Goostrey sports facilities are chosen by Waitrose Knutsford for fund-raising in February

Waitrose Knutsford has nominated Goostrey’s Boothbed Lane playing fields and sports facilities as one of the store’s three chosen local charities to support during February. But how much money the facilities receive will depend on shoppers choosing the Goostrey cause by voting with their green tokens on completing their store visit. So Goostrey Village Hall […]

Bowled Over By Funding

More good news as at their meeting on Tuesday evening, Goostrey Parish Council voted to provide £10,000 towards the construction of a new pavilion, subject to conditions. This will match the funding to be provided by the Village Hall and Playing Fields Foundation (VHPFF) and means the fund raising is now officially up and running. […]

Simon Weston Trophy raises £1130

Simon Weston Trophy raises £1130

There was a great occasion at the weekend on the Booth Bed Lane Playing Field. The 6th annual Simon Weston Trophy Match resulted in a hard-fought 2-1 victory for the West of the village. I’m not sure it matters who won as, most importantly, £1130 was raised for the Remembering Nell Foundation from a wonderful […]

Goostrey Juniors FC fundraise to compete in Europe!

Goostrey Juniors FC fundraise to compete in Europe!

Goostrey Juniors FC U14s team is having a fantastic season, currently top of the division within the Mid Cheshire Youth League. In addition to success at home, the team has been given the opportunity to participate in a European tournament in Lisbon at the end of May, for which they are currently fundraising: QUIZ NIGHT: Quiz Night in […]

Bowling huts to be replaced

Bowling huts to be replaced

The VHPFF trustees hope to replace the dilapidating bowling huts at the playing fields to provide WCs and improved scoring accommodation. The planning application for a new Bowling Hut will be proposed for on the same site as the existing huts (rather than a new hall or extension of the pavilion) and will require external funding. […]