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Halton Chamber of Commerce chairman Peter Cook retires

16th November 2018

Leading Cheshire business entrepreneur Dr Peter Cook steps down as chairman of Halton Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise this December, it was announced today, after eight years at the helm of Halton’s business community. Dr Cook, 77, will continue to serve on the Chamber board but at the AGM on Tuesday 11 December, he will… Read more »

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Revamped Silver Jubilee Bridge to play an important role in the vision for new Runcorn Station Quarter

18th October 2018

Halton Council has announced  it has submitted a planning application for improvements to the road network around Runcorn Station. If approved, this would enhance connectivity between the station and Runcorn town centre, as well as open up exciting new opportunities for developing the area in front of the station.   This has been made possible… Read more »

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Halton Business Awards 2018

2nd July 2018

Organisations from across the borough joined together at Halton Stadium to celebrate business success at the Halton Business Awards Gala Dinner, 2018 This annual event once again recognised exceptional performance with organisations and business professionals located in Widnes and Runcorn, and representing all sectors, showcasing their business success and organisational expertise. Guest speaker, Martin Hawthorne, ex… Read more »

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Her Majesty The Queen and Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex visit Halton to officially open the Mersey Gateway Bridge

15th June 2018

Her Majesty The Queen and Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex ( Meghan Markle ) carried out their first ever engagement together, as they visited Halton this week (14 June 2018) to officially open the new Mersey Gateway Bridge. The visit began with the arrival of the Royal Train at Runcorn Station where Her… Read more »

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Mersey Gateway official opening by The Queen and Megan Markle

11th June 2018

As excitement builds in anticipation of the visit of Her Majesty the Queen and the Duchess of Sussex, Halton Borough Council is revealing more details about the event and how young people will be at the centre of the celebrations. On the morning of Thursday 14 June, Her Majesty and the Duchess of Sussex will… Read more »

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Halton business awards 2018 – Finalists announced

22nd May 2018

This year’s Finalists for the Halton Business Awards have been announced. They represent some of the best that Halton has to offer and their applications have now gone forward to the judging panel to be assessed against strict criteria and for the winners to be selected. Rachael Owen, Chief Executive of Halton Chamber of Commerce… Read more »

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Halton Masterplan Public Exhibition

16th April 2018

WYG, partnered with Lambert Smith Hampton, have been progressing a Masterplan and Delivery Strategy for Halton Healthy New Town, on behalf of Halton Borough Council. The Halton Masterplan provides a framework set around a vision for the regeneration of Halton Lea with health and well-being at the heart of the proposals. The Masterplan allows the… Read more »

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Drop in at Halton Healthy New Town event

10th April 2018

There will be a drop-in event on Monday (16 April) for members of the public to find out more about Halton Healthy New Town. Halton Borough Council is holding the public consultation to let people know about the proposals for the Masterplan and Delivery Strategy for Halton Healthy New Town and to get people’s feedback. It is being… Read more »

Richard Bamber, Managing Partner at Anthony’s Travel receiving the Responsible Halton Business Award 2017

Halton’s 10th Anniversary Business Awards Launched

13th February 2018

Richard Bamber, Managing Partner at Anthony’s Travel receiving the Responsible Business Award 2017 from David Parr, Chief Executive Halton Borough Council. Halton’s businesses will be able to shout about their successes and be recognised for their achievements again in this year’s Halton Business Awards. Halton Chamber of Commerce is again hosting the Awards which are… Read more »

Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Qualification – Open Day

8th February 2018

Join our CIPS Centre Of Excellence study centre team and MCIPS tutor, here in Widnes, from 11.30 am – 1.30pm to discover how CIPS qualifications can significantly enhance your career and how becoming an MCIPS qualified professional can put your business in a powerful position. Book your place today on this open to all, free… Read more »