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MacMillan Coffee Morning

A coffee morning in aid of MacMillan was held on Friday 29th September. A total of £177.70 was raised. Thank you to all of those who came and enjoyed a selection of home-made cakes.

Camera Club Exhibition – Official Opening

The 2017 Nantwich Camera Club Photographic Exhibition has opened featuring recent work from members of the successful club. The ever popular annual event includes print and projected images with a wide range of truly inspiring subjects. A number of the prints will be available for sale and visitors will be invited to choose their favourite photograph. The Camera… (read more)

“Asian Serendipity” at Nantwich Museum

Asian Serendipity, an exhibition by Aneta Talbot in the Your Space Gallery at Nantwich Museum, features a myriad of selected images taken during recent travel across Asia focused on Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, India and Sri Lanka. The exhibition runs until Saturday 21 October. Photographer Aneta Talbot, who now lives in Nantwich, spent nearly 20 years… (read more)

2017 Nantwich Camera Club Photographic Exhibition opens at Nantwich Museum

The 2017 Nantwich Camera Club Photographic Exhibition, featuring recent work from members of the popular and successful club opens in the Millennium Gallery at Nantwich Museum on Wednesday 13 September 2017 running until Saturday 11 November 2017. The annual event, which is always well received includes print and projected images with a wide range of truly inspiring… (read more)

River Weaver – Science and Art

A series of talks accompanying the 2017 exhibition River Weaver – a meander through time enabled visitors to learn how the historical use of the river as both a source of water and for waste disposal, led eventually to the supply of clean water an efficient sewerage system. Means of dealing with the primary pollutants of… (read more)

When Turner Came to Town

The final talk in the series accompanying the Nantwich Museum exhibition River Weaver – a meander through time takes place at the museum at 3.00pm on Thursday 31 August. Museum artist, Les Pickford, will speak on When Turner Came to Town describing the visit of artist J M W Turner to Nantwich. A copy of a sketch from J M W… (read more)

Mayor opens exhibition at Nantwich Museum

Mayor of Nantwich, Councillor Penny Butterill, opened the latest exhibition in the Millennium Gallery at Nantwich Museum, River Weaver – a meander through time which charts the story of the river and how it has shaped local history. Also attending were Mayor of Cheshire East Council, Councillor Arthur Moran and Laura Smith M P. Nick Dyer, Chair… (read more)

River Weaver – a Meander Through Time

Our summer exhibition “River Weaver – A Meander Through Time” runs from Wednesday 12th July 2017 to Saturday 9th September 2017 in the Millennium Gallery.  It reflects the significance of rivers to local communities, and charts the story of how the river has shaped our history. Historically, the River Weaver and its tributaries not only provided… (read more)