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Can you spot yourself crossing the finish line of the Mersey Tunnel 10k run?

More than 3,000 people have taken part in a road race under the River Mersey. The Tunnel 10k run is an annual challenge from Liverpool to New Brighton, Wirral. Amongst those taking part was an amateur athlete who was just hours from getting married. The winner was Ethiopian Dejene Gezimu, 23, who has now won four local races this year. We sent our cameras along to the finish line to capture the action while organiser Alan Rothwell explains why the event is going from strength to strength.


Case review into life of Poppi Worthington

Serious case review looks into death

A serious case review is expected later to look at how agencies and individual practitioners responded to the needs of Poppi Worthington prior to her death.

It is hoped the report will establish lessons that can be learned from the interactions.

A fresh inquest is expected to take place later this year to re-examine how the 13 month old died in December 2012.


Protesters rally against closure of Chorley A&E

Thousands turned out in Chorley for a protest calling for the reopening of the town's accident and emergency unit on Saturday.

The hospital downgraded the A&E to an 'urgent care centre' in April due to a staff shortage.

Trust bosses say they hope to re-open the department by the end of the summer. Campaigners say they will keep pressure on the trust until that happens.

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