Archive for the ‘Recreation’ Category

10 Screen Cinema Opens in Stockport Late November

by jontwigge on 7 October, 2017

Excitement continues to build around Stockport’s newest leisure destination, Redrock, as the opening in November draws closer. The Light Cinema and Redrock Stockport are gearing up for opening.   The fit out work on The Light Cinema has begun, bringing a state of the art 10 screen cinema to Stockport town centre in just a few […]

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by paulankers on 5 September, 2017

Local National Trust venue Lyme Park hold its Heritage Open Day this Saturday. This means FREE entry to the Park, House & Garden. They normally charge for parking and that isn’t mentioned in the blurb, so you might want to take some money for that.

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Norbury Church Film Night

by paulankers on 13 August, 2017

Norbury Church Film Club  will be watching ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’, Oscar Wilde’s delightful exceedingly witty play brought to the big screen. Our source does not say which version of it, but we are hoping for the 1952 version over the 2002 remake. Saturday 26th August 6.30pm  

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Hazel Grove Gardening Club Show

by paulankers on 11 August, 2017

Organised by Hazel Grove and District Gardening Club, the 30th Annual Horticultural show takes place on Saturday 12th August 2017 at Hazel Grove Methodist Church, Wesley Street, Hazel Grove, SK7 4JQ. Open for public viewing from 1pm – 3.30pm. Adults 50p accompanied children free. Trophies awarded at 3.30pm. Plants for sale, raffle and refreshments. Classes: […]

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It won’t come as a surprise to many here in Hazel Grove that our retailers are experiencing some difficulties. Stockport Council is preparing a new local plan at the moment – you can find out more about this at  The purpose of the local plan is to make Stockport and the surrounding areas as […]

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Summer Activities in Stockport

by jontwigge on 23 July, 2017

Stockport Homes is working in partnership with Life Leisure, SAVVY, Equity Housing and Stockport County to run a variety of sessions for children across the summer holidays. There’s a lot happening to cater for families and children as well as volunteering opportunities for young people over 13.

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Don’t Miss Hazel Grove Carnival This Weekend!

by paulankers on 13 July, 2017

Celebrating 40 Years of this Amazing Community Event The Theme This Year is……. The ’70s! More information here Hazel Grove Carnival 2017 Saturday, 15th July 2017 Funfair & Events from 10:00am @ Torkington Park – Hazel Grove Parade Starts 11:30am @ Highfield Road – Hazel Grove Our council candidate Paul Ankers will be helping out […]

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Shout About Stockport – Have Your Say

by jontwigge on 5 June, 2017

You probably know about the exciting changes happening across Stockport Town Centre. New investment, transport improvements, leisure opportunities, better spaces and places, cultural programmes and a host of big brand names and independent businesses are moving to Stockport. It’s all part of the complete reinvention at the heart of our town. Now we need your […]

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Stockport Council is consulting on the numerous rights of way in the area and want to hear from you. Hazel Grove benefits from way of these routes. If you rely on one of these routes, then its important the council know their importance. Find the survey here. Also, local LibDem Paul Ankers sits on Stockport’s […]

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Could you help Hazel Grove Carnival?

by paulankers on 21 February, 2017

On Feb 1st, Hazel Grove Carnival set up its committee for the upcoming year. However, it is clear that both the short term & long term survival of the carnival is dependent on getting many more local people involved in the running of the event. It isn’t just one day a year to the dedicated […]

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