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Halloween will be spookily warm

Middlewich Guardian: Weekend weather: cloudy at first but warm on Sunday

10:22am Thursday 30th October 2014

Tomorrow will be the warmest Halloween on record, continuing a "remarkable year" of high temperatures, weather experts have said.

Warning over bonfires this weekend ahead of 96 hour strike action

Middlewich Guardian: (12074923)

11:47am Wednesday 29th October 2014

FIRE chiefs are calling on residents to take extra care at home and on the roads this weekend as members of the Fire Brigades Union walk out for 96 hours ahead of Bonfire Night.

Families continue to struggle with basic costs of childcare

Middlewich Guardian: Youngsters who attend pre-school gaining better exams results, Sam Gyimah said

5:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

Families in Cheshire are paying a staggering £32m a year to meet the most basic costs of their children’s schooling, new research reveals today.

Town turns out in force to enjoy 12th annual Beer Festival

Middlewich Guardian:

1:40pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH residents and those from further afield enjoyed the taste of more than 40 beers, wines and ciders as the town held its 12th annual beer festival over the weekend.

Cheshire Police issue Hallowe'en and Bonfire Night advice

Middlewich Guardian:

10:30am Tuesday 28th October 2014

HALLOWEEN will be here soon and Cheshire Police are launching ‘Op Treacle’ to remind people to act responsibly and stay safe whilst enjoying the night.

HS2 recommendations: How it will affect Cheshire

Middlewich Guardian: The Birmingham and Fazeley viaduct, part of the proposed route for the HS2 high speed rail scheme

10:10am Monday 27th October 2014

THIS morning will see Sir David Higgins announce the recommendations for HS2. Click here for how it will affect Cheshire.

Let's get physical

1:30pm Monday 27th October 2014

A CHESHIRE charity is offering £25,000 of investment to get people in the county moving.

Middlewich volunteers inspire neighbouring towns

Middlewich Guardian: FRIENDLY WARNING: Residents are asked to be aware of cold callers and look out for their neighbours

7:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH Good Neighbours have expressed their delight at inspiring other towns in Cheshire to follow their model.

6 Halloween recipes for frighteningly good grub

Middlewich Guardian:

2:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

The spookiest night of the year is a great excuse for throwing a party. Kate Whiting offers some treats to tempt even the most reluctant Halloween fan

Middlewich lorry driver 'much improved' after weeks of critical care

Middlewich Guardian:

10:44am Friday 24th October 2014

A LORRY driver from Middlewich who was seriously injured in a crash on the M62 is described to be ‘much improved’ after spending weeks in critical care.

Tougher laws on dog attacks in Cheshire East

Middlewich Guardian:

9:56am Friday 24th October 2014

CHESHIRE East Council has vowed to enforce tough new laws to help prevent violent dog attacks in the borough.

Markets join forces for big day in Middlewich

Middlewich Guardian: First Middlewich Makers Market is big success

3:52pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

THIS month’s Middlewich Makers Market will be joining forces with the Floating Market.

Middlewich creatives on display at Makers Market

Middlewich Guardian:

10:34am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A GROUP of creative people in Middlewich have joined forces and will display their work at the Makers Market on Saturday.

Countries best beers come to Middlewich

Middlewich Guardian: Middlewich Beer Festival celebrates 10th anniversary in style

1:59pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE time has come once again for Middlewich residents to get together and sample a vast array of beer, cider and wine.

Kings Lock rises to the top

Middlewich Guardian:

8:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE King’s Lock pub in Middlewich is now the top rated pub-restaurant in Cheshire, just months after being a ‘run-down pub serving beer from cans’.

Middlewich men get waxed for charity

Middlewich Guardian:

3:39pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

SERAPHIM Beauty Salon in Middlewich raised more than £500 for St Luke’s Hospice with a fundraising event on Saturday.

Fallen tree blocks King Street

Middlewich Guardian:

3:05pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A LARGE tree has fallen across King Street in Middlewich due to high winds leaving the road blocked to motorists.

Cheshire East address fuel poverty among households

Middlewich Guardian:

8:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

CHESHIRE East Council is set to become just the second local authority in the country to introduce a low-cost energy scheme to ensure residents do not have to choose between ‘eating and heating’ this winter.

