Brook Street Heritage Site

Brook Street Heritage Site

Brook Street Heritage Centre

Brook Street Unitarian Chapel built in 1689

Brook Street Heritage site includes the chapel, graveyard, gardens, chapel hall and exhibition rooms.

The Chapel is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building and was built in  1689, soon after the passing of the Act of Toleration 1689. It is built in red brick with a stone-flagged roof in two storeys with two external staircases. Inside is a gallery on three sides and a pulpit on a long wall. The pulpit dates […]

By |2018-08-12T19:44:58+00:00April 8th, 2018|Attractions, Churches, Knutsford, Places to visit|Comments Off on Brook Street Heritage Site

The Knutsford Jog – 18th March 2018

The Knutsford Jog 2018

The 2018 Knutsford Jog will be held on the Knutsford Moor on March 18th.  The event opens at 9.30am to register (if not already done) and the Jog starts at 10:30am when the klaxon sounds. Finish is at 11:30am. Runners complete the lap if they are part way round at the end.

The family run is an annual event organised by the Knutsford Rotary Club.

This year the jog will be in aid of the Joshua Tree charity. The  charity gives support to families across the NorthWest living with childhood cancer.  Their vision is to build a new family support centre in […]

By |2018-02-18T10:32:04+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Knutsford|Comments Off on The Knutsford Jog – 18th March 2018

Quarry Bank Mill and Country Park

Quarry Bank Mill and Country Park

Quarry Bank Mill

The River Bollin flowing past Quarry Bank Mill

Quarry Bank Mill is in Styal, approximately 10 miles from Knutsford. It is one of the best preserved textile mills of the Industrial Revolution and is a museum of the cotton industry. Recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II listed building, it inspired the 2013 television series The Mill.

Quarry Bank, Styal has two different faces.  One is of cottages standing just as they did in Elizabethan days, thatch and all, one up, one down, while the other is the large, two garaged houses with […]

By |2018-08-12T19:48:02+00:00March 11th, 2017|Attractions, Comments and Information (have your input to what's going on around the town), Days Out, Knutsford, Places to visit|Comments Off on Quarry Bank Mill and Country Park

Heartstart and Knutsford’s First Responders

Heartstart and Knutsford’s First Responders

CPR Training

The aim of  Heartstart and Knutsford’s First Responders is to preserve life and promote recovery in an emergency situation, before the ambulance arrives. Founded in 2002, the team works in conjunction with the ambulance service to provide a rapid response to emergency situations.  When a member of the public dials for an ambulance within a 5 mile radius of Knutsford, the duty First Responder is also advised of the call and is asked to attend.

They are currently advertising for additional people to fill vacancies within the team.  The charitable trust provides CPR training as well as […]

By |2018-01-21T18:00:04+00:00March 3rd, 2017|Knutsford|Comments Off on Heartstart and Knutsford’s First Responders