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  1. Merseyrail's Christmas late night trains are back for the festive period bebington

    Merseyrail's Christmas late night trains are back for the festive period! Trains are running the 2 weekends before Christmas, ...

    Merseyrail's Christmas late night trains are back for the festive period! Trains are running the 2 weekends before Christmas, making getting home from Liverpool city centre really easy. Check the dates, times and routes below to plan your journey. Two trains will run on the following...

    23/11/2017
  2. Blackpool Zoo set to welcome 4 new elephants bebington

    Blackpool Zoo is set to become home to a herd of Asian elephants from Twycross Zoo following the completion of its multi-million ...

    Blackpool Zoo is set to become home to a herd of Asian elephants from Twycross Zoo following the completion of its multi-million pound 'Project Elephant' development. Four females, who currently reside in the Leicestershire zoo, will be packing their trunks and arriving two by two early next...

    23/11/2017
  3. Driving examiner strike. December 2017 bebington

    Some driving examiners are planning to take strike action on 4 December and 5 December 2017, and action short of a strike from 23 ...

    Some driving examiners are planning to take strike action on 4 December and 5 December 2017, and action short of a strike from 23 November 2017. Some driving examiners who are members of the Public and Commercial Service (PCS) union are planning to take strike action on Monday 4 December and...

    23/11/2017
  4. Appeal for witnesses following motorway collision bebington

    Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision on the M65 left a woman injured. Police were called to Junction 3 of the ...

    Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision on the M65 left a woman injured. Police were called to Junction 3 of the M65 around 8.45pm on Sunday (November 19). A Peugeot 307 and a Ford Fiesta had been involved in a collision on the westbound carriageway. The driver of the...

    22/11/2017
  5. Watch out for online fraudsters as Black Friday approaches. bebington

    What will you buy online in the lead up to the festive season? Perhaps your presents, cards and wrapping paper, festive food and ...

    What will you buy online in the lead up to the festive season? Perhaps your presents, cards and wrapping paper, festive food and drink, that special outfit, a fancy-dress costume, a new phone or tablet for yourself, or some event tickets. Or a Christmas break to get away from it all. Because...

    22/11/2017
  6. Citizens Advice responds to British Gas replacing standard variable tariffs bebington

    Citizens Advice has responded to the announcement that energy supplier British Gas (Centrica) will replace its standard variable ...

    Citizens Advice has responded to the announcement that energy supplier British Gas (Centrica) will replace its standard variable tariff with a fixed term default tariff, as part of a package of new measures for its customers. Citizens Advice Chief Executive, Gillian Guy said: “Poor value...

    21/11/2017
  7. Kingfast Crowned Merseyrail Sound Station Winner bebington

    A singer/song writer, who was born in Jamaica and raised in Northern Ireland, has been crowned the winner of Merseyrails Sound ...

    A singer/song writer, who was born in Jamaica and raised in Northern Ireland, has been crowned the winner of Merseyrail’s Sound Station competition. Kingfast went head to head with nine other aspiring artists in a battle of the bands style showdown on the concourse level of Liverpool...

    21/11/2017
  8. Buy a 2018 Resort Pass at this year's price bebington

    The Blackpool Resort Pass and Pass Plus offer fantastic ways to save money when visiting the UKs favourite beach resort. ...

    The Blackpool Resort Pass and Pass Plus offer fantastic ways to save money when visiting the UK’s favourite beach resort. With a brand new rollercoaster at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, a new super-heroes attraction at Madame Tussauds and a fabulous new elephant facility at Blackpool Zoo, the...

    21/11/2017
  9. Poorest hit hardest by tax, social security and public spending reforms bebington

    The poorest in society are being hit the hardest by changes to tax, social security and public spending reforms, and are set to ...

    The poorest in society are being hit the hardest by changes to tax, social security and public spending reforms, and are set to lose 10% of their income, our new report has revealed. Ahead of this week’s budget, the Commission has published its independent report on the impact that changes...

