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Cllr Judith Wheeler

Facility plans and water work completion - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Staying mentally strong

Staying mentally strong

Owner Lisa Sherratt celebrating the salon's 21st birthday

Birthdays, football and reading awards: 7 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Mary and Arthur made their third visit in 10 years to Buckingham Palace

Third visit to Buckingham Palace in 10 years for Appleton couple

Walton Hall and Gardens

Walton Gardens award and festival commences - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Harry Laing was joined in the Town Hall by MP David Mowat

Festival fever and parking problems - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Bryan Robson and Ilham Begde

Haircuts, long grass and skydives: 7 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Chloe Bedworth and her cousin Leo Seed

Trainee teacher to shave hair for ward that looks after cousin

Players from Hollyoaks celebrate their victory

Hollyoaks stars join Appleton business to put on football fundraiser

Go on safari at Risley Moss

Pupils Alfie Hands and Kathryn Kendrick with head teacher Michelle Dobson MBA080615A

Time capsules, lottery funding and men's fitness: 6 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Ashley Terron was accompanied at the party by girlfriend Jodie Clayton

Royal garden party and pizza portrait - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Cllr Kate Hannon opens the refurbished pavilion MBA230515

Pavilion refurbishments at Alexandra Park unveiled

James Jennion

Charity awards, trips to Peru and a new gym: 5 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Pupils Logan Conlon and Amber Lawless IPT22515

Students take tips from Three Little Pigs and learn how to build a brick house

School rated as outstanding for third time in a row

School rated as outstanding for third time in a row

The travellers site in Walton

Traveller site concern and educational walk - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

St Matthew's CE Primary School pupils have been celebrating their 'outstanding' Ofsted report

Commitment of St Matthew's pupils and staff recognised in 'outstanding' Ofsted report

Garden Safari returns to Rixton and Glazebrook

Silcock’s Funfair

Leaking roofs, charity cycles and champagne receptions: 7 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Kerry Jones

Fitness fanatic comes top in competition

Wendy with, from back l-r: David Gartside, Brun Munslow, Chris Pitts, Sue Davies, Janet Acton, Paul Moir-Riches DGGB190515

Lions roar to success for mum-of-four in need of wheelchair

Litter picks, swimathons and papal visits: 7 things things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Litter picks, swimathons and papal visits: 7 things things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Some of the pupils who took part in the sponsored bounce

Pupils take on sponsored bounce for Nepal appeal

From l-r: Year six pupils Lucy Rothwell, Louise Ashworth, Eva Connolly, Amelia Moss, Ewan Schooles, Henry O'Neill and Jessica Dix-Baker IPZY30415

St Thomas' pupils celebrate dominant year on netball court

Celia Jordan is the new chairman of Stockton Heath Parish Council IPQ17415

Former councillor unanimously voted as new Stockton Heath Parish Council chairman

Stockton Heath Primary School pupils Ethan Lang and Emma Conroy IPA12515

Stockton Heath pupils visit ice cream parlour ahead of setting up their own

Tudor Pole (l) welcomes Chris Rees to the Stockton Heath Festival team

Festival role changes and crime figures - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Chantelle Scargill

Student through to final of skills competition

Max Vickers shot to fame on the X Factor in 2011

Former X Factor star and PCSO support - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Rixton-with-Glazebrook Carnival to return on June 27

The library team Jan Puzylo, Jenny Graham and Jo Unsworth

School reunions, book giveaways and new kits: 6 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Ted and Jo after the youngster won the Warrington Guardian Inspiration Award last year MBEB301014

Inspirational Stockton Heath youngster sets sights on Paris

Horses, psychics and bag packing: 5 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Horses, psychics and bag packing: 5 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Boris Johnson and David Mowat outside Wild Bikes in Stockton Heath last Wednesday

Election result and Boris Johnson visit - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Cllr Billy Lines-Rowlands

Chance for a park to be proud of

Robert Colquhoun planting the tree at the ceremony IPVK23415

Christmas comes early for residents association

Black Circles members Sam (l) and Martin        Photo by Melanie Smith

Parish councillor 'upset' and festival selection - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

The divers on the expedition

Divers return from 'trip of a lifetime'

George Preidt

Scholarships, funfairs and duathlons: 5 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Representatives from CIMBRA and Muir signing the contracts

Work to start on community play area

Finn Richards has set his sights on the future MBW120415

Stockton Heath youngster impresses packed audience at The Brindley

Parish councillor Sonia Boggan is calling for the pavements to be improved

Pavement problems and bike ride invitation - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Silver Lane closed to prevent flytipping and illegal use by travelling community

The Dukes of Biohazard, aka Chris Johnson, Craig Daniels and Mark Ryder with their BMW

Charity rallies, boxercise and football coaching: 5 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Pamela before her haircut

Woman's charity haircut after brother's life-changing accident

From l: Bridget Francis, Sharon Harris and Charlotte Comer

Cheese and wine fundraising and apps tips - FIVE things we learned in Appleton, Stockton Heath and neighbouring villages this week

Julie Groom and John Dando with the students

New floors, birthdays and inflatable fun: 7 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Firefighters in Stockton Heath changed roles for the day IPC28315

Stockton Heath firefighters' car wash raises more than £330

Filming sharks, haunted hotels and tree planting: 6 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

Filming sharks, haunted hotels and tree planting: 6 things we learned in Orford, Padgate, Woolston, Fearnhead this week

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