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  1. Major RTC Hoghton St Southport southport

    The emergency services were called to Hoghton St Southport this evening after a Mercedes and a Toyota collided.Several people were ...

    The emergency services were called to Hoghton St Southport this evening after a Mercedes and a Toyota collided.Several people were taken to hospital as a result of the accident.The occupants of the Mercedes had to be cut free from the wreckage. Police were still on scene at 8.00 due to a oil...

    22/10/2014
  2. Voices Unite at Cancer Charity Fundraiser southport

    A popular local choir gave a pitch perfect performance to help a Southport-based fundraising group raise hundreds of pounds to ...

    A popular local choir gave a pitch perfect performance to help a Southport-based fundraising group raise hundreds of pounds to support cancer research projects in the North West. United Voice North West, which is fronted by Search for A Star, regional winner James Loynes from Chorley, sang...

    22/10/2014
  3. Test Smoke Alarms When You Put Your Clocks Back southport

    Residents in Merseyside are urged to test their smoke alarms when they put their clocks back at the weekend. New figures ...

    Residents in Merseyside are urged to test their smoke alarms when they put their clocks back at the weekend. New figures revealed that in a third of accidental house fires attended by Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service since January 1, 2012, there were no smoke alarms present. There have...

    22/10/2014
  4. Road to success as MyTicket celebrates six-month anniversary southport

    MyTicket is celebrating its six-month birthday in style with news of high sales figures - showing that young people are taking ...

    MyTicket is celebrating its six-month birthday in style with news of high sales figures - showing that young people are taking full advantage of this cheaper ticketing offer for their bus journeys. The £2 all day bus ticket was only launched by Merseytravel and bus operators in May for young...

    22/10/2014
  5. Five thousand years of history brought up to date southport

    An extensive Egyptology collection not seen for a generation will be back on show in Sefton at the end of October. The Goodison ...

    An extensive Egyptology collection not seen for a generation will be back on show in Sefton at the end of October. The Goodison Collection will be on permanent public display from 24 October at The Atkinson, Southport. Artefacts, dating from 3,000 BC to 200 AD, will be housed in a purpose...

    22/10/2014
  6. Windows At Farmfoods Blown In southport

    Gale force winds during the night caused the Windows at Farmfoods Southport to be blown in.The incident occurred at about ...

    Gale force winds during the night caused the Windows at Farmfoods Southport to be blown in.The incident occurred at about 4.20am.Nobody was injured by the flying glass.

    22/10/2014
  7. Emergency Services Called After Man Falls Ill In Car southport

    The emergency services were called to the Marine Drive Southport at 10.00am today after a elderly man fell ill while driving his ...

    The emergency services were called to the Marine Drive Southport at 10.00am today after a elderly man fell ill while driving his car. He was stabilised by Paramedics and taken to Southport hospital for treatment.

    22/10/2014
  8. Don't forget to apply for your secondary school place by Halloween southport

    Don't let the ghosts and ghouls catch you napping this year – applications for secondary school places in Lancashire need to be in ...

    Don't let the ghosts and ghouls catch you napping this year – applications for secondary school places in Lancashire need to be in by 31 October. Online is the quickest and easiest way, via the county council's website. And remember that all children starting school need to submit an...

    22/10/2014
  9. Firefighters Called Out To A Number of Storm Related Incidents southport

    Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service has been called out to a number of storm related incidents yesterday. Firefighters ...

    Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service has been called out to a number of storm related incidents yesterday. Firefighters attended Dobson Street in Everton at around 4.15pm to deal with a tree in a dangerous condition on a grass verge. A fire appliance from Kensington Community Fire Station was...

    22/10/2014
  10. Southport Access For Everyone Meeting southport

    The next meeting of Southport Access For Everyone forum will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 ...

    The next meeting of Southport Access For Everyone forum will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG On Monday 27th October 2014 at 7 pm. This is a free public meeting. The premises are fully accessible for wheelchair users with adequate car parking...

    22/10/2014
  11. Bonfire and Fireworks Information southport

    In the run up to November 5, the Council and partners, including Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service and Merseyside Police, are ...

    In the run up to November 5, the Council and partners, including Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service and Merseyside Police, are again reminding people not to stage unauthorised bonfires within our communities. If residents see bonfire materials being assembled in roads, parks or public spaces,...

    22/10/2014
  12. Aldi - Southport, Grand Re-opening 4th December 2014 southport

    The newly extended Aldi store will officially reopen on 4th December 2014. Aldi will be distributing a spend and save leaflet ...

    The newly extended Aldi store will officially reopen on 4th December 2014. Aldi will be distributing a spend and save leaflet to the general public and businesses in the local community around the store that gives them 4 x £5 off vouchers - one for each week of December. On the Grand...

    21/10/2014
  13. Stolen vehicles worth £1.2m recovered at UK ports southport

    A nationwide multi-agency operation has disrupted organised crime groups responsible for exporting high-value stolen vehicles. ...

