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More people turn to council’s on-demand bus service as its popularity grows

Cheshire East Council’s new on-demand bus service has notched up more than 3,500 passenger journeys since its launch last October. Known as ‘go-too’, the service covers a wide area south of Nantwich, taking in Bunbury, Audlem and several other villages where no commercial services are available. The service is available to all people in the […]

People in Business in Cheshire

Clinical Trial Specialists on the move Clinical sample services specialist, Colibri Scientific, has relocated from Alderley Park to a large facility at Orbit’s Deanway Business Park, near Handforth, to support its continued growth. Colibri Scientific provides sample operational services for early phase clinical trials across all therapeutic areas, with a focus on oncology and most […]

LEADING DEMENTIA EXPERT APPOINTED PATRON OF EAST CHESHIRE HOSPICE

One of the country’s top medical experts Professor Alistair Burns CBE has been appointed a Patron of East Cheshire Hospice. Prof Burns is the National Clinical Director for Dementia and Older People’s Mental Health at NHS England and NHS Improvement. Widely regarded as the country’s senior expert on dementia, Prof Burns, who lives in Knutsford, […]

Leading heart cardiologists to open healthy heart clinic

One of the UK’s leading heart doctors is set to open the North West region’s first independent healthy heart clinic. Dr Scott Murray, former President of the British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (BACPR) and Consultant Cardiologist at Wirral University Teaching Hospital, is launching Venturi Cardiology in Birchwood, Warrington this spring. Venturi was created […]

Care Company on a mission to mark important anniversary

Award-winning Cheshire homecare and supported living care provider, Compassionate Care Group, recently celebrated its 10th anniversary with a staff raffle and by supporting a local charity. The kind-hearted company, based in Ashley, held a staff raffle throughout October and November, with a fantastic first prize of £1,000. All money raised was matched by the company […]

Cheshire Freemasons Support Local Carers in time of Emergency

Ex Guardsman and active Freemason George Hughes, regularly supports the Chester and District Federation of the Blind (CDFB). During the Covid-19 lockdown, the organisation has been forced to close all clubs and shops resulting in a lack of much needed funds, something George and fellow members of Runcorn’s Freemasons Lodge were determined to do something […]

Record numbers attend Middlewich Freemasons Prostate Cancer Testing.

Cheshire Freemasons recently ran a Testing Session in conjunction with Leighton Hospital Cancer – Prostate Cancer Support Group (LHPCSG) at Middlewich Masonic Hall. During the 3 hour session more than 275 men attended. Open to members and non-members alike, tests take the format of a small blood sample being taken which is then sent away […]

“Sharp Scratch” – Cheshire Freemasons Provide Prostate Screening

Cheshire Freemasons have, for many years, worked with specialist organisations to prevent this terrible disease. Last week, they organised the annual prostate specific antigen (PSA) test at Stockport Masonic Guildhall. More than 160 men attended to take the test from Stockport and the surrounding areas, coming from across Cheshire, as far and wide as Knutsford, […]

Latest Connected Communities Centre Unveiled

Residents came together to help celebrate the opening of the latest Connected Communities centre in Cheshire East. Bromley Farm Community Centre, in Congleton, has become the latest Connected Communities centre to open its doors – offering local people support services, advice, information and a place to meet. There are now thirty-three such centres across the […]

Freemasons’ BBQ raises a sizzling £800 for The Christie at Macclesfield.

The Old Castle Lodge in Macclesfield raised £800 for The Christie appeal recently with a summer barbeque. Around 100 tickets were sold for the event hosted by lodge member Norman Bebington and his wife Bronwyn at their home in North Rode, Congleton. For each ticket sold, £3 was donated to The Christie at Macclesfield appeal […]

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