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Former Penketh High School pupil takes CBeebies' Twirlywoos under his wing

Warrington Guardian: The Twirlywoos

9:01am Saturday 28th February 2015

MEET the Twirlywoos.

INTERVIEW: Dave Spikey on the Phoenix Nights reunion in Manchester, the drama of the opening night and the prospect of a third series

Warrington Guardian: Dave Spikey

4:56pm Friday 27th February 2015

THE opening night of Phoenix Nights at Manchester Arena was not quite what Dave Spikey had in mind.

TV view: Sons of Anarchy - A ride on the dark side

Warrington Guardian:

10:08am Friday 27th February 2015

WHEN debates have raged about nature versus nurture leading thinkers probably did not have a motorbike gang in mind.

Book sale to fund security system for pre-school after being targeted by yobs

2:01pm Thursday 26th February 2015

A BOOK sale on Friday and Saturday will help raise money for a pre-school that was broken into twice before Christmas.

Acoustic singer-songwriter John Smith to play Manchester

9:17am Thursday 26th February 2015

IT seems to be a great time for singer-songwriters at the moment.

Crime author Ann Cleeves coming to Lymm

Warrington Guardian:

2:50pm Wednesday 25th February 2015

CRIME writer Ann Cleeves will be giving a talk and doing a book signing at Lymm Golf Club on Wednesday, March 4.

LA YouTube sensation brings One Man Breaking Bad to Salford

2:03pm Wednesday 25th February 2015

IT has been the show that everyone has been talking about.

Game review - Dying Light

11:59am Wednesday 25th February 2015

Dying Light

Review: Death From Above 1979, The Ritz, Manchester

10:48am Wednesday 25th February 2015

Death From Above 1979, The ritz, manchester

CD review: José González - Vestiges & Claws

9:52am Wednesday 25th February 2015

José González - Vestiges & Claws

DVD review - The Book of Life

9:16am Wednesday 25th February 2015

The Book of Life

The Cribs to play free set at Head record store

5:08pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

WEST Yorkshire indie rockers The Cribs are to play a live set at Head record store in Golden Square on Tuesday, March 24.

Brazilian festival in Palmyra Square this Saturday

4:37pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

BRAZILIAN drummers, samba dancers and a capoeira display will bring Palmyra Square to life on Saturday as part of a celebration of the Cultural Quarter.

Talented flute and piano duo to perform recital at Holy Trinity Church

4:20pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

A FORMER winner of the Warrington Competition for Young Musicians and a BBC Young Musician finalist are teaming up for a performance at Holy Trinity Church.

Team behind Lymm Panto to launch variety show

2:48pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

LYMM Panto’s big brother, the Vaudeville Variety Show, is coming to the village for a night of burlesque dancing, adult humour and outrageous sketches.

Writing Geek Girl based on my high school years was a cathartic experience

1:13pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

WHEN Holly Smale was a teenager she immersed herself in novels as a means of escape.

Dennis Locorriere: I won't be hooked on the past

12:00pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

DR Hook's biggest hits may have been written more than 30 years ago.

Jason Manford on filming Ordinary Lies in Warrington, taking on The Producers and his friendship with Peter Kay

11:19am Tuesday 24th February 2015

CHANCES are you will see a lot of Jason Manford this year.

Warrington welcomes its first 'rawganic' vegan restaurant Shambala

3:35pm Monday 23rd February 2015

A BOHEMIAN vibe has hit Warrington thanks to a new vegan restaurant.

Lidl and KFC plans to transform neglected 'gateway' to Warrington deferred

2:55pm Friday 20th February 2015

A DERELICT site in Sankey Bridges which has been described as a 'disgrace' and an 'eyesore' might not be redeveloped despite support from nearby residents.

'King of the Jungle' Carl Fogarty hands out two awards to Culcheth apprentice

2:26pm Thursday 19th February 2015

IT is not everyday that you are hailed as a winner by the 'King of the Jungle'.

Nominate Culcheth's real 'super heroes' as part of comic themed Community Day

11:16am Thursday 19th February 2015

CULCHETH residents will soon be asked to reveal the 'secret identity' of the 'superheroes' in their community.

Life saving defibrillator in Birchwood after fundraising mission

5:14pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

A DEVICE which can save lives in the event of cardiac arrest is ready for use in Birchwood after a fundraising mission.

Your chance to be cast in blockbuster film

Warrington Guardian:

12:44pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

EVER wondered what it would be like to be part of a hit film like Guardians of the Galaxy or The Theory of Everything?

Game review: Evolve

11:49am Wednesday 18th February 2015


Screen view - Chris Pratt would be a whip-cracking choice as Indiana Jones

Warrington Guardian: Chris Pratt

5:15pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

FOLLOWING the fan frenzy when Disney bought the rights to Star Wars, a certain whip-wielding adventurer was forgotten about.

DVD review and trailer: Gone Girl (18)

Warrington Guardian: Gone Girl

3:13pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

By their very nature, most whodunnits rely on the central idea that you find out who the murderer is at the end.

DVD review - Enemy

2:38pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

Enemy (15)

Budding filmmakers urged to submit their work for Warrington festival

1:34pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

ENTRIES are now being accepted for Warrington's Long Shot Film Festival.