    21/11/2017
  10. Plan submitted for new 50m Mersey cruise terminal bebington

    Liverpool City Council has submitted a planning application for a new £50m Cruise Terminal Facility on the River Mersey. ...

    Liverpool City Council has submitted a planning application for a new £50m Cruise Terminal Facility on the River Mersey. The council is looking to create an “international standard”, permanent facility which would enable the city to welcome the world’s biggest cruise ships. The...

    20/11/2017
  11. Merseyside Police welcomes return of restored ex-police cars bebington

    Merseyside Police has welcomed the return of two former police cars to their previous home at Smithdown Lane station. The ...

    Merseyside Police has welcomed the return of two former police cars to their previous home at Smithdown Lane station. The vintage Ford Escort RS2000’s which were owned by Merseyside Police in the 1980’s have been restored by ex-police officers. They returned to the station on Thursday, 16...

    19/11/2017
  12. Trevor Farthing missing from home for five months bebington

    The family of a man who has been missing for nearly five months have issued a further appeal to find him. Trevor Farthing ...

    The family of a man who has been missing for nearly five months have issued a further appeal to find him. Trevor Farthing was last seen on Wednesday 21 June 2017 on Marshalls Cross Road, St Helens, at around 9.30am. Extensive enquiries have been ongoing to locate him since. His family...

    17/11/2017
  13. Time to allow landowners to temporarily divert footpaths bebington

    Time to allow landowners to temporarily divert footpaths to prevent harm to dogs, walkers and livestock Landowners ...

    “Time to allow landowners to temporarily divert footpaths to prevent harm to dogs, walkers and livestock” Landowners have called for a common-sense measure to allow them to divert footpaths on a temporary basis where there is a risk of harm to the public, dogs or livestock. The call is...

    17/11/2017
  14. Countywide operation launched to track down Lancashires wanted bebington

    Police in Lancashire are asking for the publics help tracking down several wanted individuals as part of an operation launched ...

    Police in Lancashire are asking for the public’s help tracking down several wanted individuals as part of an operation launched this week. Operation Montford is a force wide operation that focuses on locating and arresting outstanding wanted individuals. The operation is running through...

    16/11/2017
  15. Highways England is geared up for winter bebington

    Highways Englands team of 1,300 specially trained gritter drivers based across the country are geared up for winter and are ...

    Highways England’s team of 1,300 specially trained gritter drivers based across the country are geared up for winter – and are urging drivers to do the same. The company responsible for the country’s motorways and main A roads has more than 280,000 tonnes of salt, over 500 salt spreading...

    16/11/2017
  16. War Horse at the Liverpool Empire - Incredible bebington

    Qlocal was invited to the opening night of the highly acclaimed War Horse at the Liverpool Empire last night. If you have never ...

    Qlocal was invited to the opening night of the highly acclaimed War Horse at the Liverpool Empire last night. If you have never been to the theatre to see a show then this is the one. War Horse is the most incredible production that it has been my pleasure to see. At the end you have to...

    16/11/2017
  17. The Bay Gateway named 2017 Economic Infrastructure Project of the Year bebington

    One year since its opening, The Bay Gateway has been named the 2017 Economic Infrastructure Project of the Year. The ...

    One year since its opening, The Bay Gateway has been named the 2017 Economic Infrastructure Project of the Year. The project won the prestigious award at the British Construction Industry Awards 2017. The award recognises projects that are driving economic growth at a local, regional or...

    15/11/2017
  18. Andy Heath appointed new managing director of Merseyrail bebington

    Andy Heath has today been named the new managing director of Merseyrail, succeeding Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde, who has been ...

    Andy Heath has today been named the new managing director of Merseyrail, succeeding Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde, who has been appointed the managing director of West Midlands Trains. Both Jan and Andy will begin their new jobs on 11 December 2017. A lifelong railway man and born and bred in...

