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Alderley Edge is a village and civil parish in Cheshire, England.
Aldi (stylised as ALDI) is the common brand of two German discount supermarket chains with over 10,000 stores in 20 countries, and an estimated combined turnover of more than €50 billion.
Altrincham is a market town in Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, south of the River Mersey southwest of Manchester city centre, southwest of Sale and east of Warrington.
Altrincham Interchange is a transport hub in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, England.
Amec Foster Wheeler plc was a British multinational consultancy, engineering and project management company headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
Anglicanism is a Western Christian tradition that evolved out of the practices, liturgy and identity of the Church of England following the Protestant Reformation.
Arriva Midlands is a bus operator providing services in the East Midlands and West Midlands areas of England.
A bank holiday is a public holiday in the United Kingdom, some Commonwealth countries, Hong Kong and the Republic of Ireland.
Barbara Knox (born 30 September 1933) is a British actress, known for her long-running portrayal of newsagent Rita Tanner in the television soap opera Coronation Street.
Barclays plc is a British multinational investment bank and financial services company headquartered in London.
Bolton Interchange is a transport interchange combining Bolton railway station and Bolton bus station in the town of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England.
Booths is a chain of high-end supermarkets in Northern England.
Brook Street Chapel, is in the town of Knutsford, Cheshire, England.
Bullocks Coaches is a bus and coach operator in Cheadle, Greater Manchester.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
The Chancellor and Under-Treasurer of Her Majesty's Exchequer, commonly known as the Chancellor of the Exchequer, or simply the Chancellor, is a senior official within the Government of the United Kingdom and head of Her Majesty's Treasury.
Cheshire (archaically the County Palatine of Chester) is a county in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south and Flintshire, Wales and Wrexham county borough to the west.
Cheshire East is a unitary authority area with borough status in the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
The Cheshire Lines Committee (CLC) was the second-largest joint railway in Great Britain, with 143 route miles.
The Cheshire Midland Railway was authorised by an Act of Parliament, passed on 14 June 1860, to build a railway from Altrincham on the Manchester, South Junction and Altrincham Railway (MSJAR) to Northwich.
The Cheshire Plain is a relatively flat expanse of lowland almost entirely within the county of Cheshire in North West England.
Chester railway station is a railway station in Newtown in the city of Chester, England.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
Cnut the GreatBolton, The Empire of Cnut the Great: Conquest and the Consolidation of Power in Northern Europe in the Early Eleventh Century (Leiden, 2009) (Cnut se Micela, Knútr inn ríki. Retrieved 21 January 2016. – 12 November 1035), also known as Canute—whose father was Sweyn Forkbeard (which gave him the patronym Sweynsson, Sveinsson)—was King of Denmark, England and Norway; together often referred to as the North Sea Empire.
A commuter town is a town whose residents normally work elsewhere but in which they live, eat and sleep.
Coronation Street (also informally referred to as Corrie) is a British soap opera created by Granada Television and shown on ITV since 9 December 1960.
Cranford is one of the better-known novels of the 19th-century English writer Elizabeth Gaskell.
Cranford is a British television series directed by Simon Curtis and Steve Hudson.
Crosville Motor Services was a bus operator based in the north-west of England and north and mid-Wales.
The Cuckooland Museum, previously known as the Cuckoo Clock Museum, is a museum that exhibits mainly cuckoo clocks, located in Tabley, Cheshire, England.
D&G Bus is a bus operator based in Adderley Green in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.
The Diocese of Chester is a Church of England diocese in the Province of York covering the pre-1974 county of Cheshire and therefore including the Wirral and parts of Stockport, Trafford and Tameside.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, (née Stevenson; 29 September 1810 – 12 November 1865), often referred to as Mrs Gaskell, was an English novelist, biographer, and short story writer.
Empire of the Sun is a 1987 American epic coming-of-age war film based on J. G. Ballard's semi-autobiographical novel of the same name.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The English Place-Name Society (EPNS) is a learned society concerned with toponomastics and the toponymy of England, in other words, the study of place-names (toponyms).
Esther Louise McVey (born 24 October 1967) is a British Conservative Party politician and Secretary of State for Work and Pensions since 8 January 2018.
Euston railway station (also known as London Euston) is a central London railway terminus on Euston Road in the London Borough of Camden, managed by Network Rail.
