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Countdown to Christmas underway in St Helens borough after annual lights-switch-on events

Thousands of residents turned out for Christmas lights switch-on shows over the weekend to celebrate the countdown to the festive period and the very best of St Helens borough.

Fears over debt as more people could turn to loan sharks to cover Christmas

Experts have warned that unscrupulous lenders could try to cash in on the festive period as households struggle to cope with rising costs.

Find out more about pioneering highways scheme at meet the contractor event

Residents wanting to find out more about a pioneering scheme currently underway to construct the Liverpool City Region's first CYCLOPS junction in St Helens are invited to attend a 'meet the contractor' event this week.

Warm Spaces launch for residents to use across the borough

Residents in St Helens are to get important extra support during the current Cost of Living situation with the launch of special 'Warm Spaces' across the borough.

Next stage of state-of-the-art locality hub and elite rugby performance centre to be presented to cabinet

A report setting out the next steps of an ambitious partnership project between St Helens Borough Council and St Helens R.F.C. for a state-of-the-art leisure complex in Parr will be presented to cabinet next week.

Leaders come together to discuss the future of transport across the regions

Getting the most out of opportunities to improve transport across the wider St Helens, Wigan and Warrington areas was the key topic as part of a Strategic Transport Meeting.

Rugby League World Cup hailed a success in St Helens

The Rugby League World Cup 2021 may be over but its impact on St Helens Borough will certainly last a lifetime.

St Helens Southern Gateway comes in for high praise

A pioneering project to make active travel safer and help achieve net zero targets by 2040, has come in for high praise during Road Safety Week.

St Helens Library Service secures National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to deliver ambitious project

St Helens Library Service has secured a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of almost £250,000 to deliver an ambitious new programme of work which will uncover the borough's rich heritage in the arts, culture and creativity industries.