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  • The wrap: Five of the top headlines in Warrington from October 23 Warrington Guardian: Lord Alan Sugar BBC/Talkback Thames

    THE weekend is nearly here so to celebrate we have wrapped up the day's biggest headlines in a perfectly formed package for you to enjoy. read more

  • FOUR NATIONS: Hill ready to battle for England with his family's blessing

    IF making sacrifices is a spur for glory, then Wolves player-of-the-year Chris Hill could be more motivated than ever when he faces Samoa at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium on Saturday. read more

  • FOUR NATIONS: Cooper says forwards are key to England winning tournament Warrington Guardian:

    MIKE Cooper has missed out on selection for Saturday's Four Nations opener against Samoa but he has no doubts about the area in which England need to shine if they are to succeed in this tournament. read more

  • Charity supports veterans on Bonfire Night

    FOR many November is associated with treacle toffee, sparklers and shimmering explosions. read more

  • Mark World Stroke Day with blood pressure check

    MARK World Stroke Day on Wednesday by getting your blood pressure checked. read more

  • Failing Latchford school subject to more scrutiny

    A FAILING primary in Latchford has been criticised for its action plan, which was launched in a bid to help the school step out of special measures. read more

  • We dismantle our library service at our peril Warrington Guardian: CHALLENGE: Call for answers on Rhoose Library

    A READER has taken me to task. read more

  • Appleton resident speaks out over issues surrounding dyspraxia

    THE Trustee of the Dyspraxia Foundation has spoken out about helping teenagers to tackle the 'minefield' of school and social situations. read more

  • Man arrested over Sankey Valley Park flashings

    A MAN has been arrested in connection to a series of indecent exposures in Sankey Valley Park. read more

  • Potential plans for KFC and Lidl

    LETTERS have been sent out to homes along Old Liverpool Road regarding potential plans for a KFC restaurant and Lidl supermarket. read more

  • Croft fitness fanatic wins 100 mile race in Italy

    A CROFT action man has completed a gruelling 100-mile endurance race in Italy, beating his nearest competitor by more than two hours. read more

  • Visitors welcome for Stockton Heath Flower Club

    STOCKTON Heath Flower Club is inviting newcomers to come along to its demonstration on November 4. read more

  • Memorial service to pay tribute to loved ones

    AN ANNUAL memorial service to remember loved ones will be held at Stockton Heath Methodist Church next month. read more

  • Lymm retain leadership position after early scare Warrington Guardian:

    Urmston 1 Lymm 3 read more

  • Apprentice diary: Week two with Neil Clough

    In his weekly blog, former Apprentice semi-finalist and former Woolston High School student Neil Clough reviews the week’s task and how the candidates handle it read more

  • Knitting is the best therapy, says clinician

    FORGET meditation, yoga, gardening or a mug of chamomile tea. read more

  • Review: John Newman at Manchester Apollo

    TO say its something of a surprise to hear John Newman talk in a broad Yorkshire accent is not meant to do a disservice to that fine county. read more

  • Memories of poignant search for uncle during wartime to raise funds for Hollinfare War Memorial project.

    A MAN'S search for his uncle's final resting place after the Second World War is to be the basis of poignant talk. read more

  • Recreating Knightmare was a dream

    ENTER, Stranger. read more

  • FOUR NATIONS: Ratchford biding his time for England chance Warrington Guardian:

    WARRINGTON Wolves utility man Stefan Ratchford is hoping his time has come in an England shirt. read more

  • Fireworks at Twiss Green Primary on November 7

    A FIREWORKS and music spectacular will be held at Twiss Green Primary School in Culcheth. read more

  • FOUR NATIONS: From Wembley to Suncorp, a long time between games for England Warrington Guardian:

    IT has been a long time between games for the England rugby league team. read more

  • Warrington Deaf Society leads the way in diversifying

    DIVERSIFYING is a buzz word for many industries. read more

  • The low down on Warrington music with Lee Harman

    Weekend columnist Lee Harman has been championing the Warrington music scene for two years. read more

  • VIDEO: Violent robbery gang jailed for 24 years for 'crime spree of terror'

    A WOMAN from Warrington has been jailed for her part in a cross-border crime spree that saw cars stolen to raid homes and businesses in violent robberies. read more

  • terry birchall

    TERRY BIRCHALL Passed away suddenly on Tuesday 14th October 2014 aged 82 years. Terry will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. A funeral service will be held at Blessed John Henry Newman R.C. Church Latchford on Monday 27th October at 11.30am followed by cremation at Walton Lea Crematorium. A celebration of Terry's life will take place at Grappenhall and Thelwall Royal British Legion following the cremation. Donations if desired in lieu of flowers may be made payable to The British Heart Foundation and sent to P.J. Lundy Funeral Directors 10 Barley Road, Thelwall, Warrington, WA4 2EZ. Tel: 01925 861881. read more

