Appeal for information after vandals torch St Michael's golf course in Ditton Road

Firefighters tackled arson attack at St Michael's golf course

Firefighters tackled arson attack at St Michael's golf course

First published in News Runcorn and Widnes World: Photograph of the Author by , Chief Reporter

VANDALS set fire to the boarded up St Michael’s golf course in Ditton Road, Widnes.

Firefighters tackled the blaze with hand extinquishers.

This is the latest in a spate of arson attacks at the site.

The incident happened shortly before 5pm on Saturday, March 22.

The 18-hole golf course has been closed since arsenic was discovered at the site in 2004.

It is currently undergoing a major remediation.

Anyone with information is urged to call Cheshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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