Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Home Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Catch up with our lifestyle writers at Hale and Altrincham Life.

Dunham In The Fog – Photos By David Gleave

Dunham In The Fog - David Gleave (7)
David Gleave is a photographer based in Altrincham. The majority of his subject matter is documenting people either as portraits or simply candidly recording humans going about their daily routines. He is not particularly interested in landscapes, that is until fog descends on his hometown, when he grabs his camera and heads for Dunham Massey. These stunning images were all made...

Anger at Altrincham Car Park Targeting Legitimate Users With Parking Tickets – How To Win An Appeal!

goose green car park
There is growing anger among users of Goose Green Multi Storey in Altrincham after a spate of PCNs have been sent out by Smart parking

Passionate About Plants?…so is Altrincham

Passionate about plants - altrincham
Altrincham is to hold a week-long celebration of all things floral with a programme packed with activities, workshops and offers around the town.  The week will coincide with the RHS Flower Show Tatton Park when Altrincham Interchange will host the RHS Flower Show Tatton Park’s FREE shuttle bus to and from the Tatton Showground. Altrincham Unlimited, Altrincham’s Business Improvement District,...

2018 National Toast Day Celebrations – Altrincham Market – 22nd Feb

National Toast Day
Pop-up to New Market Square, Altrincham Market, on Thursday 22 February and help multi-award-winning artisan baker Aidan Monks from Lovingly Artisan and the foodie gang, including the likes of Tender Cow, Wolfhouse Kitchen, Market House Café, Little Window and Nationale7 celebrate National Toast Day 2018.

Prairie Planting In A Small Garden – Gardening Supplement

Prairie Planting
Top: Helenium Prairie Planting In A Small Garden I get well and truly overwhelmed when visiting the plant nursery in summer - rows and rows of amazing colours, shapes and textures - it’s a dangerous place and almost impossible to leave without a load of plants that I don't really need but cannot resist! My favourites at this time of year are...

Gardening Supplement – Garden Boundaries – A Climber For Every Aspect

Garden Boundaries
Garden Boundaries - A climber for every aspect… Regardless of the style of your garden, whether full of plants with a romantic cottage feel, or sleek, modern and architectural, it’s boundaries tend to be one of three – hedges, walls or fences. Hedges are a key choice for many, they add a mass of vertical greenery, break up the hard landscaping elements...

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...

Gardening Supplement – Transform Your Garden In To A Chelsea Contender … And Save The Bees While You’re At It!

Chelsea Contender
Transform Your Garden In To A Chelsea Contender … And Save The Bees While You’re At It! The Chelsea Flower Show is almost upon us, the most exciting week in the garden lover’s calendar!!  If you’re not an avid watcher then give it a go – there’s so much inspiration to be had for your own garden.  I foolishly booked a...

Gardening Supplement – Planting For Shade

planting for shade
Planting For Shade Frances Kandel A south facing garden may be one of the top ‘wants’ when purchasing a house, but to me it’s not ‘the be all and end all’. Gardens with other aspects - even north – can be just as practical, if not more so. Yes, it’s nice to have a sunny garden, but it is also beneficial...

Easy Fruit and Veg to Grow at Home & What to do in The Garden This Month

Easy Fruit and Veg to Grow at Home
Easy Fruit and Veg to Grow at Home & What to do in The Garden This Month Frances Kandel There is something very satisfying about growing your own, watching the seeds you carefully sowed slowly developing in to healthy strong plants, which then begin baring fruit or veg and eventually the really exciting bit comes – picking the crop and eating! Lets...