George Campbell Scott (October 18, 1927 – September 22, 1999) was an American stage and film actor, director, and producer.
George Gideon Oliver Osborne (born 23 May 1971) is a British Conservative Party politician, who was Member of Parliament (MP) for Tatton from June 2001 until he stood down on 3 May 2017.
General George Smith Patton Jr. (November 11, 1885 – December 21, 1945) was a senior officer of the United States Army who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean theater of World War II, but is best known for his leadership of the U.S. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944.
The Golden Triangle is an area of affluent towns and villages in Cheshire such as Wilmslow, Mottram St.
Hale is a village and electoral ward within the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford, in Greater Manchester, England.
Hartford is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
Holmes Chapel is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority area of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
Tack is a piece of equipment or accessory equipped on horses in the course of their use as domesticated animals.
The International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries.
The Western Allies of World War II launched the largest amphibious invasion in history when they assaulted Normandy, located on the northern coast of France, on 6 June 1944.
Knutsford Football Club are a football club based in the town of Knutsford, Cheshire.
Knutsford Little Theatre is an amateur theatre group based in Knutsford, United Kingdom.
Knutsford railway station serves the town of Knutsford in Cheshire, England.
Knutsford Town Council is the town council for the Cheshire Market Town of Knutsford.
Lacock is a village and civil parish in the county of Wiltshire, England, about 3 miles (5 km) south of the town of Chippenham.
Knutsford is a market town in Cheshire East, England.
The London Evening Standard (or simply Evening Standard) is a local, free daily newspaper, published Monday to Friday in tabloid format in London.
Lord's Cricket Ground, commonly known simply as Lord's, is a cricket venue in St John's Wood, London.
A loudspeaker (or loud-speaker or speaker) is an electroacoustic transducer; which converts an electrical audio signal into a corresponding sound.
The M56 motorway, also known as the North Cheshire motorway, is in Cheshire and Greater Manchester, England.
The M6 motorway runs from junction 19 of the M1 at the Catthorpe Interchange, near Rugby via Birmingham then heads north, passing Stoke-on-Trent, Liverpool, Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and terminating at the Gretna junction (J45).
Macclesfield is a market town and civil parish in Cheshire, England.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
Manchester Airport is an international airport in Ringway, Manchester, England, south-west of Manchester city centre.
Manchester City Council is the local government authority for Manchester, a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England.
Metrolink (also known as Manchester Metrolink) is a tram/light rail system in Greater Manchester, England.
Manchester Piccadilly is the principal railway station in Manchester, England.
Martin Bell, OBE, (born 31 August 1938) is a British UNICEF (UNICEF UK) Ambassador, a former broadcast war reporter and former independent politician who became the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tatton from 1997 to 2001.
The May Queen or Queen of May is a personification of the May Day holiday, and of springtime and also summer.
McLaren Automotive (formerly known as McLaren Cars) is a British automotive manufacturer based at the McLaren Technology Centre in Woking, Surrey.
Michael Edward Jacobs (born 4 November 1991) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Wigan Athletic.
The Mid-Cheshire line is a railway line in the northwest of England, between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly via Knutsford.
Middlewich is a town in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
Mobberley is a village in Cheshire, England, between Wilmslow and Knutsford, which in 2001 had a population of 2,546, increasing to 3,050 at the 2011 Census.
Mostyn Neil Hamilton (born 9 March 1949) is a British politician, barrister, and former teacher.
North Western Road Car Company Arriva North West Limited formerly North Western Road Car Company Limited formerly Mexborough & Swinton Traction Company Limited was a bus operator based in Liverpool, England.
Northern England, also known simply as the North, is the northern part of England, considered as a single cultural area.
Northwich is a town and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
Northwich railway station serves the town of Northwich in Cheshire, England.
Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc), or Anglo-Saxon, is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.
Old Norse was a North Germanic language that was spoken by inhabitants of Scandinavia and inhabitants of their overseas settlements from about the 9th to the 13th century.
An overspill estate is a housing estate planned and built for the housing of excess population in urban areas, both from the natural increase of population and often in order to rehouse people from decaying inner city areas, usually as part of the process of slum clearance.
Patton is a 1970 American epic biographical DeLuxe Color war film about U.S. General George S. Patton during World War II.
