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Neston October 2017

Issue 119

Inside this month: l Hadlow Road l High school's new building opens l Last bank to close l Super slimmer Fleur l Rail anger l What's On l Legal column

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AT long last.... the new Neston High School building has opened. Although the entire project isn’t finished, a number of pupils have moved into the new premises. In this edition, there is also news of the closure of Neston’s last bank in Neston, anger at the standard of rail services in the town, slimming success, Hadlow Road Station, the what’s on guide, business directory and much more.




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school building opens After many months of careful planning and much activity, Neston High School’s new school building was ready to receive Year 7 and 12 students at the start of the September term. Staff and students marked the opening of their new facilities with a ribbon-cutting ceremony performed by the two youngest students Harry and Annalise and witnessed by the Mayor of Neston, Cllr Pat Kynaston with headteacher Steve Dool, and deputy headteacher Mrs Hudson. Shortly after moving in the new building, contractors will be starting Phase two, which includes the demolition of the old building and replacing it with a new all-weather pitch. Phase two will also bring a new car park and drop-off area which will be a significant improvement with increased spaces and ease of access. In the meantime, there will be special provision for parking out of normal teaching hours when there are events at the school such as the open evening and parents’ evenings. This phase is scheduled to be completed by Easter of 2018 when there will be an official opening. Running concurrently will be a major £3million development at the Neston Recreation Centre which is on the school campus. The Sports Hall is back in operation with the swimming pool, fitness suite and other facilities coming on-line in stages as the project progresses.

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CRIMEFILE Crimes reported to Neston police include: Buggen Lane, Parkgate – A man has been charged following a burglary. Parkgate Road – A petrol strimmer, electric hedge trimmer and two trays of screws were taken from a shed. Churchill Court – A failed attempt was made to break into a ground floor flat by trying to force wooden and upvc door frame. Greenfield Drive – Six concrete pitched coping stones were taken from a wall. High Street – A man barged into a woman and stole items from her bag. Denhall Lane, Burton – A rucksack was stolen from a Hyundai car. Seven Row, Little Neston – A brick was thrown through the back window of a Peugeot 308. Poplar Weint, Parkgate – Four tyres were punctured on a Ford Fusion car.

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Shoddy rail service angers MP MP Justin Madders has called for action after it was revealed that Neston station has the 15th most unreliable service in the whole country, with 14.5% of trains delayed by more than ten minutes or cancelled. The analysis looked at the 1,884 stations in England with more than ten services each day. In addition to being unreliable, the hourly service in Neston is also far less frequent than other areas and requires changes to reach locations like Liverpool and Chester, resulting in lengthy journey times. Mr Madders has campaigned for improvements at the station, calling for half-hourly services when the new Borderlands Line franchise is introduced, with the eventual goal of securing electrification of the line. He has also called for Transport Ministers to intervene after pointing out that Neston residents pay higher fares than those in neighbouring areas for similar journeys. He said: “People in Neston have had to put up with a second class rail service for too long. It is completely unacceptable that Neston has less frequent, less reliable and more expensive rail services than neighbouring areas. “The substandard rail service isn’t just hugely inconvenient, it also reduces the career opportunities available for Neston residents who do not have access to a car. Those who do use the services available now run the risk of being significantly late, particularly as there is only a 6 minute changeover at Bidston for people travelling on to Liverpool. “I will continue to fight for the improvements that people in Neston deserve and I will do everything I can do ensure that the introduction of the new franchise is not a missed opportunity.” 16 To advertise call 01244 350398

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Dave commented “We recognised Irby as a great place to stay and grow in, we like the space we are in. We’ve taken on 2 apprentices and making this significant investment into the building can only improve it.” “Our new showroom will be completely unique for the Wirral, and will revolutionise the experience of buying a new bathroom for our customers. We want nothing more than people to come in and try them out for themselves, even down to taking your shoes off and feel the under floor heating, you can even take a shower if you are game, we don’t mind!” And with service and quality and experience that is second to none, your will be sure to find your slice of Bathroom Bliss, right here in the heart of Irby.

