10 things that show you're from Northwich

10 things that show you're from Northwich

10 things that show you're from Northwich

10 things that show you're from Northwich

10 things that show you're from Northwich

10 things that show you're from Northwich

First published in News

 

We’ve come up with the top ten things that show you’re definitely from Northwich – see if you agree! 

 

1 If you haven’t complained about the Northwich traffic in the last few days – and the dreaded gyratory - then you’re probably on holiday

Northwich Guardian: Storrington road closure for £150,000 drainage works

2 Despite moaning about the number of charity and discount shops in town, you're an expert when it comes to shopping for a bargain

Northwich Guardian: Sophie Brownson Work Experience at St David's Charity Shop. Sophie hangs the clothes on the rail ready to go into the shop. (5514375)

3 You’re secretly quite pleased that Gary Barlow is from Northwich

Northwich Guardian: Gary Barlow is ending the year with a family holiday

4 A week isn’t complete without a Birtwisles pie or a Webbs sausage roll

Northwich Guardian: Nick Birtwisle gets ready to celebrate baking the 30millionth pie Picture by Geoff Statham g093632

5 You’ve had an encounter with the White Lady at Marbury Park

Northwich Guardian: SCARY SIGHT: The Marbury Lady as she will appear in a short film about the legend.

6 You don’t believe that anything will EVER happen at Baron’s Quay

Northwich Guardian: A view of the proposed new food store.

7 You have a theory on the Blue Balls

Northwich Guardian:

8 You will always call Weaver Hall Museum the ‘Salt Museum’

Northwich Guardian: Re-enactors from the Cheshire Home Guard will how visitors what life was like in Northwich in the Second World War.

9 Staying on the salt theme, there isn’t actually anything you don’t know about SALT

Northwich Guardian: Many everyday foods contain a lot of salt, which can be bad for you

10 You still mourn the loss of the Regal, even though you hadn’t been there for years before it closed

Northwich Guardian: The End

 

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8:48am Wed 20 Aug 14

j@northwich says...

No matter where you are in the world, the smell of sewage makes you feel as though you're back home, at High Street/Witton Street.
No matter where you are in the world, the smell of sewage makes you feel as though you're back home, at High Street/Witton Street. j@northwich
  • Score: 23

9:09am Wed 20 Aug 14

Phil Bower says...

You really love and fiercely protect the spirit and heart of Northwich and its unique place in the global chemical and industrial history.
You really love and fiercely protect the spirit and heart of Northwich and its unique place in the global chemical and industrial history. Phil Bower
  • Score: 9

11:17am Wed 20 Aug 14

widge says...

You're secretly pleased that Gary Barlow doesn't come from Northwich!
You're secretly pleased that Gary Barlow doesn't come from Northwich! widge
  • Score: 11

11:44am Wed 20 Aug 14

**JanW** says...

You're aware that Whatcroft Chippy doesn't serve food! lol
You're aware that Whatcroft Chippy doesn't serve food! lol **JanW**
  • Score: 39

1:26pm Wed 20 Aug 14

MrT1976 says...

**JanW** wrote:
You're aware that Whatcroft Chippy doesn't serve food! lol
Lol -best one so far.
[quote][p][bold]**JanW**[/bold] wrote: You're aware that Whatcroft Chippy doesn't serve food! lol[/p][/quote]Lol -best one so far. MrT1976
  • Score: -52

1:26pm Wed 20 Aug 14

MrT1976 says...

MrT1976 wrote:
**JanW** wrote:
You're aware that Whatcroft Chippy doesn't serve food! lol
Lol -best one so far.
Lol! Best one yet
[quote][p][bold]MrT1976[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]**JanW**[/bold] wrote: You're aware that Whatcroft Chippy doesn't serve food! lol[/p][/quote]Lol -best one so far.[/p][/quote]Lol! Best one yet MrT1976
  • Score: -62

3:17pm Wed 20 Aug 14

John_Harrison says...

You no longer live there.
You no longer live there. John_Harrison
  • Score: -18

6:30pm Wed 20 Aug 14

krbrown says...

You've never seen the water feature by the sea fairer switched on!
You've never seen the water feature by the sea fairer switched on! krbrown
  • Score: 20

6:32pm Wed 20 Aug 14

krbrown says...

You wonder why there is a bicycle in the middle of a roundabout????
You wonder why there is a bicycle in the middle of a roundabout???? krbrown
  • Score: -5

8:28pm Wed 20 Aug 14

Olwyn Dean says...

you still believe that Rudheath starts at Station Bridge
you still believe that Rudheath starts at Station Bridge Olwyn Dean
  • Score: 18

11:36pm Wed 20 Aug 14

Ricky12 says...

John_Harrison wrote:
You no longer live there.
Yet still long onto the 'Northwich Guardian' website ......
[quote][p][bold]John_Harrison[/bold] wrote: You no longer live there.[/p][/quote]Yet still long onto the 'Northwich Guardian' website ...... Ricky12
  • Score: 11

8:45pm Mon 25 Aug 14

MatthewB says...

Can anyone tell me what those Blue Balls are all about?
I remember climbing on them when I was about 4 or 5 years old.....and that was back in 1977-1978.
Can anyone tell me what those Blue Balls are all about? I remember climbing on them when I was about 4 or 5 years old.....and that was back in 1977-1978. MatthewB
  • Score: 3

8:49am Wed 27 Aug 14

roodykaroody says...

You still call the chemical works ICI
You still call the chemical works ICI roodykaroody
  • Score: 5

11:20am Wed 27 Aug 14

widge says...

Or even "Chimic"
Or even "Chimic" widge
  • Score: 2

8:10pm Thu 28 Aug 14

Al Junior says...

You still have potato ash or Webbs sausage & cheese for tea every week.
You still have potato ash or Webbs sausage & cheese for tea every week. Al Junior
  • Score: 1

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