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HS2 puts future of Croft in serious danger, says councillor

Support for Croft residents after Christmas flooding

Croft solar farm plans thrown out by council

Free school bus travel to continue in Croft for 'foreseeable future'

Cllr Chris Vobe

'Get your act together' says Croft councillor after new housing development leaves Lady Lane in 'disgraceful' state

Amy Groves, Emelia Wright, Chloe Wright and Erin Ivey DGXF150715

Gorse Covert youngsters inspired to help people with cancer after visit to The Christie

Volunteer dog walker urgently sought in Birchwood to help elderly resident

Volunteer dog walker urgently sought in Birchwood to help elderly resident

Helicopter flights at Kenyon Hall Farm

McDonald's clear up Birchwood Forest Park after concerns about fast food waste

McDonald's clear up Birchwood Forest Park after concerns about fast food waste

New members and leaders sought for Girl Guides Senior Section

Rianna Blood, Rosa Sakhi and Casey Skinner

Duck herding and giant wrestlers – all the fun of the fair at Croft Carnival

Heathfield House Day Nursery's Art Attack-style smile DGM110615

Youngsters show off their healthy grins for National Smile Month

Police and landlords during the ArcAngel launch at the General Elliot

Croft pubs join police scheme to tackle underage drinking and alcohol related crime


63-year-old puts fitness fanatics half his age through their paces at Birchwood bootcamp

Volunteers at Oakwood Neighbourhood Centre

Volunteers join forces to give Oakwood community centre new lease of life

Callum Thompson

Oakwood cadet to take on four-day challenge in bid to win Duke of Westminster Award

Funding scheme offers boost to Birchwood and Culcheth charities and groups

Nathan Hines of Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks player gets the ball rolling for charity fund by backing Birchwood-based Brainwave

Sarah and Aaron Wood

'Discovering Legacy Rainbow House was like someone switching on a light for our Aaron'

Jim Hilton with his wife Pauline

Croft councillor steps down for health reasons after 35 years serving the community

Joe Brindle and Michelle Smith have signed up for the free membership

Free tennis club membership for Birchwood Your Housing Group tenants

Councillors, police and representatives from Certas Energy and The Oliver King Foundation during the defibrillator presentation

Life saving defibrillator in Birchwood after fundraising mission

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

Grant scheme set up for Birchwood charities

Call to put an end to trolleys being abandoned in Birchwood

Call to put an end to trolleys being abandoned in Birchwood

Work starts on Birchwood Forest Park regeneration this week

Cllr Chris Vobe

Council investigating Croft farms flooding plight

Keep to your new year resolutions with the help of LiveWire

Pauline and Sophia face the chop

Youngster's heart surgery battle inspires fundraiser

Martin Hall

19-year-old addresses senior nuclear engineers after telling conference they are missing trick

Rob's winning image, 'The Welder Returns'

Croft amateur photographer snaps up top award

Christmas services

Gorse Covert Mounds benefits from £13,000 restoration project

Naomi Warburton, Rachel King, Rachel Watts, Jennifer Lyons, Janet King and Judith Parker

Girl Guide leaders celebrate 85 years of volunteering between them

Plans for Locking Stumps Primary extension revealed

Craft your own Christmas presents

Jack O'Gorman, Ava York, Erin Pritchard, Alexander Wood, Quinny Duncan, and Jack Quigley

Hunt for elves at Risley Moss fundraiser

Croft man's award for walking on the wild side

Risley Moss Christmas elf hunt to raise funds for pre-school


Nursery 'requires improvement'

Funds secured for traffic calming in Mill House Lane

Philip Sharpe lays a wreath beside the new memorial plaque

Croft memorial unveiled to honour village soldiers who lost their lives during First World War

Fred Humphries, Liz Clarke, Irene Clare, Pete Higson, Virginia Baglee and Sharon Piggin MBA251014

Cemetery action group raise the Green Flag for third year

Charlie Sharpe with his medal from the MMT 100 Mile race in Italy IPQ101014

Croft fitness fanatic wins 100 mile race in Italy

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

Gorse Covert path improvement work to start in November

Can you help with pond conservation?

Farmer Tod Bulmer at the pumpkin patch

Pumpkin festival coming to Kenyon Hall Farm for Halloween

Edward Green and his guide dog Macca

Funds pledged to Guide Dogs charity after blind man's taxi ordeal

Roadworks in Warrington Road and Locking Stumps Lane

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