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Events

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

There are plenty of events for countryside lovers to visit in and around Cheshire

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Not sure where to go this year for the best festival experience? We’ve got it covered in our mini guide to music festivals for 2017.

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The best food festivals in Cheshire

Friday, January 13, 2017

Our guide to some of the best food events in the county throughout 2017

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Things to do in Cheshire Summer in Cheshire

Lowry Hotel’s 15th anniversary fancy dress ball brings back a grand tradition in aid of Maggie’s Manchester.

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Competitions

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Win a four star coastal stay for two nights at The Greenbank Hotel. This special prize also includes two cosy tipples in The Working Boat pub and a delicious Cornish cream tea to share

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You and a friend could enjoy four-star treatment at The Park Royal, Stretton.

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Ad Feature: WIN a short break at RHS Rosemoor House Apartments

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Win a three or four night short break in your choice of 3 luxury holiday apartments set within the award winning garden at RHS Rosemoor in North Devon

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Places

Thursday, January 19, 2017

With services to rural areas being pared to the bone, Hatton villagers decided to take action themselves, writes Martin Pilkington.

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

More people are finding other inspiring folk in a semi-rural corner of Cheshire. Janet Reeder meets those making Marple and Marple Bridge a rather special place to live.

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Marple Marple Bridge
Monday, January 2, 2017

We head for Kendal, on the edge of the Lake District, to get a very pleasant taste of a hotel with a Cheshire connection, writes Louise Allen-Taylor

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Luxury Break
Thursday, December 15, 2016

Alderley Edge is an out of town destination that lives up to its reputation for glamour.

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Social Photos

Thursday, January 19, 2017

A natural health, beauty and wellbeing store in Bramhall has been declared the Best Independent Retailer in the UK.

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Public relations boss Carolyn Hughes hosted her annual charity lunch in aid of Radio City’s Cash for Kids, at Gusto restaurant on Liverpool’s historic Albert Dock.

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A very special ladies’ lunch was held in Bowdon in memory of two children from Cheshire, Lucy Knighton, 18, and Issac Maley, aged nine.

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Downton Abbey creator Lord Julian Fellowes and Lady Emma Fellowes joined guests at a glamorous ball in aid of the Brainwave charity, of which they are patrons.

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Walks

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

You will pass lovely houses and pat quite a few horses in this month’s walk around Mobberley and Great Warford, writes Howard Bradbury.

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Friday, January 6, 2017

The Wirral Peninsula has a rich diversity of landscapes for walkers, we pick seven of our favourites,

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Wirral
Wednesday, December 14, 2016

From busy Disley to the wilds of Black Rocks and back again: that’s our walk for a fine day in December, writes Howard Bradbury

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Our walk this month begins and ends in Tarporley, the village once described as ‘one long street’ writes Howard Bradbury

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Tarporley
Wednesday, November 2, 2016

With the trees bursting forth in new colours, autumn is a beautiful time of year to take a stroll in the woods. Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s Katie Piercy tells us why to get out this November and where to go.

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Arts

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Give your loved one a gift to remember this Valentine’s Day with amazing artwork from FineArtSeen.

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Artist wins the Turner prize and the Hepworth Prize in 2016.

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Macclesfield

Thelwall artist Mike Hoyles explains why he loves to paint Cheshire in the snow

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To some, it may seem an unlikely alliance, an art gallery in leafy Congleton and an American street artist, who is one aerosol can away from controversy. But like the ‘special relationship’ forged between the UK and USA, it works.

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Restaurants

Friday, January 20, 2017

Let’s hear it for Hispi, a new restaurant in Didsbury and the third from Gary Usher, of Chester’s Sticky Walnut fame, writes Louise Allen-Taylor

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Cheshire Restaurants Didsbury

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Cheshire Restaurants Chester

Where the Light Gets In is one of the exciting new restaurants putting Stockport on the culinary map, as Janet Reeder discovers.

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Cheshire Restaurants Stockport
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Food & Drink

Friday, January 20, 2017

Let’s hear it for Hispi, a new restaurant in Didsbury and the third from Gary Usher, of Chester’s Sticky Walnut fame, writes Louise Allen-Taylor

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Cheshire Restaurants Didsbury

Bakery and restaurant in Stockton Heath specialises in a range of Chinese delicacies.

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Asian Food Warrington Stockton Heath

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Cheshire Restaurants Chester

Where the Light Gets In is one of the exciting new restaurants putting Stockport on the culinary map, as Janet Reeder discovers.

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Cheshire Restaurants Stockport

Photography

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Is there a pot of gold lying just over the hill? There may not be, but these photos do display the treasured landscape of our county,

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photography

Our readers capture a famous landmark that begins in the Welsh mountains and ends near the Irish Sea.

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Chester photography

Throughout most of England, mute swans have been a common sight for centuries, but in Cheshire their recent population history has been cause for concern, writes wildlife photographer Mick Taylor

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Cheshire Wildlife photography

Fashion, Health and Beauty

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Sewing success in Stockton Heath

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Stockton Heath

When Nicola Gleave was given a second chance at life she launched a not-for-profit business selling second hand designer clothing, some of it donated by celebrities. Emma Mayoh reports

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Jewellery designer and silversmith, Yvonne Chadderton from Davenham, is marking a special anniversary, writes Peter Harris.

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Homes and Gardens

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The saying ‘if you want something done properly, do it yourself’ has been the founding principle of many a business, and it’s certainly the case with Rachie B Bespoke Wallpaper in West Kirby.

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This classically elegant home in Malpas has everything you could possibly need

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Once a rocking horse was the ultimate status symbol Christmas toy. Rebekka O’Grady visits a Moreton craftsman

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Christmas

This stunning property is perfect for families.

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Celebrity Interviews

Monday, January 9, 2017

Lottie Hayes, from Sale, was scouted at the age of 13 and now models for Vogue. But she’s also whips up a mean cake, as Janet Reeder discovers.

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BBC Breakfast presenter Louise Minchin’s Celebrity MasterChef experience was a revelation - to herself. The TV journalist, who lives near Chester, admits she could hardly cook before taking up the challenge, writes Mairead Mahon.

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Welcome to a feast of literature as comedy writer Henry Normal talks about life and poetry and the Manchester Literature Festival

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Cheshire Housewife Seema Malhotra is more than just a lady who lunches, she’s also a jet-set mum who runs the luxury fashion brand Forever Unique, as Janet Reeder discovers.

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