Well thats a surprise… Mersey Gateway have decided to find themselves a new Chief...

After leading the Mersey Gateway Project through its first successful six months of operation, Chief Executive Paul Fenwick will leave the Mersey Gateway Crossings Board (MGCB) to...

New Halton Boundary is being drawn up – Have your say

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking local people for their help to draw up a new pattern of council wards for Halton Borough...

Hydrogen trains to be developed in Widnes

TRAIN company Alstom is to bring work on its hydrogen technologytrains to its multi-million pound facility in Widnes. The company is working in partnership with Eversholt Rail to...

Alstom submits plan for giant facility in Widnes

RAIL giant Alstom UK has applied for permission to build a 560,000 sq ft transport and technology facility at HBC Field at Halebank in Widnes. If approved, the...

Mersey Gateway tolls illegal?

Mersey Gateway tolls illegal? Halton Appeal Decision imminent… It is expected that a decision will be made following a review by the adjudicators yesterday. It will be interesting...

Pair of Widnes nurseries is sold

Playmates Nurseries Ltd, a pair of children’s day nurseries in Widnes, have been sold to expanding national operator Storal Learning Ltd, for an undisclosed fee. Specialist business property...

Widnes Market to get new roof at a cost of £960,000

The roof of Widnes Market is to be replaced, but it will remain open during the proposed five-month revamp. Cunard Construction is carrying out the £960,000 contract as...

Metro mayor Rotheram visits Hayloft to urge other rural firms to bid for cash

Liverpool metro mayor Steve Rotheram used as visit to a Widnes farm attraction as a platform from which to urge other rural businesses to apply for European...

£60m will fund building of 1,000 homes

Halton Housing is to build 1,000 new homes after securing a £60m tailored funding package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking. The housing association headquartered in Warrington Road Widnes...

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...

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