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  1. Young first-time buyers can register online for 100,000 cut-price homes southport

    Young first time buyers can go online now and sign up for cut-price new starter homes – with 20% off the asking price. Aspiring ...

    Young first time buyers can go online now and sign up for cut-price new starter homes – with 20% off the asking price. Aspiring homeowners can sign-up at www.starter-home.co.uk The www.starter-home.co.uk website has launched recently to allow young people to register their interest in...

    02/03/2015
  2. Mark Lowe Gets 5 Years For Manslaughter Of His Brother. southport

    Mark Lowe, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of his brother Wayne Lowe but denied murdering him. Mark killed his brother ...

    Mark Lowe, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of his brother Wayne Lowe but denied murdering him. Mark killed his brother after he tried to stab him during a drink-fuelled day of fighting in Southport was jailed for nearly five years. Wayne Lowe, 33, was found dead at his house on Linaker...

    02/03/2015
  3. Appeal for missing man from Liverpool southport

    POLICE are appealing for information about the whereabouts of a 41 year old man from Liverpool. Ian Long, 41, was last ...

    POLICE are appealing for information about the whereabouts of a 41 year old man from Liverpool. Ian Long, 41, was last seen by his sister at an address on Honeysuckle Road in Hesketh Bank on Tuesday 5 September 2014 but has not made contact with family members since. It is believed...

    02/03/2015
  4. Secondary School Admissions 92% First Choice southport

    92% of families applying for a Sefton Secondary School have been offered their first choice school. Letters and emails ...

    92% of families applying for a Sefton Secondary School have been offered their first choice school. Letters and emails were sent on national offer day (March 2), informing parents/carers about the offer of a school place for their child for September, 2015. In total there were 2,882...

    02/03/2015
  5. Moss Lane Churchtown Closed To Traffic southport

    Moss Lane in Churchtown has been coned off between the junction of Warren Road and Four Lane Ends.There is nothing on Sefton ...

    Moss Lane in Churchtown has been coned off between the junction of Warren Road and Four Lane Ends.There is nothing on Sefton Council website as to why and no works are taking place at the moment.

    02/03/2015
  6. Nevill Street Closed To Traffic southport

    Nevill Street Southport is now closed to traffic for up to two weeks to enable works to be carried out.Local diversions are in ...

    Nevill Street Southport is now closed to traffic for up to two weeks to enable works to be carried out.Local diversions are in operation.

    02/03/2015
  7. Ace Travel Has Gone Into Liquidation southport

    ACE Travel (North West) Limited have put their company into liquidation this weekend. Merseytravel is currently looking at ...

    ACE Travel (North West) Limited have put their company into liquidation this weekend. Merseytravel is currently looking at options for the immediate future of the services and longer term. A significant number of the services will be covered by other operators on an emergency basis. however...

    02/03/2015
  8. 14 to 16 College Information Evening 5 March 6.30pm southport

    Southport College is hosting an information evening about their new college for 14-16 year olds for parents and potential ...

    Southport College is hosting an information evening about their new college for 14-16 year olds for parents and potential applicants. The event starts at 6.30pm on Thursday 5th March and to register your attendance you can visit http://goo.gl/VsfTrE Students will study GCSEs in English, maths,...

    02/03/2015
  9. Environment Agency unveils new rod licence images to promote legal fishing southport

    Environment Agency unveils new rod licence images to promote legal fishing The Environment Agency today (Monday 2nd March) ...

    Environment Agency unveils new rod licence images to promote legal fishing The Environment Agency today (Monday 2nd March) unveils its new design for this year’s rod licences. Designed by renowned angling and wildlife artist, David Miller, the new rod licences go on sale today....

    02/03/2015
  10. Ash and Embers Fire Safety Warning southport

    Firefighters this week are asking locals using solid fuel open fires or log burners to take extra care when disposing of the ash ...

    Firefighters this week are asking locals using solid fuel open fires or log burners to take extra care when disposing of the ash and embers from their fires after a recent spike in the number of wheelie bin fires which appear to have started as a result of hot ash disposal. The most recent...

    02/03/2015
  11. Roadside Drug Testing Comes Into Force southport

    New drug drive legislation comes into force from 2 March 2015 in England and Wales. So long as you are following the advice of a ...

    New drug drive legislation comes into force from 2 March 2015 in England and Wales. So long as you are following the advice of a healthcare professional and your driving isn’t impaired you can continue to drive as usual and aren’t at risk of arrest. In the dawn of new drug drive legislation,...

    02/03/2015
  12. Southport v FC Halifax Tuesday Evening. southport

    Southport are at home to FC Halifax on Tuesday March 3rd when the Port take on FC Halifax in the Vanarama Conference. Kick off ...

    Southport are at home to FC Halifax on Tuesday March 3rd when the Port take on FC Halifax in the Vanarama Conference. Kick off 7:45pm. Southport need to get back to winning ways especially at the Merseyrail Community Stadium where the Port have only picked up maximum points three times...

    02/03/2015
  13. Karen Potter Craven Minor JFL Results southport

    Karen Potter Craven Minor JFL Fixtures Week Ending 1st March 2015 Under 11 Premier Southport FC Juniors 0-3 Redgate White ...

