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 […]

Business Conference sets out road to recovery

Time Square will play host to businesses from across the borough on 12 November for the Warrington Business Conference 2021. With a theme of ‘The Road to Recovery’, the event will bring companies together to find out more about Warrington’s continuing regeneration plans and support for business growth. Delegates will hear from a range of […]

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 […]

Green light for sustainable travel package

A sustainable travel package of works, as part of the £22m Warrington Town Deal, is another step closer following approval by Cabinet. The proposed £7m package of sustainable travel and recreation works will see the introduction of a mix of bus priority, walking and cycling infrastructure improvements, enhancement of recreational facilities including a 3G pitch, […]

Go ahead for new bus depot

A key Warrington Town Deal project is another step closer, after Cabinet approved the construction of a new bus depot. The current depot, on Wilderspool Causeway – home to Warrington’s Own Buses – is set to be relocated to a new site off Dallam Lane. The relocation of the bus depot will be an important […]

Change to Stockton Heath recycling centre opening hours

The weekend opening time of Sandy Lane community recycling centre will change from Saturday 30 October. The recycling centre on Sandy Lane in Stockton Heath will be changing its weekend and bank holiday opening time to 10am. This means that the centre will open from 10am to 4pm at weekends and on bank holidays, instead of opening […]

Man charged in connection with serious assault in Lymm

A 37-year-old man has been charged in connection with a serious assault in Lymm. Andrew Potter, of Thelwall New Road in Warrington, was arrested at an address in Latchford on Friday 8 October. He has since been charged with section 18 wounding with intent and possession of a bladed article. He appeared at Crewe Magistrates […]

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 […]

Project Servator to be trialled in Warrington

Project Servator – a policing tactic used to disrupt a range of criminality, including terrorism – will be trialled in the Warrington Town Centre from Monday 11 October. The approach, which sees police, businesses, community partners and the public working together, is already in use in various parts of the UK, including across the whole […]