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 […]

Bluedot18 initial line up announced

Bluedot18 Thursday 19th July added to 20-21-22 July 2018 Link to Bluedot website for tickets and information: Bluedot Festival 2018 (in the past local residents have been granted a discount, available from the Discovery Centre)

Cheshire needs your help

Cheshire needs your help

PICKLES CHANGES THE GOALPOSTS Cheshire East have stated they have demonstrated a ‘five year housing’ supply which defends the countryside against unwanted development, but a number of developers have been challenging this in planning appeals around the county saying Cheshire East have used the wrong methodology. Basically stating any shortfall in housing has to be provided […]

Local Plan Delayed Again

Local Plan Delayed Again

Lack of local plan opens door to developers ‘The first consultation in the Local Plan process was held in spring 2012 and the final plan was due to be completed at the end of 2013. Sadly due to an ‘additional sites’ consultation and serious flaws in the emerging core strategy unveiled last month, the presentation […]