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“Young People’s Poetry Competition”

Chester Cathedral’s Poet-in-Residence today announced the Cathedral’s very first Young People’s Poetry Competition. The competition, which is open to 16-25 year olds, invites poems of up to forty lines based on the Cathedral’s 2020 theme of ‘Journeys’. Julia McGuinness, the Poet-in-Residence says “Journeys can take many forms across distance and through time; over outer landscape or…
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ICONIC SWAN LAKE GLIDES INTO CHESTER THIS JANUARY WITH SAINT PETERSBURG CLASSIC BALLET

Four performances and featuring full live orchestra Show runs Thursday 30 January to Saturday 1 February 2020 __________________________________________ Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet returns to Storyhouse in Chester this January to entertain audiences with one of the most iconic ballets of all time, Swan Lake. The dance company draws on the heritage of centuries of classical…
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Cheshire East considers feedback on draft planning policies

Cheshire East Council received more than 2,700 responses during its recent consultation on its draft site allocations and development policies document (SADPD). The purpose of the SADPD, which forms the second part of the council’s Local Plan, is to set out detailed planning policies to guide decisions on planning applications as well as identifying additional…
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Tribute show brings Queen classics to Parr Hall

Music fans will be “having a ball” this January as Parr Hall relives the sound of one of the most iconic rock bands of all time. Internationally-renowned tribute band The Bohemians are steaming into town later this month with a supersonic back catalogue of Queen classics. Billed as “the world’s most exciting Queen tribute”, The…
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