November, 2017 | Knutsford Times
  • New name for Cheshire business

    Crewe based Salary Exchange, a leading employee benefits provider, is renaming their company following business growth and additional services now offered. Going forward the business will be known as ‘Caboodle’.   The company recently won ‘Cheshire Business...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
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  • Cheshire East’s HS2 Masterplan due to be unveiled later this month

    Cheshire East Council’s draft Crewe HS2 plan will be going out to consultation later this month. The plan with outine how the town can maximise the impact of the HS2 hub station by building additional commercial space...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
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  • Millennium Bursary available for Knutsford students

    The annual Millennium Bursary is now open for applications from students who are currently studying in their second year of Higher education. Applications are being accepted online at knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk with a deadline of Friday December 15. Launched...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
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  • Provisional £6k for Manor Park School Association

    Knutsford Town Council have provisionally offered a grant of £6,000 to install a new multi-use games area at Manor Park School following approval for the next financial years budget. Estimated to cost around £34k in total the...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Only 17% of Cheshire’s speed cameras are switched on

    Only 17% of fixed speed cameras on Cheshire roads are switched on according to Cheshire Police. Highlighted by a Freedom of Information response obtained by the Press Association (PA) which revealed only around half of speed camera...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • Independent review into ‘perception of bullying’ at Cheshire East

    An independent review of Cheshire East’s culture is getting underway to focus on an ongoing perception of bullying and harassment. The review is being conducted by the Local Government Association (LGA), consisting of one to one interviews...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • Tickets now on sale for CarFest North

    CarFest North is back in Cheshire next summer, with tickets now on sale, to raise money for the BBC’s Children in Need Appeal. Launched by Chris Evans, the festival returns to the Bolesworth Estate from July 27...

    • Posted November 12, 2017
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  • North West Ambulance warns of lung conditions this winter

    North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) is urging people with long term lung conditions to take extra precautions to look after their own health this winter. Statistics from the last 12 months show ambulance crews attended 13,502 cases...

    • Posted November 11, 2017
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  • Knutsford in Bloom goes for gold for second time

      Knutsford in Bloom has been awarded a RHS ‘Gold’ medal for the second year running. After winning the top North West in Bloom in summer, businesses in the town were also recognised by winning ‘best commercial...

    • Posted November 10, 2017
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  • Crime in Cheshire rises the most in England

    Crime in Cheshire has risen higher than anywhere in the country according to new figures from Cheshire Police. Over 71,342 crimes were recorded from July 2017 to June 2017 – a 34% rise from the previous year....

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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