Daily Post (Liverpool, England)

A daily newspaper and news website serving the cities of Liverpool and Merseyside, England. Stories cover local, state, and national events in politics, news, entertainment, culture, sports, and recreation, with selected stories included of international significance.

Articles from May 31, 2002

CLASSICAL: Festival's Changing Tastes
He dreamed about his pupil Alma, but she married Gustav Mahler and he went on to write orchestral music and operas, whose value is now being recognised. His Lyric Symphony was a success at the Liverpool Phil some years ago. Soloists recommended...
Film: Screen Shots
Thunderpants (PG) *** Bruce Cook plays a boy with problems, born with two stomachs he passes wind in explosive fashion. His only friend, played by Rupert Grint, is a friend because he has no sense of smell. Both become involved in American space...
Fire Station Reprieved - but Others Face Cuts
Byline: Mike Hornby and Jennifer Wildman MERSEYSIDE Fire Brigade last night confirmed it had shelved plans to end 24-hour staffing at Formby fire station. But the government has backed similar proposals at two other stations on the Wirral....
FIRE STATIONS GO PART-TIME; Union Plans Challenge as Cutbacks Confirmed
Byline: Mike Hornby and Jennifer Wildman THE Government has backed plans to end 24-hour staffing at two Wirral fire stations. But the Merseyside Brigade last night confirmed it had shelved similar proposals for Formby. The controversial...
OUR VIEW: Time to End Problem Tide
FRANCE, whose intransigence over the Sangatte refugee camp, and lack of security at freight terminals, has added considerably to the asylum seekers' invasion into this country, is now bleating because Home Secretary David Blunkett is, at long last,...
Profits Tumble at Mail Group
NEWSPAPER publisher Daily Mail & General Trust yesterday said it did not expect to see any ``substantial improvement'' in advertising revenues this year, as it reported a 9 pc fall in profits. The group said the advertising market remained...
QUEEN'S GOLDEN JUBILEE: Your Street-by-Street Jubilee Parties Guide
TOMORROW St Helens: Rutherford Road, Windle; St Georges Avenue, St Helens; Cartmell Avenue, St Helens. Wirral: Tilston Road, Wallasey; Prentice Road, Rock Ferry. Chester: Church Lane, Aldford. SUNDAY Liverpool: Wayville Close, Mossley...
SCIENTIST DIED IN STAIRS FALL; Award Party Ended in Disaster
AN OUTSTANDING young scientist was killed when he slid down a banister while celebrating winning an academic award. James Hutchinson, 24, of Devonshire Road, Liverpool, died in St George's Hospital in Tooting, London, after a fall down the hospital's...