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individuals, by assessing your lifestyle and family commitments while providing a unique look. The prices are competitive and with excellent customer service, 100% customer satisfaction and with every aspect of your bathroom completed to the highest quality, what more could you want? Oh, and by the way customers receive a freshly made cup of their favourite coffee, latte, cappuccino or espresso when they visit the showroom! Wirral Wetrooms really do appreciate being part of their community and like to participate in helping with Friends of Irby Library. Their latest venture, I was informed, is a sponsored charity parachute jump, which seven of the team will be undertaking to raise money for the Catterbridge Cancer Charity. Donations can be made via facebook Wetrooms

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Doors are about to close on Neston’s last remaining bank LOCAL politicians have spoken of their disappointment about the looming closure of the last bank in Neston. Barclays will shut its Neston branch in October, following on from the recent closures of Natwest and HSBC. MP Justin Madders fears that the closure could harm local businesses, as well as isolating older people who are unable to use online banking. The cash point will also be removed when the branch closes, despite concern being expressed by a number of local residents. A recent meeting with the bank failed to offer any cause for hope, according to Mr Madders. Justin Madders MP said: “During the meeting, we suggested that Barclays explore the idea of creating some sort of banking hub, where banks worked together to provide a joint facility, as I understand that this has been achieved elsewhere. The Barclays team did agree to look into this; however, I’m not optimistic that progress will be made. “It was clear throughout the meeting that Barclays were only paying lip service to our suggestions and were not going to change their decision. Most frustratingly they wouldn’t even confirm if the branch was losing money which rather suggested to me that their primary motivation was increasing profit rather than providing a service to customers. Neston has been badly let down by the big banks and local people are right to be disappointed.” Cllr Louise Gittins, the Labour councillor for Little Neston and Burton, said it was a shame that the busy bank is closing. This means that the nearest bank is in Heswall, although people can use the internet or bank at the Post Office. Cllr Gittins said: “Not everyone is able to access internet banking and that while the Post Office provides an excellent service, it does not offer a full banking service and already has very large queues at peak times. “Barclays told us that there are 188 customers who only bank there in person and I am told that they are being contacted to arrange a face to face chat about the opportunity for ‘tea and training’ on how to use online banking. “However, after the meeting Justin and I had a walk around the market, where we met a Barclays customer who had not yet contacted.”

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Law in the real world Jackie Campion talks about the forthcoming ‘Day of Law’ We are hosting a Day of Law at Heswall Hall on 3rd October 2017. We have invited speakers some of whom you may not ordinarily associate with Law, who will give informal talks on interesting aspects of law which are not dealt with by ordinary General Practices. The aim is for the day to be interesting and entertaining! There will be question and answer sessions and we will also provide a goody bag- coffee/tea and cake! Campion Solicitors is a General Practice. That means we offer to our clients expert advice on general areas of law and for most clients we can provide an all round service looking after all their required legal needs. Not so entertaining but certainly a necessity. Our core practices are Wills and Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Conveyancing, Private client and Family Law. We would consider it difficult to offer an entertaining and humorous talk on the law regarding Wills, Conveyancing process or Lasting Powers of Attorney at the event - so we will leave the talks to our more entertaining guests which we hope residents in the community will enjoy. However, we at Campion Solicitors will be there on the day and happy to have a chat about any of your legal needs or just say to hello. We look forward to meeting you there. EVENT DETAILS Tuesday 3rd October 10am -3.30pm Heswall Hall, 111 Telegraph Rd, Heswall. Tickets available on the door

l 10am–10.45am Treasure and Coroners by Vanessa Oakden, ‘Finds Officer’ from Liverpool Museum. l 11.15am–12noon What Is a Notary and When You May Need One? by Professor Barry Holland, Solicitor and Notary. l 1.30pm–2.15pm Freedoms under the Law by Christopher Storey QC. l 2.35pm–3.30pm The Real Heir Hunter by John Cartlidge. What you will not see on TV. True tales of uncovering unknown or missing family members.

