Monday, August 10, 2020

The Three Alternative Routes from Bucklow Hill To Altrincham

The Swan Bucklow Hill
Most people believed that there would have been a road linking the two locations but now that the roadworks are finished all has become apparent

Altrincham Goose Green Festival This Weekend – Live & Free

Altrincham Goose Green Festival
Altrincham’s hugely popular Goose Green Summer Festival, now in its third year, will be back this August bank holiday weekend.

The King George Hale Refurbishment – James Dodd Interview

The King George Hale James Dodd & John Th Chef
James and John The King George Hale - James Dodd Interview The King George sits on Moss Lane near the football ground in Hale and has had a long and varied history. Back in the 70s it was known as The Moss and has long been a venue for visiting football fans from across the North West. Large and spacious it...

Altrincham Town Centre Game 9th September – Unique Live Adventure Game

Altrincham Town Centre Game
Do you feel like testing your powers of deduction? Fancy pitting your wits against Altrincham’s most ancient criminal fraternity? Could you solve a centuries old mystery and save the professor into the bargain? Detective Inspector Ranney needs YOU!

Broadheath Primary School Awarded Silver Primary Science Quality Mark

Broadheath Primary
Broadheath Primary School awarded Silver Primary Science Quality Mark After 12 months of hard work, Broadheath Primary School has achieved the Silver Primary Science Quality Mark, the aim of which is to improve engagement in science across the whole school. Subject leaders Mrs Rogers and Mrs Heys have been working hard over the last 12 months with both staff and...

Altrincham Man Launches Bee Industrious In Manchester

Bee Industrious
Bee Industrious Swarms into Manchester Bee Industrious the market research and insights agency which launched earlier this year is celebrating a triumphant first quarter, which has seen the business win many major clients including leading kids’ digital platform SuperAwesome, National Food Skills Academy, Quintessential Brands and the International Trade Council. The agency which provides market research and insight services to clients...

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...

Hale’s Theo Sharrock Receives Top Award From Cambridge

Hale's Theo Sharrock Larmor
EXCEPTIONAL STUDENT RECEIVES TOP AWARD FROM CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY IN SAME WEEK HE’S ACCEPTED TO BEGIN STUDYING FOR THE PRIESTHOOD Hale’s Theo Sharrock, has been officially recognised as an “exceptional student” by Cambridge University’s St John’s College, which has this week honoured him with the Larmor Award. At the same time, Salford’s Bishop John Arnold has accepted Theo’s application to begin studies...

Altrincham Gets Its First Microbrewery At The Con Club

Altrincham First Microbrewery
A brand new microbrewery is opening in Altrincham and it’s called Federation. The brewery shares its home with new bar and restaurant, The Con Club, in the former Working Men’s Conservative Club on Greenwood Street. It will be the town centre’s first microbrewery. The brewery has been named Federation after the brewery that used to provide beers for the country’s Working...

The Stamford Arms – Plans Approved – Work Starts Tomorrow

Stamford Arms Bowdon - Plans Approved
Lazy summer days sitting out the front on the grass sipping Boddingtons. Marjorie Arnold's clipped accent, John the barman telling us "Ladies and Gentlemen can I have your glasses please?" Fond memories of the Stamford in the 70s and 80s. It's transformation in to a gastropub in the late 90s and early 00s - when they served steak on...