Darren Gallimore from The Federation of Small Business tell Des and Dave how the FSB have fielded a big increase in enquiries from members during Covid
We catch up with Lee Stewart from RSPCA Stapeley Grange. This month is Adoptober – a scheme to find homes for pets in general and cats in particular. Lee explains how re-housing a rescue animal is a great way to get a ‘lockdown’ companion.
This afternoon’s guest Lucy Thomson-Smith chats about a new Crewe-based scheme to help 11-13 year olds get creative during half-term.
Our guest today is Graham Witter, the man behind the popular Weston Christmas Light Display. Graham has just received the British Empire Medal for his charity work and tells how, once nominated, he struggled to keep the award a secret.
Bonjourno ! Dave tries out his Italian on Sandbach restaurant owner Lello Possente. All the pasta in his Casa Mia eatery is home made, and Lello gives Dave tips on how to make the perfect dough. Molto Buono !
We chat to newly fledged entrepreneur Claire Smith about her new enterprise Evolve Together. Claire explains how taking the huge leap to being her own boss has been quite scary, especially during these difficult times.
It’s National Chocolate Week – so its timely to hear from Megan Goode who runs a high-end chocolate shop in Audlem. Dave gets the low-down on what’s on-trend for the sophisticated choccy-lover.
Dave chats to Cheesemonger Nick Birchall from his newly opened shop in Nantwich. Nick recommends a (big!) slice of ‘Old Winchester’ to go with a glass of red wine. Dave suddenly gets all ‘esurient’ !
Mike Pettman is a local CAP Money Coach. Based in Nantwich, Mike is offering a free on line course to help with household budgeting and debt control. Dave finds out more.
Chatting to Andrew Williamson from Nantwich solicitors Bowcock Cuerden LLP, who are members of the South Cheshire Law Society. Andrew gives advice to a listener who is concerned about his tenancy, and a couple who are in dispute over a faulty boiler