HUGE thanks to students from Mid-Cheshire College, along with tutors and support staff who have have created an amazing grotto for us today!

Luke, our Bentley bus has been turned into a wonderful Christmas winterland. Students and staff  wrapped 300 presents and have created a beautiful home for Santa to start his travels this weekend!

Entry to the grotto is £3 per child and they get a present. This is where you can visit Luke:


  • Saturday 23rd  Santa and the bus will be at the Lifestyle Centre in Winsford as part of the St Luke’s Christmas Fair, with fun for the whole family. Food, stalls, children’s activities and much more. Free entry to the Christmas fair,
  • Friday 29th  The grotto will be taking part in the Winsford Festival, on the High Street from 4pm-7pm.
  •  Saturday 30th  Middlewich Artisan Market & Treasure Hunt, Santa’s Grotto and Brass Bands & Carol Singers from 10am


  • Monday 2nd  From 11am. This is the final week of the Nantwich Health Centre Christmas event, they will be having a Raffle, coffee morning, Christmas cards and gifts selling inside the surgery, bus parked outside the doctors surgery by Marks and Spencer simply food.
  • Friday 6th  4pm-7pm, Sandbach Christmas market and lights switch on, the bus will be located in the town centre on the cobbles, there is also food, stalls, children’s activities and much more.
  • Saturday 7th  9am-2pm, Hartford Victorian Festival, food, stalls, children’s activities and much more. Bus will be parked near to the Hospice shop.
  •  Sunday 15th  12-2pm, Christmas Fair, Crewe Retirement, Brookhouse Drive, Crewe, stalls and entertainment also.
  •  Saturday 21st 9am-2pm, Alsager Farmers Market, stalls and normal farmers market,