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Firefighters have been tackling the fire for several hours
Firefighters have been tackling the blaze since about 04:45 BST.

Severe disruption: A571 Merseyside both ways

BBC News Travel

A571 Merseyside both ways severe disruption, from Hill Street to Kingfisher Drive.

A571 Merseyside - A571 College Street in St Helens closed and it's heavy in both directions from the Hill Street junction to the Kingfisher Drive junction, because of flooding.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A571 Merseyside both ways

BBC News Travel

A571 Merseyside both ways severe disruption, from Swift Street to Kingfisher Drive.

A571 Merseyside - A571 College Street in St Helens closed and it's heavy in both directions from the Swift Street junction to the Kingfisher Drive junction, because of flooding.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: Merseyside both ways

BBC News Travel

Merseyside both ways severe disruption, between A58 Parr Street and Sutton Road.

Merseyside - Peasley Cross Lane in St Helens closed in both directions between Peasley Cross and the Sutton Road junction, because of flooding.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Man in court over ear slice attack on teenager

Bold Street, Liverpool
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A 22-year-old man was due to appear in court today charged with wounding after a teenager's ear was sliced open with a piece of glass.

The victim, 19, was attacked at an apartment block in Bold Street, Liverpool, in the early hours of 2 February, said Merseyside Police.

Met Office weather warnings in place for later this week

BBC Weather

The Met Office has put yellow weather warnings in place for thunderstorms for the North West on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Outbreaks of heavy rain are due to arrive early on Tuesday and spread further and become more widespread during the day on Wednesday.

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Tuesday's weather warning
Met Office
The weather warning for Tuesday
Wednesday's weather warning
Met Office
The weather warning for Wednesday