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  1. Kids who spend time online pester parents for junk food according to research southport

    YOUNG children who spent more than half an hour a day online were almost twice as likely to pester their parents for junk food, ...

    YOUNG children who spent more than half an hour a day online were almost twice as likely to pester their parents for junk food, according to a Cancer Research UK report published today (Wednesday).* The study, which examines the associations between diet and advertising of junk** food on TV...

    17/10/2018
  2. Match-day Corporate Hospitality Southport Football Club. southport

    Southport Football Club are pleased to offer the following package for the Emirates FA Cup fixture at the weekend. This could be ...

    Southport Football Club are pleased to offer the following package for the Emirates FA Cup fixture at the weekend. This could be an ideal gift for a loved one, or a perfect opportunity for yourself to experience first-hand the much improved corporate offer in the refurbished main stand. At a...

    17/10/2018
  3. Drummersdale Mission 'says it with flowers' for Southport care home southport

    A small mission church with a big heart 'said it with flowers' on Sunday at its annual harvest service. Drummersdale Mission on ...

    A small mission church with a big heart 'said it with flowers' on Sunday at its annual harvest service. Drummersdale Mission on Merscar Lane, Scarisbrick donated fruit, vegetables and flowers to the Eventide care home in Southport with manager Esther Barr collecting them; all the tinned goods...

    17/10/2018
  4. Regulator seizes almost 10,000 unsafe STI and HIV test kits southport

    The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is warning people who buy STI test kits and HIV test kits online to ...

    The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is warning people who buy STI test kits and HIV test kits online to make sure that they are purchasing from safe and legitimate sources. Almost 10,000 sexually transmitted infection (STI) and HIV test kits which could give...

    17/10/2018
  5. Glitter Boys shine at Rainbow House Glitter Ball southport

    Last month's Rainbow House Glitter Ball held in the Ambassador Suite at Formby Hall Golf Resort and Spa raised over £24,600 ...

    Last month's Rainbow House Glitter Ball held in the Ambassador Suite at Formby Hall Golf Resort and Spa raised over £24,600 for the charity. The annual event was organised by Lisa and Paul Maddison, whose daughter Katie has attended conductive education at Rainbow House since she was 18months...

    17/10/2018
  6. Thirteen year old girl missing from Southport southport

    Police are appealing for information to find a teenage girl from Southport who was last seen yesterday, Monday 15 October. ...

    Police are appealing for information to find a teenage girl from Southport who was last seen yesterday, Monday 15 October. 13-year-old Kaycey Smith was last seen at around 6pm in the Hart Street area. Kaycey is described as black, 5ft 4in tall, of medium build and with long black hair. She...

    17/10/2018
  7. Concern for missing woman southport

    Police are appealing for information to help find a Birkenhead woman who was last seen 10 days ago. 28-year-old Michaela ...

    Police are appealing for information to help find a Birkenhead woman who was last seen 10 days ago. 28-year-old Michaela Parsons was seen at the junction of Grange Road West and Osbourne Road at 11.20am on Saturday, 6 October and we are increasingly concerned for her welfare. Michaela...

    16/10/2018
  8. Sefton launches Mondern Slavery page to raise awareness of human trafficking southport

    Sefton Council are joining local authorities around the country in marking Anti-Slavery Day on October 18. Anti-Slavery Day ...

    Sefton Council are joining local authorities around the country in marking Anti-Slavery Day on October 18. Anti-Slavery Day provides an opportunity to raise awareness of human trafficking and modern slavery, in a bid to encourage everyone to do what they can to address the problem. To...

    16/10/2018
  9. New partnership between Southport FC and Arriva kicks off in style southport

    Arriva staff enjoy a fun day out at football match to celebrate the launch of an exciting new partnership with Southport FC. ...

    Arriva staff enjoy a fun day out at football match to celebrate the launch of an exciting new partnership with Southport FC. Thirty-six bus drivers and other members of staff from Arriva’s Southport depot travelled to Haig Avenue with their family and friends for Southport FC’s clash with...

    16/10/2018
  10. Lost cat in the St Johns Road area of Birkdale southport

    A cat called 'Tuppence' has been missing since the 9th October in the St Johns Road area of Birkdale. Tuppence is chipped and the ...

    A cat called 'Tuppence' has been missing since the 9th October in the St Johns Road area of Birkdale. Tuppence is chipped and the owners are desperately missing her. See poster below for details.

    16/10/2018
  11. Adopters needed across Merseyside southport

    The regional adoption agency for Merseyside is highlighting the need for more people to provide homes for children. As ...

    The regional adoption agency for Merseyside is highlighting the need for more people to provide homes for children. As National Adoption Week gets underway on Monday 15 October, Adoption in Merseyside (AiM) – which recruits for local authorities in Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton and Wirral –...

    16/10/2018
  12. Pete Firman brings magic touch to the Atkinson southport

    Pete Firman, one of the UKs most celebrated magicians and comedians, has added 15 additional dates to his UK tour of brand new ...

