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CHESHIRE CHIEF CONSTABLE SIMON BYRNE SUSPENDED

Simon Byrne is suspended by the police and crime commissioner ahead of a gross misconduct hearing.

THE KLF: POP'S SABOTEURS RETURN AFTER 23 YEARS

The KLF make a comeback 23 years after they burned £1m royalties from their hit singles.

WAYNE ROONEY: ENGLAND STRIKER RETIRES FROM INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL

Everton striker Wayne Rooney, England's all-time record goalscorer, announces his retirement from international football.

CREAMFIELDS RAVERS PARTY WITH THE ELDERLY

Young festival-goers organised an afternoon tea and dance to alleviate loneliness among the elderly.

ANDY BURNHAM: NORTH 'NEEDS TRANSPORT INVESTMENT NOW'

Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham made the comment as leaders gather at a summit in Leeds.

TWO MEN ARRESTED IN TERRORISM PROBE IN WARRINGTON

Cheshire Police says the arrests are part of an ongoing counter terrorism investigation.

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City Information & Statistics

Widnes is an industrial town in the unitary authority of Halton and the ceremonial county of Cheshire in Northwest England. In 2011 it had a population of 60,221. Historically in Lancashire, it is on the northern bank of the River Mersey where the estuary narrows to form the Runcorn Gap. Directly to the south across the Mersey is the town of Runcorn. Upstream and 8 miles (13 km) to the east is the town of Warrington, and downstream to the west is Speke, part of the city of Liverpool. Before the Industrial Revolution Widnes was made up of small settlements on marsh and moorland. In 1847, the first chemical factory was established and the town rapidly became a major centre of the chemical industry. The demand for labour was met by large-scale immigration from Ireland, Poland, Lithuania and Wales. The town continues to be a major manufacturer of chemicals . Widnes and Hough Green... View More Information at Wikipedia

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