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  1. Motorcycle Stolen From Hogfather-Video southport

    A motorcycle was stolen from outside The Hogfather Motorcycles on Saturday 22/11/14 at 12.57pm The thief simply walked up to ...

    A motorcycle was stolen from outside The Hogfather Motorcycles on Saturday 22/11/14 at 12.57pm The thief simply walked up to the motorcycle and pushed it away, we believe we went down Portland Street, then down Cedar Street.

    23/11/2014
  2. Public Meeting Regarding Botanic Gardens southport

    There is to be a public meeting held at St Cuthberts Church Hall on Thursday 4th December at 7.00 pm so come along. Reps from all ...

    There is to be a public meeting held at St Cuthberts Church Hall on Thursday 4th December at 7.00 pm so come along. Reps from all parties will be there including our MP John Pugh,so please come and have your voice heard and see what we can do to keep our park the way we want it but in particular...

    23/11/2014
  3. Whizz-Kidz awarded Ł5.3 million southport

    Whizz-Kidz awarded £5.3 million to improve disabled children’s futures The charity Whizz-Kidz has been awarded a £5.3 ...

    Whizz-Kidz awarded £5.3 million to improve disabled children’s futures The charity Whizz-Kidz has been awarded a £5.3 million Lottery grant to provide 10,000 new opportunities for disabled children to improve their futures. The multi-million pound grant comes from the Big Lottery Fund which is...

    23/11/2014
  4. Nuneaton 2 Southport 3 southport

    Fantastic win for the Port today.Report tomorrow. ...

    Fantastic win for the Port today.Report tomorrow.

    22/11/2014
  5. Southport Snooker League Results southport

    Frank Lodge cup results… Fleetwood Hesketh B of the 3rd division beat Banks A of the 1st division by the tightest of margins, a ...

    Frank Lodge cup results… Fleetwood Hesketh B of the 3rd division beat Banks A of the 1st division by the tightest of margins, a single point, as the final aggregate scores finished 361-360. Although Banks claimed all six frames on the night, they just fell short of beating the lower divisional...

    22/11/2014
  6. All Set For Lights Switch On southport

    The excitement is building on Lord St for this years Christmas Lights switch on.A giant stage and TV screen have been erected ...

    The excitement is building on Lord St for this years Christmas Lights switch on.A giant stage and TV screen have been erected ready for the event.

    22/11/2014
  7. Southport Lifeboat In Sea Rescue. southport

    The Southport Lifeboat crew were tasked to sailing vessel aground west of Formby Point last night. The 27ft yacht, with ...

    The Southport Lifeboat crew were tasked to sailing vessel aground west of Formby Point last night. The 27ft yacht, with two persons on board, was making way from Preston to Liverpool when it came in to difficulty north of Taylors Bank, Formby. In poor weather conditions the crew of the...

    22/11/2014
  8. Disciplined councillor returns but 'investigated' colleague missing southport

    A councillor disciplined for using his official computer for porn-browsing has returned to public duties. Veteran Crosby ...

    A councillor disciplined for using his official computer for porn-browsing has returned to public duties. Veteran Crosby Conservative Councillor Peter Papworth was back on the Tory benches at this week's Council meeting at Southport Town Hall. But the Southport Conservative councillor now being...

    22/11/2014
  9. Rubbish Friends Under Pier Clean Up southport

    Rubbish Friends are out and about cleaning up tomorrow - this time we are tackling the area under the Pier. We would be ...

    Rubbish Friends are out and about cleaning up tomorrow - this time we are tackling the area under the Pier. We would be delighted if anybody with an hour or so free would come along and lend a hand. We are meeting at 10:30am by the Miniature Railway station on Ocean Plaza. Gloves and...

    21/11/2014
  10. Lancashire Day events and activities southport

    The following Lancashire Day events will be taking place during next week. Thursday 27th Nov,Botanic ...

    The following Lancashire Day events will be taking place during next week. Thursday 27th Nov,Botanic Gardens,Churchtown,Southport,1 0.45am-2pm ,Lancashire Day and First World War commemoration,local school children will sing a collection of songs about Lancashire and World War One.At 11am,local...

    21/11/2014
  11. Southport Man James Gelling Escapes From Court southport

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public to help trace a 27-year-old man who escaped from Court today Friday, 21 November. ...

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public to help trace a 27-year-old man who escaped from Court today Friday, 21 November. James Gelling James Gelling from Southport appeared before South Sefton Magistrates Court to face charges of assault and criminal damage. At approximately...

    21/11/2014
  12. Can Irene now 'breathe easy'? southport

    It really was the end of an era when the West Lancashire and Southport 'Breath Easy' group came of age on Monday. ...

    It really was the end of an era when the West Lancashire and Southport 'Breath Easy' group came of age on Monday.

    21/11/2014
  13. Fire Rufford Road Southport southport

    Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service were called to Rufford Road Southport at approximately 2.40 this afternoon after a fire was ...

    Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service were called to Rufford Road Southport at approximately 2.40 this afternoon after a fire was reported in the back garden shed of a property.It it believed a tumble drier had burst into flames.

