Friends of Goostrey Station Celebrated in Parliament!

This month there was another surprise for Friends of Goostrey Station!  Their work has been celebrated in parliament! Vice Chair of FoGS Mike Jarvis received a letter of congratulation from our MP Fiona Bruce which reads: I am writing to let you and all your fellow volunteers with Friends of Goostrey Station know that I […]

Fancy singing loud to spread Christmas cheer and help the homeless?

At Love Goostrey we’re firm believers in all the things that Buddy the Elf taught us: spaghetti and syrup is a fine recipe, alcohol in coffee makes Cossack dancing possible and, of course… So, when we received word from Angela Gilmore concerning Christmas caroling to raise money for the amazing homeless charity, Lifeshare, we knew […]

Goosfest thanks – and please get in touch

A huge thank-you from the Goosfest organisers to everyone who supported this year’s festival. Not only did the 2019 programme include a record number of events, but the two-week festival also achieved nearly twice as many ticket sales as last year, with many events selling out. Believe it or not, the Goosfest Committee has already […]

New Planning Application For Skip Hire Business

There’s a new planning application (click here if you would like to see the original on Cheshire East’s Planning Portal). The location of the business is detailed in the plans below. Residents have started to register their objections to the application with one telling Love Goostrey that on a previous occasion when skips were regularly […]

FOGS members celebrate success in national and local competitions!

FOGS members are delighted to announce that their entry won the ACoRP Photo and Video competition.  The result was announced at the National Awards Ceremony of the Association of Community Rail Partnerships (ACoRP) in Telford on Thursday 3rd October. Monica and Peter Robson, accompanied by Mike and Ayleen Jarvis, were there to receive the engraved […]

Tell Us What You Want From Love Goostrey

Tell Us What You Want From Love Goostrey

I’m very keen to understand what readers would like from Love Goostrey and if you’ve got the time to answer 10 quick questions then I’d really appreciate you filling in this short survey. You can either click here to take it (full link here – https://forms.gle/o5o4hn1Y3xxTMCXz6) or fill out the form underneath. [googleapps domain=”docs” dir=”forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeiBT63bvo3UJWudHE3LGZ4dHHub4zps-FD37pOZWgdyO9xrQ/viewform” query=”embedded=true” […]

Thank you

Thank you

I just want to say a big thank you to all those who have wished Martin and I well with their very kind words, and to sign off from LoveGoostrey – it is time to let go of the reins.  ( I will let the new editor introduce themselves shortly…) …..and if anyone wants to […]

Well done to the Cubs and Brownies!

What a shame Goostrey’s young (and older volunteers) had to battle the elements this afternoon on the Bongs; and well done, another planting towards the climate fightback campaign: “A wet one but a good one! Watering cans were not required when the Cubs and Brownies got to work this afternoon at Shearbrook Bongs! They planted […]

New application for replacement home at Fairfields

A new application for a replacement dwelling at Fairfields on Blackden Lane is now on the CEC webpage  (Link to 19/4326C). Last day for submitting comments 23rd October. What was the old vicarage has been standing empty for a while now and the new plans show a larger footprint at the site. 19/1592C/  19/0127C were approved May […]