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'Rot in Hell' - Paedophile from Widnes slated from public gallery as he is sent down for vast sick picture collection

Dennis Carroll, 65, formerly of Grisedale, Hough Green, has been caged for two years over a sick collection of images of children numbering at least 35,000.

Investigators counted nearly 40,000 incriminating images but said 330,000 pictures remained unchecked

Halton MP receives responses to questions posed to health secretary

Halton MP Derek Twigg has received answers to questions posed in the House Of Commons.
Derek Twigg receives three answers on health issues

Doctor suspended over death of Runcorn mother prescribed wrong medication three times

Castlefields Health Centre in Runcorn.
Patient had adverse reaction to antibiotic

Joint statement issued by Public Health England and Halton Council over borough's air quality

Bodies say topic has become one of 'concern' for residents as report estimates Runcorn experienced 29 breaches of national air standards in 2013

Widnes stabbing victims in stable condition in hospital as investigations continue

Deacon Road in Widnes was blocked off by police cars following a stabbing in the afternoon on February 17.
Three men were wounded in two assaults

Runcorn health centre struck by vandals for third time in three months

The scene of a community garden at Murdishaw Health Centre in Runcorn after vandals broke in.
Murdishaw Health Centre fuming over yob attacks
Runcorn stroke survivor Emma Pitt will be taking on the Waters Wilkmslow Half Marathon on March 22 in aid of the Stroke Association

Stroke survivor from Runcorn bounces back to take on half marathon

Fitness fan in latest endurance feat

Halton Ramblers complete routes around Derbyshire

Halton Ramblers walk in Hayfield in Derbyshire
Hikers in Hayfield visit

Widnes woman to celebrate 100th birthday

Ada Preece, celebrates her 100th birthday on Thursday, February 26
Ada Preece was born in 1915

In pictures: Pets of the week, February 26

Take a look at our latest pets of the week

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
Her Benny will be at The Brindley, Runcorn this April

Award winning musical coming to Runcorn theatre

Her Benny performance at The Brindley

Male strippers to descend on Runcorn theatre to perform show

The Dreamboys will be at The Brindley, Runcorn on April 2
The Dreamboys to appear at The Brindley

Digital art exhibition to be held at Runcorn theatre

An art exhibition based on what social media and digital communications by artist Michael Takeo Magruder would look like is coming to the Brindley on February 28 until April 18.
Michael Takeo Magruder's Living Data exhibition comes to The Brindley

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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