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Families 'being put out on the street' as they face eviction in 53 days

Private housing firm Jonorra has argued they can no longer rent out the houses due to new laws

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Man has to serve up one plate of food to be in with a chance of travelling the world

Adam Jones was studying to become a lawyer when he had a change of heart

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I always thought my town needed something like this so I quit my job to make it happen

Southport Brewery has been making beer for 20 years and is now the oldest operational brewery in Merseyside

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Snapshots in time show life in one Merseyside town 37 years ago

These photographs have been unseen for years

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They've lived in their homes for years but now have 53 days to leave

Four families from the same road in Liverpool are facing eviction

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Man jailed after crack cocaine found buried in a garden In Sefton

A man has been jailed for three years, four months after a bag containing up to £44,000 worth of crack cocaine was found buried in a back...

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Screams of 'there's blood everywhere' after woman stabbed in Bootle

Merseyside Police are appealing for information after a woman was found in a pool of blood after attack

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Officers introduce Section 60 in Maghull

Officers in #Maghull have introduced a Section 60 from 4pm today (Wed 29 February) until 4am tomorrow, giving them enhanced stop search...

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Get the latest updates from the Matthew Horton murder trial

The trial is expected to last around two weeks

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'Cheeky' Bootle nan, 104, shares secrets to a long and happy life

Henrietta Thornber has remained optimistic despite some difficult times in her life

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Bootle Driving Range will reopen tomorrow 24th February

Bootle Driving Range will reopen tomorrow, Saturday 24 February, following closure due to damage caused by the high winds of Storm Elin...

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Sefton Labour ward no longer under suspension

The Ford ward was placed under suspension in 2021

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Heated row as wooden boards from closed Southport Pier put up for sale

The sale of salvaged wood from Southport Pier has led to a councillor being accused of 'petty political nonsense'

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Pontins' shameful blacklist saw guests with certain names banned from booking

A report found Pontins staff were instructed to listen for Irish accents when taking bookings over the phone

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Angry neighbours 'occupy' street to protest against 'alien' invasion

A campaign group took part in a peaceful protest

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Merseyside Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision in Maghull on Thursday

Merseyside Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision in #Maghull on Thursday 25th January. Merseyside Police were...

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'Suspected firearm' found at Bootle golf course after man, 27, shot

The weapon was found in the mud within the grounds of Bootle Golf Course on Dunningsbridge Road

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Church to be converted into luxury apartments but original organ will remain

A restored organ will "frame the entrance to the building" once it is converted into 10 flats

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'Genuine Scouser' will be 'greatly missed' after dying aged 57

The Pies lead singer Ashley Martin died in his mum's arms

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4 Merseyside areas set for £1000 bonus trial to get people into work

The money will be tax free to help out nurseries who are facing "a real challenge"