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Be Different to be Noticed

My husband and I were reminiscing, recently, about a trip we took to Hong Kong, writes Sue France. Peter had clear memories of flying first class: what he ate, where we sat and even the contents of the ‘goody bag’. I couldn’t visualise the journey at all. However, I could clearly recall a conversation with the people sitting at the ...

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Your Chance to Win Perrier Jouet Champagne Afternoon Tea for Four People At The Courthouse, Knutsford

Two of Cheshire’s top monthly, A4 glossy, lifestyle magazines, INCheshire magazine and Prestbury Living magazine have teamed up with Flatcap Hotels to offer one lucky reader the chance to win afternoon tea for four at The Courthouse in Knutsford. The Prize Comprises: - A glass of Perrier Jouet Grand Brut alongside loose-leaf tea or Jaunty Goat Arabica coffee, a selection of finger ...

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Stay!.....cation - luxury holidays for little dogs

If you share your life with a pet, then you know you can’t just get up and go for a holiday. You need to plan their holiday arrangements too. And not just any old arrangement, but one that guarantees to keep them safe, secure, happy and comfortable. Johanna Bolhoven drove in to the beautiful Shropshire countryside to visit a a company ...

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Beauty Matters: Quick fixes for parched summer skin

We all love a good holiday - a chance to relax, unwind and take in a welcome change of scenery. But a hard-earned break from work and the daily stresses of life can put a massive strain on skin, which is highly sensitive to temperature hikes; lack of hydration (thanks, long flights!) and a new routine, especially if you jetted ...

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England – A foodie heaven?

Born in Manchester, David Mooney spent his early years travelling in France indulging his love of food, wine and life in general. It’s still his favourite travel destination. David is one of Cheshire’s top celebrity chefs. Having worked with the likes of Raymond Blanc and Marco Pierre White in the past, he currently focuses on his three gorgeous pubs. www.carrwoodltd.com --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- As ...

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Lynette PageBeauty Matters: Quick fixes for parched summer skin

We all love a good holiday – a chance to relax, unwind and take in a welcome change of scenery. But a hard-earned break from work and the daily stresses of life can put a massive strain on skin, which is highly sensitive to temperature hikes; lack of hydration (thanks, long flights!) and a new […]

Dog-Hotel-22Stay!…..cation – luxury holidays for little dogs

If you share your life with a pet, then you know you can’t just get up and go for a holiday. You need to plan their holiday arrangements too. And not just any old arrangement, but one that guarantees to keep them safe, secure, happy and comfortable. Johanna Bolhoven drove in to the beautiful Shropshire […]

Paul Adams with a patientGreat Creatures, Large or Small

There is no better way to start the day than to be surrounded by half a dozen wriggling spaniel puppies, writes Johanna Bolhoven. This was my (very warm) welcome when I went to meet Paul Adams, clinical director at Knutsford Veterinary Surgery, a family-run, independent practice based on the outskirts of Knutsford. As you can […]

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marksandspencer_982011778025245Get your coat

So after almost 2-months of washouts, disappointing temperatures and blustery winds, we starting to feel a little cheated out of our [much longed for] summer. So what better way to cheer ourselves up than with the annual investment in an unseasonably warm, extravagant winter coat? The coat buy is the highlight of the season and in fashion circles […]

Rydal-12-sept---0074-(002)The ‘Boarding’ Option

Personal circumstances; personal preferences or the specific educational needs of a child, may lead some families to conclude that a boarding school education will best match their child’s needs. However, Cheshire families have no alternative other than to look outside the county in their search for a suitable senior boarding school, writes Matthew Robinson. The […]

IMG_4013Your Chance to Win A Free Facial AND £250.00 in Beauty Products

Two of Cheshire’s top monthly, A4 glossy, lifestyle magazines, Prestbury Living magazine and INCheshire magazine have teamed up with Tytherington-based Fab Lounge to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a Hydraderm Cellular Energy Facial and a selection of retail products with a RRP of £250.00. Fab Lounge, considered to be one of Cheshire’s […]

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CC BroachHow to buy vintage

Q. Do you have any tips on how to shop for the best vintage jewellery? A. We asked vintage jewellery expert, Jennifer Gibson. “I’m often asked for tips on how to buy vintage successfully,” says Jennifer. “My advice is simple and mirrors my own buying techniques with 3 simple steps. Firstly, it has to be love […]

ManchesterAirportRunwayFashionShowRunway on the Runway jets off for a third year!

Runway on the Runway, a glittering charity fashion show showcasing top prom-wear in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust, returns for a third time this year. In 2015 the second Runway on the Runway fashion show raised more than £40,000 for young people living with cancer here in the North West, with organisers hoping to […]

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 […]