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  1. A.V.I.S. in Alma Road southport

    Abandoned Van In Southport (AVIS). A red Vauxhall Combo van has been abandoned in Alma Road.The van is taxed and insured. A ...

    Abandoned Van In Southport (AVIS). A red Vauxhall Combo van has been abandoned in Alma Road.The van is taxed and insured. A local resident said that it has been there for over a week and has had several parking tickets which have now been removed.

    19/02/2017
  2. Ormskirk and district snooker league results southport

    This week saw a break in league action in both Divisions as our new innovation continued as this particular week was set aside ...

    This week saw a break in league action in both Divisions as our new innovation continued as this particular week was set aside for matches played in the Le Rose Cup 2nd Round. It saw just three matches played to reduce the number of teams to eight for the quarter-finals. Le Rose Cup 2nd...

    19/02/2017
  3. Woking 0 Southport 0 southport

    After other results go against them Southport slip deeper into trouble with goalless draw at Woking. Woking 1Poke 2Caprice ...

    After other results go against them Southport slip deeper into trouble with goalless draw at Woking. Woking 1Poke 2Caprice 3Thomas 14Saraiva 6YakubuSubstituted forHallat 81'minutes 4Jones 8Murtagh

    18/02/2017
  4. Third time lucky to extinguish bin fire southport

    First the man from the pub poured water on the blazing bin on Lord Street then the Police arrived and had a go and it still ...

    First the man from the pub poured water on the blazing bin on Lord Street then the Police arrived and had a go and it still refused to go out. Eventually the fire brigade arrived on did the job properly. Police turn up...

    18/02/2017
  5. RTC Promenade Southport-Video southport

    The emergency services were called to the Promenade Southport this morning after two vehicles collided at the junction of Marine ...

    The emergency services were called to the Promenade Southport this morning after two vehicles collided at the junction of Marine Parade . There were no serious injuries and the Fire Brigade removed the vehicles. All...

    18/02/2017
  6. PM plans to transform the way we tackle domestic violence and abuse southport

    Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans for a major programme of work leading towards bringing forward a Domestic Violence and ...

    Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans for a major programme of work leading towards bringing forward a Domestic Violence and Abuse Act. Theresa May has today announced plans to transform the way we think about and tackle domestic violence and abuse – one of the most widespread and...

    18/02/2017
  7. It all stacks up for Aldi in 'booming Burscough' southport

    Aldi's impressive new Burscough store opens bright and early on Thursday. Mayor Liz Savage will be doing the honours to kick ...

    Aldi's impressive new Burscough store opens bright and early on Thursday. Mayor Liz Savage will be doing the honours to kick off the grand opening weekend to celebrate the opening; a number of special buys are specially reduced for the occasion. There will be lots of bargains not to be...

    18/02/2017
  8. HMRC and National Trading Standards agree to share information on estate agencies southport

    New procedures will streamline co-operation and ease the flow of information. HMRC and the National Trading Standards Estate ...

    New procedures will streamline co-operation and ease the flow of information. HMRC and the National Trading Standards Estate Agency Team have agreed new procedures for using existing legal gateways, which will enhance and ease the current flow of information on estate agency businesses between...

    18/02/2017
  9. 16 drivers issued with Traffic Offence Reports at Switch Island southport

    Officers from Merseyside Police have been targeting motorists at Switch Island. The Operations Bikes have been at Switch Island ...

    Officers from Merseyside Police have been targeting motorists at Switch Island. The Operations Bikes have been at Switch Island looking for drivers jumping red lights, a cause of collisions at the location, 16 TOR issued.

    18/02/2017
  10. Lifeboat in search for vehicle seen driving towards the sea southport

    Whilst at the station for weekly training, the Southport Quads were tasked by Holyhead Coastguard to investigate reports of a ...

    Whilst at the station for weekly training, the Southport Quads were tasked by Holyhead Coastguard to investigate reports of a vehicle seen driving towards the water on Formby Beach. The Quad team searched the entire beach from Weld Road down to the River Alt, only coming across fresh...

    18/02/2017
  11. Young couple missing from home southport

    Merseyside Police is appealing for information to help trace a man and woman. Jack Stewart, 19 years, and Katy OBrien, 18 ...

    Merseyside Police is appealing for information to help trace a man and woman. Jack Stewart, 19 years, and Katy O’Brien, 18 years were last seen travelling on a train from St Helens to Blackpool on Sunday 12 February at 9.30am. Extensive enquiries have been ongoing to locate them since.

    18/02/2017
  12. Low pay rip-off in care must stop says councillor southport

    A local Care spokseperson Councillor Tony Dawson is calling upon local care agencies to review their procedures after a major HMRC ...

    A local Care spokseperson Councillor Tony Dawson is calling upon local care agencies to review their procedures after a major HMRC decision has highlighted companies who are paying less than the less than the minimum wage The major retailer has been fined £1.5 million by HMRC after asking staff...