    21/11/2014
  14. Witness appeal after bag stolen from Sandhills train - Merseyside southport

    British Transport Police (BTP) is appealing for witness after a bag was stolen from a train travelling between Sandhills and ...

    British Transport Police (BTP) is appealing for witness after a bag was stolen from a train travelling between Sandhills and Maghull. The incident happened at around 1.30pm on Saturday, 25 October. Investigating officer PC Rahim Ithnin said: ”A passenger had left his black holdall on at the...

    21/11/2014
  15. Make sure it is only wrapping paper that gets “ripped off” southport

    With Christmas fast approaching, Merseyside Police is warning drivers to be vigilant against thieves seeking to ruin the season by ...

    With Christmas fast approaching, Merseyside Police is warning drivers to be vigilant against thieves seeking to ruin the season by stealing items from their cars. Theft of items including presents from cars is a particularly prevalent during the winter months. During November and December...

    21/11/2014
  16. Huge Success for Unite Taekwondo at National Championships southport

    Unite Martial Arts Academy in Southport enjoyed a fantastic weekend at the Taekwondo National Championships on the 20-21st ...

    Unite Martial Arts Academy in Southport enjoyed a fantastic weekend at the Taekwondo National Championships on the 20-21st September , bringing back an impressive haul of medals including a gold and two silver. Competing against a field of over 700 other competitors over the course of the weekend,...

    21/11/2014
  17. Fiona’s named an inspiration at top awards southport

    The chief officer of Sefton’s two clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) has been named Inspirational Leader of the Year at the NHS ...

    The chief officer of Sefton’s two clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) has been named Inspirational Leader of the Year at the NHS North West Leadership Academy Awards. Fiona Clark won against some extremely strong competition from the three other finalists in the category to take the top title...

    21/11/2014
  18. Lord Street Closed For Christmas Event 22nd November. southport

    Lord Street in Southport will be closed between Eastbank Street and the Monument on Saturday 22 November 2014 for the Christmas ...

    Lord Street in Southport will be closed between Eastbank Street and the Monument on Saturday 22 November 2014 for the Christmas Lights switch on. The closure will last from 6.00am to Midnight. Local diversions will be in operation.

    21/11/2014
  19. A tour with Mike Dilger At Martin Mere southport

    Join Mike Dilger on Saturday 22 November for a 1 hour tour starting at 2pm. The tour will finish at 3pm at the Swan Link Hide when ...

    Join Mike Dilger on Saturday 22 November for a 1 hour tour starting at 2pm. The tour will finish at 3pm at the Swan Link Hide when Mike will undertake a swan feed. Numbers are limited on this tour. The tour costs £5 per person and to book please call 01704 895181.

    21/11/2014
  20. Twitter makes teenage girls happier than Facebook southport

    Twitter makes teenage girls happier than Facebook according to research conducted by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). ...

    Twitter makes teenage girls happier than Facebook according to research conducted by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). In an online survey conducted by UCLan’s Amy Binns and published by Taylor and Francis’ Journal of Media Practice, 343 British girls aged 13 to 16 from four...

    21/11/2014
  21. Appeal for missing Blackpool man southport

    POLICE are appealing for information about a 60 year old man who is missing from home in Blackpool. Nicholas Hudson was ...

    POLICE are appealing for information about a 60 year old man who is missing from home in Blackpool. Nicholas Hudson was last seen at his home address on Salmesbury Avenue at around 4pm on Wednesday 19 November. He is described as white, approximately 6ft, medium build with short black...

    21/11/2014
  22. Police officers and staff honoured at award ceremony southport

    Police officers and staff honoured at award ceremony OFFICERS and staff from across Lancashire were celebrated for their ...

    Police officers and staff honoured at award ceremony OFFICERS and staff from across Lancashire were celebrated for their bravery, commitment and professionalism at a recent awards ceremony held at Lancashire Constabulary headquarters. The awards were presented by the Chief Constable Steve...

    21/11/2014
  23. The Learning Rooms Christmas Carols & Crafts Evening southport

    Its Christmassssss!!!! We are having a Christmas Carols and crafts evening here at The Learning Rooms on Thursday 4th December ...

    Its Christmassssss!!!! We are having a Christmas Carols and crafts evening here at The Learning Rooms on Thursday 4th December from 7pm. Please come along and have a look at some of the lovely things we have been working on over the last year. There will performances from our music and...

    21/11/2014
  24. Council to make Road Sweepers Redundant ? southport

    Protect the road sweeps I am emailing you to inform the public that all the road sweeps in Southport will be loosing the jobs ...

    Protect the road sweeps I am emailing you to inform the public that all the road sweeps in Southport will be loosing the jobs due to redundancies. Are streets will be a disgrace all the hard work the road sweeps do keeping are streets clean from rubbish and leaf There is a road sweep...

    20/11/2014
  25. No Sainsbury's For Barking Frog Site.UPDATED southport

    Councillors have turned down plans for a Sainsbury's Local at the site of the former Barking Frog Restaurant on Manchester Road. ...

