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  1. Major Fire Birkdale Cop southport

    Lancashire Fire And Rescue Service were called to a farm on Birkdale Cop this afternoon after scores of bales of hay caught ...

    Lancashire Fire And Rescue Service were called to a farm on Birkdale Cop this afternoon after scores of bales of hay caught fire.Workers on the farm removed some of them with fork lift trucks to stop the fire spreading. It is not known how the fire started at the moment.

    21/09/2014
  2. Macclesfield Town 3 Southport 0 southport

    Southport slumped to their third consecutive defeat at the hands of Macclesfield today.Once again the Port were 2 goals down in ...

    Southport slumped to their third consecutive defeat at the hands of Macclesfield today.Once again the Port were 2 goals down in the first fifteen minutes and never recovered. Waterfall scored two and one for Turnbull . Macclesfield Town 01 Taylor 02 Halls 03 Barrow 05 Pilkington 04...

    20/09/2014
  3. Do you fancy getting fit and meeting new people? southport

    Southport Ramblers are inviting new members to join them. Their Winter programme includes walks in Grasmere, Derbyshire, Yorkshire ...

    Southport Ramblers are inviting new members to join them. Their Winter programme includes walks in Grasmere, Derbyshire, Yorkshire Dales and Wales. For further details (complete programme and details of coach pick up points e.t.c.) contact southportramblers@hotmail.co.u k or phone 01704577468.

    20/09/2014
  4. Body Found In Passage Between North Rd & Rufford Rd southport

    Merseyside Police have cordoned off the passageway between North Rd and Rufford Rd at about 10.15 this evening after a member of ...

    Merseyside Police have cordoned off the passageway between North Rd and Rufford Rd at about 10.15 this evening after a member of the public found a body.The police forensics are at the scene investigating.No more information is available at the moment.

    19/09/2014
  5. Cycle Hire Station On Ocean Plaza southport

    A new automated cycle hire station has opened on Southport's Ocean Plaza.The bikes costing £1 per hour require you to ...

    A new automated cycle hire station has opened on Southport's Ocean Plaza.The bikes costing £1 per hour require you to register first.More information can be found here.

    19/09/2014
  6. The Chairman's Challenge to children and young people southport

    Have you entered the Chairman's Challenge in a bid to win £1,000 for your school or children's centre? This annual ...

    Have you entered the Chairman's Challenge in a bid to win £1,000 for your school or children's centre? This annual competition encourages children and young people to think about their health and wellbeing - and encourages their families to get involved too. Now in its 11th year, the...

    19/09/2014
  7. Fire At Rear Of Prezzo Southport southport

    Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service were called to the rear of Prezzo in Southport this morning after a small fire broke out.The ...

    Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service were called to the rear of Prezzo in Southport this morning after a small fire broke out.The fire was soon extinguished and there does not appear to be any injuries.

    19/09/2014
  8. Trusts agree deal on pathology services southport

    Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust has agreed St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust will provide pathology ...

    Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust has agreed St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust will provide pathology services to the organisation from 1st October 2014. The proposal was approved by Monitor, the NHS choice and competition regulator, in August. Medical...

    19/09/2014
  9. Southport get loan Keeper from Blackburn southport

    Martin Foyle has brought in nineteen year old Spanish goalkeeper David Raya Martin on loan from Blackburn Rovers. David will go ...

    Martin Foyle has brought in nineteen year old Spanish goalkeeper David Raya Martin on loan from Blackburn Rovers. David will go straight into the squad and will be available for Saturdays game at Macclesfield. source www.southportfc.net

    19/09/2014
  10. World Mental Health Day southport

    Residents across Sefton are being invited to a Festival of Wellbeing at The Atkinson, Southport from October 6-10. The week ...

    Residents across Sefton are being invited to a Festival of Wellbeing at The Atkinson, Southport from October 6-10. The week will showcase and encourage older people to get involved in creative and physical activities. Creative Alternatives artists will be encouraging creativity through...

    19/09/2014
  11. Extra Tickets: Behind the Badge Open Day southport

    Lancashire Constabulary have had a fantastic response to their Behind the Badge Open Day at HQ on Sunday 28th September 2014. ...

    Lancashire Constabulary have had a fantastic response to their Behind the Badge Open Day at HQ on Sunday 28th September 2014. Unfortunately that meant that all 8,000+ tickets were snapped up within a week, leaving many people disappointed. They have therefore decided to give the general...

    19/09/2014
  12. Steve Cropper to Headline the First Southport R & B Festival southport

    The full line-up for the first Southport Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival to be held at The Atkinson has been announced with the ...

    The full line-up for the first Southport Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival to be held at The Atkinson has been announced with the legendary Steve Cropper headlining. The festival in partnership with Solid Entertainments takes place on Sunday 19 October from 2pm to 10pm and features six...

    19/09/2014
  13. Southport Travel To Macclesfield On Saturday southport

    Southport travel to The Moss Rose, Macclesfield on Saturday hoping once again to end the away day hoodoo. It's 27 games and 402 ...

