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Why the treatment of Meghan Markle sends the wrong message to our children

The founder of Merseyside Black Lives Matter Alliance has spoken out about the wider impact of the Royal Family's treatment of Meghan Markle. Meghan Markle revealed on Monday why she and Harry left their duties as Senior Members of the...
Lupus Awareness Month

Invisible illnesses – how the nation’s unnoticed suffering affects lives

A disease that affects millions of people globally, Lupus is normally forgotten and ignored. But October is shining a light on this condition. Lupus, medically known as systemic lupus erythematosus, is a long-term autoimmune disease affecting the joints and skin. The...

Boris Johnson urges MPs to back modified Brexit bill

Boris Johnson has urged MPs to support a bill which modifies the Brexit deal he signed with the EU in January. The PM said the Internal Markets Bill would "ensure the integrity of the UK internal market" and hand power to Scotland and Wales.

Fury at proposed changes to student loan repayments

Liverpool MP Kim Johnson has added her voice to the outrage surrounding government plans to lower the income level at which students will have to start repaying their student loans.
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Liverpool’s Kim Johnson challenges Boris Johnson on fire and rehire policy

Liverpool Riverside MP Kim Johnson put a question to the Prime Minister in Parliament following the GMB British Gas engineer strike. Today's Prime Minister's questions included a question from Ms Johnson on the government's stance on fire and rehire practices. Last...

Ukrainian visa scheme branded a con by Liverpool charity

The manager of a Liverpool asylum organisation has branded the government’s Ukrainian visa scheme “a bit of a con”. The government announced the Ukrainian Family Scheme earlier this week and Michael Gove has confirmed “unlimited numbers” will be allowed to...
NCP are supporting better mental health

Charity founded by Liverpool comedian helping to raise mental health awareness

National Car Parks (NCP) have teamed with national mental health charity Chasing the Stigma to raise awareness on the importance of mental wellbeing.  Chasing the Stigma was set up by Liverpool comedian Jake Mills after his own suicide attempt in 2013.  He...
Sign of Brackenwood Golf Course

Search for mum of baby found on Brackenwood Golf Course continues

Tomorrow marks the three-week point since the discovery of a baby’s body on Brackenwood Golf Course and Merseyside Police are still appealing for any information regarding the identity of its mother.
Picture of Knives confiscated by Merseyside Police in Kirkby

Firearm and weapons seized in Kirkby as officers continue to tackle violent crime

A man in his 20’s has been arrested on drugs and weapons charges in Kirkby, and a 25 year old male has been detained for an unrelated matter.

‘Pick secure passwords’ say Merseyside Police on Safer Internet Day

Merseyside Police are advising internet users to create strong passwords to combat hackers. As part of the Safer Internet Centre's national awareness day, Merseyside Police are encouraging everyone to adopt safe passwords and, where available, two-factor authentication to help protect...