(c) Christmas jumper by Desternie Hills

The good, the bad and the very ugly side of Christmas jumpers

It’s that time of year again, when families throw on their most festive *cough* ugly *cough* Christmas jumpers and take photos in front of the fire.   Whether it's you, your pet, your kids or your “willing” partner, no one...

Music legend Tim Burgess serves coffee to tackle homelessness

Music star Tim Burgess swapped his microphone for an apron this afternoon as he served various coffees and sweet treats to help raise money for homeless people in Merseyside. The Charlatans' lead vocalist visited Paper Cup coffee shop located near...
Image of Communal bins, taken by Georgia Chapman

Warrington bin strikes set to run until Christmas Eve

Another controversial round of strikes affecting bin collection has started in Warrington, marking the fifth time staff have walked out since October. Warrington Borough Council has called for the union to stop after it lost a legal bid to end...

MerseyNewsLive lunchtime TV bulletin December 5 2023

Sadie Gilbert presents your lunchtime TV news bulletin from the heart of Liverpool:  
Christmas decorations taken by Abigail Ford

Mersey pub that brings lonely people together this Christmas

TikTok viral pub The Bootle Arms has set up a Christmas scheme for those who have no one to spend the holiday season with. They are keeping tables on hold and offering a free meal to those in need. Watch Olivia...

Homeless crisis reaches peak as festive season looms

The homelessness crisis in Liverpool is hitting an all-time high heading into Christmas. With temperatures plummeting and the cost of living going up, charities and the local council are getting more requests for help than in previous years - and...
MNL radio bulletin (c) Kate Farley

MerseyNewsLive 3pm radio bulletin December 5 2023

A round-up of the day's breaking news stories in the Merseyside Region with Pratham Bhagudia: Featured image (c) Kate Farley
The 2023 Santa Dash (c) Lana Ogley

Santa-tasic success as annual charity dash sets festive record

Over 6,000 Santas flocked to the docks on Sunday morning for Liverpool's annual Santa Dash. Santas young and old gathered at Pier Head in what felt like freezing temperatures at 9.30 to take part in the biggest Santa dash in...

2 O Clock News Bulletin

The Afternoon bulletin with Pratham Bhagudia bringing the latest in News, Sports and Weather  
Agnes Jones House student accommodation (c) LJMU

Student accommodation availability in Liverpool set to increase

Student accommodation is expected to become more available and therefore cheaper across Merseyside with over 1,000 additional beds coming onto the housing market this year. While most cities are suffering from shortages in student rentals, Liverpool is one of few...