An Evening Soirée

Evening Soiree

In aid of Tarporley War Memorial Hospital

Members of The Bentley Operatic Society will delight crowds by performing excerpts from Gilbert & Sullivan

at the

Jessie Hughes Village Hall, Eaton

A delicious three course dinner by

Jane K Smith Catering Homemade Tasty Food

Is included in the ticket price.

Tickets are £25.00 in advance only

Dress code is smart – Black tie/Lounge Suit

Tickets available from

Brian Byrne –

Swaffields, Tarporley

The Hospital Reception


Tarporley War Memorial Hospital is a charity run Hospital and is not part of the NHS. We rely on fundraising and donations to keep the Hospital open.

As we reach our 100th Birthday in 2019, we need your support more than ever.

Carol Concert

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol 2016

You’re invited to attend our carol concert at St Helen’s Church, Tarporley.

On Friday 9th December, the Tarporley Amateur Dramatic Society will be performing an abridged version of

A Christmas Carol, so come along and join the carol singing.

Tickets are £7 each and include refreshment and a raffle ticket.

Tickets can be purchased from the Hospital Reception, Blagg’s and Swaffield’s in Tarporley.

Call the Hospital on 01829 732436


Introducing a 4 day family/dog friendly festival of music, poetry, activities and workshops.

Camping available.

We would be grateful if you could consider including this information with any correspondence to parents regarding local events.






Business Trust Charity Golf Day Dinner – Macdonald Portal Hotel, 9th June

Tickets Available to see Radio & TV Comedian Alfie Moore at the Tarporley Schools Business Trust Charity Golf Day Dinner – Macdonald Portal Hotel, 9th June


Tarporley Schools Business Trust (TSBT), which has raised over £350,000 for Tarporley’s schools, the War Memorial Hospital and Hope House Children’s Hospices since it was founded 16 years ago, has booked the critically acclaimed comedian and after dinner speaker Alfie Moore to entertain guests at their Annual Charity Golf Day Dinner on 9th June 2016.

Additional tickets are now available for those who wish to attend the dinner (starting at 8pm), at a special price of just £30, which includes a delicious 3 course meal, followed by entertainment by the ex-policeman.

As well as writing and presenting two prime-time series of ‘It’s a Fair Cop’ on Radio 4, Alfie has made appearances on TV shows such ‘Show Me The Funny’ (ITV), ‘The Wright Stuff(Channel 5), Comic Relief, and ‘Confessions of a Police Officer’ (Channel 4), as well as regularly performing at the Edinburgh Fringe and touring nationally both in his own right and with Rhod Gilbert, Sarah Millican, Russell Kane and Milton Jones.

‘Very funny…. a large dash of gallows police humour’ – Daily Telegraph

“Brilliantly funny…. genuinely hilarious” – David Mitchell

So why not treat yourself to a great night out whilst supporting our local schools, hospital and children’s hospices.

Tickets available through the Primary School Office or by contacting the TSBT by e-mail at

Entries are still available for anyone who wishes to participate in the full day (morning and afternoon golf competitions with great prizes, lunch, dinner, and a lot more) at £695 for a team of 4 players.  Visit for further details.

Digital Marketing Apprentice

Practical Vision LTD

We are a small company based in Tarporley looking to recruit a Digital Marketing Apprentice.

We have a training provider in place for this position.

We are looking to pay well above the NMW for apprentices.


—————– blue i ltd. RETAIL ASSISTANT ——————–

blue i require part-time retail sales assistants for weekend and school holiday work at their Yum shops at the Dagfields Craft Centre, near Nantwich and the Cheshire Workshops (‘the Candle Factory’), Burwardsley. Applicants must be 16 years or over, must have a responsible, committed attitude and be capable of working unsupervised after initial training. Applications from candidates able to work at both locations are particularly welcome, although this is not essential. Work hours are agreed monthly in advance, based upon individuals’ availability and company requirements. The positions, are particularly suitable for students and those with availability that can vary from week to week. Prior to applying, candidates should ensure that they have researched the location of the shop(s) and are able to commute there as required. We are ONLY accepting telephone applications for this position. To apply, please call Kenn on 07764339423.


Grosvenor Park Young Company Call Out

Grosvenor Park Young Company Call Out

Call for… actors, directors, stage managers, technicians, designers, composers, choreographers, producers and costume makers…

Are you aged 16 – 24 years and have an interest in creating theatre? Chester Performs is looking for aspiring performers and theatre makers from Cheshire and the surrounding area to join Grosvenor Park Young Company. The Young Company is a team of ambitious young actors, writers, directors, designers, stage managers, choreographers, composers and producers– everyone required to make and stage a performance. This year’s summer project will include the creation of a series of 5-10 minute performance pieces, staged in and around Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre by the Young Company in August. Led by three professional directors, John Young, Freyja Winterson and Thomas Frith the Young Company will be guided through workshops and rehearsals to create these short performance pieces. Some will be devised during the rehearsal process, others will be scripted specially for the summer project by Young Company writers.

The following opportunities are now open to applicants:

  • Actors, performers
  • Production team – stage managers, producers, production managers, technicians
  • Directors
  • Costume – makers and designers
  • Music – musical directors and composers
  • Movement and dance choreographers

Click here to download the opportunity pack 

Deadline (actors/performers): Thursday 18th June

Deadline (production and creatives): Friday 26th June