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Liverpool Football Club have released a statement after Trent Alexander-Arnold and Naby Keita were sent racist messages on social media after Tuesday night's match against Real Madrid. They said A Once again we are sadly discussing abhorrent racial abuse the morning after a football game. It is utterly unacceptable and it has to stop.
Liverpool's Hot Water Comedy Club has pulled out of the government's National Events Pilot after a hate campaign by people thinking it is linked to Vaccine Passports. In a statement they said they had over 4,000 separate examples of negative reaction which has significantly damaged their business and brand.
Merseyside Police is reminding people that it will be continuing to police this year's Aintree Festival which is being held behind closed doors. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic only owners, trainers and staff will be allowed onto the racecourse during the three day festival, which starts tomorrow, Thursday 8th April, and runs until Saturday 10th
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