6th August 2017
The 2017 Party in the Park promises to be the best one yet, with a host of attractions and entertainment galore. As always, it will be an entirely free to enter event, with many attractions also free of charge. The main attraction for the arena will be a five man BMX display team and a sheepdog display with duck herding. There will be a number of attractions for all who attend to take part in and enjoy, including a climbing wall plus an array of inflatables for the children, a falconry display for everyone from kids to the grown ups to admire. The event will be lined with stalls, from gifts to sweets, to jewellery and facepaint, as well as an array of refreshments on offer. The thrills of Warwick’s Fun Fair will also be there, entertaining those young and old with the mixture of different rides and stalls.
29th July 2017
A summer exhibition will display the latest works by members of the Cheadle U3A Art Club. The exhibition will be at the Guild Hall in Cheadle this Saturday, 29th July from 10am until 4pm. Guests are invited to browse the displays while making the most out of the refreshments on offer. There will also be a raffle on the day, with entry to the event being free. All are welcome. For more information contact: 07718 585279.
30th July 2017
A knock-out darts competition is to raise funds in memory of Eric Burndred. The competition has been organised by John Colclough and all proceeds will go to Ward 233 at University Hospital North Staffordshire. Darts players of all ages and abilities are welcome to register at the Pavilion, Oakamoor, between midday and 1.30pm on Sunday 30th July. Entry is £5 and prize money will be awarded on the day. The event is set to be an enjoyable afternoon with bar and refreshments available, as well as a raffle.
5th August 2017
Families are invited to join in a Teddy Bear Hunt being held at Heath House Farm, in Forsbrook, on Saturday 5th August. The event is a promised fun day out for all involved with games, face painting and a picnic tea. Tickets for the event are £9.99 and with limited spaces, booking is essential - call 01782 396027.
1st August 2017 to 29th August 2017
Staff and volunteers at RSPB Coombes Valley Nature Reserve, near Leek, are inviting families to join them every Tuesday in August. Each week’s event will have a different theme so families can participate in new activities each time they visit. These drop-in events kick off on Tuesday 1st August with an amphibian theme, followed by bugs, birds, and then wildflowers and trees, on subsequent weeks. As the autumn term looms, the final Wild Tuesday on 29th August will celebrate all things nature and will be a free event, forming part of the Play Wild Partnership project, sponsored by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
29th July 2017
Starting at 10am until 3pm, the Country Store is holding a Summer Open Day. With attractions including stalls, hog roast, cakes, a bouncy castle, games and prizes and exclusive store offers. Kid's tattoos, nails and hair braiding, hot dogs, burgers and fresh baps, home-made cakes, refreshments and so much more! Fourways Country Store, Folebank, Fole, Near Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 5EW. And all, FREE ENTRY.
28th July 2017
Sophie Ellis-Bextor and husband Richard Jones from the band, The Feeling will be taking to the stage to entertain crowds with a DJ set. A guaranteed fabulous day out, attracting both ladies and gents from across the country, embarking on one of Staffordshires biggest social events in the calendar. There will also be plenty of prizes on offer for the Best Dressed Lady and the Bet Hat. With gates opening at 12pm, the races kick off at 2pm, with seven running throughout the day until 5.15pm.
20th August 2017
The Cheadle Carnival Committee will be hosting a spectacular Soapbox Derby in the town on Sunday 20th August. There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed adults and juniors. Entry forms are available from Airfawn Garage, Wrights Pies, The Cheadle and Tean Times and The Huntsman. Teams must enter by 14th August.