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Southport manager Liam Watson (left) and midfielder Russell Benjamin, who received a nine-year prison sentence

Neil Johnston

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Having served time in prison, midfielder Russell Benjamin is playing at Southport, where boss Liam Watson believes in second chances.

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North West Air Ambulance called out to 200 incidents

The North West Air Ambulance Service responded to nearly 200 incidents in Cumbria in the last year.

The service, which has helicopters in Greater Manchester and Preston, covers the south of the county - but has been as far north as Carlisle in the last 12 months.

James, who's a helicopter pilot, says the aircraft make a big difference to patients in need.

If it's an hour-and-a-half or two-hour drive, we can be there in 20 minutes and that can make a real big difference to that patient."

Man's body found by dog walkers near golf course

A man's body has been discovered near Liverpool Municipal Golf Club in Fazakerley.

Valley Road
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Merseyside Police confirmed an investigation was under way following the discovery on Tuesday evening.

Emergency services were called at about 17:40 BST by people walking their dogs on the field off Valley Road.

The death is being treated as unexplained rather than suspicious, police said.

Firefighters have been tackling the fire for several hours
Firefighters have been tackling the blaze since about 04:45 BST.