Aerial views of old Northwich

Northwich Guardian: The two bridges of Northwich.

3:10pm Sunday 6th April 2014

A FURTHER two aerial photographs have been revealed by a man who photographed Northwich and its residents for more than half a century.

Pictures of old Northwich from the skies

Northwich Guardian: The picture showing the former Regal cinema in its much younger days.

2:40pm Friday 28th March 2014

A DIFFERENT perspective on Northwich’s history has been provided by one of the town’s most renowned photographers.

Red Lion is the oldest in town

Northwich Guardian: Red Lion is the oldest in town

11:13am Wednesday 12th March 2014

By Paul Hurley THE Red Lion is the oldest pub in Winsford, the first landlord was there from 1763 to 1806 but by 1887 the building was suffering from the effects of subsidence and was demolished.

Lost album of a very special day

Northwich Guardian: Lost album of a very special day

10:56am Wednesday 12th March 2014

A WEDDING album from Northwich has come to light at a jumble sale in North Wales.

Remember When: Can you see yourself on 1954 school photo?

Northwich Guardian: The photograph of Davenham School in 1954

11:30am Saturday 1st March 2014

READERS are being urged to cast their eyes over this old school photograph as a reunion is organised for the Class of 1954.

Remember When: A glimpse into Northwich town centre's past

Northwich Guardian: Fred R Yarwood footwear.

7:30am Tuesday 18th February 2014

SHOPS and businesses of Northwich’s yesteryear are featured in this week’s Remember When after two intriguing advertisements were brought in by a Lostock man.

Street party picture prompts Northwich memories

Northwich Guardian: The 1930s street party

12:00pm Friday 24th January 2014

A STREET party from the 1930s is the latest picture sent in to the Guardian to inspire memories of yesteryear.

Reader's picture of Winsford's 1948 train disaster

Northwich Guardian: Reader's picture of Winsford's 1948 train disaster

11:00am Sunday 19th January 2014

A READER sent us this picture of a train tragedy that struck Winsford in 1948, killing 24 people.

Salad days at Whitegate School in the 1950s

Northwich Guardian: Salad days at Whitegate School in the 1950s

11:36am Thursday 16th January 2014

THIS picture is a class photo from Whitegate School in the 1950s. It was sent in by reader Dave Jones, from Middlewich, who is the boy with a mischievous smile and lots of badges on his coat, middle row, fourth from left. Do you recognise any more faces from this picture, or do you have an old school photo to share? Email gbebbington@guardiangrp.co.uk, ring 01606 813624 or visit our office in Theatre Court, London Road, Northwich.

Tales of war in Marbury

Northwich Guardian: Third Guard Company Polish Squad 1943, outside Marbury Hall

4:58pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A RESEARCHER is appealing for Guardian readers to help fill gaps in Marbury’s wartime history.

Historic canal narrowboat to be refurbished

4:51pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A HISTORIC narrowboat built in Northwich in 1926 will be refurbished thanks to an £800 donation.

Sad loss of a pub steeped in history

4:38pm Thursday 9th January 2014

OVER the past 10 years or so our local pubs have taken a hammering, the suspected reasons are many.

Through Gate into the past

Northwich Guardian: Through Gate into the past

4:33pm Thursday 9th January 2014

By Paul Hurley

Free house still has its traditions

3:55pm Thursday 9th January 2014

By Paul Hurley THIS week I will feature a pub that has been closed for some time but is now up and running.

Navigation to Liquid Lounge by Paul Hurley

2:17pm Friday 29th November 2013

IN our look at local pubs and their history it would be unfair to disregard some that are now closed, so today I’ll feature the Old Navigation & Railway.

Your memories of ICI and Brunner Mond's 75th anniversary celebrations

Northwich Guardian: Do you have the missing November 1948 issue of Alkali News?

12:10pm Tuesday 24th September 2013

LAST week’s Remember When picture special of the 75th anniversary celebrations of Brunner Mond and ICI has sparked great interest from Guardian readers.

IN PICTURES: 75th anniversary celebrations of ICI and Brunner Mond

Northwich Guardian: All those years ago

1:25pm Wednesday 18th September 2013

THESE are the 75th anniversary celebrations of Brunner Mond and ICI.

Remember when: 75th anniversary celebrations of ICI and Brunner Mond

Northwich Guardian: A salt arch greeted visitors to the festivities, which included a fun fair, tea tent and buffet.

4:30pm Monday 16th September 2013

DO you remember the 75th anniversary celebrations of Brunner Mond and ICI?

Simple twist of fete

Northwich Guardian: Simple twist of fete

10:21am Monday 16th September 2013

PHOTOGRAPHS depicting Northwich’s summer fetes of yesteryear has prompted more information about how family and community pulled together to make them special.

REMEMBER WHEN: Daneside fetes

Northwich Guardian: Josephine with her siblings John and Susan Birtwistle outside their house at 6 School Way.

7:20am Friday 6th September 2013

PHOTOGRAPHS depicting Northwich’s summer fetes of yesteryear has prompted more information about how family and community pulled together to make them special.

Are you on photo from ‘53?

Northwich Guardian: The photograph was given to Alan by Pam Birtwistle, whose husband Ian, is pictured in the middle of the front row

2:00pm Thursday 5th September 2013

A FORMER Northwich student is appealing to his fellow classmates to give an old school photograph a place to call home.

REMEMBER WHEN: More big band memories

Northwich Guardian: The Semi Quavers

12:20pm Thursday 5th September 2013

A FOUNDER member of a big band featured in the Guardian’s Remember When section has been in touch with more memories of its 1950s glory days.

300 years of good ale and warm welcomes

Northwich Guardian: Paul Hurley

12:35pm Friday 30th August 2013

Local historian Paul Hurley visits pubs of old This week we look at the Blue Cap in Sandiway...

The days of the old school yard

Northwich Guardian: Rudheath Comprehensive’s class of 1962 with Thelma Egerton, fourth from left on the front row

3:18pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

AS schools enjoy their summer break, the Guardian’s Remember When column recalls school days gone by.

George recalls his Coronation memories

Northwich Guardian: George Majewicz, pictured in the kilt joins in the Coronation celebration

3:16pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

THIS year marks 60 years since the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and to mark that occasion, the Guardian’s Remember When column is helping Northwich residents to relive their memories of that royal occasion.

Were you one of Robert’s 1956 classmates?

Northwich Guardian: Were you one of Robert’s 1956 classmates?

3:13pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

MEMORIES of big band tunes and dancing fit to collapse a floor have been prompted by the rediscovery of this 1950s photograph.

Strike up the band, it’s 1950!

Northwich Guardian: Strike up the band, it’s 1950!

3:11pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

MEMORIES of big band tunes and dancing fit to collapse a floor have been prompted by the rediscovery of this 1950s photograph.

Summer fetes of days gone by

Northwich Guardian: Summer fetes of days gone by

3:02pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

THIS Remember When picture special transports us back to summers of the 1950s.

Memories of a musical past

10:32am Wednesday 15th May 2013

MEMORIES of a musical revolution have been prompted by the demise of Northwich Memorial Hall.

Ex-pupils organise 40th anniversary reunion

Northwich Guardian: Sir John Deane’s 1973 cricket team

10:27am Wednesday 15th May 2013

THREE former Northwich students are appealing to fellow ‘class of 1974’ members to take part in a 40th anniversary reunion next June.

Happy memories of courting at the hall

5:22pm Thursday 28th March 2013

A JOURNALIST from Northwich has written to the Guardian to share his memories of the Memorial Hall and ask for help from readers.




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