Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Asylum Seekers in Hale Village – What’s Happening?

Asylum Seekers in Hale Village, Cheshire - What's Happening
As most people are now aware, the Ashley Hotel is being converted to house over 100 single male asylum seekers in just a few weeks’ time. Some residents are very welcoming whereas many others are worried about just what 100 young men will get up to all day and others are worried about the safety of young females given...

CAFT – Christmas Ball 2022 – 3rd December

CAFT Christmas Ball 2022 (002)
The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust (CAFT) is holding their annual Charity Christmas Ball to celebrate 30 years of making a difference. The Ball is being held at The Mere Golf Resort & Spa on Saturday 3rd December 2022 and will be a fabulous night of celebration! There is a sparkling drinks reception, delicious four course meal, fabulous table gifts, amazing...

Hale Barns Carnival – This Weekend!

Hale Barns Carnival
SIZZLING WEEKEND PROMISED AT HALE BARNS CARNIVAL We are super impressed by the line-up at Hale Barns Carnival. As ever they have real artists playing series of concerts throughout the weekend, so hats off to all involved! Look out for the guys from Radio Alty who will be around during the weekend, doing live broadcasts - so say hello and get...

Caterer Nick Banks Diversifies During Covid-19 – Banksys Street Food Launches

Aistream - Banksy's Street Food
As a direct result of lock-down forcing the cancellation of events and functions, Banksys Street Food is ready for launch, bringing an American Style street food experience to the North West! The innovation of an authentic Vintage Style Street Food Trailer with great food, great service, and an unforgettable experience has arrived. Delivering freshly ‘smashed’ burgers, using local ingredients, and catering...

Hale Resident Jackie Atkins Launches Boutique Estate Agency, Hale Homes

Jackie Atkins - Hale Homes
Property expert and Hale resident Jackie Atkins has launched a boutique estate agency to serve the unique needs of the village she calls home

Greater Manchester and Cheshire Move to Tier 4

Greater Manchester and Cheshire Move to Tier 4
Matt Hancock has announced that more areas will be moving into tier 4 tonight, including the whole of the Greater Manchester, Warrington and Cheshire, from 1 minute past midnight 30th December. The details are: North West Greater Manchester (will be moving to Tier 4 from Thursday 31 December) Lancashire, Blackburn with Darwen, and Blackpool (will be moving to Tier 4 from...

Greater Manchester Including Trafford to Stay in Tier 3

Greater Manchester Tier 3
Greater Manchester - that means us - Hale, Altrincham, Timperley, Broadheath, Bowdon, Hale Barns - are all to remain in Tier 3 said Matt Hancock earlier. For those hoping that they could visit pubs and restaurants over the Christmas holiday, it comes as a vicious blow. To the owners of those establishments it must be like a stab through...

Friends Of Wine – New Hale Business – Born Out Of Lockdown

James and Dominic Hovington - Friends of Wine
Born out of lockdown, Friends of Wine are a family-owned wine company based in Hale, delivering award-winning wines direct to the front door of customers in South Manchester and North Cheshire. After seeing neighbours on the local Whatsapp group bemoan the supermarket’s lockdown restrictions on more than two bottles of wine, brothers James and Dominic Hovington – both second generation...

Phil Lines – Modern Maths Made Easy – Interview

Phil lines (Centre) & Children
Local Man Phil Lines Publishes 'Modern Maths Made Easy' to Help Parents of Young Children Altrincham local Phil Lines graduated in Electronics Engineering and achieved an MA in Business Administration before becoming a maths lecturer.  He has mentored employees and successfully taught many students up to A level. Phil has written what he describes as 'The must-have book for parents...

Hale Barns Carnival Announces Mini Edition For July 2020

Hale Barns Carnival - Mini Edition
Live Shows Feature George Michael Hale Barns Carnival has announced that it will return after all in 2020, with a mini-edition event following the relaxing of the government rules regarding outdoor events. The organisers have moved quickly to turn around a fantastic night of entertainment on Saturday 18th July, the date the original festival was due to take place. This smaller...