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Phase 3 of Birchwood highway improvements under way

Birchwood Way Published: Thursday, 13th December 2018

Work has started on the latest phase of the £9.5m highways improvement works in east Warrington.

  • Have your say on Central Warrington’s future

    Masterplan Published: Monday, 10th December 2018

    Hundreds of people have already had their say on building a thriving future for Central Warrington – and there’s still time for you to get involved.

  • Have your say on schools admissions

    Have your say Published: Tuesday, 4th December 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is encouraging parents to have their say on proposed changes to the schools admissions arrangements.

  • Market programme is a Christmas cracker

    Christmas at Warrington Market Published: Thursday, 29th November 2018

    Warrington Market is launching a programme of free Festive Fun.

  • Early re-opening for Birchwood Way

    WBC logo Published: Friday, 23rd November 2018

    There’s good news for east Warrington motorists, with the Birchwood Way westbound closure set to be removed early.

  • Council awarded White Ribbon status

    Cllr Pat Wright, White Ribbon Published: Monday, 19th November 2018

    Campaign accreditation for the Council and its partners in support of ending domestic violence.

  • Bring and Buy Market is a success

    Warrington Market, Children in Need Published: Monday, 19th November 2018

    Council employees, market traders and nurseries across the town joined forces to support this year’s BBC Children in Need appeal with a big Bring and Buy sale and Toy Appeal at Warrington Market.

  • Recycling centre improvements complete

    WBC logo Published: Monday, 19th November 2018

    Woolston Community Recycling Centre is set to re-open to the public, following the completion of major improvement works.

  • Fly-tipper caught on camera

    flytipping CCTV Published: Wednesday, 14th November 2018

    Successful prosecution after fly-tipper was caught on community centre CCTV.

  • Have your say on Warrington’s autism strategy

    WBC logo Published: Tuesday, 13th November 2018

    Warrington people are being asked to share their views on the Council’s plans to improve the support available for children and adults with autism.

  • Get ready for this year's last green bin collection

    Green bin Published: Monday, 12th November 2018

    Warrington residents subscribed to the garden waste service should make sure they put their green bins out for the final collection day of 2018.

  • Work paves way to Centre Park Link scheme

    Develop Warrington Published: Monday, 12th November 2018

    The first piece of the jigsaw is being put in place for a major infrastructure scheme in Warrington.

  • Help us build Central Warrington’s future

    Masterplan Published: Thursday, 8th November 2018

    Local people are being invited to help shape the future for communities living in and around Central Warrington.

  • Illegal scrap metal dealer fined

    WBC logo Published: Thursday, 8th November 2018

    A Warrington man has been prosecuted for illegal scrap metal dealing.

  • Work continues on Local Plan

    Local Plan Published: Tuesday, 6th November 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is continuing to work on the delivery of its draft Local Plan, which will set out the proposed approach to meeting the Borough’s need for homes, jobs and infrastructure.

  • Remembrance Service road closures

    Poppies Published: Monday, 5th November 2018

    The Remembrance Sunday service at the Cenotaph, Bridge Foot, has special significance this year, as it falls on the centenary of the end of the First World War.

  • Bewsey and Dallam transformation complete

    Grey to Green Published: Friday, 2nd November 2018

    The final phase of improvements to rejuvenate Bewsey and Dallam has been officially completed.

  • Car storage site injunction confirmed

    Logo Published: Thursday, 1st November 2018

    Warrington Borough Council has successfully obtained a final injunction to protect land in Lymm from unlawful use.

  • Bad landlords beware

    Published: Wednesday, 31st October 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is reminding landlords that if they don’t keep their properties clean, safe and in good condition – action will be taken against them.

  • Are you ready for winter?

    Flu campaign Published: Wednesday, 31st October 2018

    People with long-term health conditions are being urged to get their free flu jab.

  • Remembrance ceremony marks centenary

    Published: Tuesday, 30th October 2018

    Warrington will honour those who have fallen in war, at a Remembrance Sunday ceremony marking a significant milestone for the UK.

  • Councils launch regional scheme to boost fostering

    fostering Published: Tuesday, 30th October 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is teaming up with partner councils to launch a new fostering service

  • Warrington’s war stories to be told

    Not Too Tame Published: Monday, 29th October 2018

    The tales of Warrington people affected by the Great War are about to be shared through a unique, theatrical experience.

  • Take me back to dear old Blighty

    Cllr Dan Price, Blighty Club Published: Tuesday, 23rd October 2018

    Warrington needs YOU to help commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War, in a special project made possible by a grant of £10,000 from Heritage Lottery Fund.

  • Last chance to have your say on Warrington’s nightlife

    SH Published: Friday, 19th October 2018

    Time is running out for you to share your views on how we can make Warrington’s nightlife better for all.

  • “Wolfie” and “Sharky” face to face to warn of dangers of loan sharks.

    Loan sharks Published: Thursday, 18th October 2018

    A special illegal money lending awareness event has taken place in Warrington town centre.

  • Film season comes to an end

    Hobson Published: Thursday, 11th October 2018

    The final film in the ‘Film Up North’ season, Hobson’s Choice, will be showing at Warrington Town Hall on 12 October.

  • A bright future for Stockton Heath Library

    SH Published: Thursday, 11th October 2018

    Local people are being invited to find out more about the exciting plans for Stockton Heath Library.

  • Warrington leads the way on day scientists issue final warning on climate change

    Swindon Solar Park Published: Wednesday, 10th October 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is set to become the first local authority in the country to have its electricity needs met entirely by solar power.

  • Young people and mental health

    in your corner Published: Wednesday, 10th October 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is supporting World Mental Health Day to encourage young people to start a conversation about mental health.