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Tarporley Tiverton Cotebrook Tattenhall Tarvin Kelsall Duddon
September 2012 - Issue 90

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CONGRATULATIONS to Bunburys Beth Tweddle for achieving a brilliant bronze medal at the Olympics. It was an incredible achievement. In this months edition theres news of plans to redevelop part of the centre of Tarporley to create a sort of village square. You can read more in the parish council newsletter on page 10. Weve also got whats on news from the Barbour Institute, in Tattenhall, students sprucing up a nursery in Tarvin, Tarporley holiday club, success for a young chef, as well as a whats on guide, business directory, health and beauty, gardening and much more. As usual, please support your local businesses and dont forget to tell them that you saw their ad in The Talk For the very latest updates please visit our website at Kind regards The Talkabout Team p6 p10





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Flu vaccinations Kelsall Medical Centre will be administering Seasonal Flu Vaccinations at Kelsall Surgery on Thursday 18th October from 4-6pm, Tuesday 23rd October from 4-6 pm and Saturday 3rd November from 10-11.30am. Drs Durrant and Hinds invite patients who are over 65 years or have a chronic medical condition to any of the above clinics.No appointment is necessary Mobility scooter tragedy A 91-year-old woman died when her mobility scooter was in collision with a car near the Barbour Institute, Tattenhall, in July. Tarvin homes exhibition A PUBLIC exhibition has taken place in Tarvin giving people the chance to have a look at plans for 126 homes at land off Tarporley Road. The developers Taylor Wimpey hope to start work on the properties, 35% of which will be affordable, in 2013.
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tarporley Village Square Project

It was recognised in the tarporley Parish Plan that the village lacks a focal open space such as may be used for public events or merely as a quiet area for relaxation. Although the area surrounding the chestnut tree has been used in recent years for the popular Christmas lights switch on, it is not ideally suited to such gatherings, owing to the proximity of busy roads and the very restricted circulation space between the mound and the shops. Also, any event held there during daylight hours will block access to the shops. In the Parish Plan consultations, the idea of using part of the glebe land behind the village sign as a small park or square produced a favourable response. there followed discussions between the parish council and St. Helens PCC, as the land concerned is owned by the church. Following agreement in principal, Groundwork Cheshire were approached and carried out a consultation with members of St. Helens church. this was based on an outline concept produced by Groundwork, who were responsible for the design of the very successful playground. this again produced a generally favourable response, most of the adverse comment being attributable to the generalised approach used in the presentation. to avoid this in further consultation, Groundwork were commissioned to produce a more detailed conceptual plan for presentation to the residents of tarporley and to assist subsequently in grant applications, should the project receive approval. this 10 To advertise call 01244 350398 is now approaching completion and full consultation with residents is expected to take place in September. Broadly, the proposal is to move the churchyard wall and gates a modest distance further back and to realign the service road to the Done Room slightly to the right. the resulting space would form the basis for a surprisingly large square. Some thinning of trees would open up views of the church from the square and High Street. In line with tarporley Parish Council policy, disturbance to mature trees would be kept to an absolute minimum and any removed would be replaced with native varieties. A recent survey by the church authorities revealed that a number of trees at the rear of the area are in a dangerous or diseased state and their removal will provide an opportunity for a long overdue renewal programme. the question of naming has been raised and Jubilee Square has been suggested. this could be appropriate, as it is next to Jubilee Building, built in 1897, and close to St. Helens church tower, which houses Westminster chimes installed to commemorate the diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria in that year. Incidentally, it is estimated that the chimes have sounded in excess of four million times since installation a tribute to Victorian engineering. to create an equally long lived feature to commemorate our present queens diamond jubilee would be entirely fitting.


The Chairman of the Parish Council is Councillor Ken Parker. The Parish Clerk is mr. J. macdonald Chartwood House, 20 Nantwich Road, Tarporley CW6 9UW Cheshire County Council Vale Royal Borough Council Tel. 01829 733496 Councillor Andrew Needham Councillor Mrs. D. Joyce Tarporley has twelve Parish Councillors each of whom sits on one of the 730824) (01829 732444) (01829 two Working Groups which meet on alternative months or as required Councillor. Contact Details are (01829) Andrew.Needham@ Richard Brierley (spokesperson) ........... 732539 Linda Burrows .............................................. 733228 Graham Lees ................................................ 733832 Linda Bennett.................................................730870 Elaine Chapman.............................................733333 Areas of interest Best Kept Village, Flower Displays, Handyman, Street Cleaning Childrens Play Area and Community Initiatives.


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Parish Council meetings

The Parish Council meets in the Committee Room of the Community Centre at 7 pm on the second Monday of each month, with the exception of August. Meetings are open to the public, and start with an Open Forum session, during which members of the public can address the whole Council on matters of concern to them. Also the Parish Council holds a surgery at 6.30 pm prior to each Parish Council meeting when members of the public are welcome to discuss matters with councillors on an informal basis.

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A yOuNG chef from Kelsalls Royal Oak pub has been invited to prepare the dessert at a special awards dinner to celebrate the North Wests most talented young chefs and hosts. Reef Westons warm almond tart, poached pear, amaretto ice cream and crme anglaise was served up for 160 guests at the celebrated Nunsmere Hall. The marquee dinner last month was organised by Taste Northwest to round off a series of food events that has celebrated the regions best emerging talent. Back in April a dinner at the Royal Oak cooked by 23 year-old Reef - featured Taste Northwest director Pam Billingtons favourite dessert of the year. So she chose it for the Nunsmere meal and asked Reef to take charge of production on the night. Reef (pictured), who was born at Duddon and lives at Delamere, began learning his trade after leaving Tarporley High School. He has worked at the Royal Oak for 11 months. I love putting something on a plate that looks good, he says, and the fact that other people like it too adds up to an unreal level of job satisfaction. The event also raised money for the catering industrys benevolent charity Hospitality Action.


