Liverpool Bay wind turbines take shape

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The first of 32 giant wind turbines, each nearly twice as tall as the Royal Liver Building, has been successfully installed at the £1.3bn Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm at the entrance to the Irish Sea.

Map shows Manchester and Liverpool down in migration numbers

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An interactive map based on recent migration data from the Office for National Statistics, created by price comparison company GoCompare, has shown that both Manchester and Liverpool saw more people move out of their cities than move in during 2014, while Cheshire experienced a gain.

Why I will vote Remain

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Voting for the UK to stay in the European Union is a must for personal and professional reasons after benefiting from membership throughout his career, writes Paul Unger.

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Architect named on Irish Centre refurb

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Salford-based OMI Architects has been appointed to carry out an architectural study into the derelict Wellington Rooms in Liverpool, better known locally as the Irish Centre, with a view to bringing the building back into use.

Government fund targets urban parks

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The Department for Communities & Local Government has allocated £1.5m to 87 community groups across the country to create pocket parks, neglected urban plots which are turned into green spaces, including 12 in the North West.

Dong signs for Birkenhead construction base

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Dong Energy has taken a lease on 6.5-acres of land for construction facilities at Cammell Laird’s 150-acre site in Birkenhead from Peel Land & Property, as part of its contract to build the Burbo Bank offshore wind farm extension in Liverpool Bay.