With the edge of the Peak District just a few miles to the east, Stockport is often overlooked as a walking destination. These set of walks should help you discover the beautiful scenery and fascinating history of the area.
Contestants unbuckled their belts in hope of being crowned winner of the ultimate gastronomical challenge. Inspired by cult US series ‘Man v Food’, a mammoth eating competition took place at the Robinsons Brewery’s Visitor Centre in Stockport.
How many Cheshire Life readers remember the days when every town had several large cinemas? We take a trip down Memory Lane, recalling how a visit to the flicks could be a full day out WORDS BY SAM BRADLEY
Stockport Town Hall, known locally as 'The Wedding Cake' celebrates its 100th birthday on July 7. Ray King looks back at the history of this grand building, officially opened in 1908 by the Prince of Wales