    Southport travel to The Moss Rose, Macclesfield on Saturday hoping once again to end the away day hoodoo. It's 27 games and 402 says since The Sandgrounders last tasted success on the road. After two disappointing displays Martin Foyle will be looking for a big improvement from his side. ...

    19/09/2014
  14. Videos From Yesterday's Joint Operation Endeavour southport

    Merseyside Police and the other emergency services have released footage of yesterday's mock disaster operation. ...

    Merseyside Police and the other emergency services have released footage of yesterday's mock disaster operation.

    19/09/2014
  15. Proof of Age Standard Scheme - PASS southport

    A new single standard 18+ design now applies to all proof of age cards issued in England and Wales bearing the PASS hologram. ...

    A new single standard 18+ design now applies to all proof of age cards issued in England and Wales bearing the PASS hologram. This makes it much easier for door and bar staff to identify - and accept - PASS cards. Merseyside Police are, with our partners, promoting and reinvigorating this...

    19/09/2014
  16. Looking at the needs of older people southport

    Lancashire County Council has hosted a special regional meeting to look at the issues affecting our ageing society. It was the ...

    Lancashire County Council has hosted a special regional meeting to look at the issues affecting our ageing society. It was the AGM for a network of older people's champions from local councils across the North West. The aim of the network is to share information between councils about how...

    19/09/2014
  17. Crane hoists in second hospital MRI scanner southport

    The radiography unit at Southport and Formby District General Hospital has been extended to accommodate a new MRI scanner and work ...

    The radiography unit at Southport and Formby District General Hospital has been extended to accommodate a new MRI scanner and work on the £1.2m project will be complete by the early New Year. A 50ft crane will lower the seven-tonne machine into place on Sunday 28th September . Once...

    18/09/2014
  18. Olivia is Good Morning Britain's Young Hero southport

    Olivia is 10 years old and from Southport, she has a younger brother and sister, her sister has a serious medical condition and ...

    Olivia is 10 years old and from Southport, she has a younger brother and sister, her sister has a serious medical condition and requires round the clock care. Olivia has chosen to learn sign language to communicate with her sister, and to be trained so that she can carry out some of her day to day...

    18/09/2014
  19. Hair today, gone tomorrow for Tricia... southport

    by Pat Ireland The toast was Up Holland landlady Denise Partington and her customers who provided a wonderful day of fun and ...

    by Pat Ireland The toast was Up Holland landlady Denise Partington and her customers who provided a wonderful day of fun and laughter in a very worthy cause for a local Breath Easy group recently An open day at her pub, the Victoria Hotel, saw the magnificent sum of over £800 raised...

    18/09/2014
  20. Traffic Chaos As Marine Drive Closed southport

    Large queues of traffic built up this afternoon after the Marine Drive between the the Pier and Pleasureland was closed. The road ...

    Large queues of traffic built up this afternoon after the Marine Drive between the the Pier and Pleasureland was closed. The road is closed for preparations for the Air Show. It will reopen at midnight on Monday.

    18/09/2014
  21. Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning At Sutton Grange, Banks southport

    Staff and residents at Sutton Grange Care Home in Greaves Hall Avenue Banks will be holding an event for the Macmillian Worlds ...

    Staff and residents at Sutton Grange Care Home in Greaves Hall Avenue Banks will be holding an event for the Macmillian Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning. They are holding theirs in the lovely café area and the garden (weather permitting) on Friday the 26th of September at 11am. Coffee, tea...

    18/09/2014
  22. Vandals Uproot Bench. southport

    Mindless vandals have tried to uproot one of the benches in the newly refurbished Kings Gardens Southport.The bench has been ...

    Mindless vandals have tried to uproot one of the benches in the newly refurbished Kings Gardens Southport.The bench has been wrenched from the decorative paving. Anybody with information is asked to call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or Merseyside Police on 101.

    18/09/2014
  23. Ban For Legal Highs Backed By MEP southport

    A call to have “legal highs” banned has been welcomed by local MEP Paul Nuttall. The Local Government Association (LGA) wants ...

    A call to have “legal highs” banned has been welcomed by local MEP Paul Nuttall. The Local Government Association (LGA) wants the government to adopt an approach similar to that in Ireland where instead of banning drugs on a case-by-case basis as in the UK, all “psychoactive” – brain altering –...

    18/09/2014
  24. More Bookings Needed For Macclesfield Trip southport

    Bookings are still needed for the Trust in Yellow coach to run to Saturday’s match at Macclesfield Town. To give as many ...

    Bookings are still needed for the Trust in Yellow coach to run to Saturday’s match at Macclesfield Town. To give as many fans as possible the chance to book, a decision on whether the coach runs will be delayed until Thursday afternoon, when the coach company will need to be notified. ...

    18/09/2014
  25. Sefton Open At The Atkinson southport

    The Sefton Open is back and is a chance for visitors to discover the wealth of artistic talent that we have to offer in Sefton. ...

