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Krazy Races comes to Northwich

Krazy Races comes to Northwich

Northwich is going to get a little wackier next year as the town welcomes a brand new event on Sunday 14th June 2020 in the form of a SoapBox Derby.The event will be held on Castle Hill with an event village and viewing within Verdin Park. The event is the first of its...

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Great British High Street Awards judges visit Northwich

Great British High Street Awards judges visit Northwich

Northwich was visited on Tuesday 3rd September by judges from the Great British High Street (GBHS) Awards as they cast their eye over the town and learned about the numerous events, projects and initiatives that have been delivered here over the past year. For the...

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Two Northwich businesses bag ‘In Bloom’ awards

Two Northwich businesses bag ‘In Bloom’ awards

Two businesses within Northwich have come out on top in a public vote after entering a competition as part of Northwich in Bloom. A range of the town’s retailers entered the Northwich ‘Best Dressed Business’ competition which had two different categories for pubs and...

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Could you succeed in Salters’ Den?

Could you succeed in Salters’ Den?

Applications are now open for the 2019 Salters’ Den competition. If you are an entrepreneur or business start-up located in the Northwich or Winsford area and started trading on or after 1st January 2018 you are eligible to enter.Has your new business already...

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A fresh new look for Matalan Northwich

A fresh new look for Matalan Northwich

Northwich’s Matalan has a fresh new look after undergoing a major refurbishment throughout the store.Shoppers can now benefit from new lighting, flooring and a revamped customer service area, while there is also a new market place which has been designed to highlight...

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Northwich River Festival 2019

Northwich River Festival 2019

Organisers of the third annual Northwich River Festival, which was held in the town on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th July 2019, have declared the event to be yet another resounding success.The number of entries for The Mighty River Weaver Dragon Boat Challenge, at 22...

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Northwich preparing to bloom once again

Northwich preparing to bloom once again

Flower power will be embraced in Northwich once again this summer after the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) entered the town into two categories of the North West in Bloom Awards.Northwich will be looking to scoop the top prize in both the Large Town and...

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Northwich River Festival set to make a splash

Northwich River Festival set to make a splash

The Canis Major Newfoundland Water Rescue display team will be making a splash at the Northwich River Festival. The web-footed canines will be put through their paces as part of the third annual festival that is set to attract thousands of visitors to the town on the...

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Video: It’s a yes for Northwich BID2!

Video: It’s a yes for Northwich BID2!

The Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) will continue for a further five years from September after retailers voted yes in the BID2 ballot at the end of June.Of those who took part, 77% were in favour of another term for the Northwich BID. This means that...

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Northwich revving up for Scooter Day

Northwich revving up for Scooter Day

The first week of the Northwich Festival of Arts is set to end on a high with Northwich Scooter Day returning to the town centre on Sunday 7th July.Running from 1:00pm till late, the event has been organised by Derek Smith from Derek's Window Cleaning and will take...

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Northwich BID helps make the town greener and cleaner

Northwich BID helps make the town greener and cleaner

The Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) has worked on another project to help make the town greener and cleaner.Alongside Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside (CLM) and workers from Grozone Community Garden, volunteers banded together on Friday...

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A positive year for Ubuntu Wealth Management in Northwich

A positive year for Ubuntu Wealth Management in Northwich

A Northwich business has had a positive year in the town with a number of developments and initiatives helping to raise its profile.Ubuntu Wealth Management, which is situated on the High Street next to The Salty Dog, has expanded its team, sponsored a local charity...

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The Joshua Tree break ground on their new support centre

The Joshua Tree break ground on their new support centre

Construction has begun on The Joshua Tree’s new purpose-built support centre in Sandiway, Cheshire after 13 years of fundraising!Due to be completed early 2020, the centre will provide an appropriate and much needed environment for families, accommodating children of...

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New businesses aiming to help Northwich get fit and healthy

New businesses aiming to help Northwich get fit and healthy

Two new businesses have opened in Northwich aimed at helping people improve their fitness levels and nutrition. Kay-Leigh Richardson and John Fielding, who both live in the town, have opened Nutrition @ The Hangout and The Hangout NW at Unit 1 in Ash Street, with the...

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Barons Quay hoping the Northwich BID gets a second term

Barons Quay hoping the Northwich BID gets a second term

The centre manager from Barons Quay is hoping that the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) receives the town’s backing later this year to continue for a second term. In June, businesses within the BID area will be able to vote on whether a BID 2 is...

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Northwich enjoys successful Easter Extravaganza

Northwich enjoys successful Easter Extravaganza

Visitors flocked to Northwich on Saturday 20th April as the town hosted the 2019 Easter Extravaganza.Organised by the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID), Northwich Independent Retailers Association (NIRA) and Barons Quay, people of all ages enjoyed the...

