6 ISSUES FOR JUST £6 Subscribe to Cheshire Life today CLICK HERE

Great British Life

Great British Life

Events

Friday, February 5, 2016
Chester Food Drink & Lifestyle Festival

Discover the Chester Food Drink & Lifestyle Festival 2016

Read Full Story »

New:What’s On in Cheshire

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Mary Poppins in Manchester

A round up of events in and around Cheshire during February

Read Full Story »
Snowdrops growing in the woodland area in the Winter Garden at Dunham Massey, Cheshire.

Be sure to have your camera ready for the array of snowdrops popping up around Cheshire.

Read Full Story »
The new logo

The popular Cheshire County Show will now be known as Royal Cheshire County Show

Read Full Story »
Cheshire Show

Competitions

Valentines day competition | Great British Life

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Great British Life is offering 10 lucky competition entrants the chance to win fantastic gifts in time for the most romantic day of the year

Read Full Story »
The luxury Dom Perignon hamper

Enjoy a vintage bottle of Champagne plus twelve months of deluxe manicures

Read Full Story »

Places

Monday, February 1, 2016
Snowdrops growing in the woodland area in the Winter Garden at Dunham Massey, Cheshire.

Be sure to have your camera ready for the array of snowdrops popping up around Cheshire.

Read Full Story »
Friday, January 15, 2016
Martin Shackleton has a haircut from barber Jamie Grant

A popular choir, a barber with an air of mystery and Czechs at the Castle. Rebekka O’Grady visits Malpas to find out more

Read Full Story »
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Crewe Station artist's impression

HS2 promises to bring a 21st century railway revolution to Crewe and utterly transform its economic prospects and those of the surrounding region

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Shropshire Union Canal locks at Audlem Mill

It’s not just residents who think there’s a great community spirit here - the town has several awards to prove it, writes Martin Pilkington

Read Full Story »

Social Photos

Nadine Merabi and Lorna Bancroft

The Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity held a Christmas lunch, Sparkle in the City, at The Midland Hotel in the city centre.

Read Full Story »
Sophie Butler,  Abby-Lee Ravenscroft,  Olivia Billington and Olivia Knight

A ball held in memory of a young man who died suddenly two weeks before his 24th birthday was held at Owen House Barn, Mobberley.

Read Full Story »
Emily Underwood, Harriet Rous, Kate Bowesa and Olivia Watkins

A stylish night at the King’s School in Macclesfield raised a record £4,000 for The Christie Hospital in Manchester, with a £250 donation from Jaguar Land Rover boosting the final total.

Read Full Story »
231 – Lisa Wigglesworth performing the salsa with Ian Simmonds

Sequins and sparkles, lights and music created the glitziest event on the fundraising calendar of St Rocco’s Hospice.

Read Full Story »

Walks

Wed, 19:15
The Wales-England border beside the Dee.

One walk, two countries..that is the order of the day for this riverside ramble from Chester, writes Howard Bradbury

Read Full Story »
Chester Chester Walk
Sunday, January 10, 2016
Lane leading into Heswall Dales

Fancy a little sea air? Take a bracing walk along the Wirral coast and down through Heswall Dales, suggests Howard Bradbury

Read Full Story »
Sunday, December 27, 2015
Dog friendly walks in Cheshire Photo Thinkstock/pdtnc

A pleasant dog walk through Cheshire countryside, and a cosy pub in which to relax...does life get any better? Howard Bradbury chooses five favourite walkies involving a pub which will welcome both you and your four-legged friend

Read Full Story »
Pubs and Bars
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
George and Dragon, Great Budworth

A rural ramble this month connects a great stately home, Arley, with a village so great it’s even in the name...Great Budworth, writes Howard Bradbury

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
View from Tegg's Nose

What is the finest viewpoint in Cheshire? Tegg’s Nose, Macclesfield, must be a strong contender, writes Howard Bradbury

Read Full Story »
Macclesfield

Arts

Artist, Eric Jackson in his studio

From reporting on the inquest of Ian Curtis to editing pages for a daily newspaper, Cale Green’s Eric Jackson has done it all. But the retired journalist is now returning to his first love - art, writes Rebekka O’Grady

Read Full Story »

Restaurants

Saturday, January 30, 2016
food created by Curtis Stewart on the menu at Quill restaurant, King Street, Manchester.

