TeamRickshaw's progress

Children in Need’s Team Rickshaw at Jodrell Bank today. Well done to Ben, Liv, Greg, Shona, Sabah and Luke and the team, and Matt Baker of course…..to donate text TEAM to 70405 (£5), 70410 (£10) or 70420 (£20)…..on their way from Cannock 69 miles to Salford today. This year’s team will pedal an epic 500 miles […]

Red Lion houses refused

Red Lion houses refused

The Red Lion owners’ application for three houses behind the pub was refused permission by Cheshire East this week.  Link to application: 17/3883C In addition to stating that the housing ‘would impair the efficiency of the Jodrell Bank Radio Telescopes’ the Council included a second reason for refusal; ‘Insufficient information has been received to effectively […]

Christmas Post deliveries

Once again the Scouts are running a Christmas Post, delivering your Christmas cards around Goostrey and Holmes Chapel to raise funds. Cost per envelope is 30p;  please put your cards and money (or cheque payable to 1st Goostrey Scout Group) in a bag and place in the ‘post boxes’ in Goostrey News, Trading Post or […]

Wonderful bonfire and fireworks

The Goostrey fireworks seem to get better and better each year!  Well done to David Giles and his scouting team and thanks to all who attended and helped make the night such a success. Sunday night was the first bonfire after the opening of the Scout Hut/Youth Centre – it was great to walk through the […]

Christmas lights switch-on 3rd December

Christmas lights switch-on 3rd December

Join the Scouts and Guides on the Bogbean on Sunday 3rd December for the switching on of the Christmas tree lights.  There is to be a brass band with Carol singing, a BBQ with hot drinks and mulled wine, as well as Christmas stalls.  

Bonfire tickets

Bonfire tickets

Tickets £5 in advance….or £6.50 on the night ( family tickets £15 also available, £20 on the night ) from The Trading Post, Goostrey News or The Crown.  Hot food and drinks available to buy on the night.  

Rural Touring Arts play 24 Nov

Brilliance. Click the link to book tickets: Brilliance tickets £10, call 01477 544467 or buy from Mrs Kettle’s ( Goostrey Stores ):

E-fit of burglary suspect

Police appealing for information about a distraction burglary in Goostrey have released an e-fit in a bid to trace the suspect.  Do you recognise him?  Between 11.30am and noon on Friday, October 13 a man knocked on the door of an elderly couple’s home in Main Road.  The suspect said he was from the water […]