A police helicopter has been hovering over Anfield. It spotted a 'crazy circus' nearby -but said that wasn't a reference to Goodison Park...Read the full story ›
Detectives investigating an assault in Southport on Easter Sunday last year have released a photograph of a man they want to speak to.Read the full story ›
A number of disabled people from the region will take their fight against 'bedroom tax' to the Supreme Court today.Read the full story ›
A man has been jailed for causing death by dangerous driving following a fatal collision in Scarisbrick last year.Read the full story ›
A former solider from Southport whose life has been devastated by Alzheimer's has been sent forms to assess his fitness for work.
Desmond O'Toole, 63, needs around-the-clock care at a nursing home and can't stand, speak or feed himself.
His daughter Libby told Victoria Grimes they shouldn't have to prove he isn't fit to work
Its emerged a near miss at the Southport Air Show 2 years ago is now being looked into by police investigating the Shoreham air crash which killed 11 people.
They died when a Hawker jet crashed at the show in Sussex last August. Relatives of the victims have been told that the incident at Southport less than a year before is now forming part of the inquiry. One woman who witnessed the near miss in Southport is stunned at the news.
Officers are keen for the two people who were sat on the bench and went to the victim’s aid to come forwardRead the full story ›
North West ambulance paramedic Sara gives up her own Christmas day to help those in needRead the full story ›
Nicola Glover received an eight month suspended prison sentence for abandoning baby 'April' in a Southport amusement arcade toilet.Read the full story ›
Southport swimmer Fran Halsall claims a more selfish approach has boosted her chances of qualifying for the Rio Olympics in 2016.
She went to the London Olympics targeting medals in five events but came home empty-handed. Since then, she has been unstoppable.
She has won gold medals at the Commonwealth Games, the British, European and World Championships and on Saturday swam a new British record in the 50m butterfly at the Manchester International.
It is the perfect preparation for her latest bid for Olympic glory, with the British trials just five months away.
She spoke to Mike Hall.