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Gardens in full bloom

GARDENS that were first planted around 200 years ago have now been restored to their former glory. From the glasshouse in the Upper Garden, to the borders running alongside the River Bollin, Quarry Bank’s gardens have not looked better since the Greg family were in residence. “It’s been like putting together a puzzle piece by…
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Brooke and Bolesworth help working horses and donkeys together

Brooke Action for working horses and donkeys is celebrating a successful five days at the Equerry Bolesworth Horse Show, raising just under £2,500 so far, and speaking to thousands of equestrian enthusiasts about the charity’s latest campaign, How The Other Horse Lives. Brooke was chosen as Bolesworth’s charity of the year for 2017, which led…
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Cheshire launches a new identity for its dynamic programme of cultural events

The identity was unveiled at an outdoor event at Nunsmere Hall Hotel staged by the cultural programme partners, where guests had been invited to ‘expect the unexpected’ amongst a tantalising taste of what Cheshire’s cultural scene has to offer. Slant, the new umbrella brand name, highlights the fact that Cheshire offers an alternative way for…
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Summer sun welcomes Combermere Abbey Garden Open Afternoon

The multi award-winning Combermere Abbey, a historic estate that lies on the Cheshire-Shropshire border, enjoyed a glorious Garden Open Afternoon on Wednesday 21st June. The summer sun shone down on the stunning grounds in the second of five Garden Open Afternoons that run to the end of September. The event gave budding horticulturalists the opportunity…
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