July, 2018 | Knutsford Times
  • Police in Congleton appeal for witnesses after attempted bag snatch

    Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted bag snatch in Congleton. Sometime between 11.20am and 11.45am on Friday 20 July a 90-year-old woman was walking in the Mill Green area when a woman in her early 20s with...

    • Posted July 31, 2018
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  • Summer family fun at Lion Salt Works

    The Lion Salt Works Museum, based near Northwich, will be hosting action-packed fun for children this Summer. Each week will feature a different theme for two-days of creative ‘drop in’ workshops, taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday. For instance, during...

    • Posted July 31, 2018
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  • Drink driver jailed following fatal collision in Knutsford

    A drink driver who killed a cyclist in Knutsford and then fled the scene has been jailed for eight years. Melissa Darbyshire was found guilty at Chester Crown Court of death by careless driving while over the...

    • Posted July 30, 2018
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  • Family fun at Cheshire’s favourite tourist attractions this summer

    This summer, Cheshire’s Favourite Days Out network is making it easier for families to save money and enjoy great days out at top attractions across the county. From stately homes, botanic gardens and model villages to nuclear...

    • Posted July 30, 2018
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  • Free Civil War Weekend at Anderton Boat Lift next month

    A free Civil War weekend featuring drills displays, musket-firing demonstrations and interactive displays will be taking place at the Anderton Boat Lift in Northwich, Cheshire on Saturday 11 August and Sunday 12 August from 10.30 am – 3.30pm. This fun weekend...

    • Posted July 30, 2018
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  • Students wow judges in Manchester Airport Junior Apprentice Competition

    SS John Fisher and Thomas More Catholic Primary School’s Year 6 pupils, from Wythenshawe, are celebrating after winning a Junior Apprentice Competition, with pupils challenged to produce a ‘Safety in the Sun’ themed advertising campaign. Manchester Airport’s...

    • Posted July 29, 2018
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  • Luxury award win for Cottons Hotel and Spa

    Knutsford’s Cottons Hotel and Spa has been awarded top Luxury Hotel Spa in the UK at the World Luxury Spa Awards, held in Ireland. Their parent company – Thwaites Hotels – also won top luxury spa group...

    • Posted July 29, 2018
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  • Summer jobs campaign launched for young people in Cheshire

    Young people wanting to find work alongside their studies were given a helping hand after Tatton MP Esther McVey launched a summer jobs campaign. Employers needing temporary or summer staff can advertise under “Summer Jobs” on a...

    • Posted July 28, 2018
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  • Constabulary named as a Living Wage Employer

    Cheshire Constabulary has been officially accredited as a Living Wage Employer by the Living Wage Foundation charity. The commitment will see everyone working at the Constabulary, regardless of whether they are direct employees or third-party contracted staff,...

    • Posted July 28, 2018
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  • Increase in Environmental Incidents across North West as temperatures continue to soar

    The Environment Agency is warning that the natural environment is showing signs of distress in Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Cheshire as this summer’s hot dry weather continues. Although the region has seen some periods of rainfall in...

    • Posted July 27, 2018
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