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Remembrance Day 2020

‘Lest We Forget’ We cannot open Utkinton Village Hall but we can bring you a short video showing the ‘Roll of Honour Board’ donated by Sir Phil and Lady Alexis Redmond in November 2018 to commemorate the centenary of the … Continue reading

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Village Hall closures

The guidance from the Government says that we should close, temporarily, the Village Halls in both Cotebrook and Utkinton for the duration of the ‘lock down’.  The last day on which courses can be run is Wednesday 4th November. We … Continue reading

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Revision to ‘Remembrance Sunday’ events

The announcement by the Prime Minister yesterday has caused us to rethink what we do on Sunday 8th November to commemorate ‘Remembrance Day’.  Given the latest restrictions we do not believe it appropriate to open the Village Hall, but will … Continue reading

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New ‘Lockdown’ rules

These apply from 00:01 Thursday 5th November until 2nd December.  Once we know, for certain, we will post the arrangements for Utkinton and Cotebrook Village Halls.Please go safe. People will be told to stay at home except for education, work … Continue reading

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Utkinton and Cotebrook Draft Neighbourhood Plan (2020 – 2030)

We have been asked to update residents on the status of the Draft Plan and to ensure that the hard copy  issued in July 2019 has been replaced by the one currently  being consulted on by Cheshire West and Chester.  … Continue reading

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Covid restrictions – Tier 2 (CWaC)

There has been much discussion in the media and we thought we would try to offer some clarification.  This is taken from gov.uk. Cheshire West and Chester Meeting friends and family You must not mix socially with people you don’t … Continue reading

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CPRE/RSN report on rural homelessness …

I don’t, normally resort to using this blog as a ‘soapbox’ but an article in this morning’s ‘Guardian – online’ made me think a bit.  It came, coincidentally, after I met a local builder/developer quite by accident on Tarporley High … Continue reading

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Cotebrook Village Hall Annual General Meeting (Virtual) Tuesday 3rd November 2020 at 6.00pm

You are cordially invited to this event on Tuesday 3rd November, Please read the log in details for a virtual meeting. Word Doc version – A4 Poster CVH – AGM 2020 inc zoom PDF Version – A4 Poster CVH – AGM 2020 … Continue reading

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Huxley School recommended for closure

It is a sad reflection of rural society when a primary school has to close – and not necessarily because of the pandemic – this piece on ‘Inside Cheshire West’ will tel you all you need to know.  We wish … Continue reading

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Help out when school is out

Saw this posted on Facebook and it might be of help to you, all you do is put in your Post Code and it will tell you which businesses are ‘helping out’.  Huge thanks to them all. helpoutwhenschoolsout

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