Charities

Raising a glass to Knutsford May Day

Knutsford Beer Festival has chosen the town’s Royal May Day Festival as one of its community projects for the year. “Knutsford Royal May Day is a fantastic local cause,” said the Beer Festival’s marketing manager, Rachel Bishop. “We know smaller local charities struggle for funding compared with larger charities and we wanted to ensure we […]

King’s moves to checkmate opposition

The King’s School chess team will be moving to checkmate the opposition in the national finals of the Schools’ Team Chess Challenge. The Macclesfield school lived up to its name by winning the hugely competitive northern section and will now be one of 16 elite school teams sweating it out at the Imperial College London […]

Winner! Jenny from High Legh wins our latest competition

Recently, I had the pleasure of informing another lucky reader of their success in being selected as a winner of one of our latest reader competitions. Jennifer Ruddock, who lives on Egerton in High Legh, near Knutsford in Cheshire, will soon be enjoying a two-night stay for two at Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel in Chester. […]

Random Acts of Kindness in Chester

Lucky city centre visitors were surprised with free coffee, lunch and complimentary gifts, as CH1ChesterBID’s Welcome Ambassadors helped the city celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day. Dressed in their three-piece suits and ‘Kindness Crew’ caps, Luka Jake-Morrell and Monica Roman spent the day spreading thoughtful acts of kindness to people on Chester’s high street. A […]

Businesses to ‘Batter it Out’ in Mayor’s Fun Pancake Race

Knutsford’s businesses; pubs, restaurants and community groups are being urged to support the town’s Mayor, Cllr Peter Coan, by joining him for his Fun Pancake Race on Tuesday 5th March.  The race will take place outside the Council Offices on Toft Road between 12.00 noon – 1.00pm. Teams of four can enter and pre-register, by downloading […]

Bridge Community Farms acquires The Natural Veg Men delivered veg box business

Bridge Community Farms and Wellness Gardens has expanded after buying a successful Cheshire veg box scheme. The Ellesmere Port-based charity, which works with the unemployed and those suffering from mental health conditions and life-long learning disabilities, has taken over the running of the Veg Box scheme developed by The Natural Veg Men. Seasonal veg boxes […]

Nantwich nursery celebrates Chinese New Year in style

Children at Elmscot Day Nursery and Nursery School, Nantwich celebrated Chinese New Year this week – with a whole host of amazing activities! The children, aged from 3 months to 5 years old, all joined in a variety of activities planned by the qualified, early years practitioners. The room with the youngest children – known as […]

Alderley girls top the table for A Level progress score

Alderley Edge School for Girls has topped the table for A-level progress scores for the whole of Cheshire, according to the recently published Department for Education league tables. With a progress score of 0.39 for performance progress between GCSE and A-level, the ‘well above average’ score for progress places the girls’ school among the top […]

Cheshire Freemasons give £1million to support good causes

Head of the Cheshire Freemasons, Stephen Blank, recently welcomed a number of local dignitaries and charity representatives and voluntary workers to a celebratory evening to hear how organisations have benefited from £1Million donated by Cheshire Freemasons over the past 12 months or so. The event was well attended by charities and organisations from across Cheshire, […]

Cheshire’s Stacey Forsey exhibiting at The FLUX Exhibition – March 14th to 17th

Discover the big names of tomorrow at FLUX Exhibition 14th – 17th March 2019 FLUX Exhibition is London’s leading exhibition to discover the most talented, dynamic painters, sculptors and performance artists.  FLUX has established itself as the platform for contemporary artists to be discovered and to be part of an exceptional, inspirational art event. On […]

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