Northwich Guardian

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 18:30:00 +0000
Club teams up to make dream wedding come true
A BOXER forced to quit the ring due to a crippling condition longs to walk down the aisle unaided with his fiancée.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:00:00 +0000
Agency nurse axed after Avandale Lodge care home raises concerns
AN agency nurse has been banned from working unsupervised after a Lostock Gralam care home raised concerns about his performance.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 20:00:00 +0000
Musical fundraiser to support traders after Northwich market fire
ON the morning on Friday, January 3, onlookers stood stunned as they watched the outdoor market go up in flames.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:30:00 +0000
Macmillan cancer support team set for Tesco visit
FREE cancer information and support is coming to Northwich on Monday.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:53:45 +0000
Can these new M&S chilli buns really be classed as a hot cross bun?
THERE have been one of two cross words on social media after Marks and Spencer revealed a new hot cross bun flavour.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:30:00 +0000
How ‘Men in Sheds’ groups across Cheshire are giving older men a new lease of life
FOR many people, growing older can often mean dialling back on social activities and spending more time at home.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Northwich care home 'requires improvement', watchdog says
IMPROVEMENTS are called for at a Northwich care home where inspectors found food hydration needs weren’t monitored or managed well.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:30:00 +0000
Firefighters tackle chimney fire at pub
A CHIMNEY caught fire at a pub in Northwich.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 20:00:00 +0000
Kingsley Players pick up FOUR awards at regional ceremony
THE Kingsley Players enjoyed record success at this year's National Operatic and Dramatic Association north west awards.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:30:00 +0000
Drain investigations to close Pennys Lane between Broken Cross and Lach Dennis
A SECTION of road linking Broken Cross and Lach Dennis will be closed for three days from tomorrow, Tuesday.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:30:00 +0000
Cheshire West council aiming to raise tax by 3.99 per cent
RATEPAYERS in Northwich and Winsford are facing a council tax increase of 3.99 per cent from April to help fill a £23.5 million funding gap.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:50:00 +0000
Section of Barbers Lane to be closed for five days from today for repairs
A SECTION of Barbers Lane near Antrobus will be closed from today for five days.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:10:00 +0000
Aldi selling cheapest Valentine's Day meal for £10
A SUPER-MARKET giant says they have the cheapest Valentine's Day meal package as two can eat for less than £10.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:30:00 +0000
Vale Royal's Grace Roberts wins gold in Northern Cross Country Championships
GRACE Roberts is the new Northern Counties Cross Country Champion at girls' under 15s level.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:30:00 +0000
Police arrest driver found with cannabis on Darwin Street, Castle
POLICE officers have arrested a driver found in possession of 60 snap bags of cannabis destined for the streets of Northwich.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:32:32 +0000
Ice warning as Met Office predicts showers of rain, hail and sleet
WRAP up warm and make sure you've got plenty of de-icer as the morning commute tomorrow, Tuesday, is looking pretty chilly.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 14:47:45 +0000
New commemorative Brexit 50 pence coin revealed
THE new commemorative 50p coin to mark Britain’s departure from the EU this week has been unveiled by the Chancellor.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:41:01 +0000
Crews tackle car fire
FIREFIGHTERS wearing breathing apparatus tackled a car fire in Northwich.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Cheshire's NHS commissioners declare climate emergency
THE four organisations that fund NHS services in Cheshire are vowing to make tackling climate change a top priority as they merge into one body.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 18:30:00 +0000
Davenham neighbours lose planning battle over former abattoir
RESIDENTS have lost a battle against plans to convert a storage building in the garden of a Davenham home into accommodation after councillors approved the scheme.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 16:30:00 +0000
Weaverham Pre-school installs new sensory play equipment
CHILDREN are sensing something good thanks to new state-of-the-art equipment at Weaverham Pre-school.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 15:40:00 +0000
Who Wants to be a Millionaire is looking for contestants for new series
ARE you a pub quiz king or queen? Or maybe you just really want to mee Jeremy Clarkson?