  • edward dix

    EDWARD DIX Passed away peacefully at home with his loving family at his side on Sunday 19th October 2014 aged 65. Eddie was a wonderful dad, grandad,brother,and son and will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Beloved dad to Steven, Paula, Jenny cherished grandad to Collete, Ryan, Katharine, Sam, Harry, Hannah, Jack, Charlie, Stella. Eddie will be very sadly missed by all his family & friends.(A celebration of Eddie life will take place at St. James Church, Great Sankey on Tuesday 28th Oct 2014 at 13.30pm followed by cremation at Walton Lea at 15.00 pm All enquiries to Maddock funeral Directors 01925 652819 read more

  • Richard "Frank" Catterall

    RICHARD "FRANK" CATTERALL Sadly passed away on Thursday 9th October 2014 at Birch Court Nursing Home. Aged 89 years. Funeral service to take place on Friday 24th October 2014, at Christ Church Latchford at 10.00am followed by burial at Warrington Cemetery, Manchester Road, Warrington at 11.00. Frank will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. All enquiries to Co operative Funeralcare Tel: 01925 262 000 read more

  • Noel Lightfoot

    NOEL LIGHTFOOT Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday 16th October 2014, aged 64 years.The funeral service will take place on Tuesday 28th October 2014 at St. Elphins Church commencing at 11.15am followed by committal at Walton Lea Crematorium at 12.20pm.Family flowers only please.All enquiries to Houghtons Funeral Directors, 216 Lovely Lane, Warrington. Tel 01925 245555 read more

  • Barbara Davis

    BARBARA DAVIS Passed away peacefully at St Rocco’s Hospice, with her loving family at her side on, Thursday 16th October 2014, aged 62 years. Predeceased by her devoted Husband Brian, loving Mum to Paul & Kim, beloved Nan to Ryan & Jessica. She will be dearly missed by all of her family & friends. A celebration of Barbara’s life will take place at Cairo Street Church on Thursday 30th October 2014 at 1:15pm, followed by committal at Walton Lea Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, in memory of Barbara may be forwarded to St Rocco’s Hospice. All enquiries to Knox & Son Funeral Directors. 43-45 Orford Road Warrington Tel: 01925 633388 read more

  • Elaine Matthews

    ELAINE MATTHEWS Passed away peacefully on 11th October 2014, aged 69 years. Elaine was the beloved wife of Gordon, loving daughter to Alma, dear stepmother to John, step-nan to John, Christopher & Bethany and great grandmother to Lewis & Bradley. The funeral will take place on Friday 24th October 2014 at Widnes Crematorium at 3pm. Family flowers only with donations in Elaine’s memory gratefully received for MacMillan Nurses All enquiries to Co-operative Funeralcare Tel: 01925 445555. read more

  • Christine Ann Madden

    CHRISTINE ANN MADDEN Passed away at home on 16th October, 2014 aged 72 years. Beloved wife of Michael and a loving mother and grandmother, she will be sadly missed. Funeral service to take place on Monday 27th October, 2014 at Walton Lea Crematorium commencing at 1.00 p.m. Enquiries to Co-operative Funeralcare, Stockton Heath Tel 01925 262000 read more

  • Frank Meechan

    FRANK MEECHAN Passed away suddenly on 18th October, 2014 aged 73 years. Partner of Josie Whittaker, step dad to Karen and Allan, grandad to Joe, Andrew and Matthew he will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Funeral Service to take place on Thursday 30th October, 2014 at Walton Lea Crematorium commencing at 12.20 p.m. Family flowers only but donations if desired to Alder Hey Childrens Hospital. Enquiries to Co-operative Funeralcare, Stockton Heath Tel 01925 262000. read more

  • Brian Collier

    BRIAN COLLIER Sadly passed away peacefully after a short illness in Warrington Hospital with his family by his side. Dear husband of Sheila, much loved dad of Jeannett, Alan and daughter in law Julie. Devoted grandad of Jodie, Rachel, Jessica and Morgan. Brian will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. The Funeral Service will take place at Christ Church, Padgate on 27th October 2014 at 1.30pm followed by interment at Hollinfare Cemetery, Hollins Green. Donations, if desired, to Cancer Research UK. All enquiries to Knox & Son. Tel: 01925 633388 read more

  • Lynne Mary Fruish

    LYNNE MARY FRUISH (nee Mather) Aged 64 years, passed away peacefully at St Rocco's Hospice on 11th October 2014 following a long illness. Lynne was surrounded by family and friends throughout her personal battle. She will be deeply missed by devoted husband John (Ian) and her four loving sons Stephen, Cavan, Glen & Gavin. Lynne was completely dedicated to all of her family and loved nothing more than to have the house full. She was an amazing wife, mum, mother in law, nan and great nan and will be forever missed by us all. Lynne is also survived and will be greatly missed by her mother Mary. A celebration of Lynne's life will take place at 11.00am on Monday 27th October 2014 at Walton Lea Crematorium, then on to The Walton Arms for family & friends. No flowers please, donations are welcome and the family have requested that these go to St Rocco's Hospice. ALL ENQUIRIES TO CO-OPERATIVE FUNERALCARE. TEL 01925-445555 read more