Band hailed by Clash guitarist as next big thing to play in Warrington this Saturday

Warrington Guardian: Pink Cigar

12:55pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

A BAND who were described by The Clash's former guitarist Mick Jones as the band to watch in 2015 are starting their tour in Warrington.

Internationally acclaimed classic music trio to perform at Walton Hall

Warrington Guardian: The Gould Piano Trio

12:30pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

THREE acclaimed musicians whose reputations precede them all over the world are to play at Walton Hall on Wednesday.

VIDEO: Status Quo drummer drops in to Priestley College to inspire students to achieve 'whatever you want'

Warrington Guardian: Leon Cave with students

12:06pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

A FORMER Priestley student – who is now in one of the world’s most famous rock bands – returned to college this week to inspire the next generation of musicians.

Review: Kerrang tour with Don Broco, Manchester Academy

Warrington Guardian: Tom Doyle of Don Broco. Picture: Lee Harman

5:47pm Monday 16th February 2015

MUSIC fans wore their hearts on their sleeves as Kerrang's annual tour rolled through Manchester on Valentine's Day.

Theatre review: Scuttlers, Royal Exchange

Warrington Guardian: Bryan Parry as Sean in Scuttlers

4:55pm Monday 16th February 2015

SCUTTLERS should be compulsive viewing for those annoying people who drone on about 'the good old days'.

Do you have what it takes to fight fires and help save lives?

11:46am Monday 16th February 2015

DO you have what it takes to fight fires, battle floods and help lives on the scene of road accidents?

Grant scheme set up for Birchwood charities

5:01pm Thursday 12th February 2015

A GRANT scheme has been set up to kickstart community group projects.

Call to put an end to trolleys being abandoned in Birchwood

Warrington Guardian: Call to put an end to trolleys being abandoned in Birchwood

9:32am Thursday 12th February 2015

BIRCHWOOD supermarkets have been called upon to do more about trolleys being dumped in the town.

UPDATED: Warrington urban artist Vike to strike again this Valentine's Day

Warrington Guardian: Warrington urban artist Vike to strike again this Valentine's Day

8:02am Thursday 12th February 2015

WARRINGTON'S answer to Banksy is getting couples in the mood for love with a Valentine's Day art dump.

Piano prodigy who impressed Britain's Got Talent judges to perform free recital in Warrington

Warrington Guardian: Piano prodigy who impressed Britain's Got Talent judges to perform free recital in Warrington

10:22am Wednesday 11th February 2015

A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD who played The Flight of the Bumblebee blindfolded for the Britain's Got Talent judges is to perform in Warrington on Saturday.

Fifty Shades of Grey looks set to be box office hit

Warrington Guardian: Box office frenzy for Fifty Shades Of Grey

2:30pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

FIFTY Shades of Grey hits cinemas this Friday - just in time for Valentine's Day and already looks set to be a box office hit.

DVD review - The Babadook

Warrington Guardian: The Babadook

5:21pm Monday 9th February 2015

The Babadook (15)

Cinema review: Love Is Strange

Warrington Guardian: Alfred Molina and John Lithgow in Love Is Strange

4:09pm Monday 9th February 2015

Love Is Strange (15)

Breathless Valentine's screening: Love doesn't always conquer all

Warrington Guardian: Breathless

3:15pm Monday 9th February 2015

IF you are looking for a romantic experience at the cinema but are fed up of all the typical rom coms, try Breathless for an alternative Valentine's treat.

Game review: Shantae and the Pirate's Curse

Warrington Guardian: Shantae and the Pirate's Curse

1:28pm Monday 9th February 2015

FOLLOWING in the vein of Metroid and Castlevania, Shantae and the Pirate's Curse is a love letter to the old adventure platformers on the SNES and PlayStation.

Game review: Life Is Strange episode one

Warrington Guardian: Life Is Strange makes it feel like you are playing an arthouse movie at times

12:26pm Monday 9th February 2015

WE have all had moments when we wished we had a 'rewind button'.

Comedian Jimeoin: Getting on stage was like a bungee jump and it still makes me feel alive 25 years later

Warrington Guardian: Jimeoin

11:17am Friday 6th February 2015

MOST comedians can name a legendary comic who inspired them or a stand-up routine that changed their perspective of live comedy.

New owners hope Pickering Arms is more appealing to Thelwall community after £200,000 revamp

Warrington Guardian: The Pickering Arms

10:31am Thursday 5th February 2015

THE Pickering Arms in Thelwall will be offering a refreshed menu to accompany its new look after a £200,000 revamp.

Culcheth, Croft and Glazebury roads to see improvements in February and March

10:31am Thursday 5th February 2015

THREE major road improvement projects in Culcheth, Glazebury and Croft have been given the green light by Warrington Borough Council.

The human jukebox - Harry The Piano on Big Breakfast, David Bowie and teaching Hugh Laurie jazz

Warrington Guardian: Harry The Piano

9:47am Thursday 5th February 2015

HIS show has been described as a musical Cirque du Soleil but with his piano the only prop.

Competition: Win four tickets for Disney on Ice

Warrington Guardian: Disney on Ice

9:32am Thursday 5th February 2015

GET swept away to the wintry world of Frozen as the family show Disney On Ice returns to the north west.


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