“A wonderful father, husband and friend”: Remembering the former Cheshire tennis champion who became Hale’s first Covid-19 victim
A former Cheshire tennis champion described as a “wonderful father, husband and friend” has become the first Hale resident to die of coronavirus.
Altrincham-based Eleanor Reeves provides a self employed Counsellor and Bereavement Support service. She also volunteers with the Bereavement Support team at St Ann’s Hospice in Heald Green.
Debbie Makki, the mother of Yousef Makki who was stabbed to death in Hale Barns last year, has died, her family has announced.
Michael Oglesby CBE, the Bowdon-based founder of North West property company Bruntwood, has died at the age of 80.
A tornado hit their Hale road – but community spirit improved so much since that on Saturday they held a street party
Three months ago a tornado-like wind left a trail of destruction when it blew through their street and hit the national news.
Today it’s a residential care home, a tranquil place of rest and relaxation for dozens of residents in their twilight years.
England’s highest mountain was little more than a hop, a skip and a jump for Loreto Preparatory School pupil Seren Short.
The Hale Barns Festival is back for a third year this weekend, with over 100 attractions and live music from the likes of former Spandau Ballet star Martin Kemp and New York disco legends Odyssey.
Alan Turing, the face of the new £50 note, has connections to Altrincham, Hale, Timperley and Bowdon
Considered the father of modern computing and voted ‘The Greatest Person of the 20th Century’ earlier this year, Alan Turing has today been afforded the further honour of being announced as the new face of the Bank of England’s £50 note.
Youngest son of Bill Speakman VC says the unveiling of a Blue Plaque to his war hero father was a “very special day”
The youngest son of Bill Speakman VC said the unveiling of a Blue Plaque honouring his war hero father was a “very special day”.
A retired Altrincham GP who served the local community for over 30 years has died at the age of 86.
A Timperley photographer has won a prestigious award at the British Photography Awards.
The husband of Dianne Oxberry, the BBC presenter who died suddenly earlier this month, has revealed that his wife died of ovarian cancer.
The BBC has announced that Dianne Oxberry, North West Tonight’s popular weather presenter, has died at the age of 51.
Altrincham has appointed its first ever Town Ranger.
Altrincham scientist’s “shock” after being refused permission to board Manchester Airport flight to America
A British research scientist has said he is “shocked” after being turned away at the gate when about to board a flight from Manchester Airport to the United States.
Trained nurse with dementia delivers “inspirational” speech to fellow residents at Hale Barns care home
A former University lecturer gave an “inspirational” talk to fellow residents at a Hale Barns care home last month on World Alzheimer’s Day.
An Altrincham-based developer of specialist ‘supported living’ accommodation has appointed a new chief operating officer.
“Overwhelming support” for Altrincham student diagnosed with leukaemia weeks after winning place to study medicine
Ian and Andrea Hunt’s lives were “turned upside down” when their 18-year-old son Tom was diagnosed with leukaemia three weeks ago.
Blue plaque to be installed at former Altrincham home of “inspiring” nurse who was WW1 prisoner of war
A blue plaque will be placed at the former home of a First World War nurse this week after her “inspiring story” was discovered by Trafford Council’s Local Studies team last year.