Fri, 18th Apr 2014

Northwich News

Tots can be at one with nature

11:30am Friday 18th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Marbury Park captured by Danny Williams - VOTE 0219

A NEW club is being set up at a Northwich woodland to help little ones get closer to nature.

‘Thank you for saving Amelia’

7:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: ‘Thank you for saving Amelia’

PARENTS Andrew and Zoe Hill want to raise awareness of congenital heart defects to help other families who could face the same anguish they have endured.

Two cars in London Road crash

5:50pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: A police car worth £10,000 was stolen by thieves

TRAFFIC is set to build up in Northwich this rush hour after a two car collision on London Road, near Waitrose.

Sir John Deane's pupil was 'on top of the world' before tragic motorbike accident

5:25pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: 18-year-old Sam Carson is described as having a 'natural gift for spreading joy'.

A Sir John Deane’s College student felt ‘on top of the world’ before being killed in a motorbike accident, an inquest has heard.

Housing plans for Davenham

3:20pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: The unlucky builder was trapped by his legs after the wall fell.

PLANS for a housing estate near a Davenham junction have been submitted.

Man drove male victim to Northwich woodland before 'serious' sexual assault

2:33pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Police are investigating assault on Widnes pub landlord

A MAN was sexually assaulted in woodland near the River Weaver after getting into another man’s car in Northwich town centre.

MP to speak in Moulton

1:40pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: webpix plans planning file building permission

RESIDENTS will be able to question their MP about how Government policies affect Moulton at a meeting on Friday, May 2.

Dancers celebrate 'The Sound of Music'

11:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Pupils strike a pose ready for their performance of ‘The Sound of Music’.

BARNTON Hill was alive with the sound of music during the latest performance by a dance school.

Batbike pays flying visit to mid Cheshire

9:10am Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Rowan Cartwright, five, celebrates his birthday by sitting on the Batbike.

BATMAN fans were in for a treat when a motorbike superstore played host to a different kind of bike.

Microsoft chooses Northwich charity for UK project

7:30am Thursday 17th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: The key to modern retailing

GLOBAL IT company Microsoft has chosen a Northwich-based charity to help improve young people’s digital literacy across the UK.

Afternoon tea treat in Antrobus

1:13pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Afternoon tea at Bill's

A DAINTY and delicious event of springtime afternoon tea, flower arranging and crafts will be held in Antrobus on Sunday, May 4.

Tesco superstar gives Easter eggs to Weaverham tots

12:20pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Brian Rich with children from Weaverham Community Centre

A WEAVERHAM Tesco employee was described as a ‘superstar’ after donating Easter eggs for children at the Community Centre.

Ralph Fiennes to star in film club season finale

11:44am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Ralph Feinnes and Tony Revolori as suave hotel concierge Gustave H and new lobby boy Zero Moustafa

THE seventh film of Hartford Film Club’s seventh season will be shown on Monday, April 28.

Appeal after man threatened with knife in Rudheath

10:12am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: GREEN EPS Firefighters cut man from car following lorry crash

A MAN was threatened with a knife as he made his way home in Rudheath in the early hours of Monday morning.

Northwich Folk Club at the Bowling Green this week

4:12pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

NORTHWICH Folk Club's singers night will take place at the Bowling Green on Friday because of the power cuts at the Harlequin Theatre caused by the fire last month.

Dramas unfold in Camo Dave's garden

7:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: A male house sparrow builds a nest.

SPRINGTIME dramas are being played out live thanks to a Barnton enthusiast who has transformed his garden into a secret studio for wildlife.

Hartford residents can have their say

4:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: webpix plans planning file building permission

HARTFORD residents can have their say on a plan for the future of their village.

Shopkeeper's fears for Weaver Square

2:10pm Monday 14th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Weaver Square will be up for auction in the New Year

A DISAPPOINTED shopkeeper said he feels Weaver Square Shopping Centre has been abandoned by those in power.

Patients can have their say at forum

12:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Free NHS health checks at Bucks libraries

A FORUM has been set up to give patients a say in health services in Northwich and Winsford.

Can you be a friend to the hospice?

9:10am Monday 14th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Krysia Rose demonstrates cooking goodies at the Pampered Chef event in aid of St Luke’s Hospice.

FOOD and friendship are key to fundraising for a new group launching in Hartford.

Residents to have a say on the future of Davenham

4:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: webpix plans planning file building permission

RESIDENTS of Davenham and Whatcroft are being urged to have their say at a public meeting on April 30.

Eyes down for Easter prizes

1:10pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Fairytale Academy Easter Workshop

EASTER prize bingo takes place in Davenham on Thursday, April 17.

Walk through the bluebells

10:30am Sunday 13th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: The British bluebell

A WALK through the bluebells and spring flowers is the next event planned at Northwich Woodlands.

Mosaic artist is inspired by children’s work for village exhibit

7:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Barnton Community Primary School pupils help to put the finishing touches to the Barnton mosaic

A VILLAGE is being immortalised in a mosaic inspired by the community.

Golfer ready for world record bid

2:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Golfer ready for world record bid

MARATHON man Dan Morear is hoping to become a record-breaker by taking on a novel challenge in a world-famous event.

Grab a nearly-new bargain at club

12:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

WINNINGTON Park Recreation Club plays host on Sunday, May 18, to a nearly new sale by Northwich NCT.

