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  1. Sefton Council Putting Lives At Risk southport

    With some of the highest tides of the years predicted this week Sefton Council is putting the lives of the public at risk by ...

    With some of the highest tides of the years predicted this week Sefton Council is putting the lives of the public at risk by having no life saving equipment along the Marine Drive. The holders for the lifebelts are empty and flapping in the wind.If someone did fall into the water who would be...

    21/12/2014
  2. Enjoy a Floodlit Swan Spectacular at WWT Martin Mere southport

    n a truly unique wildlife spectacle, WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre is offering you the opportunity to watch our wild swans in the ...

    n a truly unique wildlife spectacle, WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre is offering you the opportunity to watch our wild swans in the floodlight. Floodlit swan events will be held every Tuesday evening in January. With over 1500 Whooper Swans currently on the Mere, and numbers expected to...

    21/12/2014
  3. Lostock Hall roundabout improvements to begin in January southport

    IMPROVEMENTS to the Lostock Lane/Stanifield Lane roundabout in Lostock Hall are due to begin on Monday 5 January 2015. The ...

    IMPROVEMENTS to the Lostock Lane/Stanifield Lane roundabout in Lostock Hall are due to begin on Monday 5 January 2015. The improvements, which are being carried out by Lancashire County Council, will see the roundabout widened to create extra lanes. New traffic lights will also be installed. ...

    21/12/2014
  4. Government plan to fight corruption unveiled southport

    A wide-ranging and ambitious programme to boost the UK’s ability to tackle corruption at home and abroad was announced by the ...

    A wide-ranging and ambitious programme to boost the UK’s ability to tackle corruption at home and abroad was announced by the government recently. The UK Anti-Corruption Plan, which has over sixty actions for government and partners, will set the strategic direction for all anti-corruption...

    21/12/2014
  5. Woking 1 Southport 2 southport

    On loan Blackburn Rovers goalkeeper David Raya Martin was the Sandgrounders star denying Garry Hill's Woking with a match winning ...

    On loan Blackburn Rovers goalkeeper David Raya Martin was the Sandgrounders star denying Garry Hill's Woking with a match winning performance. Charlie Joyce put Southport ahead at the Kingfield Stadium with a looping edge of the box 12th minute header after Woking failed to fully clear a...

    21/12/2014
  6. Presentation from ssafa to the Southport Sea Cadets southport

    "David McGregor from the local division of ssafa (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association) based at RAF Woodvale, ...

    "David McGregor from the local division of ssafa (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association) based at RAF Woodvale, presenting a Certificate of Appreciation and a cheque for £255 to Lieutenant Steve Boyes the Commanding Officer of Southport Sea Cadets last night for their assistance in a...

    20/12/2014
  7. Appeal for man, 56, missing from Burscough southport

    POLICE are appealing for help to trace a man missing from home in Burscough. Gilbert Tootle, 56, was last seen on Wednesday 17 ...

    POLICE are appealing for help to trace a man missing from home in Burscough. Gilbert Tootle, 56, was last seen on Wednesday 17 December at a garage on, Briars Lane, Burscough at around 10.20am. Earlier that day it is believed that he left his family home but has not made contact with them...

    19/12/2014
  8. Gimme shelter - the sequel southport

    Winter storms saw bus shelters in Scarisbrick wrecked - and at long last they have been replaced. At least two new ...

    Winter storms saw bus shelters in Scarisbrick wrecked - and at long last they have been replaced. At least two new shelters are now standing proud for longsuffering bus passengers near Bullens Lane and Harridge Lane after being erected last week.

    19/12/2014
  9. Murdered Police Officer,Statement From Chief Constable southport

    Statement from the merseyside Chief Constable Sir Jon Murphy following the death of PC Neil Doyle. Chief Constable Sir Jon ...

    Statement from the merseyside Chief Constable Sir Jon Murphy following the death of PC Neil Doyle. Chief Constable Sir Jon Murphy, said: “This is a very sad day for Merseyside Police and I now have to brief you about the loss of one of my officers, Constable Neil Doyle. “This briefing...

    19/12/2014
  10. KGV gets in the Christmas spirit to raise money for charities southport

    Staff and students have donned Christmas jumpers, antlers and Santas hats and raised more than £220 for two local charities: ...

    Staff and students have donned Christmas jumpers, antlers and Santas hats and raised more than £220 for two local charities: Derian House children’s hospice and Queenscourt Hospice. An array of festive-themed fundraising activities were on offer at the college for students and staff. These...

    19/12/2014
  11. Merseyside Police Officer Murdered southport

    Murder investigation launched following assault on Colquitt Street, Liverpool City Centre Merseyside Police can confirm it is ...

    Murder investigation launched following assault on Colquitt Street, Liverpool City Centre Merseyside Police can confirm it is investigating a murder following an assault on three men in Liverpool city centre in the early hours of this morning (Friday, 19 December 2014). A 36-year-old man has...

    19/12/2014
  12. Southport Lifeboat Trial New Launch Vehicle southport

    Last week Southport Lifeboat had to say goodbye to one of their launch vehicles "Muriel". However they are now pleased ...

