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Food chiller causes fire at Sandbach newsagents

FIREFIGHTERS from Sandbach were called to reports of a possible fire at newsagents in Penda Way.

Crews attended the scene at around 8.50pm on Wednesday, May 23, and found that a full evacuation of the store had taken place.

The team used a thermal imaging camera to examine

2018-05-24 11:29
Luxury Porsche car stolen from Sandbach dealership

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a burglary at a car dealership in Sandbach.

At around 2.35am on Monday, May 21, the dealership at The Hill in Newcastle Road was broken into and one of the vehicles inside was used to ram open the front gate.

The

2018-05-23 11:05
Cheshire East Council's landfill use hits a new low

LESS than five per cent of east Cheshire’s rubbish is now being sent to landfill.

When it was formed in 2009, Cheshire East Council sent all its non-recyclable waste to landfill – a total of 95,800 tonnes, which was enough to fill 169 Olympic swimming pools.

2018-05-22 19:20
New boss of Cheshire Fire appointed following 'quite extreme interrogation'

A NEW boss of Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has been appointed following 'quite extreme' levels of 'interrogation'.

The cross-party Cheshire Fire Authority unanimously agreed to appoint Mark Cashin to the post of chief fire officer and chief executive of the service during

2018-05-22 18:17
New boss of Cheshire Fire appointed following 'quite extreme interrogation'

A NEW boss of Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has been appointed following 'quite extreme' levels of 'interrogation'.

The cross-party Cheshire Fire Authority unanimously agreed to appoint Mark Cashin to the post of chief fire officer and chief executive of the service during

2018-05-22 17:14
Tesco axing ‘confusing’ best-before labels on fruit and veg to cut food waste

TESCO is to remove 'best-before' labels from nearly all its own-brand fruit and vegetables in a bid to cut food waste.

The supermarket giant says shoppers often find themselves 'confused' by the difference between best-before and use-by dates – meaning perfectly

2018-05-22 14:05
Cheshire residents in rural areas to be consulted on crime

RESIDENTS who live in Cheshire’s rural areas are being asked by the county’s police and crime commissioner to have their say on how crime affects the countryside.

David Keane, police and crime commissioner, has launched a survey on the matter and the feedback they

2018-05-21 18:08
Cheshire residents in rural areas to be consulted on crime

RESIDENTS who live in Cheshire’s rural areas are being asked by the county’s police and crime commissioner to have their say on how crime affects the countryside.

David Keane, police and crime commissioner, has launched a survey on the matter and the feedback they

2018-05-21 17:05
£10k ‘fairness’ scheme is unfair

Sometimes someone comes up with an idea that is so half-baked, you can only shake your head in despair and check the calender just to see if it’s April 1.

And what is it that has got me all perplexed?

It is the idea that a £10,000 payment should be given to the

2018-05-20 16:53
£10k ‘fairness’ scheme is unfair

Sometimes someone comes up with an idea that is so half-baked, you can only shake your head in despair and check the calender just to see if it’s April 1.

And what is it that has got me all perplexed?

It is the idea that a £10,000 payment should be given to the

2018-05-20 13:44
Cheshire Police chiefs say dash cam footage can catch litter louts

DASH cam footage could play a key role in catching litter louts, according to police chiefs.

The matter was highlighted during last Wednesday's public scrutiny board meeting at Cheshire Constabulary's headquarters in Winsford.

And it sparked concerns from David Keane,

2018-05-19 21:59
Cheshire Police chiefs say dash cam footage can catch litter louts

DASH cam footage could play a key role in catching litter louts, according to police chiefs.

The matter was highlighted during last Wednesday's public scrutiny board meeting at Cheshire Constabulary's headquarters in Winsford.

And it sparked concerns from David Keane,

2018-05-19 18:50
New report shows east Cheshire slump in affordable housebuilding

PLANNING board members from across the political divide are stressing the need to build affordable homes after new east Cheshire figures showed a decline.

At a strategic planning board meeting on Wednesday, officers presented the latest Cheshire East Council authority monitoring

2018-05-18 14:02
Cheshire East reveals one in 10 of borough's shops are empty

COUNCILLORS were left stunned after a report showing the impact of out-of-town shops on east Cheshire’s high streets was revealed – one week after a 2,292sq m out-of-town Lidl was approved.

