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  1. Birkdale Village St Georges Day Celebratons southport

    The traders in Birkdale Village held their annual St Georges Day celebrations today.Unfortunately the weather put a damper on ...

    The traders in Birkdale Village held their annual St Georges Day celebrations today.Unfortunately the weather put a damper on proceedings. The prospective parliamentary candidate for the Conservative Party in Southport Damien Moore was a visitor showing his support for Queenscourt Hospice. ...

    25/04/2015
  2. Driving licence changes southport

    Updates and advice to motorists on abolition of the counterpart to the photocard driving licence. ...

    Updates and advice to motorists on abolition of the counterpart to the photocard driving licence. From 8 June 2015, the paper counterpart...

    25/04/2015
  3. Southport Party Election Leaflet southport

    The Southport Party have produced an election leaflet to promote their campaign. They only have a candidate standing in the ...

    The Southport Party have produced an election leaflet to promote their campaign. They only have a candidate standing in the parliamentary election preferring to concentrate their efforts on that. Jacqueline Barlow.

    25/04/2015
  4. Giant Wheel Is Taking Shape-Video southport

    The newest ride at Southport Pleasureland the "Giant Wheel" is taking shape.Situated right by the Marine Drive the Wheel ...

    The newest ride at Southport Pleasureland the "Giant Wheel" is taking shape.Situated right by the Marine Drive the Wheel will offer spectacular views over the beach and Pier.Work is expected to be completed in a couple of days.

    25/04/2015
  5. UK confirms military contribution to the Mediterranean southport

    HMS Bulwark, three Merlin MK2 helicopters and two civilian border patrol boats will deploy in light of recent tragedies. ...

    HMS Bulwark, three Merlin MK2 helicopters and two civilian border patrol boats will deploy in light of recent tragedies. The Prime Minister announced at a meeting of EU leaders in Brussels that Britain is prepared to send HMS Bulwark, three Merlin MK 2 Helicopters and two civilian border...

    25/04/2015
  6. Eyes Down At Sutton Grange Banks southport

    Eyes down at Sutton Grange, should be fun!!! Sutton Grange Greaves Hall Avenue Banks ...

    Eyes down at Sutton Grange, should be fun!!! Sutton Grange Greaves Hall Avenue Banks

    25/04/2015
  7. Departing Labour Leader Comes Under Attack southport

    Departing Labour leader of Sefton Council comes under attack over deal with Liverpool’s Mayor Joe Anderson. Peter Dowd ...

    Departing Labour leader of Sefton Council comes under attack over deal with Liverpool’s Mayor Joe Anderson. Peter Dowd Thursday’s meeting of Sefton Council at Southport Town Hall saw Lib Dem councillors criticise the widely reported deal in which Liverpool Labour boss Joe Anderson was...

    25/04/2015
  8. Surrogate Fathers Book Signing By Sean Connelly southport

    Book launch at Byng House, Royal British Legion, Southport 1pm Saturday 9th May 2015. Please come and join Sean Connelly. The ...

    Book launch at Byng House, Royal British Legion, Southport 1pm Saturday 9th May 2015. Please come and join Sean Connelly. The Royal British Legion are holding their V.E Day celebrations during the same day.

    24/04/2015
  9. Tory Election Flyer Flop southport

    SOUTHPORT TORIES INSULT PARTY FAITHFUL WITH ELECTION FLYER FLOP A Southport Tory election brochure being delivered by ...

    SOUTHPORT TORIES INSULT PARTY FAITHFUL WITH ELECTION FLYER FLOP A Southport Tory election brochure being delivered by councillors, Ted Hartill, Damien Moore and Terry (group leader) Jones has infuriated the town’s Conservative supporters. The Conservative sheet was riddled with...

    24/04/2015
  10. Labour Party directs its helpers to leave Southport southport

    The Labour Party centrally is asking Southport Labour activists to go and help their candidate in South Ribble constituency rather ...

    The Labour Party centrally is asking Southport Labour activists to go and help their candidate in South Ribble constituency rather than work in Southport. WIth the bookies writing off Labour's chances in Southport as being 100-to-1, it seems more sense for Labour members to work in South Ribble,...

    24/04/2015
  11. Planned roadworks in the North West southport

    Planned roadworks in the North West – summary for Monday 27 April to Sunday 3 May The following summary of planned new and ...

    Planned roadworks in the North West – summary for Monday 27 April to Sunday 3 May The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 24 April and could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances....

    24/04/2015
  12. Three Queens visitors encouraged to start planning their journey southport

    People set to experience history in the making when Cunard’s Three Queens visit Liverpool (24th-26th May) are encouraged to start ...

    People set to experience history in the making when Cunard’s Three Queens visit Liverpool (24th-26th May) are encouraged to start planning their journeys now. Thousands of people are expected to flock to both sides of the Mersey as part of Cunard’s 175th anniversary celebrations, putting...

    24/04/2015
  13. Drugs Warrant Arrest Ainsdale Southport southport

    Merseyside Police has arrested a man after a Misuse of Drugs Act Warrant was executed yesterday at a property in Ainsdale. ...

