Wrenbury, Cheshire, England
About Wrenbury Village
Wrenbury is a village in the parish of Wrenbury cum Frith, Cheshire, England. It lies on the River Weaver, adjacent to the Llangollen Canal a branch of the Shropshire Union Canal, around 8.5 miles south-west of Crewe, about 5 miles south-west of Nantwich, Cheshire and 5 miles north-east of Whitchurch, Shropshire.
|Above - Wrenbury Primary School, Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Nantwich CW5 8EN - Tel: 01270 780368||Above - Wrenbury - Great War 1914-18 Memorial inset in the front wall of Wrenbury Primary School||Above - Wrenbury - Site of the old Ralph Buckley Free School in the grounds of St Margaret's Church churchyard.|
|Above - Wrenbury - St Margaret's Church - churchyard in spring||Above - Wrenbury Sports and Social Club||Above - Wrenbury - St Margaret's village hall|
Wrenbury cum Frith Council
The parish of Wrenbury cum Frith covers the main village of Wrenbury and a number of small settlements, including: Gaunton's Bank, Pinsley Green, Porter's Hill, Smeaton Wood, Wrenbury Heath and Wrenburywood.
Future Plans for Wrenbury - The redevelopment of Sandfield Court was granted planning permission by Cheshire East on 25 January 2012. 8 no. 2 bed bungalows will replace the existing building.
Annual Events in Wrenbury
Wrenbury is best known locally for its annual scarecrow trail, which was started in 2000. Held the first full weekend in July as part of a Summer Fayre, around a hundred and fifty scarecrows are display along the trail!
Before setting out to attend any event in Wrenbury, we advise contacting the event organisers to confirm the event go-ahead, as late changes may not be reflected on this page in time
Public Information About Wrenbury
Map of Wrenbury - Streetmap.co.uk
Visitor / Tourist Information Centre in Wrenbury
Facilities for tourists include a caravan site near the canal and the Alvechurch Boat Centre, a boat hire company, which operates from Wrenbury Mill, beside Wrenbury Bridge. Wrenbury Mill Marina, ABC Leisure Group Ltd, Wrenbury Mill, Wrenbury, Cheshire CW5 8HG - Tel. 01270 780544
Wrenbury Official Website: Wrenbury Village Website started in 2000 closed in Sept 2011!
Wrenbury Markets - none
WiFi Hot Spots in Wrenbury - Fast Free Wifi at The Dusty Miller - Wifi is available throughout the pub for your laptops or mobile.
Public Toilets in Wrenbury - none
Wrenbury Jobs Centre - none
Post Offices in Wrenbury
The village has a post office and general stores at the Premier Express, Wrenbury Stores & Off Licence, 61 Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Cheshire CW5 8EW - Tel: 01270 780228
There are postboxes around the village.
Telephone Dialing Code for Wrenbury - 01270
Postcodes for Wrenbury - CW5 (8EW - 8EX - 8HG )
Wrenbury Police Stations - none
Wrenbury Library - The mobile library service visits Wrenbury and Wrenbury Heath fortnightly.
Public and Private Museums and Heritage Centres in Wrenbury - none
Public and Private Galleries in Wrenbury - none
Public and Private Gardens and Parks in Wrenbury - none
Visitor Attractions in Wrenbury - Towpath walks along the Llangollen Canal
Wrenbury Nightlife - none
Transport To / From Wrenbury
Railway Stations in Wrenbury
Wrenbury has an unmanned station on the Welsh Marches Railway. "Wrenbury" (WRE), Managed by Arriva Trains Wales (AW) www.ArrivaTrainsWales.co.uk - Wrenbury Railway Station, Station Road, Wrenbury, Nantwich, Cheshire CW5 8EX
Bus Stations / Main Bus Stop in Wrenbury
Taxi Stand / Private Hire Cars in Wrenbury - none
The Cheshire Cycleway runs through the village and the South Cheshire Way long-distance path runs just to the south.
Schools / Colleges in Wrenbury
Wrenbury Primary School, Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Nantwich CW5 8EN - Tel: 01270 780368
Pre-school and Private Tuition in Wrenbury
Wrenbury Pre-School and Out of School Club - "A home from home" - E-mail: email@example.com - Web: WrenburyPreSchool.org.uk
Wrenbury Toddler Group - Meet other parents and toddlers at Wrenbury Village Hall for play, activities, nursery rhymes and crafts - Tea, coffee and snacks - Tuesday from 13.30 to 15.15 at Wrenbury Village Hall - Entrance £1 per head (children under 12 months are free). Tel: 01270 780778
Religious Buildings in Wrenbury
St Margaret's Church - The red sandstone St Margaret's Church, overlooking the village green, dates from the early 16th century.
