What’s on in December

Throughout December

Father Christmas will be in the villages dishing out goodies and collecting for good causes, normally from 5.30pm until 8.30pm but please see the advertisement for full details. The sleigh is in Tarporley on 1st, 15th and 16th December, in Bunbury on 7th, Tattenhall on 8th, Kelsall on 9th and 20th, Tarvin on 12th and 14th, Utkinton, Eaton and Little Budworth on 21st. Call Andrew Wallace 07850 250641 for info.

Friday 1st December

Christmas lights switch-on in Tarporley, 6- 7 pm, around the old chestnut tree.


Friday 1st December

Huxley Christmas BBC Bingo (birds, booze and confectionery), 7pm, at Huxley Village Hall. For information or to donate prizes please call  01829 781294 or  01829 781573


Saturday 2nd December

Counry market at Tarporley Community Centre, 9.30am – 1.15pm. 23 food and Christmas gift stalls including: cheese, bread, cakes, yoghurts, coffee, sweets, flowers, eggs, cards, books and knitted garments. Enquiries to Andrew Wallace on 07850 250641


Friday 8th December

Carol Concert in aid of Tarporley War Memorial Community Hospital, at St Helen’s Church, Tarporley, 7pm.  Tickets cost £10 and include mulled wine, minced pies and entry into the hospital raffle. Tickets available from Blagg’s Electrical, Swaffields, The Old Fire Station Chocolate Shop, and Tarporley Hospital.


Saturday 9th December

Tattenhall Christmas Village Market, 2pm -4pm (in place of the Friday Village Market of 8th Dec) at the Barbour Institute, Tattenhall.
Saturday 9th December

Bunbury Singers in concert at St Boniface church, Bunbury, at 7.30pm, with guests the Crewe Male Voice Choir and Tarporley Silver Band.


Friday 9th December
There will be a Grand Christmas Quiz at the War Memorial Hall, Duddon, starting at 8pm, entry is £5.00 and there will be a buffet, raffle and bar.

Monday 11th December

Bunbury Singers’ second concert, 7.30pm, at St Andrew’s Church, Tarvin, with Cantoris Chamber Choir, Frodsham Chorus and the Tarvin Church Choir.


Tuesday 12th December

Tattenhall Singers Christmas Concert, 7pm at the Barbour Institute, Tattenhall.
Friday 15th December

Santa’s Grotto, with stalls, raffle, refreshments and music at the Barbour Institute, Tattenhall.


Monday 18th December

Bunbury Singers will be carol singing in several pubs in Tarporley, in aid of Guide Dogs for the Blind, on.  They will be starting off in the Foresters Arms at 7pm and will then move on to The Crown, followed by The Swan and finishing at The Rising Sun. All welcome