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Northwich song goes viral throughout the town

Northwich song goes viral throughout the town

A feel-good song about Northwich has taken off on social media after the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) shared it over the Easter weekend.Written and performed by Jim Stanley who is a resident of the town, the song highlights some of Northwich’s shops,...

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Easter fun coming to Northwich

Easter fun coming to Northwich

Northwich will be full of Easter fun on Saturday 20th April. That’s because it’s the date of the 2019 Northwich Easter Extravaganza which once again features an action-packed line-up of activities. Organised by the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID), Barons...

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Dead Dead Good Weekend to get Northwich rocking this May

Dead Dead Good Weekend to get Northwich rocking this May

Northwich will come alive again this May when the town hosts the Dead Dead Good Weekend music festival over three days.Taking place on Thursday 9th, Friday 10th and Saturday 11th, the event was born out of a desire to continue the growth of the new music scene in the...

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Northwich business opens second bar in the town

Northwich business opens second bar in the town

A Northwich business has opened a second bar in the town centre after 18 months of success in its current location.The Salthouse NW, which is located at Hayhurst Quay, have recently opened The BullRing NW in between Swetenhams and Nationwide selling craft beers, fine...

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Kanya Bistro hoping to entice evening customers

Kanya Bistro hoping to entice evening customers

A Northwich restaurant is encouraging people to check out its evening provision after announcing new opening hours on Friday and Saturday nights.Kanya Bistro and Bar, which can be found on the High Street, is open for business from 6:00pm-11:30pm across both nights,...

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Northwich aiming to achieve Makaton friendly status

Northwich aiming to achieve Makaton friendly status

This spring, Cheshire Down’s Syndrome Support Group (CDSSG) and the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) are teaming up to help Northwich achieve Makaton friendly status.  Makaton is a language programme using signs and symbols to help people to communicate...

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Enjoy a stylish Mother’s Day at the Anderton Boat Lift

Enjoy a stylish Mother’s Day at the Anderton Boat Lift

For those looking for a stylish and unusual Mother’s Day gift, the Anderton Boat Lift is offering visitors the chance to enjoy a deluxe afternoon tea at its Lift View Marquee. In an exclusive offer, everyone that books for tea will also receive a free boat trip...

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mosshaselhurst Solicitors strengthen their Northwich team

mosshaselhurst Solicitors strengthen their Northwich team

Well established Northwich law firm mosshaselhurst Solicitors has added strength to its team with the appointment of Rob Gore as the new head of Wills and Probate. Prior to joining the company, Rob was a partner in a top ranked national law firm and managed a large...

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Primary Schools’ Art Trail returns to Northwich

Primary Schools’ Art Trail returns to Northwich

The Primary Schools' Art Trail has returned to Northwich and will run throughout the town until Monday 11th March.  Schools from the Northwich area were invited to create paintings and three dimensional work inspired by children's literature and the artwork is now...

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The Joshua Tree grows into 2019!

The Joshua Tree grows into 2019!

The Joshua Tree, a provider of physical, psychological and emotional support to families affected by childhood cancers for more than 12 years, announce the launch of a new charity brand identity on World Cancer Day, 4th February 2019.Alongside changes to the charity...

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Belvoir Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Belvoir Celebrates 10th Anniversary

To coincide with their 10th anniversary, Belvoir Lettings has scooped the coveted Gold Award for Lettings as judged by the British Property Awards (BPA).The first of its kind to be awarded to a lettings agent, Belvoir were chosen blind for the awards after BPA carried...

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Businesses attend Northwich BID AGM

Businesses attend Northwich BID AGM

The Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) AGM was held on Thursday 24th January at the Memorial Court, giving businesses the opportunity to learn about the projects delivered in Year 4 of the BID and to look ahead to what will be taking place in Year 5....

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Turn the heat up this January with Hotpod Yoga

Turn the heat up this January with Hotpod Yoga

Franchise owner Minna Scaife has received an astounding amount of positive feedback from the local community after choosing Northwich as the home of its first Hotpod Yoga studio. This new and exciting form of yoga was first launched in 2013 and has since developed...

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Lock-tec celebrate 25 years in business

Lock-tec celebrate 25 years in business

A Northwich business is celebrating a milestone this month after reaching a quarter of a century of trading in the town centre. Lock-tec, who are based at the bottom of Castle Street, reached their 25th anniversary this December and held a small party at their...

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Northwich BID competition winner chooses Bratts

Northwich BID competition winner chooses Bratts

The winner of the Northwich Business Improvement District’s (BID) recent Great British High Street Awards competition has chosen Bratts to spend her voucher in.Helena Abblett, who is from the town, won £100 worth of shopping vouchers to spend in a retailer of her...