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Busy time at historic station There’s lots going on at Hadlow Road Station this autumn. Work on and around the far (South) platform has been undertaken in the last few weeks with a massive clearance of vegetation that has accumulated since 1972, and a few trees have been removed. More work is yet to be done in the next few weeks to grass the cleared area whilst planting that attracts and supports wildlife will be undertaken in Spring, 2018. This platform reinstatement work has been supported by a £5,000 Tesco Bags of Help grant; so many thanks to those who supported us by voting at your local Tesco store. This platform re-instatement work was supported by a £2,000 grant from People’s Postcode lottery. A further grant of £9,950 has been confirmed by the National Lottery Awards for All which will enable us to commence re-instatement of east section of the of the main (North) platform as well as connecting the signal to the signal box for operation. The K6 telephone kiosk has now been refurbished and will be refitted at the station on 3rd October, back to its’ original glory with a new concrete plinth laid ready for its’ return. In addition, new white lines have been painted on the main platform edge, and the final painting of the level crossing gates and metal supports continues. Hopefully all will be completed by this month, when the station should look immaculate once again. The pop-up cafe will be open from 10:30am-1.30pm on Sundays 15th and 29th October and 26th November. Father Christmas is looking forward to seeing all the children in the signal box grotto at Hadlow Road Station on Sunday 10th December 26 To advertise call 01244 350398

SCHOOL 2018 CHOOSING the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions a parent can make. Over the next few pages you can learn about some of the open days that will be running across the area during the autumn months. Open days are so important because they can show parents

much more than a report or a school league table. You get to meet staff, ask questions, see the facilities and see how the school operates. Looking for the right school is like searching for the perfect home. It’s only when you step inside that you know if it’s right for you and your child.

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Lego creations earn Steve the top prize STEVE Guinness, Head of Design and Technology at Birkenhead School, in Oxton, is the winner of Lego Masters on Channel 4. The show was touted as the new Bake Off for Lego building and saw eight pairs of Lego enthusiasts whittled down to crown the winning pair, Steve Guinness and Nate Dias, in the final. Steve said: “It has been a dream come true being a part of the competition, being surrounded by likeminded designers and working under the guide of the Vice President of Lego, it’s something I never thought possible. I have always been creative and enjoy bringing my ideas to live through Lego.” In each episode the contestants built creations, including a supersized challenge. In the episodes, Steve and his build partner Nate, excelled and demonstrated their creativity and versatility, creating a Chinese banquet out of bricks in episode one, a Pirate-themed Fun Fair for episode two and in episode three, a host of animals including a lemur, crocodile and a chameleon for the Nature theme. The final saw the pairs listen to a six-year-old’s story and then spend three hours recreating the imaginative tale in a spectacular build. The remaining two teams then had two weeks to go to create a showcase build measuring 2 x 2m. The winning pair, Steve and Nate built an incredible piece showing a life-size figure of a stressed man, working at a desk with a working typewriter, whilst his inner child had escaped and was playing with toys, including a Noah’s Ark with moving animals heading into the Ark and a working Jack-in-the-box, on the floor behind him. Both finalist pairs, Steve and Nate and Nicholas and Coba, will now have their creations exhibited at the company headquarters in Denmark. Steve incorporates Lego into the curriculum and runs robotics as part of the school’s co-curricular programme. 28 To advertise call 01244 350398

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Girls thrive at The Queen’s School because we value them as individuals, inspiring, supporting and challenging them to excel. Lower School pupils benefit from a rich and challenging curriculum, delivered by specialist teaching staff. Facilities are first-rate, class sizes small and we offer a broad range of extracurricular opportunities. To find out more come along to our Lower School open morning. Registration is available online or call our admissions officer, Jane Taylor.

