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Leighton William Holt, 20, will appear in court on Tuesday morning
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The 20-year-old from Stockbridge Village is being questioned by police
Rainhill is now primarily a commuter village, mainly for workers in Liverpool but also St Helens and Widnes. Housing on the southerly side of Rainhill is a mixture of semi-detached and detached dwellings, whereas homes to the north, across the Skew Bridge there is a more varied mixture of housing with examples of terraced with semi-detached as well as bungalows. Rainhill as a whole has a mixture of modern, inter-war and Victorian dwellings.
Crime in Rainhill had a 3.6% decrease in total recorded crime from 2010 to 2011 however there was a 33% rise in vehicle theft, a 9% increase in drug offences and a 3% growth in criminal damage and arson.
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I need limousines to take wedding party guests from carriages suites to wynne hotel on 17th February 2015 approx 2.30pm for a 3pm wedding just one way trip to hotel there will be approximately 20 passengers neeing transporting just to the wynne. Could you let me know an approximate price for this. Thanks pat O'Neill mother of the bride.
Rainhill has several churches including: St Ann's, St Bartholomew's and St James' – which are Church of England, Roman Catholic and Methodist, respectively. There is also an evangelical church.
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The most southerly area of Rainhill is known as Rainhill Stoops . The name of junction 7 of the M62 motorway and the A570 is known as "Rainhill Stoops".
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During the Victorian era, Rainhill was the location of a notorious mass murderer; Frederick Bailey Deeming. In March 1892, the bodies of a woman and her four children were discovered buried under the concrete floor of Dinham Villa, Lawton Road, Rainhill.
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Our pub-food menu features classic meals made with award-winning ingredients. Included are seasonal specials and buffet food for all occasions, and great value set menus too.
Gayle Leahair teamed up with George Williams to create Liverpool-based Weinstein Williams Associates which hounded victims
There are regular buses serving the area notably the 10A bus route which runs from Queen's Square in Liverpool city centre via Kensington, Page Moss, Huyton and Rainhill to St. Helens. The 61 bus route runs from Liverpool ONE bus station via Wavertree and Rainhill to Widnes town centre.
The Liverpool Echo reaches 1 in 3 people in the area with a daily readership of more than 256,000* people.The Liverpool Echo website reaches 1.5 million unique users each month who look at around 8.5 million pages**.
Historically part of Lancashire, Rainhill was formerly a township within the ecclesiastical parish of Prescot, and hundred of West Derby. Following the Local Government Act 1894, it became part of the Whiston Rural District.
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Rainhill railway station is situated on the Liverpool City Line, between the railway stations of Whiston and Lea Green.
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A true local in Rainhill, we’re a great place to meet up with friends and swap stories. Take part in our weekly quiz, or just come to eat and relax in our stylish pub surroundings.
Rainhill is home to several sporting clubs including Rainhill Town AFC, Rainhill Cricket Club, Rainhill Rockets, Rainhill United JFC, Eccleston Park Golf Club and Blundell's Hill Golf Club. Mohammed Ashraful, the Bangladesh national cricket team captain made several appearances for Rainhill Cricket Club in 2006.
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The Liverpool Echo, Trinity Mirror Merseyside’s flagship brand, is the area’s best-read newspaper including national newspapers.
With the establishment in 1753 of the Liverpool to Prescot turnpike, and its subsequent extension to Rainhill and then on to Warrington, a system of toll bars were installed with one such barrier at the stoops.
Two 18-year-old women from Rainhill were held on suspicion of assisting an offender
The 20-year-old from Stockbridge Village was arrested yesterday afternoon
David Bold from Rainhill changed plea to guilty on day his trial was due to begin
Rainhill is a suburban area with households mainly of families and the elderly.
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All public transport in Rainhill is co-ordinated by the Merseyside county passenger transport executive, Merseytravel.
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