    Karen Potter Craven Minor JFL Fixtures Week Ending 1st March 2015 Under 11 Premier Southport FC Juniors 0-3 Redgate White Formby JSC White 2-1 Burscough Under 11 Championship

    02/03/2015
  14. Southport Snooker League southport

    Birkdale Cons held the league leaders Tarleton BC to a 3-3 draw with both sides rueing missed chances in trying to get the win. ...

    Birkdale Cons held the league leaders Tarleton BC to a 3-3 draw with both sides rueing missed chances in trying to get the win. Phil Fitzgerald beat Ste Harrison 77-36 helped along with a 27 break, his eighth break in the twenties now this season, as John Nelson made the best of his chances to beat...

    02/03/2015
  15. £43 million for infrastructure development plug-in vehicle funding southport

    £43 million for infrastructure and research and development plug-in vehicle funding. Details of government support up ...

    £43 million for infrastructure and research and development plug-in vehicle funding. Details of government support up to 2020 announced as popularity grows for plug-in vehicles. A wave of charge points to support the fast-growing popularity of plug-in vehicles will be installed across the...

    02/03/2015
  16. UKIP Southport Branch Meeting southport

    UKIP Southport Branch now have an Information Centre at 597 A. Lord Street North. Southport, next to the Post Office. The centre ...

    UKIP Southport Branch now have an Information Centre at 597 A. Lord Street North. Southport, next to the Post Office. The centre has become a tourist attraction with people visiting from many other areas in the North West including chairmen and members from other branches. Membership is steadily...

    02/03/2015
  17. Ormskirk and District Snooker League Results southport

    Kenney Cup Final Can I please draw your attention to the change made to the date of the Kenney Cup Final. It will now be held ...

    Kenney Cup Final Can I please draw your attention to the change made to the date of the Kenney Cup Final. It will now be held on Wednesday 11th March 2015 at Scarisbrick NSC commencing at 8pm. Thank you. Ken Doherty Exhibition Night Snooker Legend Ken Doherty will be appearing...

    01/03/2015
  18. Commission commits €3.8bn to help the most vulnerable in Europe southport

    The European Commission has adopted the last remaining national Operational Programmes for the Fund for European Aid to the Most ...

    The European Commission has adopted the last remaining national Operational Programmes for the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived for 2014-2020. In total this is worth €3.8 billion in assistance to 4 million of the people most in need in the EU. The Fund supports Member States in...

    01/03/2015
  19. Forest Green Rovers 5 Southport 3 southport

    Southport were overpowered by high flying Vanarama Conference promotion contenders Forest Green Rovers. At the New Lawn, Forest ...

    Southport were overpowered by high flying Vanarama Conference promotion contenders Forest Green Rovers. At the New Lawn, Forest Green had too much fire power at critical, key times that secured the points while the Port showed passion to keep in the contest against the odds. Two penalties in...

    01/03/2015
  20. Arrest Following Shore Road Incident southport

    ARREST FOLLOWING SHORE ROAD INCIDENT UPDATE: SATURDAY, 28 FEBRUARY 2015 Merseyside Police has charged an 18-year-old ...

    ARREST FOLLOWING SHORE ROAD INCIDENT UPDATE: SATURDAY, 28 FEBRUARY 2015 Merseyside Police has charged an 18-year-old man with possession with intent to supply controlled drugs and blackmail. Jack Halewood of Rimrose Valley Road, Crosby, will appear at Liverpool Magistrates Court this...

    28/02/2015
  21. Chair supports Rail Service improvements for the Liverpool City Region southport

    ​The Chair of Merseytravel, Cllr Liam Robinson, has welcomed today’s announcement outlining the service levels and ...

    ​The Chair of Merseytravel, Cllr Liam Robinson, has welcomed today’s announcement outlining the service levels and quality of service that bidders for the new Northern and TransPennine Express franchises will have to offer from February 2016. The new specifications published today are...

    28/02/2015
  22. KGV Media Students visit Juice FM southport

    Earlier this month, KGV’s Media Studies students had a behind the scenes tour of Liverpool’s Juice FM. Pete ...

    Earlier this month, KGV’s Media Studies students had a behind the scenes tour of Liverpool’s Juice FM. Pete Atherton, KGV’s Media and Film Studies Course Leader, said: “This visit allows our students to see first-hand how the radio industry works .It links in with the knowledge...

    28/02/2015
  23. Campylobacter survey: cumulative results from the first nine months southport

    Campylobacter survey: cumulative results from the first nine months The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has recently ...

    Campylobacter survey: cumulative results from the first nine months The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has recently published the latest set of results from its year-long survey of campylobacter on fresh chickens. Campylobacter is a food bug mainly found on raw poultry and is the biggest...

    28/02/2015
  24. Southport Man And Two Others Bailed On Gun Charges southport

    Merseyside Police can confirm that the three people arrested in connection with this incident have been released on police bail ...

