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Where does the name 'Sandbach' come from?

Known as Sanbec in 1086, and Sondbache in 1260, Sandbach derives its name from the Anglo-Saxon...

Sandbach History - St Mary's Church

The Domesday Book (c. 1086) records the presence of a priest and a church on the site of t...

HMS Vimiera - Sandbach Remembers VE Day

Vimiera was chosen for conversion to an escort destroyer (WAIR) with an enhanced anti...

Who Remembers The Palace In Sandbach?

The Palace Cinema was opened in June 1929, though it had been designed in a much earlier style. It w...

Sandbach Services- Trivia

Space was made for Sandbach when the M6 opened in 1963, but it would be another 12 years before it w...

The Old Hall

The History of Sandbach

Known as Sanbec in 1086, Sondbache (also Sondebache) in 1260, and Sandbitch in the 17th–18th centuri...