Category Archives: Cheshire

Winter wonderland awaits visitors to Northwich

There will be festive fun at every turn on Saturday 24th November when Northwich hosts the 2018 Christmas Extravaganza. Organised by the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) and Northwich Town Council (NTC), with support from Northwich Independent Retailers Association (NIRA) and Barons Quay, an action-packed line-up has been organised with events for the whole family.…
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Inspiring ‘Young Leaders’ Teach Vital Awareness Skills

The first Deaf Awareness Training sessions by DSN’s Young Leaders have commenced in Chester.  Being hearing impaired hasn’t stopped one group of young people teaching others about deafness.  A group of young leaders from Deafness Support Network’s Youth Vibe group have conducted two Deaf Awareness Training workshops so far, with more to follow.  The sessions…
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Anderton Boat Lift, remembers ‘forgotten’ WWI waterway men

To commemorate the ‘forgotten’ waterway men of WWI, Cheshire’s Anderton Boat Lift, part of the Canal & River Trust Charity, released a cascade of 100,000 poppy petals from its 50ft high lift at 11am on Sunday 11 November. Royal British Legion petals, were released from the Lift, known as the ‘Cathedral of the Canals’ into…
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Storyhouse to bring children in need to Chester

Storyhouse and the BBC have today announced the multi-award winning theatre, cinema and library will be the North West venue for this year’s Children in Need. One of the biggest fundraising nights of the year, with a television audience of more than nine million people, Children in Need will be broadcast from Storyhouse in Chester…
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