23 year old Aidan McAteer, of no fixed address, but formerly from Prescot, has pleaded Guilty to causing the death of four-year-old Violet-Grace Youens by dangerous driving on March 24th Continue reading
Following an announcement from the Foootball Association that he will be banned from all football trelated activities for 18 months after admitting he had placed bets on games, Liverpool born Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has made the following statement Continue reading
The 20-year-old man who was critically injured in a stabbing incident in St Helens on Sunday, sadly died in the early hours of this morning. A post-mortem will be carried out and his family have been informed. Continue reading
- Single mother elected NUS president April 26, 2017National Union of Students elects black, single mother as its leader, ousting Malia Bouattia.
- Barclays boss sounds Brexit talent warning April 26, 2017Jes Staley says that retaining access to talented workers after Brexit is "tremendously important".
- Alice Ruggles murder: Trimaan Dhillon to serve minimum of 22 years April 26, 2017The jury rejected his claims that she fell on a knife during an argument.
- Ex-Lib Dem MP David Ward sacked as candidate April 26, 2017Ex-MP David Ward has been sacked as a Lib Dem general election candidate, party leader Tim Farron says
- 'Lack of transparency' over drone strike, committee finds April 26, 2017The government is criticised for withholding documents about the 2015 killing of a Briton in Syria.
- Jet set pets April 26, 2017From turkeys to pandas... when animals need transporting they catch a flight just like us.
- Serena Williams: World number two revealed pregnancy news by accident April 26, 2017Serena Williams says she revealed her pregnancy on social media by accident, after mistakenly uploading a photograph on Snapchat.
- Tandragee rider Cecconi dies after motorbike race crash April 26, 2017Italian Dario Cecconi dies after crashing during a road race at the Tandragee 100 on Saturday.
- Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: 'Perfect time' to fight Ukrainian - Lennox Lewis April 26, 2017Former three-time world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis believes it is the "perfect" time for Anthony Joshua to face Wladimir Klitschko.
- Spurs will feel heat, say Chelsea duo after Blues go seven points clear April 25, 2017Chelsea's Eden Hazard and Gary Cahill say Tottenham will feel the pressure after the Blues beat Southampton to edge closer to the title.
- Sanchez will not move to rival - Arsenal boss Wenger April 25, 2017Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will not be sold to a Premier League rival, according to manager Arsene Wenger.
- Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss praises players after Southampton win April 25, 2017Chelsea boss Antonio Conte praised his side's commitment and desire after they beat Southampton to extend their lead at the top of the table to seven points.
- Jonathan Demme, director of The Silence of the Lambs, dies at 73 April 26, 2017The Oscar-winning film-maker also made such films as Philadelphia and Stop Making Sense.
- Trump seeks to slash tax for businesses April 26, 2017Analysts say the plan will add to the deficit but the US government says growth will pay for it.
- France election: Macron heckled by pro-Le Pen workers April 26, 2017The bitterly fought campaign in France's presidential election moves up a gear.
- Tajik leader's 'full title' rule comes into force April 26, 2017All media must now refer to President Emomali Rahmon by his not insubstantial official title.
- Caught tech-handed April 26, 2017How some suspects fell victim to their own stupidity, ignorance and vanity.
- 101-year-old Man Kaur wins 100m dash in New Zealand April 26, 2017Man Kaur's appearance at the World Master Games was a runaway success.