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Neston are the pass masters Students at Neston High School are celebrating after receiving a great set of GCSE results. Headteacher Steven Dool said: “Students, parents and teachers should rightly be proud of these results – the Government have raised the bar in terms of standards and our students have risen to this challenge.” Parkgate Society Monday 16th October: Colin Simpson will talk about the ‘History of Birkenhead Priory’, 8pm at the Cranston Suite, Neston Cricket Club. All welcome first-time visitors free. Contact enquiries@parkgatesociety. 0151 336 1069. Thefts from cars PEOPLE in Little Neston have been warned to ensure their cars are left secure and all valuables are removed following several reports of damage and theft from vehicles parked outside the owners’ homes. • Thieves broke into gardens at Burton Manor and stole a brass sundial, set in stone plinth on a stone pedestal. • A business unit was broken into on Liverpool Road. Thieves used ladders used to ac-cess the top window, forced a small safe from the wall and disconnected the CCTV and telephone systems. The safe was thrown from the window but left in situ. 42 To advertise call 01244 350398


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Useful numbers and info BURTON AND NESTON HISTORY SOCIETY Talks are held for members and visitors on the second Thursday of the month from October to May in the Gladstone Hall, Burton at 8pm. Contact the Publicity Officer 336 1190.

DENTISTS Redcliffe Dental Practice, 25 Parkgate Road.. Tel 336 3012 Raby Road Dental Centre,30 Raby Road, Neston. Tel 0151 336 6844 Neston Dental Care, 5 Park Street, Neston. Tel 0151 336 5555

CHEMISTS Deeside Pharmacy, Mellock Lane, Little Neston. Tel: 336 1837 Galen Pharmacy, 17 High Street, Neston. Tel: 336 2350

DOCTORS The Neston Medical Centre, 14-20 Liverpool Road, Neston. Tel 336 4121 Neston Surgery, Mellock Lane, Little Neston. Tel: 336 3951 The Willaston Surgery, Neston Road, Willaston. Tel 327 4593

CHESHIRE WEST & CHESTER COUNCIL Cheshire West and Chester Council:For all local authority Inquiries regarding schools, roads, social services, planning, the Civic Hall, street cleansing, refuse disposal, local highways, environmental health and housing. Tel 0300 123 8 123 CHURCHES St Mary & St Helen Parish Church, Neston. The Vicarage, High St, Neston. Tel: 353 1000 Parkgate & Neston United Reformed Church, Moorside Lane,Parkgate. Tel 336 3336 Little Neston Methodist Church. Tel: 334 1772. Sunday services, 10.30am Neston Christian Fellowship, Burton Road. Tel: 336 7386 Neston Methodist Church, Park Road, Neston. Tel: 334 1772 St Winifride’s RC Church, Burton Rd, Little Neston. Tel: 336 4189 St Nicholas Parish Church, Burton. Tel: 353 0453 St Michael & All Angels, Marshlands Rd, Little Neston. Tel: 353 1000 St Thomas’ Church, Mostyn Square, Parkgate. T 353 1000 CIVIC HALL Neston Civic Hall, Hinderton Road. Tel 336 1077 CYBERCENTRE Neston Community Cybercentre, Methodist Church, Park Street, Neston. Open Mon-Thurs. Tel: 336 7784

OUT OF HOURS EMERGENCIES Arrowe Park Hospital. Tel: 678 8496 FRIENDS OF PARK FIELDS The group aim to enhance the area of Park Fields in Parkgate Call 336 7472 or email: HOMEWATCH Parkgate & Neston Group Pam Reynolds email email Little Neston and Riverside Rose McMahon JUNIOR FOOTBALL Neston Nomads. Ages 5-adult also includes a girls’ section. Tel Norman on 353 8337 LIBRARY Neston Library, Parkgate Road Phone 0151 337 4670 MARKET Fridays 8.30am-3pm. Farmers & Food Makers Market 1st Saturday in the month 10am – 2pm, Market square at rear of Neston Town Hall. Tel: 0151 353 1056 NESTON CIVIC SOCIETY The society deals with the local environment, planning, architecture - and conservation. We hold 6 talks and 2 newsletters per year. Contact Janet Griffiths on 336 5478 or email

