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Altrincham Hosts – First Hosts Sign Up To Support Altrincham

Altrincham Hosts group
First Hosts sign up to support Altrincham Altrincham Hosts’ Launch Evening took place on Friday 23rd June at Altrincham Town Hall, giving local people the opportunity to find out about a variety of ways in which they can make a difference by volunteering at events and activities in Altrincham. Modelled on the successful Knutsford Hosts scheme, which has been running for...

Yogalife HOT Yoga Studio & Healthy Deli Opens In Altrincham 5 June 2017.

Rania Fawaz high lunge posture
Yogalife HOT yoga studio and healthy deli opens its healing doors to Altrincham at 7am on Monday 5th of June 2017. This little bit of heaven can be found on the corner of goose green at 61, Stamford new road, just 3 mins walk from the free parking at Sainsbury’s and 2 mins walk from Tesco. About us Yoga life is...

Annie: A Triumph At The Garrick, Altrincham – live review

Annie - Altrincham Garrick
Annie Altrincham, Garrick Playhouse 22 May 2017 Annie opened at the Garrick on Monday night. Hale and Altrincham Life's Nigel Carr caught the musical which features a host of local acting and singing talent, and reports back below. The musical opens to slides depicting the Great Depression following the Wall Street crash in 1929. Hooverville, the homeless persons village that grew up in Central...

Brassed Off Featuring The World Famous Wingates Brass Band Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Brassed Off Featuring The World Famous Wingates Brass Band
A stunning play, featuring the world famous Wingates Brass Band, Brassed Off found huge popularity with our audiences in two previous sold out productions. The stage adaptation by Paul Allen is set in Grimley (Grimethorpe), a mining town in the north of England, when the mine is up for closure. The plot concerns a family within a community fighting for...

Altrincham’s Caroline Brown In Monarch Charity Run

Monarch Charity Run
Manchester-based Monarch crew will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the ‘fastest marathon in a four person costume’ at next weekend’s London Marathon. The four are running on April 23 for Monarch Foundation charity partners, Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity (GOSH Charity) and Macmillan Cancer Support. A custom-made Monarch ‘aircraft’ was built by apprentices from Monarch Aircraft Engineering specifically...

AVS Digital FilmMaking Course – Booking Now

AVS Digital FilmMaking Course
Award Winning Club to re-run their course on Film Making. Altrincham Video Society - AVS MovieMakers will be re-running their Digital Filmmaking Course for beginners starting on May 3rd 2017. Originally delivered in September last year, it was so well received that the organisers have decided to run it all again later this Spring. The course itself is described as “A...

Rutherford and Son: Altrincham Garrick – Rehearsal Photos

Rutherford and Son - Altrincham Garrick Playhouse 5
Last week we announced the new play Rutherford & Son at The Garrick Playhouse Altrincham. This weekend the team have been hard at work rehearsing for the play which opens at the playhouse tonight. Take a look at the photographs below which illustrate just how much work goes in to a production with authentic costumes and sets! Rutherford is a period...

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Rutherford and Son

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Rutherford and Son
Rutherford and Son Altrincham Garrick Playhouse Monday 3rd to Saturday 8th April Evenings 7:30 This Powerful Edwardian Northern Classic was written in 1912 by Githa Sowerby, Rutherford and Son was a huge initial success, achieving widespread critical acclaim but then dropped out of sight. The plays modern revival did not begin until the 1980’s but it has now been performed...

Little Belters Entertain Marathon Runners For Fifth Year

Little Belters entertain marathon runners
Image caption: Little Belters in 2016 singing to the Marathon runners. CHILDREN from Sale and Altrincham Little Belters are joining forces for the fifth consecutive year, to sing to runners in the Greater Manchester Marathon on Sunday, April 2nd. The choir, for children aged 5-11 years, was most recently seen singing on Dragons’ Den, but will now will take prime position...

Altrincham Grammar School for Boys – Jesus Christ Superstar

AGS Judas
Lack of funding means musical spectaculars at Altrincham Grammar School for Boys are under threat. The squeeze in education budgets has seen the flagship school forced to scrap A Level Music as an option next year, along with A Level German and Latin. Next week sees the boys perform Jesus Christ Superstar: the most ambitious musical production the school has...