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Altrincham firefighters pay visit to Bowdon nursery
CHILDREN at a Bowdon nursery were able to be firefighters for the morning when a crew from Altrincham Fire Station paid them a visit recently.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Charity begins at the checkout
THE Sale and Altrincham branches of the supermarket giant Sainsbury's have announced the charities will receive a year's worth of fundraising and awareness support.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Grants up for grabs from Gannett
THE Sale and Altrincham Messenger is once again offering charities in the area the chance to apply for a Gannett grant, with between A 5,000 and A 10,000 on offer.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Karen Wroe outside the new AWAH home
ART With A Heart has received a grant to fund a project that aims to capture the memories of socially isolated older people and bridge the generation gap.
Nicky Butt to open new Alty facilities
FORMER England and Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt will officially open the first phase of an new development at Altrincham's J. Davidson Stadium tomorrow night, Wednesday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Dunham Massey Park
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Life is good for Altrincham actress Madeleine
IT'S been a dramatic twelve months for Madeleine Goode from Gilbert Road, Hale - in both senses of the word.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
A teenager from Timperley has had her long locks trimmed to help...
Nicole Davies is donating her long hair to The Little Princess Trust, for children who have lost their hair while having A TEENAGER from Timperley has had her long locks trimmed to help raise more than A 200 for a cancer charity.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Getting stuck in - Sarah Walmsley and Paul Hindley
THE Cresta Court Hotel in Altrincham has taken up its tools to play its part in Altrincham's push for success at North West In Bloom competition, part of the UK-wide Britain in Bloom competition run by the RHS.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Teenager loses her long hair to help children with cancer
A TEENAGER from Timperley has had her long locks trimmed to help raise more than 200 for a cancer charity.Nicole Baker, of Byron's Drive, is donating her long hair to The Little Princess Trust, for children who have lost their hair while having A TEENAGER from Timperley has had her long locks trimmed to help raise more than A 200 for a cancer ... (more)
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Flixton-based Joe Meighan was only 15 when he founded Meighan Youth Theatre Productions.
He said: "Mount View has changed my attitude to theatre. Now I get a lot more excited about works which have not been commercially popular.
Nicola Cockx delayed cancer treatment for baby but died 8 months after birth
Mother-to-be who delayed life-saving cancer treatment to make sure she had a healthy baby died just eight months after the birth A mother-to-be who delayed vital cancer treatment to ensure she was healthy enough to have a child died just eight months after her daughter was born, an inquest heard.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Brendan takes Altrincham chain of office again
THE new president of Altrincham Rotary Club is Brendan Bates who has been elected to the position for the second time Altrincham.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Altrincham woman, 29, convicted of benefit fraud
AN Altrincham woman was found guilty of benefit fraud after falsely claiming more than A 3,000 in job seekers allowance.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Mental health exhibition opens in Altrincham
AN exhibition which picks up on the fact that one person in four of us will have a mental health problem in any one year, opened recently in Altrincham.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Twitter feed has gone live on Metrolink services
MOTORISTS and Metrolink passengers endured a day of travel disruption on Monday after a fault damaged the barriers at Navigation Road tram and train station in Altrincham.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Dawn raids as police investigate 300 million drug conspiracy
EIGHT people have been arrested in a series of dawn raids by police investigating a A 300 million drug conspiracy.
'THE most successful Altrincham Festival yet' took place on Saturday, July 5.
Chairman of the festival's organising committee, Cllr Tony Fishwick, said the event showcased community spirit at its best and everyone involved is to be congratulated - from the crowd, to the committee.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Vote for Trafford projects to share in A 60,000 of council grants
TRAFFORD residents are invited to have their say on A 60,000 worth of Trafford Council grants available for community, voluntary and charity sector groups, who want to run projects that will enhance their local area.