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Police search property in St Helens

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Lily-Ann with her dad Sam Clark

Making Lily-Ann’s dream a reality

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Armed police stand guard at Albert Square, Manchester, after a suicide bomber killed 22 people, including children, as an explosion tore through fans leaving a pop concert in Manchester

St Helens man charged over offensive Manchester bomb Tweet

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Last year's Race For Life at Pennington Flash

Charity holds flash sale on Race For Life entry

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Mum speaks about son’s serious allergies

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Dog owner fined after conviction appeal fails

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Jail time for drugs gang caught in undercover investigation

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ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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Man charged with possession of offensive weapon near St Helens primary

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Police hunt ‘cowardly’ attackers

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Manchester Victoria likely to remain closed for several days after Manchester Arena bomb

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19 people have been killed in a suspected terrorist incident

Northern rail service changes following suspected terrorist incident at Manchester Arena

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Moto are warning people to expect more traffic than usual

M6 closures to take place next week

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Northern have said they will be running 40% of its services and more than 300 bus replacement buses.

Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

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David Pipe believes Randox Health Grand National favourite Vieux Lion Rouge "ticks a lot of the boxes" ahead of the world's greatest steeplechase at Aintree on Saturday

Grand National travel trouble for passengers on strike day

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Police search property in St Helens

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Armed police stand guard at Albert Square, Manchester, after a suicide bomber killed 22 people, including children, as an explosion tore through fans leaving a pop concert in Manchester

St Helens man charged over offensive Manchester bomb Tweet

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St Helens Council

Dog owner fined after conviction appeal fails

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Police search

Jail time for drugs gang caught in undercover investigation

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Schoolchildren make a splash to help others

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Lynn Gerrard, Tuition Service student, Ellie Taylor, and Donna Melling

Poet helps St Helens express concerns over mentah health

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How much would your give your kids to get good grades?

Exam-taking youngsters pledged £205 average in gifts for good grades

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Tuition Service art teacher Sarah Potter, Anais Grierson, Ellie Taylor, Emily Philbin and Kay Foster

Pupils showcase their creative side

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Staff at the Tasty Truck awards

Praise for healthy eating scheme

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Former pub to become a childrens nursery

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From left; Mike Palin, Eamonn McManus and Jason Fildes

Ambassadors tell their St Helens story

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Foster Care

Could you foster a child?

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Karen and Paul Ledsham presented the first Harrison Ledsham Award to then 16 year-old bassoonist, Rhys Prescott, last year

Nominations needed for music awards ceremony

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ELECTION 2017:Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

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St Helens man claims social care cost victory

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ELECTION 2017: Labour quizzed on costing of manifesto promises

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TV news coverage of the 2017 election isn’t giving you the full picture – especially about Jeremy Corbyn

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Florida Farm battle over

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Gavin McWilliam and Andrew Wilson (right), gold medal winners at Chelsea for their Breaking Ground garden

St Helens garden designer’s Chelsea Flower Show gold award

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Coun Seve Gomez-Aspron

Councillor’s appointment branded ‘deliberately provocative’

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St Helens town hall

Seven planning applications given green light

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Eating cheese is better for you than previously thought

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The standardised green packets aim to discourage young people from ever taking up smoking.

Graphic cigarette pack warnings aim to stop youngsters smoking

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Tuition Service art teacher Sarah Potter, Anais Grierson, Ellie Taylor, Emily Philbin and Kay Foster

Pupils showcase their creative side

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UPDATED: NHS hit by huge cyber attack - avoid A&E and walk-in centres 'unless absolutely necessary'

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Mental health chiefs sign off £20,000 for name change

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