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Forthcoming Events Gardening Society Annual Show Sun 9th Sept, 2pm Beer Festival Fri 14th & Sat 15th Sept, 7-11pm This great event returns, with unusual real ales, lagers and ciders to try out, plus great live music, a fun quiz and food too! Tickets 5 from Village Greens/Letters Inn, Tattenhall - or ring 01829 782895. (Last year sold-out, so get your tickets early) Macmillan Coffee Morning Fri 28th Sept, 10am-12noon. Please do come along for coffee, cake and a chat, and support this very worthwhile cause. Film@Barbour Our new season is packed full of great films, and starts on Thursday 13th September, with The Artist (PG), a multi-Oscar winning silent film from last year. Film starts at 8pm (doors open 7.30pm). 5 (4 under 18s), pay on the door. Bar Available. Dates for your diary: Jumble Sale Sun 21st October; Book Sale Sun 4th November Regular classes starting this Autumn Zumba: Mondays 6.30pm, from 10th Sept, just turn up all levels welcome. Contact Beckie on 07749 669723 Ballroom & Latin: Wednesdays 7.30pm, from 3rd Oct - contact Mark 01270 669084. (NB first week starts at 7pm) Baby yoga: Wednesdays 10.30am, from 12th Sept. Contact Julie to book 01928-731687 / 07810 836887

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Our sixth form girls can often face Our sixth form girls can often face big decisions. Cambridge, Oxford, London big decisions. Cambridge, Oxford, London or just where to go for coffee? or just where to go for coffee?

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Financial issues have hardly been out of the headlines in the last five years, ever since the credit crunch first came into the national consciousness, and the European sovereign debt crisis of the last two years has merely served to intensify the media coverage.
European Monetary Union (EMU) together. In recent times, investors have become worried that there is worse to come and that share prices will decline no matter what the industry sector or market share of companies. As a result, they often buy and sell at precisely the wrong time. The fear of missing out pulls investors in when markets are soaring, and causes them to sell when they have already fallen. Yet there are exciting and attractive investment opportunities out there. Take, for example, large blue-chip companies with a strong and healthy market position and a continuous record of generating profits and earnings during all phases of the economic cycle. Such companies have seen their prices held back along with all others as a result of high-level macroeconomic circumstances outside of their control, yet they remain attractive propositions through their proven resilience, ability to ride out the crisis and sustained long term prospects. Investors should be looking at these cash generative companies, with their strong balance sheets and more predictable profit streams. Some of the best opportunities today can be found in the telecom and pharmaceutical sectors.

So what are the opportunities for investors in what remains a tough and uncertain economic environment? Equity markets so far in 2012 have started on a much more positive note. This could be due to a realisation setting in that there is a political will to resolve the crisis coupled with a strong desire among leaders to keep

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quality corporate bonds, which offer much more attractive yields than those provided by gilts.

In addition, many analysts see corporate bonds as a promising asset class, with recent sell-offs presenting an attractive entry point for investors. Exaggerated fears of mass defaults are, in the eyes of many, presenting investors with unprecedented value in high

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Situated in a spacious location on school grounds surrounded by trees and fields Flexible days between 7.45am and 6pm Children from 2 years old Holiday Clubs for children from ages 2 to 11 Exciting & Stimulating activities such as French, Welsh, Makaton and Forest Schools Awarded Outstanding in every area OFSTED 2012 Come and see for yourself Places available for September Contact Lyn Jackson 01829 741011

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The very best of British pride and culture is being showcased like never before. And as the celebrations garner the attention of the world, weve got the most exceptional selection of British country homes that will capture yours. To see our current selection of great British homes, visit our website or pop in to your local office.


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health & beauty

with Angela Bartlett
Q. Ive just had my 50th birthday and feel I need a change in my skin care routine now that the wrinkles are starting to show! What would you suggest? A. As you have pointed out changes in your skin start to become more visible in your 50s. The menopause can start around this age which triggers a 30% reduction in collagen leading to more skin wrinkling and you will also possibly notice an increase in dryness and dehydration, age spots and in some cases sensitivity. As with any good skin care routine a daytime moisturiser containing a sunscreen is vital all year round, and this is very important in your mid-years and beyond. Ageing skin needs to be treated gently but this is the time to strengthen, energise and replenish your skin. Choose an exfoliator which provides a gentle but thorough removal of dead skin cells to give a healthier glow to your skin and to prepare it for a more efficient penetration of serums and moisturisers which contain peptides, vitamins A,C and E. For more top tips on how to improve and maintain your skin condition in middle age and beyond please visit the newsletter page on our new website at www. Q. Whats the best tool to apply foundation to your skin? A. This will depend on the type of foundation, but as liquid foundation is the most popular lets focus on that. You have a variety of different options: fingers, brush, sponge.which is best? Fingers are convenient and free! However, small traces of oil on your finger tips may decrease the longevity of your foundation so for special occasions where you need perfection all day scrap the fingers and try another tool. Makeup sponges have a very fine texture and are fairly cheap to buy. They give a good, even finish and can be moistened to give a lighter coverage of foundation, but they do absorb a lot of foundation so are not that economical to use. Foundation brushes are great; they give a good even, professional application. The bristles should be soft enough so that they do not irritate your skin, but not so soft that they are too floppy. Brushes can be expensive so look after them and wash them carefully and regularly with warm, soapy water to prevent bacteria build up.
Angela Bartlett is a highly qualified Advanced Aesthetician with almost 30 years of experience in the beauty and holistic industries. She is a Director and Immediate Past Chairman for BABTAC and CIBTAC. Her expertise is called upon to examine Nationally and Internationally and to judge competitions such as Young Make-up Artist of the Year Award at Clothes Show, London for 2010. She is also a regular contributor to a variety of consumer magazines and trade journals in the health and beauty sectors. Angela has a beauty, grooming and wellbeing clinic at the Wild Boar Hotel, near Tarporley. Previous, informative articles on a range of health and beauty topics can be found at

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Welcome to the new arrivals

Over 160 year six pupils and teachers from Tarporley High Schools feeder primary schools visited the Conwy Centre in Anglesey before the end of the summer term. Pictured are some of the pupils who are now in year seven at Tarporley.

