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Arrest made after suspected stolen car is stopped in Preston

Crime

200 new jobs as pharmaceutical firm pledges future to Haydock

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Police issue direct warning to drug dealers in Fingerpost

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Whiston Hospital

Campaigners to protest NHS privatisation outside hospital

Health

Dog owner convicted of microchipping offence

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Traffic lights failure in Prescot causes traffic chaos

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Rainhill High expected to post £1m budget deficit

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Mystery surrounds medical incident at hire company

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Paramedics took the man believing him to be genuinely ill

Man fakes medical emergency for free ride to hospital

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The bridge on Gores Lane

Accident closes road between Billinge and Rainford

Transport

Accident closes road between Billinge and Rainford

Transport
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This is what the law says you can do when someone parks in front of your house

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Man who drove lorry up wrong side of M62 is jailed

Transport
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HGV driver killed in M6 smash was just 37

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The car was well alight on the motorway

Vehicle fire causes more disruption on M6

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Arrest made after suspected stolen car is stopped in Preston

Crime
A CCTV image of the man who left cannabis behind at Rainhill Post Office

Police hunt man who left bags of cannabis in post office

Crime
Helen McCourt

Marie McCourt - I cannot rest until my daughter's body is found

Crime
Marie McCourt on the 30th anniversary of her daughter Helen's murder

A mother’s 30-year fight for closure

Crime

St Helens primary school closed due to flooding

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Did your child get into their first-choice school?

Parents struggle to secure top school choice

Education
Talk to your child about having some responses ready if they are asked to send explicit images

Advice for parents concerned about children sexting

Health
Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education

Council’s early years service ranked third in UK

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Kevin the Carrot gets the chop after a single complaint about an Aldi advert

Business
KFC, Central Retail Park, St Helens

KFC in St Helens closes after nationwide chicken shortage

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Ian Wadsworth Adele Platt Gary Milligan and Stephen Hussey stand outside the new building at 2 The Parks Haydock with the firms Scott Rees Solicitors sign in the background

Scott Rees and Co moves to Newton-le-Willows

Business

Kendal Calling announces huge line-up for 2018

Music

MPs must protect the local press from damaging Lords amendment

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Calm the nerves with a pre-flight pint?

That pre-flight pint at the airport might be a thing of the past

Transport
Ashley Highfield

New reporters 'to hold local councils to account'

Business
Coroner Peter Sigee warned that cyclists could die because of new Government rules relaxing repairs to deep potholes

New pothole repair rules will increase risk of cycling deaths, coroner warns

Transport
The disgraced former Tory deputy chairman believes the country is "sick of elections"

Lord Archer: Corbyn will become Prime Minister if election is held next year

Politics

Campaigners to protest NHS privatisation outside hospital

Health
Speedy Direct in Haydock

Mystery surrounds medical incident at hire company

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Paramedics took the man believing him to be genuinely ill

Man fakes medical emergency for free ride to hospital

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Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

Health
Laura Black

Charity dinner at Leigh Sports Village for Teardrops in St Helens

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