PCSO Liz Chesters in Goostrey

Starting last September Police Community Support Officer Liz Chesters covers the Dane Valley area, which includes Goostrey. Speedwatch Group – you may have seen them on Main Road yesterday: “One of our local policing unit priorities is engaging with our Community Speedwatch groups.  Community Speedwatch is a national initiative where active members of communities join with […]

Nell’s Spring Ball sold out!

Nell’s Spring Ball sold out!

Nell’s Spring Ball 21st April…. SOLD OUT! “Tickets for our launch event – Nell’s Spring Ball – have now sold out!! Thank you so, so much to all those that have kindly bought tickets, donated prizes and helped us in any way. We couldn’t do this without you! 💕 We are so looking forward to […]

Discount for locals for Bluedot tickets

Once again Bluedot are kindly giving locals* a discounted ticket price – “Discounted weekend and day residents tickets can be purchased direct from Jodrell Bank. A booking fee of £3 for day tickets and £5 for weekend tickets will apply. Please bring proof of address with you. Residents child tickets are also available from Jodrell Bank. […]

Crown closing for refurbishment

Crown closing for refurbishment

Closed 5th March – 28th March 2018 The Crown inn will be closing after serving a reduced menu on Sunday 4th March for their planned refurbishment.  It will be interesting to see all the changes when they reopen on the 29th March.

Sandbach Deli olympics

Great effort from Williams’ deli in Sandbach….. Clare Balding (on facebook) clearly thought so! #bringabroomtowork

Please donate old specs to Tibet kids

Please donate old specs to Tibet kids

PLEASE help David Giles collect as many used pairs of glasses (spectacles) as possible  over the next three weeks – especially children’s glasses. David explains why: “A very close friend of mine, Sarah Wood, who is an optician and runs Park Lane Opticians in Macclesfield, is going out to see her daughter Ella who is […]

319 bus service to continue

Good news for Goostrey bus users. Cheshire East had originally proposed to remove the 319 village bus service completely, but due to several interventions by Goostrey Parish Council and our Ward Councillors Andrew Kolker and Les Gilbert, CEC have now agreed to continue most of the times.  The new times starting in April are as […]

Goostrey resident meets WW2 Ace who helped his father, Malta 1941

Malta 1941.  On Saturday Goostrey’s Martin Lardner-Burke was delighted to spend the afternoon with the pilot who had helped his badly injured father get out of his damaged Hurricane in Malta in November 1941;  Wing Co. Tom “Ginger” Neil DFC & Bar, AFC, AE (at 97 one of the few remaining Battle of Britain pilots). […]