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Initiative to get networkers up and running

Initiative to get networkers up and running

Local business owners have come together to set up a new form of ‘networking’ in Northwich. Mixing light exercise followed by an informal chat amongst fellow business leaders, the group meet at 07:30am every Wednesday morning at the back of Brio Leisure Centre. They...

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Record numbers attend Northwich Christmas Extravaganza

Record numbers attend Northwich Christmas Extravaganza

Record numbers of visitors flocked to Northwich on Saturday 24th November as the town hosted the 2018 Christmas Extravaganza. Organised and funded by Northwich BID and Northwich Town Council (NTC) with help from Barons Quay and Northwich Rotary Club, the Extravaganza...

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Northwich BID makes winter investments once again

Northwich BID makes winter investments once again

Following investments into Northwich’s image over the past three years, the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) has once again funded initiatives to add colour and sparkle to the town centre.The organisation has not only invested in hanging and railing...

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Northwich Art Shop wins award for second consecutive year

Northwich Art Shop wins award for second consecutive year

The Northwich Art Shop is celebrating after receiving an award for the second year running. The independent business, situated on Witton Street, has been named Arts & Crafts Business of the Year in the SME News North West Enterprise Awards 2018 and owner Phil...

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Northwich blooms at awards ceremony

Northwich blooms at awards ceremony

Northwich is celebrating this week after the town received four gongs at the 2018 North West in Bloom Awards which took place in Southport on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd November. A Silver Gilt was awarded to Northwich in the Business Improvement District (BID)...

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Collective BIDs group announced to champion West Cheshire

Collective BIDs group announced to champion West Cheshire

Five Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) in the borough have joined forces to promote their businesses and initiatives and to help attract inward investment.The West Cheshire BID group is made up of CH1ChesterBID, Northwich BID, Gadbrook Park BID, Winsford...

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Video: NOW Northwich Festival attracts thousands to the town

Video: NOW Northwich Festival attracts thousands to the town

The posters and banners said ‘Expect the unexpected’ and they were certainly right. The NOW Northwich arts festival took over the town centre last weekend (Saturday 6 October) attracting an estimated 26,000 people. The festival featured over a 100 local performers led...

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H&M’s grand opening at Barons Quay

H&M’s grand opening at Barons Quay

Hundreds of people visited H&M in Barons Quay today, Thursday 18th October, as the retailer officially opened in Northwich. The first 200 people through the doors received exclusive H&M goodie bags while everyone who queued before 11am enjoyed a 25% discount...

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Great British High Street Judges Visit Northwich

Great British High Street Judges Visit Northwich

Judges from the Great British High Street (GBHS) team visited Northwich on Thursday 11th October to tour the town and see how it shapes up compared to other locations around the UK.The town has been nominated in the ‘Rising Star’ category of the Great British High...

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Vets4Pets Hoping to Become go-to Surgery

Vets4Pets Hoping to Become go-to Surgery

A new veterinary surgery in Northwich is hoping to become the go-to place for people’s pet needs after celebrating six months in the town this September. Vets4Pets, which opened on the first floor of Pets at Home in March 2018, features a fully equipped theatre, 3...

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Video Production Company Launches in Northwich

Video Production Company Launches in Northwich

A video production company has launched in Northwich, looking to help businesses tell a story through film, image and photography.Studio 24-7, who are based in the Northwich Business Centre, specialise in helping companies make an impact through digital media. The...

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Northwich ‘In Bloom’ Competition Winners Receive Prizes

Northwich ‘In Bloom’ Competition Winners Receive Prizes

Three Northwich businesses have received prizes from the town’s Business Improvement District (BID) after entering a competition relating to Northwich In Bloom.A range of the town’s retailers entered the Northwich ‘Best Dressed Business’ competition over the summer as...

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50 Years in Business for Northwich Fruit Shop

50 Years in Business for Northwich Fruit Shop

One of Northwich’s longest running businesses has celebrated reaching a huge milestone after trading for half a century in the town. John Griffiths Fruit Shops, which is currently based in Witton Walk, opened in Northwich in 1968, and since then have prided themselves...

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Expect the Unexpected at the NOW Northwich Festival

Expect the Unexpected at the NOW Northwich Festival

Now Northwich is a new one-day, large scale international street theatre festival heading to Northwich on 6 October. The festival will take over the town centre transforming the streets and squares with magical and mesmerising local and international performances. It...

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Kanya Can Cater For You

Kanya Can Cater For You

Kanya Bistro and restaurant is ready to cater for you no matter what event you’re looking to celebrate or organise. The restaurant, which is situated on the High Street in Northwich just down from the Bull Ring, has undergone two expansions since 2013 and can now...

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