Council calls on government to ‘cover full costs’ of tackling Covid-19

Cheshire East Council has revealed the £70m impact of Covid-19 on its finances – and renewed its call for the government to cover the full costs. A report to the authority’s cabinet spells out that the council faces additional cost pressures of £70m this year alone – a £10m increase on the original predicted figure…
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Warrington Museum & Art Gallery announces date for reopening

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery is delighted to be reopening its doors to the public this July, in line with the latest government advice.  The building closed its doors on Tuesday 17 March to adhere to government guidance regarding social distancing. Following the prime minister’s recent announcement, Culture Warrington bosses have confirmed that the town-centre…
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Call out to hospitality sector

An urgent call out is being sent to 400 hospitality businesses across Warrington, to gather important information about the reopening of food and alcohol licensed premises. It follows the recent announcement by the Government confirming further relaxation of the current lock down restrictions and changes to the licensing laws from 4 July. Warrington Business Improvement…
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