Month: November 2016

New private GP at top Wirral hospital aims to beat waiting times

A new Wirral-based private GP service is being launched to offer a fast-track service to beat waiting times for appointments. The service is piloting at Spire Murrayfield Hospital, near Heswall, and is being headed by a West Kirby-based member of an NHS practice. Dr Henry Aldwinckle, 38, an experienced GP with an advanced qualification in […]

Builder unveils images of £60 million Liverpool city centre complex

Award-winning builder Anwyl Construction has released the first images of the £60 million eco-friendly apartment complex it wants to build in the heart of Liverpool city centre. The proposed scheme, which has been submitted to Liverpool City Council, will provide 336 luxury apartments and include a 21-storey tower in the city’s Pall Mall. The images […]

Film buff turns has home cinema with 100 inch screen built in his garden

Film buff Paul Williams loves movies so much that he’s had a home cinema built in his back garden – complete with a massive 100-inch screen. By day it doubles as an office for the self-professed flicks fan from Frodsham –  but at night Paul transforms it into a “man-cave” to watch classic movies with […]

Top US specialist flies in to update vets on latest animal life-saving skills

A GLOBAL specialist in the field of emergency animal medicine jetted in from the United States to brief veterinary staff from a major independent group on the latest life-saving techniques for dogs and cats. Dr Bill Saxon, who is a world-class authority on acute medicine for small animals and once ran his own animal intensive […]

MP and his dog take trip to the vets to celebrate ‘outstanding’ award

AN MP and his dog were VIP guests at a veterinary hospital which is celebrating an outstanding award for its client care in a recent inspection. Conservative MP for Weaver Vale Graham Evans brought his family’s cross-border terrier Alfie for a quick check-up with Bruce Waddell who heads up the team for the first opinion […]

Bath-time fun for youngsters gets on the road with delivery firm Delsol

A delivery firm that operates across Cheshire and the north west is helping to bring bath time fun to millions of youngsters around the world. Delsol, which has a base just outside Chester, ensures skincare products from award-winning manufacturer  Gelicity get on the road to their global destinations The company’s Gelli and Slime Baffs, plus its […]

Charity on the hunt for more volunteers to try taster days at St Helens store

A charity is urging more volunteers to help out at its St Helens shop – and is lining up taster days for them. The aim is to enable people to discover what’s involved, before they sign up for shifts at the Scope store in Church Square Shopping centre. Volunteer work can be a stepping stone […]