NEWS ROUNDUP: Alder Hey hub & Knowsley Social
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Liverpool City Region is among the areas to receive additional support to tackle a rapid rise in cases of the Delta variant of Covid-19. The enhanced support across the entire City Region will see increased efforts to encourage residents to get the vaccine to help protect them from the virus.
A hub for children and young people with Long Covid is being set up at Alder Hey. It's one of 15 new paediatric hubs which will draw together experts on common symptoms who can directly treat youngsters, advise family doctors or refer them into other specialist services and clinics.
Neighbours have accused Knowsley Social organisers of "lacking consideration" after being disturbed by noise from the event. It's been running four nights a week at Knowsley Safari Park since May 20. A council spokesperson said that they had not found noise levels loud enough to constitute a statutory nuisance.
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