With its city walls, the largest Roman Amphitheatre in Britain, the oldest racecourse and a 1000 year old cathedral, along with fantastic shopping in the 700 year old Rows galleries, Chester is the one of the most beautiful places to visit.

Drive Time: 45 minutes (21 miles)


On the banks of the River Dane, Congleton has all the historic architecture, country views and heritage you’d expect of a Cheshire community. 

Drive Time: 30 minutes (20.9 miles)


With a bustling high street filled with restaurants, bars and cafes; Knutsford is a brilliant place to spend the evening. 

Drive Time: 32 minutes (19 miles)


Stroll through the pretty countryside, visit traditional pubs or enjoy nine holes at Mobberley golf club – Mobberly offers the very best of life in Cheshire. 

Drive Time: 32 minutes (19 miles)


The medieval market town of Nantwich is a couple of miles from Alvaston and has a little of everything to catch your fancy. Stroll along the winding streets with timbered buildings and red brick town houses. Shop for trinkets in the boutiques and craft shops. And get a taste for the local produce at the market and in the local pubs and tea rooms. 

Drive Time: 13 minutes (6.5 miles)


Famous for its Saxon Crosses and cobbled market streets, Sandbach has retained a sense of historical significance and community spirit over the years. 

Drive Time: 21 minutes (12.2 miles)