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Murderer Shaun Walmsley's escape: Man released after arrest

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A man arrested by police investigating the escape of a convicted murderer in Liverpool has been released.

Shaun Walmsley, 28, ...

yesterday 17:43 open_in_new
Injured Bolasie says he found it "difficult" to watch Nations Cup

Everton winger Yannick Bolasie has admitted he found it "difficult and frustrating" to watch the recent Africa Cup of Nations from home, as his long injury lay-off continues.

Bolasie's hopes of playing for the Democratic Republic of Congo in Gabon were wrecked when he ruptured his anterior ...

yesterday 15:27 open_in_new
Stab victim left outside Liverpool's Aintree hospital in van

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A man with stab wounds was left outside a hospital in a van with blacked-out windows, police have said.

The 21-year-old was ...

yesterday 15:27 open_in_new
Terminally ill Bradley Lowery thanks Everton supporters

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Terminally ill Bradley Lowery waved to Everton fans in thanks as he led out his beloved Sunderland FC, days after it was revealed he ...

2017-02-25 21:39 open_in_new
Baby red squirrel orphan rescued from Ainsdale Nature Reserve

25 February 2017 Last updated at 09:45 GMT

A tiny red squirrel is recovering with Wildlife Trust officers after it was found on the forest floor at Ainsdale National Nature Reserve in Merseysie by Natural England volunteers.

Rachel Miller from the trust said the four-week-old male ...

2017-02-25 11:43 open_in_new
Smuggled rare ploughshare tortoises go on display for first time

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Four rare tortoises rescued from smugglers have gone on display for the first time in the UK.

The ploughshare tortoises were ...

2017-02-25 02:53 open_in_new
Vauxhall pensions 'won't be hit by PSA Group deal'

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The boss of France's PSA Group, Carlos Tavares, has told Business Secretary Greg Clark that members of Vauxhall's pension scheme "will ...

2017-02-24 16:59 open_in_new
Super League: Warrington Wolves v Castleford Tigers

Warrington have named an unchanged squad after they beat Australian NRL side Brisbane Broncos in the World Club Series.

Half-back Kevin Brown is expected to make his Super League debut for Wolves after his move from Widnes.

Visitors Castleford make just one change from the side that ...

2017-02-24 14:47 open_in_new
Wigan Warriors v Widnes switched to Vikings' home, RFL to investigate

Wigan Warriors' "home" Super League fixture against Widnes has been switched to the Vikings' Select Security Stadium - 17 hours after Wigan postponed the game.

Widnes, who were not consulted about Wigan's initial cancellation, will now visit the Warriors on Sunday, 2 July.

Friday's ...

2017-02-24 14:47 open_in_new
Fly-tippers jailed for dumping asbestos near dance school

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Two serial fly-tippers caught on video dumping illegal waste - including asbestos - near a children's dance school have been jailed. ...

2017-02-24 14:47 open_in_new
Murderer Shaun Walmsley's escape: Two arrested

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A man and woman have been arrested by detectives investigating the escape of a convicted murderer in Liverpool.

Shaun Walmsley, ...

2017-02-24 05:59 open_in_new
Images of on-the-run killer Shaun Walmsley's escape released

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CCTV images of the moment a convicted murderer escaped during a hospital visit have been released by police.

Shaun Walmsley, 28, ...

2017-02-23 20:01 open_in_new
Storm Doris: Man injured in tree fall as winds wreak havoc across North West

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A man has been injured by a tree which was blown over as Storm Doris battered the North West of England.

The man, in his 60s, ...

2017-02-23 15:33 open_in_new
Donor pays for Charlie Fearns' US leukaemia treatment

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A mystery donor has paid £150,000 to fund a "last chance cure" for a boy of 11 with leukaemia, his mother has said.

Sophie ...

2017-02-23 13:21 open_in_new
Tom Gilmore: Widnes Vikings half-back faces two months out

Widnes Vikings half-back Tom Gilmore could be out for up to eight weeks with an ankle injury.

The 23-year-old suffered the injury in the Vikings' Super League opening day loss to Huddersfield Giants where he had to leave the game.

Kevin Brown moved to Warrington over the winter while ...

2017-02-23 12:15 open_in_new
David Haye v Tony Bellew: Hayemaker calls for physical separation ahead of O2 Arena fight

David Haye has called for a physical barrier to be placed between him and heavyweight rival Tony Bellew before their London fight on 4 March.

The pair have traded insults before the O2 Arena bout and will be face-to-face at media commitments next week.

"There needs to be protection, ...

2017-02-23 11:09 open_in_new
Wirral Council criticised by Ombudsman in school transport row

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A council should reconsider a decision which meant a boy with autism faced having to catch a train and bus as well as walk a mile ...

2017-02-23 08:57 open_in_new
Shot soldier Anthony Williams in Le Mans challenge

22 February 2017 Last updated at 19:30 GMT

A soldier who was told he may never walk again when he was shot while serving in Afghanistan is preparing to take part in the Le Mans 2020.

Anthony Williams, from St Helens, was shot six times as he treated a casualty on the frontline in ...

2017-02-22 21:55 open_in_new
Former Liverpool vicar admits £100,000 Liverpool diocese thefts

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A former Anglican vicar has admitted a string of thefts totalling more than £100,000 from his diocese.

Rev Michael John Fry, ...

2017-02-22 19:43 open_in_new
Adam Lallana: Liverpool midfielder extends contract until 2020

Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana has extended his contract until 2020.

Lallana, 28, joined Liverpool from Southampton for £25m in July 2014 and has scored 16 goals in 80 Premier League appearances.

The deal, worth a reported £110,000 a week, is effective from the summer ...

2017-02-22 19:43 open_in_new
Super League: Wigan Warriors v Widnes Vikings

Super League champions Wigan are back in league action after their World Club Challenge win over NRL counterparts Cronulla Sharks.

Head coach Shaun Wane has named the same squad for a third week in a row after victories in their opening two matches of the season.

Jack Buchanan and ...

2017-02-22 17:31 open_in_new