Manchester’s newest fine dining restaurant Quill aims to write a new chapter in the city’s gastronomy story. Is a happy ending in prospect? Review by Louise Allen-Taylor

Read Full Story »
Manchester Restaurants
Breakfast, the most important meal of the day

Cheshire is famous for ladies who lunch, but where do you go for the most important meal of the day? Here are a few you might like to try

Read Full Story »
Cheshire Restaurants
Dine at 1847 in Manchester

Cheshire is home to the Vegetarian Society in Altrincham, so it isn’t a surprise that’s theres plenty of choices to eating out in the area

Read Full Story »
vegetarian Cheshire Restaurants
6 ISSUES FOR £6
North West Food and Drink Awards 2015

In a glittering awards ceremony on 26 October, guests gathered at The Midland Hotel, Manchester, to celebrate the good and the great from the regions food and drink industry. Here we announce the winners…

Read more

Food & Drink

Tue, 00:00
Arduenna cheese

A Wirral food business is helping to transform lives in Transylvania, writes Paul Mackenzie

Read Full Story »
Chester Food Drink & Lifestyle Festival

Discover the Chester Food Drink & Lifestyle Festival 2016

Read Full Story »
Chef, Matt Worswick, and chocolate dessert at Thornton Hall Hotel

Our new columnist Matt Worswick, exective head chef at the Wirral’s Thornton Hall Hotel and Spa has all the ingredients for Valentine’s Day success

Read Full Story »
food created by Curtis Stewart on the menu at Quill restaurant, King Street, Manchester.

Manchester’s newest fine dining restaurant Quill aims to write a new chapter in the city’s gastronomy story. Is a happy ending in prospect? Review by Louise Allen-Taylor

Read Full Story »
Manchester Restaurants

Photography

Monday, November 30, 2015
Cheshire Life 1st place 'Duck and Snowdrops' by Darren Moston

These are the winners of our photography competition in association with Wilkinson’s Cameras

Read Full Story »
photography
Snow in Timperley - Michael Harrison

So will we getting some snow this year? Our readers certainly hope so. We’ve had some beautiful snow photos uploaded to our website over the years, here are a few of our favourites

Read Full Story »
photography
2016 Cheshire Life Calendar

Don’t miss the Cheshire Life calendar which comes free with the December issue of your favourite magazine.

Read Full Story »
photography

Fashion, Health and Beauty

Get ready with Rebekka for your Valentine's Day date

Get ready with Rebekka for a glam Valentines Day, this look features a light smokey eye and a classic bold red lip.

Read Full Story »
Christopher Evans (left) with assistants, Nicky Acton and John Parker

Meet Christopher Evans, a jeweller whose combination of craftsmanship and style know-how makes his boutique shops a destination, writes Heidi Nagaitis

Read Full Story »
Emily Underwood, Harriet Rous, Kate Bowesa and Olivia Watkins

A stylish night at the King’s School in Macclesfield raised a record £4,000 for The Christie Hospital in Manchester, with a £250 donation from Jaguar Land Rover boosting the final total.

Read Full Story »

Homes and Gardens

Cheshire properties - Ross Hill, Prestbury

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Bridgfords

A grand home

Read Full Story »

Cheshire properties - Dunham Woods, Bowdon

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
JSS HALE

Traditional elegance

Read Full Story »

Sponsored:Love and Risk Assessments

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Strutt & Parker

February: the month for large bouquets, romantic dinners, proposals – and wedding planning.

Read Full Story »

Celebrity Interviews

Saturday, January 2, 2016
Zoe Richards from Great Barrow, near Chester, is delighted to be starring in Mr Selfridge

Zoe Richards is about to burst onto our screens in the fourth series of Mr Selfridge, writes Mairead Mahon

Read Full Story »
Amanda Wakeley by Jen Carey

Cheshire designer Amanda Wakeley gives the lowdown on red carpet dressing for the party season

Read Full Story »
BBC North West Tonight's Roger Johnson at Tatton

It’s not the big stories that make the greatest impression on BBC presenter Roger Johnson, as Janet Reeder discovers

Read Full Story »
Danielle Hope in A Sound of Music

Former Knutsford schoolgirl Danielle Hope took the yellow brick road to stardom and is helping pupils at her old school follow in her footsteps. Words by Paul Mackenzie

Read Full Story »
Diane Modahl

Barely a week goes by without a story of a drugs cheat in sport. But what about the innocent athlete unjustly accused? Diane Modahl, from Sale, speaks of her time in the eye of the storm. Words by Howard Bradbury

Read Full Story »

Sponsored Articles


Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Strutt & Parker

February: the month for large bouquets, romantic dinners, proposals – and wedding planning.

Read more
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
modern blue chair with brown pillow on carpet

Are you curious about the latest flooring trends for this year? Well nobody knows more than Simon Brittain from Town and Country carpets in Sale, who has over 30 years of expertise.

Read more
Monday, January 18, 2016
Creamline Vegetable Curry

On a mission to help the people of Greater Manchester fast track their way to five a day, Creamline has joined forces with chef Nigel Brown, creating a series of fabulous recipe clips for all to enjoy.

Read more
Thursday, January 7, 2016
Orchard House Properties

Orchard House Properties designers are changing the face, or rather house, of real estate production

Read more
Monday, January 4, 2016
Strutt & Parker

Is your Tree for Life, or Just for Christmas?

Read more

Newsletter Signup


Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Subscribe or buy a mag today

subscription ad


Follow us on Twitter


Like us on Facebook


Local Business Directory

Cheshire's trusted business finder

Job Search in the Cotswolds



Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search