Getting a taste of university life

A group of 16 students were lucky enough to participate in a residential visit to Oxford university where they stayed at Balliol College and had a taste of life as an Oxford undergraduate; they met current students and received an admissions presentation as well as tours of many of the Oxford colleges! The sunshine encouraged the fearless year 12s to don boaters and have a gentle punt on the river.

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Farewell to the year 13s

The year 13 Leavers Prom was an outstanding success. Held at Peckforton Castle, the school sent off its year 13s off in style.

Out in the wilds

An intrepid group of 30 Year 12 students completed their Duke of Edinburgh Award practice expedition over four days in the remote and beautiful Elan Valley, Mid Wales. The various teams worked together to finish in high spirits after enduring difficult terrain and changeable weather conditions. The high point was a wild camp in glorious surroundings with no facilities available; water had to be collected and sterilised from the nearby stream. The students performed magnificently and are now in the process of planning the route for their assessed expedition in September.

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The 1st Thursday of each month 4.30pm - 6.30pm at the Tarporley Community Centre, High Street
We offer guidance on all areas of Law, including Civil Law Commercial Law Conveyancing Court of Protection Criminal Law Employment Law Family Law Personal Injury Welfare Rights Wills and Probate
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Squirrels Nursery
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High quality nursery education led by our Nursery Teacher and her highly qualified, excellent Early Years staff, providing safe and stimulating indoor & outdoor environments where all children can enjoy learning, exploring and make the very best start on their learning journey.

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Flexible provision Monday to Friday 9am-3.15pm Children can join us from the term in which they are 3 years old

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BE Affiliated competition from BE90 up to Novice.

Enjoying the thrilling spectacle of the horse trials and countryside.

Food available on the day.

Equine trade stands, Joules clothing and doggie products.

Equine car boot sale on Sunday.

Its Kelsall Hill

Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September 2012

Come & join us!

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beginners CLASS at The Studio, Tattenhall

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Look up....
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Holiday fun The Holiday Club at the Tarporley Primary School run by the Tarporley Baptist and Methodist Chapel which ran from the 6th-9th August.

We are popular with students and families from Chester, Runcorn, Ellesmere Port and surrounding areas. Some of our staff and students go to church; many do not. It is our strong Christian ethos and many successes that families choose.

Your OfSTED report reads excellently and the school lives up to it - very impressed!
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Year 6 pupils and their parents are warmly invited to our Open Day on 25th September 9.30-11.00am & 6.00-8.30pm
Other visits are most welcome by appointment via the School Oce Vaughans Lane, Chester. CH3 5XF 01244 313806

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Saturday 1st September The Tiverton District Garden Club Autumn Show will be held at Tiverton Village Hall, Huxley Lane (just off A49). Open classes for flowers, including roses, dahlias and chrysanthemums, pot plants, fruit and vegetables, floral art, cookery, photography and junior classes. Staging Friday evening and Saturday morning. Open to public from 2pm. Prize presentation and auction of exhibits 3.30pm. Free entry, with raffle tickets and refreshments for sale. All are welcome bring your friends and family. For further details or schedule, tel 01928 788898 or 01829 733465.
monday 3rd September A prize bingo will be held at the War Memorial Hall, Duddon, the doors open at 7pm and eyes down at 7.30pm. Entry is free and there will be a raffle and refreshments. All proceeds will go towards the hall maintenance. Friday 14th and Saturday 15th September Tattenhall Beer Festival 7-11pm, at the Barbour Institute. This great event returns, with unusual real ales, lagers and ciders to try out, plus great live music, a fun quiz and food too! Tickets 5 from Village Greens/Letters Inn, Tattenhall - or ring 01829 782895. (Last year sold-out, so get your tickets early) mondays 17th, 24th September and 1st October Local History Talks at Tarporley Library, at 7.15pm. Includes talks on Oulton, the Downton Abbey of Cheshire, and Salt and Slavery. Tickets available from Tarporley Library and Tarporley High School office. Contact Jane Woodward on 01829 731794. Cost 5 per evening. Saturday 22nd September Brownlow Furniture Launch day 12noon-5pm, at Barrowmore Enterprise Estate, Barrow, Chester CH3 7JA. All the family welcome. Hog roast, entertainment and events. For more information contact 01829 741 574 Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September Kelsall Hill Horse Trials, at Kelsall Hill Equestrian Centre, Organsdale Farm, Middlewich Road Kelsall CW6 0SR. Call 07809 689972 or visit Saturday 22nd September BARC Club Car Championships at Oulton Park. A combination of their own-run series and guest championships, and include a mix of single seaters, saloons and sports cars. Call 0870 950 9000. Friday 28th September Family Film Night at Tarvin Community Centre, Meadow Close, at 6pm: Ice Age 4 - Continental Drift. Tickets 4 for adults and 2.50 for children available from Tarvin Post Office or 01829 740868.

