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Introducing the new Mayor and Mayoress of Halton

Introducing the new Mayor and Mayoress of Halton

Welcome to Halton's Mayor and Mayoress of Halton for 2024-25 , Cllr Kevan Wainwright and Mrs Andrea Wainwright. Cllr Kevan Wainwright was born in Widnes and lives in the area,. He was first elected to represent the Hough Green Ward in 1998. He is a keen rugby fan of...

Halton 50 Festival – June 8 & 9

Halton 50 Festival – June 8 & 9

The Halton 50 Festival is just two weeks away at Runcorn Hill Park on Saturday and Sunday, 8 and 9 June, held to celebrate Halton' s Golden Jubilee. The Festival takes place 10am-5pm both days.   There will be free parking at the SOG offices (Heath Business Park)...

WARNING – Suspicious callers in Runcorn

WARNING – Suspicious callers in Runcorn

Halton Trading Standards are warning residents about individuals who are cold calling in the Runcorn area claiming to be from Riverside Housing. The individuals are offering to carry out emergency repairs on properties and say that they need cash before they start....

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Temporary closure of canal towpath and footbridge

Temporary closure of canal towpath and footbridge

The Bridgewater Canal Towpath and footbridge at the Brindley Theatre will be closed for a short time on Friday (May 10th). The Council has been carrying out improvement works to this section of the canal tow path, and this work will be completed on Friday when the...

WARNING – Suspicious callers in Runcorn

WARNING – Suspicious callers in Runcorn

Halton Trading Standards are warning residents about individuals who are cold calling in the Runcorn area claiming to be from Riverside Housing. The individuals are offering to carry out emergency repairs on properties and say that they need cash before they start....

Silver Jubilee Bridge

Silver Jubilee Bridge

The Silver Jubilee Bridge is currently closed to traffic travelling from Widnes to Runcorn  – traffic management has been removed to allow northbound traffic (Runcorn to Widnes) to flow freely. Vehicles travelling from Widnes to Runcorn should use the Mersey Gateway...

Part-closure on Dundalk Road

Part-closure on Dundalk Road

A section of Dundalk Road in Widnes, from the Hale Road junction to Barkla Fields, will be closed on Saturday 9th March for emergency surfacing work.  Advance noticeboards are in place.  

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