Do what you can to help reduce Warrington’s coronavirus cases

Public health leaders are urging people to restrict mixing where possible to reduce the risk of transmission, as coronavirus cases continue to rise in Warrington and across the North West. In Warrington, stubborn COVID pockets have emerged in certain local areas, and cases are rising in the borough overall. In the past seven days up […]

Appeal for information after three bikes stolen in Macclesfield.

Police are appealing for information for the public after three pedal cycles were stolen in Macclesfield At around 3pm on Friday 9 April three bikes, which were unattended, were stolen from Sutton Woods, off Byron’s Lane. The bikes belonged to a group of teenagers who were in the area. One of the bikes has since […]

Missing: Sophie Francis

Please share and help us find missing teenager Sophie Francis. 15-year-old Sophie was last seen on Sunday 28 March in the Middlesbrough area and is now believed to be in Merseyside. Sophie is white, 5ft 6in tall, of slim build, with shoulder length straight dark black hair in a ponytail. She has blue eyes, speaks […]


If you live in a care home called St Patrick’s – That saint’s day each year is going to be a bit special! And Covid wasn’t going to change that for St Patrick’s in Widnes. Residents in the Halton Borough Council controlled home were treated to a week long festival of Irish music, fancy dress, […]

Police in Northwich appeal for information following aggravated burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses following an aggravated burglary in Weaverham. Around 7.40pm on Friday 19th March a man has entered an address in Walnut Avenue and demanded keys to the car on the driveway. The man threatened the victim with what is believed to be an air pistol. The victim and his partner managed […]

Police appeal for information following a suspicious incident in Alsager

Police are appealing for information following a suspicious incident in Alsager. At around 3.15pm on Thursday 18 March a 12-year-old boy was walking along a track just off Lodge Road and Sandbach Road North when he was approached by a man. The man put his arms out, alarming the boy, who pushed past him and […]

Police have seized five off-road bikes that were being driven illegally in Wigan

Police have seized five off-road bikes that were being driven illegally in Wigan. Officers from GMP’s specialist off-road bike team, part of the Safer Roads Targeting Team, were deployed at around 11am this morning (Saturday 6 March 2021) to Withington Lane  in Aspull, following a report of off-road motorbikes being used in an anti-social manner. Police seized […]

Appeal for information following robbery at Sandiway garage

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following a robbery at a petrol station in Sandiway. At around 9pm on Sunday 7 February a man entered the Shell garage at the junction of the A556, Chester Road and the A49, Forest Road. After entering the store the offender, who was possibly armed, threatened a […]