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Monday, March 12, 2018

He was told he’d never be a professional photographer, so how did Damian McGillicuddy from Widnes get a lifetime achievement award for his work behind the lens? Janet Reeder finds out

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photography
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Inspiring ways to celebrate the glories of the new season in the beautiful Cheshire countryside

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Spring
Friday, January 12, 2018

Sheridan’s The Rivals was the first ever production at Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre. The 1976 staging starred Tom Courtenay and Patricia Routledge and heralded a golden era of exceptional theatre in Manchester.

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Manchester Restaurants
Friday, January 12, 2018

Llanrhaeadr Springs Spa offers many ways to unwind, writes Janet Reeder

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Spas North Wales
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

With its vibrant high street and award-winning market, explosion of new restaurants and bars, not to mention new building developments, we must raise a glass to Altrincham’s recent successes.

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Altrincham
Monday, December 11, 2017

You may not find a partridge in a pear tree in every local store but you’re almost guaranteed a festive shopping experience with a personal touch, writes Janet Reeder. Here, in no particular order, are 12 of her favourite Cheshire shops,

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Christmas
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Allium by Mark Ellis in Tattenhall took ‘seasonal’ to a new level at our latest Cheshire Life lunch

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Cheshire Life Luncheon
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Thanks for the opportunity Sir Alan...Macclesfield businesswoman Jade English reveals what it’s like to take part in the hit reality show The Apprentice.

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Macclesfield
Thursday, November 16, 2017

The stage is set for a memorable dining experience at La Boheme in Lymm as Janet Reeder discovers

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Cheshire Restaurants Lymm
Monday, November 6, 2017

Janet Reeder heads to one of Cheshire’s most glamorous villages to find some sparkle

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Alderley Edge
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Culinary magic happens when Colin Starkey chef at the Best Western Plus Pinewood on Wilmslow Hotel joins forces with chef Mark Poynton.

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Harvey Nichols doesn’t just do fashion darling, it does fab food too, as Janet Reeder discovers

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Manchester Restaurants
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Weep no more wine fans, we may face high prices for our favourite tipple as a result of Brexit but we always have our home-grown vintages to fall back on.

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Carden Park
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Real Housewife of Cheshire Dawn Ward reveals her secret to looking good (and it’s not just because she has her very own beauty clinic at her Great Warford home!)

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Spas
Friday, October 6, 2017

Superstars of the culinary scene cooked up a storm at the first Hospitality Action’s Northern Lights fundraising dinner at the Lowry Hotel, raising a whopping £25,000.

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Friday, October 6, 2017

He’s an actor and a pub owner so who better to take over the restaurant at the Royal Exchange Theatre? Rupert Hill is more than ready for the challenge, as Janet Reeder discovers

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Manchester Restaurants
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

this Cheshire village is well connected as Janet Reeder discovers

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Bramhall
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Ex army man James Green from Holmes Chapel, has turned his love of tea into a flourishing business, writes Janet Reeder.

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Afternoon Tea
Monday, September 11, 2017

Cerys Matthews has lost none of her fire, in spite of joining the BBC establishment, there’s a rock rebel still lurking within.

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Lunch was served at Mottram Hall in Prestbury to mark a very special union, as Janet Reeder explains

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Cheshire Life Luncheon
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Melissa Yarlett’s jewellery is inspired by her life on the Wirral. Now it’s showing in London, says Janet Reeder.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

If you’re visiting Chester check out the restaurant with a view at Brasserie Abode, says Janet Reeder.

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Chester Luxury Break
Friday, September 1, 2017

Bowdon’s newest restaurant, Borage, offers a taste of the Med. Janet Reeder paid a visit.

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Cheshire Restaurants Bowdon
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Their story sounds straight out of La La Land. Two young men decide to open a new independent theatre in Manchester...but will it be 
a success, asks Janet Reeder

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Manchester
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

All bets were on for a glamorous affair when Ascot came to Gusto in Alderley Edge

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Monday, August 21, 2017

It’s leafy and lovely and a little bit like Hampstead writes janet reeder

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Bowdon
Friday, July 7, 2017

If you want to get away from it all and glam it up too, Thornton Hall is the place to be, writes Janet Reeder.

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Spas Wirral Luxury Break
Monday, July 3, 2017

There’s an important sculpture show happening in Cheshire this month but it’s not being held in an art gallery, it is at Chester Cathedral, as Janet Reeder discovers.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A glamorous crowd was out in force for the thrilling Wirral Ladies’ Cup at Cheshire Polo Club, near Tarporley

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Equestrian
Thursday, June 22, 2017

So does Grand Pacific in Manchester make you really feel you’re dining at an old colonial hang-out? Janet Reeder went along to find out.

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Manchester Restaurants Asian Food
 
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