    Last week Southport Lifeboat had to say goodbye to one of their launch vehicles "Muriel". However they are now pleased to introduce their latest addition to the launch vehicle fleet...."Ton". Ton is an ex-KNRM (Dutch Lifeboat Organisation) launch vehicle and is a converted Caterpillar Challenger...

    19/12/2014
  13. A listening ear during the festive period southport

    A dedicated helpline in Lancashire is offering a listening ear to people who are feeling down and need to talk to someone over the ...

    A dedicated helpline in Lancashire is offering a listening ear to people who are feeling down and need to talk to someone over the winter or festive period. Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust’s Wellbeing and Mental Health Helpline is open 365 days a year offering an out of hours advice...

    19/12/2014
  14. Southport's NYD Fixture At Wrexham Postponed southport

    Southport FC can confirm from the Football Conference website that the New Years Day fixture at Wrexham has been rearranged for ...

    Southport FC can confirm from the Football Conference website that the New Years Day fixture at Wrexham has been rearranged for Tuesday February 17th.This is due to both clubs participating in the 3rd round of the FA Cup.

    19/12/2014
  15. Christmas and New Year services 2014 southport

    Merseytravel is once again offering free bus services on Christmas Day, to help people visit their loved ones in hospital or to ...

    Merseytravel is once again offering free bus services on Christmas Day, to help people visit their loved ones in hospital or to spend time with their friends and family. Buses will operate a limited service from around 12 noon until around 6pm on routes serving hospitals across Merseyside. ...

    19/12/2014
  16. LJLA expects busy Christmas and New Year ‘getaway’ once again southport

    Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is gearing up again for the traditional Christmas and New Year ‘Getaway’, with around 130,000 ...

    Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is gearing up again for the traditional Christmas and New Year ‘Getaway’, with around 130,000 passengers expected to pass through the Airport over the festive and New Year holiday period. With schools finished for Christmas , families from across the...

    19/12/2014
  17. Check your bus times over Christmas southport

    Bus services will be limited over Christmas and Lancashire County Council is urging everyone to check before they travel. ...

    Bus services will be limited over Christmas and Lancashire County Council is urging everyone to check before they travel. There will be no bus services running in Lancashire on Christmas Day but on Boxing Day and New Year's Day some bus companies will run a limited service. If you are...

    19/12/2014
  18. Thousands benefit from library books 'on prescription' southport

    The first year of a pioneering scheme has seen nearly 11,500 people countywide borrow library books to help improve their health ...

    The first year of a pioneering scheme has seen nearly 11,500 people countywide borrow library books to help improve their health and wellbeing. The scheme, Reading Well Books on Prescription, is run nationally by The Reading Agency and the Society of Chief Librarians, and supported locally by...

    19/12/2014
  19. Reporting stray dogs over the Christmas period southport

    Arrangements have been made by West Lancashire Borough Council for residents to report stray dogs between Christmas and New Year. ...

    Arrangements have been made by West Lancashire Borough Council for residents to report stray dogs between Christmas and New Year. Anyone who needs to report a stray dog between 24 December and 2 January should ring the Council’s contracted kennels, Leigh Dogs and Cats Home, on 07786 118088....

    19/12/2014
  20. New alcohol recovery centre opens in southport southport

    Southport is one of a number of locations in the UK launching a new national scheme, the first of its kind, to treat people ...

    Southport is one of a number of locations in the UK launching a new national scheme, the first of its kind, to treat people affected by alcohol over the festive party period. Based in the heart of the resort, the Alcohol Recovery Centre is operating from 12 December until 3 January on a...

    18/12/2014
  21. Defrost Your Turkey Day southport

    To help people stay safe during the festive season, Sefton Council is supporting the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on National ...

    To help people stay safe during the festive season, Sefton Council is supporting the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on National Defrost Your Turkey Day. The day, December 22, is aimed at prompting Christmas cooks to start thinking of the defrosting process in plenty of time and avoid getting...

    18/12/2014
  22. Sleeping Beauty Southport Theatre southport

    Sleeping Beauty is an enchanting mix of music, magic, adventure and pantomime fun with bags of audience participation and a ...

    Sleeping Beauty is an enchanting mix of music, magic, adventure and pantomime fun with bags of audience participation and a magical star line up. This year, for the first time, pantomime is brought to Southport by one of the country’s top pantomime producers, Imagine Theatre, with a script...

    18/12/2014
  23. Helicopter Footage As Part Of On-Going Crackdown On Nuisance Scrambler Bikes southport

    Merseyside Police Release Helicopter Footage As Part Of On-Going Crackdown On Nuisance Scrambler Bikes Merseyside Police ...

    Merseyside Police Release Helicopter Footage As Part Of On-Going Crackdown On Nuisance Scrambler Bikes Merseyside Police has issued CCTV highlighting the dangers of nuisance scrambler bikes as officers continue to crack down, in the run up to Christmas, on people who use them anti-socially....

