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Breaking news Police continue to investigate Creamfields death

Runcorn and Widnes World:

12:57pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

CHESHIRE police is continuing to investigate the death of a man after he fell ill at a hotel in Widnes over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Brides invited to donate their wedding dress to make dreams come true for couples facing terminal illness

Runcorn and Widnes World: Brides invited to donate their wedding dresses to a charity that makes dreams come true

3:15pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

YOUR wedding dress could make a dream come true for someone with only weeks to live.

Widnes students praised for remarkable exam results

Runcorn and Widnes World:

12:10pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

SAINTS Peter and Paul Catholic College in Widnes was celebrating results above the national average.

Families enjoy an action packed fun day in Windmill Hill

Runcorn and Widnes World: Harry Golledge and his sister, Lilly IPC20814

7:12am Wednesday 27th August 2014

ALMOST 200 Runcorn children enjoyed a family fun day in the grounds of St Berteline's Church in Norton Lane, Windmill Hill.

Runcorn woman given suspended prison sentence after admitting neglecting a dog and two cats

Runcorn and Widnes World: Angel, the black Staffordshire bull terrier

6:12am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A RUNCORN woman has been banned from keeping all animals for 10 years and given an eight week suspended prison sentence after admitting five animal neglect charges.

Police investigate fatal Creamfields crash in Daresbury

Runcorn and Widnes World:

1:03pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Cheshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Daresbury yesterday.

Intrepid Widnes dad embarks on yet another gruelling challenge

Runcorn and Widnes World: Paul Hardaker prepares for his Pyrenees challenge IPB22814

7:43pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A WIDNES dad battling Chron's disease is embarking on yet another gruelling challenge.

Creamfields hailed success by Cheshire Police

Runcorn and Widnes World:

6:45pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

THOUSANDS of music fans descended on Daresbury over the August bank holiday weekend for Creamfields 2014.

Family pays tribute to Creamfields fan who died in road accident

Runcorn and Widnes World:

3:53pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A FAMILY has paid tribute to a young musician who died on his way home from the Creamfields festival.

Widnes actor appears in thought provoking production about young suicide

Runcorn and Widnes World: Employers urged to attend session on bereavement and suicide

3:48pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A PROFESSIONAL actor from Widnes is appearing in a thought-provoding new production.

Students celebrate results above the national average at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College

Runcorn and Widnes World: Students at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College celebrate GCSE success IPG22814

3:11pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

SAINTS Peter and Paul Catholic College in Widnes was celebrating results above the national average.

Turn over a new leaf at Widnes flower demonstration

Runcorn and Widnes World:

12:20pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

ANYONE looking for a new hobby is invited to turn over a new leaf this autumn with inspiration from an entertaining flower demonstrator.

Charity provides specialist bed to support disabled baby

Runcorn and Widnes World: Parker Watkins

7:23pm Monday 25th August 2014

A CHARITY has made it much easier for a Runcorn mum to look after her disabled baby.

Big Dig set to breathe new life into Runcorn

Runcorn and Widnes World:

12:10pm Monday 25th August 2014

A BIG Dig fun day is being held to help restore the old town.

Police investigate after man found dead in Widnes hotel room

Runcorn and Widnes World: Police arrest man following serious sexual assault in Runcorn

10:24am Monday 25th August 2014

POLICE are investigating if drugs caused the death of a man in a Widnes hotel room.

Hale family raises £9,350 to help cancer boy fly to America for specialist treatment

Runcorn and Widnes World: Stephen Erangey

7:33am Monday 25th August 2014

A FAMILY fun day in Hale village raised £6,000 for a little boy with a life threatening condition.

Halton residents invited to nominate their favourite tree

Runcorn and Widnes World:

7:20am Monday 25th August 2014

RUNCORN residents are invited to nominate their favourite tree.

Pet of the week

Runcorn and Widnes World: Digger

6:12am Monday 25th August 2014

DIGGER is this week's pet of the week.

Widnes restaurant staff stage their own charity bake off

Runcorn and Widnes World: Pesto assistant manager Andi Edwards with one of the cupcakes

7:30pm Sunday 24th August 2014

CUPCAKES are on the menu at a Widnes Italian restaurant as part of a charity drive.

Three lifesaving defibrillators installed in community venues across West Bank

Runcorn and Widnes World: Clr Stan Hill, Paul Meara, technical officer at Catalyst and Clr Pam Wallace with a defibrilator

7:22am Sunday 24th August 2014

THREE lifesaving defibrillators are now available in community venues across West Bank in Widnes.

New climbing wall proving big attraction

Runcorn and Widnes World: Halton Clr Phil Harris

7:42pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

A NEW climbing wall and sports equipment is proving popular at Upton Community Centre in Widnes.

Share your images of Halton with us

Runcorn and Widnes World:

12:10pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

THIS picture of a seagull was captured by World reader, Andrew Weekes, of Halton View, Widnes.

Families enjoy summer community garden at Runcorn Shopping Centre

Runcorn and Widnes World: Megan Warren

7:22am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A SUMMER garden has been created at Runcorn Shopping Centre to showcase the talents of the community.

Widnes man receives suspended jail sentence after beating up love rival

Runcorn and Widnes World: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

3:35pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A JEALOUS Widnes dad burst into the home of another man, who was having an affair with his wife, and beat him up, a court heard today. 

New gym on Widnes waterfront creates 15 jobs

Runcorn and Widnes World: PureGym creates 15 new jobs on Widnes waterfront

7:32pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A 24-HOUR gym is opening on Widnes waterfront on Thursday, September 4.

Drivers' recruitment agency donates £2,500 to Barnardo's

Runcorn and Widnes World:

3:10pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Drivers Direct, which provides temporary and permanent drivers to commercial organisations, has raised more than £2,500 for Barnardo’s.

