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  1. Changes to UK aviation security uk

    Large phones, laptops and tablets are now allowed in the cabin on the majority of flights to the UK. Restrictions on ...

    Large phones, laptops and tablets are now allowed in the cabin on the majority of flights to the UK. Restrictions on carrying large phones, laptops and tablets in the cabin have been lifted on all UK bound flights from the following airports: Amman (Jordan) Antalya (Turkey) Bodrum...

    19/10/2018
  2. Childrens Commissioner publishes report into vulnerable babies uk

    Childrens Commissioner publishes report into vulnerable babies A report published yesterday by the Childrens Commissioner for ...

    Children’s Commissioner publishes report into vulnerable babies A report published yesterday by the Children’s Commissioner for England, suggests there are 15,800 babies under the age of 1 considered by local authorities to be vulnerable or highly vulnerable and at risk of harm, but still living...

    19/10/2018
  3. Recreational angling puts 1.4bn into English economy uk

    Freshwater anglers contribute an estimated £1.4 billion annually to the English economy, supporting up to 27,000 full-time ...

    Freshwater anglers contribute an estimated £1.4 billion annually to the English economy, supporting up to 27,000 full-time equivalent jobs, through their spending on the sport. his is according to an Environment Agency study published today, the first time since 2005 that a major study of...

    19/10/2018
  4. MANarama National League campaign raises 150,000 for Prostate Cancer UK uk

    #MANarama National League campaign raises £150,000 for Prostate Cancer UK The ground-breaking #MANarama campaign, which saw ...

    #MANarama National League campaign raises £150,000 for Prostate Cancer UK The ground-breaking #MANarama campaign, which saw the fifth and sixth tiers of English Football make football history through a mid-season re-brand, came to an end on Non-League Day and raised a total of £150,000 for...

    18/10/2018
  5. Two arrested in Charnock Richard murder investigation uk

    Detectives investigating the murder of Darren Carley, in 2002, have made two arrests. A 50-year-old man from Gloucester and a ...

    Detectives investigating the murder of Darren Carley, in 2002, have made two arrests. A 50-year-old man from Gloucester and a 36-year-old woman from Worcester have this morning (16 October) been arrested on suspicion of murder. Human remains were found on farmland in Charnock Richard, near...

    17/10/2018
  6. What a No Deal Brexit Would Mean for Social Care uk

    Care England, the largest representative body for independent providers of adult social care, has submitted evidence to the Health ...

    Care England, the largest representative body for independent providers of adult social care, has submitted evidence to the Health and Social Care Select Committee’s inquiry into the impact of a ‘no deal Brexit’ on health and social care. Professor Martin Green OBE, Chief Executive of Care...

    17/10/2018
  7. Kids who spend time online pester parents for junk food according to research uk

    YOUNG children who spent more than half an hour a day online were almost twice as likely to pester their parents for junk food, ...

    YOUNG children who spent more than half an hour a day online were almost twice as likely to pester their parents for junk food, according to a Cancer Research UK report published today (Wednesday).* The study, which examines the associations between diet and advertising of junk** food on TV...

    17/10/2018
  8. Regulator seizes almost 10,000 unsafe STI and HIV test kits uk

    The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is warning people who buy STI test kits and HIV test kits online to ...

    The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is warning people who buy STI test kits and HIV test kits online to make sure that they are purchasing from safe and legitimate sources. Almost 10,000 sexually transmitted infection (STI) and HIV test kits which could give...

    17/10/2018
  9. Concern for missing woman uk

    Police are appealing for information to help find a Birkenhead woman who was last seen 10 days ago. 28-year-old Michaela ...

    Police are appealing for information to help find a Birkenhead woman who was last seen 10 days ago. 28-year-old Michaela Parsons was seen at the junction of Grange Road West and Osbourne Road at 11.20am on Saturday, 6 October and we are increasingly concerned for her welfare. Michaela...

    16/10/2018
  10. Concern for missing man uk

    Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of Brandon McCallister. Mr McCallister, 22-years-old, from ...

    Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of Brandon McCallister. Mr McCallister, 22-years-old, from Litherland, was last seen at Waterloo Train Station, South Road, on the afternoon of Sunday, 14 October. He hasn’t been seen or been in contact since. He is...

    16/10/2018
  11. Queenscourt Hospice Santa Sprint 2018 uk

    Join in the festivities with hundreds of Santas and help raise funds for Queenscourt Hospice. This is our 9th year and to ...

    Join in the festivities with hundreds of Santas and help raise funds for Queenscourt Hospice. This is our 9th year and to celebrate there will be a 5K and 3K course. We would love you to get in the Christmas spirit and join in this fun event for all the family, even the dog can participate! ...

    16/10/2018
  12. Royal baby expected in the spring uk

    The Duchess of Sussex is pregnant and is due to give birth next spring, Kensington Palace has announced. The news has been ...

    The Duchess of Sussex is pregnant and is due to give birth next spring, Kensington Palace has announced. The news has been announced as she and Prince Harry begin a tour of Australia. Kensington Palace said the couple "appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the...

