Cost of dealing with waste in Halton adds up to £7m

SOME £7 million was spent by Halton Council dealing with waste, according to figures released by the local authority. They reveal a soaring quantity of items which have...

Bobbie takes home silver in big golf tournament

A WIDNES man put on a distinctly above par performance to get a silver medal in a world disability golf tournament. Bobbie Wright, aged 23, came second and...

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November 13th, 2018 In a first of its kind, 22 public library authorities across the region will be promoting one book during November. Sharon Bolton’s “The Craftsman” is a...

Widnes planning applications submitted to Halton Council

MR C Knowles has applied for permission to build a single storey extension at the rear of his home at 1 Mond Road, Widnes. He has no...

Historic bell restored as railway bridge is renovated

October 10th, 2018 An historic bell which sat on top of Runcorn’s iconic railway bridge has been restored by Network Rail and put on display at The Brindley...

Santa’s Christmas party

November 2nd, 2018 Santa’s Christmas Party – the show where every child receives a present from Santa, is coming to Halton Borough Council’s Brindley Theatre, Runcorn from Friday...

How about (Tchai)kovsky-ing ballet? Come and see Swan Lake

Aug 28, 2018 Have you ever seen ballet? Well now is the time as the greatest of all romantic ballets is coming to Halton Borough Council’s  Brindley Theatre,...

Elderly residents in from the cold in new scheme

Halton Borough Council has partnered with Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service to offer affordable warmth information to Halton residents as part of its ‘Safe and Well’ scheme. Safe...

Plans to house Asylum Seekers in old care home on Wilmere Lane scrapped

Serco have announced they will no longer be continuing with controversial plans to house asylum speakers in an old care home on Wilmere Lane in Widnes.  The...

Accountancy firm gets Autism Together audit

North West charity Autism Together has appointed Liverpool accountancy firm Mitchell Charlesworth – which has an office in Widnes - as its auditors and to provide support...

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