A big thank you to everyone who dragged themselves away from the political jousting on the box for an evening of edifying entertainment and good cheer by candlelight in The Bate Hall last night. Particularly thanks to Taffy Davies for his fabulous films, Jane for her haunting story and Bud for his impromtu and wonderful poem.
Meanwhile if you want to get out to play this weekend, you can catch Dazed and Confused at the Hollins tonight ( Fri).
There is the fantastic Farmers Market at Cloverbank tomorrow on which we hope proves to be a beautifully sunny Saturday morning – usual time of 8.30 am to 12.30 pm.They will have a new stall holder this month – Denise Porter from Somerford who is producing a selection of soups, Greek dips, pickled onions and other tasty items.Mmmm...
The Swan with two necks on Chestergate will resound to the delights of Dave's Reggae disco this Saturday. Maybe you caught him at the loop party at Storm Brewery? if not nows your chance.
Get an Art fix on Sunday at the newly opened Victoria Mill in Congleton
Contemporary craft stalls and art work on display in the exhibition space.
Some of the artists studios will also be open.Painting, sculpture, textiles, jewellery and ceramics.
Go along and support this exciting new venture and have a look whats on offer there.
Blues open mic session at the incredibly friendly Jolly Sailor on Sunderland st. Its been taken over by the charming Glyn and Colin and is a great town centre pub with sofas and roaring fire.Music starts 7ish.
STOP PRESS AS part of Bollington Chamber concerts, tonight (Sat) Cropper, Welsh, Roscoe Trio
Cropper, Welsh, Roscoe Trio. Sat 17 April BAC 8pm 01625 560355
Dazed and Confused Fri 16 April 8pm The Hollins Black Rd, Macc
Cloverbank Farmers Market Saturday17 April 8.30am-12.30pm North Rode
Reggae Dave Swan with two necks, Chestergate, Macc Sat 17 April 8pm
Art and Craft at the Mill Sunday 18th April Victoria Mill Art Centre, Foundry Bank, Congleton
Blues open mic Sun 18 April 7pm (every Sunday) Jolly Sailor, Sunderland St, Macc