Manchester calls on government for support to tackle climate emergency

As global leaders meet at COP27 to discuss climate global action, Cllr Bev Craig, has written an open letter to the PM, Rishi Sunak to discuss the role cities can play in addressing the urgent challenge of climate change and what the Government needs to do to support it. The letter reads: Dear Prime Minister, […]

Family tribute to Charles Patterson

The family of 79-year-old Charles Patterson, who died following a collision on Moorgate Road, Kirkby on Wednesday 1 December, have paid the following tribute: “It is with deepest sadness that we have to announce the tragic passing of Charles Patterson, 79, after a road side collision near his home in Kirkby. “Loving father to Donna […]

Online readings to mark Father’s Day

Communities across Merseyside will be able to come together online to mark Father’s Day on Sunday 20 June with a special series of readings. Led by the Merseyside Bereavement Team, each local authority will share readings on their social media feeds that will give to support those who have lost their fathers, or fathers who […]

Mother’s Day video memorials to be held from Merseyside cemeteries and crematoriums

St Helens Cemetery and Crematorium and GreenAcres Rainford are inviting residents to join them for a special series of Mother’s Day video memorial events presented on social media on Sunday 14th March starting from 10:30am. Throughout the pandemic St Helens Crematorium and GreenAcres have worked together with neighbouring councils to form the Merseyside Bereavement Team. […]