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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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Funded Projects

We are delighted to have been awarded funding for a variety of projects this year through the Discover England Fund. Here is an update on our projects so far: Sport of Kings (led by Marketing Cheshire) This project is designed to develop a new proposition around international significant racecourses and luxury offerings in nearby cities…
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The Maltings crowned the most dog-friendly pub in the North West

The Maltings in Warrington has been declared the regional winner of DogBuddy’s coveted Dog-friendly Pub Awards. North West 9th November 2018 – The regional winners for the DogBuddy Dog-friendly Pub Awards have now been announced, with the The Maltings being named as the most pooch-friendly in the North West. Now in their third year, Europe’s…
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