A woman from Liverpool has been crowned 'Midwife of the Year'.
Lauren Irving beat competition from all over the country to take the award. She was nominated by the mother of one of the babies she delivered.
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Kerrie has the latest North West forecast for the next fews days
The former chancellor said a line connecting the east and west coasts must be planned for as the Government presses ahead with HS2.
Showery rain to start Wednesday, but an improving story. Freshening up for the rest of the week with a mix of sunshine & showers