Rural Touring Arts Production A Success

THIS week Cllr Graham Heatley funded an arts production at Elton Community Centre, Cheshire. The event raised about £400 and was so successful that the company, Rural Touring Arts, are planning another event in May next year. Cllr Graham Heatley, said: “It was a marvellous evening which was enjoyed by more than 70 people.” He…

Ensure you keep warm and well this winter

WINTRY weather is upon us and the NHS Vale Royal Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are reminding us all that one of the best ways to make sure you stay well this winter, is to keep warm. In 2012/13 there were approximately 31,100 deaths during the winter period, the elderly who may be frail or have…

Searching for Baby Jesus

December is a time where the festive cheer is being spread in many different forms and in many different places. From the zoo to the Grosvenor Shopping centre, least can we forget about Chester’s own city cathedral. Brining a more religious view on Christmas this year with their activities such as carol services and concerts.…

Cat got your…award?

Good news for the University of Chester’s Radio Production Department as they celebrate yet another triumph as The Cat Radio, the Department’s student-run radio station, won silver in the Student Radio Chart Show category of the Student Radio Awards 2014. The Cat Radio’s Chart Show entry was part of the National Student Radio Chart Show…

Gingerbread Men…taking Chester over by storm

Gingerbread Men are taking over Chester in a special gingerbread man decorating event on the 20th December. Celebrity Chef Luke Thomas is the special guest as the narrator to the classic Christmas tale of the gingerbread man, and whilst he tells the tale, the children can explore their creative side by decorating their very own…

Our Zoo…The people want it back!

Our Zoo the six- part drama aired on the BBC back in autumn, left its five million viewers distraught after a spokesperson for the BBC confirmed that there will be no second season for the series of Our Zoo, despite being nominated for two National TV Awards. The news had come to a massive blow…

Kidsmas Is Here!

Christmas is always a fun time for children and Chester has stepped up as they do each year bringing more fun and joy to children this festive holiday by hosting various activities throughout the month for children and their families to enjoy. Free Christmas film showings will be held at the Grosvenor Museum, with multiple…