Stockport News



Disney award winners

Fri 27th March 2015 11.58AM

CHEADLE licensing business Character World is celebrating after scooping a prestigious award at The Walt Disney Company UK & Ireland 2014 Licensee Awards. Character ...

APPRENTICES HONOURED

Fri 27th March 2015 11.55AM

STOCKPORT-based apprenticeship provider, Damar Training, has announced the winners of its annual Apprenticeship Awards, which champion apprentices and employers within the region.

NEW CANCER RESEARCH SHOP OPENS ITS DOORS

Fri 27th March 2015 11.39AM

CANCER Research UK is doubling its retail presence in Stockport town centre - opening a new shop in Warren Street and turning its existing premises in Princess Street into a 1 stor...

Disabled fan gets dream job at City

Wed 25th March 2015 1.36PM

A FOOTBALL fan with learning disabilities from the Seashell Trust has been given a shot at working for Manchester City's Foundation with the long-term goal of finding employment a...

TRY THE FLIGHT OF YOUR LIFE!

Wed 25th March 2015 1.33PM

CHEADLE charity, the Together Trust, is offering the North West's most daring fundraisers the opportunity to complete an adrenaline-fuelled, gravity-defying Wing Walk on Sunday 3 M...

Pub balloon flies from Stockport to....Finland!

Wed 25th March 2015 1.07PM

THERE it was, in the snowy whiteness of a harsh Finland winter, a mysterious blob of gold by the shore of the frozen Gulf of Bothnia. What could it be? Ten-year- old...

ART ON SHOW AT RAIL STATION

Tue 24th March 2015 11.40AM

EXCITING new artwork has been unveiled at Stockport Rail Station. The project is a collaboration between Virgin Trains, Stockport Council and Arts for Recovery (Arc). ...

DAD TAKES ON MAMMOTH TREK IN WIFES MEMORY

Tue 24th March 2015 11.02AM

A STOCKPORT dad, whose wife lost her battle with breast cancer, will walk from Land's End to John O'Groats in aid of Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention. Peter Lindsay ...

Tickled pink ... and blue

Mon 23rd March 2015 5.06PM

CHILDREN and teachers could come in any colour they chose just so long as it was either pink or blue as Lady Barn House School staged an eye catching fundraiser for their neighbour...

TRANS-CANADA CYCLIST SETS NAKED CHALLENGE

Mon 23rd March 2015 4.56PM

A CYCLIST is planning to ride across Canada to raise 1,000 for his disabled sister's specialist college and has promised to do a day in the saddle naked if he hits his target befo...

Cheadle jobless numbers halved

Fri 20th March 2015 12.46PM

UNEMPLOYMENT in Cheadle constituency has been halved since spring 2010. In May of that year there were 1,144 economically active people aged 16 to 64 claiming unempl...

Charity needs new daffodil volunteers

Fri 20th March 2015 12.29PM

MARIE Curie is appealing for people in Stockport to donate their time to collect for the charity's annual Great Daffodil Appeal this March. The charity needs volunte...

Date set for big party

Fri 20th March 2015 12.12PM

A DATE has been set for this year's Party on the Carrs - with organisers hoping for another big turnout for the Wilmslow summer celebration. The town council has rev...

CABINET MINISTER PRAISES SUPERFAST BOOST TO JOBS

Wed 18th March 2015 12.56PM

SUPERFAST broadband, which is set to boost business in Greater Manchester by 80 million, has been hailed as a vital economic generator by a cabinet minister during a visit to a bus...

MEDIA SALES & FIELD SALES EXECUTIVE WANTED

Wed 18th March 2015 10.44AM

This is an excellent new opening for an experienced Media Sales professional to join a newspaper group that has made a phenomenal impact since it's launch 5 years ago.

THE TALK OF MANCHESTER

Tue 10th March 2015 1.02PM

STOCKPORT- based event management and wedding planning company, Entertainment Today, has proved to provide the best in the Manchester party scene at this year's Talk of Manchester ...

MAKE SIMPLE SWAPS TO CUT DOWN ON SUGAR

Tue 10th March 2015 1.01PM

STOCKPORT Council is supporting a new major campaign from Change4Life designed to help parents reduce the amount of sugar their children are consuming. This 'Sugar S...

Trading Standards warning

Tue 10th March 2015 12.59PM

STOCKPORT Council is advising local residents to beware of a person pretending to be a Trading Standards Officer. Trading Standards have received a report of a man p...

MAKING SUNBEDS SAFER

Mon 9th March 2015 3.13PM

A CRACKDOWN by Cheshire East Council has made the borough's sunbeds safer for users. In an initial round of inspections, only 32 out of 90 sunbeds (36 per cent) came...

Praise for hospital volunteers

Mon 9th March 2015 3.07PM

CHESHIRE MP David Rutley has saluted the work of over 280 local volunteers from the Royal Voluntary Service and Eastern Cheshire Trust Voluntary Services. On a visit...

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