Goosfest 2016: Dates and details

Goosfest 2016: Dates and details

The 10th Anniversary Goosfest Arts and Music Festival will be held from Saturday 1st October until Sunday 16th October 2016 and features a wide range of events catering for all tastes. The new improved Goosfest brochure is now being delivered to all homes in Goostrey.  Further info:  List of events  The Goosfest website www.goosfest.com is […]

Planning Inspector’s ShearBrook report

Planning Inspector’s ShearBrook report

The Planning Inspector for the Gladman inquiry back in May (for 119 houses by Shear Brook) has now completed his report and sent it on to the Secretary of State at the DCLG, Sajid Javid MP, for his determination. However the Inspector’s report is not published yet, and won’t be until the decision by Sajid […]

“Margaret is not for retiring”

re-posted from Blogs from the Bongs.… Like Mark Twain who famously quipped a report of his death was greatly exaggerated, our own Margaret Kettle is proving there is a lot of life still to live – even as one of Goostrey’s oldest villagers a few months off her 94th birthday! When Margaret’s “Aladdin’s Cave”  appeared […]

JBO invite residents to BBQ and info evening

JBO invite residents to BBQ and info evening

Jodrell Bank Observatory invite their neighbours ( Goostrey residents*) to join them on Weds 31st August to find out about their latest developments – and to enjoy a BBQ. Telephone 01477 571766 to reserve your place. JBO Discovery Centre; 6pm – 8:30pm. Weds 31st August.  Tickets are free but places limited. *local residents within 2.5m […]

Villagers mourn vicar’s death

Villagers mourn vicar’s death

Funeral Friday 26th August 2.00pm, St. Luke’s Church Goostrey, followed by burial in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Swettenham. Refreshments The Lovell Suite, Swettenham Arms Knutsford Guardian article : GOOSTREY residents have been left ‘stunned’ after the village vicar died at the weekend. The Rev Ian Godfrey, vicar of St Luke’s Church, Goostrey and St Peter’s Church, Swettenham, […]