Tarvin Methodist Church
Scout Hut, King George V Playing Field Car Park
Tarvin Methodist Church
Tarvin Community Centre
By Tarvin Webteam - 14th August 2016 6:00am
Cheshire will be celebrating Cheshire Heritage Festival from the 3rd to the 11th of September this year.
Organised by a partnership of Chester Civic Trust and Cheshire West and Chester Council, in association with other local societies, Cheshire Heritage Festival celebrates our architecture and culture by allowing free access to interesting properties, as well as free tours, events and other activities.
A full colour brochure is available for free from Tarvin Library and includes all the events and how to participate in them.
One of the events, organised by Tarvin Local History Group, is a guided tour of the historic township of Tarvin. Starting at 1.30pm on Saturday 10th September, the tour starts and finishes outside St Andrew's Church.
This is usually a very popular event, so make sure you turn up on time (no booking required).
Ed: "An ideal afternoon for anyone with an interest in the history of our village, especially if you are one of the many new families who have recently moved here, or, if you just want to know more of our history!"
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
Well after a long day working at the hairdressers on Saturday a Sri Lankan takeaway from the Manor house (previously known as Jessops) was just what I needed, and it was delicious. Not knowing much about the cuisine and had never previously eaten any I was intrigued to give it a try. It turns out that Sri Lankan cuisine has been formed over the years from many different factors...
Unlike many or our neighbouring villages, Tarvin has had no maps on display of our historic village centre Conservation Area. Tarvin Civic Trust thought that posting a display somewhere in the village centre might fit the bill. We considered display boards of all shapes and sizes but where would we put them? Then we lit on the idea of posting a display on the back window of the bus shelter...
The poppy making workshop at Tarvin Methodist church was such a success that it is being repeated next Saturday October 20th from 10am until noon.If you would like to take part in producing the stock of poppies needed for the display in November then please come along. You will be assured of a morning full of fun, lots of chat and laughter and also with an end product you will...