“We rolled great snowballs and made a snow fort”

Well unless you’ve been hibernating these past couple of weeks you will have noticed the deluge of snow that deposited itself across the country. As ever the news reporters were sent to the worst hit areas across the UK (all whilst telling us not to make unnecessary journeys, oh the irony!) to bring us either stories of…

Quarry Bank’s Village Roadshow

So last week’s post was all about why we think Quarry Bank is such a special place, but this week, we’ve been able to talk to residents of Styal Village, at our Quarry Bank roadshow event, to find out what Quarry Bank means to them. We had several stalls running at this event. There was our…

What makes Quarry Bank special?

Well 2013 is already well underway, but amidst all this slush and snow I can’t help but long for summer to arrive! My mind keeps being drawn back to last summer, and what a summer we had!  Sportsmen and royals, volunteers and paralympic heroes; the nation was buzzing.  If you were to ask what image summed up…

Spinning tales…

Happy New Year one and all! We’ve had a flurry of activity here this week with essential maintenance and repairs being carried out across the property and a fortunate few members of staff went on a ‘nooks and crannies’ tour of Quarry Bank learning all about her different mechanical quirks. We’re also getting ready to…