Wirral bus firm ceases trading overnight

More than sixty drivers at a bus company in Wirral, are wondering how they'll pay their bills tonight. They turned up at work this morning to find their depot gates locked, and they claim the wages stopped - after the firm ceased trading.

Some say they'd been offered jobs elsewhere recently but the directors persuaded them to stay.

Staff were close to tears when they learnt they weren't being paid. Our correspondent Elaine Willcox has the story: