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Car clockers sentenced

Car clockers Published: Wednesday, 26th April 2017

Individuals responsible for car clocking offences amounting to more than seven million miles have been sentenced, following action taken by Warrington and Halton Councils.

  • Still time to have your say on alcohol order

    WBC Published: Wednesday, 26th April 2017

    The public consultation over the issue of street drinking in Warrington is nearing an end – but it’s not too late to air your views.

  • Free I.T. workshops

    I.T. workshop Published: Friday, 21st April 2017

    Are you struggling to cope with your PC, laptop, tablet or digital device? Put your mind at rest and come along to one of Warrington Borough Council’s free I.T workshops.

  • ‘Legal highs’ banned from town centre

    WBC logo Published: Thursday, 20th April 2017

    Warrington Borough Council has approved a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) banning New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) - also known as ‘legal highs’ - in the town centre.

  • Twenty nine organisations confirmed for Volunteer Festival

    volunteer festival, count me in Published: Wednesday, 19th April 2017

    Come along to find out more!

  • 92% of children in Warrington offered top primary school choice

    Child Published: Wednesday, 19th April 2017

    The number of children in Warrington offered their first choice of primary school has increased.

  • Two million pound boost for Walton Hall Gardens

    Walton Hall Conservatories Published: Thursday, 13th April 2017

    Warrington’s commitment to culture has been reinforced with a huge lottery grant.

  • Joined up thinking by fostering services

    Published: Thursday, 13th April 2017

    Warrington Borough Council has decided to join three other local authorities to provide a stronger and more efficient fostering service.

  • Funding joy for traffic schemes

    THREE multi-million pound Warrington Borough Council projects to tackle critical congestion points on the highway network have moved closer after receiving a funding boost. Published: Thursday, 13th April 2017

    THREE multi-million pound Warrington Borough Council projects to tackle critical congestion points on the highway network have moved closer after receiving a funding boost.

  • Riding school plan ready for the off

    Walton Hall stables Published: Wednesday, 12th April 2017

    The old riding school at Walton Hall and Gardens is being brought back to life after Warrington Borough Council’s executive board signed off the scheme

  • Warrington up for building awards

    Barrow Hall Published: Tuesday, 11th April 2017

    Warrington Borough Council is in the running for a number of prestigious building excellence gongs.

  • Redwood secures banking licence from regulators

    Lynton and Russ Published: Monday, 10th April 2017

    Redwood Bank, a new UK SME Business bank, has secured a banking licence following approval from the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) and Prudential Regulation Authority (“PRA”).

  • Applications to foster up 155%

    Published: Friday, 7th April 2017

    A Warrington Borough Council recruitment drive has resulted in a huge increase in applications from people committed to becoming foster carers.

  • Mayor to honour local heroes

    Mayor Published: Thursday, 6th April 2017

    The Mayor of Warrington is bringing his year in office to an end in style – by celebrating local people who make a real difference to others.

  • Happy anniversary, Warrington!

    Charter Published: Thursday, 6th April 2017

    Warrington marks the 170th anniversary of the signing of its Borough Charter this week.

  • Imogen voted in as voice of young people

    youth parliament elections Published: Thursday, 6th April 2017

    The young person responsible for representing the views of Warrington's youth has taken the hot-seat.

  • Spring Wedding Fair at Walton Hall

    Spring wedding fair Published: Tuesday, 4th April 2017

    Come along to the Spring Wedding Fair at Walton Hall and Gardens to find out how they can help to create your perfect day.

  • On the trail to a healthier future

    New cut trail Published: Tuesday, 4th April 2017

    Walkers and cyclists in Woolston can look forward to healthy, active futures, thanks to a £46,000 scheme.

  • New life for Brickfields Park

    Brickfields Park Published: Tuesday, 4th April 2017

    There are plenty of healthy, active and fun times ahead for children and families in Orford, thanks to the transformation of Brickfields Park.

  • Have a ball with the Mayor!

    Mayor and Mayoress Published: Thursday, 30th March 2017

    The Mayor and Mayoress of Warrington, Cllr Faisal and Mrs Aleeza Rashid, are inviting everyone to join them for a night to remember.

  • New lease of life for Walton Hall’s century-old riding school

    The old stables Published: Thursday, 30th March 2017

    The long-abandoned riding school space at Walton Hall and Gardens is being brought back to life by Warrington Borough Council.

  • Council up for financial innovation award

    MJ Published: Wednesday, 29th March 2017

    Warrington Borough Council is up for a national award for its innovative financial approach, which is helping to reduce the impact of Government austerity cuts.

  • Council reintroduces one hour of free parking to Lymm

    Published: Friday, 24th March 2017

    After reviewing car parking charges, Warrington Borough Council has reintroduced an hour’s free parking to its Lymm car parks.

  • Warrington Volunteer Festival – Count me in!

    volunteer festival, count me in Published: Thursday, 23rd March 2017

    Warrington’s first ‘Volunteer Festival’ is just around the corner – and local people of all ages are being urged to come along to discover more about the wide variety of opportunities available.

  • Warrington pays tribute to victims of London terror attack

    Silence Published: Thursday, 23rd March 2017

    People of different faiths have united at Warrington Town Hall to show their solidarity in the face of extremism.

  • New partnership in Birchwood is a cut above

    Published: Tuesday, 21st March 2017

    Warrington Borough Council and Birchwood Town Council are joining forces to improve the quality of grass-cutting in Birchwood.

  • Celebrating the vital contribution of social workers

    World Social Work Day Published: Monday, 20th March 2017

    It’s World Social Work Day 2017 (WSWD) on Tuesday 21 March and Warrington Borough Council is taking the opportunity to thank our social workers for the unstinting work they perform, day in, day out.

  • Libraries Group begins work

    Town Hall Published: Friday, 17th March 2017

    The group set up to develop a sustainable future for Warrington’s library service has held its first public meeting.

  • Take action now on salt intake, warns council

    Salt levels Published: Friday, 17th March 2017

    Warrington Borough Council is supporting the campaign to raise awareness of the serious health risks of eating too much salt.

  • Authorities unite for CSE Awareness Day

    child sexual exploitation Published: Thursday, 16th March 2017

    Children will be shown words of comfort, support and advice as local authorities raise their hands to help put a stop to sexual exploitation in the county.