Walton's trees

12:24pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

DISCOVER more about Walton Hall's estate on a walk around the site this Sunday.

Pre-school celebrates silver anniversary

Warrington Guardian: St Matthew's Pre-school celebrate their anniversary MBAC290914

4:08pm Friday 10th October 2014

A STRETTON pre-school celebrated its 25th anniversary with a picnic lunch.

Fungal foray at Risley Moss

2:43pm Thursday 9th October 2014

FORAGE for fungi on a fungal foray.

Woman arrested during Risley prison operation

12:13pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A WOMAN was arrested as part of a police operation to prevent drugs and banned items getting into HMP Risley.

Award success for Stretton hotel

Warrington Guardian: Paul Gallon at The Park Royal

9:21am Friday 3rd October 2014

A STRETTON hotel is celebrating after helping to win the AA hotel group of the year at the AA Hospitality Awards.

Resurfacing works in Walton

4:05pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

WARRINGTON Borough Council will be carrying out work to resurface a busy road in Walton.

Church members get on their bikes for cause

Warrington Guardian: bike_WW1_ipe13914 Church of Latter Day Saints, Payne Close Sankey Cyclists Jean ives 632096 Church cyclists doing 100 miles for 100 years for the First World War 

5:18pm Friday 26th September 2014

MEMBERS of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Great Sankey got on their bikes for a 100 mile cycle to commemorate 100 years since the start of the First World War.

Apprentice engineers bag jobs at Sellafield's Risley base

Warrington Guardian: Director of Hinton House Andrew Carr (left) and chief executive Warrington Borough Council Steven Broomhead (front middle) congratulating the young apprentices on their new jobs with Sellafield Ltd

2:34pm Thursday 25th September 2014

SIX design engineering apprentices have been offered jobs with Sellafield after successfully completing their training at the company’s Risley office.

Digital age beckons for St Matthew's new vicar

Warrington Guardian: The Reverend Alan Jewell at Stretton St Matthew's Church DGL110914

12:31pm Thursday 25th September 2014

REACHING out to a new congregation in a digital age is the plan for the new Reverend at St Matthew's Church in Stretton.

Get online with your workout

Warrington Guardian: A gym member tries out the new machine

5:03pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A STRETTON hotel has opened the doors to its new state of the art gym.

Fundraiser for war memorial fund

2:50pm Thursday 18th September 2014

HEAD to St Josephs Club on Meeting Lane in Penketh next month for an evening with female harmony trio Nylon Hearts in aid of the Penketh and Sankey war memorial restoration fund.

Sophie helps with fitting sea tribute to killed sailors

Warrington Guardian: Sophie Heptonstall after the dive

2:34pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A SCUBA diver from Stretton was part of a team to lay a wreath and raise a flag on the wreck of a First World War ship to remember the 250 crewmen who died.

Super swimmers awarded for their efforts

Warrington Guardian: Swimmers at Penketh pool on Honiton Way received a variety of prizes.  ip11714

10:27am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THERE was big smiles all around as the latest group of super swimmers at Penketh pool were awarded for their efforts over the past few months.

Penketh pupils feeling top of the class

Warrington Guardian: High achievers from Penketh High getting trophies with pupil Danny Lea at the front DGC170714

8:51am Thursday 11th September 2014

PUPILS at Penketh High School were feeling top of the class after high achievers were awarded with trophies during a special presentation.

Family reach for the sky for charity

Warrington Guardian: (9959605)

8:48am Thursday 11th September 2014

MEET the family who reached for the skies to mark a Great Sankey man's 50th birthday and raised cash for charity in the process.

Quiz night at Olive Tree centre

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

8:52am Wednesday 10th September 2014

GET your thinking caps on as the Olive Tree Community Centre at Penketh Methodist Church hosts a fundraising quiz tomorrow night, Friday from 7pm.

Resurfacing works

2:53pm Monday 8th September 2014

MOTORISTS in Stretton and Lower Stretton will face a series of road closures around the M56 roundabout over the coming six weeks.

Library poppy tribute

Warrington Guardian: The poppies on show at Penketh Library

12:50pm Monday 8th September 2014

PENKETH Library has been among the venues to have a fitting tribute to the centenary of the First World War.

Rooms at the Peace Centre get a revamp

3:08pm Saturday 6th September 2014

ROOMS at the Peace Centre have been revamped thanks to a team of staff from John Lewis in Trafford, Cheadle and Liverpool.

Penketh pupils praised for radio advert

3:08pm Friday 5th September 2014

A STORAGE company called on the help of pupils at Penketh Community Primary School to record their latest radio advert.

Councillors return for surgeries

3:04pm Friday 5th September 2014

FOLLOWING the summer break, Great Sankey and Penketh councillors are back for their monthly parish council meetings.

Guided walk of Rixton Claypits

9:31am Friday 5th September 2014

EXPLORE Rixton Claypits on a free guided walk with the Rangers.

Chapelford supermarket chooses Guide Dogs as charity of the year

Warrington Guardian: Christine Hughes and her puppy, Edward Green with Macca and Kerry Singleton and Harley

3:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A CHAPELFORD supermarket has set tails wagging after choosing their latest charity of the year.

Penketh youngsters showcase history of area

Warrington Guardian:

6:05pm Friday 29th August 2014

PUPILS at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary have been showcasing their work into the history of Penketh. Teachers praised the youngsters at Walton Avenue for their hard work throughout the term writing news reports, creating fact files and building models of the area.