At a strategic planning board meeting on Wednesday, officers presented the

2018-05-18 11:56
Maximum stakes on fixed odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

THE amount people can stake on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) will be slashed to £2 to reduce the risk of 'gambling-related harm', the Government has announced.

It said the move will cut the risk of potentially large financial losses from the controversial machines as

2018-05-17 14:56
Maximum stakes on fixed odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

THE amount people can stake on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) will be slashed to £2 to reduce the risk of 'gambling-related harm', the Government has announced.

It said the move will cut the risk of potentially large financial losses from the controversial machines as

2018-05-17 14:56
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Dozens injured during clashes at Israel-Gaza border

Dozens of Palestinians have been injured during protests along the border with Israel, Gaza’s Health Ministry has said.

It said most of the 86 people injured were treated for tear gas inhalation, while some sustained gunshot wounds.

Israel’s military said

2018-05-25 21:05
Strong turnout reported in Irish abortion referendum

Votes continue to be cast in Ireland’s abortion referendum amid reports of strong turnout numbers in many parts of the country.

Polls close at 10pm, with 6,500 voting centres across the state likely to witness the traditional evening surge in people arriving to vote after

2018-05-25 21:05
Barnier calls for ‘realism’ over post-Brexit EU-UK relationship

The European Union’s Brexit negotiator has called for “realism” over the terms of the future relationship between the UK and Brussels.

Michel Barnier’s comments came after claims from EU officials that Britain has a “fantasy” approach to the talks

2018-05-25 21:05
England v Pakistan – story of the second day of the first Test

England paid a heavy price for their own faulty batting as Pakistan demonstrated how it should be done on day two of the first NatWest Test at Lord’s.

Babar Azam top-scored with 68 before having to retire hurt, and the tourists duly put themselves in a position surely beyond

2018-05-25 21:05
Pakistan build big lead as England struggle in the field

England paid a heavy price for their own faulty batting as Pakistan demonstrated how it should be done on day two of the first NatWest Test at Lord’s.

Babar Azam top-scored with 68 before having to retire hurt, and the tourists duly put themselves in a position surely beyond

2018-05-25 21:05
Salah a long way from being Ronaldo’s equal – Sergio Ramos

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos believes Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah still has some way to go to match team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi as they are “in another orbit”.

Salah has enjoyed an incredible debut season, scoring 44 goals in

2018-05-25 21:05
Family members pay tribute to man who died in collision in Congleton

Family members have paid tribute to a man who died in a road traffic collision in Congleton yesterday (Thursday) and asked for the public to help police with information.

The crash happened at around 6.55pm on Reades Lane and involved a tractor and a motorbike. Sadly the motorcyclist,

2018-05-25 20:59
Grenfell inquiry asked: Why wasn’t more done to save victims?

The bereaved relative of a family of five “cremated unwillingly” in the Grenfell Tower fire has asked why more was not done to save her loved ones trapped as the high-rise burned “like a torch”.