Runcorn garage joins national network

Runcorn and Widnes World: Logo for M J Motorsport Garage Services Ltd

12:20pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A RUNCORN garage has won trading standards approval.

Specialist centre helps Widnes nurse re-build her life

Runcorn and Widnes World: Mary Dennett learns new gardening skills with Ian Rotheroe, specialist occupational therapist

7:34am Friday 22nd August 2014

A NURSE was left in agonising pain after her spine collapsed.

New support group for anyone in Halton with a lung condition

Runcorn and Widnes World: Halton Hospital

6:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

A NEW support group has been launched for anyone with a lung condition, their families and carers.

Family blames 'hospital failings' for death of Runcorn mum

Runcorn and Widnes World:

9:36am Thursday 21st August 2014

A RUNCORN mum died in agony after a 'scandalous' failure in care by the hospital which was caring for her, claim her distraught family.

Plans to cut library opening hours attracts record response from residents

Runcorn and Widnes World: Halton Clr Phil Harris

7:25pm Thursday 21st August 2014

AROUND 1,000 residents have given Halton Council their views as part of a consultation on the future of the borough’s libraries.

Bankfield student makes history with school's best ever GCSE results

Runcorn and Widnes World:

4:34pm Thursday 21st August 2014

IT was smiles all round today as students at Bankfield School achieved their best ever maths and English GCSE results.

St Chad's students celebrate remarkable GCSE results

Runcorn and Widnes World:

4:06pm Thursday 21st August 2014

EXHUBERANT students at St Chad’s in Runcorn were celebrating successful GSCE results today.

Runcorn students celebrate GSCE success

Runcorn and Widnes World:

3:07pm Thursday 21st August 2014

RUNCORN’S Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy is celebrating another brilliant set of GCSE results this year with 66 per cent of students achieving 5A*- C including English and maths.

Widnes students celebrate best ever GCSE results

Runcorn and Widnes World:

2:28pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Jubilant students are celebrating at Wade Deacon today after achieving the school’s best ever GSCE results.

Picnic in the Park for Halton Haven

Runcorn and Widnes World: (9497528)

12:16pm Thursday 21st August 2014

PICNIC in the Park returns to Norton Priory's walled garden from 6pm to 10pm on Saturday, September 13.

Halton business leaders back high speed rail campaign

Runcorn and Widnes World: Paula Cain, chairman of Halton Chamber of Commerce, and Robert Hough, chairman of the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership

12:14pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HALTON business leaders have pledged their support to bring High Speed Rail to Liverpool.

Widnes benefit cheat who hid his bank balance is given a suspended prison sentence

Runcorn and Widnes World: Morrow was jailed at Chester Crown Court

11:56am Thursday 21st August 2014

A BENEFIT cheat who hid his bank balance to make fraudulent claims worth more than £8,000 has been given a suspended prison sentence.

Runcorn woman launches a Winter Wedding Ball

Runcorn and Widnes World:

7:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

IT is a bittersweet moment as a newly-wed when you put your wedding dress away knowing its job has been done.

New information catalogue offers help to victims of crime

Runcorn and Widnes World: John Dwyer

6:20am Thursday 21st August 2014

An information catalogue of agencies and support networks is being produced to guide victims of crime to providers of the help and support that they need.

Halton families warned to watch out for meningitis

Runcorn and Widnes World:

7:10pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

HALTON parents are warned to watch out for the killer brain disease meningitis.

Discover exotic butterflies in Victoria Park, Widnes

Runcorn and Widnes World:

5:10pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

EXOTIC species will be making their debut in the new butterfly house in Victoria Park tomorrow.

Halton residents urged to think before dialing 999 over the bank holiday weekend

Runcorn and Widnes World: Dr Cliff Richards, chairman of Halton CCG

3:20pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

WITH the last bank holiday of the summer approaching, health chiefs in Halton are urging local patients to consider how they use 999 and A&E this weekend.

Children left heartbroken after pet cats are poisoned with antifreeze

Runcorn and Widnes World: Rehanna Cullen, aged eight, cuddles her kitten, Moo, after his mother, Mavis was poisoned with antifreeze MBMA190814

8:02am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CHILDREN have been left heartbroken after their cats were mysteriously poisoned.

Runcorn mum has head shave in memory of her brother

Runcorn and Widnes World: Christine Boxs MBC190814

7:32am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CHRISTINA Boxs has gone through a hair raising experience in memory of her brother.

Newly wed donated her locks to young cancer sufferers

Runcorn and Widnes World: Jennifer Gurney

7:32am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A NEWLY wed had her long locks chopped for charity and to raise cash for a cause providing real hair wigs for youngsters who have lost their own hair through cancer treatment.

Runcorn students celebrate A level success

Runcorn and Widnes World: Sir John Deane sixth formersTasha Gill and Laura Kavanagh with fellow students Cieva Boyle and Abigail Swann

3:27pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

RUNCORN students were among 600 sixth formers who achieved a 98 per cent A level pass rate at Sir John Dean's College in Northwich.

St Chad's sixth formers achieve A*s in A level Chinese and Polish

Runcorn and Widnes World: St Chad's sixth formers celebrate A level success

12:37pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

STUDENTS at St Chad's sixth form in Runcorn are celebrating outstanding A level results.

Education creates exciting opportunities for Runcorn A level students

Runcorn and Widnes World: Ormiston Bolingbroke students celebrate their A level results

12:16pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

SUCCESSFUL A level students at Bolingbroke Academy in Runcorn are off to 17 different universities, four years after the school opened in Brookvale.

Runcorn Linnets FC holds car boot sale

Runcorn and Widnes World: Middlesex show ground giant car boot sale

7:30am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A CAR boot sale is being held to raise funds for Runcorn Linnets FC.

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