Teaming up to clean up the streets

Warrington Guardian: Clr David Keane

6:04pm Friday 29th August 2014

GREAT Sankey residents are coming together today, Thursday, to clean up the roads in their area.

Family fun day at Crosfields

Warrington Guardian: Latchford bow out to Crosfields

6:03pm Friday 29th August 2014

A FUNDRAISING family fun day takes place at Crosfields ARLFC, Hood Lane in Great Sankey on Saturday.

Wheels of fortune for Sankey Bridges woman

Warrington Guardian:

6:03pm Friday 29th August 2014

A SANKEY Bridges woman has been doing her bit to support the charity Motability with a sponsored bike ride.

Musical fundraiser in Penketh

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

6:02pm Friday 29th August 2014

HEAD to the Penketh Tavern for an evening of musical entertainment to raise cash for branch funds of the Penketh and Sankey Royal British Legion.

Gardeners question in Penketh and Sankey

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

6:01pm Friday 29th August 2014

CALLING all green-fingered residents.

Resident's rage over white lines

6:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

RESIDENTS in Great Sankey have been complaining over road closures along Whittle Avenue while white lines have been repainted.

Help fund tools for allotment clearing

3:08pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A GROUP of youngsters are fundraising for equipment to clear a section of land into an allotment for over 50s.

Parade plans are bigger and better

Warrington Guardian:

3:07pm Friday 22nd August 2014

ORGANISERS of this year’s Penketh Carnival have already got plans in place for next year’s parade after it proved a successful addition to this year’s event.

Residents anger at auction house bid

3:05pm Friday 22nd August 2014

ANGRY residents have hit out over plans for an auction house on Penketh Business Park.

Residents’ frustration over missed deadlines

3:04pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Delays over pond, play equipment and footpath continue to anger community

We’re in! Pupils put up a profit

Warrington Guardian:

3:03pm Friday 22nd August 2014

FORGET Dragon’s Den, youngsters at Great Sankey Primary School have been showing off their entrepreneurial spirit during an enterprise week.

Thanks for £3,000 fair fundraiser

3:01pm Friday 22nd August 2014

ORGANISERS of Great Sankey Primary School’s summer fair have thanked everyone involved after raising more than £3,000.

Riders wheels of fortune for charity

3:01pm Friday 22nd August 2014

CYCLISTS from a Great Sankey gym helped a team notch up more than 100 miles in adverse weather conditions to raise cash for children’s charity Together for Short Lives.

Car boot sale in Great Sankey

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

4:27pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

HEAD to Crosfields ARLFC this Monday for a fundraising car boot sale.

Triathlete’s tribute to pool staff

Warrington Guardian:

2:34pm Friday 15th August 2014

53-year-old who learnt to swim after spinal injury says sports award is down to them

Cricket wicket gets maiden outing

2:31pm Friday 15th August 2014

THE new cricket wicket in Chapelford was tried out for the first time as Chapelford Cricket Club took on a team from Warrington Borough Council.

Patient update after surgery closure

2:30pm Friday 15th August 2014

WATCHDOG Healthwatch Warrington has released an update on practices taking patients after the closure of the Barrow Hall Lane surgery.

Katie kops top award as best beauty therapist

Warrington Guardian:

2:24pm Friday 15th August 2014

A TALENTED teen has been celebrating after picking up a beauty therapist of the year award from Warrington Collegiate. Staff at the Fuss Salon in Great Sankey said they were very proud of employee Katie Gleave, aged 17, after she scooped the title at the further education awards ceremony. It adds to an exciting few months for the hairdressers on Park Road as employees have successfully completed a variety of training courses, won awards and were selected to work in the VIP tent at the Parklife festival.

Rangers are going batty about bats

2:23pm Friday 15th August 2014

JOIN the rangers at Sankey Valley Park on Wednesday as they host a ‘Batty about bats’ guided walk.

Sankey Manor summer fair

2:22pm Friday 15th August 2014

TENANTS of Sankey Manor are preparing for their summer fair this Saturday.

Gala raises £36,000 for youth club

2:21pm Friday 15th August 2014

HEAD to Hood Manor Community Centre this weekend for a Saturday surgery with Great Sankey councillor Jean Carter.

Fisheries officers out on patrol

Warrington Guardian:

12:03pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

ENVIRONMENT Agency fisheries officers have been on patrol in Sankey Valley Park with CSOs from Warrington West NPU.

Staff tickled pink with £200 raised

Warrington Guardian: Living with Secondary Breast Cancer

12:02pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

STAFF at Asda raised £209.98 for the supermarket’s breast cancer charity Tickled Pink thanks to a quiz night at Roosters on Liverpool Road.

Blooming great teamwork for gardens revamp

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

11:59am Wednesday 6th August 2014

TWO generations have been working together to help ensure the gardens around two Penketh care homes were looking blooming marvellous.

Museum marks First World war

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

11:57am Wednesday 6th August 2014

PENKETH and Great Sankey Heritage Group will be opening their museum doors next weekend, August 16 and 17 with displays commemorating the First World War.

Garden party marks 25th anniversary

Warrington Guardian: Warrington Guardian banner

11:56am Wednesday 6th August 2014

STAFF, parents and children enjoyed a special garden party open day at Warrington Day Nursery to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Asquith Nurseries.

Where I LiveYourGuardian

Your Say Your Guardian

Other Cheshire Titles


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree