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The night calls

Several months ago in The Challenge I told the intriguing story of a 1970s down-at-heel Huyton private investigator named Robin Cardinal, and how he was hired to trace a young lady named Audrey... Read more »

The mystery of “Mr Wobbly”

On 21 March 2005, at a house on Bentham Drive, Childwall, Rhea, a 32-year-old woman who originally hailed from Dovecot, let her 4-year-old daughter Bella sleep with her because the girl had... Read more »

THE DRUID'S BONFIRE

One of the strangest stories I looked into some years ago was the one which concerned two young juveniles and a terrifying supernatural encounter they both experienced. Their testimony was also... Read more »

Marriage saved by a timeslip

Even in our sceptical postmodern world, romantic love still brings couples to the altar and the registry office, but of course, people today divorce more quickly than they did in the last century... Read more »

A real time machine

I’ve changed a few names in this intriguing tale for legal reasons, but if anyone doubts the events depicted in it, they only need to check the local newspaper archives in the Central... Read more »

Suzy's twin

In March 1976, Billy a 13-year-old boy from Gillmoss, and his best friend Dustin – also 13 – of West Derby, donned their Sunday best – £5 Barathea blazers and £1... Read more »

BACK TO THE FORTIES

You know you’re middle-aged when your daughter wants to borrow your old outfit for a fancy dress party, laughed Mrs Jones in the kitchen of her Huyton home. 

Her... Read more »

A trip back to yesterday

A recent story in the Knowsley Challenge about a timeslip jogged the memories of a few readers who had either personally experienced a slippage or knew someone who had. 

A... Read more »

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  • Helping women feel safe on a night out in our town centres
    A new initiative has been launched in Knowsley to help women and girls feel safer on a night out in our town centres... Read more »
  • Trust donates essential medical supplies to Ukraine hospitals
    Van loads of essential medical supplies have been donated to hospitals in the Ukraine by the organisation that runs Whiston and St Helens hospitals... Read more »
  • Theo is a ‘Superstar Fundraiser’
    A young boy from Knowsley has helped donate over 500 chocolate eggs to a local foodbank to be handed out to children in need over the Easter holidays... Read more »
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EDUCATION

Rainford High return to the wilderness

Rainford High kick started the Year 7 experience at high school as 245 students went on a Bushcraft adventure to Castle Howard in Yorkshire. 

The school has run the Bushcraft activity for the past seven years, although... Read more »



WHAT'S ON

The Prescot Elizabethan Fayre

Taking place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 May, the FREE festival will celebrate the rich Elizabethan heritage of Prescot. There will be workshops, stalls, and opportunities to share stories with our ‘Story Catcher Crew.’ Sunday... Read more »

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Healthy Knowsley

COVID-19 Update

Cllr Christine Bannon, Cabinet Member for Health

As you know, the Government has now lifted COVID restrictions as part of their plan to ‘live with COVID-19’.

It’s... Read more »


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