Our reporter Alan Weston is on the scene and says there are still officers there. If you're a fan of tattoos then Liverpool is the place to be this weekend.

The Adelphi Hotel is the venue for the annual three day Tattoo Convention which is expected to attract thousands of people.

By the end of the Roman period, pirates were a menace to traders in the Irish Sea, and soldiers may have been garrisoned at Meols to combat this threat.

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Our specialist Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre and Logistics & Warehousing Centre at the Twelve Quays Campus opened in September 2016.

We have also invested £6m in facilities across our Twelve Quays and Conway Park Campuses in Birkenhead, with a new campus at The Oval in Bebington.

As well as providing you with the qualifications and skills for your career, we give excellent personal support to you as an individual.

From apprenticeships and traineeships, introductory to advanced level study programmes, Higher National Certificates/Diplomas, foundation degrees, degrees and teacher training qualifications, we can help you improve your employment prospects. Our new multi-million pound Wirral Waters Campus in Birkenhead opened in September 2015 and is dedicated to Construction and the Built Environment.

Just been told that two men have been arrested after drugs were found at a house in Allerton this morning.

Police say they had been called to reports of suspicious activity at the property.

Historically, the Wirral was wholly within Cheshire; in the Domesday Book, its border with the rest of the county was placed at "two arrow falls from Chester city walls." However, since the passing of the Local Government Act 1972, only the southern third has been in Cheshire, with the rest in metropolitan borough in the county of Merseyside.

The Wirral contains both affluent and deprived areas, the former largely in the west, south and north coast of the peninsula, and the latter concentrated in the east, around the built-up district of Birkenhead.

Read what some of the first day visitors had to say.

Motorists heading from Runcorn towards Chester between junctions 14 and 15 of the M56 are being warned that one lane will be closed for much of the evening while repairs are carried out to the central reservation.

Whether you are a school leaver looking to continue your education and training, an adult looking to improve your career prospects or an employer who wants to recruit or develop your workforce, we can help!