    Merseyside Police has arrested a man after a Misuse of Drugs Act Warrant was executed yesterday at a property in Ainsdale. Neighbourhood officers executed the warrant on Heather Close at about 7.55pm after information was received from the community. Once inside the property officers...

    24/04/2015
  14. Despite Pressure, Pugh Sticks to his Word southport

    At the last election, John Pugh pledged to the people of Southport that he would vote against student fees. Despite pressure he ...

    At the last election, John Pugh pledged to the people of Southport that he would vote against student fees. Despite pressure he stuck to his word. In John Pugh, Southport has an independent minded person as their MP who sticks up for what he believes. Student fees are a difficult...

    24/04/2015
  15. Warning After Cat Shot In Churchtown southport

    A resident of Churchtown in Southport recently took their cat to the vets after discovering a lump.At first they thought it might ...

    A resident of Churchtown in Southport recently took their cat to the vets after discovering a lump.At first they thought it might be a tumor. The vet did some exploratory surgery and removed an air gun pellet from the cat. The pellet was lodged close to his heart and lungs and could have...

    24/04/2015
  16. The Atkinson Opening Hours To Change southport

    New General Opening Times (From 5 May) Monday to Friday: 10am – 5pm Saturday: 10am – 4pm Sunday: 11am – 4pm Please note: ...

    New General Opening Times (From 5 May) Monday to Friday: 10am – 5pm Saturday: 10am – 4pm Sunday: 11am – 4pm Please note: The Library is open but not staffed after 2pm on Saturdays or at any time on Sundays. There is no access to the public network computers. Lending items can be borrowed via...

    24/04/2015
  17. KGV college hosts fourth EPQ exhibition southport

    This year, 25 students participated in the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) exhibition at King George V College. The ...

    This year, 25 students participated in the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) exhibition at King George V College. The exhibition is a showcase of students hard work throughout the AQA Baccalaureate, an enrichment opportunity available to students who study at the College. The AQA...

    24/04/2015
  18. Missing From Home Callum Ashes southport

    Merseyside Police is becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of 17-year-old Callum Ashes. Callum was last seen ...

    Merseyside Police is becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of 17-year-old Callum Ashes. Callum was last seen at his home on Byron Close, Huyton on the morning of Saturday, 11 April. He is described as white, around 5ft 9in-6ft 1in tall, of slim build with brown curly hair....

    24/04/2015
  19. The Lion King at King's Gardens southport

    Film fans are invited to a special outdoor screening of “The Lion King” at Southport’s King’s Gardens on Friday 1 May. The ...

    Film fans are invited to a special outdoor screening of “The Lion King” at Southport’s King’s Gardens on Friday 1 May. The film will start at sunset (around 9.10 pm) and admission is free; however a donation of £2 per person to the Friends of King’s Gardens will help to support future...

    23/04/2015
  20. Seven Arrested Following Early Morning Raids In Merseyside-Video southport

    Merseyside Police can confirm that seven men have been arrested after warrants were executed at 14 addresses on Merseyside this ...

    Merseyside Police can confirm that seven men have been arrested after warrants were executed at 14 addresses on Merseyside this morning, Thursday, 23 April. All those arrested are being taken to police stations on Merseyside where they will be questioned on suspicion of conspiracy to supply...

    23/04/2015
  21. Planners agree more time for shale gas decisions southport

    Planners agree more time for shale gas decisions Lancashire County Council has agreed with Cuadrilla to extend the time period ...

    Planners agree more time for shale gas decisions Lancashire County Council has agreed with Cuadrilla to extend the time period to make decisions on planning applications for shale gas development at two new sites to 30 June 2015. The council has received applications from Cuadrilla to...

    23/04/2015
  22. Three Queens Visit To Merseyside southport

    There are just over four weeks to go until maritime history is made on the River Mersey. For the first time, the Three ...

    There are just over four weeks to go until maritime history is made on the River Mersey. For the first time, the Three Cunard Queens – Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary 2 – will sail into Liverpool together as part of the One Magnificent City celebrations, marking the 175th...

    23/04/2015
  23. Peter McDonald was found safe and well in Southport southport

    Update - Merseyside Police can confirm that Peter McDonald was found last night (Wednesday, 22 April) in the Southport area. ...

    Update - Merseyside Police can confirm that Peter McDonald was found last night (Wednesday, 22 April) in the Southport area. Original - Merseyside Police is appealing for information on the whereabouts of 15-year-old Peter McDonald. Peter is missing from his home in Ridgeway Drive,...

    23/04/2015
  24. Southport Candidates Live On Radio Merseyside. southport

    The six prospective parliamentary candidates for Southport appeared on the Roger Phillips show broadcast live on BBC Radio ...

    The six prospective parliamentary candidates for Southport appeared on the Roger Phillips show broadcast live on BBC Radio Merseyside this lunchtime. The question and answer session was broadcast from the Royal Clifton Hotel on Southport's Promenade. The invited audience asked topical...

    23/04/2015
  25. Lancashire police committed to tackling modern slavery southport

    LANCASHIRE Constabulary is continuing to show its commitment to tackling modern slavery during a week of activity aimed at raising ...

