Category Archives: Cheshire

Lion Salt Works museum’s Victorian Christmas a sparkling success

Cheshire’s award-winning Lion Salt Works Museum’s Victorian Christmas, which ran from Tuesday – Sunday was a sparkling success. It featured a traditional market, the Rivendell choir, bellringers, historic miniature steam engines engines (courtesy of Clive Hearsey and local steam enthusiasts), craft activities and Father Christmas – complete with reindeer. This free event was staged by…
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Northwich BID competition winner chooses Bratts

The winner of the Northwich Business Improvement District’s (BID) recent Great British High Street Awards competition has chosen Bratts to spend her voucher in. Helena Abblett, who is from the town, won £100 worth of shopping vouchers to spend in a retailer of her choice and selected Northwich’s family-owned department store. Entrants had to upload…
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Macclesfield College helps student take career to the next stage

Macclesfield College has been praised by a former student who has spoken in positive terms about the teaching, facilities and learning environment there. Connor Wyse, who studied Performing and Production Arts at Level 2 and 3, has described how the college enabled him to develop his talents and realise his ambitions. “Macclesfield College were able…
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Chester named as Top Large Racecourse for Racehorse Owners

Chester and Bangor-on-Dee Racecourses have been named as the best in Britain for racehorse owners, with Chester being awarded Large Racecourse of the Year. The awards were made on Thursday evening at the 37th annual Horseracing Awards of the Racehorse Owners Association, sponsored by Zeus Capital, at London’s InterContinental Hotel. The two venues, which come…
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