    Pete Firman, one of the UK’s most celebrated magicians and comedians, has added 15 additional dates to his UK tour of brand new show, Marvels, due to phenomenal demand. Expect to be mesmerised by Pete’s acclaimed blend of laugh-out-loud comedy and jaw-dropping magic, as he presents a truly...

    16/10/2018
  13. Concern for missing man southport

    Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of Brandon McCallister. Mr McCallister, 22-years-old, from ...

    Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of Brandon McCallister. Mr McCallister, 22-years-old, from Litherland, was last seen at Waterloo Train Station, South Road, on the afternoon of Sunday, 14 October. He hasn’t been seen or been in contact since. He is...

    16/10/2018
  14. Damien Moore my week in Parliament southport

    My weekly article on my activity in Parliament. Conference recess is over, and the House is once again sitting. This week ...

    My weekly article on my activity in Parliament. Conference recess is over, and the House is once again sitting. This week the Agriculture Bill had its Second Reading. The Agriculture Bill rights several wrongs of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) that had set priorities for our national...

    16/10/2018
  15. Queenscourt Hospice Santa Sprint 2018 southport

    Join in the festivities with hundreds of Santas and help raise funds for Queenscourt Hospice. This is our 9th year and to ...

    Join in the festivities with hundreds of Santas and help raise funds for Queenscourt Hospice. This is our 9th year and to celebrate there will be a 5K and 3K course. We would love you to get in the Christmas spirit and join in this fun event for all the family, even the dog can participate! ...

    16/10/2018
  16. Southport cancer survivor Holly stands up to cancer southport

    A COURAGEOUS Southport student, who was treated for cancer as when she was 15, is the star of an inspiring short film encouraging ...

    A COURAGEOUS Southport student, who was treated for cancer as when she was 15, is the star of an inspiring short film encouraging people to Stand Up To Cancer. Holly Allen, 21, has joined forces with Cancer Research UK and Channel 4 to highlight the joint fundraising campaign, which...

    16/10/2018
  17. Bike thieves operating in Southport town centre southport

    Bike thieves are still operating in Southport town centre as another bike that was locked up has been stolen. A local parent ...

    Bike thieves are still operating in Southport town centre as another bike that was locked up has been stolen. A local parent commented... "Just thought I would warn others that bike thieves are still active in Southport town centre. My son’s Cube mountain bike was stolen from the bike...

    16/10/2018
  18. Tory MPs staunch support for Universal Credit could lose him Southport claim southport

    Southport MP Damien Moore is one of 84 Tory politicians whose majority in their constituency is significantly smaller than the ...

    Southport MP Damien Moore is one of 84 Tory politicians whose majority in their constituency is significantly smaller than the number of people being moved over to the failing Universal Credit system it's been revealed. Well over 2,000 households in the town have already been transferred to...

    16/10/2018
  19. Eastbank Street closed as resurfacing work begins southport

    Work has begun to resurface Eastbank Street this evening. The street will be closed to traffic until 1.00 am each evening for the ...

    Work has begun to resurface Eastbank Street this evening. The street will be closed to traffic until 1.00 am each evening for the next 2 weeks.local diversions are in operation.

    15/10/2018
  20. Volunteers required to help Southport foodbank Christmas collection southport

    A Southport foodbank is appealing for help with its annual supermarket Christmas collection next month. Volunteers are ...

    A Southport foodbank is appealing for help with its annual supermarket Christmas collection next month. Volunteers are needed to help Shoreline Church collect donations of food and money at Morrisons at Winter Gardens in the town on Thursday 15th November. These donations provide a...

    15/10/2018
  21. St Teresas champions Mental Health and Well-being for Infants southport

    St Teresas school in Birkdale Southport are prioritising the mental health and wellbeing of their children with a series of ...

    St Teresa’s school in Birkdale Southport are prioritising the mental health and wellbeing of their children with a series of innovative and exciting new programmes, the majority of which are completely free and available to all age groups. This term teachers and children have been trained in...

    15/10/2018
  22. Lord Street organ player-Video southport

    Qlocal has been contacted by several people and businesses on Lord Street about the organ player who has recently arrived. The ...

    Qlocal has been contacted by several people and businesses on Lord Street about the organ player who has recently arrived. The man and wife team set up outside empty shops and then play for hours on end. All the music he plays is christian hymns.

    15/10/2018
  23. Hydraulic fracturing to go ahead at shale gas exploration site in Lancashire southport

    Cuadrilla confirms that it plans to go ahead with the start of hydraulic fracturing operations at its Preston New Road shale gas ...

    Cuadrilla confirms that it plans to go ahead with the start of hydraulic fracturing operations at its Preston New Road shale gas exploration site in Lancashire. At the High Court in London Mr Justice Supperstone dismissed a last minute request for an interim injunction to prevent this from...

    15/10/2018
  24. Lancashire Day Celebrations southport

    Tarleton Bowling Club will be hosting an afternoon event on 24th November to celebrate Lancashire Day. Featuring a ...

