New bypass for Warrington still on the cards
Transport bosses still intend to explore the possibility of building a new bypass over Bridge Foot to tackle congestion.
Cycling Superhighway project overcomes hurdle
A major 10-year transport project which includes a cycle ‘superhighway’ and road improvements in Runcorn has cleared a vital hurdle.
Rats run riot in Warrington
A programme has been established to resolve a rat problem which is making the lives of nearby residents a misery.
Warrington hospital visiting scaled back
A rise in coronavirus cases has seen visiting restrictions reimposed at Warrington Hospital.
Widnes pub closed forever by police
A pub in Widnes has been closed down indefinitely by police.
Entire year sent home from Warrington school
A whole year group in a Warrington high school has been sent home to self-isolate following a small number of positive coronavirus tests.
Plans for homes on top of M62 submitted
New plans to build 27 homes on farmland bordering the M62 have been revealed.
Government announces more support for Covid in Halton
More support for surge testing, tracing, isolation and maximising vaccine uptake will be deployed in Halton, the Government has announced.