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September 25, 2018 8:40 AM Jeremy Corbyn would be 'incompetent' Brexit negotiator, Sky Data poll finds

A Sky Data poll finds low ratings for the Labour leader, as delegates in Liverpool prepare to vote on backing a second referendum. A Sky Data poll found 22% of people thought the Labour leader would be competent to negotiate Brexit, compared to 71% who thought he would be incompetent. The figure was slightly more positive for Labour when asked if the party 70

March 27, 2018 3:25 PM Here's what trains are and aren't running over the Easter weekend on Greater Anglia and c2c lines

The Easter weekend is just around the corner - but those hoping to travel over the four days are being advised to check before they travel back due to engineering works. Extra staff will be on hand to help customers transfer between train, bus and Tube. Jamie Burles, Greater Anglia Managing Director, said: “We understand that customers would much rather 50

January 5, 2018 12:44 PM Live: Sinkhole closes major road in Prescot

Knowsley Lane has been closed both ways as hole opens up We'll be bringing you updates from Prescot where a sinkhole has closed Knowsley Lane both ways. Travel monitors INRIX say "the collapsed carriageway" is between Church Lane and Shop Road near the Derby Arms Pub. Knowsley Council said its highways team had been made aware of the incident 18

January 2, 2018 10:40 AM Dental nurse, 19, ‘screamed in agony in the worst pain of her life’ and 'couldn't feel her legs' after breaking her back at a scandal-hit trampoline park where three others were injured

A dental nurse says she experienced the 'worst pain' of her life after she broke her back at a trampoline park. Lucy Jones, 19, joined three friends for the post-Christmas get together at Flip Out Chester, which describes itself as 'the world's biggest and best trampoline theme park', last January. Ms Jones, of Northop, Flintshire, North Wales, who now plans 33

December 25, 2017 10:13 PM Owner of last house on abandoned estate says he'll NEVER leave his home

HE MAY own the last surviving house of an abandoned estate, but this homeowner insists he will never leave. Charlie Wright, 66, lives in the only remaining home of what was once a bustling dockland community of more than 600 properties. His £130,000 four-bedroom terrace house is flanked by two derelict properties and acres of open land where the other 38

December 3, 2017 5:00 PM Drunk woman says she was forced to WALK along motorway by angry cabbie after throwing up in back of his taxi

A woman who vomited in a cab while drunk claims the driver punished her by kicking her out on the motorway as cars rushed toward her at 70 miles per hour. Vicky Abbott says she was thrown out into pouring rain near junction one of the M53 by a screaming driver who swore at her when she was unable to pay £40 on the spot after a night out in Liverpool 29

November 27, 2017 12:40 PM George's Great British Kitchen plans Manchester restaurant and gin bar

The restaurant and bar celebrates British specialities including gourmet fish and chips - and gin A restaurant group celebrating the best of British food and drink has revealed plans to open in Manchester. Georges Great British Kitchen, which specialises in classic dishes such as fish and chips, pies and bangers and mash, is set to open on the corner 80

November 24, 2017 12:03 PM Bombed Out Church 'sale' advert is not what it seems

ECHO advert says council plans to "dispose" of church land An advert has appeared in the ECHO about the sale of the gardens at the Bombed Out Church – but the council says it’s not what it seems. St Luke’s Church is one of the city’s best-loved landmarks and underwent a £500,000 restoration earlier this year. In May it was announced that a new company 21

November 17, 2017 8:00 AM Huge 20-storey skyscraper to change look of Gateshead Quayside skyline

The planned tower block on the corner of Mill Road and Hawks Road is set to be approved by Gateshead Council Plans for a Gateshead skyscraper standing 20 storeys high have been given the go-ahead by planning chiefs. The proposed development will stand on the corner of Mill Road and Hawks Road near the Baltic and will provide nearly 400 homes, as well as a cycle 23

November 14, 2017 12:52 AM Liver test to aid paracetamol overdose treatment

People who overdose on paracetamol could be helped by a blood test that shows immediately if they are going to suffer liver damage. Researchers in Edinburgh and Liverpool said the test would help doctors identify which patients arriving in hospital need more intensive treatment. The blood test detects levels of specific molecules in blood associated 28