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Warrington unites for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Published: Friday, 15th June 2018

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is being championed today (June 15) by Warrington Borough Council and the Warrington Safeguarding Adults Board.

  • Fine for disabled badge misuse

    Blue badge Published: Thursday, 14th June 2018

    Magistrates have told a Whitecross man he will have to pay £170 after he improperly used a disabled parking badge.

  • Celebrating those who care

    Councillor Pat Wright Published: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

    11- 17 June is Carer’s Week and Warrington Borough Council, Warrington Clinical Commissioning Group, in partnership with Wired Adults and Young Carers’ Service, is celebrating the unseen work that car

  • Bewsey and Dallam transformation continues

    Bewsey Dallam regeneration Published: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

    The next phase of work to rejuvenate Bewsey and Dallam is officially under way.

  • A Golden Anniversary at Civic Service

    Mayor Published: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

    A 50-year friendship will be celebrated at this year’s annual Civic Sunday Service.

  • Take control and reduce the pressure

    Wellpoint Health Kiosk Published: Tuesday, 5th June 2018

    More than 23,000 people in Warrington have high blood pressure and don't know it.

  • Pedal to the medal

    Pictured with the award (right) is Warrington Borough Council’s school travel adviser Lesley Paterson Published: Monday, 4th June 2018

    Warrington Borough Council has won the Local Authority of the Year category at the first Bikeability Awards launched by the Bikeability Trust.

  • Book your seat for Walking Day

    Walking Day Published: Monday, 4th June 2018

    Booking is now open for seating outside the Town Hall gates for Walking Day 2018.

  • Former Mayor raises money for charities

    Cllr Les Morgan with representatives from Warrington MS Society, Warrington Foodbank, Warrington Street Pastors and PAPYRUS. Published: Tuesday, 29th May 2018

    The former Mayor of Warrington is aiding local charities with around £15,000 after fundraising efforts.

  • Praise for an ‘unforgettable’ weekend

    Neighbourhood Weekender Published: Tuesday, 29th May 2018

    Warrington’s cultural lead has praised everyone who helped make the Neighbourhood Weekender such a success.

  • Council clawback success

    Blue badge misuse crackdown Published: Friday, 25th May 2018

    Warrington Borough Council has clawed back more than a quarter of a million pounds of taxpayers money, thanks to the success of a new action plan.

  • Enhance your IT skills

    neighbourhoods banner Published: Thursday, 24th May 2018

    Would you like to get online or just improve your IT skills?

  • Cllr Mundry takes civic reins

    Councillor Karen Mundry, Mayor of Warrington Published: Tuesday, 22nd May 2018

    Warrington’s new Mayor is pledging to make children her priority this year.

  • #VolFest back by popular demand

    VolFest Published: Monday, 21st May 2018

    After last year’s success, Warrington’s ‘Volunteer Festival’ returns and local people of all ages are being urged to come along and discover how they can make a difference.

  • Curfew for false Council Tax Support claim

    Published: Monday, 21st May 2018

    An Orford woman has been sentenced to a 16-week curfew after fraudulently claiming more than £1,600 in Council Tax Support payments.

  • Driver misused blue badge

    Published: Monday, 21st May 2018

    A Widnes driver has been ordered to pay £290 after she parked using someone else’s disabled blue badge in Warrington.

  • Get community-active

    Tony Higgins Published: Tuesday, 15th May 2018

    Stockton Heath residents are being invited to find out more about how they can get involved in a range of community activities.

  • Dementia Action Week in Warrington

    Published: Monday, 14th May 2018

    National Dementia Action Week is approaching and Warrington is joining in to raise awareness of the condition and help build a dementia-friendly borough.

  • Are we coping?

    mental health awareness week Published: Monday, 14th May 2018

    Overcoming stress will be the focus this week as Mental Health Awareness Week takes place in Warrington.

  • Find out more about £13m Birchwood road plans

    Warrington East Published: Thursday, 10th May 2018

    Local residents, businesses, motorists and cyclists are being invited to find out more about the £13m plans to improve traffic flow in east Warrington.

  • Foster Care Fortnight – #ProudtoFoster

    Kirsty - Warrington foster carer Published: Thursday, 10th May 2018

    Warrington Borough Council’s youngest new foster carer shares her story to celebrate Foster Care Fortnight 2018.

  • Plans explored for new Risley Moss tower

    Parks and openspaces Published: Wednesday, 9th May 2018

    Exploration work over a new observation tower for Risley Moss in Birchwood is continuing.

  • Compensation order after trading standards probe

    Published: Wednesday, 2nd May 2018

    A trader from Orford has been ordered to pay £1,350 in compensation after failing to deliver goods to customers.

  • New Start offers a hand-up

    One of the bedrooms at New Start Published: Tuesday, 1st May 2018

    Many more homeless people in Warrington will be getting the help they need thanks to a new facility provided by Warrington Borough Council which opens this week.

  • New plan is a breath of fresh air

    Air quality Published: Monday, 30th April 2018

    Warrington Borough Council’s five-year plan to improve air quality in the borough is officially under way.

  • Fraudulent blue badge users prosecuted

    blue badge Published: Thursday, 26th April 2018

    Warrington Borough Council has reinforced its zero tolerance stance on blue badge misuse with a string of new prosecutions.

  • Plans approved for new Warrington Youth Zone

    Warrington Youth Zone Published: Thursday, 26th April 2018

    Proposals for the development of a new £6.5million OnSide Youth Zone, supporting thousands of young people across Warrington, have moved a step closer as a planning application has been approved by Warrington Borough Council.

  • Students mucking in by mucking out

    Councillor Tony Higgins with Lenny the donkey, together with Imogen McKeown and Rachel Parker Published: Tuesday, 24th April 2018

    Walton Hall and Gardens welcomed some new helpers as college students pitched in to help at the children’s zoo.

  • Disrespect NoBody

    disrespect nobody Published: Tuesday, 24th April 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is supporting the Home Office campaign ‘Disrespect NoBody’, which encourages young people to know the signs of a unhealthy relationship.

  • Warrington celebrates Care Home Open Day

    Birch Court, care home Published: Monday, 23rd April 2018

    Care homes across Warrington opened their doors to the public for Care Home Open Day 2018.