ONE of Warrington’s oldest manufacturing companies, which dates back almost 250 years, is under threat of closure after losing a key client and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Browsing: Local History
A Family tree researcher is seeking to trace relatives of “Jack” Jones and Lily Morton…
AN incredible story of a man who escaped the clutches of a Nazi firing squad has been brought back to life as a Warrington woman paid tribute to a trio of family war heroes.
THE Roy Humphreys Centre based in Longford will be supporting local residents to celebrate VE Day, safely and following social distancing rules on Friday.
CULTURE Warrington and LiveWire are joining forces to uncover Warrington’s unsung heroes of World War Two as the nation prepares to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day.
WITH Fiddler’s Ferry Power Station now closed we take a look back to when it was first being built, going on to dominate the Warrington skyline for half a century.
ONE Warrington couple will be making sure lockdown doesn’t spoil their VE Day celebrations as they prepare to dress to impress and put out the bunting to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe.
SOME of the iconic pictures of Warrington’s history captured by local photographer Eddie Whitham included the rare times submarines travelled up the Manchester Ship Canal, through Latchford Locks.
A people’s history festival that is scheduled to take place at Parr Hall in Warrington later this year has moved preparations online to bring the community together in a shared sense of civic pride and commitment to the town, whilst staying indoors during the Covid19 lockdown.