Progress at Goostrey Station

Progress at Goostrey Station

Thanks to Megan for the photograph of the Station; it’s good to see the progress as Network Rail begin to bring Goostrey’s old ticket office building back into use with The Railway Heritage Trust and Friends of Goostrey Station.  

Volunteers at Goostrey Station celebrate their latest success

Volunteers at Goostrey Station celebrate their latest success

Members of Friends of Goostrey Station (FOGS) celebrate another win in the Cheshire Best Kept Station Competition (BKSC). The award was presented at a special event in Northwich.  FoGS volunteers celebrate their success The Northern Youth Challenge Award 2018 is not just a reward for the adult volunteers.  It acknowledges the contributions from Goostrey Community Primary School, Goostrey Cubs, Goostrey Beavers and local Duke of Edinburgh Award […]

Station Road closed 18\19 March

Station Road closed 18\19 March

A notice, below, from CEC re road closure by Goostrey Station – presumably testing to see how traffic lights can be placed in future. Residents living beside the Station might be “inconvenienced” and access to the Station car park might be compromised. The notice asks commuters to “refrain” from parking on the road…..perhaps take up […]

Junior Tennis Coaching & Rusty Racquets

Junior Tennis Coaching & Rusty Racquets

Children wanting to begin at tennis, or looking to improve their playing skills, could take part in this year’s Goostrey Junior Tennis Coaching at the Boothbed Lane courts. The 15-session programme by LTA Coach David Richardson runs from Friday April 26th to Saturday September 28th – excluding school holidays and Rose Day weekend. Sessions run on Friday evenings and Saturday mornings, and school-age children are grouped according to LTA junior coaching guidance for age […]

The Woodland Trust featured Goostrey hedge planting

The Woodland Trust featured Goostrey hedge planting

Goostrey featured in The Woodland Trust’s newsletter this month: “I’ve been a Woodland Trust member for 20 years and a cub scout leader for five, so as there hasn’t really been any woodland conservation or planting for years here in Goostrey, Cheshire, I decided to combine the two. With some help from a local landowner, […]

Goostrey Juniors FC celebrate!

Goostrey Juniors FC celebrate!

Goostrey Juniors FC U14s are celebrating after winning the Mid Cheshire Youth Football League Division 2 Cup for the 2018-19 season, with 2 games still to play. The team’s 4-0 victory on Sunday 10th March over second in the league Winsford Colts was a testament to the talent this team, expertly managed by Rob Kennerley and Steve Lord, have shown all season. Both teams received medals following the match, Winsford Colts as […]