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 11:30:00 +0000
Care workers take coaching badges to help disabled footballers
A GROUP of support workers have gained their football coaching badges to help people with learning disabilities and autism take part in the sport they love.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Former Nationwide in High Street to become orthodontist practice
THE former Nationwide building society branch in High Street is to become an orthodontist practice.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 08:00:00 +0000
Northwich comes up short of top prizes at Great British High Street Awards
NORTHWICH narrowly missed out on the top prizes on offer at the Great British High Street Awards.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Hollyoaks' original 'Harry' set for life behind the lens
DANNY Seymour has just been announced as one of five young filmmakers who’ll make a short film for Sky Arts as part of shortFLIX – Creative England’s short film-making programme.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 18:30:00 +0000
Victims of crime feedback to help inform improvements
CHESHIRE’S police and crime commissioner is seeking victim feedback on the support victims have received from the police and other criminal justice services.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:30:00 +0000
Council prepares for resurfacing programme to extend life expectancy of roads
CHESHIRE West and Chester Council will start preparation work for its resurfacing programme this month to get ready for when warmer weather arrives.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 12:35:02 +0000
Firefighters tackle minivan fire on Chester Road, Greenbank
FIREFIGHTERS were called out to tackle a minivan fire in the early hours of this morning, Saturday.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 06:50:00 +0000
How to plan a bargain break in 2020
Sterling has strengthened - but that's not all you need to know about booking a budget-friendly holiday this year.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:00:00 +0000
Marie Curie calls for volunteers to help with Daffodil Appeal
A LEADING national charity has issued an urgent appeal for volunteers in Northwich.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 16:30:00 +0000
Talented young theatre cast sets off on trip to Narnia
TAKE a trip to Narnia at The Harlequin Theatre with the young cast of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:07:50 +0000
Wetherspoon pubs tell parents with children they can only have two drinks
HOW many drinks would you have when you're out with your kids?

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:20:00 +0000
This dog food has been urgently recalled over salmonella risk
DOG owners have been urged to check and return dog food found to contrain salmonella.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 11:30:00 +0000
Cheshire Police launch campaign to reduce Land Rover Defender thefts
CHESHIRE Police’s Rural Crime Team has launched a new campaign to combat a rise in the number of Land Rover Defender thefts.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 08:00:00 +0000
Conflicting opinions on 'ambitious' HS2 project despite overspend and delay
A NATIONAL Audit Office update on HS2 has said that all parties ‘underestimated the complexity’ of building the high-speed rail network.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Probe into domestic abuse cases reveals improvements are needed in police investigations
AN inspection into domestic abuse cases in Cheshire, along with three other counties, has revealed that police investigations need to be improved where there is no support from the victim.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:30:00 +0000
Kerry Katona to star in Wizard of Oz at Memorial Court
KERRY Katona is to star opposite Basil Brush in an Easter panto at Memorial Court.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:30:00 +0000
Excited children learn how to make a perfect loaf
EXCITED children have been inspired to become bakers.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 20:00:00 +0000
Artists and creatives sought for this summer’s Northwich Festival of Arts
NORTHWICH BID is on the lookout for artists and creatives to perform at the town’s Festival of Arts this summer.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:30:00 +0000
Modern housing estate with wildlife zone proposed for former All in One Garden Centre site in Allostock
A MODERN housing estate complete with a large wildlife zone has been proposed for the site of a former garden centre.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0000
Cheshire West council sets aim to become carbon-free by 2030
COUNCILLORS have agreed a firm target for Cheshire West and Chester Council to become a carbon-free authority by 2030.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:00:00 +0000
Amazon scam warning: 'Hang up immediately' warn police
POLICE forces around the country are warning about a telephone scam that has tricked people out of hundreds of thousands of pounds.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 11:30:00 +0000
New online directory provides information on local services
A new online directory has been launched for residents, carers and their families.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:32:51 +0000
Malcolm Arnold receives IOC lifetime achievement award
MALCOLM Arnold OBE’s work has just been recognised by one of world sport’s biggest bodies – the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:13:42 +0000
Crash on A556 between Davenham and Rudheath causes traffic
THE A556 was partially blocked this morning, Thursday, between the Davenham Roundabout and King Street following a crash.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:00:00 +0000
Cheshire West council backs No Outsiders and LGBT-inclusive lessons
CHESHIRE West and Chester Council has thrown its support behind LGBT-inclusive education and is urging Government to give teachers the training and resources they need.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Council gives update on market future amid traders’ concerns over lack of communication
CHESHIRE West and Chester Council has said that 'potentially unsafe' elements of the fire-damaged Northwich Outdoor Market will be demolished in the coming week.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 06:30:00 +0000
Residents ‘up in arms’ over plans to close Sandiway Surgery
CUDDINGTON and Sandiway residents say they are ‘up in arms’ over plans to close their local surgery.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 20:00:00 +0000
Police stop ‘lazy’ tractor driver with unsecured load on A49 in Cuddington
A TRACTOR driver admitted to being ‘lazy’ after being pulled over by police in Cuddington yesterday, Tuesday.