Category Archives: Education

National Lottery support for Middlewich and the Great War Centenary

Middlewich Heritage Trust has received a National Lottery grant of £9,200 for a project ‘Middlewich and the Great War Centenary’. Awarded through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s First World War: then and now programme, the project will focus on learning opportunities for schools and our community, a reprint of the Roll of Honour, development of a…
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Cheshire’s Anderton Boat Lift, remembers WWI waterway men

Cheshire’s Anderton Boat Lift, remembers waterway men who died unrecognised on WWI war memorials due to their itinerant status To commemorate the ‘forgotten’ waterway men of WWI, Cheshire’s Anderton Boat Lift, part of the Canal & River Trust Charity is to release a cascade of 100,000 poppy petals from the 50ft high lift at 11am…
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Chester Race Company launch new educational programme

Chester Race Company Launch New Educational Programme with Bishop Heber High School This year an economic impact study found that Chester Race Company contributed £54.1 million of expenditure per annum in the local economy and supports some 974 gross Full Time Equivalent jobs. In addition to driving commercial revenue, employment and footfall to the city…
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