    18/12/2014
  24. Leader’s Christmas and New Year message southport

    Councillor David Westley, Leader of West Lancashire Borough Council, said: “I would like to wish everyone a very happy Christmas ...

    Councillor David Westley, Leader of West Lancashire Borough Council, said: “I would like to wish everyone a very happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year. “The Council continues to make great strides in many important projects. We have achieved all of this while freezing Council Tax for the...

    18/12/2014
  25. Free Parking After 3.00pm Today southport

    Shoppers are reminded that Sefton Council are offering "Free Parking" today in council run car parks.The sea wall car ...

    Shoppers are reminded that Sefton Council are offering "Free Parking" today in council run car parks.The sea wall car park is free as well! The free parking excludes Central 12 in Southport and Formby swimming pool car parks - these are operated by Sefton Council on behalf of their owners. ...

    18/12/2014
  26. Michael Portillo – Life a Game of Two Halves southport

    It took Michael Portillo little more than 10 years to get a seat in the Commons and then rise in power and esteem to a point where ...

    It took Michael Portillo little more than 10 years to get a seat in the Commons and then rise in power and esteem to a point where he was a favoured leader of his party and possible future PM. A track record like that suggests to many a privileged friend of the rich and famous with little or...

    18/12/2014
  27. Southport Prepare For Woking Trip southport

    Gary Brabin and Paul Carden on Thursday morning will be putting their squad through their final session before Saturday's Vanarama ...

    Gary Brabin and Paul Carden on Thursday morning will be putting their squad through their final session before Saturday's Vanarama Conference trip to Woking. A BT Sports crew will be filming and interviewing management, squad players and Edge Hill University staff. The broadcast will go out on...

    18/12/2014
  28. Image Released For The New Southport Lifeboat House southport

    Southport Rescue have released an image of what they hope will be the new Lifeboat House. A spokesperson said "we're ...

    Southport Rescue have released an image of what they hope will be the new Lifeboat House. A spokesperson said "we're nearly there but a final push to raise the remaining funds will begin in the New Year once a detailed costing plan has been put to us, so it is vital the hard work does not stop"!

    18/12/2014
  29. Princess Royal Opens Command Centre southport

    Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal opened Merseyside’s new joint Police and Fire Command and Control Centre (JCC) situated at ...

    Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal opened Merseyside’s new joint Police and Fire Command and Control Centre (JCC) situated at Bridle Road in Bootle. The centre is based at the Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority and Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service headquarters and is a mixture of a new...

    18/12/2014
  30. Information published today for providers on the use of surveillance southport

    Information was published yesterday for all health and adult social care providers who may be considering or already using hidden ...

    Information was published yesterday for all health and adult social care providers who may be considering or already using hidden (covert) and open (overt) surveillance in their service. Agreed by the CQC Board at the public meeting on 19th November, the information sets out some of the key...

    18/12/2014
  31. Specialist cancer centre recruits new Head of Physics southport

    The health trust that provides Merseyside & Cheshire’s specialist cancer care has appointed a leading medical physicist to ...

    The health trust that provides Merseyside & Cheshire’s specialist cancer care has appointed a leading medical physicist to manage a department that provides expert scientific support for radiotherapy. Dr Carl Rowbottom has joined The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust as its...

    18/12/2014
  32. New-look website for county council services southport

    Lancashire County Council has redesigned its website to make it easier for people to find out about the council and access ...

    Lancashire County Council has redesigned its website to make it easier for people to find out about the council and access services. The website - www.lancashire.gov.uk - incorporates various new features including improvements to the navigation between pages and location services which can...

    18/12/2014
  33. BTP Stop And Search Survey southport

    Stop and Search Survey If you have been stopped and search by our officers we would greatly appreciate your participation in this ...

    Stop and Search Survey If you have been stopped and search by our officers we would greatly appreciate your participation in this survey. The British Transport Police want to improve the service that we provide to the people within our community and it is important to us to gather your view....

    17/12/2014
  34. Leyland raid nets £10k fake car goods southport

    Fake car accessories worth over £10,000 have been seized by officers from Lancashire County Council Trading Standards ...

    Fake car accessories worth over £10,000 have been seized by officers from Lancashire County Council Trading Standards service following raids on three addresses in Chorley and Leyland. Trading Standards Officers from Lancashire County Council joined forces with the police on Monday 15...

    17/12/2014
  35. Appeal following collision on M65 eastbound southport

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a collision on the M65 eastbound last Friday. The collision occurred at around 1pm ...

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a collision on the M65 eastbound last Friday. The collision occurred at around 1pm on Friday 12 December between junction 7 and 8 on the motorway. A silver Toyota Yaris and a white Izuzu Grafter flat back were involved in a collision. A woman...

    17/12/2014
  36. Don't ruin your Christmas – avoid fakes southport

    With Christmas spending in the UK set to reach £22billion this year (1) criminals will be on the prowl to take their share ...

    With Christmas spending in the UK set to reach £22billion this year (1) criminals will be on the prowl to take their share of the profits, cashing in on consumers looking out for good deals to ease the financial strain. The scale of organised intellectual property crime and counterfeiting in the...

    17/12/2014

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