St Margaret's Church
There is a war memorial stands in the churchyard - pictured above right.
Sports & Outdoor Leisure Facilities and Clubs in Wrenbury
Many local organisations meet at St Margaret's village hall.
Wrenbury's sports facilities include a pavilion, bowling green, tennis courts and football pitches and the Wingate Centre, just outside the village, has a 'GymMark' accredited gymnasium.
Synthetic Multi Use Games Area - Wrenbury Recreation Ground - The Multi Use Games Area is open each day and is available to all members of the community. Open: 09.00 to 22.00 with floodlights on from dusk to 22.00.
The lighting is controlled by time switches. Bookings can be made for regular organised groups by contacting the tenant at the Pavilion on 01270 781026 - The trustees will request a donation for regular bookings.
Wrenbury Bowling Club - Bowling Green, Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Cheshire
Wrenbury Tennis Club - The Multi Use Games Area Court - Reserved for Wrenbury Tennis Club on Thursdays from 19.30
Wrenbury Tennis Club - Stephen Page, Chairman
Golf Clubs near Wrenbury
Leisure Clubs and Societies in Wrenbury
Theatres and Cinemas in Wrenbury - none
Hotels and Motels in Wrenbury - none
Guest Houses or Bed & Breakfast in Wrenbury - none
Cafes and Restaurants in Wrenbury - none
Pubs and Clubs in Wrenbury
The village has two public houses:
The Cotton Arms, Cholmondeley Road, Wrenbury CW5 8HG - 01270 780537 - Named for the Cotton family, is near the canal.
The Dusty Miller, Cholmondeley Road, Wrenbury, occupies a 19th-century corn mill by the Llangollen Canal at Wrenbury (lift) Bridge, and is listed in The Good Pub Guide.
Take-Aways in Wrenbury - none
Hospitals in Wrenbury - none
Wrenbury Doctors Surgeries - Wrenbury Medical Centre, Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Nantwich, Cheshire CW5 8EW - Telephone 01270 780210 - The surgery is open from: Monday to Friday 08:00 - 18:30 - The surgery is closed weekends and Bank Holidays - Out of Hours: Telephone the surgery number (01270 780210) and you will be put through automatically to the out of hours service. In-house dispensary for registered patients.
Dentists in Wrenbury - none
Chemists in Wrenbury - none
Opticians in Wrenbury - none
Wrenbury Nursing Homes - none
Vetanarians in Wrenbury - none
Wrenbury Kennels / Catteries - none
Shop Locally in Wrenbury - When you shop in Wrenbury, you lower your carbon footprint with shorter journeys, protecting local jobs and help the local economy to grow.
Retail Parks / Shopping Centres in Wrenbury - none
Wrenbury High Street Shops
Premier Express, Wrenbury Stores & Off Licence, 61 Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Cheshire CW5 8EW - Tel: 01270 780228
A well stocked village shop and off licence with hot pies and pasties etc at lunch time!
Barbers in Wrenbury - none
Hairdressers in Wrenbury - Only a mobile ladies hairdresser in the Wrenbury area: "Care For Hair" Tel: 07812 707339
Banks and Cashpoints / ATM in Wrenbury
There is a Cashpoint / ATM in Wrenbury in the Premier Express, Wrenbury Stores & Off Licence, 61 Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Cheshire CW5 8EW - Tel: 01270 780228
Wrenbury Estate Agents - none
Garages / Petrol Stations in Wrenbury
No Petrol Stations!
Bodycraft - Accident repair specialists - Tel: 01270 780570
Supermarkets in Wrenbury
Premier Express, Wrenbury Stores & Off Licence, 61 Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Cheshire CW5 8EW
Tel: 01270 780228
Businesses in Wrenbury
Complete Health, Nantwich Road, Wrenbury, Cheshire CW5 8EW
Tubby Townsend's Free Range Eggs - Tel: 01948 890209 / 01270 780570
Fairview Park Homes, Wrenbury, Cheshire - Mobile home park - Tel: 01270 781287
A P Glassford & A G Stones, Smeaton Hall Farm, Church Road, Wrenbury - Proud to be supplying milk as part of the TESCO Sustainable Dairy Group.
Wrenbury Business Park
Chris Graham Cars
Intertek (UK) Ltd
James Gorse Motors - MoT Centre and General Service Garage - Tel: 01270 780000
Marcus Brook Ltd, Mini Specialist - Tel: 01270 780078 - Web: www.MarcusBrookLtd.co.uk
If you have any information about Wrenbury that does not appear on this website page or any corrections please contact us.