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Out of Town organisations and venues          Events are listed as they were planned but are subject to when Covid-19 is beaten                         

 Audlem Scout and Guide Hall 

Cheshire Street, CW3 0AH

 

Audlem History Society

Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7.30pm. Visitors welcome. Annual membership £12. Visitors £3 per meeting. Refreshments. The society looks after the Audlem History Archive (see here). Secretary: Dorothy Jones 01270 811814. For more details visit https://www.audlem.org/whatson/audlem-history-society.html  or  http://history.audlem.org

 


South Cheshire Embroiderersí Guild and Connected Threads. The South Cheshire Branch of the Embroiderer's Guild meets on the third Thursday of the month (except August and December). Meetings, at 10am, start with tea, coffee and biscuits, followed by a speaker. A series of mini, one- and two-day workshops are also held throughout the year. 

   Membership is open to anyone interested in embroidery. Entrance fee to meetings is £2 for members, £4 for non members.

   For details of the guild, contact Trisha James, by e-mail: southcheshirechair@embroiderersguild.co.uk ; www.audlemembroidersguild.blogspot.com.  

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 AUDLEM

 

ADAPT - Audlem and District Acting Positively for Transition. The group finds ways to enjoy living well today while safeguarding the future. Members meet once a quarter to share information, co-ordinate activities, discuss issues of mutual concern and make decisions for the benefit of the whole group.

   They also arrange public presentations of matters relating to home energy, food, and transport.
   They run a Saturday Stall, hold an Apple Pressing Day in the autumn and a Homemade Christmas Event at the Buttermarket. Garden visits in the summer and visits to other places of interest to members are also arranged.

   They have published 30 cycle maps for the area.

   The group meets outside The Bridge Inn at 10.30am on the second Sunday of each month to ride the routes.

   For more information visit http://adapt.audlem.org/contact.html

  

lFind more organisations on the village website: www.audlem.org.

 

 CHURCH MINSHULL VILLAGE HALL

Cross Lane, Church Minshull, CW5 6EW

 

Bridge sessions, three Tuesdays a month (not first Tuesday), 6.45pm for 7pm start. Improvers group every Friday, 9.45am. Beginners class, every Thursday (£5 club membership; £2 a week to book a table). Lunch 'n' Bridge sessions on the first Tuesday of the month at Vale Royal Abbey Golf Club, 12 noon. Details: John Owen (01270 522654) or Christine Dawson (01270 522253). 

 

 OVERWATER MARINA

Near Audlem

 

Overwater wheelyboat for wheelchair-access boat trips along the Shropshire Union Canal for adults and children with disabilities. This is run by volunteers. The cost of a trip is a donation. Meals and refreshments at Bridge 80 Cafe. To book, call Overwater Marina on (01270) 812677 or Rodney Cottrell (Chairman) on (01270) 811454. 

 

 ST CHAD'S CHURCH, WYBUNBURY

57 Main Road, Wybunbury, CW5 7LY

 

South Cheshire and Vale Royal NRAS Group. A branch of the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society. A local group for people living with rheumatoid and inflammatory arthritis, their families, friends and carers. For more information, e-mail groups@nras.org.uk or telephone 01628 823524. www.nras.org.uk

 
 GARDENS TO VISIT IN THE NANTWICH AREA

National Garden Scheme gardens that are open for charity.

 

The Old Byre, Sound Lane, Sound, Nantwich (CW5 8BE). Gill Farrington. Saturday and Sunday, July 16 and 17, 10am to 4pm. Admission £4; children free. Home made teas. Visitors with limited mobility can park in the garden.

 

The Firs, Old Chester Road, Barbridge, Nantwich (CW5 6AY). Richard and Valerie Goodyear. Sunday, July 24 and Thursday 28, 11am to 4pm. Admission £4.50; children free. Light refreshments. Telephone 07775 924929. richard.goodyear@ngs.org.uk. Also, visits by arrangement from May to July for groups of 10 or more.

 

For more information visit the website: ngs.org.uk   

 

 ST LUKE'S CHURCH HALL, WILLASTON

Coppice Road

 

Willaston and District History Group, also covering Shavington, Stapeley, Wybunbury and Wistaston. Aiming to research, document and share historical Willaston and surrounding parishes. Meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm. Non-members welcome except where indicated otherwise.  £1 for members, £2 for visitors. Details from the Chairman, Shirley Brazier (01270 569963). Tickets, where needed, from Shirley Brazier.


South Cheshire Recorded Music Society. First and third Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm. For anyone interested in classical music. All welcome. Details: 01270 624878 or www.thefrms.co.uk.

 

 ACTON PARISH HALL

Chester Road, Acton, Nantwich. CW5 8LG. Car park opposite the former The Star public house.

 

Nantwich Flower Club, meets on the third Wednesday of the month (no meeting in December), 7.30pm, for "an evening of fun, friendship and flowers. Motto: "Friendship through flowers". Watch a demonstration, learn new ideas, tips, colour schemes, and workshops, Annual subscription: £32. Visitors welcome, £5. Details from 01270 626776.

   Demonstrations are listed on the website: 

nantwichflowerclub.com


Zumba Fitness by Dancing. Mondays at 8.15pm.  Details: Lynne 01270 663958. www.crewenantwichzumba.co.uk.