Middlewich community thanked for most successful poppy appeal

Middlewich Guardian: Town Hall, Darlington  -  Pic to go with story about this year's poppy appeal. (10155165)

5:26pm Monday 20th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH Branch of Royal British Legion has thanked the community after the most successful Poppy Appeal so far.

Christmas comes early to Middlewich

Middlewich Guardian:

9:38am Monday 20th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH residents were left wondering if Christmas had come early to the town after Christmas lights were put up on lamp posts last week.

MEP Paul Nuttall denies he played 'Bungle' in children's TV show Rainbow

Middlewich Guardian: MEP Paul Nuttall

12:42pm Monday 20th October 2014

NORTH West MEP Paul Nuttall has denied that he used to play the character Bungle in the 1970s classic children's TV show Rainbow.

Gales and heavy rain on the way

Middlewich Guardian:

10:41am Monday 20th October 2014

THE remains of Hurricane Gonzalo will arrive in the UK later today bringing with it gale force winds and heavy rain that will sweep across much of the country, the Met Office has warned.

Byley pupils given a lesson in road safety

Middlewich Guardian:

9:00am Sunday 19th October 2014

PUPILS at Byley Primary were taught about road safety as the winter season approaches and were given the chance to sit in a lorry cabin.

Council thanks town for Great War support

Middlewich Guardian:

8:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH Town Council has thanked residents for their support during the Great War Project and says it looks forward to further years of remembrance.

Cheshire Police issue warning over telephone scam

Middlewich Guardian: PHONE THREATS: Scam callers can turn nasty

1:37pm Friday 17th October 2014

CHESHIRE Police are warning people across the county to be on their guard following reports of suspicious phone calls.

Cheshire East libraries praised for mental health support

Middlewich Guardian:

11:41am Friday 17th October 2014

LIBRARIES around Cheshire East including Middlewich Library have been celebrated for their help in supporting people with mental health issues.

Police come up with imaginative new use for tax disc holder

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PC David Wise from Malvern Police Station with his Emergency Contact Disc designed to fit into the soon to be redundant car tax holder (11483612)

10:06am Friday 17th October 2014

POLICE have dreamed up a new use for the licence disc holders that every car carries on its windscreen - one which could save lives.

33 cannabis plants seized from house in Middlewich

Middlewich Guardian: Cannabis plants

5:11pm Thursday 16th October 2014

ONE man was arrested and 33 cannabis plants were seized during a drug raid in Middlewich.

Cheshire East looks to boost adoption

Middlewich Guardian:

2:59pm Thursday 16th October 2014

CHILDREN and Families Minister Edward Timpson told Cheshire East Council that the borough needs to boost its adoption rates.

Middlewich Library leading the way in Cheshire East

Middlewich Guardian:

10:53am Wednesday 15th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH Library was recognised by Cheshire East for its impressive participation in the Mythical Maze summer reading challenge.

Middlewich Town Council pay tribute to Councillor Keith Bagnall

Middlewich Guardian:

7:30am Wednesday 15th October 2014

MIDDLEWICH Town Council has paid tribute to one of its longstanding councillors Keith Bagnall, who died this month, saying he had an ‘ability to deal with everybody.’

Teachers pass with flying colours at Middlewich High

Middlewich Guardian:

2:13pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

MORE than 60 teaching staff at Middlewich High School achieved their Teaching Effectiveness Enhancement Programme (TEEP) phase one certificate.

Middlewich youngsters set to benefit from £20,000 minibus donated by Vauxhall

Middlewich Guardian:

10:39am Tuesday 14th October 2014

YOUNG people in Middlewich who participate in the National Citizen Service will benefit from a new £20,000 minibus donated by Vauxhall.

Middlewich lorry driver involved in M62 crash remains in hospital

Middlewich Guardian:

3:31pm Monday 13th October 2014

THE lorry driver from Middlewich who was involved in a crash on the M62 near Widnes remains in hospital and has multiple serious injuries.