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Tiverton District Garden Club On Tuesday 4th September the club will meet at Tiverton Village Hall, Huxley Lane (just off A49) at 8pm. Look forward to next year good weather guaranteed! Peter Cunnington (formerly of Ness Gardens) will tell us about Plants for dry places. Entry 1.50 (members) 2 (visitors) . All welcome. Tattenhall Wildlife Group The first meeting of our new year (2012/13) is on Wednesday 5th September in the Barbour Institute at 7.30pm. Andrea Powell will be giving a talk entitled Life of the Water Vole. Subscriptions are now due but visitors are always welcome. Contact Viv Forshaw on 01829 770576 Tattenhall Gardening Society The annual show takes place on Sunday 9th September, 2pm in the Barbour Institute. Everybody can enter, including children no need to be a member! Full schedules are available from Village Greens, the Barbour Institute, Tattenhall Post Office, Alisons ,Barbour Institute, School Library, Nisa, Recreation Club and Burwardsley Post Office. Get hold of a schedule and have a go. You can take out membership at the show or at any of our talks. Membership is 12 for single and 17 for a couple, visitors to each evening 3 and allotment holders 2. Call 01829 770516 with any queries regarding preparation and display of exhibits. Bunbury WI The club meets at 7.30pm on the 2nd Thursday of every month in the Bunbury Pavilion. Come and join us on 11th October Tom Jones, an experienced Chester City Guide, who will be regaling us with tales about The Ghosts of Chester. Call Lesley Moore on 01829 262514. West Cheshire Rural U3A On Thursday 20th September, at 2pm, in the Barbour Institute, Tattenhall, there will be a talk entitled From Domesday Book to Dormice (800 years of salt making in the Malpas Wyches by David Hayns. New members are welcome to attend. Kelsall Gardening Club On Tuesday 11th September Sue Nicholas will give a talk on The effect of climate change on our gardens, 7.45pm in the Chapel Methodist Schoolroom. Non members very welcome, 2 on the night. For further information please contact Jane Beattie on 01829 751052. Tattenhall Runners Training sessions on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, meeting at Tattenhall Recreation Club at 7pm, to start at 7:15pm. Tattenhall Runners is a friendly club suitable for a wide range of abilities, with runs on the footpaths of the Peckforton Hills and quiet lanes round Tattenhall. Email info@ for more information.

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style dance aerobics. All fitness levels welcome. Tel 0776 571 1337 / 01829 740 435 Monthly: Flower Club: 1st Tuesday of the month at 1.30pm TADDFAS: 2nd Thursday of the month at 1.30pm YOUTH CLUB TARPoRLEY Youth Club meets in the Club Room, now known as the Craven Room, (entrance from car park) each Monday from 7-9 pm throughout the year (apart from bank holidays). Ages 12 to 17. All welcome. TARPORLEY GUIDES Contact Mrs Platt on 01829 781 478 Done Room in Tarporley Thursdays 7 - 9pm (term time only) For girls aged 10 to 14 years. TARPORLEY ROYAL BRITISH LEGION 01829 732561 Weekly Monday - Bingo 8pm to 10pm Tuesday - Indoor Bowls 1.30pm (bowls provided) Friday - Bingo 7.15-10pm (Play the Boards!) Snooker Club most evenings in the Bar Monthly Country & Western Dancing: Every 1st & 3rd Sunday 8pm to 11.30pm Prize Bingo: Every 3rd Saturday 7pm Ladies Section meeting: Every 2nd Tuesday from 7.30pm To book the Legion Hall for your event 9am to Midnight, contact 01829 732561 or leave a message. We will always get back to you after 6.30pm TARPORLEY TENNIS CLUB
Starting Wednesday 27th July 6pm 6.45 pm @ The Rake Pub, Little Stanney, (in the function room) CH2 4HS 3.50 per class



Bookings/enquiries: 07526 699100

Army Cadets: Tuesday and Thursday at 7pm Rhythm Time (music for under 5s): Monday from 9.25am.Tel Julia on 07789867589 Watercolour Painting: Wednesday 9-11am & 11.15am-1.15pm Scottish Dancing: Every Wednesday 7 to 10pm Fit 4 Life Fitness class for the mature lady : Friday 9:15am A-Star Sports Classes: Wednesdays - preschool to year 2+ children. Contact Sharon on 07932 182148 for times Royal Academy of Dance Ballet - Children: Thursdays 5.30 - 7.30 Adult: Friday 11 - 12. Contact Nicolle Higgins on 07900 303966 or Jo Jingles: Tuesday mornings. Call Eve on 01928 739966 Bokwa Fitness -. The new up and coming dance fitness programme. Monday 6.45pm 7.30pm. First Class free Pilates - run by a Physio. Tuesday 12 noon to 1pm. Phone Victoria 07813 912313 Zumba Zumba Fitness with Nikki Goodrich Thursday 8-9pm & Friday 1-2pm. Latin-

New members welcome. For further information telephone 01829 732026.