  • W Dowling

    WILLIAM DOWLING The funeral of William (Bill) Dowling took place on October 15th at Christ Church Padgate, followed by a celebration of his life at the Village Urban Resort. June Dowling would like to thank family and friends who made his funeral a great celebration of his 90 years, and for their wonderful messages and cards she received. Their support and generosity raised a substantial sum for St. Rocco's Hospice and the Clatterbridge Cancer Charity. A special thank you to the wonderful staff of ward A9 at Warrington Hospital who made a very sad time more bearable by their care for Bill and the compassion and help they gave to all the family. read more

  • Susan Mary Crossland

    SUSAN MARY CROSSLAND Passed away peacefully at St Rocco’s on Thursday, 16th October, aged 61 years. The funeral service will take place at Walton Lea Crematorium on Thursday, 30th October at 11:40 . Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to St Rocco‘s and Macmillan . All enquiries to Houghtons Funeral Directors, 53 London Road, Stockton Heath. Tel 01925 264444 read more

  • john finn

    JOHN THOMAS FINN Maureen,Stephen,alan, ian, garry and their families would like to thank relatives and friends for their kindness love and support on the sad loss of our beloved husband dad and grandad . Thank you for all your cards flowers and donations they have been greatly appreciated at this sad time . Special thanks to the excellent care the district nurses and doctors from Latchford medical centre gave John in his last week's. Also thanks to father Trevor for the lovely service and to Houghtons funeral directors read more

  • Mary Ann Dix-Baker

    MARY ANN DIX-BAKER Passed away peacefully on Sunday 19th October 2014 at Warrington Hospital aged 73 years. Funeral service to take place on Friday 31st October 2014, at Walton Lea Crematorium, Chester Road, Warrington at 2.20. Mary will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Family flowers only and donations in memory of Mary will be gratefully received for the Salvation Army. All enquiries to Co-operative Funeralcare Tel: 01925 445555 read more

  • Paul Scott Mahoney

    PAUL SCOTT MAHONEY "MO" 15 Squadron RAF Regiment 20th October In loving memory "The missing piece of the jigsaw" If tears could build a stairway and memories a lane, I would walk right up to Heaven and bring you back again. Forever remembered with love from Mum, Dad, Ian, and Stuart and family xxx read more

  • Glenys Grice

    GLENYS GRICE 23.10.13 In our hearts you will always stay, Loved and remembered every day. Love Eric, Trevor, Susan, Graham, Rachel and Amanda, and sister Gaynor xxxxxx read more

  • John & Den Tarburton

    TARBURTON JOHN 21.11.66 - 26.10.04 DEN 8.6.43 - 27.10.10 Memories of a dear son and of a dear dad, husband, grandad and great grandad. Always in our hearts With lots of love Lyn (mum) Denise and Andrew xxx read more

  • J Brookes

    JOHN BROOKES 25th October 2009 Loving memories of a dear husband, dad & grandad Love and miss you every day Always in our thoughts Love always Linda,Joanne, Phil, Kiaran and Liam xxx read more

  • K Brockley

    KEITH CHARLES WARREN BROCKLEY 26.10.2013 The times we shared, The laughs we had, Things we miss when we think of you Dad, A year has gone by and we can truly say That we love and miss you every day From you children, grandchildren and great grandchildren read more

  • ann gillooly

    ANN GILLOOLY 26th October 2013 Beloved Wife, Mum and Grandma. Loved and remembered every day. Loving Husband John and family xxx read more

  • michael ashton

    MICHAEL ASHTON 23RD OCTOBER 28TH ANNIVERSARY. Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day. Unseen unheard but always near. Still loved still missed and very dear. Sadly missed love wife Rose and daughters Jane, Carmel and Kate and all of your grandchildren xxx read more

  • stuart kevin lowe

    STUART KEVIN LOWE 10/09/1989-25/10/2007 7 years have passed, how time has flown, still hurts as though it was yesterday, I'll never forget you my beautiful Son, God bless, Love you always Dad xx read more

  • steven stirrup

    STEVEN STIRRUP 17/10/59-25/10/08 In our heart's you will always stay, loved and remembered every day "Our Ste" Never selfish always kind, these are the memories you left behind love Mum, Brothers, Sisters & families x love and miss you Uncle Ste x read more

  • Edward James Dagnall

    EDWARD JAMES DAGNALL 23rd October 2012 Sadly missed along life's way Quietly remembered every day, No longer in our life to share but in our hearts you are always there. Wife Sylvia & family xxx read more

  • K Brockley

    KEITH CHARLES WARREN BROCKLEY October 26th 2013 It was a year ago today you left me without goodbye As my eyes fill with tears, I still ask why God took the one I love to mend cars in the sky. But I know God only takes the best and the best one was you. Loving wife Dorothy read more

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