Warrington man jailed for breaching Sexual Harm Prevention Order

A 35-year-old man from Warrington has been jailed after breaching his Sexual Harm Prevention Order. Jamie Lee Scott, of Arpley Street, Warrington, was sentenced to 27 months in prison at Chester Crown Court on Friday 18 November. He had earlier pleaded guilty to two breaches of the order that was placed on him after being […]

The Desserts By Dre shop will be opening every weekend

Liverpool baking sensation Desserts by Dre will be opening his highly anticipated shop on Penny Lane in the next 2 weeks. ‘ I am very excited to be able to have my own premises in such an iconic area for independents too. I’ve worked really hard to develop my cakes & brand and the timing […]

Officers launch burglary crackdown in Cheshire East

In the run up to Christmas, officers from Cheshire Police have launched a crackdown on criminals intent on stealing from houses in eastern Cheshire. The operation will see officers taking part in a series of initiatives to apprehend burglary suspects, with a particular focus on those thought to be involved with recent spate of high-value […]

Cheshire Police widen scope of Domestic Abuse safeguarding tool

An increasing number of Cheshire residents are using their legal right to ask the police if they believe that they, or someone they know, is in a relationship with an individual who could be abusive towards them. This could be a partner, ex-partner, or an individual in an intimate personal relationship. They are using the […]

Warrington reflects on Rugby League World Cup success

With the final whistle now blown on RLWC 2021, Warrington is looking back on a tournament which has been a real game-changer, particularly for disability sport. As well as hosting the Papa New Guinea men’s team – and also welcoming Tonga and Samoa to the town – Warrington made history in October, by hosting the […]

New CYCLOPS junction aims to make cycling safer

Warrington Borough Council is seeking people’s views on plans to upgrade the junction at Bewsey Road and Lovely Lane, making it more user-friendly for all, including those who walk and cycle. The council has been successful in securing government funding to improve this junction, which is in need of active travel improvements. The surface of […]

Cheshire Police targeting domestic abuse offenders during World Cup

Cheshire Constabulary has implemented a robust action plan to tackle domestic abuse during the busy World Cup period. This year’s World Cup is the first time that a global men’s tournament has taken place out of the traditional summer period. It is anticipated that licensed premises will be very busy during this time, especially due […]

Tribute issued following fatal collision on the M6 in Cheshire

The family of a 41-year-old man who died following a collision on the M6 in Cheshire have paid tribute to him. Christopher Smith passed away on Wednesday 16 November following a three-vehicle collision in Thelwall, which occurred at 12.30am on Tuesday 15 November. Following his death, Mr Smith’s family said: “Christopher was a loving son, brother […]

White Ribbon Day 2022 – raising awareness of domestic abuse

Warrington Borough Council is supporting this year’s White Ribbon Campaign by sharing a commitment to end domestic abuse in Warrington. White Ribbon Day is a widely recognised global movement organised by White Ribbon UK, the leading charity engaging with men and boys to end violence against women and girls. The White Ribbon campaign, which runs […]