Inspiring Youngsters Receive Awards.

Inspiring Youngsters Receive Awards.

INSPIRING youngsters from throughout Warrington were invited to Cheshire Police Museum for a prestigious awards ceremony. The Harold Howarth Awards were established in 2022 in memory of PC Howarth who passed away in May 2019 aged 86. His daughter Gill was a guest at...
Museum roadshow attracts the crowds

Museum roadshow attracts the crowds

Volunteers from Cheshire Police Museum staged their first “roadshow” of the season at Stockton Heath Festival in Warrington. Hundreds of people attended the popular event and despite inclement weather cheery museum volunteers were on hand to chat about their...
Youngsters enjoy their day in court

Youngsters enjoy their day in court

YOUNG potential lawyers, police and magistrates took part in a Mock Trial competition at the Museum of Policing in Cheshire. Four local schools competed in the former court room at the museum in Arpley Street, Warrington. It was organised by Cheshire Magistrates in...
Tales of drunken granny wheeled in a handcart!

Tales of drunken granny wheeled in a handcart!

Old tales of a drunken lady “Granny Nut” who was often wheeled on a cart to Warrington Police Station, were recalled during a visit to the Police Museum. Mike Cooper, of Latchford, and his brother Peter, on a visit to Warrington from his home in Canberra, Australia,...
Surprise visitor drops in at the museum

Surprise visitor drops in at the museum

A knock on the door one quiet afternoon took Brian and Maria Humphries by surprise. For the visitor was their son Dave, making a flying trip to Warrington from his home in Fort Lauderdale, USA. And during his short stay they toured Warrington Police Museum, hosted by...