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Vicars Cross Dynamos thank Codex for new sponsorship deal

Codex Integrity will sponsor kits for every age group

Local youth football club Vicars Cross Dynamos JFC are delighted to announce they have ventured into partnership with Chester based company Codex Integrity Limited, as its main club sponsor. The partnership will see Codex Integrity ...

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Black Friday at Crewe Grand Junction Retail Park and town centre shops – the best deals and discounts

Offers for both town centre shops and those on Grand Junction Retail Park

Many major retailers have unveiled deals for the major annual shopping event that customers can snap up now ahead of Black Friday on November 23.

The event has become a huge million pound global fixture in the ...

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Experts to remove asbestos from surface of proposed Crewe retail and housing site

The 'low risk' asbestos will be removed by experts who will hand pick it from the surface on Wednesday

Asbestos cement found on the surface of a site of a proposed retail and housing scheme planned for Crewe will be removed by licensed contractors tomorrow (Wednesday), the developer has ...

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Chester designer Matthew O'Brien steps up to help disappointed brides

Offer comes following the closure of Berketex Brides

Chester based designer Matthew O'Brien has announced that he is sorry to hear Berketex Brides has ceased trading.

Matthew has already been helping disappointed brides and is reaching out to help others in the same situation who are ...

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Family of Elle Morris, 11, who died of Cystic Fibrosis to host Community Christmas Party in her memory

Elle’s mum Becky Whitfield and her family have organised Elle’s Christmas at Rookery Hall this Sunday (November 25) as a special way of celebrating the life of Elle, who loved the festive season

The family of inspirational Elle Morris are inviting the community to a Christmas party to ...

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I'm A Celeb: Emily and Harry pushing for jungle glory

It's early days but Emily Atack and Harry Redknapp are the new favourites to win I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!

Emily Atack and Harry Redknapp are the new favourites to win I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! 2018.

As the first ten contestants entered the Jungle, they ...

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Nantwich resident left 'extremely upset' after jewellery stolen in burglaries

Two homes on Broad Lane were burgled on Thursday, November 15

Jewellery has been stolen from two homes in burglaries that took place on Thursday, November 15.

A Nantwich resident was left 'extremely upset' after jewellery - which held sentimental value - was stolen.

Two ...

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Bogus injury claim from Crewe cyclist thrown out by court

Gary Lucking tried to sue Cheshire East Council but had his case thrown out

A Crewe cyclist who tried to sue Cheshire East Council for up to £140,000 has had his case thrown out by a judge – after his extensive keep fit exploits emerged on social media.

Gary Lucking, 44, ...

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Royal visit for Cheshire hospice celebrating 30 years

HRH The Earl of Wessex visited staff, volunteers and patients at St Luke’s Hospice to celebrate its 30th anniversary

HRH The Earl of Wessex visited staff, volunteers and patients at St Luke’s Hospice to celebrate its 30th anniversary.

The Earl spoke with patients and their ...

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Crewe youngster becomes the face of town Christmas lights festival

Ten-month-old Lumen O'Neill shares the same name as Christmas festival

A beautiful little girl from Crewe has unexpectedly become the face of the town’s Christmas Lights Festival after it was discovered that she shared the same name.

The festive season begins on Friday when this ...

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Peaky Blinders is filming in Liverpool and Tommy Shelby has been spotted

It's the first time Cillian Murphy has been seen filming in the city for series five

Peaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy has finally been spotted in Liverpool today (Monday, November 19) as filming for the new series continues.

The Liverpool Echo reports Cillian - who plays crime boss ...

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Costa Drive Thru to create 10 jobs at M6 Sandbach Services

This £500,000 investment will have a positive effect on the area, creating 10 jobs, including customer service, trained baristas and management roles

Roadchef has announced the opening of a new Costa Drive Thru at its Sandbach South service area on the M6, a site which currently sees more ...

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Nantwich farm worker seriously injured after becoming trapped under a tractor

There was a major response from the fire service and the ambulance service following the incident on Saturday morning

A Nantwich farm worker suffered serious injuries after becoming trapped underneath a tractor this weekend.

Both Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service and the North West ...

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Why Cheshire families on the breadline resort to social supermarkets

Chief Reporter Belinda Ryan visits the first in Cheshire East in Crewe

It's hard to believe that in modern-day Britain, people are having to choose between eating and heating – but that’s the stark choice facing every person being helped by Crewe’s new social supermarket.

The ...

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When does I'm A Celeb 2018 start on ITV and is Noel Edmonds going in the jungle?

Here's the full line up ahead of this weekend's launch show

I'm A Celeb kickstarts tomorrow night Sunday, November 18.

For the next two weeks a host of famous faces will call the Australian jungle home, and they will need to get to grips with sleeping in tents and living amongst ...

2018-11-17 21:26 open_in_new
LIVE: Crewe Alex v Tranmere Rovers - build-up, action and reaction

All the action from the League Two clash as it unfolds

Crewe Alex return to League Two action this afternoon after back-to-back losses in cup competitions.

Tranmere Rovers are the visitors to Gresty Road in what should be an entertaining game.

The Railwaymen, now with only the ...

2018-11-17 17:15 open_in_new
Crewe pub launch mince pie Yorkshire puddings just in time for Christmas

The festive pudding is available at Farmhouse Inns pubs this Christmas including Rookery Wood Farm on Weston Road, Crewe

A Crewe pub has launched the ultimate hybrid dessert this Christmas, combining a festive favourite with a Yorkshire pudding.

Rookery Wood Farm on Weston Road, ...

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Where you can see Santa in Cheshire this Christmas 2018

Take your kids to winter wonderland in the run up to Christmas

Meeting Santa in the run-up to Christmas is surely one of the most exciting parts of the festive season for little kids.

Luckily, there are plenty of places in Cheshire to meet the man himself and ensure ...

2018-11-17 10:57 open_in_new
Student grieving for loss of father says school told him 'man up' before excluding him

The school is said to have breached national guidelines according to an investigation by the Education and Skills Funding Agency

Sandbach High School has been found to have breached national guidelines after expelling a student who criticised staff on Facebook.

In the social media ...

2018-11-16 17:03 open_in_new
Residents, MP and town council object to Alsager 'blast zone' development proposal

The controversial application to build warehouse close to BAE's Radway Green plant goes before Cheshire East's strategic planning board on Wednesday

More than 250 residents, businesses, the town council and local MP have objected to plans to build five warehouses opposite houses and within ...

2018-11-16 13:54 open_in_new
Crewe Apprentice candidate Kayode Damali on getting fired, online support and a January tour

Kayode Damali was fired by Lord Alan Sugar in last night's episode of The Apprentice

Last night's episode of The Apprentice didn't end well for Crewe resident Kayode Damali.

The seventh episode of the series saw candidates tasked with creating urban gardens across London in the hope ...

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