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Council tax will likely rise again in Wirral

Local authorities must set their budgets for the next financial year

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Mum's £42,000 house with 'rotting windows' transformed into vintage haven

For the latest in our Where I Live series, Elizabeth shared how she transformed her "horrible" 1905 terraced house into a home

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Frozen food recalled as 19,000 bags never should have been sold

McCain said the food was not tested to UK standards

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Four arrested and vehicle seized in Rikki Berry murder investigation

A vehicle of interest was found in Prescot

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Defendant's mum broke down in tears after being spotted by judge in Chinese restaurant

Judge David Aubrey KC's final day in court after half a century in the legal profession

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22 Kids and Counting return sees Sue Radford's dream 'come crashing down'

A new series of 22 Kids and Counting is set to return to Channel 5 at 8pm on Sunday night

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Top 10 GP surgeries for appointments in the Liverpool City Region

We have ranked the top GP surgeries in our region based on how appointments are handed out

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BBC show taken off air as presenter confirms break during BBC Breakfast slot

BBC Newswatch presenter Samira Ahmed has announced the show has been taken off air until September

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Man dies after crash on Jaguar Land Rover slip road

The man was travelling on a motorbike

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Covid variant symptoms as FLiRT wave sees cases rise

The variant KP.3 emerged in early April and belongs to a new group of COVID-19 strain

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Woman close to tears as she spots issue while feeding ducks

Animal lovers furious as ducks 'turned black' by oil spill

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Met Office forecasts 12 hours of rain for Liverpool

The latest Met Office forecast says heavy rain will fall across the city today

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Cheapest places for petrol and diesel in Merseyside this weekend

The cheapest places in Merseyside to fill up your car with fuel

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Mum 'covered in blood' as 'XL Bully' savaged dogs and dragged woman to the ground

An XL bully reportedly killed one dog in a horrific attack yesterday afternoon

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Stephen Strutt's family pay tribute after killer stabbed to death in prison

Stephen Strutt was stabbed to death in prison after being jailed for the 'joint enterprise' murder of Warren Glover

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Ian Fitzgibbon was warned not to repeat the sins of his father but he didn't listen

Ian Fitzgibbon secretly trafficked heroin and cocaine using the EncroChat handle 'Vimto Hawk'

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NHS warns 'call 999' immediately over these three symptoms

The quicker a person receives treatment the more likely they are to survive

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Injured man found lying next to major road

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area

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Passengers overheat in 'inhumane' temperatures on train

East Midlands Railway issued an apology

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Gardener accepted £500 from customer for extra service and ended up in jail

Dad stashed a kilo of cocaine in his home after former client promised him cash