The June 14 blaze almost halved the number of grandchildren in

2018-05-25 20:03
Latest news from Crewe
2018-05-25 21:05 Dozens injured during clashes at Israel-Gaza border
2018-05-25 21:05 Strong turnout reported in Irish abortion referendum
2018-05-25 21:05 Barnier calls for ‘realism’ over post-Brexit EU-UK relationship
2018-05-25 21:05 England v Pakistan – story of the second day of the first Test
2018-05-25 21:05 Pakistan build big lead as England struggle in the field
2018-05-25 21:05 Salah a long way from being Ronaldo’s equal – Sergio Ramos
2018-05-25 20:59 Family members pay tribute to man who died in collision in Congleton
2018-05-25 20:03 Grenfell inquiry asked: Why wasn’t more done to save victims?
2018-05-25 20:03 Boy, 13, charged over death of schoolgirl
2018-05-25 20:03 Corbyn told about Brexit fears during N Ireland border visit
2018-05-25 20:03 Liverpool fans set to miss Champions League final after mayor admits defeat
2018-05-25 20:03 Liverpool fans set to miss Champions League final after mayor admits defeat
2018-05-25 20:03 Use of military grade agent in spy poisoning not possible, says Putin
2018-05-25 20:03 95-year-old man arrested over death of carer
2018-05-25 20:03 Stokes strikes for England but Pakistan forge ahead
2018-05-25 20:03 Zinedine Zidane as brilliant as a coach as he was as a player – Jurgen Klopp
2018-05-25 20:03 Pakistan build formidable lead over England at Lord’s
2018-05-25 20:03 Rory McIlroy round the best Alex Noren has ever seen
2018-05-25 19:00 Fire crews rescue second sheep from bridge in week
2018-05-25 19:00 Grinning Harvey Weinstein on one million dollar bail after rape charge
2018-05-25 19:00 Liverpool mayor braces football fans trying to get to Kiev for disappointment
2018-05-25 19:00 Google and Facebook hit by GDPR complaints
2018-05-25 19:00 Theresa May spotted watching cricket at Lord’s
2018-05-25 19:00 Police issue e-fit of sunglasses-wearing suspect after distraction robbery
2018-05-25 19:00 Youth held after fellow student and teacher hurt in US school shooting
2018-05-25 19:00 Stokes strikes twice on day two but Pakistan ahead
2018-05-25 19:00 Till confident of stopping Thompson in ‘very emotional’ homecoming
2018-05-25 19:00 Romania striker Florin Andone agrees to join Brighton
2018-05-25 19:00 Konta confident of breaking French Open duck
2018-05-25 17:57 Blogger guilty of creating grossly offensive material over anti-Semitic songs
2018-05-25 17:57 Abortion referendum: Coaches laid on to help delayed voters get ferry to Ireland
2018-05-25 17:57 Netherlands and Australia blame Russia for downing Flight MH17
2018-05-25 17:57 Independence could replace the despair of Brexit with optimism, Sturgeon says
2018-05-25 17:57 Professional violinist offers calming performance for delayed flight passengers
2018-05-25 17:57 Pacific blue and Californian poppies adorn Meghan’s Coat of Arms
2018-05-25 17:57 Fred flattered by Manchester United interest
2018-05-25 17:57 Spotlight is on Exeter, not us – Saracens hooker Jamie George
2018-05-25 17:51 Roadworks will see road closures in Middlewich
2018-05-25 16:53 Father of ‘bubbly’ Grenfell victim, 12, describes ’emptiness inside us all’
2018-05-25 16:53 Taoiseach and Irish political leaders cast votes on abortion laws
2018-05-25 16:53 Harvey Weinstein charged with rape
2018-05-25 16:53 D-Day veteran who survived hammer attack says: Worse things happen at sea
2018-05-25 16:53 Why Samsung is stumping up £400m to rival Apple
2018-05-25 16:53 Trump: North Korea statement on summit ‘good news’
2018-05-25 16:53 Ex-special adviser to former defence secretary cleared of sex assault at party
2018-05-25 16:53 Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo eyeing long-overdue victory on streets of Monaco
2018-05-25 16:53 Fernando Alonso hopes to go into Monaco Grand Prix on back of Real Madrid win
2018-05-25 16:53 Pakistan move into the lead as England toil
2018-05-25 16:47 Boomtown Nantwich best in the league of empty shops
2018-05-25 16:47 Five men ransack pensioner's home and threaten him with garden shears
Latest news from Great Britain
2018-05-25 21:26 Liverpool fans stranded ahead of Champion's League final as flights to Kiev cancelled
