A TASTE OF PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC

This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Prague, Czech Republic. Prague, lying at the heart of Europe, it is one of the continent’s finest cities and the major Czech economic and cultural centre. The city has a rich architectural heritage that reflects both the uncertain currents of history in Bohemia and an urban life […]

GOOSTREY VILLAGE HALL AND PLAYING FIELDS FOUNDATION (VHPFF)

Goostrey Village Hall and Playing Fields Foundation (Goostrey VHPFF) is hoping to resume outdoor activities only for legitimate, prescribed and approved use, from Monday 29th March (subject to government guidelines not changing in the interim). As well as individual use by Registered Users, this will include the Junior Football, Tennis and Outdoor Bowls groups. If […]

ROOM WITH A VIEW

Set in the Cheshire countryside the town of Knutsford has cobbled streets and many quaint buildings.  There is history around each corner and everywhere you look an enchanting mix of past and present. We are pleased to offer a beautiful room for rent in this lovely town. The bedsit is situated in a peaceful, tranquil […]

HOMEMADE CHELSEA BUNS

Feeling ready for Spring then why not try these Homemade Chelsea buns? Ingredients: 1/2 tsp of yeast 225g (8oz) strong white bread flour 1 tsp sugar 25g (1oz) butter 1 tbsp milk powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 egg 110ml water Additional ingredients required: 15g (1/2 oz) butter 100g (4oz) mixed dried fruit 50g (2oz) soft […]

Gardener’s Notes for March

Isn’t it lovely when, at this time of year, we get a sunny day, or even a few lighter hours, when we can get out again into our garden? The soil is still cold, but if it is not wet, we can weed and cut out the remains of the winter brown. This instantly gives […]

GOOSTREY ROSE QUEEN WILL BE CROWNED THIS YEAR

13-year-old Cate Clayton who should have been the 2020 Goostrey Rose Queen will definitely be crowned this year. The Committee was forced to cancel most of 2020 Rose Day due to the Covid-19 pandemic but is determined to do as much as possible in 2021. However there remains considerable uncertainty surrounding the exit from lockdown […]

SPECIAL OFFER ALERT!

Our Wednesday mid-week special is: Thai Green Chicken Curry with Jasmine rice, delivered to your door for just £12.50 per head. Place your orders via Email, WhatsApp, Messenger or Phone. กินให้อร่อย (eat well!) — Kritsana Hatsadee Owner Hatsadee Ltd t/a KHD Catering +44 (0)7449 716046 https://www.hatsadee.com https://www.facebook.com/KHDCatering/ https://g.page/KHDCatering  Sarah McNaught Managing Director lovegoostrey@gmail.com  07514499305

The Lake District of Goostrey

Time To Move On

Whether it be Brexit or Covid, winter, or doom and gloom. Now, we all need to get on with our Lives. As I sit putting together some articles and features for the magazine, at 21.28hrs,  I hear fireworks. Why? Could they signify Freedom, Celebration and Joy? I sincerely hope so. Now is time to leave […]

A TASTE OF COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Copenhagen, Denmark. Copenhagen is a unique city, characterised by its canals, cycling culture, strong economy, and happy locals. It is actually known as being the happiest city in the world, due to its shorter workdays, free college tuition, more vacation days, and levels of personal interaction before […]