Man charged in connection with the death of 16-year-old Rhamero West

A man has been charged in connection with the death of 16-year-old Rhamero West in Trafford.  Giovanni Lawrence (07/02/2002) of Colgrove Ave, Manchester has been charged with Murder. He has been remanded into custody ahead of an appearance at Manchester & Salford Magistrates court on 15th January 2022. Police were called to Norton Street in Trafford […]

Man charged with series of thefts in Bury and Rochdale

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a series of thefts across Bury and Rochdale. Following an investigation by the Rochdale Neighbourhood Task Force and Bury CID, Lewis Brierley (29/08/01) of No Fixed Abode has been charged with Burglary and Robbery offences dating between the 5th and 12th of January 2022. He’s been remanded […]

Two charged over armed robbery in Stockport

Two men have been charged in connection with an armed robbery in Stockport. Joseph Nunn (10/02/1997) of Sandpiper Close has been charged with Robbery, and possession of an offensive weapon. Daniel Cooke (17/06/1993) of Egerton Grove, Walkden has been charged with Robbery and possession of an offensive weapon. Both have ben remanded into custody, and […]

Police disperse large scale fight in Piccadilly Gardens

Police were called to Piccadilly Gardens at 5pm last night (Friday 14 January) to reports of a disturbance, involving a large number of young people. Officers attended, and found that a group of around 100 young people, mostly school children, were involved in fighting. During the incident, a number of missiles were thrown at officers, […]

Man arrested in connection with attempted murder of Taxi Driver in Bury

Police have arrested a man in connection with the attempted murder of a taxi driver in Bury. On Saturday 8 January 2022 at around 4:15am officers were called to The Rock in Bury to reports that a taxi driver had been threatened, and attacked with a knife. Emergency services attended, and a 23-year-old man was […]


A section of a large masonry wall has partially collapsed on Highlands Road, Runcorn. Due to the risk that the remaining parts of the wall present to road users, the road is being closed to traffic this afternoon (Friday). A diversion route is in place via Moughland Lane, Campbell Avenue and Park Road. A safe […]

What’s new for Liverpool in 2022

Must-see exhibitions, brand new theatres, sporting firsts and unmissable festivals, Marketing Liverpool releases the city region’s biggest events and attractions for 2022 – with lots more to be announced. Marketing Liverpool, the city region’s destination marketing organisation, today announced some of the highlights of the city region’s events programme for the year ahead. The city […]

Missing: Sonner Jeffers

We are appealing for help in tracing a 15 year-old boy who is is missing in Merseyside. Sonny Jeffers was last seen on 10th January. He is described as a white male, 5ft 9in tall, of slim build with short dark hair and brown eyes. When last seen he was wearing black Berghaus walking trousers, […]

Wanted: Joseph Farrell

Recognise this man? We’re looking for 22-year-old Joseph Farrell, who is wanted on a prison recall after breaching the conditions of his licence. Farrell was released from prison after serving a sentence for burglary in Willaston in 2020, in which a motorbike was stolen. A recall has now been issued. Farrell has links to areas […]

Next of kin: Raymond Moran

We are appealing on behalf of the coroner’s office for help in tracing the next of kin of an 80-year-old man. Raymond Moran was sadly found deceased at St Johns Court in Waterloo, on Boxing Day last year. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death and despite extensive enquiries next of kin have not […]