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Special investigation: Hidden epidemic of military suicides

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Matthew Hankinson from Newton-le-Willows

Newton-le-Willows man jailed for involvement in banned neo-Nazi group

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Special investigation: The hidden cost of war

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Jobcentre Plus

St Helens ready for full Universal Credit roll-out

Business

Guinea pig cruelty increases

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Family's moving tribute to man who died in car crash

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Cash-strapped students could receive £50 TV Licence refund

Business

Roof fire as man tries to smoke out wasps' nest

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It's coming home

Virgin Trains gives ticket restrictions the boot to get fans home to watch England

Transport
The Red Arrows kick off the weekend on Friday night

What's on and when this weekend at Southport Airshow, and when the Red Arrows are landing in Blackpool

Whats on

Virgin Trains gives ticket restrictions the boot to get fans home to watch England

Transport

New charges come in at Manchester Airport from next week

Transport
Northern have released a limited timetable around strike action taking place later this month.

Northern release limited timetables ahead of strike action

Transport

Legoland bins Northern Rail attractions to get behind furious rail passengers

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Comedian Mark Grimshaw

You have to laugh: Rail problems gives Blackpool comedian a train of thought

Offbeat

School meal prices in St Helens to increase

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A man entered the ground of Rainhill High and behaving in a threatening manner to two pupils

Man threatened two pupils in grounds of Rainhill High

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Staff at Rainhill High alerted police to the incident

Parent attempts to confront pupil over 'incident' outside St Helens school

Education
Associate director Alex Summers. (s)

Lancashire Police spotlight child grooming in new theatre resource

Education
Nicola Looker teaching her class

St Helens teacher shares life-changing skills in Africa

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Jobcentre Plus

St Helens ready for full Universal Credit roll-out

Business
Lancashire university students could be eligible for a refund on their TV licence. (s)

Cash-strapped students could receive £50 TV Licence refund

Business
It's coming home

Virgin Trains gives ticket restrictions the boot to get fans home to watch England

Transport

Special investigation: The hidden cost of war

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Ambulances lined up.

Paramedics across the north west are going on strike today - and more could follow suit soon

Health
An extra 20 billion a year has been promised to the NHS by the Prime Minister. (Photo: PA Wire).

Five things you should know about the £20 billion NHS funding boost

Health
Coun Seve Gomez-Aspron

Controversial St Helens councillor deactivates Twitter account

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Video: Town hall names new St Helens Mayor

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New BBC TV show shines the spotlight on the Lake District, one of the jewels of the north west

Arts
Blackpool Zoo flamingos

LIVE: Watch Blackpool Zoo's newest flamingo hatch

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A colourful red panda has made an adorable debut at Chester Zoo

Environment
The milestone in place on the canal

Replica milestone placed on canal in St Helens

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Special investigation: The hidden cost of war

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Some types of surgery are to be scrapped on the NHS

NHS to scrap 'unnecessary' operations in cost-cutting measure

Health
Ambulances lined up.

Paramedics across the north west are going on strike today - and more could follow suit soon

Health
An extra 20 billion a year has been promised to the NHS by the Prime Minister. (Photo: PA Wire).

Five things you should know about the £20 billion NHS funding boost

Health
Sir Steve Redgrave is back a campaign to raise awareness of diabetes

Thousands in St Helens at risk of losing their eyesight because of diabetes

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