2018-05-25 21:26 Parents told to change their baby's name because 'it is not gender appropriate' - or have one chosen by the court
2018-05-25 21:26 Hacker who made £1.6m in Bitcoins selling people's bank details on dark web is jailed for 10 years
2018-05-25 21:26 Mum's impassioned plea to people of Ireland to protect her six-year-old autistic daughter from abortion ban
2018-05-25 21:26 Mum's impassioned plea to people of Ireland to protect her six-year-old autistic daughter from abortion ban
2018-05-25 21:17 Mystery behind notorious theft of 1966 World Cup trophy is ‘finally revealed’
2018-05-25 21:17 Man who swallowed razors and soiled himself in court is jailed for murdering grandfather
2018-05-25 21:05 Pokemon Go Adventure Week: How to defeat Aerodactyl Raid Boss
2018-05-25 21:05 Sam Chatto – An Apology – 25 May 2018
2018-05-25 21:05 Terminal liver cancer sufferer defies doctors to run 145 MILES down Grand Union Canal
2018-05-25 21:05 Stephen Hawking's FINAL THEORY: Close friend reveals last collaboration on the Big Bang
2018-05-25 21:05 Airbnb: New Orleans could ban short-term rentals in the city
2018-05-25 21:05 Chloe Madeley flaunts cleavage in plunging playsuit after being SLAMMED at Royal Wedding
2018-05-25 21:05 Macron PUNISHED by strikes: Sharp drop in polls follows France being crippled by unions
2018-05-25 21:05 Royal Coat of Arms in pictures: Princess Diana to Kate, Duchess of Cambridge
2018-05-25 21:05 The Chase viewers stunned as contestant makes shocking mistake: 'Oh dear'
2018-05-25 21:05 French mayor refuses to dismantle makeshift Ramadan tents despite court order
2018-05-25 21:05 Anti-Semitic blogger Alison Chabloz found GUILTY of creating "grossly offensive" material
2018-05-25 21:05 Arthritis symptoms: Five exercises to ease pain and prevent future discomfort
2018-05-25 21:05 Ruth Davidson DISMANTLES Sturgeon's plan to keep sterling in future independent Scotland
2018-05-25 21:05 Pensioner, 95, arrested on suspicion of murder after carer, 61, dies
2018-05-25 20:59 Liverpool fans turn Kiev RED as club legends take selfies with supporters
2018-05-25 20:59 Two Brits arrested after woman raped at Marbella hotel
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2018-05-25 20:50 The heartbreaking moment two boys speak about their brother's rare illness
2018-05-25 20:50 The heartbreaking moment two boys speak about their brother's rare illness
2018-05-25 20:50 Live as three car crash blocks Willerby Road - updates
2018-05-25 20:50 Hull KR v Wigan Warriors: Live build-up, match updates and reaction of the Super League clash
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2018-05-25 20:35 Harvey Weinstein: What books was disgraced movie producer carrying to police station?
2018-05-25 20:35 Weinstein: Who has accused disgraced movie mogul
2018-05-25 20:14 Man, 95, arrested for murder after carer dies in hospital
2018-05-25 20:14 Chef tries to shoot nemesis rat but armed police turn up to save it
2018-05-25 20:14 Teacher dies in tragic skydiving accident after heavy landing
2018-05-25 20:14 Your TV might ‘break’ during the Champion’s League final, and here’s why
2018-05-25 20:14 Scaffolders use cherry picker to rescue woman from bridge
2018-05-25 20:03 Plane fares: Flight prices set to go up due to oil hike
2018-05-25 20:03 Liver cancer symptoms: Eight signs that could indicate you have the disease
2018-05-25 20:03 Escape to the Country presenter reveals Strictly Come Dancing dreams: ‘I’m obsessed’
2018-05-25 20:03 Mini stroke symptoms: Four ways to prevent a transient ischaemic attack happening
2018-05-25 20:03 World’s oldest DANDRUFF found on head and shoulders of 125m-year-old raptor dinosaur
2018-05-25 20:03 Avengers Infinity War end credits: Writers reveal why Ant-Man was saved for Avengers 4
2018-05-25 20:03 'We don't want to wash EU's dirty dishes' Western Balkans citizens REJECT joining EU
2018-05-25 20:03 Solo A Star Wars Story: George Lucas asked for THIS Han scene to CHANGE – Guess which one
2018-05-25 20:03 Emmerdale spoilers: Ross Barton star defends acid attack plot ahead of shock exit
2018-05-25 20:03 Andrew Neil takes hilarious pop at Theresa May: 'You've won the glum bucket stakes'
2018-05-25 20:03 ‘Difficult to imagine’ EU SURPRISED by Trump’s car import threat
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