On the beat in the heart of Birchwood

Warrington Guardian:

10:35am Friday 11th July 2014

IT is back to school for CSOs in Birchwood as they take up a new base at Birchwood High School.

Culcheth vicar bids a fond farewell

Warrington Guardian: The Rev Chris Stafford with his book Care for the World	 MBA150808

10:34am Friday 11th July 2014

NEVER mind time travelling, a Culcheth vicar has been travelling through boundaries as he bids farewell to the village.

Cream tea in Culcheth

Warrington Guardian: Time for a cream tea

10:32am Friday 11th July 2014

TREAT yourself to cream tea for the relaunch of a community hub.

Fun at seaside at Bents

Warrington Guardian: From left: Mike Parker, Matthew Bent and Amanda Prescott

10:28am Friday 11th July 2014

LIFE’S a beach at Bents.

Culcheth councillor issues pledge

Warrington Guardian: Labour storms to parish council win

10:26am Friday 11th July 2014

BOROUGH councillor Matt Smith has pledged support for Culcheth, Glazebury and Croft residents’ causes following election victory.

New Lions leader in Birchwood

10:25am Friday 11th July 2014

BIRCHWOOD Lions Club has a new president.

Community grant

2:39pm Friday 4th July 2014

SUMMER will be packed with activities in Oakwood thanks to a grant of more than £6,500.

Youth church

2:38pm Friday 4th July 2014

THOMAS Risley Church is holding an evening service aimed at getting more young people involved with the church.

Party in the woods is great success

2:38pm Friday 4th July 2014

‘A PARTY in the woods’ was thrown in Risley Moss to celebrate the launch of The Mersey Forest Plan.

Brownies get Royal approval from Queen

Warrington Guardian:

2:37pm Friday 4th July 2014

SIXTH Culcheth Brownies were delighted when they received a letter from the Queen – and the youngsters found they had something in common with her.

Iconic building firm moves base to park

2:35pm Friday 4th July 2014

A COMPANY that has worked on some of the world’s most iconic structures has moved to Birchwood Park Hyder Consulting has moved its Warrington town centre and Whittle House operations to 401 Faraday Street in the business park.

Don’t miss community carnival

Warrington Guardian:

2:34pm Friday 4th July 2014

 Parade of floats and fun for all the family with day full of activities

Barbecue demonstrations

1:17pm Thursday 26th June 2014

BARBECUE demonstrations will be held at Bents today, Thursday, to get things sizzling for summer.

Vanessa bags big interviews

Warrington Guardian: Vanessa bags big interviews

1:16pm Thursday 26th June 2014

A BROWNIE leader from Culcheth had the chance to interview some of the UK’s biggest pop acts including Tinie Tempah and Pixie Lott.

Villagers demand road repairs

1:07pm Thursday 26th June 2014

 Residents say potholes and cracked pavements pose a serious risk to pedestrians

Nursery children enjoy colourful new learning areas

Warrington Guardian: Birchwood primary nursery renovated play area, left, Kian Reynolds and Alfie Warlow DGA160714

1:05pm Thursday 26th June 2014

YOUNGSTERS will be able to let their imaginations run wild thanks to an improved play area at Birchwood CE Primary School.

Music warms up carnival

1:04pm Thursday 26th June 2014

A FREE music evening is being held at The Black Swan as a warm up to the first Rixton-with-Glazebrook Carnival in more than 30 years.

Shoppers dig deep for charity

1:03pm Thursday 26th June 2014

ASDA Birchwood has thanked its customers after raising £11,236 for charities this year.

Staff return from Albania

12:42pm Thursday 26th June 2014

A TEAM of adventurers from a Birchwood business have returned from a 2,400-mile charity mission to Albania.

Free burger for armed forces personnel in Houghton Green

Warrington Guardian: Debbie and her Bang Thaidy burger (Photo: Carl Sukonik at The Vain)

10:46am Monday 23rd June 2014

ARMED Forces members can tuck into a free burger at a Houghton Green pub.

Wolfie set to be star of the show

12:38pm Friday 20th June 2014

CROFT Primary School is holding its summer fair on Saturday.

Tree-climbing at green safari

12:37pm Friday 20th June 2014

RISLEY Moss Green Safari returns on Sunday after a year’s absence.

Village fair returns due to demand

12:35pm Friday 20th June 2014

 Family fete takes place after 30 year hiatus following parish survey

Superheroes unite at scarecrow themed event

12:32pm Friday 20th June 2014

WAS it a bird? Was it a plane? No, it was a superhero-themed scarecrow trail in Rixton and Glazebrook.

