January, 2018 | Knutsford Times
  • Economic growth predicted for Cheshire

    Official figures, published by the Office for National Statistics, predict a ‘fantastic future’ for Cheshire and Warrington, enterprise chiefs believe. The stats show that the region produced 20% a head than the UK average, with output gorwing...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Line up for Jodrell Bank’s Bluedot festival released

    The line up for Jodrell Bank’s Bluedot festival, taking place from 19th-22nd July 2018 has been announced. International artists such as Chemical Brothers and Flaming Lips top the bill at the award-winning celebration of music and science....

    • Posted January 30, 2018
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  • Cheshire Fire and Rescue seek young people for free Prince’s Trust programme

    Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service is looking to recruit a team of 16-25 year olds to take part in a free Prince’s Trust programme. Running for 12 weeks, the course will give young people the opportunity to...

    • Posted January 30, 2018
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  • Volunteer lock keepers sought for Cheshire waterways

    The Canal & River Trust are calling on people across Cheshire to support the region’s canals by becoming a volunteer lock keeper. The iconic role goes back hundreds of years and involved helping with information about the...

    • Posted January 29, 2018
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  • Cheshire East Council publishes culture review report

    Cheshire East Council has today published the findings of a review of the authority’s culture. The council has had a real focus on culture and workplace wellbeing over the last 12 months.  As part of this the...

    • Posted January 29, 2018
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  • Voting begins in Taste Cheshire Food and Drink Awards 2018

    Voting has now begun for the Taste Cheshire Food & Drink Awards 2018 with foodies across the country to nominate their favourite places to eat and drink. Last year over 45,000 Cheshire residents voted and organisers can’t...

    • Posted January 29, 2018
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  • Free blood pressure and heartbeat screening across Cheshire

    Healthy living pharmacies (HLP’s) across Cheshire have started to offer blood pressure and heartbeat screen services to patients. Part of an initiative by the British Heart Foundation, the project aims to achieve a minimum of 5,000 new...

    • Posted January 28, 2018
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  • Charities offered free places for first 10K and Fun Run at Cheshire’s ‘Cathedral of the Canals’ on Sunday 20 May

    To celebrate its first 10K trail race and Fun Run on Sunday 20 May, the Anderton Boat Lift, near Northwich, Cheshire is offering 20 free running places on its 10K trail to charities who want to enter...

    • Posted January 28, 2018
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  • Plans submitted for 300k Sq Ft Knutsford ‘Novus’ scheme

    Chancerygate has submitted plans for a 300,000 sq ft industrial and warehouse scheme in Knutsford. The plans will include transforming an existing 16-acre site at the eastern end of Parkgate Industrial Estate, on Haig Road, into ‘Novus’....

    • Posted January 27, 2018
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  • Birdwatching events taking place this weekend in Knutsford

    Local community groups are arranging birdwatching events in the local area and asking residents to join them in counting wildlife as part of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend. The Friends of the Moor are hosting...

    • Posted January 26, 2018
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