    18/02/2017
  13. Planned road works in the North West southport

    The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 17 February and ...

    The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 17 February and could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as...

    18/02/2017
  14. NSPCC receives hundreds of contacts about female genital mutilation southport

    The NSPCC is contacted, on average, more than once a day by people worried about girls who may have suffered or at risk of female ...

    The NSPCC is contacted, on average, more than once a day by people worried about girls who may have suffered or at risk of female genital mutilation, according to new figures. Since the NSPCC’s FGM Helpline was launched in June 2013, it has been contacted more than 1,500 times, with around a...

    17/02/2017
  15. An Evening Celebrating the Music of John Denver southport

    The music of John Denver still brings joy to music lovers all over the world. We are absolutely delighted that on Thursday 23rd ...

    The music of John Denver still brings joy to music lovers all over the world. We are absolutely delighted that on Thursday 23rd February, local musician Chris Bannister will once again be performing a selection of music by John Denver in a concert supporting Queenscourt Hospice. Taking place at...

    17/02/2017
  16. Update following Bury Road assault southport

    UPDATE - Merseyside Police can confirm that a 16-year-old male from the Birkdale area has been charged with assault following this ...

    UPDATE - Merseyside Police can confirm that a 16-year-old male from the Birkdale area has been charged with assault following this incident. He will appear at South Sefton Youth Courts this morning (Friday, 17 February). ORIGINAL - STARTS Detectives in Sefton are appealing for...

    17/02/2017
  17. Police called to promenade flats southport

    Officers from Merseyside Police were called to the Promenade during the night after reports of a disturbance.No arrests were ...

    Officers from Merseyside Police were called to the Promenade during the night after reports of a disturbance.No arrests were made.police were also at an incident on Lulworth Road involving a gang of youths.

    17/02/2017
  18. Lifetime weight gain linked to oesophageal and stomach cancers southport

    People who are overweight in their twenties and become obese later in life may be three times more likely to develop cancer of ...

    People who are overweight in their twenties and become obese later in life may be three times more likely to develop cancer of either the oesophagus (food pipe) or upper stomach, according to a study (link is external) published in the British Journal of Cancer on Wednesday.* Those who first...

    17/02/2017
  19. Five arrested after vehicle crime crackdown southport

    Merseyside Police officers have arrested five males on suspicion of theft and other offences after a crackdown on vehicle crime ...

    Merseyside Police officers have arrested five males on suspicion of theft and other offences after a crackdown on vehicle crime this week in Crosby. At around 2am today (Thursday, 16 February) officers were called to a report of males trying car doors in Alexandra Road before being seen to walk...

    17/02/2017
  20. New affordable homes to be offered in Hesketh Bank and Burscough southport

    If you are looking for a new home in Hesketh Bank or Burscough, keep an eye out for new affordable homes that will soon be ...

    If you are looking for a new home in Hesketh Bank or Burscough, keep an eye out for new affordable homes that will soon be available to rent and buy. West Lancashire BC's been working with Regenda to develop 14 new properties for affordable rent and sale in Hesketh...

    17/02/2017
  21. Kevin Da Veiga Monteiro And Lindon Meikle Join Southport southport

    Andy Preece makes double signing for Sandgrounders Andy Preece has signed French 22 year old midfielder Kevin Da Veiga ...

    Andy Preece makes double signing for Sandgrounders Andy Preece has signed French 22 year old midfielder Kevin Da Veiga Monteiro. The ex Airbus player will be available for this weekends trip to Woking once Secretary Ken Hilton receives international clearance from the FA of Wales. 28-year-old...

    16/02/2017
  22. Three women held up at Knife point -Duke Street southport

    Detectives in Sefton are appealing for information following a robbery in Southport this morning (Thursday 16 February). At ...

    Detectives in Sefton are appealing for information following a robbery in Southport this morning (Thursday 16 February). At around 1.15am three young women were walking along Duke Street towards Lord Street. As they got to the junction with Shakespeare Street a man approached them and demanded...

    16/02/2017
  23. Appeal following assault in Bury Road southport

    Detectives in Sefton are appealing for information following an assault in Southport yesterday, Wednesday, 15 February. ...

    Detectives in Sefton are appealing for information following an assault in Southport yesterday, Wednesday, 15 February. Emergency services were called to Five Bury Road, a shop at the junction of Bury Road and Matlock Road at around 4pm, when a 38-year-old man was involved in a verbal exchange...

    16/02/2017
  24. Recall To Prison - Ryan Muldoon southport

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help to trace a 26- year-old man from Liverpool who is wanted on recall to prison. ...

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help to trace a 26- year-old man from Liverpool who is wanted on recall to prison. Ryan Muldoon, whose last known address was in Norris Green area, was released on licence in September 2016 after serving 10 months for harassment. Muldoon...

