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Children show their love for care home staff and residents
Children show their love for care home staff and residents

Children show their love for care home staff and residents

CHILDREN who have been attending school during lockdown have created their own special gift for a local care home.Pupils from St Thomas the Martyr Primary School, in Up Holland, have made some stunning pieces of artwork for the staff and residents of Alma Green Care Home.One particular artwork,
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Ward councillors will go door-to-door to discuss shielding

Ward councillors will go door-to-door to discuss shielding

by Danielle Thompson

SEFTON Council’s Area Coordinators and ward councillors are out knocking on doors across the Borough to identify people who are shielding due to

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Litherland will play host to its first Coronavirus Mobile Test Centre this week

Litherland will play host to its first Coronavirus Mobile Test Centre this week

by Danielle Thompson

Litherland will play host to its first Coronavirus Mobile Test Centre this week – after several successful sessions in Southport and Maghull.Located

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Support for Lancashire's care sector

Support for Lancashire's care sector

by Danielle Thompson

THE level of support provided to the care sector by Lancashire County Council during the Coronavirus outbreak has been revealed for the first time.It

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Charity help staff to send out meat hampers to families of schoolchildren

Charity help staff to send out meat hampers to families of schoolchildren

by Danielle Thompson

FOLLOWING a successful bid to Cash for Kids, the staff at a Sefton school were able to support their families throughout the half term by sending out

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Champion delivery girl raises more than £800 for charity by taking on a ‘virtual climb of Mount Everest!’

Champion delivery girl raises more than £800 for charity by taking on a ‘virtual climb of Mount Everest!’

by Danielle Thompson

A TEENAGER has raised more than £800 for charity by taking on a ‘virtual climb of Mount Everest!’Sophie Blakemore, 13, who is a Champion Newspapers

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Sefton businesses to benefit from £244,000 slice of a new £50million European fund which aims to boost the recovery of high streets

Sefton businesses to benefit from £244,000 slice of a new £50million European fund which aims to boost the recovery of high streets

by Danielle Thompson

BUSINESSES across Sefton will be granted a £244,000 slice of a new £50 million European fund which aims to boost the recovery of high streets.The

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Care homes across Sefton will benefit from £2.5 million of additional funding

Care homes across Sefton will benefit from £2.5 million of additional funding

by Danielle Thompson

CARE homes across Sefton will benefit from £2.5 million of additional funding.Sefton Council’s Cabinet approved arrange of measure to provide the

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Vet Nurse of the Year ‘thrilled’ to win award

Vet Nurse of the Year ‘thrilled’ to win award

by Danielle Thompson

A VET nurse who splits her time between Birkdale, Formby and Maghull ‘was thrilled but shocked’ to win a national award.Claire Shepherd of Parker and

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Liverpool Hope Playwriting Prize is postponed by a year due to pandemic

Liverpool Hope Playwriting Prize is postponed by a year due to pandemic

by Danielle Thompson

CHIEFS at Liverpool Hope University and Liverpool’s Royal Court Theatre have taken the 'difficult decision' to postpone the Liverpool Hope

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Can you walk or cycle to work?

Can you walk or cycle to work?

by Danielle Thompson

PEOPLE are being urged to consider walking and cycling for regular journeys to help prevent the spread of coronavirus as lockdown restrictions begin

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National Choir of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets perform on Britain’s Got Talent: Unseen

National Choir of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets perform on Britain’s Got Talent: Unseen

by Danielle Thompson

VIEWERS of Britain’s Got Talent: Unseen saw an amazing performance from the National Choir of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets at the weekend of their

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RNLI to start patrols at Crosby Beach from tomorrow (Saturday, May 30)

RNLI to start patrols at Crosby Beach from tomorrow (Saturday, May 30)

by Danielle Thompson

THE RNLI are starting patrols on Crosby Beach from tomorrow.Recent hot weather and the easing of lockdown has led to thousands of people flocking to

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