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NESTON RECREATION CENTRE Raby Park Road, Neston Tel 336 5741 NESTON TOWN COUNCIL Neston Town Hall, High Street, Neston, CH64 9TR. Reception open 9am – 12noon. 0151 336 3840. There are 17 town councillors working on various community activities in the town. Town Clerk 0151 336 3840 OVER 50s SWIMMING CLUB Swims at the Recreation Centre on Monday and Friday afternoons in term time. For further details please call 0151 336 4922 or 336 3675. PARKGATE JAZZ CLUB Jazz sessions are held upstairs at the Red Lion, Neston,, every Tuesday starting at 8.30pm. The 6 piece Parade Jazz Band plays a broad spectrum of traditional and mainstream tunes from their extensive repertoire gathered over 25 years of playing there. The atmosphere is warm and friendly and there is a raffle to support the band’ - so why not come along, join in the fun and enjoy the music. PARKGATE SOCIETY The Society is closely involved with the local authorities with particular interest in the history, conservation and enhancement of the unique quality of Parkgate and its amenities. email phone 0151 336 1069. POLICE Neston Police office, Neston Town Hall. Tel: 0845 458 0000 SCHOOLS Neston High School 336 3902 Bishop Wilson Primary 336 3396 Neston Primary 338 2500 Parkgate Primary 338 2082 St Winefride’s RC Primary 338 2468 Woodfall Primary 338 2288

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Another award for youth theatre group Neston’s InterACT Youth Theatre won second prize in the National Drama Festivals Association British Winners Final with their production of ‘The Snow Dragons’ by Lizzie Nunnery. They were given the Nan Nuttal Memorial Award recognising their achievement in engaging young people in theatre.

Council ward changes The Boundary Commission is proposing to create a single ward with Cheshire West and Chester Council for Burton, Little Neston, Ness, Neston and Parkgate. Currently there are four councillors representing three separate wards, two councillors in Little Neston and Burton, one in Neston and one in Parkgate.

Fairtrade café springs up Members of Neston Fairtrade Steering Group ran a Fairtrade café for market customers at the Friday market, serving up tea, coffee, sugar, cocoa and chocolate. Damson and plum jam made with Fairtrade sugar were on sale together with a variety of Traidcraft products. For information on Neston Fairtrade Steering Group contact Margaret Heibel margaret@ 46 To advertise call 01244 350398


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Tuesday 3rd October Coffee Morning at Ness Village Hall in aid of Macmillan Nurses Cancer Charity 10am-12noon. £2.50 for unlimited coffee and cakes, plus the Great Macmillan Cake-Off Competition. Make and decorate a themed cake (£2 entry). Full details : Sunday 8th October Fun Dog Show Ness Village Hall & Recreation Field, 2-4pm. Entry £2, children free. Parking free, pet-friendly stalls. Refreshments. Dog registration (£2) from 1pm. Full details www. Thursday 12th October Neston Flicks presents a senior matinee - Singin’ in the Rain, 2pm at Neston Community Youth Centre, on Burton Road. For full details, call the centre on 336 7805 or visit www.nestoncyc. Monday 16th October Parkgate Society meeting: Colin Simpson will talk about the ‘History of Birkenhead Priory’, 8pm at the Cranston Suite, Neston Cricket Club. All welcome first-time visitors free. Contact enquiries@parkgatesociety. 0151 336 1069. Saturday 21st October Rotary Club of Neston annual charity concert featuring the Port Sunlight Lyceum Brass Band, 7.30pm, at Neston Parish Church. Tickets £10 from 336 8558. Proceeds to Hoylake RNLI and Neston Rotary charities. Saturday 28th October The latest offering by Neston Flicks is ‘That Hamilton Woman’, at Neston Civic Hall, doors open at 6pm, film starts at 7pm. For full details, call the centre on 336 7805 or visit

