• The mystery closure of a restaurant in Stockton Heath

    A RESTAURANT in Stockton Heath has closed, much to the mystery of residents in and among the area. Maison Fleur, based on Walton Road, has been shut since before Christmas following ‘unforseen circumstances’ as a notice read. The venue, which

  • Scrums to return to all rugby league competitions in 2022

    SCRUMS will be returning to all competitions in 2022 from the end of January. This announcement follows meetings with clubs from Betfred Super League, Championship and League One. The RFL Laws Committee recommended the return of scrums for

  • Learner driver caught going 145mph on M6

    A LEARNER driver was spotted doing 145mph on the M6 southbound during the early hours of this morning, Thursday. North West Motorway Police said the vehicle had now been seized. A statement reads: "MS16 paced this Mercedes S350 at 145mph on

  • What's in the Aldi and Lidl middles aisles this week?

    Aldi and Lidl will once again have a number of intriguing items for us to take a look at in the middle aisle this week. Whether it’s Aldi’s Specialbuys or Lidl’s Middle of Lidl, the latest offers are always worth checking out and there are some

  • New slot machine arcade is opened in Warrington town centre

    A NEW slot machine arcade has opened in Warrington town centre. Merkut Slots’ new £200,000 branch on Bridge Street is now open in the former JD Sports unit, next door to McDonald’s. Ten jobs have been created as a result, with the site set

  • Call to arms as big job to be done at Grey Mist Mere

    Frank Lythgoe’s Warrington Anglers’ Association column... THE Mersey Match Series on Sunday was fished on the Victoria Park section of the river. Jim Gannon needed only 1lb 11ozs 0drs made up of nine small roach, boosted by a bonus half-pounder

  • Stephen Andrew Bridle

    BRIDLE Stephen Andrew Stephen passed away on 30th November 2021 aged 45 years, has left such a massive hole in the hearts and minds of everybody who knew him, especially his family, friends and colleagues. He is so sadly missed by mum and dad, sister

  • Kathleen Kath Farmer

    FARMER Kathleen Kath Passed away peacefully at St Rocco's Hospice on 7th January 2022 aged 80 years Kath will be sadly missed by all family and friends. Family flowers only donations if desired to St Rocco's Hospice. The Funeral service will take place

  • Michael O'Donnell

    O'DONNELL Michael Passed away peacefully at home with his family. A Loving Dad, Grandad Paddy and friend. The funeral will take place at Walton Lea crematorium on Thursday 20th January at 4.20pm. Everyone is welcome, and welcome to join the family at

  • Richard Oswyn Owen

    OWEN Oswyn (Richard Oswyn Owen) Peacefully passed away at home on Thursday, 13th January 2022, aged 83. Oswyn will be deeply missed by his wife, Edna; daughters, Gill and Lyn; and all his loving family and friends. The funeral service will be held on

  • Joyce Whitfield

    JOYCE WHITFIELD 25-1-12 Another year without you what a wonderful person you were. Love you always Husband Geoff, Sons Philip, Nigel, Ian & family

  • Brenda Barlow

    BARLOW Brenda Brenda aged 100, passed away on 4th September 2021 at The Old Rectory Nursing Home, Grappenhall. Donations in lieu of flowers totalled £500.00 and were sent to The Hearing Dogs for the Deaf. Karen and Claire would like to thank family and

  • Nellie Shaw

    SHAW Nellie 19th January Remembered with love today and always. Susan & Robert.


    WRIGHT Mavis Sadly passed away peacefully at St Rocco's Hospice on Saturday 8th January 2022 aged 80 years. A devoted Wife to Gilbert. Much loved Mum to David, Geoff and Julie. Loved and adored by all of her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Will

  • Robert Cyril (Bob) Melvin

    MELVIN Robert Cyril (Bob) It is with great sadness the family of Bob announce his sudden passing on 24th December aged 82 years. A beloved Husband to Irene, loving Dad to Lee, Matt and Jason and a treasured Grandad to all of his Grandchildren and Great

  • Martin Francis TRAILL

    TRAILL Martin Francis Passed away suddenly on the 10th January aged 78. Martin was a much loved husband, dad and grandad who will be sadly missed but lovingly remembered. The funeral service will take place at Altrincham crematorium on Thursday 27th Jan


    CARRON Betty On 24th December, at Crick Care Home, Near Caldicot, Mon., Betty, aged 95 years, formerly of Elmtree Avenue, Padgate and Thelwall New Road, Thelwall. Beloved wife of the late Royle. Devoted mother of Sue and Dave, mother-in-law of Helen,

  • Alan Wright

    WRIGHT Alan Thomas Passed away in hospital on 2nd January, aged 92 years, after a short illness. Former Chair of Burtonwood Parish Council. Devoted husband of the Beryl. Dearly Loved father/father in law to Keith and Karen; much cherished Grandad to Callum.At