Friday, April 28, 2017

Rail strikes start today

Rail users face problems with transport links as a full day of strike action by Northen Rail conductors gets underway. The 24-hour strike runs until...

The second annual four-day Stockport Old Town Folk Festival gets underway...

People staying local over the bank holiday weekend are being welcomed to a number of events taking place in the region. The second annual...

Moves being made to get kids more active

Primary school aged children are being encouraged to get more active with a new weight management scheme. Cheshire East Council has launched a programme to...

East Cheshire residents’ reminder to register to vote

Cheshire East Council chiefs are calling on residents to make sure they don't miss out on their chance to vote in the upcoming General...

Forensic kits distributed to tackle rural crime

Cheshire residents are being encouraged to take advantage of new technology designed to deter burglaries. Police officers in the region are distributing kits...

Rail strike action planned for Friday

Commuters can expect more disruption tomorrow with a day of strike action planned by transport staff. Northern Rail bosses are warning most services...

Bad weather delays opening of airport relief road

Delays to the opening of the new A6 to Manchester Airport relief road have been blamed on heavy rainfall. The £290 million, 10km dual...

Altrincham woman calls for a new skatepark

A skateboard enthusiast in Altrincham is hoping to get her idea for a venue in the town backed by council bosses. Paulina Lewis got...

Man arrested over Mike Samwell murder in Chorlton

A 21-year-old man arrested over the murder of a former Royal Navy Officer who was run over by his own car has been released...

Cheshire police in support of ‘Stalker Awareness’ campaign

Cheshire police officers are supporting a national campaign to make people more aware of stalking. National stalking awareness week runs until Friday and is aimed...