Category Archives: Visit

Have yourself a very indie Christmas

The Chester Christmas campaign for 2017 focuses on the idea that Chester offers a more nostalgic, less commercialised destination for a festive break. The Christmas markets showcase 70 independent retailers, surrounded by the boutique stores on the rows. The city’s surrounding assets focus on the magical, with the Lanterns at Chester Zoo and the epic…
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Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival competition calls for entries

Members of the public living or working within a 50-mile radius of the town can now submit up to three works online before the deadline of Sunday 27 August, with the chance to win a cash prize and a solo exhibition in 2018. Now in its seventh year, the month-long festival provides an opportunity for…
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Trio of leading artists unveil A Strange Reality at Warrington gallery

“We are all using a landscape setting but the paintings are in many cases about humanity: human thought, emotion, behaviour and psychology. We wanted to show how landscape can be used to explore the strange reality of the world around us. An award-winning artist, Josie is originally from the East Riding of Yorkshire but is…
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