10 reasons to visit the Lake District in August and September

1. Go on the ultimate gastronomic getaway that’s Tatler’s ‘Best Kept Secret’ 2016 Having been recently been named the UK’s ‘Best Kept Secret’ at the...

Foodies Festival Announces a Feast of Foodie Fun at Tatton Park

North West food-lovers can look forward to another taste-bud-tickling weekend this summer, as Foodies Festival returns to Tatton Park in Cheshire, serving up a...

Award will shine light on life and times of Sir Humphry Davy

The life and letters of a British scientist one of the foremost of his day will be used as a lens to examine...

Move over Bambi! Endangered deer born at Chester Zoo

An extremely rare Philippine spotted deer has been born at Chester Zoo.  The tiny male fawn, which arrived on Boxing Day, has been shown off...

1066-and-all-that-Nav

Tracing where your DNA was formed over 1,000 years ago is now possible due to a revolutionary technique developed by a team of international...

Nantwich aqueduct project claims conservation award

The project to restore Nantwich’s famous aqueduct, has secured a major conservation award. The project, involving the Canal and River Trust, Cheshire East Council, Nantwich...

Exhibition celebrates rich variety of local Jewish life during the Second World War

A major new exhibition which celebrates local Jewish life, art and enterprise during the Second World War is being held in Macclesfield.  The free exhibition...

Wordsworth-The War Poet?

A major exhibition portrays Wordsworth as one of the nation’s greatest war poets. The nineteenth century poet famous for wandering ‘lonely as a cloud’ on...

Hunt for the nation’s favourite wild flower

Could it be the bluebell, the poppy and or the snowdrop or maybe Honeysuckle, Cowslips, Harebells and Cornflowers? To celebrate their 25th anniversary, Plantlife has...

Tatton’s farm animals prepare to say thank you at Home Farm.

Tatton’s Home Farm animals will be wriggling into their Sunday best for Harvest Festival weekend.  This annual festival, one of the Farm’s favourites, is a...