Cheshire East is the unitary authority and contains a borough status. Located in the ceremonial county of Cheshire the borough was recognised in 2009 and brought about by the unification of Crewe and Nantwich, Congleton, and Macclesfield. The county is known for its historical connections and excellent progress made in the textile mills during the Industrial Revolution. Today the local economy in Cheshire East deals mainly in paper, automobiles and pharmaceuticals.
If you can’t wait to get your Cheshire East car hire to see more of the region, we agree! Tatton Park and Tatton Estate will add delightful stops to your tour. Enjoy a classical concert in the open air theatre or the endearing sheepdog trials at Tatton Park. Tatton Estate is considered the largest landowner in East Cheshire and is home to over 1,000 individuals who work and live in the town of Knutsford. For a quirky twist, drop in at the Snugburys Ice Cream Farm, and you’ll see a giant straw sculpture created by Chris Sadler and his spouse Cheryl. The Peter Rabbit straw sculpture was sadly set ablaze by an arsonist but reerected quickly with overwhelming local support. Stop Hack Green secret bunker which was built in the 1980’s or view the peculiar looking, 16th century Little Moreton Hall. Drop by Mow Cop Castle which is a mere 250 years old or see a host of other locations in your East Cheshire car hire in Nantwich, Macclesfield, Crewe, Knutsford Poynton and all regions of Cheshire East.Before you head out, check how well you’re covered in the event of a breakdown.