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CHILDREN enjoyed a festive panto at Victoria Road Primary School in Runcorn.
A MAGICAL, musical production of a much-loved fairytale was brought to life for Widnes pupils.
The SEAL found 17 miles inland from the coast is proof the River Mersey is clean.
AN ice sculptor captivated the imagination of shoppers as he carved a giant work of art.
CONSTRUCTION work for the new Mersey Gateway bridge will be ramped up in January, 2015.
A WIDNES con woman who cheated 170 victims out of concerts and trips worth £24,000 has been jailed today.
HALTON drinkers are being urged to join thousands of others taking a break from booze in January.
A DRUNK 29-year-old man from Runcorn walked along junction 10 of the M56 during an attempt to visit his family in Manchester, a court heard.
BUILDERS of the new Mersey Gateway bridge donated £1,000 towards two Christmas parties.
Every week, we pull some stats from a survey and say have a chat about the findings.
A HEALTH check could save your life, say Halton’s GPs.
CHILDREN at a Widnes school staged three different Christmas productions.
FIREFIGHTERS are urging Halton residents to make a new year’s resolution to keep their families safe.
THE search is on to find a special person willing to start the new year with a fresh challenge.
THIS picture of the Runcorn Widnes bridge was captured by John Williams from Eanleywood Lane in Runcorn.
A CHRISTMAS crack down on offenders has been hailed a huge success.
TIBBY, a 17-year-old cat who lives in Abbotts Close, Runcorn, is our pet of the week.
HALTON motorists are warned to be cautious about driving the morning after a night out.
Whether you’re a last minute High Street bustle kind of guy or an Amazon in the bath enthusiast, it turns out we all belong to a different tribe when it comes to Christmas shopping.
ACTRESS Sarah Hooper is starring as Fairy Snow in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at The Brindley.
WIDNES schoolchildren have discovered new skills helping to develop a sensory garden at Fiddler’s Ferry power station.
Police are warning members of the public following the loss of a box of medication at Halton Hospital.
TWENTY Halton venues have pledged to promote responsible drinking.
TWO giant Christmas belles surprised shoppers at Widnes Market on Saturday.
COLOURFUL festive jumpers replaced uniforms at schools across Halton on Friday.
SANTA brought presents for all the children at Ditton Early Years Centre and Nursery School at their Christmas party.
WE wish all our readers a very happy Christmas today.
A CHRISTMAS market at The Heath Business Park has been hailed a huge success.
A LIGHT fitting caused a fire at a retail unit in Runcorn.
HALTON residents are invited to step out with the Ramblers during its annual festival of winter walks.
PATIENTS have commended the high standards of care at the accident and emergency departmenet in Whiston Hospital.
BIG-HEARTED shoppers made dreams come true for needy children.
HALTON Council is inviting shoppers to remember a loved one by placing a note on two Christmas trees in Widnes Market.
A TOP surgeon has inspired Halton students.
HEALTH experts are urging Halton parents to ensure their young children are booked in for a flu vaccine.
AN innovative project is making learning about business fun.
WIDNES schoolchildren gave their Christmas production an international theme.
HALTON patients are encouraged to plan their healthcare during the festive season.
MEMBERS of Britain’s Royal Air Force have lent their support to national charity Hearing Dogs for Deaf People by encouraging Halton residents to sponsor a hearing dog puppy for Christmas.
A DIRECTOR of a kayak manufacturing company facing health and safety breaches which allegedly led to a worker's horrific death has admitted he had not known about some of the relevant legislation.
HALTON has been praised for reaching the top 10 best performing local authorities in the UK for educating white disadvantaged pupils.
TWO men have suffered head injuries after being assaulted in Widnes.
More Halton primary school students will now have the opportunity to learn the skills to cycle confidently, thanks to additional funding from the Department for Transport.
ROYAL Mail has hit back after residents were urged to avoid using red envelopes this Christmas.
POLICE are appealing for information after a man tried to snatch a woman's handbag as she walked next to a churchyard in Widnes.
A YOUNG family who lost everything in a fierce blaze have been overwhelmed by the generosity of the community.
THE home of a Widnes family caught fire yesterday.
Widnes Market traders wore Christmas jumpers as part of a national charity appeal.
Children in Whiston Hospital over the festive period will receive extra presents this Christmas, thanks to a big hearted social landlord.
If the contents have not been checked before signing, each victim has found packages to be empty
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TWO lawns surrounding Runcorn War Memorial will be rededicated as gardens of remembrance next week.