Cheshire

Cheshire is a county bordering Greater Manchester with a population of around 1 million. It’s mostly rural, with a number of small towns and villages supporting the agricultural and other industries which produce Cheshire cheese, salt, chemicals and silk. Cheshire is becoming more and more cosmopolitan and we’re here to help spread the love…

This Is Manchester Awards return for second year to celebrate the...

The inaugural This is Manchester Awards was created to celebrate the incredible talent Greater Manchester has at its heart. After all, Manchester has a vibrant...

Meet the woman who has turned a passion for wine into...

A love of fine wines led to the creation of what is now one of Manchester's longest-established restaurants. Co-founder Jane Dowler has overseen the growth...

24-hour pottery people: the Salford man proving ceramics is the new...

We all loved watching Manchester chef Adam Reid get through to the finals of TV cookery competition Great British Menu to represent the north west. But...

High street festival celebrates Altrincham’s role in reviving UK’s high streets

Described by a national newspaper just a few years ago as “Britain’s biggest ghost town”, Altrincham is leading the revival of the UK’s high...

Levenshulme, Ancoats, Altrincham and Ramsbottom among Best Places to Live 2019...

National newspaper The Sunday Times has published its annual list of the best places to live in the UK - and it's certainly got...

What makes Altrincham newbie WowYauChow different from your bog standard Chinese...

Hands up, who loves Chinese? As a nation, we’ve got a whole lotta love for Chinese food. But what makes this newbie in Altrincham any...

Getting hitched? Create your own fairytale at one of these historic...

They say your wedding day is the happiest day of your life. You’ll only get to do it once - if you’re lucky - so...

The Con Club Altrincham: is it more than just a pretty...

If you live in Altrincham and haven’t heard of the Con Club, where the hell have you been hiding? The all-day spot and microbrewery opened...

Chippy tea flavoured pie anyone? This new limited edition creation puts...

Launched by former policeman Neil Broomfield, who set about developing the perfect pie recipe, The Great North Pie Company has received numerous national accolades...

Meet the Manchester dad who makes amazing robots from old hoovers,...

Mancunian Mark Haig has turned his childhood love for robots into an incredible business turning old hoovers, TVs, scrap metal and all kinds of...

This dreamy Cheshire castle is absolute wedding goals – complete with...

If you’ve always dreamt of celebrating your big day against the stunning backdrop of the Cheshire countryside, Peckforton Castle is the perfect location for...

Altrincham FC go full rainbow with LGBTQ+ inspired shirt

Altrincham FC made their own small piece of football history last weekend by wearing a kit  modelled solely on the LGBTQ+ Pride flag - apparently,...

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