Warrington

England, United Kingdom

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  1. Paramedic will represent UK's ambulance crews at Cenotaph

    A paramedic from Penrith has been chosen to represent the UK's ambulance services at the Cenotaph this Remembrance Sunday.

    Dominic Gething

    Dominic Gething is a senior paramedic with the North West Ambulance Service, and will be part of the Civilian Service Contingent at the memorial.

    He's been a Royal Marine and an Army reservist as well as a paramedic, and says it's an 'opportunity of a lifetime'.

    Around 10,000 people normally gather at the Centotaph in Whitehall for the ceremonies, but because of the pandemic, this year only a small number of invited representatives will attend.

  2. Man hurt in shooting

    BBC Radio Stoke

    A man has suffered a serious injury in a shooting which police do not believe was a random attack.

    The alleyway

    The 23-year-old was hurt in an alleyway behind Brooklyn Street and Nelson Street in Crewe, Cheshire, on Wednesday morning.

    Officers said a gang of people came up to the man and a shot was fired.

    The victim needed hospital treatment and has been discharged.

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    Video caption: A pair of Eurasian beavers have been released into Hatchmere lake near Delamere Forest.

    A pair of Eurasian beavers have been released into Hatchmere lake near Delamere Forest.