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Farnworth Ward News February 2021

We hope you are all doing as well as you can and staying safe during this time. Below is a short update on the Farnworth Ward from Cllrs Val Hill, Andrew MacManus, Angela McInerney & Candidate Aimee Teeling. The following was provided with Area Forum  Funding :- Speed enforcement signs on Lunts Heath Road ‘You […]

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Ditton, Hale Village & Halebank Ward News February 2021

Dear Residents, Just another short update on what has been happening in the new Ditton, hale Village & Halebank Ward. We also touch on some issues from across the borough. COVID In the 7 days up to the 8th February, there had been 341 new cases in Halton. Although this is considerably lower than the […]

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Mersey & Weston Ward Update February 2021

We have seen a number of positive actions in the ward over recent months in what has been an extraordinarily difficult time, due to Covid 19, which have included: dealing with a number of fly-tipping incidents; support with benefit advice for self-employed and self-isolating residents; housing queries and antisocial behaviour. Although we cannot hold surgeries at the moment, […]

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Grange Ward News February 2021

Grange Ward News from Cllr John Abbott, Cllr Mark Dennett, & Cllr Joan Lowe Dear Residents, A short update on what has been happening in the Grange and across Halton, as we are keeping busy. COVID-19 By staying at home during this lockdown we have seen infection levels in Halton reduce significantly and we want […]

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Bridgewater Ward News February 2021

Cllrs Stef Nelson, Carol Plumpton-Walsh and John Stockton would like to thank PCSO Paul Barker for all his excellent work in the Ward. Paul is having to move on to a more ‘desk based’ position after sustaining an injury to his foot, but we hope to see him back at some time in the future. Throughout his time […]

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Central & West Bank Ward News February 2021

Dear Residents, We hope you are coping through this terrible time. Usually we would have been delivering leaflets to you, but we’re understandably not currently allowed to do that because of the Covid restrictions, so we wanted to provide you with a brief update online in the meantime. You may be aware that the Local […]

Council Leader Rob Polhill Derek Twigg MP Halton Borough Council News

Halton’s Tory Government Inflicted Funding Cuts

Our MP Derek Twigg, has today written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer in support of the Leader of Halton Borough Council, Cllr Rob Polhill’s, call for a reversal of the planned cuts to Halton’s government funding, to urgently address the £5.8 billon gap in funding that council’s face by 2020 and to provide Halton […]

Council Leader Rob Polhill News


‘Breaking Point’ campaign exposes the crisis in council finances after £16bn in cuts since 2010 – and warns more councils may follow Northamptonshire into bankruptcy. Leader of Halton Borough Council, Cllr Rob Polhill and the Halton Labour Group of Councillors have joined with Labour councillors from across the UK to call for a real end […]