Halton Housing Trust transform Vikings Academy classroom

Widnes Vikings are committed to working in partnership with local organisations. Earlier this month, partnership work led to the phenomenal success of the World Record Attempt. Halton Housing Trust was one of the local organisations that supported the event. Last week Halton Housing Trust staff and apprentices were back at the Select Security Stadium. In… Read more »

It’s up, up and away for launch of furniture shop

A furniture shop showcasing local young talent opened in the North West last week. The Project UP shop in Widnes offers contemporary, quality and upcycled furniture, giving new life to items destined for landfill. Launched last year, the project, which is led by Groundwork Cheshire and supported by Halton Housing Trust, aims to teach young… Read more »

The Trust supports Project UP!

Halton Housing Trust is supporting Groundwork Cheshire’s initiative Project UP. The local project, which started in October, takes unused furniture destined for landfill, strips it back to its original state and then refinishes it with a modern twist. The project benefits local young people as it offers a means of training and the possibility of… Read more »

The Trust celebrates voids milestone.

Halton Housing Trust is celebrating a voids success story after the Trust managed to reduce their turnaround from an average of 42 days to just 19. The Trust, which prides itself on being innovative and forward thinking, introduced a number of new measures to help the process become increasingly efficient. Back in 2012 the Trust had an… Read more »

Get Online Week 2014

As part of National ‘Get Online Week’, Halton Housing Trust are holding Digital First drop in sessions for customers. The Digital First programme is a Trust initiative that includes providing high quality online services for customers. As part of the programme the Trust is also considering how it can assist customers to access online services,… Read more »

Halton Housing Trust marks new development.

Representatives from Halton Housing Trust, Councillors, the Project Team and representatives from the contractor Forest celebrated the progress of the Queens Court development with a ‘topping out’ ceremony. Queens Court is being constructed on the original site of the historic Queens Hall where some of the world’s most famous musicians like The Beatles, Stone Roses… Read more »