Two people and cat evacuated after chip shop fire in Appleton Village

Firefighters attended to a chip shop fire at Appleton Village in Widnes. Wearing four breathing apparatus, a covering jet was used to extinguish...

General Election 2019: Here are all the constituencies in Cheshire and where they cover

Cheshire is going to be a key battleground for this General Election with several seats having an intriguing past and could have the eyes of...

SILVER JUBILEE BRIDGE

Temporary closures of the footpath crossing the Silver Jubilee Bridge are due to finish soon. When that happens, pedestrians and cyclists will be able to...

Hillsborough match commander Duckenfield ‘a target of blame’

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield has been a "target of blame", his trial has heard. Benjamin Myers QC, defending, told the jury...

Everything you need to know about the televised election debates

THE first televised debate of the General Election campaign will take place tonight, Tuesday between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

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...

Mersey Gateway toll protesters to lobby council meeting

PROTESTERS campaigning to get the Mersey Gateway tolls scrapped are to demonstrate at Runcorn Town Hall today (Wednesday, April 18). This follows a landmark ruling by the Traffic...

Time close to get your say at ballot box

HALTON goes to the polls on Thursday May 3 in the local council elections, but please note that not all wards have an election. There will be no...

Liverpool Combined Authority approves £25m funding to boost Key Route Network

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has approved a package of £25m funding to support 15 highway schemes that will make improvements to the city region’s Key...

£14m housing development in Widnes gets green light

Russell Homes and Halton Housing have secured planning permission for the £14m development of 118 new homes in Widnes. The mixed-tenure scheme will see the regeneration of a...

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