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Give your child the best Start4Life

Start4Life Published: Friday, 16th February 2018

Warrington Borough Council and partners are encouraging new parents and parents-to-be to discover the benefits of breastfeeding.

  • Green waste licences hit 20k mark

    green bin Published: Wednesday, 14th February 2018

    More than 20,000 green waste licences have been sold for this year’s collections.

  • £8.2m highway improvement plans move forward

    Omega - Phase 3 Published: Tuesday, 13th February 2018

    A major highways improvement scheme, which will bring huge benefits to residents, motorists and businesses in west Warrington, is moving ahead.

  • Warrington’s new cultural journey begins

    Culture Published: Monday, 12th February 2018

    Leading figures from the world of arts and culture have come together to begin mapping out Warrington’s cultural future.

  • Fairtrade status renewed

    Fairtrade Published: Friday, 9th February 2018

    The borough’s Fairtrade status has been renewed for another two years thanks to strong community support.

  • Charity honour for leader

    Cllr Terry O'Neill Published: Wednesday, 7th February 2018

    Warrington Borough council leader Terry O’Neill has been appointed as a trustee of the London Marathon Charitable Trust.

  • Funding boost for Centre Park Link project

    Centre Park Link Published: Wednesday, 7th February 2018

    Warrington Borough Council has secured a funding boost of more than £3m towards the Centre Park Link project.

  • Heavy metal fine for unlicensed collector

    Scrap metal prosecution Published: Monday, 5th February 2018

    An unlicensed scrap metal dealer will have to pay nearly £2,000 in fines after he was caught collecting metal unlawfully by Warrington Borough Council.

  • Public’s views over 20-year growth plan considered

    Local Plan Published: Monday, 5th February 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is making good progress in working through the thousands of public representations received over the Local Plan.

  • #BeingOurselves

    Children's Mental Health Week Published: Monday, 5th February 2018

    This Children’s Mental Health Week, we’re encouraging children, young people and adults to celebrate their uniqueness. It’s all about #BeingOurselves

  • Fine for disabled badge misuse

    blue badge Published: Monday, 5th February 2018

    A Stockton Heath woman will have to pay up more than £600 after using her late husband’s disabled parking badge to avoid paying parking charges.

  • CONNECT launches for young people

    CONNECT Published: Friday, 2nd February 2018

    CONNECT – the youth advice service – has officially launched, following major investment in the service.

  • Mayor’s lunch date with hero teenagers

    Mayor’s lunch date with hero teenagers Published: Thursday, 1st February 2018

    Four teenagers who stopped to help a distressed man on a motorway bridge joined the Mayor and Leader for a lunch at the Town Hall today.

  • Warrington ranks highly in 2018 ‘City Healthcheck’

    Published: Tuesday, 30th January 2018

    The Centre for Cities has today published its Cities Outlook report; their annual ‘Healthcheck’ on the UK’s 63 cities.

  • Get ready to Wise Up!

    Published: Tuesday, 30th January 2018

    Warrington schools will celebrate their success in tackling bullying at the ‘Wise Up!’ awards on Wednesday 7 February.

  • Time to Talk Day 2018 – talk wherever you are

    Time to Talk Day Published: Monday, 29th January 2018

    Warrington Borough Council are encouraging people across Warrington to have positive conversations about mental health on Time to Talk Day, Thursday 1 February.

  • Warrington commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day

    Mayor, Les Morgan Published: Monday, 29th January 2018

    Mayor of Warrington, Cllr Les Morgan marks national Holocaust Memorial Day by lighting a solitary candle of remembrance at the town hall on behalf of the citizens of Warrington.

  • South Strollers step it up

    Travel Warrington Published: Friday, 26th January 2018

    A walking group has been set up to get local people to have fun outdoors and help reduce social isolation.

  • Residents snap up green bin licences

    green bin Published: Wednesday, 24th January 2018

    Warrington Borough council’s garden waste licences have already reached the 10,000 mark after fewer than 10 days on sale.

  • Stay warm and well celebration

    Stay well this winter Published: Wednesday, 17th January 2018

    Older residents in Warrington are being encouraged to stay fit, healthy and well during the cold winter months.

  • Chief exec to help shape national libraries picture

    Steven Broomhead Published: Tuesday, 16th January 2018

    Warrington Borough Council’s chief executive has been asked to join the national Libraries Taskforce.

  • Go green for 2018

    Cllr Judith Guthrie and Phil Chadwick at the launch of the subscription service in 2017 Published: Monday, 15th January 2018

    Green waste subscription service is now open! Warrington residents can buy their licences to have their green waste collected by Warrington Borough Council.

  • Warrington vs flu: Hit the target straight on, get a jab not flu this winter

    flu vaccination Published: Friday, 12th January 2018

    Warrington residents are being reminded to be a #flufighter this winter by making sure they have had their flu jab.

  • Man convicted for defrauding council out of more than £2,000

    Published: Wednesday, 10th January 2018

    A Glazebury man has been ordered to pay back thousands of pounds after claiming Council Tax Support money despite having more than £30,000 of savings.

  • Walton Hall is the apple of our eye

    Published: Tuesday, 9th January 2018

    Walton Hall staff are working on a ‘core’ project to make a garden at the Chester Road attraction even more appealing.

  • Council warns over battery blazes

    Wheelie bin fire Published: Tuesday, 9th January 2018

    Warrington Borough Council is warning residents to be careful how they recycle batteries after a battery caused a fire in bin lorry for the second time in a year.

  • Enhance your IT skills

    Laptop Published: Tuesday, 9th January 2018

    Free digital drop-in sessions are launching to provide support and advice to help people get online.

  • Weddings at Walton

    Walton hall Published: Monday, 8th January 2018

    Planning a wedding? Walton Hall is holding an open evening to help you plan your perfect day.

  • New year, new you

    TGC Published: Friday, 5th January 2018

    Warrington women are being encouraged to get 2018 off to an active start, with the return of ‘This Girl Can’. 

  • Ageing well, feeling great!

    neighbourhoods banner Published: Friday, 5th January 2018

    New sessions launching to help people age well and feel great in 2018!