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Courteney Pimlett, 16, of Runcorn, remained in The Walton Centre head trauma unit over the weekend after a collision with a car. She was taken to hospital by fire engine after waiting an hour for an ambulance

Girl taken to hospital by fire engine after hour-long wait for ambulance in Runcorn

Ambulance service agrees to 'thorough investigation'

Your Champions 2014

Last year's Champion of Champions Gary Steele, second left, founder of Leighton Hospital's Prostate Cancer Awareness group, with Trinity Mirror host Carl Wood, right, ScottishPower host Neil Clitheroe, second right, and special guest Wynne Evans, left
Who will be this year's community champions?

Halton Ramblers visit Haworth for a day of hiking

Members of Halton Ramblers visited Haworth, West Yorkshire for a series of walks
Ramblers step out in the Yorkshire countryside

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Courteney Pimlett, 16, of Runcorn, remained in The Walton Centre head trauma unit over the weekend after a collision with a car. She was taken to hospital by fire engine after waiting an hour for an ambulance

Girl taken to hospital by fire engine after hour-long wait for ambulance in Runcorn

Ambulance service agrees to 'thorough investigation'

Last year's Champion of Champions Gary Steele, second left, founder of Leighton Hospital's Prostate Cancer Awareness group, with Trinity Mirror host Carl Wood, right, ScottishPower host Neil Clitheroe, second right, and special guest Wynne Evans, left

Your Champions 2014

Who will be this year's community champions?

Members of Halton Ramblers visited Haworth, West Yorkshire for a series of walks

Halton Ramblers visit Haworth for a day of hiking

Ramblers step out in the Yorkshire countryside

Four-year-old black Labrador, Sam loves to go for long walks on Runcorn Hill. He was nominated by owner Colin Wood.

In pictures: Pets of the week, July 10th

Take a look at our latest pets of the week

The Silver Jubilee Bridge illuminated

Home movers come to Halton from as far as Cornwall and Wiltshire

Maps show migration between borough and other areas of England and Wales

Paramedic Andrew Orme

"I hope he rots in hell!" Fury that ambulance man can still go on emergency call-outs, despite two patient deaths

Andrew Orme taken off paramedic register, but can attend call-outs as emergency medical technician

THROUGH THE WARS: Peter Muldoon sent in this picture of his 13-year-old rescued shih-tzu Sam. He said:

In pictures: Pets of the week, June 12

Take a look at our latest pets of the week

The Silver Jubilee Bridge illuminated at night.

Halton Council 'continuing fight for free bridge crossings for residents'

Borough's leader responds to campaign group

Halton Council has warned residents not to wash raw chicken

Council warns Runcorn and Widnes residents not to wash raw chicken

Food poisoning alert

Mark Cameron Roscaleer (left) and Karl Steinman

Masked thugs who raided pub with claw hammer and a knife have jail sentences increased

Judges at London's Appeal Court rule their original sentences were "unduly lenient"

Police at Mersey Road, Widnes. Pic: Keith Hilton

Man charged with murder of 42-year-old woman in Widnes

David John Hoyle, from West Yorkshire, to appear before magistrates today

The Runcorn Bridge

Lorry driver arrested following Runcorn bridge crash which caused rush-hour traffic chaos

47-year-old held on suspicion of driving without due care following three-vehicle collision

BIG APPETITE: Platin Roan Rat Luis (Suarez) Wightman, aged one, has been nominated as pet of the week by owner Mia Wightman, who says he likes 'everything' especially chocolate, grapes and Cheerios.

In pictures: Pets of the week, June 5

Take a look at our latest pets of the week

Liam Robinson, Merseytravel committee chairman, has unveiled proposals that make upgrading the Halton Curve one of its top 12 priorities.

Rail boost listed in three-decade plan

Halton Curve upgrade in list of top 12 rail priorities for Liverpool City Region 30-year plan

Plodders and Widnes Wasps take part in the Rock n Roll Marathon

Plodders and Wasps join the marathon challenge

Runners from across Halton take part in Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool marathon event

Oscar has been nominated as pet of the week by owner Charlotte

In pictures: Pets of the week, May 29

Take a look at our latest pets of the week

Rocky, a four-year-old cat, has been given a home by the Millett family in Runcorn. He is getting used to the three little ladies in the house Isabelle, Jasmine and Lucinda.

In pictures: Pets of the week, May 22

Take a look at our latest pets of the week

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Re-read: Vote 2014 - Merseyside and Cheshire local election results

Our reporters have been at Liverpool, Halton, Wirral, Sefton, Knowsley, West Lancs, St Helens and Warrington council counts, bringing you results as they happened throughout the day

The children who visited Burwardsley Education Centre.

Spinney kids take on great outdoors adventure days

Widnes pupils undertake outdoor activities on trip to Burwardsley

The Thai New Year ceremony at Runcorn's Buddhist temple.

Buddhist ceremony for Thai New Year

Thai New Year celebrations held at Runcorn’s Buddhist temple

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Members of Halton Ramblers visited Haworth, West Yorkshire for a series of walks

Halton Ramblers visit Haworth for a day of hiking

Four-year-old black Labrador, Sam loves to go for long walks on Runcorn Hill. He was nominated by owner Colin Wood.

In pictures: Pets of the week, July 10th

IN PICTURES: Hundreds attend official opening ceremony of Runcorn's Buddhist temple

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