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Cllr Hitesh Patel

Council takes anti hate crime action

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Search on to find Warrington brides of the 1940s, 50s and 60s

Search on to find Warrington brides of the 1940s, 50s and 60s

How the hedge could look and where it could be built

Hedge could be built to slow speeding drivers in Great Sankey

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Earl Dubique-Ashton spent time training with BBC Radio 5 recently.

Budding radio star secures BBC gig

Fearnhead Cross Centre is set for a 'much-needed' refurbishment. Picture by Google Maps.

Community centre set for 'much-needed' refurb

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Town centre bar closed pending review after man glassed at nightclub

Town centre bar closed pending review after man glassed

Emergency services deal with motorcyclist crash on Manchester Road

UPDATED 12.40: Emergency services deal with motorcyclist crash on Manchester Road

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Ethan Cunnington

Vital lifeline given to Birchwood boy

The construction of a £400k footpath and bridge at Spittle Brook is underway.

Work on £400k footpath and bridge underway

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Paul Edmonds will cycle 328 miles from London to Paris in memory of his grandparents.

Man plans 328-mile cycle in memory of grandparents who both suffered from Alzheimer's

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Missing: Jonny Doherty

Hunt to trace missing teen with links to Cheshire continues

Concerns have been raised over the safety of the Cabinet Works building and Garnett's water tower

Demolition work near Cabinet Works to begin – planning application for historic site 'imminent'

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Cheshire Constabulary suspended from Stop and Search Scheme

Cheshire Constabulary suspended from Stop and Search Scheme

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn visits Warrington to attend Hillsborough inquest

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Knifeman wanted after attempted robbery at shop in Orford

Knifeman wanted after attempted robbery at shop in Orford

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The executive board will meet at the Town Hall on Monday

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: How much extra you could be paying in council tax from April

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Humans of Warrington: Gabby Gibbons PH_2136001

Humans of Warrington: Cycling Gabby

Search launched to find Warrington hopefuls for Come Dine With Me

Search launched to find Warrington hopefuls for Come Dine With Me

Bewsey carer Val Caldwell has won the top prize in Warrington Disability Partnership's Christmas raffle. She described the tumble dryer, donated by Michael Croughton of J.A.K Appliances, as a 'godsend'.

Tumble dryer a 'godsend' for carer

Layla Hawcroft with fellow pupils at Bradshaw Community Primary School DG_288003

Inspirational schoolgirl to join mum on trip to Greek island to help refugees

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YMCA manager Susan Blyth

'Disastrous' funding cuts from council look set to force YMCA to close within months

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Pre-school rated inadequate by Ofsted

Pre-school rated inadequate by Ofsted

An artist's impression of how the temporary market will look when completed

NEW PICS: Temporary market hall construction begins as part of £107m project

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Warrington Magistrates' Court

Revealed: Warrington County Court set to close and Warrington Magistrates' Court to be relocated

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Man arrested for series of indecent exposure offences following police investigation

Man arrested following reports of flasher in Warrington town centre

Former Padgate High student Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc announce the full team for Top Gear relaunch

Former Padgate High student Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc announce the full team for Top Gear relaunch

Plans to knock down the Spar shop on Thelwall New Road in Grappenhall have been rejected by Warrington Borough Council's planning department.

Plans to bulldoze Spar shop to build homes thrown out

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One lane on the M56 was closed until 4.45pm

Motorists warned of M56 delays following three-vehicle crash

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Love heart cat Aramis

Meet the cat wearing a heart on her coat this Valentine's Day

Nathan Thomas snapped this picture at Old Trafford

Man United fan 'buzzing' after club's World Cup winner posts his picture to millions

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Paul Hancock

Fire bosses vow to continue to provide 'first class fire and rescue service' in wake of cuts

The team from Harvester Apollo and PureGym DG_260001

Team set to tackle charity cycle in aid of Baby Ava Foundation

Cllr Paul Bretherton

Labour investigating 'concerns' from candidate selections – 'wounded' councillor 'devastated' by deselection

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Cllr Kevin Bennett was among protestors outside the Town Hall on Monday

Town's youth service facing further £118k spending cuts as fears over its future intensify

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TV licence evaders have been getting 'creative' with their excuses

'I was too busy with the bingo' – excuses from town's TV licence evaders revealed

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Phil Gartside

Tributes paid to Phil Gartside for his 'huge influence' on the town

Lorna Beeby attempted to smuggle nearly £1,000 worth of ecstasy into Creamfields and when caught asked officers if they could let her go. She was jailed for two-and-a-half years this week.

JAILED: Woman given two-and-a-half years for smuggling ecstasy into Creamfields

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Lizzie Jones sang Abide with Me at last year's Challenge Cup Final

Lizzie Jones 'honoured' to sing at Wolves Super League opener

Man jailed after police shut down cannabis factory and seize hundreds of plants

Man jailed after police shut down cannabis factory and seize hundreds of plants

Junior doctors have staged a second strike at Warrington Hospital today.

UPDATED 13.43: Junior doctors walk out at Warrington Hospital

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The students joined MP David Mowat on the trip to Parliament

'I hope this will inspire our students' – Bridgewater High pupils enjoy trip to Parliament

Ben Dunne

Penketh High School to close its sixth form

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Vera and Shetland author Ann Cleeves visited Woolston Neighbourhood Hub yesterday.

IN PICTURES: Vera and Shetland author Ann Cleeves visits town

Travellers have returned to the former Bayleaf site in Longbarn

Fresh plea for transit camp after travellers return to private Longbarn site

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Cllr David Keane (l) and Cllr Russ Bowden

Warrington North Labour members to nominate candidate for police and crime commissioner election

Stan the Man is in good spirits as he recovers from a broken hip at Warrington Hospital.

Stan the Man in hospital after suffering broken hip in fall

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A picture of Peel Hall shot from Barry May's back fence

Petition warning residents against 'ridiculous' Peel Hall development plans gathers pace

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A shot of Warrington Library from Google Maps

Library opening hours to be slashed from Monday

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The Warrington Business Awards 2016 are now open for entries.

Entries open for Business Awards

An accident in Warrington town centre caused delays to motorists this morning.

Town centre accident causes delays

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