Macclesfield Express - - YOUR PICTURES -

●● PIE-LOVERS are in for a treat af­ter a com­pany got plan­ning ap­proval to open a new cafe.

Lord of the Pies is to take over a prime spot on Ch­ester­gate which used to be a gift shop.

It was re­cently given plan­ning per­mis­sion to change the use from re­tail to a cafe.

Lord of the Pies makes tra­di­tional and mod­ern Bri­tish hand­made gourmet pies. It also has a shop in Stock­port.

The com­pany has also ap­plied for a premises li­cence to sell al­co­hol from 12pm to 11pm Mon­day to Thurs­day, 10.30am to 11pm Fri­day and Satur­day, and Sun­day 10.30am to 10.30pm. ●● PLANS have been sub­mit­ted to build a new car park on the As­traZeneca site.

The scheme aims to pro­vide park­ing for 283 cars.

The site in­cludes an area which used to house a staff res­tau­rant, now de­mol­ished.

The rest of the site is green open space.

The scheme also in­cludes five elec­tric car-charg­ing ports. ●● A POP­U­LAR cafe and bar has been awarded a cer­tifi­cate of ex­cel­lence from travel re­view web­site Trip Ad­vi­sor.

The Trea­cle Tap on Sun­der­land Street was given the award, which cel­e­brates ex­cel­lence in hos­pi­tal­ity and is given only to es­tab­lish­ments that con­sis­tently achieve great re­views.

Bron­wyn Ri­ley, owner of the venue, said: “Win­ning the Tri­pAd­vi­sor Cer­tifi­cate of Ex­cel­lence again is a real source of pride for the en­tire team at The Trea­cle Tap, and we’d like to thank all of our guests who took the time to write a re­view on Tri­pAd­vi­sor.

“Our team mem­bers, led by Gareth and Lot­tie, do a fan­tas­tic job of look­ing af­ter the beers, serv­ing sim­ple yet high qual­ity food and giv­ing great cus­tomer ser­vice, and we are de­lighted to have this recog­nised by our cus­tomers.”

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.