Journey into Light

Friday 21st - Monday 31st December
St Helen's Church, Northwich

An exhibition of artwork created by prisoners from HMP Styal and HMP Thorn Cross to demonstrate the lived experience of prisoners and the stories behind their convictions and sentences. The hope is that by seeing the creativity of prisoners and hearing their stories people will be able to better understand some of the choices, mistakes and circumstances that they have faced in their lives.

Opening Times:
Friday 21st - 10am - 4pm
Saturday 22nd - 10am - 4pm
Sunday 23rd - 11am - 4pm
Monday 24th - 10am - 3pm

Friday 28th - 10am - 4pm
Saturday 29th - 10am - 4pm
Sunday 30th - 10am - 4pm
Monday 31st - 10am - 3pm

Introductory video here.

Oulton Park Artists Exhibition

Monday 19th - Saturday 1st December

A group of artists who meet at Oulton Park Cricket Club under the tutelage of Michael Troy have an exhibition of their recent work at Abda's Coffee Shop in Northwich from 19th November to 1st December. The work is for sale.

Abda's Coffee Shop
6 Crown Street

Monday – Saturday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sundays: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Northwich Calendar 2019

The 2019 Northwich Calendar is now available. The calendar has 12 images of Northwich and Surrounding Area by Local Artists.

The Calendar costs £5.00, and is available from:

Northwich Library
Northwich Art Shop
Lion Salt Works
Winnington Park Recreation Club
Weaver Hall Museum
Curtain Magic
Gilroy Wilson Shoes
Northwich Information Centre
Comberbach Post Office

Online below (P&P extra).

Order your Calendars Online - Sorry - Sold Out
Calendars will be sent together to one address (UK Only).

Northwich Guardian article here.

Northwich Guardian article here.

Amazing Women by Rail

Discover Amazing Women by Rail Booklet
Produced by Mid Cheshire Line and Calder Valley Line

Click here to download pdf.

Art History Lectures - Autumn 2018

Realism - Wednesday 7th November - 2.00pm - £5.00 - Book Here

Still Life - Wednesday 5th December - 2.00pm - £5.00 - Book Here

Heritage Open days 2018

The Plaza Cinema will be open on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th September.

A rare chance to see inside this listed neoclassical style cinema / bingo hall. Built in 1928, it closed as a cinema in the 1960s and became a bingo hall. The Plaza finally closed its doors in 2011. Visitors are restricted to foyer and bar area but there is a fine view of the ornate auditorium and stage.

There will be an exhibition of posters entitled "Marvellous Days Out", designed to promote the Mid-Cheshire Line - download the brochure here.

Work by members of Visual Arts Cheshire will be on display, with some works and postcards for sale.

There will also be work by the Cheshire Guild of Woodturners on display, and for sale.

Open 11.00am - 4.00pm - Free Entry

Tea and biscuits available.

Download the Cheshire Heritage Open Days 2018 Brochure here.

Heritage Tour to Manchester

Heritage Tour to Manchester on Sunday 25th March. Museum of Science and Industry, Mrs Gaskill's House and The Pankhurst Centre.

Heritage Tour to Bletchley Park

Heritage Tour to Bletchley Park on Saturday 26th May 2018.