    15/11/2017
  19. 50,000 Starlings at Martin Mere bebington

    Record number of Starlings come home to roost at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. WWT Martin Mere is currently the home to ...

    Record number of Starlings come home to roost at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. WWT Martin Mere is currently the home to one of nature’s most amazing spectacles – 50,000 starlings roosting at the Centre. The birds disperse during the day but return to the Centre at approximately 4pm every...

    14/11/2017
  20. Tesco-Booker merger provisionally cleared after in-depth review bebington

    The CMA has provisionally concluded that Tescos purchase of Booker does not raise competition concerns. A group of ...

    The CMA has provisionally concluded that Tesco’s purchase of Booker does not raise competition concerns. A group of independent Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) panel members has investigated how bringing together the UK’s largest grocery retailer and the UK’s largest grocery...

    14/11/2017
  21. M55 Resurfacing plans- details bebington

    Here are the details on the resurfacing work on the eastbound M55 between junctions 4 and 1, which is due to start on Thursday 16 ...

    Here are the details on the resurfacing work on the eastbound M55 between junctions 4 and 1, which is due to start on Thursday 16 November and take approximately two weeks. From 8pm Thursday 16 November until 6am Friday 17 November: full closure of the eastbound carriageway between junction...

    14/11/2017
  22. Black Friday advice for Businesses and Security staff bebington

    Black Friday (24th November) has become one of the biggest shopping days of the year, when retailers reduce prices across their ...

    Black Friday (24th November) has become one of the biggest shopping days of the year, when retailers reduce prices across their stock to kick-start the Christmas gift-buying season. The National Business Crime Centre are advising retail stores to review their security and ensure they have...

    14/11/2017
  23. Pre-Christmas bread drought threatened in the North West and Midlands, warns Unite bebington

    Supermarket customers in the North West and Midlands could face a pre-Christmas bread drought, if drivers at the Kingsmill ...

    Supermarket customers in the North West and Midlands could face a pre-Christmas ‘bread drought’, if drivers at the Kingsmill bakery in West Bromwich, who deliver 1.5 million loaves each week, go on strike in a pay dispute. About 130 drivers, maintenance staff and security personnel, members of...

    13/11/2017
  24. Lancashire drug dealers convicted bebington

    Operation Pitscale was an investigation into a serious and organised crime group from Lancashire who were supplying drugs within ...

    Operation Pitscale was an investigation into a serious and organised crime group from Lancashire who were supplying drugs within the north of England and to South Wales, Scotland and South Yorkshire. The main subjects were Paul Berry and Stephen Reeves; TITAN began to investigate Berry and...

    13/11/2017
  25. L-Js story, BTP celebrates Trans-awareness week bebington

    Tomorrow marks the start of Transgender Awareness Week a seven-day 'celebration' to raise the visibility of transgender and ...

    Tomorrow marks the start of Transgender Awareness Week – a seven-day 'celebration' to raise the visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people across the world.

    13/11/2017
  26. Communities to decide how to spend shale cash windfall bebington

    Communities near sites, approved for the safe and clean extraction of shale gas, will benefit from a share of the proceeds through ...

    Communities near sites, approved for the safe and clean extraction of shale gas, will benefit from a share of the proceeds through a new ‘Shale Wealth Fund’. Local communities across the country will choose how they spend up to £1 billion of additional funding on local projects, under proposals...

    13/11/2017
  27. New MOT reminder service launches in beta bebington

    A test version of a new government service has launched to remind drivers by text message and email when their MOT is due. ...

    A test version of a new government service has launched to remind drivers by text message and email when their MOT is due. The GOV.UK service, developed by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), makes it easy to get a reminder every year when your vehicle’s MOT is due. When you...

    13/11/2017
  28. Local NHS encourages residents to have their say on gynaecological and hip procedure bebington

    NHS WEST Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is working in partnership with the other seven CCGs in Lancashire and South Cumbria to ...

