Stunt display team will do the trick at this year’s Newton Town Show

Organisers are adding the final touches to a packed programme of events as part of next month’s (August) Newton Town Show.   Held annually in Newton-le-Willows’ Mesnes Park, Newton...

Get set for a scorching hot schedule of summer events in St Helen town...

This summer, two scorching events will be held in St Helens town centre which are sure to keep the kids entertained over the school holidays. First up, the...

Gold for St Helens Council

St Helens Council’s support for the Armed Forces families has been given a gold. The council has picked up the Gold Ministry of Defence Employer Recognition Employer Status...

History on display at Newton Town Show

Discover the history of some of the Armed Forces family in the borough at Newton Town Show this Saturday.   A display dedicated to the 1st Battalion Lancashire Regiment Prince...

Two thousand enter this year’s Summer Reading Challenge

Article date - 14 August 2018 Organised by the Reading Agency, Summer Reading Challenge aims to promote a love for reading by setting out the task of completing...

Our Blue Badge service is changing

Article date - 23 January 2019 At the start of this year, the Department for Transport introduced a new online system which allows applicants to upload all their...

Teachers immersed in Spanish culture to improve languages education

A local school has been taking great strides to improve its foreign language education, after securing over €30,000 in grant funding from the Erasmus Plus programme.   Erasmus Plus...

A guide to life in space presented in library performances

An exciting guide to life in space was presented in library performances recently as part of the award-winning Cultural Hubs, arts in libraries programme.   The event was commissioned...

Successful cemetery open day helps local people talk about death and bereavement

Article date - 17 May 2019 St Helens Cemetery and Crematorium has this week hosted a community event designed to help people talk more openly about dying, death...

Roberto buzzing with competition win

A six-year-old boy has helped create a new buzz for the reopening of a fitness centre in Newton-le-Willows following a £4.2m redevelopment.   Roberto Salamanca won a competition to...

Must Read