    LANCASHIRE Constabulary is continuing to show its commitment to tackling modern slavery during a week of activity aimed at raising awareness. Yesterday (Wednesday 22 April 2015) officers in Preston, in partnership with HM Revenue and Customs, Home Office Immigration Enforcement and...

    23/04/2015
  26. Teddy Bears’ Outing 2015 southport

    Teddy Bears’ Outing 2015 The West Lancashire Light Railway will be holding its annual Teddy Bears’ Outing on Sunday May 3rd ...

    Teddy Bears’ Outing 2015 The West Lancashire Light Railway will be holding its annual Teddy Bears’ Outing on Sunday May 3rd from 11.30 am to 4.30 pm. If you ride on our train to the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise...........

    23/04/2015
  27. Voter registration deadline passes southport

    The deadline for applying to be registered to vote for the general election and other polls on May 7 passed at midnight on 20 ...

    The deadline for applying to be registered to vote for the general election and other polls on May 7 passed at midnight on 20 April 2015. Here are some of the key facts for voter registration on 20 April 2015: there were 485,012 applications this included 469,000 digital applications...

    23/04/2015
  28. Happy St George's Day southport

    At least one person was celebrating St George's Day in Southport. Terry Southwood who delivers milk for Bates Dairy in Southport ...

    At least one person was celebrating St George's Day in Southport. Terry Southwood who delivers milk for Bates Dairy in Southport town centre has decorated his float with the flag of St George to mark the occasion. Many people including UKIP leader Nigel Farage are calling for St...

    23/04/2015
  29. 10 years on - 2004/05 championship win southport

    It is 10 years since Southport claimed their first Conference North title. In a thrilling championship race, the Sandgrounders ...

    It is 10 years since Southport claimed their first Conference North title. In a thrilling championship race, the Sandgrounders triumphed on the last day of the season to win the league at Harrogate Town. To find out how Trust in Yellow will be celebrating it and, importantly, how you can play...

    23/04/2015
  30. Appeal To Find Thomas Eaton Who Has Absconded From Prison southport

    POLICE in Lancashire are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a man who has absconded from prison. Thomas Eaton, 37, ...

    POLICE in Lancashire are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a man who has absconded from prison. Thomas Eaton, 37, from Liverpool, went missing from HMP Kirkham on Tuesday 31 March after failing to return from a period of temporary licence. He was sentenced to five years...

    23/04/2015
  31. Appeal for witnesses following firearms discharge southport

    APPEAL FOR WITNESSES FOLLOWING FIREARMS DISCHARGE - SOUTHPORT ROAD, BOOTLE Merseyside Police is appealing for witnesses ...

    APPEAL FOR WITNESSES FOLLOWING FIREARMS DISCHARGE - SOUTHPORT ROAD, BOOTLE Merseyside Police is appealing for witnesses after shots were fired at a house in Bootle this evening (Wednesday, 22 April 2015). Officers were called to Southport Road, Bootle, at around 10.25pm, by a member of...

    23/04/2015
  32. Skem man wanted after serious assault southport

    DETECTIVES are trying to trace a man in connection with a wounding offence. Jamie Bamber, also known as Jamie Hitchcock, 24, ...

    DETECTIVES are trying to trace a man in connection with a wounding offence. Jamie Bamber, also known as Jamie Hitchcock, 24, from Skelmersdale is wanted in relation to an assault where a man was seriously injured at his home address on 15 March, also in Skelmersdale. He is described as...

    22/04/2015
  33. Seafront Skyline To Be Transformed southport

    The seafront in Southport is set to be transformed as Pleasureland are about to install a giant Ferris Wheel.The components for ...

    The seafront in Southport is set to be transformed as Pleasureland are about to install a giant Ferris Wheel.The components for the have arrived in the car park ready for construction to begin.The ride belongs to M & D Giant Wheel from Scotland.

    22/04/2015
  34. Shared parental leave comes into force southport

    Shared parental leave has come into force this month, giving parents more flexibility over childcare. Shared parental ...

    Shared parental leave has come into force this month, giving parents more flexibility over childcare. Shared parental leave allows couples to share maternity or adoption leave and pay. Heather Grant, employment lawyer at local firm Maxwell Hodge said: "Shared parental leave is now law...

    22/04/2015
  35. Port Prepare For Trip To Welling With Winning The Aim southport

    Paul Carden took training at the Merseyrail Community Stadium on Tuesday morning. With the squad still depleted due to injuries ...

    Paul Carden took training at the Merseyrail Community Stadium on Tuesday morning. With the squad still depleted due to injuries the session was designed as a light couple of hours. Paul Carden is determined to get over the fifty points mark for the season with a win at Welling on the final...

    22/04/2015
  36. Fire Booth Street Southport-Video southport

    Merseyside Fire And Rescue Service were called to Booth Street Southport at approximately 4.45 this morning following reports of a ...

    Merseyside Fire And Rescue Service were called to Booth Street Southport at approximately 4.45 this morning following reports of a fire.They arrived to find a flat on fire.The blaze was soon extinguished and all the occupants were safe.An investigation into the fire is ongoing. ...

    22/04/2015

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