    16/02/2017
  25. Southport A&E on list of those facing possible closure southport

    Dozens of accident and emergency units are facing closure or being downgraded in a far-reaching overhaul of urgent care which ...

    Dozens of accident and emergency units are facing closure or being downgraded in a far-reaching overhaul of urgent care which senior doctors warn would have “disastrous” consequences for the NHS. An analysis of documents drawn up to remodel the health service in England shows that 24 casualty units...

    16/02/2017
  26. Southport company named and shamed for failing to pay minimum wage southport

    Mr Mark Buckler trading as MB Auto Electrics, Southport PR8, failed to pay £4,549.07 to 1 worker. Staff at Debenhams were ...

    Mr Mark Buckler trading as MB Auto Electrics, Southport PR8, failed to pay £4,549.07 to 1 worker. Staff at Debenhams were also underpaid. More than 350 employers have been named and shamed today as the Government publishes the largest ever list of national minimum and living wage offenders....

    16/02/2017
  27. Manchester Road changes will make it safer to shop southport

    Manchester Road changes will make it safer to shop The six local Lb Dem councillors who represent the area around Manchester ...

    Manchester Road changes will make it safer to shop The six local Lb Dem councillors who represent the area around Manchester Road and Roe Lane are pleased that the planned improvement works are set to begin next week, particularly at a time when the council us so cash-strapped generally. ...

    15/02/2017
  28. Hollyoaks being filmed in old Magistrates Court southport

    Southport is once again the location for the filming of an episode of Hollyoaks.Film crews have taken over the old Magistrates ...

    Southport is once again the location for the filming of an episode of Hollyoaks.Film crews have taken over the old Magistrates Court in Albert Road. Hollyoaks is a British soap opera, first broadcast on Channel 4 on 23 October 1995. It was originally devised by Phil Redmond, who had...

    15/02/2017
  29. RTC Liverpool Road southport

    The emergency services were called to the junction of Liverpool Road and St Peters Road yesterday evening after two vehicles ...

    The emergency services were called to the junction of Liverpool Road and St Peters Road yesterday evening after two vehicles collided. One of the vehicles ended up going through a garden wall.There were no serious injuries.

    15/02/2017
  30. KGV celebrates topping the league tables! southport

    King George V College is celebrating the announcement that it is top of a national league table for practical and applied ...

    King George V College is celebrating the announcement that it is top of a national league table for practical and applied learning. Southport’s sixth form College is top of the Department for Education’s performance league tables published in January 2017. Students who have studied Advanced...

    15/02/2017
  31. Residents urged to have their say about changes to gluten free prescribing southport

    West Lancashire residents urged to have their say about changes to low priority and gluten free prescribing. NHS WEST ...

    West Lancashire residents urged to have their say about changes to ‘low priority’ and gluten free prescribing. NHS WEST Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is proposing to make changes in relation to an area called ‘low priority prescribing’, in line with many other NHS organisations...

    15/02/2017
  32. Police called to Sainsburys after man smashes Police car window southport

    Merseyside Police were called to Sainsburys on Lord Street this afternoon after a man under arrest smashed the window of a Police ...

    Merseyside Police were called to Sainsburys on Lord Street this afternoon after a man under arrest smashed the window of a Police car from inside the vehicle. It is not clear why the man became violent but witnesses at the scene said he put his foot through the glass. He was restrained and...

    14/02/2017
  33. Mindless vandals destroy one of Southport's last remaining phone boxes. southport

    Mindless vandals have destroyed on of Southport's last remaining phone boxes. The box located on Albert Road close to Hesketh Park ...

    Mindless vandals have destroyed on of Southport's last remaining phone boxes. The box located on Albert Road close to Hesketh Park has had seveal panes of glass smashed. Anybody with information is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

    14/02/2017
  34. Senior Road Users Event southport

    Sefton Council is holding a road users event offering support and advice for those over the age of 60. There is currently ...

    Sefton Council is holding a road users event offering support and advice for those over the age of 60. There is currently more traffic on the roads than ever before with over 35 million registered vehicles in the UK compared with only 12 million in the 1970s. The increase in congestion,...

    14/02/2017
  35. Queenscourt Hospice Odd Shoe Day southport

    Southport Schools took part in Love my Community and the children chose Queenscourt Hospice as the beneficiary of their Odd Shoe ...

    Southport Schools took part in Love my Community and the children chose Queenscourt Hospice as the beneficiary of their Odd Shoe Day, Friday 10th February. 45 pupils and their teachers visited Queenscourt to show off their odd shoes and meet our mascot, Queenie. All the children looked great in...

    14/02/2017
  36. West Lancashire residents urged to have their say about changes southport

    West Lancashire residents urged to have their say about changes to low priority and gluten free prescribing. NHS ...

    West Lancashire residents urged to have their say about changes to ‘low priority’ and gluten free prescribing. NHS WEST Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is proposing to make changes in relation to an area called ‘low priority prescribing’, in line with many other NHS...

    14/02/2017

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