    The Sefton Open is back and is a chance for visitors to discover the wealth of artistic talent that we have to offer in Sefton. The Southport Palette Club will be running an exhibition in two of the gallery spaces where anyone who lives or works in Sefton can submit work. Whether you make ceramics,...

    18/09/2014
  26. Everybody Active Launch A Success southport

    South Sefton residents are all set to get active following the successful launch of Sefton Councils ‘Everybody Active’ campaign. ...

    South Sefton residents are all set to get active following the successful launch of Sefton Councils ‘Everybody Active’ campaign. The launch saw Stanley Road, near the Strand Shopping Centre, transformed with a mobile climbing wall, sailing equipment, netball posts, cycle smoothie maker - to...

    18/09/2014
  27. 10th Anniversary for the popular Natterjack Seaside 10k southport

    On Sunday 28th September 2014 Natterjack Running will be staging the 10th anniversary version of their increasingly popular ...

    On Sunday 28th September 2014 Natterjack Running will be staging the 10th anniversary version of their increasingly popular Seaside 10km race which is held over a fast, scenic course in Princes Park in the heart of Southport. The start and finish is adjacent to lots of convenient facilities,...

    18/09/2014
  28. UKIP North West Conference southport

    Join the " People`s Army" on November 8th at the 2014 UKIP North West Conference Hear from Party Leader Nigel Farage ...

    Join the " People`s Army" on November 8th at the 2014 UKIP North West Conference Hear from Party Leader Nigel Farage MEP, Deputy Leader Paul Nuttall MEP, Louise Bours MEP, Steven Woolfe MEP and a fantastic list of guest speakers (full details later) Venue: The Floral Hall The Promenade...

    18/09/2014
  29. Residents urged to drink responsibly southport

    POLICE across Lancashire are highlighting the dangers of irresponsible drinking as part of a week of action calling for residents ...

    POLICE across Lancashire are highlighting the dangers of irresponsible drinking as part of a week of action calling for residents to drink sensibly and consider the impact of excessive drinking on police resources. Drink related anti-social behaviour is the most common form that people...

    17/09/2014
  30. Local law firm Hodge Halsall donate four figure sum to charity southport

    A local law firm have given a helping hand to one of the area’s leading charities with a donation of over £2000 to ...

    A local law firm have given a helping hand to one of the area’s leading charities with a donation of over £2000 to Queenscourt Hospice. Hodge Halsall presented the cheque for £2289.41 to the hospice this week as part of their Communities program me, and builds on from the work of the ‘Make A...

    17/09/2014
  31. One month left to have your say on major proposals for cancer care southport

    People in Merseyside and Cheshire have just over a month left to have their say in a public consultation on major proposals for ...

    People in Merseyside and Cheshire have just over a month left to have their say in a public consultation on major proposals for expanding and improving cancer services before it ends on 19th October. The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust – which specialises in groundbreaking...

    17/09/2014
  32. Southport Murder Victim "Failed by the Police" southport

    Blunders by Merseyside Police contributed to the death of a woman from Southport who was murdered by her estranged husband after ...

    Blunders by Merseyside Police contributed to the death of a woman from Southport who was murdered by her estranged husband after suffering years of domestic abuse. Becky McPhee, 47, was stabbed to death in her Cherry Road home by Paul Holmes in 2012 following "serious failings" by Merseyside...

    17/09/2014
  33. Update Unexplained Death Park Avenue Southport southport

    Merseyside Police can confirm a post-mortem to determine the cause of death of a 54-year-old woman from Southport has taken place. ...

    Merseyside Police can confirm a post-mortem to determine the cause of death of a 54-year-old woman from Southport has taken place. On Monday, 15 September emergency Services were called to a property on Park Avenue, at around 11.30am, following a report of concern for the safety of a woman. ...

    17/09/2014
  34. Award to help improve air quality across the Liverpool City Region southport

    Merseytravel’s bid to see cleaner and greener transport across the region has taken another step forward, with the successful ...

    Merseytravel’s bid to see cleaner and greener transport across the region has taken another step forward, with the successful award of £420K for emission reducing and fuel saving devices to be fitted to buses across the Liverpool City Region (LCR) fleet. 37 buses will be fitted with devices...

    17/09/2014
  35. Routine Multi-Agency Exercise To Be Held On September 18th southport

    Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service (MF&RS), Merseyside Police and the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) NHS Trust will be ...

    Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service (MF&RS), Merseyside Police and the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) NHS Trust will be holding a routine, multi-agency exercise on Thursday, September 18th, 2014, between the hours of 9am to midnight, at the MF&RS Training and Development Academy, in Storrington...

    17/09/2014
  36. New Powers To Control Roadworks southport

    Sefton Council is bidding for new powers to gain more control over planned roadworks in the borough. Highways officials ...

    Sefton Council is bidding for new powers to gain more control over planned roadworks in the borough. Highways officials have applied to the Department for Transport (DfT) to operate a permit scheme allowing better co-ordination of street works by utility companies and other contractors. ...

    17/09/2014

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