Halton


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Halton

a unitary authority in NW England, in N Cheshire. Pop.: 118 400 (2003 est.). Area: 75 sq. km (29 sq. miles)
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DETAILS of how the multi-million pound Mersey Gateway scheme will improve the area's public transport infrastructure are to go before Halton council next month.
Labour also defeated the borough's three remaining independent councillors, taking Farnworth from former Tory Phil Balmer and Windmill Hill and Halton Brook from former Lib Dems Mike Shepherd and Chris Carlin respectively.
Halton Haven Hospice has taken 2,000 sq ft of accommodation at the 28,000 sq ft estate.
After leading by a single goal at the break it looked as if Halton Brook were in for a difficult last 20 minutes after being reduced to 10 men but John McDonald's diving header from a corner gave the new league leaders the cushion they needed, and they saw the rest of the game out with comparative ease.
Since it was established in April, 2007, Enterprising Halton has supported 100 new business startups, which themselves have then gone on to employ 72 people.
Halton Borough Council is proposing to invite tenders for the provision of a 24 hour supported living service to meet the needs of a young man with severe autism and learning disabilities who lives in his own home in Widnes.
In a year of tremendous achievements for Halton the club had a further reason to celebrate with Will Woodward being named Halton Young Sports Personality of the Year.
Halton, from Saracen, Glasgow, was due back in court in January for a separate matter but a manhunt was launched when he failed to appear.
The Halton Foundation has granted $30,000 to the Himalayan Stove Project in support of their project of improving heath of people in the trans-Himalayan region.
Halton Borough Council''s Executive Board Member for Community Safety, Cllr Dave Cargill, added: The project has successfully challenged some of the young people's initial negative attitudes, and has massively improved the environment for local residents in Halton.
Given this, I suggested Cllr Halton take her representations to the Independent Remuneration Panel.
The silver revolver used to kill Halton, found in a house search, has also been linked to other shootings.