Friday, June 21, 2024

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...

Harfest – Altrincham – This Weekend 22nd – 23rd September

Harfest Altrincham
Altrincham's Harfest Is This Weekend! We are promoting this because there is no Harfest page on facebook so when you search on Facebook you don't get anything! As it is arguably THE event of the year we thought we would try and help! Free Events THE MAIN EVENTS ARE FREE - YOU DO NOT NEED TO BOOK TABLES TO SEE THE MAIN STAGE ON CENTRAL...

Donald Trump To Visit Altrincham – And We Get A Day Off!

Donald Trump To Visit Altrincham
Donald Trump To Visit Altrincham In May – Altrincham To Celebrate With New Holiday – Trump Day! Altrincham has always been a magnet for US superstars. Justin Beiber and David Guest drinking in The Faulkners, Rhianna in Heart and Soul. Now US President Donald Trump is visiting Altrincham on Monday, May 21st, two days after the Royal Wedding! The town council...

New Restaurants & Old Favourites to open in Hale Village? Read on…..

Hale Village at Night
We have some exciting news on the Hale restaurant & bar scene. After what seems like a bleak 6 months for the once thriving Hale Drinking and Dining scene, with many former favourites closing down, we've finally got some exciting news. All stories below are from respected local sources, however, we’ve reached out to various people and organisations for confirmation on...

Hickory’s Smokehouse Team Say It’s ‘Early Day’s For The Proposed New Restaurant.

Hickory's Hale
The team behind Hickory’s Smokehouse have issued a statement in relation to their proposed new restaurant in Hale. Stressing that the process is still in the ‘very early stages’, founder Neil McDonnell explained that the application was still with the planning department at Trafford Council. ‘Hale has always been on our ‘wish-list’ of locations’, commented Neil. ‘It’s such a beautiful village...

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.

The Best Pubs & Bars In Altrincham For Gluten Free Beer

Altrinham Gluten Free drinking & dining
It is estimated that up to 630,000 people are Coeliac in the UK but only 23% of them diagnosed. That's approaching half a million people walking around who are potentially destroying their digestive tracts with the dreaded disease. It is estimated that 15% or 4 million UK households follow a gluten-free diet. That's over 8 million people who are either Coeliac, are...

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 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...