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My Chat With A World Champion John H. Stracey, born on September 22, 1950, is a former professional boxer who competed from 1969 to 1978; a former welterweight world champion, beating Jose Napoles in Mexico City, he held the WBC and lineal welterweight titles between 1975 and 1976. John, who is a close family friend, was a delight to chat to; a true gentleman who I have been ...

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Kay and Willie enjoy their 'quiet life' in Cheshire

The Quiet Life - Willie Morgan on his life in Cheshire

Born in Glasgow on October 2nd 1944, William ‘Willie’ Morgan is one of the illustrious group of players who played in the famous No. 7 shirt for Manchester United F.C.; was included in the official line up of United’s “Magnificent 7’s” along with fellow greats George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona and David Beckham; and has undoubtedly achieved a lasting ...

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Penelope Cheshire

People in Business INCheshire

Finance Director Returns Elgan Jones’ latest appointment is a homecoming in more ways than one. He has re-joined Redrow, and he is back in his native north west. Taking charge of financial management for two of Redrow’s largest housing divisions – Redrow (NW) in Daresbury, Cheshire, and Redrow (Lancashire) at Buckshaw Village, near Chorley – Elgan said: “It’s good to be back.” Originally from ...

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Widnes-based business launches UK's first live streaming baby scan service.

Your Baby Scan in Widnes opened its doors in 2015 and was set up by local husband and wife, Kurt and Danielle Farrar and business has been busier than ever in the past few months as clients want to be able to scan pregnant mum-to-be in a safe, friendly and private environment. The company has also been a saviour for many throughout ...

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A Small School Where Big Things Happen.

Knutsford’s Yorston Lodge Prep School offers young students all the benefits to be enjoyed by its small class sizes; an enriched curriculum and a personalised teaching approach that will help your child thrive and develop ‘future-ready’ skills. By creating unique opportunities for hands-on learning, by nurturing each pupil’s unique creativity and by supporting their passion and expanding their skills through an ...

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Kay and Willie enjoy their 'quiet life' in CheshireThe Quiet Life – Willie Morgan on his life in Cheshire

Born in Glasgow on October 2nd 1944, William ‘Willie’ Morgan is one of the illustrious group of players who played in the famous No. 7 shirt for Manchester United F.C.; was included in the official line up of United’s “Magnificent 7’s” along with fellow greats George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona and David Beckham; and […]

Mrs Janet Dallimore‘A Message From the Head’ – Independent Education

What is striking about this country’s independent education sector is the number of, and diversity of, the schools available to choose from, writes Matthew Robinson. Whilst this is a positive, and whilst it provides optimal choice, it can sometimes feel overwhelming for parents as they start the process of choosing the school which will be […]

Pete Lloyd and wife Emma with son Andrew (4) and daughter Robyn (2).Handforth dad is flying high again!

Pete Lloyd used to earn his living moving planes around – now he is keeping parcels on the go writes Andy Buckley (@BuckoMedia). Pete lost his job as operations controller at Thomas Cook in September, when the airline collapsed. The father-of-two soon found work with a courier business until that, too, went out of business […]

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Yorston 3 of 4A Small School Where Big Things Happen.

Knutsford’s Yorston Lodge Prep School offers young students all the benefits to be enjoyed by its small class sizes; an enriched curriculum and a personalised teaching approach that will help your child thrive and develop ‘future-ready’ skills. By creating unique opportunities for hands-on learning, by nurturing each pupil’s unique creativity and by supporting their passion […]

Garden 12YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A Spa Day for TWO at The Spa at Carden

Located amidst the beautiful Cheshire countryside on 1000 acres of estate, Carden Park Hotel is a leading leisure and wellness destination in the North. It’s £10m luxury Spa, The Spa at Carden boasts world-class facilities including one of the UK’s largest spa gardens. Officially opened on January 6th 2020, The Spa at Carden has developed […]

4dscan (002)Widnes-based business launches UK’s first live streaming baby scan service.

Your Baby Scan in Widnes opened its doors in 2015 and was set up by local husband and wife, Kurt and Danielle Farrar and business has been busier than ever in the past few months as clients want to be able to scan pregnant mum-to-be in a safe, friendly and private environment. The company has also […]

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Yorston 3 of 4A Small School Where Big Things Happen.

Knutsford’s Yorston Lodge Prep School offers young students all the benefits to be enjoyed by its small class sizes; an enriched curriculum and a personalised teaching approach that will help your child thrive and develop ‘future-ready’ skills. By creating unique opportunities for hands-on learning, by nurturing each pupil’s unique creativity and by supporting their passion […]

Leonardo’s anatomical drawingThe Genius of Leonardo

  In addition to his interest in art, Malcolm Storer is a published author and accomplished ghost writer. ================================================================================= On May 02, 1519 the great artist and polymath Leonardo da Vinci passed away in Amboise, central France. To commemorate this seismic event, the Louvre Museum in Paris has opened its doors to what has to […]

Amanda McAlisterHead of leading family law firm welcomes new stalking protection orders

One of Cheshire’s most respected family law solicitors today welcomed the new Stalking Protection Orders, as they will help many people currently going through the divorce or dissolution process. Amanda McAlister, head of McAlister Family Law, said that stalking by one party of another was a not-infrequent occurrence in the separation process, and early intervention […]

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