HIGHLANDS ROAD, RUNCORN – EMERGENCY TEMPORARY CLOSURE

A section of a large masonry wall has partially collapsed on Highlands Road, Runcorn. Due to the risk that the remaining parts of the wall present to road users, the road is being closed to traffic this afternoon (Friday). A diversion route is in place via Moughland Lane, Campbell Avenue and Park Road. A safe […]

ENTER…THE TIME MACHINE

Don’t Go Into The Cellar Theatre Company, said to bethe country’s leading purveyors of Victoriana in a macabre vein returns to the Brindley on Thursday 17 March, with the Time Machine. Join acclaimed actor Jonathan Goodwin in this original one-man adaptation of the classic H.G. Wells time travel tale. An authentic and faithful take on […]

WE’RE OFF TO SEE THE WIZARD…

Halton’s own Ella Performance Group invite you to share their magical journey down the Yellow Brick Road when they present The Wizard of Oz at The Brindley Theatre on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 February 2022. Share the delight of Dorothy meeting the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion and sing along to the wonderful songs […]

THE SIGNS ARE GOOD FOR HALTON & ST HELENS DEAF COMMUNITY WITH PRIZEWINNING ANIMATION

On the back of Eastender Rose Lucinda Ayling-Ellis’ success on Strictly Come Dancing, the Deafness Resource Centre (DRC) in St Helens & Halton celebrates another win for the deaf community.DRC is celebrating after employing local freelance graphic designer Lyn Lowe of WhisperCreative to create a VideoScribe animation that told the story of a young D/deaf* […]

CHRISTMAS FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS AND MEMORABILIA IN CEMETERIES

Residents with Christmas floral tributes and memorabilia on graves in any of Halton’s cemeteries are advised that they will be removed in early February. In preparation for the forthcoming grass cutting, the Council’s cemetery staff will begin to remove wreaths and other Christmas items from graves in the week beginning 8 February 2022. Therefore if there […]

Police appeal for witnesses following fatal collision on the M6 in Cheshire

Police are appealing for witnesses and video footage following a fatal collision on the M6 in Cheshire. At 4.41pm on Tuesday 11 January police were called to reports of a serious collision on the southbound carriageway between junction 17 to junction 16. Officers attended the scene and found that a white HGV had collided with […]

FOLLOW THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD TO THE BRINDLEY

Can’t wait until December to see some of our fab #Brindleypanto stars again. You don’t have to! Andrew Curphey and Rebecca Lake star in The Wizard of Oz in April. Rebecca plays Glinda and Andrew Curphey as the famous Tin Man, the show also features North West singing sensation Kassie Malam as Dorothy. Join Dorothy […]

CHANGE TO CONFIRMATORY PCR TEST REQUIREMENT

From today (11 January) in England, people, with no symptoms, who receive positive lateral flow device (LFD) test results for coronavirus (COVID-19) will be required to self-isolate immediately and will not need to take a confirmatory PCR test. However, the rules have not changed for anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, who should still self isolate and take a PCR test. This temporary […]

SIOBHAN PHILLIPS, COMEDY AT THE AWARD WINNING BRINDLEY

Comedian Siobhan Phillips is coming to the Brindley Theatre, Runcorn on Thursday 3 March as part of her ‘Live & Unhinged Tour’. She recently wowed audiences as the only female finalist in Britain’s Got Talent 2019. And this could be the last chance to catch her at a venue this size. Described as “the love […]

Information sought in connection with thefts of motorcycles in Widnes and Runcorn

Police investigating numerous thefts of motorcycles in Widnes and Runcorn are appealing for information from members of the public. In the last three months there has been an increase in the bikes being stolen. The bikes are then believed to be used to commit crime and anti-social behaviour in the towns. Detective Constable Jordan Trentini […]