Beth inspires three peaks climb

Warrington Guardian: Beth inspires three peaks climb

12:28pm Friday 20th June 2014

A TEAM of nine Culcheth friends are taking on the three peaks challenge after being inspired by the bravery of a teenager with Rett Syndrome.

Bobby in the lobby

2:11pm Friday 13th June 2014

DO you have concerns about crime or anti-social behaviour in Culcheth.

Free fitness sessions at youth centre

2:10pm Friday 13th June 2014

GET in shape with free fitness classes in Birchwood.

Raising the roof over repairs

2:10pm Friday 13th June 2014

PEOPLE using Newchurch Parish Hall will be able to raise the roof whatever the occasion after a £18,540 improvement scheme.

Holcroft opens its doors for care week

2:09pm Friday 13th June 2014

HOLCROFT Grange in Culcheth is throwing open its doors as part of National Care Home Open Day.

Weekend of prayer at Methodist Church

2:08pm Friday 13th June 2014

A weekend of prayer is being held at Culcheth Methodist Church in Ellesmere Road from Friday to Sunday.

Bootcamp class is big hit for fitness

2:07pm Friday 13th June 2014

BIRCHWOOD residents were put through their paces at a free boot camp-style workout.

At the polls! Students stage a vote for youth

Warrington Guardian: Year seven pupils Kieron Matthews, Megan Walsh, Reece Brown and Nicole Heimes at the polls

2:07pm Friday 13th June 2014

Birchwood High students have been voting for their representative at the national Youth Parliament.

Make a date

2:06pm Friday 13th June 2014

CROFT Parish Council’s next meeting is on Tuesday at 7.30pm at the village hall in Mustard Lane.

Gimme shelter! Stops are waste of money

Warrington Guardian: Nora Slate at one of the bus stops 	DGXA210514

2:05pm Friday 13th June 2014

n75-year-old says there is no protection from weather and the seats are too high

Clean up volunteers are stars of BBC show

Warrington Guardian: Nigel Balding, chairman of Gorse Covert Mounds, is interviewed on camera for Street Patrol UK

10:16am Friday 6th June 2014

 Camera crew followed fly-tipping action day

Gambia trip is ‘something I’ll always treasure’ says Girl Guide

Warrington Guardian: Gambia trip is ‘something I’ll always treasure’ says Girl Guide

10:15am Friday 6th June 2014

A CULCHETH teenager has described a Girlguiding trip to The Gambia as an experience she will always treasure.

Council catch-up

10:14am Friday 6th June 2014

CULCHETH and Glazebury Parish Council’s next meeting is at Glazebury Methodist Church on Tuesday at 7.30pm.

Wedding ideas at bridal fair

10:13am Friday 6th June 2014

FIND inspiration for your big day at Rhinewood Country House Hotel’s wedding fair.

Protected trees will be felled

10:13am Friday 6th June 2014

THREE protected trees are to be felled as part of a development at Tithe Barn in Culcheth Hall Drive.

Community tea party event

10:12am Friday 6th June 2014

IT will soon be time for tea in Locking Stumps.

Create your comic book hero

10:11am Friday 6th June 2014

DO you know your Spiderman from your Batman and could you name Marvel’s Avengers?

Victory for residents as parking fines are lifted

2:02pm Friday 30th May 2014

 Campaign victory after landowner suspends charges

Gimme shelter say Culcheth teens after new facility was installed

Warrington Guardian: Picture: Martin O’Neill

1:58pm Friday 30th May 2014

TEENS have already been making use of the new youth shelter in Culcheth.

Asda staff help with clean up

1:56pm Friday 30th May 2014

ASDA staff joined forces with The Woodland Trust to clean up a dumping ground in Gorse Covert.

Help is at hand

1:57pm Friday 30th May 2014

DO you have any concerns or questions about life in Birchwood?

Free service gives carers a break

1:56pm Friday 30th May 2014

CARERS in Culcheth are being offered a well-deserved break as part of National Carers Week.

Keep your belongings safe

1:55pm Friday 30th May 2014

POLICE are urging Oakwood residents to be vigilant after a recent rise in burglaries.

30th anniversary parade for Birchwood Carnival

Warrington Guardian: Fun in the sun in 2010

11:57am Wednesday 28th May 2014

BIRCHWOOD Carnival’s 30th anniversary will be marked with a parade around the Forest Park at 12.30pm on Sunday.

Time for tea in Locking Stumps

Warrington Guardian: Recipe: Beetroot and vanilla cup cakes with rose butter icing

11:54am Wednesday 28th May 2014

IT will soon be time for tea in Locking Stumps.

Get ready to explore residents’ garden safari

11:46am Tuesday 27th May 2014

GO on ‘safari’ to explore the gardens of Rixton and Glazebrook.

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