Stockport News



Academy receives top marks for its work with young carers

Wed 27th May 2015 4.14PM

STOCKPORT Academy has become the only school in the country to receive a top award for its work with young carers. The Young Carers in Schools programme has been dev...

Honeybear Nursery celebrates 25 years of excellent childcare!

Wed 27th May 2015 2.30PM

HONEYBEAR Nursery was founded by Bernadetta Devine in 1990. Bernadetta knew from a very early age that childcare was what she wanted to do. After achieving her quali...

Fundraiser Golf Day

Wed 27th May 2015 2.26PM

STOCKPORT Grammar School's popular annual Bursary Appeal Fundraiser takes place at Stockport Golf Club on Thursday 18th June. The cost for a team of four is 400 and ...

Let Travel by Design escort you

Tue 26th May 2015 3.41PM

LAST week we celebrated 25 years in business and reflected on the huge changes we have seen over the years. We believe our success is born out of our ability to embr...

Inspiring curriculum to deliver core skills

Tue 26th May 2015 3.17PM

CHESHIRE'S Terra Nova School is set to launch the TN Baccalaureate this September. It's described as an "Inspiring, progressive and academic curriculum delivering t...

EAGER BUYERS SIGN UP FOR NEW HOMES

Thu 21st May 2015 3.37PM

A HEALTHY database of potential purchasers have signed up to find out more about new homes being built on the site of a former hospital in Stockport. Elan Homes is i...

New Principal shares vision

Thu 21st May 2015 3.15PM

STOCKPORT College's new principal, Simon Andrews, has shared his vision with staff at the Wellington Road campus. The former Macclesfield College chief has set his sights on makin...

SCHOOL WINS SCIENCE TRIP TO SWITZERLAND

Thu 21st May 2015 3.01PM

STUDENTS from Marple Hall School in Stockport have won an all-expenses paid trip to visit some of Switzerland best known scientific sights. Twenty Marple Hall studen...

Putting lid on town mural

Wed 20th May 2015 4.17PM

IF you have any clear plastic lids hanging round then they could end up hanging in a giant mural on Stamford Road this summer to help celebrate Altrincham in Bloom this year and re...

BROTHERS ARE TOPPS...

Wed 20th May 2015 3.56PM

A RECENT UK tour by kids' collectibles company Topps proved a phenomenal success, with thousands of football fans, sticker fans and trading card collectors pitching up at football ...

A tasty treat in store

Wed 20th May 2015 3.42PM

THE countdown is on to one of Cheshire's most popular foodie gatherings of the summer months. This year's Congleton Food and Drink Festival will take place in the to...

Dazzling delights at the Opera House!

Wed 20th May 2015 3.02PM

BUXTON Opera House is the place to go for dazzling entertainment including a national tour of the spooky drama The Woman in Black and a concert from the 'Mozart of guitar' Pierre B...

Squadron bag Field Day Trophy

Tue 19th May 2015 2.55PM

STOCKPORT Air Cadets are on cloud nine having recently returned from the annual Greater Manchester Wing Field Training Day as the overall winners. The cadets from 16...

LIFE IS A CABARET IN VEGAS FOR HEARTBEAT CHORUS

Tue 19th May 2015 2.45PM

HEARTBEAT Chorus have been crowned national champions after winning the Gold medal at the Sweet Adeline's Region 31 competition. This has now qualified them to represent the UK at ...

Smarter town shop fronts boost trade

Tue 19th May 2015 2.29PM

DOZENS of businesses have benefitted from a free shop-front makeover provided by Cheshire East Council. About 35 properties have been smartened up on Chestergate and...

Trainees come out on top

Tue 19th May 2015 2.26PM

TRAINEES from Stockport College have scooped six awards at a top construction competition organised by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB). The young app...

Stockport Homes wins UK Award

Tue 19th May 2015 2.20PM

STOCKPORT Homes has won the 'Outstanding Approach to Managing Your Income' award at the UK Housing awards. The winners were announced at a ceremony at the Lancaster London Hotel la...

Laura tops 90

Mon 18th May 2015 11.17AM

SQUASH international, Laura Mylotte who works as Marketing & Communications Manager at Life Leisure in Stockport, has received a President's Award from Ed Dunne O'Brien, President ...

IDDON SECURES POINT DESPITE BROKEN LEG!

Mon 18th May 2015 11.10AM

STOCKPORT racer Christian Iddon secured a solitary point at Oulton Park at the latest rounds of the 2015 MCE British Superbike Championship. The Bennetts Suzuki ride...

Scholarships awarded to best business leaders

Mon 18th May 2015 10.58AM

BUSINESS leaders in Stockport could be in with the chance of winning a 17,200 scholarship as part of the Manchester Executive MBA Challenge 2015. One lucky winner wi...

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