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David Bartlett

David Bartlett

David is the Liverpool Post's deputy head of content. He has worked in Old Hall Street since July 2007 and also runs the paper's must-read political blog Dale Street Associates.

South Liverpool parking permits plan set to finally go ahead

A controversial residents’ parking permit scheme in south Liverpool looks finally set to be approved – after four years of planning.

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Merseytravel chairman Liam Robinson

Merseytravel wastes £6.5m of taxpayer’s money on smartcard company

MORE than £6.5m of taxpayers money was wasted by transport authority Merseytravel on the purchase of a smartcard company that never made any money.

Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA) in discussions for exchange programme with Stax Academy in Memphis

AN EDUCATIONAL exchange programme could be set up between two musical capitals of the world – Liverpool and Memphis.

Warren Bradley arrives at Liverpool Magistrates Court.

Warren Bradley denies foul-mouthed Twitter tirade against Liverpool's Liberal Dem leader

A Twitter account appearing to belong to former Liverpool council leader Warren Bradley launched a foul mouthed tirade on Liverpool's Liberal Democrat leader.

Merseytravel sets aside £50m reserve for new train set

MERSEYSIDE’S transport authority is setting aside £50m to cover the start of the process of buying new trains for the Merseyrail network.

Derek Hatton

Big interview: Derek Hatton, 30 years after militant Labour took control of Liverpool council

JUST because everyone else in the history of civilisation has died, why should I?

Tributes at Anfield in the aftermath of the Hillsborough disaster

Hillsborough inquests likely to start in January 2014

THE Hillsborough inquest pre-hearing will take place in London this week, but lawyers have said the full inquest looks set to start in January next year at the earliest.

Inspirational Hillsborough campaigner Anne Williams

Anne Williams remembered: Tributes paid to Hillsborough campaigner

TRIBUTES to inspirational Hillsborough campaigner Anne Williams flooded in from around the world.

Liverpool council’s £195m plan to create 900 homes and 1,000 jobs launched

MORE than 1,000 jobs could be created and 900 homes built in a pioneering, £195m Liverpool council joint venture.

Full Walrus smartcard roll-out for public transport in Merseyside delayed until next year

THE FULL roll out of Merseyside’s transport smartcard has been delayed until next year.

24th Hillsborough disaster anniversary marked with positive mood

24th Hillsborough disaster anniversary marked with positive mood

THE SENSE of vindication over the Hillsborough disaster will turn to anger again if justice is not delivered, families warned.


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