Charity car wash raises hundreds

11:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service seeks on-call firefighters

NORTHWICH people have been thanked for their generous support for a charity car wash.

Children's trauma at burglaries

7:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: A police car worth £10,000 was stolen by thieves

Burglary victims struggle at school CHILDREN whose homes have been burgled are more likely to struggle at school and have trouble sleeping, according to new research1 from independent charity Victim Support and home security specialist ADT.

Battle to save thatched cottage after roof blaze

2:14pm Friday 11th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Battle to save thatched cottage after roof blaze

MORE than 40 firefighters battled to save a thatched cottage in Arley after its roof caught fire.

Children's author raises a chuckle at school

1:40pm Friday 11th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Jeremy Strong with pupils Tom Brooks, seven, Callum Blears, eight, Chloe Hood, seven, Matthew Potter, eight, Lily Spencer, seven, and Millie Platt, eight.

A WACKY world of family mayhem, speedy dogs, cartoon capers and cosmic pyjamas has been explored to the full in Moulton.

Carnival queen chosen

10:40am Friday 11th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Megan Keeling, seven, will be crowned Davenham carnival queen this summer.

REGAL youngsters have been selected to take pride of place in this year’s Davenham Carnival.

Star studded day at school

7:00am Friday 11th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Star studded day at school

CHILDREN will be star-struck when they enter a new sensory room at a primary school.

Author brings tales of gore to school

4:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Author brings tales of gore to school

HUNDREDS of pupils queued patiently on Friday for top children’s author Charlie Higson to sign their copy of the latest tale in his popular zombie horror series.

Renowned artists launch exhibition

2:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Graham Watson, Janet Poole, Bernice Tackley, Tony O'Neill, Jane Caldwell and Peter Twist get ready for the exhibition.

A SPRING exhibition is being launched in Acton Bridge tomorrow, Friday.

Uncover the Northwich gems in Robert Westall's work

10:30am Thursday 10th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Tom Hughes, from Weaver Hall Museum, with all of Robert Westall's books.

A WRITER whose rich body of work spans generations and genres is being celebrated with an exhibition in the landmark building that he saved.

Parking attendant assaulted in Northwich

7:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: A Bradford  Council parking officer issues one of the tickets that have produced £850,000 in fines since March

A PARKING attendant was assaulted by the driver of a van he was issuing a ticket to in Northwich.

Change of name for much loved Winnington pub

7:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Guests Iain Turner, left and Danny Platt, right, take on the Sir John Brunner’s 32oz Steak Challenge.

A NORTHWICH pub has taken on the name of one of the town’s most famous sons after undergoing a complete refurbishment.

Pupils say 'thank you for the music'

4:10pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Children continue to enjoy their music therapy sessions thanks to Accident Advice Solicitors

DELIGHTED pupils said a big ‘thank you for the music’ to a firm of solicitors who helped to save a much-needed part of their school life.

You don’t have to go far for great live music

4:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: You don’t have to go far for great live music

CLASSIC hits from Aretha Franklin and Marvin Gaye to Amy Winehouse and Beyonce are guaranteed to produce a great night out at Witton Albion FC on Friday.

Visitors booming at centre

2:20pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Image of racket and shuttlecock for badminton for sport

A RURAL community centre is going from strength-to-strength since its refurbishment less than a year ago.

Magnificent seven

12:42pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Magnificent seven

SEVEN artists have transformed a woodland garden into an open-air art exhibition at Arley Hall.

Couple slams store after gate damaged

12:33pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Mr and Mrs James next to the rebuilt gatepost

MATT James finally has a new gatepost – 78 days after complaining to the supermarket which knocked one of them down.

Plans to build 200 new homes in Rudheath revealed

12:26pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Today marks the start of the seventh National Apprenticeship Week.

RESIDENTS and councillors are being invited to hear about plans for a major new housing estate in Rudheath.

Northwich man hurt in fatal collision

12:22pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Councillor calls for action after fatal collision

ONE man has died and another suffered serious injuries after a collision at a notorious accident blackspot in Middlewich on Friday.

Progress on Memorial Court

11:30am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Members of Cheshire West and Chester Council join the team on site to help secure the final bolt in the building’s structure.

A MULTI-MILLION pound leisure and entertainment venue is on course to open in Northwich in spring next year.

Daffodil walks at Whitegate farm

9:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: A guided walk through the daffodils.

A UNIQUE day out is being offered by a Whitegate farm with a springtime twist.

All aboard for a new musical express

3:40pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Northern Rail will continue running services in the north - but MUST get better

THE music train returns to mid Cheshire tomorrow, Wednesday, April 9.

Return of the artisan market

1:20pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Shoppers browse the Artisan Market in Northwich on Saturday.

THE artisan market returns to Northwich on Saturday, April 12, after a troubled few weeks.

New joint council company set to 'save taxpayers millions'

11:56am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Whole thing is s shambles

A NEW company – formed and owned by neighbouring councils – has started trading with the aim of saving millions of pounds for Cheshire’s council taxpayers.

Blaze forces theatre to cancel show

10:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Northwich Guardian: Firefighters damping down the burnt out unit in Queen Street

A BLAZE at a Northwich warehouse means a change of programme for a neighbouring theatre.

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