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FOR A FREE QUOTE CALL brickwork and stonework. 0151 739 3628 We have completedEmail Tel: 336pride 3710 installations throughout the We0151 especially ourselves in the construction UK and Republic Web: of Ireland, covering North 07812333731 Mob: 0771 stone 276 3290 Wales, the North West, Cheshire, Shropshire, the of natural patios / driveways / courtyards, Tel: 07971 583615andor 01978 311025 Midlands, South of England, Northumbria brickwork and stonework. the North of England. Specialists in:

We have completed installations throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland, covering North

• Traditional Sett Paving • Natural Stone Paving • York Stone Paving


l Joinery l Brickwork WITH HELP & ADVICE Email: Web: FOR DESIGN IDEAS All aspects of building l Stone Patios l Extensions ALL BUILDING WORKS and hard landscaping. l Driveways l Loft Conversions We specialise in the installation of all aspects UNDERTAKEN We specialise in the installation of all aspects Welandscaping especially l Courtyards of building and hard and pride have over l Kitchens & Bathrooms KITCHENS, BATHROOMS, 20 years experience of building and hard landscaping and have over ourselves in the l Brickwork GARAGES, CONSERVATORIES etc l Renovations We especially pride ourselves in the construction construction of: 20 years experience l Stonework FULLY INSURED No job too small. Time Served. of natural stone patios / driveways / courtyards,


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Directory Carpet / Oven cleaning

or Oven?? Dirty Carpets or Oven??




eaning Fully Insured

90472 60076

Expert Deep Cleaning Fantastic Results l Fully Insured

Tel 0151 636 0009 Mob 079360 60076 Computers / IT support


All aspects of electrical work undertaken Unbeatable quality, cost and service


Tel 0151 336 3218


A MONTH! (+ VAT, min booking 3 months)

Driveways / Gardens

Muckaway and Mini Digger Hire

l Muck removed - by self loading 32T grab wagon l Mini digger and dumper hire with or without operator l Decorative gravels/slates & landscaping materials l Top Soil supplied, various grades l Driveways, footings and gardens excavated l Recycled aggregates

Tel 0151 353 8686




DRIVEWAY & PATIO SPECIALISTS l Indian Stone l Block Paving l Fencing l Dropped Kerbs l Streetworks Accredited Contractor l Fully Insured Design Service Available

For an affordable quote please call Steve on

07716 870153 0151 721 0559



l Muck rem l Mini digg l Decorativ l Top Soil s l Driveway l Recycled


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Directory Gardening / Excavation

E A Reed & Sons Ltd

Plant Hire & Groundwork Contractors All aspects of groundworks undertaken including tarmacadam, footings, demolition, driveways, menages, spoil removal, small extensions, fencing works, excavation works undertaken & digger/machinery hire.

0151 677 4306 07774 608674 Email



A MONTH! (+ VAT, min booking 3 months)

Roy Hand Landscape Gardening

l Fencing l Turfing l Hedge cutting l Scarification l Moss and weed killing for lawns l Concrete Imprinting l Patios l Grounds maintenance

Call 0151 336 8507

Andy’s Lawn and Garden Care l Jungle clearance l Hedges cut & lowered l Trees topped & pruned l Stump grinding

Lawn Specialists l Lawn Cutting l Turfing l Driveways l Hedge Cutting l Lawn Treatments l Patios l Fencing

Tel 07973 858252 0151 336 2614


l Lawns scarified l Chippings by request l Tidy-ups l Jet washing

Free Quotes. All waste removed

Tel 01244 376201 07427 630210


Local Experienced Reliable Tradesman

All work considered including, Patio, Re-pointing, Fencing, Decorating, Tiling, Gutter Repairs, and more. Please call for a no obligation quote

0151 336 1481 or 07541 200503

Handyman Services Decorating, Pointing, Roofing Gutter cleaning & repairs Flat pack & all DIY Free quotes No call out charge OAP discounts 0151-538-9108 07837584482

Handyman SOS Time served kitchen and bathroom installer Tiling, painting, plumbing, flatpacking etc All work completed to a very high standard Please call for a free consultation

