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5 things to do in Cheshire this weekend

PUBLISHED: 09:42 18 September 2017 | UPDATED: 09:42 18 September 2017

Spend the weekend in Cheshire

Spend the weekend in Cheshire


Some inspiration for your weekend entertainment.

22nd - 23rd September

A Murder is Announced

Eastenders’ Louise Jameson and Janet Dibley star in the acclaimed production of the classic Miss Marple mystery A Murder Is Announced by Agatha Christie.

Crewe Lyceum 01270 368242


23rd - 24th September

Great British Food Festival

This fantastic food festival is back with over 100 food stalls, Man Vs Food, live chef demos from Bake Off stars, kids cookery lessons, circus workshop and live music throughout the day.

Arley Hall, Northwich, www.greatbritishfoodfestival.com


14th September - 14th October

Our Town

Our Town tells the story of Emily and George, two unremarkable teenagers growing up in a small New Hampshire town at the turn of the last century. The audience is invited to eavesdrop on this tightly wound community as events unfold across the course of a decade.

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, 0161 833 9833


to 15 October

ARK Sculpture Exhibition

ARK is the largest free to enter modern sculpture exhibition to be held in the North West of England and features 90 works of art by more than 50 celebrated sculptors including Damien Hirst and Antony Gormley

Chester Cathedral, Tel: 01244 324756


to 23 September

Inspired by India

An exhibition and activity programme celebrating the UK/India year of culture.

The Silk Museum, Macclesfield, 01625 612045

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Emma Mayoh meets some of the people making a big impression in this beautiful corner of Cheshire

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Friday, September 15, 2017

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Not one, but two castles loom over us on this month’s walk - a circuit of Beeston and Peckforton, writes howard bradbury

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Friday, September 8, 2017

This summer, the Nantwich Show celebrated 120 years. Rebekka O’Grady talks to both seasoned and newer competitors about what it’s like to take part.

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Monday, September 4, 2017

The RHS Flower Show Tatton Park wowed visitors once again with fantastic horticultural displays, writes Rebekka O’Grady.

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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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Katie Piercy from Cheshire Wildlife Trust explores what lives on our rivers, and the threats they are facing

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