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St Helens Borough commemorates International Workers’ Memorial Day

Today on International Workers’ Memorial Day, St Helens Borough remembers those that have lost their lives at the workplace. Held annually on 28 April,...

St Helens Borough residents can now collect at-home Covid-19 testing kits

Today, the Community Collect Service is being rolled out to all residents in St Helens Borough who can now collect at-home Covid-19 testing kits...

Easter recycling and waste collections in St Helens Borough

Collection crews won’t be working on Good Friday, 2 April, but will carry out those collections on Saturday 3 April to catch up. The following...

Longer opening hours for recycling centres

Recycling Centres at Ravenhead on Burtonhead Road and Junction Lane, Newton-le-Willows will move to Summer opening hours (8am until 8pm) from Thursday 1st april....

Cherry tree plantings among activities to mark one-year anniversary of first Covid-19 lockdown

Cherry blossom trees are being planted in all 16 wards of the borough and St Helens and Newton-le-Willows cemeteries as part of local activities...

Have your say on Council’s waste and recycling service

Residents are being asked to share their views on St Helens Borough Council’s waste and recycling service with the launch of a new customer...

Random act of kindness sees youth service create self-care packs for vulnerable residents

Ahead of International Day of Happiness this Saturday (20th March), children and young people involved with St Helens Borough Councill’s Youth Service have been...

Lots to see locally in lockdown for eagle-eyed birders

Since the country entered its third national lockdown, local birdwatchers taking their daily exercise in St Helens Borough’s parks and open spaces, and along...

Tributes paid to ‘amazing, strong and caring’ mum who passed away after testing positive...

The family of Liz Roberts have paid an emotional tribute to the ‘amazing, strong and caring’ person she was. Liz worked at Sutton Children’s...

St Helens Library to reopen for essential computer use and click and collect service

From Monday 8 March, St Helens Library will reopen for essential computer access and a click and collect book service. Based in the...

Virtual events planned for World Book Day

Calling all young bookworms - St Helens Library Service has a host of special virtual events planned this week to celebrate World Book Day...

Volunteers needed for Rugby League World Cup 2021 games

England host the Rugby League World Cup later this year and are in need of a record number of 2,000 people to come forward...

Arts project to set out how St Helens Borough could look way into the...

Ever wondered what the world we live in will look like in a 100 years’ time? St Helens Borough Council’s...

Teaching assistant at Rainford High wins prestigious award

Helen Greenway, a teaching assistant at Rainford High, has been named School Support Star of the Year at the Educate Awards. Miss Greenway was...

Free Meals For Isolated Older People

Apex Charitable Trust and Plan Bee Community Coffee shop have successfully secured funding from Torus Foundation and Asda Foundation to deliver a new project...

Rainford High students secure place on prestigious law programme

Five Year 10 Rainford High students are celebrating after being granted a place on Liverpool John Moore's University's (LJMU) Law Factor Programme 2021. Following successful...

Flannels, The Luxury Designer Fashion for Men, Women & Kids is coming to St...

According to the tenancy schedule for Ravenhead Retail Park, they have taken a unit in the same block as M&S. No information on when...

Chester Lane Library – Essential computer use and click and collect service now available

Available by appointment, residents can use a computer for up to 45 minutes at a time during library opening hours to support important tasks...

Four local schools honoured at the Educate Awards

Four outstanding schools from across the Borough of St Helens were triumphant, on Friday 29th January, after winning at the Educate Awards. Helen Greenway from...

Saints stars back February fitness challenge

Active St Helens is running a Buddy Boost Challenge next month which encourages people to team up with friends or family to get some...