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TARPORLEY AmATEUR DRAmATIC SOCIETY The Society presents two plays per year in Spring and Autumn at the Community Centre. Performances are Thursday to Saturday starting at 7.45pm. We are always on the look-out for actors/actresses (experienced or not!) and helpers to join our happy group. We are all volunteers but work hard with lots of fun! If you are keen to join, check out our web site or if you prefer a chat ring Beryl or Tom on 01829 732646. ACTIVITIES IN THE DONE ROOm To book call 01829 732742 - Pre-school - 9am to 3.15pm - Rising 5s - 12.30pm to 3.15pm - Brownies - 6pm to 7.30pm Tues - Pre-school - 9.15am to 3.15pm - Pre-school - 1pm to 3.15pm Weds - Pre-school - 9am to 11.45am - Mothers union 2.15pm (1st of month) - Tadwags - 2.00pm (2nd of month) - Brownies - 6.00pm 7.30pm Thurs - Pre-school - 9am to 3.15pm - Pre-school - 1pm to 3.15pm - Guides - 7pm to 9.00pm Fri - Pre-school - 9am to 3.15pm Sat - Ballet, tap & modern - Dance - 9.00am to 12.30pm Sun - Sunday School - 10.00am to 11.30am (For details on Pre-school call 01829 730233) TARPORLEY mILLPOOL PROBUS CLUB (01829 730464) Club of retired Professional Businessmen. Meet 3rd Wednesday of each month. TARPORLEY BAPTIST & mETHODIST CHURCH Weekly Tuesday - Little Angels mother and tots group 10.30-12noon. Mon Wednesday - youth Club 6.30-8pm (yrs7/8) 8-9.30pm (yrs9/10) Saturday - Coffee/tea/biscuits morning with chat. 10am -12noon Sunday - Family Service at 10.45am Monthly Every 4th Tuesday - The Tuesday Club 2.304.30pm. Chat, speakers and trips. All welcome Call 01829 733697 TARPORLEY LIBRARY (01829 731794) Tarporley Community Library, High School Eaton Road mon 2-7pm; Wed 2-5pm; Fri 9.30am-12.30pm Books, Talking Books, DVDs, Internet Access under 5s Story Time 10-10.30am Fridays, termtime only. DAY CARE: TARPORLEY OPAL (OLDER PEOPLE AT LEISURE) CLUB Fridays 10.00am - 3.00pm. If you are interested in joining a member or a volunteer please contact Parish Cllr Gill Clough Tel 01829 733545 or the Club on 07749 179 030. TARPORLEY BAND The band meets every Thursday 7.30pm to 9.30 pm in the Band Hall just off The Close at the top of Tarporley High Street. New players welcome. or call 07747 302064. SPORT AT TARPORLEY HIGH SCHOOL Tarporley Badminton Club Tuesdays 8-10pm in the main hall in term time. Contact Jennifer 01829 730751 Tarporley Ladies Netball @ Tarporley HighSchool, Thursdays 8.15pm9.15pm 3 all over 16s welcome. Tel Pip White 07872 537056 or facebook Tarporley Netball NATIONAL CHILDBIRTH TRUST Royal British Legion, Tarporley. Every Friday (except Bank holidays and August) 10-11.30am. Email

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TATTENHALL LIBRARY (01829 770769) It is situated in The Village Room at the Park Primary School, Chester Road, Tattenhall and is open on Tuesdays from 2pm until 7pm and Fridays (2-5pm). We have a wide range of books, DVDs for hire, a large childrens section and if we havent got what youre looking for well order it for you. TATTENHALL CRICKET CLUB Contact Mel Dobson on 07799 476 108 Tattenhall Cricket club hold their indoor winter nets on Monday evenings 7pm at Tarporley High School.All new players are welcome to attend including juniors from year 7 onwards. The u9/11 junior coaching sessions run until the end of July. BARBOUR INSTITUTE High St, Tattenhall. All enquires/bookings 01829 771649 or email Monday 10.00-11.30am 10.00-11.30am 10.00-12.00pm 6.30-7.20pm 7.30pm-9.00pm 7.30pm Tuesday 9.30am-2.30pm 10am-12noon 1.30-3.00pm 2.00-4.00pm 6.30-7.30pm 8.00-9.30pm Wednesday 10.00am-1.00pm 10.30am-12noon 12.15pm Stay & Play session Breastfeeding Support u3A Watercolour (fortnightly) Zumba yoga Tattenhall Parish Council (1st Mon) Tattenhall Diamond Club Coffee Morning Line Dancing u3A Craft Group Karate Tattenhall Singers (1st Thurs) u3A main meeting (3rd Thurs) Film@Barbour (2nd Thurs)

2.00-3.30pm 8.00pm

Friday 9.30am-11.00am Country Market 10.30am-12.30pm Italian 2.00-4.00pm Holistic Therapy sessions (4th Fri) 7.00-10.00pm Bridge Saturday 9.00-10.00am 11.00am-12noon Tae Kwon Do Shooting Stars

TATTENHALL AmATEUR DRAmATIC SOCIETY Join a warm & friendly group - to meet new people, have fun, help with production - or tread the boards! Contact 01829 771353 or 770482 New members welcome. TATTENHALL TENNIS CLUB Club mornings Tuesday 10am. Club evenings Tuesday 6.30pm onwards. We hold regular in club tournaments and enjoy summer league matches for more competitive tennis. For tennis coaching - contact Nicola Herbert on 07949 763005or for tennis club info contact Richard Chisholm on 01829 770484 or see web RUNNING CLASSES Total Beginners & Intermediates Classes available. Train for your local Charity race or simply enjoy running in the lanes and fields around Tattenhall. Contact: Dave 0790 187 1116 PARK PRE SCHOOL (01829 771670) Safe, stimulating and nurturing environment where children can learn happily and confidently through play. For children aged 21/2 to school age. We are situated in a classroom in Tattenhall Park Primary School. Open term time Monday to Friday 9am3pm . Contact Sarah on 771670. YOGA BIRTH CLASSES Antenatal active birth classes in Tattenhall. Call Helen Langley on 01270 524814 for more details. THE STUDIO TATTENHALL Body Control Pilates, Alexander Technique and Nia - classes and workshops available at The Studio, Tattenhall. Full details www. or ring Jill on 01829 771895.