    15/10/2018
  13. Ram raid at Walton Hospital uk

    Detectives are appealing for information following a suspected attempted ATM theft at a hospital in the early hours of this ...

    Detectives are appealing for information following a suspected attempted ATM theft at a hospital in the early hours of this morning, Sunday 14 October. At around 1.45am, security at the Walton Centre on Lower Lane reported that a red Land Rover had collided with a door at the location,...

    15/10/2018
  14. New 50 note will ensure cash is fit for the future uk

    The Treasury has confirmed that the £50 note will remain a part of UK currency. Bank of England announces it will make a ...

    The Treasury has confirmed that the £50 note will remain a part of UK currency. Bank of England announces it will make a new modern polymer note more secure note will help clamp down on crime Modern money will help prevent crime, the Exchequer Secretary declared as plans were unveiled for a...

    14/10/2018
  15. Tech companies support code to strengthen security of internet-connected devices uk

    Government launches new voluntary Code of Practice to help manufacturers boost the security of internet-connected devices such as ...

    Government launches new voluntary Code of Practice to help manufacturers boost the security of internet-connected devices such as smartwatches, virtual assistants and toys. Tech companies HP Inc. and Centrica Hive Ltd are the first companies to sign up to commit to the code. The code will...

    14/10/2018
  16. Record high levels of severe obesity found in year 6 children uk

    New national child measurement programme (NCMP) data provides the most comprehensive picture of the state of childhood obesity in ...

    New national child measurement programme (NCMP) data provides the most comprehensive picture of the state of childhood obesity in England. New data published yesterday shows the rate of severe obesity among year 6 children (aged 10 to 11) has increased by more than a third since 2006 to 2007...

    12/10/2018
  17. Search continues for man following serious assault uk

    POLICE are continuing to search for a man after a serious assault in Mawdesley. Police were called by the Ambulance Service ...

    POLICE are continuing to search for a man after a serious assault in Mawdesley. Police were called by the Ambulance Service around 5.45pm Wednesday, October 10 to reports a woman was being treated for stab injuries. Officers attended and a 50-year-old woman was found with several wounds to...

    12/10/2018
  18. Government announces that medicinal cannabis is legal uk

    Government announces that medicinal cannabis is legal. Patients can be prescribed medicinal cannabis by specialist ...

    Government announces that medicinal cannabis is legal. Patients can be prescribed medicinal cannabis by specialist doctors from 1 November 2018. For the first time in the UK, expert doctors have been given the option to legally issue prescriptions for cannabis-based medicines when they...

    12/10/2018
  19. Shocking footage released of drivers risking their lives at level crossings uk

    The number of driver-related incidents at level crossings in Britain is alarmingly high - about 46 a week. Research by ...

    The number of driver-related incidents at level crossings in Britain is alarmingly high - about 46 a week. Research by Populus on behalf of Network Rail shows a lack of knowledge among drivers may be to blame. About a third of UK drivers said they had never been taught how to use a level...

    11/10/2018
  20. Missing from home Stephen Cobbe uk

    Police are appealing for the public's help to trace 37-year-old Stephen Cobbe who has been reported missing from Rainhill. ...

    Police are appealing for the public's help to trace 37-year-old Stephen Cobbe who has been reported missing from Rainhill. Stephen (pictured) was last seen at 7.45pm on Monday (8 October 2018) in the Rainhill area. He is white, 5ft 10in tall, with short brown hair. He has a panther...

    11/10/2018
  21. Construction booming in the North West uk

    Recently published figures show that construction output in the North West is 10 times the national average. The North West ...

    Recently published figures show that construction output in the North West is 10 times the national average. The North West has seen construction boom over the last year, according to new figures. According to the Office of National Statistics, total construction output across the region...

    11/10/2018
  22. Detectives identify mans skeleton over 15 years after discovery uk

    DETECTIVES investigating the discovery of a mans skeleton in Chorley have identified him more than 15 years after he was ...

    DETECTIVES investigating the discovery of a man’s skeleton in Chorley have identified him – more than 15 years after he was found. The human bones were discovered on farmland in Charnock Richard, near Chorley on 26th July 2002. The find kick-started a major murder investigation to try and...

    11/10/2018
  23. Confiscation Order for more than 12 million against convicted drug supplier uk

    Officers from the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit (NWROCU) are welcoming a hearing yesterday (Monday, 9th October) which ...

    Officers from the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit (NWROCU) are welcoming a hearing yesterday (Monday, 9th October) which has resulted in a Confiscation Order of more than £12 million being issued against a convicted drug supplier from GMP. 49-year-old Paula White from Eccles was...

    10/10/2018
  24. Salmonella linked to liquid egg white uk

    Public Health England (PHE) is investigating an outbreak of Salmonella affecting people who consumed a nationally distributed ...

    Public Health England (PHE) is investigating an outbreak of Salmonella affecting people who consumed a nationally distributed liquid egg white product. ‘Dr Zak’s Barn Farmed Liquid Egg White’ has been recalled by the Food Standards Agency. Microbiological testing on a number of batches of...

