks.

Withington reaches for the stars with Silver Space Education Award

Withington Girls’ School has joined a select group of 45 schools in the UK to receive a Silver Space Education Quality Mark (SEQM) Award and is one of only six schools in the north west to have earned the accolade. As part of a national scheme run by ESERO-UK, Withington achieved the SEQM silver award after successfully demonstrating the inclusion of ...

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Statiflo is making strides down under

Macclesfield-based engineering company, Statiflo, is expanding across Australia and New Zealand after recruiting business partners to spearhead growth in new markets. The company has added Australian business Piping and Automation Systems and New Zealand-based Asmuss Plastic Systems to its growing network. Statiflo, and subsidiaries in the US and Germany, is a world leader in the design and distribution of static mixers and other process ...

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Peter Aitchison, Beaded ManThe Art of Photography

From the gnarled, sun-leathered face of an Indian drifter caught on the platform of Delhi Station, to the crumbling majesty of a former cotton mill in Salford, this exhibition features some of the most poignant photography of the 21st century, writes Malcolm Storer. Peter Aitchison’s work depicts a chance encounter with a person or a […]

Cheshire Freemasons; Harold Knapton, Simon Palfreyman, Noel Martin and John Morgan with NMC CEO Matthew LanghamCheshire Freemasons give £25,000 to Neuro Muscular Centre

At the recent Gala Dinner and fund raising event a cheque for £25,000 was presented to the Neuro Muscular Centre on behalf of the Cheshire Freemasons’ Charity. Based in Winsford, the centre supports those in need from across the whole of Cheshire, the Wirral and beyond. The donation will enable the centre to purchase specialised […]

Make Events MD Holly More (centre) and team on the move into WilmslowMake Events moves to Wilmslow

Corporate event agency, Make Events, is moving from its current base at Stanley Green Business Park to a new location in Wilmslow. With a client list that includes Tomas Cook, PUMA and Auto Trader, Make Events will be more than doubling its workspace when it moves into the last remaining wing at Orbit Development’s Bollin House […]

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Year-9 pupils with extra-terrestrial rocks.Withington reaches for the stars with Silver Space Education Award

Withington Girls’ School has joined a select group of 45 schools in the UK to receive a Silver Space Education Quality Mark (SEQM) Award and is one of only six schools in the north west to have earned the accolade. As part of a national scheme run by ESERO-UK, Withington achieved the SEQM silver award […]

Damaged homes in Odisha StateCheshire Freemasons give £16,000 to Indian cyclone victims

Thousands of people across the Indian state of Odisha, whose lives have been devastated by Cyclone Fani, will be given emergency supplies of food and materials to rebuild their homes, thanks to a grant from the Masonic Charitable Foundation, the freemasons’ charity. A grant of £15,000 is being donated to Plan International UK which is […]

TJT and JT BGC (002)The Joshua Tree ‘breaks ground’ on its new support centre

Construction has begun on The Joshua Tree’s new purpose-built support centre in Sandiway following 13 years of fundraising. Due for completion during early 2020, the centre will provide an appropriate and much-needed environment for families, accommodating children of all ages from toddlers through to teenagers. It will feature a multi-functional activity room, counselling suites, soft […]

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Personal Touch Winner - See SawBra-vo!

Local lingerie, swimwear and nightwear boutique, See-Saw Lingerie, has been announced as the WINNER of the Stars: Best Shop Awards, commonly known as The Oscars of the Lingerie Industry! See-Saw Lingerie beat 19 other independent lingerie shops to win the much coveted and fiercely contested ‘Personal Touch Shop’ Award, at a glittering Award ceremony held at […]

Royce Yu (Centre 209) Abbey College Manchester Student and Go Karting Champion (002)Student Races to Success

Talented Abbey College Manchester karting champion, Chen Yiu Royce Yu (16), is celebrating a year of exceptional motoring successes. The A-level student who studies business, chemistry and economics at the city centre-based college, began racing at the age of 13 and currently competes in the X30 Senior Class of the IAME (Italian American Motor Engineering) South East Asian […]

Cheshire squad at DrapersBest of the best

Some of our wonderful Cheshire boutiques celebrated their ‘best of the best’ nomination at the Drapers Independents Awards 2018 at the Brewery in London on Wednesday 12 September, including Black White Denim in Wilmslow, Cocaranti in Knutsford, Pixie Childrenswear and See-Saw Lingerie in Hale, and The Edit in Knutsford. The awards celebrate innovation and talent […]

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