CAB (1st Wed) Baby yoga Lunch and Learn (2nd & 4th Weds) 7.30-8.15pm Ballroom & Latin 7.45pm Gardening Society (2nd Wed) 2pm winter / 7.30pm summer, W.I. (3rd Wed) Thursday 12.30-2.30pm 2.00-3.30pm 2.00-4.00pm

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TARVIN COmmUNITY CENTRE (01829 740868) Toddler Group 10.00-11.30 Mondays and Fridays Yoga 1pm Mondays Tarvin Library 12.00-19.00 Tuesdays 13.30-17.00 Thursdays Ballet 15.30-18.00 Tuesdays Aerobics & Body Toning 19.00-20.00 Tuesdays Silver Threads 14.00 2nd+4th Wednesdays of month Flower Club 19.30, 2nd Wednesday of month W.I. 19.30. last Wednesday of month Bingo 19.30 Thursdays Kung Fu 18.30-20.30 Thursdays Civic Trust Regular meetings/events HUxLEY VILLAGE HALL Huxley Village Hall is available to hire for private functions, birthday parties etc 7 per hour Please contact Booking Secretary on 781563/781573 for further information. TARVIN YOUTH CLUB - SCOUTS Every Tuesday 7.30pm until 9pm. Scout Hut at the top of the playing fields in Tarvin. For ages 13 - 17 years old. 26 annual membership. LITTLE ACORNS NURSERY PLAYGROUP Fun, lively and nurturing preschool for children aged 2 to 5 years at Huxley Village Hall. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 9am till 3pm Free taster sessions for parent and child every half-term, look out for flyers, pop in or phone us on 07799390126 (during session times) HUxLEY PARENT AND TODDLER GROUP 01829 781296 Huxley School Hall, Huxley. Thursdays 10.30 12pm termtime. Friendly, welcoming group for all parents/ carers and children 0-5 years. Weekly craft and singing session. Please come along and join us! For more details contact Huxley school, 01829 781296. HARGRAVE & HUxLEY HISTORICAL GROUP We meet on the second Monday of the month at various venues in the villages, at 7.30pm. Contact TARVIN TENNIS CLUB (01829 741314) We welcome visitors and new members of all abilities to come and try our four artificial grass courts. We hold friendly club evenings on Tuesdays and Fridays, while in the autumn and winter these club sessions switch to Saturday afternoons. We field five teams in the Chester and District Summer League and from October we have teams in the West Cheshire Winter League plus a team in the Glan Aber Floodlit League. Throughout the whole year different friendly groups also play on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, both morning and afternoon, and all are welcome to join in. For details see www. or phone Rob on 01829 741314, Wendy on 01244 300446 or Keith on 01829 740178. TARVIN PRE-SCHOOL & DAY NURSERY Vibrant and stimulating environment for children from two years old. Activities such as Forest Schools, French, Welsh and Makaton. Open from 7.45am to 6pm. Incorporating Rainbows Holiday Club for children from 2-11 years old. Rated Outstandingby OFSTED! Tel Lyn on 01829 741011 or e-mail at SUNSHINE DAY NURSERY & PRE SCHOOL, TARVIN Providing a happy, homely and stimulating environment for ages 0-10. Free child places for 3-4 year-olds. Also after school club and holiday club Monday to Friday 8am-6pm. Call Lisa Kay on 01829 740066. TAI CHI FOR THE OVER 55S After a successful taster session provided by AGE uK a regular weekly class has begun on Tuesdays 2pm 3pm at Huxley Village Hall, Huxley Lane CH39BG. 3.50 per session (10 sessions for 35) All welcome. No experience necessary.Tel Chris Hyden 01829 781294 or AGE uK Cheshire 01244 677777. TARVIN GARDENING SOCIETY We meet on the second Friday of each month (Feb to Oct) at 8pm in the Community Centre at Tarvin. ZUmBA Tarvin Community Centre, Sunday 7pm. Zumba toning, 07551 878 786 Huxley Village Hall, Thursday 6.30pm, Zumba toning, 07551 878 786

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KELSALL FLOWER CLUB Meets 3rd Wednesday in month at 7.30pm in the Methodist Schoolrooms, Chapel Green, Kelsall. Further info contact Helen Stubbs (secretary) 01829 752379 KELSALL GOOD COmPANIONS CLUB An over-60s Club, with a broad varied programme - speakers, entertainment, quizzes, coach trips, meets alternate Thursdays at 2-15pm in the Methodist Church hall, Chapel Green. Transport can be arranged if required - call Mary Diggle 752608. KELSALL GARDENING CLUB Meets the second Tuesday of each month in the Methodist Church Rooms, Chapel Green at 7.45pm. Non members welcome. Contact Jenny Talks on 01829 759470 KELSALL WI Kelsall WI meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month in the Methodist Schoolroom, Chapel Green, Kelsall. For details of the programme, please contact the secretary on 01829 752558 or our website BARNEYS BUDDIES For Mums (or dads, grannies, carers) with babies and pre-school children, meets every Thursday morning from 10am in the upper room of the Methodist Church hall, Chapel Green. Playtime, stories, songs & crafts. Just come along KELSALL TENNIS CLUB Kelsall has three tennis courts located behind the Community Centre. The club has two Ladies teams playing throughout the year and a mixed summer team. There is a childrens coaching scheme ranging from junior school age to sixth formers, the older players completing in two summer leagues. Junior club night is on a Friday 6-10pm and senior club sessions on Thursdays from 6.30pm. New players welcome. Contact the Caroline Steinon 01829 751308 DYSLExIA LEARNING Effective and enjoyable computer-based literacy lessons for anyone who struggles with reading and writing. 4-7pm every weekday. Brochure available from Isabel McIntyre 01829 752994. KELSALL BABY AND TODDLER GROUP Meet at the Kelsall Community Centre every Wednesday morning during school term time between 10am and 11.30am. 2 per family. Tel 01829 759344 or just pop in KELSALL BRIDGE CLUB Meets every Tuesday and Thursday at the Community Centre,7-10pm. Social Bridge for Beginners/Intermediates on Tuesdays, duplicate on Thursdays. Contact Nick Mayfield on 01829752105. SCOTTISH DANCING Wednesdays 8pm in the Community Centre. Just come along and have fun while getting fitter! No need to bring a partner. Contact Val Armstrong 01829 751867 KELSALL BADmINTON CLUB We meet on Tuesdays 8-9:30pm in Kelsall Community Centre from September to April. New players always welcome. For more details contact Sharon 01829 759362.

