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Avian flu warning

Hens Published: Thursday, 8th December 2016

Warrington residents who keep poultry or other captive birds are being urged to take steps to protect against avian flu.

  • New Hub to ‘speak up’ for local people

    Warrington Advocacy Hub Published: Wednesday, 7th December 2016

    Warrington Borough Council has launched an exciting new service which will make sure that people with care and support needs have a voice.

  • Winter Wonderland sparkles again at Walton Hall

    Published: Wednesday, 7th December 2016

    Father Christmas is on his way to Walton Hall and Gardens once more to launch this year’s magical Winter Wonderland.

  • Winter is coming…

    Gritting service Published: Tuesday, 6th December 2016

    …in fact, it looks like it started a bit early – but rest assured Warrington Borough Council is well prepared for the cold weather.

  • Freedom of Warrington for Roger Hunt

    Roger Hunt Published: Tuesday, 6th December 2016

    Warrington has bestowed its highest honour on football hero Roger Hunt MBE.

  • Funding boost for vital road improvement scheme

    Develop Warrington Published: Monday, 5th December 2016

    Warrington Borough Council has won a £3 million funding bid for work to improve Junction 8 of the M62.

  • Stay safe this Christmas campaign launched at Youth Cafe

    Stay safe campaign Published: Monday, 5th December 2016

    Young people are being urged to take steps to make sure they are safe while out celebrating during the festive season.

  • Funding success

    Published: Tuesday, 29th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council is one of only 12 authorities in the country to have secured development funding from the Government’s Local Major Transport Scheme Fund.

  • Table tops up toy fund

    Ian Newhouse and Steve Liput from Lymm Round Table met Deputy Mayor Cllr Les Morgan and Diane White from the Neighbourhoods team to hand over the cheque which will be used to buy toys, books and pyjamas for local children. Published: Monday, 28th November 2016

    Lymm Round Table has donated £500 to the Warrington Borough Council Christmas toy appeal.

  • Charity Christmas party

    Invitation to the Mayor's Christmas Party Published: Monday, 28th November 2016

    The Mayor of Warrington invites you to join in some festive fun.

  • Safe winter event

    Published: Friday, 25th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council is inviting residents to come along to a free event to be held at Grappenhall Ex-Servicemen’s Club on Thursday 8 December from noon to 3pm.

  • Have your say on town centre safety plans

    Published: Thursday, 24th November 2016

    New plans are being put forward to tackle the problem of Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS), also known as legal highs, and make Warrington town centre safer.

  • Mayor’s festive invitation to town’s vulnerable residents

    Published: Thursday, 24th November 2016

    Do you know someone in your community who is lonely, vulnerable or without friends or family?

  • Mayor’s fundraising success

    Mayor Rashid Published: Wednesday, 23rd November 2016

    As Warrington Mayor Cllr Faisal Rashid celebrates his first six months in post he is proud to announce the Mayor’s Charity fund has raised nearly £40,000 and on track to raise more than £50k.

  • Wired event to make sure carers know their rights

    Carers Published: Tuesday, 22nd November 2016

    It’s Carers Rights Day on Friday 25 November and Warrington Borough Council is eager to ensure that all our carer residents are aware of their rights and know where to get advice and support from.

  • Shining a light on domestic abuse

    Published: Monday, 21st November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council is backing a campaign to highlight the extent of domestic abuse in the borough – with more than 1,600 cases reported to Warrington police last year alone.

  • HIV testing week in Warrington

    Published: Friday, 18th November 2016

    National HIV Testing Week kicks off in Warrington next week, offering a chance for local people to get a fast, free and confidential HIV test across the town.

  • Calling all amazing acts – win £1,000!

    Warrington's Got Talent Published: Friday, 18th November 2016

    Whether you’re eight or eighty – if you’ve got a talent that will wow Warrington, then a ‘grand’ prize could be in store for you.

  • Council backs Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week

    Published: Friday, 18th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council is urging local people to guard against a ‘silent killer’.

  • Have your say about short breaks for disabled children

    Published: Friday, 18th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council and Warrington’s Parent and Carers Forum are working together to review our ‘short breaks’ offer for disabled children and young people.

  • Dangerous dolls prosecution

    Dangerous dolls Published: Wednesday, 16th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council is warning shoppers and retailers to be careful after officers found dolls containing high levels of chemicals on sale.

  • HS2 route offers 'no gain' to Warrington

    HS2 rail Published: Tuesday, 15th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council has expressed its disappointment that the latest proposal for the HS2 rail link bypasses Warrington.

  • Work begins on Woolston’s woodland wonderland

    Lime Tree Play Area Published: Tuesday, 15th November 2016

    Work is getting under way on a new, woodland-themed playground in Woolston.

  • Tweetathon gives you an insight into #OurDay

    #OurDay Published: Monday, 14th November 2016

    From collecting waste to pest control, and social work to trading standards, the hundreds of vital services delivered by local councils will be brought to life in 140 characters for #OurDay.

  • Warning over bogus armed forces charities

    Published: Thursday, 10th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council’s public protection team is warning generous people who want to support the armed forces not to get duped by bogus charities.

  • Be protected against flu this winter

    Stay Well This Winter Published: Thursday, 10th November 2016

    Warrington Borough Council’s public health team is urging all eligible residents to get their flu vaccination as soon as possible.

  • Get to know your units

    Published: Thursday, 10th November 2016

    Do you know what 14 units of alcohol actually is?

  • Warrington remembers

    Remembrance Sunday Published: Thursday, 10th November 2016

    Those who have fallen in war will be remembered in Warrington as part of this year’s Annual Service of Remembrance and Armistice Day commemorations.

  • Rogue traders sentenced

    Published: Wednesday, 9th November 2016

    A rogue trader has been handed a six-month jail sentence, suspended for two years, following a joint investigation by the trading standards services of Halton and Warrington Borough Councils.

  • Keep safe in cold snap

    Published: Tuesday, 8th November 2016

    The Met Office has issued a Level Two cold weather alert across the region and Warrington Borough Council is reminding people to look out for vulnerable neighbours and family and to take care when out