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  1. Kay Diamond: First picture of woman found dead in flat after...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    This is the first picture of a woman found dead in a flat today after suffering a 'blunt force trauma to the head.' Police were called to the property in Greenheys Gardens, Toxteth, in Liverpool at 10.20am on Saturday after Ms Diamond's body was discovered.


  2. Comic book author Tim Quinn publishes book of his work on the Doctor Who magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    He has lived in Indiana, worked with members of the Rolling Stones, commissioned work from Stan Lee, drawn for Marvel Comics and created a unique Doctor Who comic strip. Now he is publishing a book of his much-loved work on Doctor Who magazine, and says that compiling it has taken him back to his childhood on Merseyside when the series started.


  3. MISSING: Clayton-le-Moors woman, 55, last seen in BlackburnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

    Maureen Lavelle was last seen at 2pm today in Haslingden Old Road, Blackburn, near to the Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant. She is thought to be wearing a three quarter-length light grey jacket or dressing gown, with a black jumper underneath and light-coloured trousers or jeans.


  4. Jimmy Savile's warped visits to hospitals in Merseyside: full...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    The Visiter today reveals the full extent of the sickening abuse allegations made after pervert Jimmy Savile's warped visits to Merseyside hospitals. We expose for the first time the details of four sexual assaults said to have been committed by the paedophile TV and radio presenter.


  5. Corwen's new railway station officially openedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    A special train will run from Llangollen to mark the official opening of Corwen's new railway station and completion of a two-mile extension The occasion marks the completion by the Llangollen Railway of a two-mile extension of the line from Carrog to the town. The Beeching cuts of the 1960s saw the closure of many rural railway lines including the branch from Ruabon to Barmouth Junction.


  6. Sci-fi convention will return to Bolton after roaring successRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    Premier Suite, Bolton Whites Hotel, Macron Stadium Bolton Comic-Con event . Harliquin,Andrea Butler.


  7. Wrexham FC in line for massive cash windfall after booking third Wembley date in two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Wrexham FC are in line for another massive financial windfall after booking their third trip to Wembley in two years. A sensational 3-0 win at Torquay yesterday - 5-1 over the two legs - saw the Dragons reach the FA Trophy final on Sunday, March 29. Having won the competition in 2013 and reached the Conference play-off final in the same year, Wrexham fans are becoming familiar with trips to the famous stadium - so much so they are calling it a second home! The previous FA Trophy success over Grimsby Town, which was watched by more than 35,000 supporters, pocketed the club over A 250,000 and chief executive Don Bircham is hoping for a similar windfall this time around.


  8. Top town doctor calls for total smoking banRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Blackpool Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Blackpool's top health chief has called for the resort to become completely smoke-free in a drastic bid to improve people's chances of living longer.


  9. Lancashire engage team snubbed over Prime Minister's 'sex summit'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    THE Prime Minister is to hold a conference on how best to tackle grooming gangs - but Lancashire Constabulary has not been invited. It comes despite the force being one of the leading constabularies in the country for its approach to tackling child sexual exploitation.


  10. Formby Little Theatre gear up for their next productionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    In this witty thriller, a group of people return home from an evening out to find their home has been burgled - and that the culprit is still there. Masquerading as a policeman before being unmasked as the thief, he reveals that he knows a number of uncomfortable truths that disrupt two seemingly happy marriages and one formerly strong friendship.


  11. Our council leader will have a massive job fighting Bolton's corner under Devo-MancRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    MY pride in being born in Lancashire and my membership of Lancashire County Cricket Club do not stop me believing that Bolton has more to gain from being closer to Manchester than Darwen, Blackburn or Preston. Amazing changes are afoot - Conservative chancellor George Osborne is transferring billions of national pounds to Greater Manchester councils which are mainly controlled by Labour.


  12. not Suitable for Human Consumption: Calls made to ban legal highs in BlackburnRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

    The move comes as three shops said they had voluntarily stopped selling the drugs after being warned of the dangers to users by Trading Standards. Politicians said they wanted to follow Lincoln, which this week became the first place in the UK to introduce a ban on people taking legal highs in public spaces.


  13. Domain names .cymru and .wales become available todayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The Daily Post is a founder member of the domain names which have officially launched to all on St David's Day The Daily Post was among the first websites to go live with a .wales domain name last year and now these domains are available to all. Mark Thomas, Editor of the Daily Post, said: "I was delighted that the Daily Post was one of the first organisations to adopt the new .wales and .cymru addresses for our website.


  14. Martin Mere: Annual swan catch marks centres 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Anniversary swan, Ruby being ringed. The Swan Catch is way for the centre to monitor and check the well-being of the birds.


  15. U O U O O Usu O OaO O U'U U...O U O2 O U OaO O O O U Uoe O U O O O U O O O Uoeu O U O Usu Uoeo Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Land Rover, the global leader in the production of all-terrain luxury vehicles, has inaugurated its first Land Rover Experience Centre in the Middle East, in collaboration with Bahrain International Circuit , giving enthusiasts across the region a new state-of-the-art facility to test and develop their off-road driving skills. The new Experience Centre will enable Bahraini residents, as well as wider Middle East consumers, to experience an all-terrain adventure.


  16. Southport train station captured in its heydayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Councillor Tony Robertson has released the photographs to the Visiter, after buying them from the National Railway Museum in York. He said: "The photographs really bring home to you how big Chapel Street Station once was.


  17. North Wales health bosses agree to First Minister's maternity service demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board says it will work to reinstate doctor-led maternity services at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd within 12 months if safe to do so Doctor-led maternity care at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd will be returned to the hospital within 12 months, the healthboard has said Health bosses have confirmed that doctor-led maternity care at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd will be returned to the hospital within 12 months. Last month Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board agreed to temporarily concentrate services at Ysbyty Gwynedd and Wrexham Maelor for up to 18 months, claiming the Bodelwyddan unit was on the "verge of collapse" due to a staffing crisis.


  18. Manchester Wild Flowers: Miles Platting CelandinesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | James Lomax Photography

    I worked at nearby Miles Platting library for two years. A few years prior to that I came here in my car, wondering what kind of place it was.


  19. Community group wins prestigious national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    In total, A 4,738.28 was donated and spilt between Minnie's Friends, of Nottingham Road, which helps homeless people and drug and alcohol addicts and The Exaireo Trust, of Granby Street, which supports and houses those in need. Jan Lopich picked up the club's only gold medal while there were bronze medals for Isabel Haberfield, Kai Richardson, James Johnson, Daniel Pickering and Matthew Pickering.


  20. Poll Success: Village named one of top places to live in English countrysideRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Whalley is the only Lancashire location named in the annual list by the Sunday Times of the top 50 destinations in the country. The accolade comes a year after it was named in the top 101 best places to live in Britain by the same paper.