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Liverpool Echo
Campaigners say they fear for future of Walton libraryWalton Library is being converted into a major health hub offering a range of h
Campaigners say they fear for future of Walton library
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
Walton Library is being converted into a major health hub offering a range of health services alongside the public library, including a One Stop Shop for both council and health services – and Liverpool city council insist the library will continue... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Anfield street lights set to be replaced as £260m regeneration continuesSome of The scheme, which will get underway this month, will be carried out in
Anfield street lights set to be replaced as £260m regeneration continues
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
Some of The scheme, which will get underway this month, will be carried out in three phases - starting on the streets behind Anfield’s Main Stand. Video loading Cherry pickers will be used to carry out the work, which may lead to some short-term... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Giants, ships, schools and homes for £1 to legal bills and green spaces: four years of Mayor Joeafter almost four years in which he has been one of the most high profile local
Giants, ships, schools and homes for £1 to legal bills and green spaces: four years of Mayor Joe
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
after almost four years in which he has been one of the most high profile local politicians in the country. Mayor Anderson had been leader of the city council since 2010 after Labour won a majority on the local authority, and his story as Mayor... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Visits to Liverpool's libraries tumbled 150,000 last yearLiverpool’s libraries lost more than 150,000 visitors last year as all but thre
Visits to Liverpool's libraries tumbled 150,000 last year
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
Liverpool’s libraries lost more than 150,000 visitors last year as all but three recorded a drop in visitor numbers. The city’s network of libraries and its home service had 1.66m visitors in 2015, figures released exclusively to the Echo... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Historic Liverpool building under threat from leaking pipeThe West Derby Society is now calling on Liverpool council to act to protect th
Historic Liverpool building under threat from leaking pipe
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
The West Derby Society is now calling on Liverpool council to act to protect the historic Tudor Courthouse. Last month the West Derby Society warned the council, owners of the sandstone courthouse, that hot, polluted water was gushing into the yard,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Revamp for Liverpool's historic Welsh Streets approvedAnd he pledged to work with the people who live there as the council agreed to
Revamp for Liverpool's historic Welsh Streets approved
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
And he pledged to work with the people who live there as the council agreed to bring in specialist developer Place First to begin surveying the properties and developing a masterplan for their refurbishment. Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson The... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Live: Flooding hits trains, breaking news from Liverpool and Merseyside - Liverpool Echo Join Breaking News Editor Ben Turner and the team for the
Live: Flooding hits trains, breaking news from Liverpool and Merseyside
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
- Liverpool Echo Join Breaking News Editor Ben Turner and the team for the latest news, traffic and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gran slams council who sent 'threatening letter' to her dead mumLinda Tomlinson said she has been left distraught after Liverpool Council began
Gran slams council who sent 'threatening letter' to her dead mum
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Linda Tomlinson said she has been left distraught after Liverpool Council began sending the letters to her 100-year-old mother. Mrs Tomlison said the correspondence began with council tax bills but were quickly followed up by warnings of potential... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Nan's anguish after being sent council tax bills for her mum - who died FOUR years agoA Merseyside nan was left distraught after receiving council tax bills and over
Nan's anguish after being sent council tax bills for her mum - who died FOUR years ago
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
A Merseyside nan was left distraught after receiving council tax bills and overdue payment warnings for her mum - who passed away FOUR YEARS ago. The authority said the error came as it had not been notified about her 100-year-old mum’s death, and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Woolton Golf Club members overwhelmingly in favour of selling course to millionaire property magnateThat means he would have first refusal on any potential sale, which would be wo
Woolton Golf Club members overwhelmingly in favour of selling course to millionaire property magnate
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
That means he would have first refusal on any potential sale, which would be worth tens of millions of pounds, and would likely lead to housing being built on the site in the future. Members were told that could come in £50,000 lump sums every 12... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Council under fire over landlord licensing scheme as they have issued just 2% of applicationsThe figures were revealed following a Freedom of Information request (FOI) from
Council under fire over landlord licensing scheme as they have issued just 2% of applications
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
The figures were revealed following a Freedom of Information request (FOI) from the National Landlords Association (NLA). But the local authority has hit back at the NLA saying it they have “fought Landlord Licensing tooth and nail since day one”... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Revealed: How many pupils does each Liverpool school expel?More than 300 pupils have been expelled from High school headteachers kicked o
Revealed: How many pupils does each Liverpool school expel?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
More than 300 pupils have been expelled from High school headteachers kicked out 321 troublesome youths across the city between 2010 and 2015, shocking new figures revealed. Everton’s North Liverpool Academy gave 64 naughty pupils their marching... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Is this the worst road in Liverpool?This is the Liverpool road completely riddled with potholes which the council h
Is this the worst road in Liverpool?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
This is the Liverpool road completely riddled with potholes which the council has been told to step in and fix. Belmont Drive is described as an “unadopted road” which means it is not maintained by the local authority. He said: “These are tank... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool council to use compulsory purchase powers to push ahead road widening schemeis set to flex its muscles and use compulsory purchase powers to force through
