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Pub named after radio broadcaster
Inside the Ravenscroft
Residents chose the pub's name
A pub named after radio legend John Peel has been opened in the Wirral town where he was born.

The Ravenscroft pub, which features a large portrait of the late Radio 1 DJ, is housed in a former post office and health club in Heswall.

The broadcaster, who died in 2004, was born John Robert Parker Ravenscroft in 1939.

The new pub, which cost 800,000, was given the name following suggestions from local residents.

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