    A nationwide multi-agency operation has disrupted organised crime groups responsible for exporting high-value stolen vehicles. During September officers from the National Crime Agency, ACPO Vehicle Crime Intelligence Service and Border Force targeted containers and trailer traffic at ports...

    21/10/2014
  14. The 3rd Burscough fibre festival, October 19th 2014. southport

    The event has now become a annual fixture in Burscough’s crafting calendar as it announces that The Wool boat has returned from ...

    The event has now become a annual fixture in Burscough’s crafting calendar as it announces that The Wool boat has returned from its summer cruise of the inland waterways to it’s Burscough mooring. The event again attracted yarn and fibre retailers and spinners from the local area and as far...

    21/10/2014
  15. More Fly-tipping Wyke Cop southport

    The mysterious fly tippers have been at it again.Yet another sofa has been dumped in the ditch at the side of Wyke Cop in ...

    The mysterious fly tippers have been at it again.Yet another sofa has been dumped in the ditch at the side of Wyke Cop in Scarisbrick. Fly tipping is an unsightly and dangerous problem and costs council tax payers money to clear away. West Lancs Council this problem very seriously and will...

    21/10/2014
  16. £11,000 Raised At Charity Ball southport

    Southport-based medical negligence and personal injury law firm, Fletchers Solicitors, sponsored a black tie charity ball in aid ...

    Southport-based medical negligence and personal injury law firm, Fletchers Solicitors, sponsored a black tie charity ball in aid of the North West Regional Spinal Injury Centre. Over 100 people attended the event at the Southport’s Ramada Plaza which included entertainment from singer Billy...

    21/10/2014
  17. New powers enable people to ask for ASB case reviews southport

    Following new powers Lancashire residents who have been victims of antisocial behaviour can now request a review of how their case ...

    Following new powers Lancashire residents who have been victims of antisocial behaviour can now request a review of how their case was dealt with to decide whether anything can be done to further resolve a problem. Under the Community Trigger, victims of anti-social behaviour or their...

    21/10/2014
  18. Final week of consultation on Penwortham bypass southport

    There's still time left to let Lancashire County Council know about anything that might restrict or improve proposals for a new ...

    There's still time left to let Lancashire County Council know about anything that might restrict or improve proposals for a new choice of route for the completion of the Penwortham bypass. Transport planners are currently consulting on a proposed new route for the final link of the bypass...

    21/10/2014
  19. Everton Legends show at Southport's Atkinson Theatre. southport

    Kevin Ratcliffe promises a lively evening when he joins his fellow Everton and Wales legend Neville Southall on stage at ...

    Kevin Ratcliffe promises a lively evening when he joins his fellow Everton and Wales legend Neville Southall on stage at Southport’s Atkinson Theatre in December. “With Big Nev around you can be certain the verbal sparks will fly, “...

    21/10/2014
  20. Tree Down Greaves Hall Avenue southport

    Residents in Banks were unable to get down Greaves Hall Avenue this morning after part of a tree fell down in the storm force ...

    Residents in Banks were unable to get down Greaves Hall Avenue this morning after part of a tree fell down in the storm force winds.Eventually contractors working on a nearby housing project pulled the branch out of the way.

    21/10/2014
  21. Halloween Drawing and Painting for Macmillan in Southport Market southport

    Drawing and painting activities for children in Southport Market proved very successful during the Summer, raising just over ...

    Drawing and painting activities for children in Southport Market proved very successful during the Summer, raising just over £800 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Art For Macmillan, who have a fundraising exhibition in the market until the end of the year are continuing the art activities for...

    21/10/2014
  22. Bold Hotel Lord Street For Sale southport

    One of Southport's most iconic hotels is up for sale.The Bold Hotel on Lord Street is listed on Christie and Co's website as being ...

    One of Southport's most iconic hotels is up for sale.The Bold Hotel on Lord Street is listed on Christie and Co's website as being up for sale. Offers are invited for the Grade 2 listed 23 bedroom establishment. ...

    21/10/2014
  23. Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year award southport

    Do you know a young person worthy of the Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year award? THE ANNUAL search is on to find the High ...

    Do you know a young person worthy of the Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year award? THE ANNUAL search is on to find the High Sheriff of Lancashire’s Young Citizen of the Year 2014 as part of a countywide competition. Do you know someone who has made a real difference in their community,...

    21/10/2014
  24. Police dogs memorial to be unveiled southport

    A UNIQUE memorial for Lancashire Constabulary police dogs that have passed away will be officially unveiled at the force’s Dog ...

    A UNIQUE memorial for Lancashire Constabulary police dogs that have passed away will be officially unveiled at the force’s Dog Unit later this week. It is being funded by the Retired Police Dogs Benevolent Fund which was established in 2004 to support handlers in caring for their retired...

    21/10/2014
  25. Yellow Weather Warning Issued For Southport and NW southport

    The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo are running across the Atlantic, reaching the UK on Monday night, bringing a period of strong ...

