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Manchester and District Golf Alliance..

18 Hole Scratch Championship at Withington Golf Club WITHINGTON Golf Club were fine hosts for the Manchester Alliance 18 Hole Strokeplay Championship with sunny weather and a strong breeze testing out some of the region’s top players on a firm course in excellent condition. It was a day to remember for Alliance legend Tim Maxwell, […]

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Whalley Range Tennis Club..

Useful information about the tennis club. Coaching Block Days: Monday, Wednesday and Saturdays. Junior coaching is from 5.10pm to 6.10pm Mondays & Wednesdays and Saturdays mornings from 9.15am. There are different age groups that we cater for from 5-8 year old’s to 11-16 year old’s. Adult Coaching is from 6.10pm to 8pm on Mondays with […]

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When should you start mowing your lawn?

Watching an untidy lawn get out of control over the winter can be quite frustrating – especially if you have spent hours over the summer pruning the rose bushes and trimming your garden. And whie British winters tend to be a damp and rather cold affair we are treated sometimes to the odd day of sunshine, giving […]

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What is going on right now in the local property market?

Here in our Chorlton and Didsbury office, we’re not sure if we can remember another time when there were so many opportunities out there in our property market. The last 12 months have been one heck of a time working hard with sellers to put a smile on their face, and we’ve done this by […]

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This is the best day of the week to move house..

Moving house? It’s been a marathon effort and now the end is in sight: you’re almost at the point of exchanging contracts, agreeing a date for completion and getting the keys to your new home. You’re off to book the removals firm but which day should you move on? According to research on the most popular day to […]

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The kettle is the first thing we unpack after moving house..

Main priorities for moving day revealed. The kettle is the first thing we unpack when we move house because it turns out all we want after a stressful moving process is a cup of tea or coffee. In a survey of 2,000 homeowners by UK housebuilder Redrow, more than half (58 per cent) revealed that unpacking the kettle […]

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Golf day – Tee off for your local hospice!

Join us for our annual golf tournament from 12.30pm on Thursday 16th May. The golf day is taking place at the beautiful Dunham Forest Golf and Country Club in Altrincham. Teams of four – two Stableford scores to count. Teams are £500. On arrival you’ll receive a light lunch, followed by a shotgun start at […]

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How to sand wooden floorboards..

A straightforward job for a keen DIYer, expert Michael Holmes offers advice on how to sand wooden floorboards. Whether you’ve opted to install reclaimed wooden floorboards to your living room, hallway or bedroom and want to improve their appearance or simply want to give your original floorboards a new lease of life, cleaning, sanding and […]

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10 ways to improve your front garden..

Follow Home’s tips for upping your property’s kerb appeal. Your front garden is your window to the world. Is that window looking a little grubby after winter. Here are some simple tasks to help you get it shipshape and put a spring in the step, be it yours, your friends or the postman’s. Show your […]

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How to set up a Neighbourhood Watch scheme..

The network has 99,000 schemes in operation, covering 2.3m households across England and Wales. Here’s how to take action in your hood. They have been labelled middle-class curtain-twitchers — but if the members of the grassroots crime-fighting scheme Neighbourhood Watch have their way, they will soon be known as local heroes. The organisation, which started operating […]