TIVERTON VILLAGE HALL (Booking : Janice Farrall - 01829 732855) Weekly Duplicate Bridge: Call George Molyneux 01829 733962 Mondays - 6.30pm till 10pm Wednesdays - 1.30pm till 5pm Line Dancing: Contact Win Bond on 01829 260080 Tuesdays - 10am till 12pm Monthly Drop In Coffee Morning: Last Thursday of month 10.30am - 12pm (Call Madge Marshall 01829 732217) TIVERTON DISTRICT GARDEN CLUB We meet on the first Tuesday of every month at Tiverton Village Hall (just off the A49) at 8pm. Everyone is welcome at our lively and friendly meetings, and to the visits in the summer season. Entrance fee is 1.50 (non-members 2) and includes a raffle and refreshments. All enquiries to 733465 (Joyce Harbottle, Secretary), or why not become a member - annual membership is only 2 each, with lots of advantages.

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PAVILLION Aerobics: Mondays 9.15-10.15am & Tuesdays 7.30-8.30pm Body-Toning Mondays -10.30am - 11.30am & 7.30-8.30pm Indoor Bowling Mondays - 1.30pm Rainbows Mondays - 4.30pm - 5.30pm Brownies: (1st Bunbury Pack) Mondays - 6pm - 7.15pm (2nd Bunbury Pack) Wednesdays - 5.45pm - 7pm Toddler Group Wednesdays - 9.30am - 11.30am Keep Fit Thursdays - 9.15am - 10.15am Pilates: Thursday - 7.30-8.30pm ROYAL BRITISH LEGION Every 2nd Monday at The yew Tree - 8pm EARLY BIRDS PRE-SCHOOL Contact: Hilary Armstrong 260410 Monday, Tuesday and Thursday Bunbury Village Hall 9am-2.50pm Wednesday and Friday Bunbury Village Hall 9am-12.30pm BUNBURY AND TIVERTON mETHODIST CHAPELS Sunday - 10.45am at Bunbury except the 1st Sunday at the month 10.45am at Tiverton & 5th Sunday at St. Boniface, Bunbury at 10am. BUNBURY SINGERS Mondays in term time 7.30-9.15pm Choir Practice at Bunbury Primary School BUNBURY VILLAGE HALL Budo Club (Juniors) - Tuesdays - 7pm - 8pm Badminton Club (Seniors) Mondays - 7pm Good Companions Sun & Thurs 7.30-8pm Gardening Club - 3rd Tuesday - 8pm (Back Room) Wednesday Club - 2nd & 4th Wednesday - 2pm Hanlon School of Dance : Wednesday & Thursday - 4.30pm Start WOmENS INSTITUTE Peckforton & Beeston W.I. - 1st Wednesday Peckforton Village Room - 7.30pm Bunbury WI. 2nd Thursday - Pavilion - 7.30pm Tilstone Fearnall & District WI - meets 4th Thursday at 7.30pm at Tilstone Fearnall Church Hall BUNBURY FOOTBALL CLUB A not for profit, community based football club for 5 -11-year-olds in Bunbury and the surrounding villages. The club is registered with the Cheshire FA and operate skills and training sessions every Saturday morning (during school term) from 9.3011am at Bunbury Playing Fields. Visit, write to Info@ or call 07901 954862.


DUDDON, CLOTTON & HOOFIELD WAR mEmORIAL HALL For booking call 01829 781490 Duddon Toddler Group - Every Wednesday (term time only) 9.30 -11.30am Bowling - Every Wednesday (except summertime) at 7.30pm Seniors Keep fit - Thursdays at 2pm to 3pm. Table Tennis - Every Monday at 7.30pm Monthly Coffee Morning - 3rd Tuesday of the month at 10.30am Womens Institute 1st Thursday of the month at 7.30pm TAEKWONDO CLUBS Duddon & Clotton War Memorial Hall Tuesdays 6pm - 7pm Juniors; 7pm - 8pm Adults Fridays 5pm - 6pm Tots; 6pm - 7pm Juniors 7pm - 8pm Adults Kelsall Community Centre Mondays 7pm - 8pm Juniors/Adults

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EATON Activities at the Jessie Hughes Village Hall