Town entrepreneurs to be given free business advice

Middlewich Guardian:

8:00am Monday 13th October 2014

BUSINESS people in Middlewich can get impartial, expert advice on obtaining finance at a free-to-attend breakfast organised by Cheshire East Council.

Byley pupils bake cakes for Macmillan Cancer Support

Middlewich Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

BYLEY Primary School held a MacMillan Coffee Afternoon and raised £250 despite only having 58 pupils.

Leighton and Victoria Infirmary affected byMonday's NHS strike action

Middlewich Guardian: File photo dated 07/12/10 of an NHS logo. Social enterprises are being allowed to take over £900 million of NHS services without safeguards to ensure they save the taxpayer money and will not go bust, a watchdog has warned. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

6:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

THE NHS has warned that some services at Leighton Hospital in Crewe and the Victoria Infirmary in Northwich could be affected by forthcoming industrial action.

New bus service means end of curfew for Middlewich residents

Middlewich Guardian:

8:30am Saturday 11th October 2014

THE return of the bus service from Winsford to Sandbach will banish Middlewich residents curfew says Councillor Mike Parsons – but he adds the town’s public transport is still not good enough.

Police close Nantwich Road after crash

Middlewich Guardian:

12:18pm Friday 10th October 2014

POLICE closed a section of Nantwich Road after a crash involving two cars.

Middlewich ministers' plea to boycott toy Halloween 'murder weapons' after Alan Henning murder

Middlewich Guardian:

9:49am Friday 10th October 2014

MINISTERS at St Michael’s church in Middlewich have issued a plea to residents to boycott violent Halloween toys which they claim represent real murder weapons used by Islamic State Militants.

Middlewich concert raises more than £700 for Alzheimer's Society

Middlewich Guardian:

4:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A MUSICAL showcase at Middlewich Civic Hall raised more than £700 for the Alzheimer’s Society.

St Michael's church transformed into First World War tribute

Middlewich Guardian:

1:21pm Thursday 9th October 2014

ST MICHAEL and All Angels Church in Middlewich has been transformed into a display of commemoration to fallen First World War troops as part of the Great War Weekend.

Cheshire East residents rally to become Dementia Friends

Middlewich Guardian: Dementia Friends

10:10am Thursday 9th October 2014

MORE than 1,600 people across Cheshire East have rallied to the call to become ‘Dementia Friends’ since the national campaign was launched just three months ago.

The new face of Weaver Valley's regeneration

Middlewich Guardian:

11:20am Wednesday 8th October 2014

SHOUTING about Northwich, Winsford and Middlewich and encouraging businesses to invest in their future are the top priorities for Weaver Valley's new boss.

Cheshire East residents rally to become Dementia Friends

Middlewich Guardian: Dementia Friends

11:19am Wednesday 8th October 2014

MORE than 1,600 people across Cheshire East have rallied to the call to become ‘Dementia Friends’ since the national campaign was launched just three months ago.

Middlewich goes back in time for Great War Weekend

Middlewich Guardian:

9:50am Wednesday 8th October 2014

THE Middlewich Great War Weekend took place at the weekend and organisers say it was a perfect way to remember the lives lost during the First World War and the town left behind.

Cheshire 'Gogglebox' panel to shape TV shows

Middlewich Guardian: More than 1000 Wirral TV viewers caught without licence

2:17pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

Viewers in Cheshire are being invited to have their say on what hits their screens - for cash.

Middlewich man seriously injured in M62 crash

Middlewich Guardian:

12:48pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE lorry driver who sustained serious injuries in a crash on the M62 near Widnes has been confirmed to be from Middlewich.

93 'empty' homes found to be occupied

Middlewich Guardian:

12:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

CHESHIRE East Council has secured more than £800,000 to spend on local services after officers discovered that 93 supposedly empty homes in the borough were in fact occupied.

Cheshire PCC summit tackles child sexual exploitation

Middlewich Guardian: AT RISK A new report on child sexual exploitation needs to taken ‘very seriously’ Picture posed by models

6:10am Tuesday 7th October 2014

CHESHIRE’S Police and Crime Commissioner has met with county chiefs to assess best practice in preventing the types of ‘appalling’ child sexual exploitation experienced in Rotherham.

Middlewich Online


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