A Socially Distanced Gooseberry Gathering

Goostrey Gooseberry Society have announced that this year’s show will not go ahead as a result of COVID-19 restrictions. However, maintaining the tradition of over 100 years, the society will this year run a growers-only weighing meeting this Saturday (25th July), broadcasting live on their Facebook page from 1pm on the day, with prize giving […]

Family Safari ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ in Holmes Chapel

Following the overwhelming success of our fantastic Scarecrow competition this year, Holmes Chapel have launched its 2020 Rumble in the Jungle, organised by Dane Sound Radio. The event, which has been running since 2006, is a great opportunity for fun with the family, with a COVID secure family safari, searching the village for all sorts […]

Love Goostrey Asks: David Hext

At Love Goostrey, we love to share and celebrate the achievements of our local community. This week, we are very excited to speak to Section Principal at the World Famous Hallé Orchestra, David Hext, who kindly agreed to answer a few questions. How long have you lived in Goostrey? What is it about Goostrey that […]