Direct Line is closing its office in Liverpool by the end of the year. The firm is axing 2000 staff across the country - 485 of them on Merseyside. The insurer says it hopes to transfer some workers to its site in Manchester.
More top news
Merseytravel says young people in the Liverpool City Region are bucking the national trend of bus passenger decline
Fairly cloudy. A little warmer than average
The premature baby is in a serious condition in a neo natal unit