An inquest has heard how a soldier from Runcorn took his own life following a traumatic call to his wife from Afghanistan. Signaller Ian Sartorius-Jones was just 21 when he was found with a single gunshot wound in the radio tower of a British Army base in Helmand province.
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Rather cloudy and damp overnight. Brighter on Friday. Very mild.
Twitter must be held to account for failing to stop users from sending anti-Semitic abuse to a Liverpool MP, the Commons has heard.
Halloween marks the last day of October & probably one of the warmest on record. Temperatures are expected to rise 5-6 degrees above average