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Family appeal for help to find missing man

Concerns are growing for a missing man from Bury, Greater Manchester. Philip Christie, who's 47, was last seen at home in the Greenmount area on the morning of the 1st of September 2015.

Phillip Christie has been missing for more than a month Credit: Greater Manchester Police

Phillip's family are appealing for help from the public to try and find him. He is described as white, around 5ft 11in, slim with brown receding hair, a beard and brown eyes.
He has links to Buxton, Blackpool, Harrogate and London.


Thousands raised as Liverpool sends its 'Love' to refugees

A concert held in the city that calls itself the Capital of Kindness has raised thousands to help with the refugee crisis.

Liverpool comedian John Bishop, along with the likes of The Christians and The Farm were all on the bill at the city's Echo Arena last night.

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Boxer Amir Khan urges support for refugees

Professional boxer Amir Khan has urged people to help support the thousands of refugees who are arriving in Europe everyday.

Speaking during his visit to a Syrian refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos the two-time former world champion said: "They have come here as refugees with nothing in their hand, with hardly any money, so we have to show our support and help these people."


Liverpool bands 'all together' for refugee concert

The Farm frontman Peter Hooton Credit: PA

Liverpool's chart topping musicians are coming together later to play a charity gig raising money to help refugees.

The Farm, The Christians and Space will be among the names who take to the stage tonight at the Liverpool Echo Arena.

Money raised will go to the Red Cross

Army recruit who died in training is from Lancashire

Megan Park is believed to have died during a training exercise Credit: Ministry of Defence

A recruit who has died while undergoing initial Army training has been identified tonight as Megan Park from Blackburn in Lancashire.

The Army said she had died while undergoing initial training at the Army Training Centre (ATC) Pirbright, in Surrey.

An Army spokesperson said the incident was being investigated and it had no further comment to make.

It's been reported that she collapsed after a taking part in an exercise.

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