Monthly cinema comes to Goostrey

Goostrey’s Tony Taylor is starting a Film Club at the Scout Hut & Youth Centre – with free tickets to the first showing this Saturday 7th September!* *first come basis – up to 80 seats available (take a cushion for extra comfort!) 7th Sept: What We Did on Our Holiday with Billy Connolly, David Tennant, […]

Vintage tractors galore this Sunday

🚜🚜🚜 Cheshire Vintage Tractor & Engine Club There will be Vintage tractors galore at the annual ploughing competition this Sunday 1st Sept. Starts at 9:30 usually. On Blackden Hall field ( lane by Red Lion ).

16-17 Saver Railcard

As the summer holidays come to an end, there’s good news for those either going on to learn a new trade or continue studies at a local college:  The 16-17 Saver railcard! With effect from 02 September 2019, it gives anyone lucky enough to be so young 50% off rail travel to and from Goostrey […]

Quarry liaison committee

August update…..Sibelco form a Liaison Committee. Sibelco have appointed a Site Manager, Kaz Jinks, “to support the development, opening and future running of the site”. Kaz will provide updates (like the one below) and be Sibelco’s ongoing contact for the operations at the Rudheath Lodge quarry on New Platt Lane: a member of the Parish […]

Don’t forget to vote for FoGS

Don’t forget to vote for FoGS

VOTES NEEDED!* The winning photo will be decided by public vote so please support FOGS by clicking the link below and vote!….. click here to vote…….> Cast your Vote for FOGS. *You can vote until 3 September.  FOGS entry photo is option d) in the above competition – seen below, showing two of our volunteers taking […]

Nell Jones inspires fundraisers

Nell Jones inspires fundraisers

Cyclists have pedalled the equivalent of the distance between London and Paris and back for causes close to their hearts. Millie Bennett was one of five students from Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School who took on the challenge by young people on a National Citizen Service course. The course involves a fundraising element, and Millie, 16, […]

FOGS are celebrating again! But need your vote…

FOGS members are delighted that their efforts have been recognised in a competition organised by the Association of Community Rail Partnerships, ACoRP.   FOGS has been shortlisted in three categories. But will have to wait until the gala dinner in Telford on 3rd October to know the winners of all twelve categories.  First shortlisting : a photo […]

Goostrey Flower Club summer lunch

From Goostrey Flower Club: “We had the most wonderful day yesterday at Goostrey flower club’s summer lunch, it really was a fantastic day. The weather was amazing, how lucky we were. We are a very friendly club and anyone wanting to come along to our meetings see attached poster, no need to join just come […]

Equestrian plans refused near Swanwick Hall

Cheshire East has refused planning for a stable block and ménage near Swanwick Hall in an effort to preserve the setting of Grade II-listed building. Link: 19/1653C Cheshire East Council’s southern planning committee agreed with planning officers on Wednesday that a proposed new equestrian business on land near Swanwick Hall, off Booth Bed Lane, would […]

View the Goostrey Parish Archives

The Goostrey Parish Archive group welcome material of local interest and already have a mass of photographs etc to examine and catalogue in the growing collection. The archive is open to the public on Tuesdays 2pm – 4pm and on Thursdays 10am – 12.00 in the Village Hall. Archive chairman Roger Burgess, “The archive is […]