Wed 18 Sep 2019
AN investigation is underway after a cyclist was threatened at knife-point and had his bike stolen.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 10 Jan 2019
AN ACCIDENTAL fire involving a shed was dealt with by firefighters at Aston last night (Wednesday).
By Chloe West on Wed 02 Jan 2019
TWO vehicles were deliberately torched in the early hours of yesterday morning within minutes of each other.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 30 Oct 2018
TWO men have been charged and remanded in custody in relation to a series of burglaries.
By Michael Upton on Tue 02 Oct 2018
AN ELDERLY woman was robbed at her house in Aston by two thieves who stole her handbag.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 25 Sep 2018
WORK has begun on Gulliver’s Valley — with developers aiming to open the children’s theme park in spring 2020.
By Antony Clay on Mon 11 Jun 2018
A FIRE crew was called to a burning Range Rover on the hard shoulder of the M1 motorway.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 14 May 2018
A KIND-hearted coffee connoisseur is offering paramedics a free hot drink from his unique cafe to thank them for all their hard work.
By Dave Doyle on Wed 09 May 2018
POLICE recorded three car crimes in 24 hours in Aston, Aughton and Swallownest.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 19 Mar 2018
ASTON Academy will open late and to only some students today due to the weather.
By Dave Doyle on Mon 05 Mar 2018
A BURGLAR has been jailed for four years after being caught on CCTV.
By Antony Clay on Mon 26 Feb 2018
A CHIP pan left on a cooker sparked a blaze at an Aughton home on Saturday (Feb 24) evening.
By Antony Clay on Fri 15 Dec 2017
HISTORY enthusiast Stephen Gay is set to hold his 19th annual festive ramble.
By Sam Cooper on Mon 04 Dec 2017
BURGLARS climbed onto the roofs of garages and sheds and entered homes through upstairs windows during a spate of similar incidents.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 13 Nov 2017
A NURSERY school has been ordered to improve in all areas following an Ofsted inspection.
By Antony Clay on Thu 02 Nov 2017
THE GOVERNMENT has announced which companies can bid to create the trains that will run on the controversial HS2 high-speed rail line.