An Outstanding Day out in Cheshire
Lion Salt Works
Now open to the public after a £10m restoration and voted the UKs best heritage project ....
Warblers and Waders
23rd Apr 2017
Renowned ecologist Jeff Clarke is at it again ....
Exhibition: Digital Daydream Believer
ArtWork Studios & Gallery
1st Jan 2017 - 31st Mar 2017
Exhibition of surreal digital art by outsider artist George Sumner ....
Northwich Artisan Market
8th Apr 2017
Over 80 of the very finest food, drink, art & craft stall holders....
Wellbeing through Nature
Northwich Memorial Court
26th Jan 2017 - 30th Mar 2017
Cheshire Wildlife Trust's go out to local nature reserves to take part in practical conservation tasks ...
Marbury Hall History Walk
Marbury Country Park
15th Apr 2017
Take a short walk around the area of Marbury Country Park where the great Marbury Hall once stood ....
Welcome to The Lion Salt Works
The Lion Salt Works is now open to the public
Getting to The Lion Salt Works
The Lion Salt Works, after a £10m restoration, will re-open from Friday 5 June 2015 ....
The Lion Salt Works is at Marston near Northwich, Cheshire.
If you are travelling by car, it is 3 miles from the A556 at Lostock. It is 5.7 miles from the M56 at Stretton near Warrington.
The Salt Works is just over a mile from Northwich Railway Station and will take about 25 minutes to walk.
If you choose to go by taxi, the journey is just over a mile from Northwich Railway Station and will take about 5 minutes under normal traffic conditions. From Hartford Railway Station it is 3.7 miles and will take about 15 minutes.
Northwich Railway Station is on the Mid Cheshire Line - a scenic route from Chester to Manchester via Knutsford, Altrincham and Stockport. Northern Rail operates this service.
From London and the South East take a Virgin Trains service to Stockport and change for Northwich.
From Birmingham and the West Midlands take a Virgin Trains service to Crewe, connect with a service to Chester then change for Northwich. If you are using a taxi from the station to the Salt Works consider changing at Crewe and taking the direct London Midland service to Hartford.
From Sheffield and South Yorkshire take a service to Stockport and change for Northwich.
From West Wales and Shrewsbury take the Arriva Trains Wales Manchester service and change at Stockport. If you are using a taxi from the station to the Salt Works consider changing at Crewe and travelling to Hartford.
From North Wales take a Virgin Trains or Arriva Trains Wales service to Chester and change for Northwich.
From Liverpool John Lennon Airport, which is served by Liverpool South Parkway Railway Station, take the East Midlands Trains Norwich service and change at Stockport. If you are using a taxi from the station to the Salt Works consider taking the direct London Midland service to Hartford.