    Tarleton Bowling Club will be hosting an afternoon event on 24th November to celebrate Lancashire Day. Featuring a traditional Lancashire lunch, entertainment provided by Sid Calderbank and Mark Dowding, well known for their Lancashire music and comedy, and Ruth Bibby who is Lancashire and...

    15/10/2018
  25. Macmillan event to focus on wellbeing southport

    People affected by cancer are invited to find out more about the range of support available to them on Thursday 1 November. The ...

    People affected by cancer are invited to find out more about the range of support available to them on Thursday 1 November. The regular event in Southport takes a slightly different focus this time with the emphasis being on wellbeing and feeling better about yourself despite everything that you...

    15/10/2018
  26. Merseyside Police carries out action as part of national focus tackling County Lines southport

    Officers across Merseyside have been carrying out a range of activities as part of a national focus to tackle County Lines. ...

    Officers across Merseyside have been carrying out a range of activities as part of a national focus to tackle County Lines. Co-ordinated by the National County Lines Coordination Centre (NCLCC), the week of action focussed on disrupting the criminal activities and arresting those who seek to...

    15/10/2018
  27. Royal baby expected in the spring southport

    The Duchess of Sussex is pregnant and is due to give birth next spring, Kensington Palace has announced. The news has been ...

    The Duchess of Sussex is pregnant and is due to give birth next spring, Kensington Palace has announced. The news has been announced as she and Prince Harry begin a tour of Australia. Kensington Palace said the couple "appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the...

    15/10/2018
  28. Ram raid at Walton Hospital southport

    Detectives are appealing for information following a suspected attempted ATM theft at a hospital in the early hours of this ...

    Detectives are appealing for information following a suspected attempted ATM theft at a hospital in the early hours of this morning, Sunday 14 October. At around 1.45am, security at the Walton Centre on Lower Lane reported that a red Land Rover had collided with a door at the location,...

    15/10/2018
  29. Have your say on West Lancashire Borough Council's Local Plan Review southport

    Have your say on West Lancashire Borough Council's Local Plan Review The public consultation has now opened for you to ...

    Have your say on West Lancashire Borough Council's Local Plan Review The public consultation has now opened for you to have your say on the West Lancashire Borough Council's blueprint for the future of the area. The Local Plan Preferred Options document approved by the Council's...

    15/10/2018
  30. Southport access for everyone meeting southport

    The next meeting of Southport Access for Everyone will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG ...

    The next meeting of Southport Access for Everyone will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG on Monday 22nd October at 7pm. The premises are fully accessible with a wheelchair accessible toilet and adequate car parking facilities. Light refreshments...

    15/10/2018
  31. New 50 note will ensure cash is fit for the future southport

    The Treasury has confirmed that the £50 note will remain a part of UK currency. Bank of England announces it will make a ...

    The Treasury has confirmed that the £50 note will remain a part of UK currency. Bank of England announces it will make a new modern polymer note more secure note will help clamp down on crime Modern money will help prevent crime, the Exchequer Secretary declared as plans were unveiled for a...

    14/10/2018
  32. Tech companies support code to strengthen security of internet-connected devices southport

    Government launches new voluntary Code of Practice to help manufacturers boost the security of internet-connected devices such as ...

    Government launches new voluntary Code of Practice to help manufacturers boost the security of internet-connected devices such as smartwatches, virtual assistants and toys. Tech companies HP Inc. and Centrica Hive Ltd are the first companies to sign up to commit to the code. The code will...

    14/10/2018
  33. Heavy rain brings flooding to Lifeboat House southport

    Recent heavy rain has brought flooding to the Southport Lifeboat house on the Esplanade. A spokesperson for the Lifeboat ...

    Recent heavy rain has brought flooding to the Southport Lifeboat house on the Esplanade. A spokesperson for the Lifeboat commented... "Another reason we need a new lifeboat station... every time there is heavy rain we get flooded as our current boathouse is well below the level of the...

    14/10/2018
  34. Jordan Gelling arrested southport

    Jordan Gelling aged 27 of Salisbury Street, Southport has been arrested and charged with driving whilst disqualified. He will ...

    Jordan Gelling aged 27 of Salisbury Street, Southport has been arrested and charged with driving whilst disqualified. He will appear in court at a later date.

    14/10/2018
  35. Southport 1 York City 2 southport

    An an afternoon that started so well finished with a deep sense of frustration for Southport as they missed a series of chances ...

    An an afternoon that started so well finished with a deep sense of frustration for Southport as they missed a series of chances and conceded a late goal to lose against York City. Simon Heslop’s fine winning goal saw the visitors come from behind to take maximum points at the Merseyrail...

    13/10/2018
  36. Contract awarded to create reliable North West road network southport

    The Maintenance and Response contract for motorways and major A roads in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and South ...

    The Maintenance and Response contract for motorways and major A roads in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire is worth £325 million, will run for up to 15 years and has been awarded to Amey as part of our Asset Delivery operating model. The contract, which starts in...

    13/10/2018

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