Capital Reports: Wirral

19 July 2018, 08:15

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Thursday 19th July
 

Man Held Over Blake Brown Murder

Detectives investigating the murder of Blake Brown in Aigburth two years ago, have arrested a man on suspicion of his murder.
 
Blake, 30, was shot dead in what police say was a targeted attack.
 
The 31 year old was detained after a car-crash on Queens Drive yesterday and a woman's being held on suspicion of assisting an offender.


Mental Health Lessons For School Children

School children in England are going to be given lessons in mental health and healthy living.
 
The Department for Education is announcing the measures saying it will become part of the curriculum for all primaries and secondaries from autumn 2020.


Police Criticised Over Hate Crime Response

A police watchdog is warning there could be a big rise in hate crime after Brexit.
 
Inspectors have already found victims targeted because of their race, sexuality or disability are being let down.

 

Liverpool Set For Record Goalkeeper Deal

It's understood Liverpool have agreed a deal, worth £67m, to sign the Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson from Roma.
 
He's set for a medical on Merseyside this week and will become the most expensive goalkeeper in history.