THE plan to convert the former Royal Court Theatre into a ‘sex entertainment venue’ must surely take the prize for the most obnoxious application ever to be put before Warrington Borough Council.

This application, as reported in the February 22 edition of the Warrington Guardian, offers the prospect of confuting the town centre into a ‘red light district’ with all the associated anti- social issues which would surely follow.

Warrington’s proud Edwardian patrons would turn in their graves