    Merseyside Police can confirm that the three people arrested in connection with this incident have been released on police bail pending further enquiries. Original statement Merseyside Police can confirm three people have been arrested and a loaded firearm has been recovered after a warrant...

    27/02/2015
  25. Homeless Man Missing southport

    POLICE in Preston are appealing for information about a 43-year-old homeless man who has been missing since January. Adrian ...

    POLICE in Preston are appealing for information about a 43-year-old homeless man who has been missing since January. Adrian Wane – known as Ady – was last seen on Lancaster Road North on Tuesday 20 January. He is a known rough sleeper and has not been seen since. “It has been over a month...

    27/02/2015
  26. Better Trains For Southport? southport

    Lancashire County Council has welcomed the announcement that new franchises for rail services across the north will see ...

    Lancashire County Council has welcomed the announcement that new franchises for rail services across the north will see significant investment, resulting in better connections, faster journeys and more room for passengers on peak-time trains. Rail North, representing local transport...

    27/02/2015
  27. Liverpool NHS Trust in court over deadly asbestos fibres southport

    A Liverpool NHS Trust has been fined £10,000 after it emerged its workers may have been exposed to potentially-deadly ...

    A Liverpool NHS Trust has been fined £10,000 after it emerged its workers may have been exposed to potentially-deadly asbestos fibres. The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after the fibres were discovered...

    27/02/2015
  28. "Grot Spot" of the week award southport

    The "Grot Spot" of the week award this week goes to the corner of the Promenade and Coronation Walk near to the old ...

    The "Grot Spot" of the week award this week goes to the corner of the Promenade and Coronation Walk near to the old Kingsway site.The rubbish that is there has been accumulating for years.As the council don't clean it perhaps its one for "The Rubbish Friends " group.

    27/02/2015
  29. Horse "Bus Stops" Underused southport

    There are 3 Horse Bus Stops along Southport's Promenade.Its years since these were used by a couple of horse drawn carriages in ...

    There are 3 Horse Bus Stops along Southport's Promenade.Its years since these were used by a couple of horse drawn carriages in the summer months. There is room for at least 6 or 7 cars to parked in the spaces and generate income.They remain unused year round. Perhaps the council are making...

    27/02/2015
  30. Good news for Breathe Easy! southport

    Report and picture by Trish Ireland Bernice Hayes from the Yewdale Counselling Service was delighted to tell West ...

    Report and picture by Trish Ireland Bernice Hayes from the Yewdale Counselling Service was delighted to tell West lancashire and Southport Breath Easy members at their February meeting it’s been awarded lottery funding to help people suffering from chronic chest problems, such as COPD, who...

    27/02/2015
  31. Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club southport

    THE ATKINSON, SOUTHPORT Proudly present LAUGH OUT LOUD COMEDY CLUB Saturday 7 March 2015 8.00pm Starring: Andre Vincent Sol ...

    THE ATKINSON, SOUTHPORT Proudly present LAUGH OUT LOUD COMEDY CLUB Saturday 7 March 2015 8.00pm Starring: Andre Vincent Sol Bernstein Mark Palmer Damion Larkin (MC)

    27/02/2015
  32. Recycling up and costs down under new regime southport

    Recycling up and costs down under new regime The amount of waste electrical and electronic equipment being recycled has ...

    Recycling up and costs down under new regime The amount of waste electrical and electronic equipment being recycled has increased under a new regulatory regime which has also delivered millions of pounds of savings to business. New Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)...

    27/02/2015
  33. Half a million Work Experience and training opportunities snapped up southport

    Jobseekers have taken part in nearly half a million voluntary employer-led placements or work experience through Jobcentre Plus ...

    Jobseekers have taken part in nearly half a million voluntary employer-led placements or work experience through Jobcentre Plus since January 2011, new figures reveal. More than 7 in 10 were young people, using the schemes to increase their skills and experience to help them move into work,...

    27/02/2015
  34. Visiter hits a new low... southport

    The ailing Southport Visiter circulation figures have hit a new low. According to the latest Audit Bureau of Circulation ...

    The ailing Southport Visiter circulation figures have hit a new low. According to the latest Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) figures released on Wednesday lunchtime, the paper – which recently closed its Tulketh St. offices and now has an ‘editorial hub’ on Lord St. – sold just 6,798...

    27/02/2015
  35. QHotels Becomes 'One of the First' Hotel Chains to Become HeartSafe southport

    A hotel chain has invested in life-saving equipment to be placed in hotels across both the region and nationally with support from ...

    A hotel chain has invested in life-saving equipment to be placed in hotels across both the region and nationally with support from the North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust (NWAS). Five Automated External Defibrillators (AED) have been placed by NWAS in QHotels, a collection of 27 unique...

    27/02/2015
  36. Fostering Services Look for Families to Find Inner Super Heroes southport

    Superman has Jonathan and Martha Kent while Spiderman has May Parker to help keep his feet on the ground; even superheroes need ...

    Superman has Jonathan and Martha Kent while Spiderman has May Parker to help keep his feet on the ground; even superheroes need support, love and guidance. Sefton Council’s Fostering Service has launched an inner superhero themed recruitment campaign, encouraging local residents to come forward...

    27/02/2015

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