Proposed 20mph Speed Limit

Andrew Kolker, a Councillor at Cheshire East, is working to gauge public opinion on the proposed  reduction of the 30mph speed limit in Urban and Rural residential areas. Please find details on a post entered on December 15th 2020 on the Love Goostrey facebook page www.facebook.com/love.goostrey there you will see the  questionaire and further information […]

WE WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!

  To Everyone in Goostrey Village, On behalf of Sarah and I, we would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! May your Christmas be blessed with lots of love, fun, peace, joy and happiness and ‘May you never be too grown up to search the skies on […]

GOOSTREY SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHER TIM WILLIAMS LRPS

Tim is a Sports Photographer who lives on Brooklands Drive, Goostrey, was earlier in 2020 a finalist World Sport Photographer of the Year Award for 2020, is now also a finalist in the 2021 British Photography Awards in the sports category with the same image.  The image that he is being judged upon is pictured […]

BELINDA HELPS LOCAL GOOSTREY RESIDENTS

Belinda Fellows (pictured below) who lives in Sandbach, Cheshire has helped local Goostrey residents during the COVID-19 pandemic, helping with shopping, cleaning and being a general superhero to the elderly. Sometimes it’s the little things that matter and Belinda has offered support to those who need it in the village. So thank you Belinda for […]

THE GOOSTREY CHRISTINGLE TRADITION

Every year at Christmas time many British children stick sweets on cocktail sticks, stick them in an orange, put a candle on top and gather together. Christingle is a joyful celebration that brings families and communities together which derived from John de Watteville in Germany in his attempt to get children to think about Jesus. […]

WHEN THE ONE BELL DOTH TOLL

Did you know church bell ringing is a performing art? Church bell ringers practice and rehearse together for all church services, they even have competitions and sometimes will ring for the joy and love of ringing together as a team. Sadly the Covid-19 pandemic has negatively impacted bell ringing, with churches closed and ceremonies postponed. […]

Local History

Memories of Bates Bikes and Baking With courtesy of Bill and Mavis Macdonald,  and yes, I have spelled their name correctly, I spent yesterday morning  avidly reading an auto-biography by Catherine Kennerly, who was born at Mount Pleasant, Goostrey in June 1934 , to Mr John Lynes Bates and Mrs Ruth Bates. Catherine went on […]

Young People

Young People

Hi! To all the children and young people of Goostrey. The LoveGoostrey site management are having an update on the web-page, and will welcome lots of news from Goostrey Junior School and organisations that are within the village, dedicated to young and the young-at-heart. Many historical items are archived, available, yet now we move into […]

Goodbye and thank you, from me!

To all the wonderful Love Goostrey readers and contributors, new and old, I would like to say a huge heartfelt thank you. After writing many of the social media and blog posts for the last few months, from today I will unfortunately no longer be contributing to Love Goostrey as university commitments have stepped up. […]

2021

2021

Time to grow our lives and business locally.