The Victoria pub in Newton-le-Willows welcomes new licensee
A pub in Newton-le-Willows has welcomed a new licensee.
Willowbrook receives donation from Crematorium recycling scheme
WILLOWBROOK Hospice has received a donation of £12,000 thanks to St Helens Crematorium’s metal recycling scheme.
Police name man charged with arsons at Veolia Recycling Centre, Newton
POLICE have named a suspect who was charged with arson after skips were reportedly set on fire at a tip.
You and your BFFs celebrating National Best Friends Day
FROM meeting on the first day at nursery to singing karaoke together at college – we all have best friends who we can’t live without - friends who would do anything for us and who instantly feel like part of the family.
Appeal after innocent man assaulted by youths in Rainhill
Police said: “Social media rumour, false information and speculation has clearly led to the assault of an innocent man and we are now carrying out a thorough investigation to find those involved and we are appealing for anyone with information to come forward."
Woman, 89, conned into sending bank cards to St Helens address
Appeal to find man wanted in connection with theft
POLICE are appealing for help to find this man who is wanted in connection to a reported theft in St Helens.
Keith Grimes: Funeral to take place of singer and fundraiser
Keith Grimes, a popular figure in the town, died last month. He had suffered from heart problems. His funeral service will take place at Greenacres in Rainford on Friday, with the service starting at 1.30pm.
Family thank dad's ex-colleagues over asbestos appeal
The Triplex worker died from the asbestos related cancer .
Best for Tattoos - where is the best place in St Helens to get inked?
We're looking for the best tattoo place in St Helens
Leigh: Jonathan Hogg inquest opens who died after dog attack
A man died after he was bitten by a dog he was looking after.
Advice for St Helens dog owners as summer temperatures rise
AN animal welfare charity is warning dog owners that "twenty is plenty" when it comes to exercising their pets this summer.
Free pint for Father's Day on offer at Hungry Horse pubs
A free pint is on offer for dads if they make a booking at a Hungry Horse pub for over the Father's Day weekend
UK heatwave: when is it too hot to work? What the law says
Amber heat-health alerts have been issued by the UK Health and Safety Agency and the Met Office for parts of the country this weekend
Parents died following tragic collision on Rainford Bypass
A MUM and dad tragically died on the way to a Father's Day meal in a car driven by their daughter.
Motorist caused M62 crash death after nitrous oxide binge
Shaun Tinsley smashed into another car on the motorway in Warrington "like a missile", with estimates stating that he was travelling at 113mph at the time. The 28-year-old, who was disqualified at the time – despite never passing a driving test – had also binged on nitrous oxide, also known as laughing gas, beforehand.
Parkside Link Road sees 'positive' progress
Progress is seen on Parkside Link Road in Newton-le-Willows.
Three arrests after man's body found in Knowsley
Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead in a house in Merseyside.
Man wrongly accused of taking images of a child assaulted in Rainhill
POLICE have issued a serious warning after a man wrongly accused of attempting to abduct a child was assaulted by a group of youths in Rainhill.
Met Office issues yellow weather warning for thunderstorms
Residents in the north west told to expect thunder and lightning storms as weather warning issued