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Knutsford’s round-up of Christmas events

Knutsford Town Council’s festive plans are well underway with some fantastic events organised for December. Look out for the new ‘Christmas in Knutsford’ booklet which includes a roundup of local festive events. The first weekend in December will see the festivities begin with a two-day market, featuring a reindeer parade, entertainment and light switch on […]

Roberta celebrates ten beautiful years

Knutsford beauty salon, Roberta Beauty Redefined, celebrates its 10th anniversary later this month. The salon, run by owner, Roberta Dyer, first opened its doors on 8 December 2008 and, since then, the business has grown significantly, moving to new, larger premises on Minshull Street last December. “When I started the business with my mum, Sue […]

Niche legal firm trebles in size

A niche family legal business with a reputation for handling high value divorce and financial work has, in an innovative move, taken a five-strong Children Law team from Slater and Gordon and a 10-person Child Care legal team from Stephensons. The move trebles the size of the McAlister business and creates a unique offering designed […]

Pumpkin Path leads to a great night in Knutsford

Knutsford town centre celebrated Halloween on October 31st with its annual Pumpkin Path event. Families and friends of all ages gathered together, many in elaborate and amazing costumes, to celebrate Halloween in a fun, safe and friendly way. Visitors had to hunt out 11 special pumpkins carved with letters spelling ‘Pumpkin Path’ which were dotted […]

Brace your elves: Christmas in Chester is coming!

The annual Christmas lights switch parade is just one part of an extensive programme of festive activity which includes the arrival of the CheSTAR, appearances from Father Christmas and his elves and the return of the popular holographic Christmas glasses The light switch-on parade begins at Chester Town Hall Square at 7pm on Friday, November […]

Redrow puts new roofs over scouts’ heads

First Great Sutton Scouts are happy campers thanks to funding from homebuilder Redrow. The Scout group is based around a mile from Ledsham Garden Village, where Redrow is creating a thriving community of 2,000 homes across two neighbouring developments, Oaklands and Sycamore Green. Near neighbours, Redrow, donated £750 via its Ledsham Garden Village community fund […]

Your Chance to Win A mini-break for two in historic York at Grays Court Hotel

Beautiful, historic, York is offering one lucky reader the chance to win *Two nights’ bed and breakfast for Two – with dinner on one evening – at Grays Court Hotel in York. This is the only privately-owned residence in York with direct access to the city walls and is the oldest inhabited house in the […]

WINNER – Feder ring competition

I don’t know about you, but I always get the ‘feel good’ factor when giving someone a gift they really want or when being able to pass on good news to another. So, I was in my element recently when making a telephone call to Knutsford resident, Zoe Leyland, to give her the good news […]

Cheshire Freemasons support Indonesia earthquake victims

Thousands of people who have had their lives devastated by the deadly earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia will be given urgently needed shelter and clean water, thanks to a grant from the Freemasons. A £70,000 grant will be split evenly between Plan International UK and the Red Cross. Plan will be able to provide shelter […]

bluedot festival nominated for UK Festival Award

Having previously won “New Festival on the Block” and “Mind-Blowing Spectacle” at the Association of Independent Festivals, bluedot, the annual intergalactic festival at Jodrell Bank Observatory that fuses music, science, arts and culture,  has been nominated for ‘Best Medium Festival’ at this year’s UK Festival Awards at the Troxy in London. Festival organiser, Ben Robinson, […]

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