Hong Kong visitors enjoy Police Museum

Hong Kong visitors enjoy Police Museum

A delightful party from Hong Kong were among the 303 visitors to Warrington Police Museum’s second Wednesday Open Day. Cheshire Museum of Policing, in Arpley Street, is staging two further Open Days, Wednesday August 23 and Wednesday August 30 from 10am to 3pm. On...
John’s daring dash to bomb the enemy

John’s daring dash to bomb the enemy

A Cheshire officer was awarded the Victoria Cross for “conspicuous bravery” after he made a solo 50-yard dash to bomb the enemy, during the First World War Prior to this brave act, he had endured being wounded in the head by shrapnel…and a 100-mile march across the...
Thrilling end to work experience for Thomas

Thrilling end to work experience for Thomas

A YOUNG Runcorn student had a fast-paced and exhilarating end to his work experience – which left him eager to join the police. Thomas Parry, 15, had a surprise on his last day at the Museum of Policing in Cheshire. Sgt Graham Robinson, Warrington Town Centre Beat...
Peter has a date at Number 10!

Peter has a date at Number 10!

A PRIVILEDGED invitation to walk along Downing Street and stand outside Number 10 proved an opportunity not to be missed for Peter Hampson. Peter, manager of the Museum of Policing in Cheshire, has hosted visits by two high profile politicians at the Warrington site....
A police canine honoured posthumously for his bravery

A police canine honoured posthumously for his bravery

Deputy Chief Constable Chris Armitt received the medal from retired Essex Dog Handler Paul Nicholls, who founded the K9 Memorial Project which honours the brave and unsung canine heroes of policing.He accepted the medal on behalf of Cheshire’s PD Pablo during a...
Historic Royal duties for our officer

Historic Royal duties for our officer

photo: Cheshire officers on duty at the Coronation. A CHESHIRE officer made history when he was on duty at both the late Queen’s funeral and the new King’s Coronation. He had the honour of a prime spot in Westminster Abbey for both high-profile occasions. Our...