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Hankelow Online Noticeboard

Information about the South Cheshire village of Hankelow

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General Information.

The ADAPT Saturday market and plant sales in Windmill Drive will be open tomorrow (Saturday) and the Charity shop  will be open on both Saturday and Sunday.

The Wheelyboat is back in service at Overwater Marina.

We are seeking any old photographs or information about Woolfall Manor Farm in Longhill Lane. Please contact us if you know of any such photographs.

Despite the Government easing, Audlem Post Office is retaining  Covid precautions, as is Braid's hair salon, and the Audlem Community Gym is open but also retaining some precautions.

Crewe will benefit from a £22.9 million Government grant as part of the new Town Deal scheme.

Keep an eye on AOL and Nantwich News for local information. Local roadworks information can be found on the One Network website. Residents who like to walk across the Weaver bridges in Hankelow may want to check the river water level.

Older items from this section can be found here

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Dates for your diary

Saturday July 24th  - Audlem Theatre Company will stage a musical comedy at 7:30 p.m. More information here.

Sunday July 25th - The annual Transport Festival.

Friday July 30th - Puddings and Prosecco in Adderley Village Hall at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday July 31st - The Audlem Party on the Park (subject to government legislation). Here is an update on ticket sales, which are now available from Williams in Audlem. The programme of the night has now been published.

Monday August 9th - The Mobile Library will be on the village green for 40 minutes from about 10:15 a.m.

August 27th - 30th - The Audlem Music Festival will take place at the Bridge Inn, in memory of Alex Rodda.

Saturday September 18th - The Audlem Climate and Nature event in the Buttermarket

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Recurring events.

Some or all of these events may be affected by the covid restrictions.

Every Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon, Friday Coffee Mornings in the Hankelow Community Hall.

There is fortnightly Bingo in Audlem Town Hall on Friday evening at 7:30. Check AOL to confirm.

The Audlem Charity shop is generally open on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., but check on AOL as they may open on Friday if the weather is likely to be bad on the Saturday. Also a charity plant sale takes place at 32, Windmill Drive every Saturday from 10:00 to 4:00 p.m. - again, check AOL first.

Lateral Flow Covid testing is taking place every Wednesday in Audlem Town Hall until the end of July.

ADCA Tuesday club from 11:30 a.m. in Hankelow Chapel Community Hall, currently by invitation only. For more information go to

Oceanwave Fresh Fish is usually on the car park of the Lord Combermere in Audlem every Thursday from 9:45 - 11:45 a.m.

Bin collection in the village is on Mondays - check this calendar, kindly provided by Charlie Foster, to find out which bin to put out. The dates for the Library van are highlighted in red, and the timetable for the number 72 and 73 buses are on page 2.

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Covid 19

Most Covid restrictions are now lifted in England, but Cheshire East is recommending caution. The latest Government guidance can be found here. Also Wales is still at Alert Level 1.

Cheshire East is concerned about the recent increase in cases, and here's what you need to know about the vaccination programme, and an article on Walk-in vaccination centres.

Lateral Flow Covid testing is taking place every Wednesday in Audlem Town Hall until the end of July.

The Cheshire East Covid 19 information hub gives up-to-date information on the status of the area and how the council services are affected. If you are interested in following the daily national Covid figures, click here.

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All the content on this website up to April 2019 has been collected and compiled by Charlie Foster, who has provided the village website since 2006. Many thanks are due to him for all his work. I hope I can provide as good a service!