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 Halton Borough Council Halton Labour

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 […]

Deputy Leader Mike Wharton Halton Borough Council

Halton Council Budget 2017/2018

Labour led Halton Council met on Wednesday 8th March and agreed the council budget for 2017/2018. Since 2010 Halton has had a funding reduction of £57 million inflicted on our area, first by the Coalition government (Conservatives and Lib Dems) and since 2015 by the Conservative government.  Your Labour led council is working tirelessly, under extremely difficult circumstances […]