 

 WYBUNBURY VILLAGE HALL

Main Road, Wybunbury, CW5 7LY

 

Nantwich Bridge Club, play duplicate every Monday, 7pm. Competitions throughout the year. Visitors, juniors and new members welcome. Teaching not offered, but Crewe and Nantwich U3A (01270 611714) run a class in the hall. Bridge Club Chairman: Clive Hutchinson, 01270 662411.  Or contact: Barrie Milnes, 01270 842854.  Affiliated to the EBU. www.bridgewebs.com/nantwich


Sing Up! on Tuesday evenings from 7pm to 9pm. Singing a variety of styles and songs. Sessions £4 per person - one free taster session to see if you like it. Regular concerts in the local area and group get-togethers. More information from Susan on 07563 020170.


Wybunbury Women's Institute meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm. "No need to know how to bake, make jam or know the words to 'Jerusalem'." Go along and join. More details: visit www.wybunburywi,org,uk

or e-mail wybunburywi@gmail.com.

 

 BLAKENHALL AND DISTRICT VILLAGE HALL

Mill Lane (off A51), Blakenhall, CW5 7NP

 

The Village Hall is available for hire and events are also staged by the committee. Patron, Lady Delves Broughton. Contact Diane Brindley ("at reasonable times") on 07899 851267.

Website: www.ourcommunityhall.org.

 

 STAPELEY COMMUNITY HALL

 

The Community Hall is available for hire. Various groups currently meet in the hall. Visit the website. Contact Stapeley Parish Council Clerk, Carol Jones, on 01270 812065, Monday to Friday, or e-mail caroljones@stapeleyparishcouncil.gov.uk

 

 STAPELEY GRANGE (R.S.P.C.A. Wildlife Centre)

London Road, Stapeley, CW5 7JW

 

Nantwich Natural History Society. Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7.30pm. Non-members welcome. Details: John Wornell (01270 629123) j.wornell@btinternet.com 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Events staged by or at these venues will also be mentioned here . . . as long as I find out about them!

 

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 PEACOCK HOTEL, WILLASTON

Crewe Road, Willaston, CW5 6NE

 

South Cheshire Model Engineering Society is  based in the clubhouse at the rear of The Peacock Hotel on Crewe Road, Willaston.

   Access is through the pub car park and then through a five-bar gate to the right of the hotel entrance.

   The society meets in the clubhouse behind the Peacock Hotel on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.45pm. Details of members' club nights can be found on the website, www.southcheshiremes.com. Check about meetings during the Covid-19 pandemic at:  contact@southcheshiremes.com.

 

oPublic trains rides will take place on Sundays, between midday and 3pm. The fee is £1 for two laps of the track.

   The carrying capacity of the trains has been reduced to provide space between the driver and passengers which may result in longer waiting times.

   The clubhouse remains closed.

  Go to www.southcheshiremes.com to see videos of the trains in action.

 

 WILLASTON SPORTS AND SOCIAL CLUB

7 Wistaston Road, Willaston, CW5 6PU

 

Art Club for soft pastel artists, Thursdays, 9.30am to 12.30pm. Information: Peter Hargreaves, 01270 509814.

 
  MASONIC HALL, WILLASTON

Wybunbury Road, Willaston, Nantwich, CW5 7ER

 

Wyche Malbank Probus Club, meets on the second and fourth Wednesday mornings of the month. Coffee and business matters followed by a speaker. Social events including luncheons, visits, and special occasional meetings to which non members are invited. Secretary: David Clews, 01270 668553.

 

Willaston Women's Institute meet at the hall on the second Wednesday of each month, at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. "A friendly group. New members and visitors are made very welcome".

 
  WORLESTON AND DISTRICT VILLAGE HALL

Main Road, Worleston, CW5 6DN

www.worlestonvillagehall.net

 

Worleston Community Orchestra meets at the hall on Fridays at 7pm. There are currently 20-plus regular members, and the orchestra is open to all who play an orchestral instrument. Any age and from grade 1 or 2 standard. Visit www.worlestonmusicschool.co.uk for details.

n The school is holding a summer fete on Sunday, July 3, on the field next to The Royal Oak. See here for details.

 

Worleston and District Bowling Club. Meets for indoor short mat bowls on Fridays between 1.30pm and 3.30pm. Membership £5. £3.15 per person, including refreshments. Meet new friends in a social scene with friendly people.  Contact the village hall: (01270) 629733.

 

Worleston and District Table Tennis Group meets on Thursday evenings from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. For people wishing to learn or improve their table tennis skills in a social scene with friendly people. £4.50 per session, including refreshments. Under 16s, £2.50, For details contact Louise on (01270) 623364 or

worlestonwoodpeckers@gmail.com

 

Worleston Women's Institute meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 7.15pm. The place to make new friends, learn new skills and have a good time. There are talks on various subjects. Contact Annita Grunner, President, for further details (01270 629164),

or visit the hall's website and check under "Groups".

 

Crafting Circle, meets on Thursday evenings at 7pm. All welcome. Crafters: come along and share your skills. Contact Louise on worlestonvillagehall@gmail.com or on (01270) 629733 or 623364. 

 

 WRENBURY VILLAGE HALL

 Cholmondeley Road, Wrenbury, CW5 8HG

 

Wrenbury Art Group. Every Friday, 1.30pm to 4pm. Beginners and accomplished artists. Details: Carolyn Dutton, 01270 781059.

 

Wrenbury and District  Model Railway Club. Meets every Wednesday from 7pm to 10pm. Currently open to members only. Modelling in 0, N and 00 guages. Donations of railway DVDs, rolling stock and accessories always welcome. Contact: David J. Houghton (Secretary) 01270 781113.

 http://wrenburymodelrailwayclub.btck.co.uk

e-mail: wrenburymrc@gmail.com

Telephone: 07767072785

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