Smithills Farm
Days Out

A Day At The Farm – Smithills Open Farm

Smithills Open Farm Smithills background is a story that started in hardship. The Grimshaw family after farming in Lancashire for over 100 years, moved to the Smithills country estate to set up a dairy farm. […]

This is Manchester
History

The Manchester Bee

Could it bee? Where did the Manchester Bee come from? Manchester is recognised worldwide, primarily for its two football teams, Manchester United and Manchester City. Sadly, Manchester was brought crashing into the world’s media for […]

Lyme Park
Walks

Lyme Park – A guide to the beauty spot

Lyme Park – A beauty spot on our doorstep Lyme Park is located in Macclesfield and technically it’s more Cheshire than Greater Manchester. But if you live in or are staying in Manchester this is […]

Dining out in Preswich
Dining Reviews

3 of the best places to eat in Prestwich

Where to eat in Prestwich Prestwich is a small town 3.3 miles North of Manchester city centre. Situated East of the river Irwell and home to one of the best parks in Greater Manchester, Heaton […]