Council Leader Rob Polhill Derek Twigg MP Halton Borough Council

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

COUNCIL LEADER BACKS ‘BREAKING POINT’ CAMPAIGN TO END AUSTERITY FOR LOCAL COUNCILS

‘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 […]

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Halton Residents & Mersey Gateway Tolls

Halton’s Labour Council is delighted that the Mersey Gateway has now opened, on time and to budget. That one of the smallest local authorities in the country was able to deliver this, the largest infrastructure project outside London, is an achievement to be proud of. The feedback from Halton residents has been overwhelmingly positive. It […]