The Peak District is an upland area in England at the southern end of the Pennines.
The penny-farthing, also known as a high wheel, high wheeler and ordinary, was the first machine to be called a "bicycle".
Peover Superior is a civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
Peter James Crouch (born 30 January 1981) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Championship club Stoke City.
Philip Nikodem Jagielka (or; born 17 August 1982) is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Premier League club Everton and the English national team.
Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.
Radbroke Hall is a white French chateau-style former country house in Peover Superior, Cheshire, England.
The RATP Group (French: Groupe RATP), also known as the Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens (English: Autonomous Operator of Parisian Transports), is a state-owned public transport operator and maintainer headquartered in Paris, France.
Richard Harding Watt (1842–1913) was an English designer who worked with four professional architects to create large houses and associated buildings in the town of Knutsford, Cheshire.
Ringway is a civil parish on the southern border of Manchester, England.
River Lily is a small stream that flows through Knutsford, England.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Shrewsbury is a Roman Catholic diocese which encompasses the pre-1974 counties of Shropshire and Cheshire in the North West and West Midlands of England.
Sainsbury’s Convenience Stores Limited (trading as Sainsbury’s Local) is a chain of 770 convenience shops operated by the UK's second largest supermarket chain Sainsbury's.
Sale Sharks is an English professional rugby union club from the Greater Manchester that plays in the English Premiership.
Samuel Derek Ricketts (born 11 October 1981) is a former Welsh international footballer who is the manager of National League club Wrexham.
Sarah Jane Millican (King; born 29 May 1975) is an English comedian.
Selina Davenport (27 June 1779 – 14 July 1859) was an English novelist, briefly married to the miscellanist and biographer Richard Alfred Davenport.
Southport railway station serves the town of Southport, Merseyside, England.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
St Cross Church is in the town of Knutsford, Cheshire, England.
St John the Baptist's Church is in the town of Knutsford, Cheshire, England.
Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American filmmaker.
Stockport railway station in the town of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England is 8 miles south-east of Manchester Piccadilly station on the West Coast Main Line from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston.
Stoke-on-Trent (often abbreviated to Stoke) is a city and unitary authority area in Staffordshire, England, with an area of.
Tatton is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2017 by Esther McVey, a Conservative.
Tatton Park is an historic estate in Cheshire, England, to the north of the town of Knutsford.
Tesco plc, trading as Tesco, is a British multinational groceries and general merchandise retailer with headquarters in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
The Co-operative Group, trading as the Co-op, is a British consumer co-operative with a diverse family of retail businesses including food retail and wholesale; electrical retail; financial services; insurance services; legal services and funeralcare, with in excess of 4,200 locations.
The Royal Cheshire County Show (simply referred to as 'Royal Cheshire County Show' and 'Royal Cheshire Show', and formerly Cheshire County Show) is a big county agricultural show that is held on two days in June each year on land west of Flittogate Lane in the Tabley area in Cheshire, England.
Timperley is a suburban village in Altrincham in the borough of Trafford, Greater Manchester, England.
Toft Cricket Club is an amateur cricket club that was founded in 1928.
Toft is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
A valve is a device that regulates, directs or controls the flow of a fluid (gases, liquids, fluidized solids, or slurries) by opening, closing, or partially obstructing various passageways.
Virgin Trains (legal name West Coast Trains Limited) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom owned by Virgin Rail Group that has operated the InterCity West Coast franchise since 9 March 1997.
Waitrose is a chain of British supermarkets, which forms the food retail division of Britain's largest employee-owned retailer, the John Lewis Partnership.
Warrington is a large town and unitary authority area in Cheshire, England, on the banks of the River Mersey, east of Liverpool, and west of Manchester.
A water jet cutter, also known as a water jet or waterjet, is an industrial tool capable of cutting a wide variety of materials using a very high-pressure jet of water, or a mixture of water and an abrasive substance.
Wigan Wallgate railway station is one of two railway stations serving the town centre of Wigan in Greater Manchester, England.
William I (c. 1028Bates William the Conqueror p. 33 – 9 September 1087), usually known as William the Conqueror and sometimes William the Bastard, was the first Norman King of England, reigning from 1066 until his death in 1087.
Wilmslow is a town and civil parish in Cheshire, England, that is south of Manchester.
Winsford is a town and civil parish within the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.