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The Litherland gala was staged every year and was famous for the procession of shire horses and floats from the docks. The gala procession ended at the Bryant and May sports field.

Debris and a front bumper were sprawled over the road as police and recovery services worked to remove the two cars on Wednesday evening.

Some football news and Loris Karius will have the chance to stake a claim to be Liverpool No 1 when he makes his debut against Derby County tonight.

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Litherland is an area within the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton, Merseyside. It was formerly an urban district, which included Seaforth and Ford. It neighbours Waterloo to the north, Seaforth to the west, and Bootle to the south and is approximately 5 miles (8.0 km) north of Liverpool city centre.

Slow traffic on the M62 Westbound between J5 A5080 (Huyton) and J4 A5080 Bowring Park Road / Orchard (Rocket).

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The watchdog found failings across the board and has ordered improvements to be made “urgently” in light of its damning report.

Huyton -born midfielder Joey Barton is under investigation for allegedly breaking football betting rules - the Press Association is reporting. The controversial Rangers midfielder was banned from the club on Monday for three weeks after a training ground altercation following the 5-1 defeat to Celtic.

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Slow traffic on the A570 Ormskirk Road Westbound between B5240 Lyelake Lane / B5312 Skelmersdale Road and Scarth Hill Lane. Congested towards Edge Hill University.

Historically in Lancashire, the name Litherland is a hybrid name, from Old Norse hlið/hlith-ar which means "slope" and Old English land "land".

Craig Phillips and Jessica Fox will present the evening recognising Merseyside's heroes

Quek, who won gold in Rio with Team GB women’s hockey team in August, had her records leaked alongside Mo Farah, and her teammates Alex Danson and Crista Cullen.

The Liverpool Echo, Trinity Mirror Merseyside’s flagship brand, is the area’s best-read newspaper including national newspapers.

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James Connor from Litherland pretended he was checking the water supply

Police and fire service investigating Seaforth blaze

Slow traffic on A565 Derby Road Southbound between A5057 Church Gardens / Church Street and A5058 Miller’s Bridge.

It's been another busy week at Liverpool Crown Court with more offenders jailed

More than 200 scrambler bikes have been seized in summer campaign

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Justine Thompson was struck by a car as she tried to cross Northfield Road in Bootle

Summer campaign to round up off-road bikes draws to an end

Officers are warning people that taking any medication which hasn’t been prescribed for them can be dangerous.

Litherland is served by Seaforth & Litherland railway station on the Hunts Cross to Southport line of the Merseyrail network. The main road is the A5036 road, which connects to Switch Island and the A565 road at Seaforth Dock.

Police were called to Longmoor Lane at 7.30pm on Wednesday

Public support led to 100% increase in Crimestoppers tip-offs

A chip shop in Merseyside has been named best fish and chip shop in the region at the 2017 National Fish and Chip Awards.

Merseyside Police is appealing for the public to be cautious after prescription medication was stolen from a property in St Helens.The medication is believed to have been taken from a property in Holme Road, Eccleston, between 8pm on Friday and 8am yesterday.

Litherland is district in Liverpool area. This page brings you detailed map of this part of Liverpool and some basic information that can be useful for your visit. Note that Litherland district is also part of Google streetview maps so you can browse to our Litherland streetview map to see the place virtually.

Michael Mushrow, 32, from Southport led a gang selling drugs in Macclesfield

The spokesperson: “Two of the people appear to have been trapped in one of the cars, but I am not sure of the extent of any injuries.


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Litherland returns six members to Sefton Council from two electoral wards, each with three representatives. The Litherland ward is represented by Patricia Hardy, John Kelly, and Paul Tweed; the Ford ward's representatives are Owen Brady, Kevin Cluskey and Ian Moncur. All six are members of the Labour Party.

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