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LJLA celebrates its 85th Anniversary

This weekend Liverpool John Lennon Airport celebrates the 85th anniversary of its official opening. On 1st July 1933, the Rt. Hon. The Marquis of Londonderry, Secretary of State for Air, officially opened the Airport followed by one of the largest civil air displays seen at the time and today Liverpool is one of the UK’s…
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Anderton Boat Lift Transport Festival

FREE Transport Festival featuring classic cars, steam wagon and historic narrowboat at the iconic Anderton Boat Lift, Sat 21 - Sun 22 July The Anderton Boat Lift, near Northwich in Cheshire, known as one of the ‘Seven Wonders of the Waterways’, will be hosting a free, family-friendly, Transport Festival on Saturday 21 July and Sunday…
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Cheshire’s Gardens set to dazzle at RHS Tatton Flower Show

A set of four virtuoso gardens full of colour, scent and design expertise will showcase at RHS Tatton Flower Show this year, courtesy of Cheshire’s Gardens of Distinction. This group aims to raise awareness of the richness and diversity of Cheshire’s horticulture and this year will be represented by four top gardens - Addlington Hall,…
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ChesterBoat – A day in the life…

Paul Blessing is a Skipper and Steward at ChesterBoat and has been Assistant Operations Manager since 2014. I was born in Huddersfield in West Yorkshire. My father was in the forces, so we moved all over the world during my childhood. I went to seven or eight schools in total, including schools in Northern Ireland and Germany.…
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