Police appeal for witnesses following M6 collision

Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision on the M6 northbound at junction 16. At 9.50am this morning, Friday 15 October, police were called to a collision involving a HGV, a van and a car. The driver of a MAN HGV, carrying a blue container, is a potential witness and police are keen to […]

Police release CCTV image following theft from a Sandbach shop

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the theft of a number of bottles of spirits from a Co-Op in Sandbach. A man entered the Lawton Way store shortly before 9am on Saturday 25 September and took a number of bottles from the store […]

Man charged following fatal collision near Middlewich

Officers investigating a fatal collision on Warmingham Lane near Middlewich have charged a man in connection with the incident. Liam Foster, of Smallbrook Walk, Crewe, was arrested on Monday 11 October. The 45-year-old has since been charged with causing death by dangerous driving; causing death whilst disqualified from driving; causing death whilst uninsured and failing […]

Six arrested in early morning raids across the North West of England and Wales

This morning (Wednesday 13 October 2021), officers from the Serious & Organised Crime Unit carried out ten search warrants at addresses across Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Durham, and North Wales. These warrants were intelligence-led in relation to Operation Bowler which is an undercover investigation into the supply of controlled drugs.  Five men – aged between 28 […]

RAPUNZEL, LET DOWN YOUR GOLDEN HAIR…

An international drag cast stars in Rapunzel – an adult pantomime, at The Brindley Theatre, Runcorn, on Monday 25 October at 8pm. The glittering, fast-paced show will be sound-tracked to iconic pop tunes and anthems with fabulous costumes, dramatic lighting, group numbers and a laugh-a-minute script. Get ready to ‘whip your hair back and forth’ […]

DEBBIE IS BUZZING TO BE AT THE BRINDLEY!

The hilarious one-woman show ‘Buzzing’ by Debbie Bird is coming to the Brindley Theatre Studio, Runcorn, on Thursday 4 November. Fifty, frumpy and full of inhibitions, newly-divorced Julie is searching for the sex life she once had, declaring: “I’m not ready to be put out to pasture yet!” Hurling herself into the modern dating scene, […]

Man charged in connection with commercial burglaries in Nantwich and Alsager

Detectives investigating two burglaries at commercial premises in south Cheshire have charged a man in relation to the incidents. Michael Williams, of Masefield Mews, Wolverhampton, was arrested on Saturday 9 October. The 53-year-old has since been charged with two counts of burglary other than a dwelling. The charges relate to two incidents, which occurred at […]

EVERYONE IS INVITED TO THE BALL AT THE BRINDLEY!

It’s less than 60 days to pantomime! The world’s favourite fairytale, Cinderella, will arrive at the Brindley Theatre, Runcorn, at the stroke of midnight on Wednesday 8 December. The show is presented by New Pantomime Productions and stars the X Factor’s Sam Callahan as Dandini. Sam is a singer from Essex who featured in Series […]

NORTON PRIORY RECEIVES GRANT FOR ‘MINDFUL MUSEUM’

Norton Priory Museum & Gardens is thrilled to announce a new programme of activity thanks to an award of £43,500 from the Art Fund Reimagine grants for 2021. Once a centre for medieval contemplation and spirituality, the funding will support Norton Priory Museums & Gardens to revisit the site’s Augustinian roots, providing a 21st century […]