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TalkTalk hit by massive cyber attack

TalkTalk has said it has been affected by the same cyber attack that left Post Office broadband customers without an internet connection.

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A number of accidents have been reported on the M6 this morning.

Accidents on M6 Southbound causing delays

There have been a number of accidents this morning (Friday, 2 December) affecting Southbound traffic on the M6 around the Wigan and Cheshire areas.

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Coun Seve Gomez-Aspron

Learn about your consumer rights this Christmas

Consumer awareness events are being held across St Helens to help people understand their rights.

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Finalists Lucy Ball, seven, Millie Rice, 10 with Tawny Owl Jodie Brussels and winner Maddie Atherton, eight

Brownies help design Christmas e-card

Brownies have been helping a chemical company design a Christmas e-card to send to its customers.

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Head of Business Partnerships at Qdos Consulting Steve Charles and Chief Executive at St Helens Chamber Kath Boullen with event host Gethin Jones

Chamber wins prestigious award

St Helens Chamber has won a prestigious award.

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Two lanes are currently closed on the M6

Delays on the M6 between junctions 18 and 17 southbound due to serious accident

The accident, which involved two lorries and one car, happened at around 11.30am this morning (28, November).

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Services are expected to be disrupted until 1pm today.

UPDATE: Line reopened but major delays still affecting train services to Manchester

Some train services to Manchester are delayed or have been cancelled following an earlier train derailment in Eccles.
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Football coach Barry Bennell whose abuse of young men in his care has prompted Crewe Alexandria to launch a review of how the allegations were handled

Overnight news digest - More than 20 ex-footballers report abuse, prisoner suicide hits epidemic levels and May to host summit ahead of Article 50

Catch up with all the latest overnight national news with our morning roundup

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Self-storage firm prepares for winter months

Self-storage firm prepares for winter months

A St Helens self-storage centre is preparing for a busy winter ahead after opening this summer.

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Sentis Managed Solutions director Neil Homer

St Helens firm’s Pride of Britain partnership

St Helens-based Sentis Managed Solutions has been appointed as a partner by the Pride of Britain luxury hotel consortium.

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'Hidden workforce' key to growth of 5m small businesses in the UK

'Hidden workforce' key to growth of 5m small businesses in the UK

A hidden workforce of stay at home mums and dads could hold the key to small business growth and provide a huge boost the UK economy.

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Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond reads through his Autumn Statement in his office in 11 Downing Street, London

Overnight news digest - Hammond to help workers and NHS labs at 'tipping point'

Catch up with all the latest news with our quick round-up of this morning's headlines

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Black Friday is almost upon us again.

Updated: On street pay and display made free on Black Friday

Bargain hunters are being given a helping hand to go wild in the aisles this Black Friday as St Helens Council is offering free car parking.

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Drivers are experiencing delays on the M6

Delays on M6 Northbound after vehicle breakdown

Drivers are experiencing delays on the M6

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The fuel prices at a Morrison's petrol station. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Petrol back below £1 a litre as Morrisons slashes prices post-Brexit

Morrisons has announced that from today (Monday), supermarket customers will pay below £1-a-litre for petrol for the first time since the Brexit vote.

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Thousands of users data has been compromised in the hack attack

Mobile provider Three UK offers advice following data hack

Mobile and Internet provider Three UK has confirmed that the personal information of customers have been accessed by hackers in a recent cyber attack.
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Chancellor Philip Hammond has been urged to stop the Northern 'brain drain.'

Overnight News digest - Chancellor urged to stop Northern brain drain while Environment Agency warns of heavy rain

Catch up on all the overnight news with our morning roundup

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Lanes closed on M6 after two incidents

Lanes closed on M6 after two incidents

Two crashes and a car fire have led to closures on the M6 motorway.

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The motorway was closed after the crash

Fuel spillage after car and petrol tanker crash on motorway

Part of the M6 motorway was closed when a car and a petrol tanker collided.

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Half of Sinteliners own at least five TV sets

Half of Sinteliners own at least five TV sets

Almost half of households (47 per cent) in St Helens own at least five TVs, according to a new survey.

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