Station refurbishment

Station refurbishment

Network Rail begins to bring Goostrey’s railway building back into use with The Railway Heritage Trust and Friends of Goostrey Station.  First stage will be exterior refurbishment. (Photos from @RailwayHeritage)  

Coming soon….

Coming soon….

Fri 1st March at 8.00pm; A play with songs “Joan and Jimmy” Goostrey Village Hall, Main Road, Goostrey, Crewe, CW4 8PE Tele – 01477544467/ janet.ollier@gmail.com/  (online tickets – https://www.ticketsource.us/date/620438) “I really do believe in the community,” said theatre director Joan Littlewood. And so do we. So we decided to put together a full length play about the life of this fascinating woman entitled ‘Joan […]

Nell’s Spring Ball

Nell’s Spring Ball

Nell’s Spring Ball 30th March.…Tickets are still available for Nell’s Spring Ball 2019! This promises to be a fantastic evening, with a 3 course meal, bar, live music, raffle and auction! All raising money to help improve the lives and well being of young people in the North West 💕

Train strike suspended (after this Sat)

Train strike suspended (after this Sat)

🚊 At last….train strike suspended!  🚊  (No trains this Sat tho). And there will be weekend replacement buses while engineering works are carried further down the line, but still…… Is a conductor the same as a guard? “RMT has agreed to suspend its strike action and recommence talks about the future role of the conductor. […]

Glamping site and extra park homes refused

Glamping site and extra park homes refused

Two planning applications have been refused recently, both due to the potential impairment to JBO: A ‘glamping’ site for 10 ‘pods’ on Bomish Lane:  18/5000m  Nine extra park homes on Mount Pleasant    :  18/4510C  A decision on  18/4980C:  12 homes on land to the east of Hermitage Lane, off Nether Lea is due later […]

Old Vicarage (Fairfields) extension proposal

Old Vicarage (Fairfields) extension proposal

Following the withdrawal of plans to replace the ex-Vicarage on Blackden Lane a new proposal for extending the existing house, to be known as Fairfields, has been submitted to Cheshire East earlier this month. Link to application 19/0127C  (final date for comments 5th Feb, although no consulates/neighbours are listed to be notified on the application, […]

Mill Bank Farm Grade ll barn urgent repairs

Mill Bank Farm Grade ll barn urgent repairs

The Grade ll listed 17th century barn at Mill Bank Farm, off Mill Lane, is currently unsafe and in urgent need of repair/conservation “to safeguard the future of the building”.  It would certainly be sad to see such a barn go to rack and ruin. Cheshire East are seeking planning permission for Listed Building Consent for […]