Nick Sington 0151 336 2614 / 07973 858 252


DAVID ROBERTS Property Maintenance & Handyman


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Directory Garage doors

Kitchen Units



If you are looking to change your garage door, why not let Pennine help choose from a vast range of styles and colour finishes. l Up and over l Sectional doors l Roller doors l Side hinged l All colours l Automatic or manual For free quotation call 0151 336 7136 / 07786 682152


Picture Framing

Parkgate Carpentry & Joinery Est 25 years

All aspects of Joinery, built in funiture, windows, doors, locks and repairs etc. No job too small

Tel 0151 336 7011 Mob 07964 016339 Plastering / Rendering / Tiling

Chris Smith Plastering DIRECTORY

Tel 0151 353 1124 Mobile 07950 366193


Misted up units replaced UPVC doors/windows fitted Hinges, locks & handles repaired All glazing repairs FREE quotes/OAP discount 0151 538 9108 07837 584482

All plastering works undertaken, internal and external Small building work, painting, tiling and carpentry Over 30 years experience Call now for your free quote


Kitchen Door Replacement Specialists Transform your kitchen at a fraction of the cost Over 25 years Experience

01352 761851 07709 303440 Contemporary Kitchens Formerly at Brimstage Hall Planning


Neston Competitive picture framing Framed local views of Wirral & Cheshire - Ideal Gifts 33 High Street Open Thur, Fri,10am-5pm; Sat 10am-4pm Phone 0151 336 8607


Plastering & Tiling

Covering all aspects of interior and exterior 30 Years Experience, Fully Insured

For the perfect finish call Carl 07703 734837 or email

Neston Plastering Services Professional, Friendly, Reliable Service All types of plastering work undertaken:

Internal Damage Repair, Ceilings Re-plastered, Skimming, Dry Lining, Rendering, K Rend

High Quality Finish and Extremely Tidy

Call for a free quote

01928 529293 or 07919 337 545

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Directory Plumbing/Heating/Bathrooms

Tiling And Plumbing Services


Complete Bathroom Installations Baths l Showers l Wetrooms 0151 353 1348 07966 448 606 Prop: Roy Hughes

For all your bathroom needs

GAS l PLUMBING l DRAINAGE LGSC certificates Central Heating Installation Renewable energy & solar Guttering & Drainage Bathroom Suites fitted All Gas Appliances Fitted & Serviced Plumbing Leaks LPG Gas


0800 2321587 Wirral, Chester & N Wales

Plumbing, Heating and Building Services All trades covered - over 25 years experience

l Central Heating Installations l Bathrooms & Wetrooms l Kitchens l Renovations Mob 07804 205 390 Tel 0151 936 0487

M Axon Central Heating & Plumbing Specialists No job too small

RFS Cert Arb & NPTC Qualified Staff Fully Insured Domestic & Commercial

Pruning, Felling, Reducing Dismantling and Clearance Hedge Maintenance Stump Removal Tree Surveys and reports Free Estimates & Advice

0151 336 5847 07825 994 246


l Time Serv l All Work F l We Will Be Like For L

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Gas Safe & IPHE Registered

A friendly and reliable local business Established for over 35 years

0151 336 1965 07747797110

Tree surgeon

Touchwood Tree Surgery

Call Jim on

0151 336 8948 / 07765 865567

Cerami Mosaic Marble Slate Travert

Neston Comp Bathroom Solu

Complete bathrooms supplied, fi from £2,995

For a no obligation quote ple Jim 0776 586 5567 or Colin 015

Water Features



A MONTH! (+ VAT, min booking 3 months)



l Tiling l Plastering l Radiators l Decorating

l All Domestic Plumbing l Bathroom Installations l Service l Repairs l Central Heating FREE l Power Flushing ESTIMATES l Sensible Prices l 24hr Call Out (mob only) l Triton Shower Specialist

TEL 0151 336 6130 55



Specialists in bespoke Extensions, Conservato

• Installations carried out by our o • 75% of our installations com • 10 Year In


Open 7 Days

Tel 0151 343 9876 Registered No 13712

Unit 1, Dindale Road, Croft R

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