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Berisfords Ribbons

Peter Bowers, company managing director, heads up a team of 100 employees based at their Cheshire Mill.

He is joined by fellow directors Andrew Walker, finance; Graham Parker, production; Matthew Roberts, sales; and Fiona Hampton, marketing and design – the first female director at the company in its 155 year history.


Beartown Brewery

Since forming in 1994, the Beartown Brewery has produced a range of quality and distinctive award winning cask conditioned ales and stouts under the watchful eye of Head Brewer, Ian Burns.

“Hops are what Beartown beer is all about” says Ian.


HJ Lea Oakes

H J Lea Oakes is one of the longest established independent animal feed manufacturers in Britain with a history dating back to Swettenham Mill in 1675.

The Lea family began milling feeds to supply the Cheshire farming community.


John R Boone

John R Boone is a leading designer, manufacturer and installer of industrial mixers, blenders and mixing systems.

Our innovative range of mixers, blenders and mixing systems are used worldwide in the production of powders, granules, pastes, liquids and many more applications.

Bearmania is back!

Formed in 2015, a new team has been tasked with the design and production of hundreds of new bears, created by community members and used to promote local companies with Bear related events running all year round which involve the local community and which generates a buzz for the area.

Buy a bear for Bearmania 2016