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Tony Warren celebrated in new exhibition depicting his journey to Coronation Street

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  The early life and career of Tony Warren, creator of Coronation Street, the world’s longest-running continuing drama, will be remembered in an exhibition at Salford Museum and Art Gallery, which is operated by Salford Community Leisure. Four Miles from Manchester; Tony Warren’s Coronation Street runs from Saturday 21 October 2017 to Tuesday 3 July 2018. The exhibition will showcase aspects of …

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Neil Barrett puts Hale Carnival goers in the picture – for free!

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Multi-award winning Neil Barrett Portrait Photography recently presented visitors to its Hale Barns Carnival display stand with some luxury prize winning opportunities.  The Timperley based studio ran a Carnival-themed competition offering an exclusive first prize of a Neil Barrett Family Portrait Experience worth £500. Several runner-up prizes each worth £120 were also up for grabs. The first correct competition entry …

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Tatton Park welcomes birth of rare Shire Horse

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A very unique arrival was born at Tatton Park on 16 July. Named Secret Sensation (after her great-great grandmother, Arclid Sensation), the rare female Shire horse was eight days overdue and had been excitedly anticipated by all at Tatton.  Visitors to the Farm leading up to her birth were treated with a sneak peak vet scan of her mother, Tabitha’s, …

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Basil & Bea brings curated luxury to Greater Manchester with exclusive launch event

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Contemporary women’s clothing and lifestyle store, Basil & Bea, has launched in Hale with a collection of clothing, accessories and homewares, each with an individual story to tell. Marking the opening with an exclusive launch event, attendees indulged in vegan canapes and cocktails from The Garden, Hale, while enjoying live music from a contemporary saxophonist. The first independent endeavour from …

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A taste of Italy in the clouds

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Cloud 23 is introducing its first Apertivo menu inspired by the Italian tradition of relaxing with friends over luxurious classic cocktails accompanied by delicious mini treats. Enjoy a piece of the Mediterranean every day between 5pm and 8pm and take in the sunny views of the city’s skyline from Hilton Manchester Deansgate’s 23rd floor. Indulge in a range of Sky Bites, …

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Alderley Edge Hotel welcomes new General Manager and announces refurbishment

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Alderley Edge Hotel, part of the JW Lees family, are happy to announce the appointment of John Scott as their new General Manager. John joins the Hotel from Best Western Plus Pinewood on Wilmslow Hotel, after a successful six years. John managed the extensive refurbishments at The Pinewood Hotel and is the perfect person to see Alderley Edge Hotel through …

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Sharks first team stars announced as disability ambassadors

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Sale Sharks’ first team stars Halani Aulika and George Nott have been confirmed as disability ambassadors for this season for the club’s inclusive ‘In the Pack’ community programme. Tonga prop Aulika will join the programme, which promotes rugby as a fully inclusive sport for all, as a player ambassador, whilst lock forward Nott has supported the Sale Sharks Community Trust’s …

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Altrincham app goes live for town centre workers

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With an estimated 10,000 people working in Altrincham town centre, Altrincham Unlimited has launched a brand new money-saving app for town centre workers. Named ‘LoyALTY’, the app is available to anyone working in Altrincham town centre and will give users exclusive access to offers, discounts and loyalty schemes from shops, cafes, restaurants, bars, pubs, health & beauty businesses and professional …

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The Ride and The Serpentine launched at exclusive Alderley Park

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One of Cheshire’s most prestigious developments for years – Alderley Park, is beginning to take shape with the launch of two new additions: The Ride and The Serpentine. Created by renowned luxury specialist PH Homes, this eagerly-anticipated residential enclave near to fashionable Alderley Edge promises to ‘redefine Alderley living’ and these two new stages will add a wide variety of …