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Husband and wife team smell success

A husband and wife team from Cheadle, Claire and Graeme Winchester, have launched www.wiff.co.uk an online business selling luxury candles and diffusers. Graeme told us: "We were getting a little tired of seeing the same old candles and diffusers delivering the same old scents. Where was the imagination, the excitement and the creativity? In short, we thought the industry was starting ...

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Cheshire's University of Golf

High Leigh Park Golf Club is the perfect example of what a 21st century golf club should be -- relaxed, friendly and all inclusive.   Situated on the cusp of Knutsford it's a club dedicated to the art of golf, with innovative high class teaching facilities packed with state-of-the art equipment; a place where an eleven-year-old can rub shoulders with a Ryder ...

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Come Fishing - to County Sligo

Teresa Krebs and her husband, Pierre, took over Cawley’s Guest House based in Tubbercurry, Co Sligo, after over twenty-five years’ experience working with the Hyatt group internationally. Established in 1964 by Teresa’s parents Joe and Jean Cawley, the guesthouse has been passed down to the next generation to place their mark on Irish hospitality. Renowned for its warm, friendly welcome Cawley’s ...

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Business leaders host Chinese investor visit

A high-powered delegation of senior Chinese business representatives and embassy officials seeking out new investment opportunities were welcomed to Cheshire this week. Hosted by the Cheshire Business Leaders (CBL) group, the nine-strong delegation included commercial representatives from the People’s Republic of China’s London embassy together with a Chinese nuclear specialist and senior representatives of China Development Bank and China Travel Service. The ...

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Manchester City Women scarf the city ahead of their unmissable Champions’ League semi-final

Today, central Manchester woke to find more than 300 Manchester City Women scarves draped, hung and hidden throughout the city, as the date of  their highly anticipated UEFA Women’s Champions League clash against Olympique Lyonnais this coming Saturday draws near. An array of Manchester City Women v Lyon scarves bearing both Club’s colours and crest have been placed in busy locations, ...

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Sarah Whittaker (Imaging unit manager), Denis Law, Sir Alex Ferguson and Simon Shepherd (executive director)Football legends support cardiac facility

Football legends Denis Law CBE and Sir Alex Ferguson have paid tribute to the medical care they have received at BMI The Alexandra Hospital, by cutting the ribbon to officially open the hospital’s new hybrid theatre. The new unit  provides people with suspected heart, circulation or neurological conditions with a more precise diagnosis, quicker recovery […]

Common carder bee photographed by David Podmore in Amersham, Buckinghamshire and submitted to the Great British Bee Count 2015.
For use only with reference to the Great British Bee Count and David Podmore must be credited.Make Britain Bee-rilliant for Bees

Nature-lovers are being urged by environmentalists, bee scientists and wildlife gardening experts to help the nation’s under-threat bees by creating pollinator-friendly gardens, schools and neighbourhoods, ahead of this year’s Great British Bee Count (May 19 – June 30, 2017). Now in its fourth year, the Great British Bee Count inspires members of the public to […]

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 […]

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Tanya HemphillThe Growth of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

In this month’s new column, Tanya Hemphill from Ti22 Digital (www.Ti22Digital.co.uk), a strategic digital marketing consulting and training company, reports on the latest developments in technology and the implications they have for business. The North’s Digital Economy Three interesting reports have been recently published about the digital economy and its impact on our economy. A […]

Lee Cullen and Jonathan EdwardsCheshire PR agency picks up legal brief after eight-way pitch

Award-winning agency, No Brainer, has been appointed by leading Chester legal practice Aaron & Partners LLP to support its public relations and brand building operation. The Warrington-based PR, social media and content marketing agency takes on the account on a retained basis after winning a competitive eight-way pitch. It will now support Aaron & Partners […]

WIFF022 (002)Husband and wife team smell success

A husband and wife team from Cheadle, Claire and Graeme Winchester, have launched www.wiff.co.uk an online business selling luxury candles and diffusers. Graeme told us: “We were getting a little tired of seeing the same old candles and diffusers delivering the same old scents. Where was the imagination, the excitement and the creativity? In short, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]