    The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo are running across the Atlantic, reaching the UK on Monday night, bringing a period of strong winds to the UK. The strongest winds are expected on Tuesday as the low pressure clears eastwards; some uncertainty remains in peak windspeeds but there remains the...

    20/10/2014
  26. WLBC to join Liverpool City Region Combined Authority southport

    West Lancashire Borough Council to join Liverpool City Region Combined Authority West Lancashire Borough Council has taken ...

    West Lancashire Borough Council to join Liverpool City Region Combined Authority West Lancashire Borough Council has taken an important step in its efforts to further boost the local economy. The West Lancashire economy is performing well when compared to the UK and the North West, and this...

    20/10/2014
  27. Everything in the gardens lovely in Scarisbrick! southport

    by John Herbert, Clerk to Scarisbrick Parish Council Prizes were awarded to winners of Scarisbrick’s annual garden competition ...

    by John Herbert, Clerk to Scarisbrick Parish Council Prizes were awarded to winners of Scarisbrick’s annual garden competition at October's PC meeting. There had been a good level of entries for the competition which was judged in August, with twenty-five entrants across seven categories.

    20/10/2014
  28. Giving victims a greater say southport

    Victims of low-level crime and anti-social behaviour are set to have a greater say on how offenders should be punished, thanks to ...

    Victims of low-level crime and anti-social behaviour are set to have a greater say on how offenders should be punished, thanks to new legislation launched in Merseyside by the Deputy Police Commissioner. Cllr Ann O’Byrne is unveiling the new powers that, from today, will give victims the...

    20/10/2014
  29. McDonalds Southport Now Closed southport

    Southport town centre McDonalds has now closed its doors for the last time.The store closed on Saturday meaning you will have to ...

    Southport town centre McDonalds has now closed its doors for the last time.The store closed on Saturday meaning you will have to travel to Kew or the Seafront for your favourite Maccies. The store located on Eastbank Street has now been boarded up.

    20/10/2014
  30. Jehovah's Witnesses On Lord Street southport

    It has always been thought that a pair of Jehovah's Witnesses would turn up suited and booted on your doorstep. They have now ...

    It has always been thought that a pair of Jehovah's Witnesses would turn up suited and booted on your doorstep. They have now have switched tactics and sit on the benches on Lord Street and unusually for public preachers, they are staying almost completely silent. They now want you to engage...

    20/10/2014
  31. Gone phishing – 75,000 fake tax refund emails reported southport

    HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is warning taxpayers to be on their guard against fraudulent phishing emails, after almost 75,000 ...

    HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is warning taxpayers to be on their guard against fraudulent phishing emails, after almost 75,000 fake emails were reported to the taxman over the last six months. Some 74,743 scam emails were reported to HMRC’s dedicated phishing email account between April...

    20/10/2014
  32. Help with online housing applications southport

    Help is available for people looking to apply for accommodation with West Lancashire Borough Council. From 27 October ...

    Help is available for people looking to apply for accommodation with West Lancashire Borough Council. From 27 October 2014, anyone applying for housing within the Borough will be encouraged to do so online by visiting www.westlancshomefinder.co.uk. Staff will be able to advise them on how...

    20/10/2014
  33. John Dodd Advice Centre southport

    Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 23rd October. ...

    Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 23rd October. They will be available from 10.30am-11.30am at Cafe Moo Moo, Cambridge Road (Churchtown traffic lights) to assist residents with any local issues, problems or...

    20/10/2014
  34. Southport Focus On FA Cup Trip To Tamworth southport

    Gary Brabin and Paul Carden will focus on the build up to the FA Cup next Saturday at Tamworth when they take training at Edge ...

    Gary Brabin and Paul Carden will focus on the build up to the FA Cup next Saturday at Tamworth when they take training at Edge Hill University on Monday morning. With three morning training sessions this week the Port squad have an ideal preparation period. The magic of the FA Cup evokes hopes...

    20/10/2014
  35. MFH James Stephenson southport

    South Yorkshire Police is appealing for the public’s help locating missing 40-year-old man James Stephenson, who was last seen in ...

    South Yorkshire Police is appealing for the public’s help locating missing 40-year-old man James Stephenson, who was last seen in Barnsley a week ago. Mr Stephenson was last seen at around 2.30pm on Thursday 9 October, when he left the Cambian Oaks Hospital in Sheffield Road, Barnsley. He...

    20/10/2014
  36. Ormskirk and District Snooker League southport

    The Committee have decided to extend the entry date of all Individual & Pairs Competitions to Monday 20th October 2014. ...

    The Committee have decided to extend the entry date of all Individual & Pairs Competitions to Monday 20th October 2014. After this date, there will be no entries accepted. If you wish to entry the Individual Championship, Individual Handicap, Pairs Handicap or JF Wills Handicap then you can...

    20/10/2014

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