Its been reported that Bury born film director Danny Boyle has turned down a knighthood. Its believed he was offered the honour in recognition of his work as the creator of the Olympic opening ceremony.
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A deal is believed to have been reached with official confirmation likely on Friday.
The family of Kevin Wilson, who was murdered in Wavertree are re-appealing for information on what would have been his 19th birthday
The woman is described as being around 50 years old with short spikey purple hair.