Liverpool council to use compulsory purchase powers to push ahead road widening scheme
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
is set to flex its muscles and use compulsory purchase powers to force through a major road upgrade in the north of the city. Developer Peel’s 30 year vision for the dockland area aims to create 20,000 jobs and build 9,000 apartments, hundreds of... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Campaigners give cautious welcome for new Welsh Streets planCampaigners are giving a cautious welcome to new plans to refurbish “a signific
Campaigners give cautious welcome for new Welsh Streets plan
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
Campaigners are giving a cautious welcome to new plans to refurbish “a significant number” of houses in Many of the homes – which include the house where Beatle Ringo Starr lived as a child – had been threatened with demolition under council plans... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Labour accuse Greens of ‘playing politics’ over Mayor Joe’s £89k legal billOpposition party leader Tom Crone said there was a “mismatch” in information ab
Labour accuse Greens of ‘playing politics’ over Mayor Joe’s £89k legal bill
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
Opposition party leader Tom Crone said there was a “mismatch” in information about why the council paid the legal bill for the tribunal – and tried to force an investigation by the local authority. The row at the council audit select committee... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Re-read: Escape nightclub hearing to see if it can re-open - Liverpool Echo Stanley Street venue shut down over claims of crime and di
Re-read: Escape nightclub hearing to see if it can re-open
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
- Liverpool Echo Stanley Street venue shut down over claims of crime and disorder Get daily news by email Police at stabbing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Escape nightclub hearing to see if it can re-open: updates - Liverpool Echo Stanley Street venue shut down over claims of crime and di
Escape nightclub hearing to see if it can re-open: updates
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
- Liverpool Echo Stanley Street venue shut down over claims of crime and disorder Get daily news by email Police at stabbing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
From Poundcafe to houses for a pound: Liverpool is the city of bargainsEverybody loves a bargain - and in Liverpool we have a comprehensive list of th
From Poundcafe to houses for a pound: Liverpool is the city of bargains
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
Everybody loves a bargain - and in Liverpool we have a comprehensive list of things available for just £1. From Poundcafes to Pound Houses the clue is in the names. Here are some of the places around the city where the £1 in your pocket will go a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
From Poundcafe to houses for a pound: Liverpool is the city of bargainsEverybody loves a bargain - and in Liverpool we have a comprehensive list of th
From Poundcafe to houses for a pound: Liverpool is the city of bargains
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
Everybody loves a bargain - and in Liverpool we have a comprehensive list of things available for just £1. From Poundcafes to Pound Houses the clue is in the names. Here are some of the places around the city where the £1 in your pocket will go a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool planners putting city's heritage at risk say Lime Street campaignerThe director of a campaign group fighting to preserve Lime Street has accused L
Liverpool planners putting city's heritage at risk say Lime Street campaigner
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
The director of a campaign group fighting to preserve Lime Street has accused Liverpool council of failing to recognise the vulnerability of the city's Claiming UNESCO World Heritage Sites were typically only threatened by war or natural disasters,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool to face a 3.9% council tax hike next yeartaxpayers are set to see a 3.9% hike in their bills in the coming year. The La
Liverpool to face a 3.9% council tax hike next year
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
taxpayers are set to see a 3.9% hike in their bills in the coming year. The Labour leader accused the government of “mugging” the city as it battles with increasing gaps between its income and the cost of providing services. He said the city had... Read more
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News.com.au
Macquare Mall rejuvenation agreement endsLiverpool Council has cancelled its contract with a developer due to deliver th
Macquare Mall rejuvenation agreement ends
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
Liverpool Council has cancelled its contract with a developer due to deliver the Macquarie Mall overhall. Picture: Damian Shaw The council’s chief executive Carl Wulff said the council’s agreement with Hargraces Urban to redevelop the multi-million... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ipswich Mayor asked for wife to be given council jobPaul Pisasale: Photo: Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale asked to have his wife Jane
Ipswich Mayor asked for wife to be given council job
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
Paul Pisasale: Photo: Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale asked to have his wife Janet employed as an administrative assistant. (AAP Image: Steve Gray. File photo.) Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale asked for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Liverpool community fears asbestos contamination from illegal landfill Photo: St Sava Serbian Club President David Milovanovic says the long grass i
Liverpool community fears asbestos contamination from illegal landfill
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
Photo: St Sava Serbian Club President David Milovanovic says the long grass is bringing snakes and this is frightening families away from visiting the club. (ABC News: Mohamed... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Stop the Rot: Holly Lodge House set for demolitionThroughout the Stop The Rot campaign, there’s been one running theme: ‘ Althou
Stop the Rot: Holly Lodge House set for demolition
Liverpool Echo / Posted 24 days ago
Throughout the Stop The Rot campaign, there’s been one running theme: ‘ Although the ECHO, working with Liverpool City Council and Historic England, has taken on the mammoth task of battling to bring 25 of our ‘at risk’ buildings back into use -... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
A Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old arrested after allegedly punching a police officer. A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out of hand... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
A Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old arrested after allegedly punching a police officer. A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out of hand... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
The Young Witness / Posted 24 days ago
A Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old arrested after allegedly punching a police officer. A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out of hand... Read more
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Western Advocate
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
Western Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
A Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old arrested after allegedly punching a police officer. A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out of hand... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
Daily Liberal / Posted 25 days ago
A Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old arrested after allegedly punching a police officer. A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out of hand... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
The Border Mail / Posted 25 days ago
A Cecil Hills party ends abruptly with the Riot Squad called and a 17-year-old arrested after allegedly punching a police officer. A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out of hand... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punchedA party attended by hundred of teenagers in Cecil Hills was broken up on Friday
Wild teenage party ends in riot squad called and police officer punched
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
A party attended by hundred of teenagers in Cecil Hills was broken up on Friday night when the riot police were called. Photo: Via Facebook A police officer was punched in the head and the riot squad called after a party on council property got out... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Brooklyn Mixer handed temporary closure order after police raise violence concernsFollowing the hearing bosses of the venue said they were “disappointed” with th
Brooklyn Mixer handed temporary closure order after police raise violence concerns
Liverpool Echo / Posted 26 days ago
Following the hearing bosses of the venue said they were “disappointed” with the decision, stressing they were committed to safety and that there were very few incidents related to the bar considering the thousands that visit every week. The force... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Council signs deal to drive up standards in Liverpool's privately rented homesThousands of The agreement with three national organisations representing lett
Council signs deal to drive up standards in Liverpool's privately rented homes
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
Thousands of The agreement with three national organisations representing letting agents and landlords commits their members to providing high standards of housing. The “co-regulation agreement” – the first of its type in the country – will mean... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool council reaffirm support for Allerton 'municipal' golf course amid Woolton course sale talksMembers gathered at an extraordinary general meeting last night at St Edward’s
Liverpool council reaffirm support for Allerton 'municipal' golf course amid Woolton course sale talks
Liverpool Echo / Posted 28 days ago
Members gathered at an extraordinary general meeting last night at St Edward’s College to discuss controversial proposals that could see the private Speke Road course sold. Postal votes are now being collected and the result is expected in a week’s... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Mayor Joe Anderson says he cannot reveal legal advice on his taxpayer funded £89,000 tribunal costssays he cannot reveal legal advice documents about why the council footed a £89
Mayor Joe Anderson says he cannot reveal legal advice on his taxpayer funded £89,000 tribunal costs
Liverpool Echo / Posted 28 days ago
says he cannot reveal legal advice documents about why the council footed a £89,000 legal bill. The Mayor has also told opposition Green party councillors he will not give details of the pension losses which he says were the result of him being... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
2015 Redistribution2015-16 New South Wales Federal Redistribution The Australian Electoral Commis
2015 Redistribution
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
2015-16 New South Wales Federal Redistribution The Australian Electoral Commission has released draft electoral boundaries for New South Wales, reducing the state from 48 to 47 seats in the House of Representatives. The shortfall of voters in the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Police call for Nation drugs probe just weeks after Cream double tragedyThe Liverpool venue Police have applied to review into the licence of Nation,
Police call for Nation drugs probe just weeks after Cream double tragedy
Liverpool Echo / Posted 30 days ago
The Liverpool venue Police have applied to review into the licence of Nation, in Wolstenholme Square, “in relation to the misuse of controlled drugs at the premises”. The application comes just weeks after two clubbers died following the finale of... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Woolton Golf Club 'sale': Residents fear 'concrete jungle' destroying suburbResidents living close to Woolton Golf Club say they fear their ‘leafy suburb’
Woolton Golf Club 'sale': Residents fear 'concrete jungle' destroying suburb
Liverpool Echo / Posted 30 days ago
Residents living close to Woolton Golf Club say they fear their ‘leafy suburb’ being transformed into a ‘concrete housing jungle’ if its proposed sale goes ahead. Players at both Woolton and Allerton have expressed shock at the move, and voiced... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
10 years of the Liverpool BID: What has it done for the city centre?The boss of the company charged with injecting new life into Liverpool today lo
10 years of the Liverpool BID: What has it done for the city centre?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
The boss of the company charged with injecting new life into Liverpool today looked back on ten years of growth ... and promised more great things ahead. Funded by a levy on local businesses, the organisation has more 1,500 members and controls a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Bar linked to stabbings could reopen - if former staff aren't allowed backAnd police licensing officers appear content for clubbers to return to the site
Bar linked to stabbings could reopen - if former staff aren't allowed back
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
And police licensing officers appear content for clubbers to return to the site, despite its history and an angry objection from one neighbour. Stanley Street club Wonderland had its licence revoked last year after officers argued the premises were... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Nine months of traffic misery as major schemes start on Liverpool's roadsMotorists face nine months of delays as major roadworks get underway next week.
Nine months of traffic misery as major schemes start on Liverpool's roads
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
Motorists face nine months of delays as major roadworks get underway next week. The £6m scheme includes a new traffic signal junction, an access road to the development site and much-needed resurfacing – but will mean lane restrictions, temporary... Read more

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