For information regarding the village hall please contact Hilary Healey on 01829 730427, email Monday 10.00 - 11.00pm and 1 - 2pm Pilates, contact Lynette Lanni 07766 762240 Monday 4.00 - 6.00pm Ballet contact Nicolle Higgins 07900 303966 Monday 6.30 - 9.00pm Tae Kwon Do contact Paul Evans 07857 303959 Tuesday 9.30 - 11.00am Fitness Pilates contact Vikki Huxley 07967 112895 Tuesday 4.00 - 7.00pm Ballet contact Nicolle Higgins 07900 303966 2nd Tuesday monthly 7.30-9.00pm WI contact Sheila Parton 01829 732264 4th Tuesday monthly 7.30 - 9.00pm Gardening Club Contact Hilary Healey 01829 730427 Wednesday 9.30 - 10.30am Zumba Fitness contact Lindsay Nathan 07816 936902 Wednesday 10.45 - 11.30am Zumba Gold Contact Lindsey Nathan 07816 936902 Wednesday 12.00 - 2.30pm Pilates contact Lynette Lanni 07766 762240 Wednesday 6.30 - 9.00pm Tae Kwon Do contact Paul Evans 07857 303959 Thursday 7.00 - 10.00pm Bridge contact Iris Weaver 01829 740100 3rd Thursday monthly 10.30am - 12 noon, Tea n Chat drop-in social morning Friday 9.15am - 12 noon Pilates contact Lynette Lanni 07766 762240 Saturday 9.00am - 2.00pm Ballet contact Nicolle Higgins 07900 303966 Sunday 5.45 - 6.30pm Ballroom/Latin Dancing, (Children Beginners) contact Mark at Sunday 6.45 - 7.30pm Ballroom/Latin Dancing (Adult Beginners) Dancebasics on Sunday 7.30 - 8.15pm Ballroom/Latin Dancing (Adult Improvers) 07941 725980 1st Thursday monthly 7.30 - 9.00pm Reading Group, contact Hilary Healey 01829 730427 for details of books and venues. Eaton Rambling Club Serving local villages. Why not keep fit & join the expanding the club, which arranges walks of about seven miles max length, on alternate Saturdays & Sundays, once a month. We arrange monthly evening walks of about three miles in summer, & often arrange trips & social functions.Walks always finish at a convenient hostelry. Membership is 6 a year, & is open to anyone. Walks start from The Jessie Hughes Village Hall at 10am, just turn up & give it a try. Call Gill Ellison on 01829 782693 or email

Peckforton and Beeston WI

The speaker for the August meeting was Christina Spencer whose talk was entitled Living with 60 million foreigners. She spoke in a light hearted way about her experiences as a young girl from Germany who came to Liverpool University to study and there she met her husband. She noted several double meanings in our English language and spoke of many ambiguous words and phrases in her work as a translator. Finally she congratulated England for giving the world a universal language thus providing us with a good reason not to learn any other languages!!. Our next meeting will be at 7.30 p.m. at Peckforton Village Hall on 5th September when we shall learn about life on the wagon trains out west in America, and we would welcome any visitors joining us. 86 To advertise call 01244 350398 Did you spot him? He is on picture on p11.

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p7 Curtains and Fabrics Curtains of Frodsham ........................... p50 Kelsall Hill Rug Repairs ......................... p32 Decorator Howard Anderson .................................. p76 Jason Wild.............................................. p81 Driveways Build Pave and Scape............................ p75 AJ Leadsom Construction...................... p20 Driveway Cleaning ................................ .p74 Sudden Strike......................................... p63 Education Eaton Primary School ............................ p59 Emma Salisbury Tutor.............................. p7 Kings School .................................... p14-15 Queens School ...................................... p35 Squirrels Nursery ................................... p55 Tarporley CE Primary School................. p63 Tarvin Pre-School & Day Nursery .......... p42 Electrical Hawk Electrical....................................... p74 SWP Electrics ....................................... p50 Estate Agents Savills ..................................................... p44 Fashion Captain Tortue Group............................. p58 Financial / Accounts Carolyn Ling Financial Planning ....... p38-39 Chris White Tax Advisor ......................... p76 Direct Financial Services ....................... p62 RJ Virtual ................................................ p20 Tax Assist ................................................. p3 Fitness First in Fitness ........................................ p27 Macdonald Portal ................................... p21 Power to Be............................................ p31 Tattenhall Pilates .................................... p64 Flooring Broadleaves Hardwood Flooring ........... p73 Food & Drink Briscoes Dairy ...................................... p77 Macdonald Portal Hotel.......................... p21 No6 Tea Room ....................................... p23 Riverside Party Productions................... p30 Colosimos at Royal Oak Kelsall ............ p19 Wild Boar .................................................. p7 Willington Fruit Farm Shop .................... p71 Fuels/energy/power Clearview Stoves .................................. p32 Hofman Heating ..................................... p26 Furniture/Interior Design Brownlow Furniture ................................ p61 Furniture Market ..................................... p33 Garden Cheshire Oak Structures........................ p37 Chester Small Plant ............................... p26 County Wide Lawns ............................... p14 Dig & Shift .............................................. p74 DKC Contracts ....................................... p17 Grab & Shift............................................ p77 Garden Structures.................................... p8 Lawn Guy ............................................... p76 Mole Control ........................................... p73 Precision Garden Servs ......................... p77 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Joinery ........................ p40 Legal Allington Hughes .................................... p54 Cullimore Dutton .................................... p30 Hibberts .................................................. p45 Oliver & Co / Quality Solicitors ............... p57 Walker Smith Way .................................. p36 Loft storage More Than Loft Ladders......................... p65 Logs Tonne Bags .............................................. p7 Man and Van Greencroft .............................................. p77 Motoring CC Auto Services ................................... p74 JPW Body Repairs ................................. p30 Music Andrew P Dean Piano Tuning................ p73 Andrew Starmer Piano Lessons .............. p7 Pest Control Sudden Strike......................................... p32 Petcare Tarvin Petcare .......................................... p3 Photography Nadia Fortune .......................................... p5 Physiotherapy Fiona Chesworth 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