Friday, September 25, 2020

The Cheshire Cook Book – Featuring Recipes From Hale and Altrincham

The Cheshire Cook Book
Celebrate the region’s vibrant food and drink scene with The Cheshire Cook Book The eagerly anticipated Cheshire Cook Book is now on sale, featuring over 50 stunning recipes and stories from some of Cheshire’s finest restaurants, cafés, delicatessens, pubs, producers and suppliers. The book is the 9th in the ‘Get Stuck In’ series of regional cook books by Meze Publishing, who were...

Tavern On The Green Altrincham To Open After Refurbishment

Tavern On The Green - Artsits Impression
The Tavern On The Green which used to be The Faulkeners at the join of Railway St and Stamford New Road is set to open its doors once again after a major refurbishment.This historic Altrincham venue is being completely upgraded and modernised and will feature a vastly superior food menu, bar snacks and cask ales. The site which has...

Cheshire Children’s Arts Club Parsley Pie Celebrates 15 Years in Business

Jen & Parsley Pie logo
Hale based children’s arts club Parsley Pie is celebrating 15 years in business. The brainchild of professional artist, Jenny Bent, the club offers art classes, workshops and parties for children from the ages of 12 months-18 years. The success of the business has seen two new Parsley Pie clubs open in Stockport and Whitefield. Parsley Pie has always been about...

Aurous: New Cocktail Bar For Altrincham

Aurous - 21 Ashley Rd Altrincham
Jess Henderson been in contact to us to inform us of a new cocktail bar that is to open in Altrincham - 21 Ashley Rd where Heart and Soul used to be. Aurous, which refers to gold is 'owned by a local resident' - she's not being any more candid that that!. It's a high end cocktail bar serving unique drinks,...

Facebook Revolutionises Local Business Search With Facebook Services

Facebook New Services
Let Facebook help you find the best professional services in your local area by this amazingly simple to use, free app says Sreedev Sharma at Acodez. What am I talking about? - well if you need a plumber in Altrincham or an electrician in Hale then you can simply go to and use the page to find the best business in...

Geoff Swain Shoe Repairers: Woodfield Road, Broadheath – interview and review

Geoff Swain Outside His Shoe Repaiers
With it's ever changing fascias Altrincham is virtually unrecognisable from the late 1990's never mind the 1890's, but sneak out a little further from the once bustling town centre and you will find a gem of a shop that has remained almost unchanged in over 117 years. Currently owned by Geoff Swain, the Shoe Repairers on Woodfield Road, Broadheath has...

Six Empty Shop In Hale Village – Speculation Mounts

The Black Rose Emtp Shop
Rather unusually there are now sixe empty shop in Altrincham and that doesn't include the old Spice Lounge that is still under wraps with the 'OK we are getting tired of guessing now' question marks on the boarded up frontage. Its always interesting to speculate but what would YOU like to see take their places? The Raj' takeaway and what was...

The Cheshire Tap Opening in Altrincham To Replace The Classroom

The Cheshire Tap
Sneaky little peak through the window into 'The Cheshire Tap'. One of 2 new bars set to open in Altrincham this Christmas. They are currently hiring so if you are interested, please contact them direct.On the corner of King's Court opposite the new hospital the bar will feature selections of local beers. H&A©

New Furniture Shop Ombak Opens In Altrincham

New Shop Opening Ombak – Moss Lane Altrincham. There is a new shop on the block with Ombak furniture opening in the town centre on Moss Lane next to Velo Expresso – we caught up with local James Tatham who launched the venture two weeks ago. 'The angle is that the wood is all reclaimed – it's a real unique selling...

New Altrincham Gift Shop – IDAHO

Amy Bartlett At Idaho Altrincham
Altrincham Gift Shop - IDAHO Idaho, the brainchild of Local girl Amy Bartlett (25) opens its doors on Tuesday the 25th August and is situated in the Stamford Quarter on the corner of Greenwood Street and Shaw's Road, opposite the entrance to the new Market Hall. The shop will sell an eclectic mix of eye popping gifts and home wares...