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General Election: Tell us what matters most in Runcorn and Widnes ahead of the big vote

The General Election 2015 takes place on May 7 and we want you to help us draw up a manifesto for Merseyside

Nearly 300 Halton homeowners on property ladder through Government scheme

A total of 295 Help To Buy deals have been made in Halton since it was established in 2013. PIC: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire
Help To Buy scheme helps 295 people

Halton young people urge MPs to vote in favour of standardised cigarette

Young people from Halton are urging MPs to vote in favour of standardised tobacco packs to protect children. Picture shows Thomas Norris and Natasha Clieve.
Vote on issue due in Westminster

Drunk thug from Runcorn jailed for pushing policewoman onto railway lines

British Transport Police officer was knocked unconscious during struggle with Kevin Phythian, 32

Duo charged with Widnes aggravated burglary after alleged baseball bat assault

Arley Drive in Hough Green, Widnes.
Officers called to Arley Drive in Hough Green

Deadline extended for firms to comment on Runcorn business improvement district plans

Church Street is among the areas targeted for the creation of a business improvement district in Runcorn.
Agency reports 'enthusiastic responses' following scheme launch
Norton Priory's walled garden in Runcorn

Runcorn's Norton Priory to open Walled Garden a month to kick off site's 900th birthday

Half-price entry and extended opening hours all year for monastic site's garden

Conference held to embrace diversity in Halton

Cheshire Police held a conference on February 25 to embrace the diverse communities of Cheshire. The event was opened by Police and Crime Commissioner John Dwyer and was part of the Working Together campaign.
Cheshire police hosts event

General Election: Tell us what matters most in Runcorn and Widnes ahead of the big vote

The General Election 2015 takes place on May 7 and we want you to help us draw up a manifesto for Merseyside

Widnes Historical Society members enjoy slideshow and talk from historian

Mark Olly, TV historian with Frank Lawless, a member of the Widnes Historical Society.
Mark Olly delivered presentation to members
Huges crowds turned out for the occasion. Picture: Rob Stratford.Huges crowds turned out for the occasion. Picture: Rob Stratford.

IN PICTURES: Widnes Vikings smash Guiness World Record attempt

More than 3,300 take part in epic fitness video session at Select Security Stadium

Widnes pub rebrands to support Prostate Cancer UK ahead of Vikings season

Widnes and Wigan held a pre-match press conference highlighting the awareness of prostate cancer with Vikings head coach Denis Betts and Wigan counterpart Shaun Wane. PIC: @RLPix
The Cricketers Arms on Lowerhouse Lane was renamed Men United Arms

Widnes Vikings Guinness World Record attempt supported by Halton Housing Trust

Widnes Vikings are to hold a Guinness World Record attempt for the biggest number of people to exercise to a fitness video at once on Thursday, February 5.
The Super League club aims to set the record for the most people exercising in a fitness video

Widnes Vikings calls on thousands to take part in Guiness World Record attempt

Widnes Vikings have called on thousands of residents to take part in an attempt to set a Guiness World Record for the largest ever number of people to exercise to a fitness video.
Residents from across Halton needed as club teams up with Halton health staff for campaign launch and bid to topple record set in China by group of 2,958
Aladdin The Ballet will be at the Brindley on April 14

Classic Disney tale to be re-told through ballet at Runcorn theatre

Aladdin performance by Ballet Theatre UK

Widnes singer-songwriter set to debut Runcorn theatre performance

On Friday, April 14 Acoustic singer/ songwriter Jenny Colquitt, from Widnes, plays The Brindleys intimate Studio space. Photo: Warren Millar Photography.
Jenny Colquitt will play The Brindley

Elvis Presley tribute act to perform gig at Runcorn theatre

Elvis Presley tribute act Rob Kingsley will perform at a Runcorn theatre on Friday, April 17.
Rob Kingsley in A Vision Of Elvis
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Recap: Non-League football registration deadline day

It is the last day for non league clubs to make signings and we’ll have all the latest news in our live blog

Upbeat Town ready for title chasers

Runcorn Town manager Simon Burton
Glossop North End pose stiff test

Wild tame the Lions in outstanding style

Widnes Wild trio #58 Troy Evans, #77 Bobby Caunce and netminder #64 Greg Ruxton defend the net against Nottingham Lions. Photo: GEOFF WHITE
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