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Return of the Giants

The Giants are coming back to Liverpool Credit: pa

Some iconic figures could be about to make a comeback to the streets of Liverpool.

The City Council have announced plans for the return of the Giants to the city.

Its hoped the puppets will form part of tenth anniversary celebrations for Liverpool as the Capital of Culture in 2018.

The full programme of cultural events will be confirmed in the Autumn.

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United legend to be honoured

Nobby Styles Credit: MEN Syndication

Manchester United and England legend Nobby Stiles will be given a special honour in his home town. A street will be named after him in Collyhurst, Greater Manchester. Fellow World Cup winner Sir Bobby Charlton will be on hand for the ceremony, together with former United team mate Denis Law.

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