Warrington is a large town and borough in Cheshire in the North of England.
RAF Burtonwood was located on the outskirts of Warrington. RAF Burtonwood is also known as USAAF station 590. It was here that Steve Tanner was stationed during World War II and upon his return to Britain in the 1960s. When he and Elsie Tanner were refused permission to marry in her local church, St. Mary's in Weatherfield, their marriage took place instead at St Stephen's church in Warrington on 4th September 1967.