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Barnton is a civil parish and village in the north-west of England, just outside the town of Northwich, in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire.


Thousands turn out to watch Anderton Boat Lift’s fireworks spectacular

Synchronised musical firework display went off with a bang

You can help decide future transport strategy for Northwich

Public drop-in sessions have been announced as part of plans to improve transport links in the town

You can help decide future transport strategy for Northwich

Public drop-in sessions have been announced as part of plans to improve transport links in the town

Barnton Cricket Club hit for six by homebuilder donation

Money from Taylor Wimpey will fund new equipment for junior teams

Vandals damage 19 cars in three weeks during 'mindless' crime spree

All the cars have been deliberately damaged

Ellesmere Port's greyhound stadium

Cheshire West and Chester Council will soon complete 500 new affordable homes

Ambitious housing and regeneration plan outlined in council's Housing Strategy

Tales of murder and mayhem in Cheshire are recreated by Chester writer

Retired journalist Derek Yarwood has revealed the Horrid Crimes of Bygone Cheshire

Cheshire Police

Appeal after attack on Northwich cash machine

Men used crowbars in early hours incident

Barnton school wins national award for supporting pupils with epilepsy

Recognition for Barnton Community Primary during National Epilepsy Week

Chester and Cheshire runners are ready for the London Marathon

Here's a closer look at some of runners from our area

Weaverham plumber to run London Marathon in tribute to veteran parish councillor

Keith O'Neil will be running to raise funds for the MND Association

Teacher of the Year winner Martyn Dutton, of Barnton Community Primary School with Tce McCann of Capita Education - the ceremony at Liverpool Anglican Cathedral

Cheshire teacher wins top award

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Barnton Primary School teacher is best in region

Teenager raises more than £7,000 for Barnton skate park

Proud day for Tom Rowley when the Sir John Brunner Skate Park opened

The winners of the Educate Awards 2016 will be announced on Friday, November 18

Educate Awards 2016: Three West Cheshire schools shortlisted

The winners will be announced on Friday, November 18

Liath the African Grey parrot has gone missing from her home in Barnton

Can you help reunite Liath the parrot with her blind owner?

Liath has been a big help to Ailsa Milburn since she lost her sight

Northwich drug dealer fails to get his jail term cut

Gabriel Lucien Finlayson told the full sentence imposed was justified

Incredible show of support for Erin Cross from Chester community

People in the area have taken the little girl to their hearts with hundreds of fundraising events

Barnton nursery and primary school wins national education award

Epilepsy Action Edward award recognises work done to support children with the condition


Northwich road reopens after truck fell into collapsed manhole

Police say major route has reopened sooner than was expected

Lache Library

More Cheshire West libraries to introduce self-service

Great Boughton, Barnton, Lache, Helsby and Hope Farm to undergo transformation

Videos & Photos

Tesco customers will lose out due to changes made to Clubcard scheme

Beluga aircraft landed at Airbus-Hawarden Airport. Broughton.

The nerve-racking moment an Airbus Beluga lands in high winds

Family shopping at supermarket

Here's when the major supermarkets reduce their food


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