    NHS WEST Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is working in partnership with the other seven CCGs in Lancashire and South Cumbria to review clinical policies across the region. The eight CCGs across Lancashire and South Cumbria have all agreed that there is a need to review their clinical...

    10/11/2017
  29. Chorley man jailed for brutal pensioner robbery bebington

    A MAN has been jailed for more than six years after a brutal robbery of a pensioner in Chorley. Andrew Hodgkinson, 36, of ...

    A MAN has been jailed for more than six years after a brutal robbery of a pensioner in Chorley. Andrew Hodgkinson, 36, of Ullswater Road, Chorley, pleaded guilty to robbery at a hearing at Preston Crown Court last month (Friday, October 13th). He was today (Thursday, November 9th) jailed for...

    09/11/2017
  30. Sound Station finalists revealed ahead of landmark fifth year bebington

    Ten aspiring artists are hoping to hit all the right notes as they battle to be crowned the winner of one of the citys most ...

    Ten aspiring artists are hoping to hit all the right notes as they battle to be crowned the winner of one of the city’s most prestigious music competitions. Celebrating its landmark fifth year, Merseyrail’s Sound Station Festival embraces local grassroots talent and takes place at an...

    09/11/2017
  31. Sefton Council issue statement of purchase of Bootle Strand bebington

    A spokesman for Sefton Council said: In no way has there been any avoidance of tax relating to the purchase of the Strand ...

    A spokesman for Sefton Council said: “In no way has there been any avoidance of tax relating to the purchase of the Strand Shopping Centre. We paid all the tax due and will continue to do so regarding this important asset. “The Council bought the company that owned the asset, as this was the...

    09/11/2017
  32. Liverpool Empire to help with festive celebrations launch bebington

    The Empire Theatres Creative Learning department have well and truly been getting into the Christmas spirit this week as ...

    The Empire Theatre’s Creative Learning department have well and truly been getting into the Christmas spirit this week as preparations are underway for the illumination of the city’s iconic Christmas tree. As part of the city’s Christmas celebrations, retail and leisure destination...

    09/11/2017
  33. Police appeal to find wanted Fylde Coast men bebington

    Police have released pictures of 4 Fylde Coast men who are wanted. Nicholas Shaw, 31, of Royal Bank Road, Blackpool, is ...

    Police have released pictures of 4 Fylde Coast men who are wanted. Nicholas Shaw, 31, of Royal Bank Road, Blackpool, is wanted for breaching a restraining order in relation to Domestic Abuse. Daniel Donovan, 28, of Heeley Road, St Annes, wanted in connection with a section 47 assault, an...

    08/11/2017
  34. Do you know this man? bebington

    Taxi driver attacked in Chorley Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to following an attack ...

    Taxi driver attacked in Chorley Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to following an attack on a taxi driver in Chorley. Around 3am on Sunday (5th November) the attacker got into a disagreement with the taxi driver over the cost of his fare as he was trying...

    08/11/2017
  35. CCTV Appeal after 5000 worth of coats stolen bebington

    Officers investigating the theft of thousands of pounds of outdoor clothing have released CCTV of a man they want to trace. The ...

    Officers investigating the theft of thousands of pounds of outdoor clothing have released CCTV of a man they want to trace. The Go Outdoors store on Rimrose Road in Bootle has suffered losses of more than £5,000 after three incidents in a week. On the first occasion a man walked into the shop...

    07/11/2017
  36. Merseyside firefighters called to over 50% fewer bonfire-related incidents bebington

    Firefighters attended over 50% fewer emergency calls relating to bonfires across Merseyside on Bonfire Night, Sunday, November 5, ...

    Firefighters attended over 50% fewer emergency calls relating to bonfires across Merseyside on Bonfire Night, Sunday, November 5, than on the same date last year. Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service attended 17 bonfire-related fires between 12.01am and 12pm on Sunday, November 5 2017 as...

    07/11/2017

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