Tag: Altrincham

Oct 01
Altrincham couple named Great British Entrepreneurs of the Year for vegan chocolate brand

Husband and wife Rimi and Manav Thapar started LoveRaw in 2013 with a budget of just £600

Mar 22
Altrincham named THE best place to live in the UK

Altrincham wins ultimate accolade from The Sunday Times

Mar 12
The best bakery in the North West has been revealed – and it’s in Altrincham

Yes, we know. Manchester might boast the likes of Pollen, Trove and Siop Shop, but…

Mar 10
Manchester couple launch plastic-free subscription boxes for your bathroom

As we all know, 2020 is the year of preservation, with countless companies pushing…

Feb 03
Looking for luxury living in the heart of Altrincham? It doesn’t get much better than this

When it comes to house hunting in Greater Manchester, there are few places that…

Jan 27
Altrincham residents get a ‘Happy to Chat’ bench to combat loneliness

A community group has raised funds for a ‘Happy to Chat’ bench to be…

Dec 10
Mimi and The Mountain Dragon: the new BBC Christmas animation made in Altrincham

Following the excitement and pressure of Christmas Day, Boxing Day can provide…

Nov 29
Calling all fight fans: unmissable heavyweight knockout tournament Ultimate Boxxer 6 coming to Manchester

Ultimate Boxxer is back at Manchester’s Planet Ice Arena in December – and this…

May 24
Locanda review: no gimmicks and no fads at this new Altrincham Italian

I don’t know about you, but when I heard about another Italian joint opening in…

May 14
Acclaimed WowYauChow launches Rochdale restaurant this week – Stockport and Swinton are next!

It has been winning rave reviews since opening in Altrincham last year, and now the…

May 07
Altrincham Word Fest encourages budding local writers to create their own works of literature

Altrincham Word Fest is a two-week celebration of writing taking place in the town…

Apr 25
24-hour pottery people: the Salford man proving ceramics is the new rock ‘n’ roll

We all loved watching Manchester chef Adam Reid get through to the finals of TV…

Apr 15
Levenshulme, Ancoats, Altrincham and Ramsbottom among Best Places to Live 2019 according to the Sunday Times

National newspaper The Sunday Times has published its annual list of the best places…

Mar 15
The Con Club Altrincham: is it more than just a pretty face?

If you live in Altrincham and haven’t heard of the Con Club, where the hell have you…

Mar 05
Chippy tea flavoured pie anyone? This new limited edition creation puts a Chinese spin on a classic

Launched by former policeman Neil Broomfield, who set about developing the perfect pie…

Nov 13
How two Manchester institutions played a key part in this award-winning animated short film

This Magnificent Cake! is the new film from Marc James Roels and Emma de Swaef, the…

Oct 17
Everyman reveals open date for Altrincham boutique cinema featuring stunning bar and Spielburger restaurant

The fastest growing group of independent network of boutique cinemas in the UK has…

Sep 28
Italian indie Tre Ciccio to open restaurants in Bramhall and Ramsbottom

The owners of popular Altrincham restaurant Tre Ciccio have acquired the sought after…

Sep 01
Bellissimo! An Italian film season is coming to Altrincham

A season of nine Italian films is set to be screened on Sunday afternoons, courtesy of…

Aug 15
Meet the Altrincham film director whose original Manchester crime thriller is inspired by Scorsese

Within the last couple of years, Sean Gonet has co-founded a production company,…

Jul 30
Review: Brasserie Blanc creates animated ambience in a splendid setting

Airport hotels, eh? Same the world over. Restaurants with a captive audience of…

May 29
First look: Sunday lunch at Blanchflower, Altrincham

Altrincham was recently named the best place to live in the north west by the Sunday…

Mar 19
These are the best places to live in Greater Manchester, says Sunday Times

Six places in Greater Manchester feature in the 2018 Best Places to Live survey…

Feb 14
New southern Italian restaurant serving specialities from Campania opens in Altrincham

Altrincham has added another string to its bow with the opening of Tre Ciccio, a new…

Oct 06
Altrincham-style food market comes to Manchester: Mackie Mayor finally names the day

There will be no fanfare when one of the jewels in the Northern Quarter’s crown…

May 17
New Federation microbrewery opens in Altrincham

Over the course of 700 years, Altrincham has developed into a market town with a rich…

Feb 10
‘World’s first restaurant dedicated to desserts’ coming to Altrincham

The owners of Fireworks Ice Cream and Desserts claim it’s the world’s first restaurant…