Category Archives: Visit

Safety first at family-owned cruise operator ChesterBoat

Last Thursday ChesterBoat hauled their three working passenger boats out of the River Dee and onto dry land for a winter overhaul. All 3 boats, The Lady Diana, The Mark Twain and The Jackie weigh a combined Using a 250 tonne crane the Maritime and Coastguard agency carefully manoeuvred the 3 vessels from their usual…
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Further Updates to the 2018 Boodles May Festival

Huxley Stakes becomes first Group 2 to ever be run at Roodee Chester Plate to be introduced to provide an opportunity for those denied a run in the Chester Cup Prizemoney at the Boodles May Festival to be in excess of £1 million Chester is delighted with the news that the European Pattern Committee has…
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It’s almost time for the Valentine’s Ball at Carden Park

Looking for something exciting and totally different to do this Valentine’s period? Carden Park are inviting anyone looking to celebrate Valentine’s whilst supporting a great charity to get their gladrags on and enjoy an extra special Valentine’s Ball on Saturday 10th February in aid of Wirral based charity Claire House Children’s Hospice. Set in 1,000…
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Marsden Jazz Festival awarded national arts grant

A Colne Valley festival which was set up over 25 years ago has been awarded a national arts grant to help it raise its profile and secure new income from private donors. Marsden Jazz Festival is set to receive £30,000 from Arts Council England’s National Lottery Funded Catalyst Small Grants scheme to develop new fundraising…
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