    Councillors have turned down plans for a Sainsbury's Local at the site of the former Barking Frog Restaurant on Manchester Road. Planning permission was refused because of concerns over traffic and and the adverse impact on the flats next door. Sainsbury Proposal for the Barking Frog ...

    20/11/2014
  26. RTC Water Lane southport

    The emergency services were called to Water Lane Crossens at approximately 5.30 this evening after a RTC. A driver lost control ...

    The emergency services were called to Water Lane Crossens at approximately 5.30 this evening after a RTC. A driver lost control of their car coming out of their driveway and went straight across Water Lane missing all the traffic and smashed into the garden wall of the house opposite. The...

    20/11/2014
  27. St Marks rise to the Great British Bake Off challenge in aid of Diabetes UK‏ southport

    Scarisbrick St Mark’s CE Primary school care deeply about all of their pupils, with every care taken to accommodate all of their ...

    Scarisbrick St Mark’s CE Primary school care deeply about all of their pupils, with every care taken to accommodate all of their individual needs and requirements. The school has a child who is diabetic who uses an insulin pump to deliver his medication. All of the relevant staff have been...

    20/11/2014
  28. 3 arrested, drugs and suspected counterfeit cigarettes seized southport

    Three people have been arrested and suspected drugs and counterfeit cigarettes seized during a police operation cracking down on ...

    Three people have been arrested and suspected drugs and counterfeit cigarettes seized during a police operation cracking down on acquisitive crime at Christmas. Officers from Liverpool, Sefton, Wirral, Knowsley and St Helens executed searched warrants at 12 properties at 7am today. A...

    20/11/2014
  29. The Power Of Qlocal! southport

    After highlighting the mistake in the parking suspension signs that have been placed along the Promenade in Southport yesterday ...

    After highlighting the mistake in the parking suspension signs that have been placed along the Promenade in Southport yesterday they have now been changed. Yesterday the signs said "Scarisbrick St".This has now been changed to "Scarisbrick Avenue" which is correct. Yesterdays signs.

    20/11/2014
  30. Councillors, Nigel Ashton, John Dodd and Jo Barton, react with anger southport

    Local Meols Ward Liberal Democrat Councillors, Nigel Ashton, John Dodd and Jo Barton, reacted with anger at the news that three ...

    Local Meols Ward Liberal Democrat Councillors, Nigel Ashton, John Dodd and Jo Barton, reacted with anger at the news that three staff at the Botanic Gardens are facing redundancy. Councillor Nigel Ashton said; "I am appalled that Southport's Jewel in the Crown is now at very serious risk. It is...

    20/11/2014
  31. Southport College student wins national photography competition southport

    Jess Middlebrook, a Southport College photography student, has been awarded first place in the Association of College’s ...

    Jess Middlebrook, a Southport College photography student, has been awarded first place in the Association of College’s photography competition. Jess’ entry beat over 600 other photographs to take the crown and was joined by fellow Photography HND graduate Alex Lewis’ entry which received a highly...

    20/11/2014
  32. Further Savings Options To Be Considered southport

    Sefton Council's Cabinet is set to discuss its first phase of options to help achieve a balanced budget plan for the next two ...

    Sefton Council's Cabinet is set to discuss its first phase of options to help achieve a balanced budget plan for the next two years. Once again the council is faced with further cuts in Government funding which means having to reduce spending by an extra £55 million over the next two years. ...

    20/11/2014
  33. Fletchers Solicitors Gives Hundreds Of Law Books To University southport

    Fletchers Solicitors, one of the UK’s leading clinical negligence and serious injury law firms, has donated the contents of its ...

    Fletchers Solicitors, one of the UK’s leading clinical negligence and serious injury law firms, has donated the contents of its library to Edge Hill University. The law firm, based in Southport, has handed over 600 books to the university, many of them textbooks that students can use to learn...

    20/11/2014
  34. Liz Savage delivers NHS petition to Southport MP's office southport

    A petition calling on Southport's MP to vote to reverse the devastating reorganisation of NHS services was delivered to his office ...

    A petition calling on Southport's MP to vote to reverse the devastating reorganisation of NHS services was delivered to his office yesterday. The petition urges Lib Dem John Pugh to back a bill that will be presented to parliament on 21st November. The bill aims to halt the spread of...

    20/11/2014
  35. Tales of Victorian Life & Christmas at The Atkinson southport

    Come along to The Atkinson on Sunday 30 November and enjoy tales of Victorian life told through an original Magic Lantern. ...

    Come along to The Atkinson on Sunday 30 November and enjoy tales of Victorian life told through an original Magic Lantern. Andrew Gill uses an original showman’s magic lantern and remarkable hand painted and photographic lantern slides, some of which are 170 years old, to illustrate...

    20/11/2014
  36. Police carry out early morning raids on Christmas thieves southport

    Merseyside Police has launched a Christmas campaign today (Thursday, 20 November) on robbers, burglars and thieves as the shopping ...

    Merseyside Police has launched a Christmas campaign today (Thursday, 20 November) on robbers, burglars and thieves as the shopping season starts to get into full swing. Police officers launched dawn raids at target addresses across Merseyside where they suspected some of the region’s most...

    20/11/2014

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