    09/10/2018
  25. Refunds offered for Musical Fireworks uk

    Refunds for Sunday 30 September after musical Fireworks cancelled. Sefton Council have issued the following statement. Thank ...

    Refunds for Sunday 30 September after musical Fireworks cancelled. Sefton Council have issued the following statement. Thank you for your patience regarding refunds. Due to the weather conditions during the first display on Sunday 30 September we made the decision to stop the display and...

    09/10/2018
  26. Smart road lights to prevent lane drifting at major motorway junction uk

    LED road studs light up when traffic lights turn green. Technology switched on at Merseysides Switch Island. Smart ...

    LED road studs light up when traffic lights turn green. Technology switched on at Merseyside’s Switch Island. Smart lights in the road surface, which switch on when traffic lights turn green, have been introduced for the first time at a major motorway junction to help drivers stay in the...

    08/10/2018
  27. Have you seen Scouse Jay uk

    Police are appealing for information about a wanted man. Jamie Williams, 34, also known as Scouse Jay, is wanted by ...

    Police are appealing for information about a wanted man. Jamie Williams, 34, also known as ‘Scouse Jay’, is wanted by police in connection with offences including aggravated burglary, dangerous driving, breach of a court order, robbery and kidnap. Williams is described as white, 6ft 3ins...

    08/10/2018
  28. British Transport Police releases its annual report uk

    The chance of a passenger of becoming a victim of crime on the railway remains extremely low, with only 19 crimes recorded for ...

    The chance of a passenger of becoming a victim of crime on the railway remains extremely low, with only 19 crimes recorded for every million journeys in 2017/18. During this period, British Transport Police (BTP) recorded 61,159 crimes in England, Scotland and Wales, compared with 52,235 in...

    08/10/2018
  29. Police thank public and partners following successful Giants event uk

    Merseyside Police has thanked the public for helping to make the Giants weekend event a huge success. Superintendent Mark ...

    Merseyside Police has thanked the public for helping to make the Giants weekend event a huge success. Superintendent Mark Morgan said: "The ‘Liverpool’s Dream’ Giants event has, as expected and planned for, proved extremely popular with people from Merseyside and beyond. "From the Little...

    08/10/2018
  30. Police thank public for making Giants event a success on Saturday uk

    Merseyside Police has thanked the public for helping to make the Giants event a success on Saturday. Superintendent Mark Morgan ...

    Merseyside Police has thanked the public for helping to make the Giants event a success on Saturday. Superintendent Mark Morgan said: "We recognise that the ‘Liverpool’s Dream’ Giants event has, as expected and planned for, proved extremely popular. "There were large crowds today and our...

    07/10/2018
  31. Planned roadworks in the North West uk

    The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 5 October but ...

    The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 5 October but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as...

    06/10/2018
  32. Alcohol causes 1 in 13 breast cancers uk

    Drink free days campaign marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month by encouraging women to take more drink free days to reduce their ...

    Drink free days campaign marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month by encouraging women to take more drink free days to reduce their breast cancer risk. Women encouraged to have more drink free days to reduce their risk of developing breast cancer This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and as part...

    05/10/2018
  33. Projects lay the groundwork for a future of robolawyers and flying cars uk

    New fund will back projects that will ensure rules and regulations keep pace with technological advances of the future from ...

    New fund will back projects that will ensure rules and regulations keep pace with technological advances of the future from virtual lawyers to flying cars. 15 winning bidders for the £10m Regulators’ Pioneer Fund were announced today by Business Secretary Greg Clark Fund will support bodies...

    05/10/2018
  34. Trusts alerted as firm stockpiles clinical waste and body parts uk

    Government takes action against waste disposal company after it stockpiled hundreds of tonnes of dangerous human waste from NHS ...

    Government takes action against waste disposal company after it stockpiled hundreds of tonnes of dangerous human waste from NHS hospitals . COBRA meeting held last month chaired by the health secretary agreed to take action and spend £1m in preparations Up to 50 trusts served by...

    04/10/2018
  35. Super structure lifted over M6 as part of major technology upgrade uk

    New timelapse footage shows a giant gantry being lifted over the M6 as part of a major technology upgrade which will help improve ...

    New timelapse footage shows a giant gantry being lifted over the M6 as part of a major technology upgrade which will help improve journeys for thousands of drivers. The huge 40-metre-wide structure, spanning the width of the motorway, will hold 10 large electronic signs and is the biggest...

    04/10/2018
  36. Appeal to locate 15-year-old Liam Hawkes uk

    Police are appealing for information to find a boy who was last seen on Monday, 24 September. 15-year-old Liam Hawkes was ...

    Police are appealing for information to find a boy who was last seen on Monday, 24 September. 15-year-old Liam Hawkes was last seen at 12.30pm in Houlston Road, Kirkby. He is known to frequent the areas of Kirkby, Ormskirk and Morcambe in Lancashire. Liam is described as white, 5ft 11in...

    04/10/2018

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