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  1. 13 year old drug dealer detained southport

    A 13 year old boy was arrested on Thursday 16th August on suspicion of supply of a controlled drug. He was taken to custody at ...

    A 13 year old boy was arrested on Thursday 16th August on suspicion of supply of a controlled drug. He was taken to custody at Copy lane Police Station were he was detained.

    17/08/2018
  2. Two teenagers arrested over burglary southport

    Two Southport boys aged 13 and 15 were arrested on Thursday 16th August on suspicion of a burglary in Ainsdale. They have both ...

    Two Southport boys aged 13 and 15 were arrested on Thursday 16th August on suspicion of a burglary in Ainsdale. They have both been released under investigation until a later date.

    17/08/2018
  3. Sefton’s Community Learning Service celebrate learners and staff southport

    Sefton’s Community Learning Service held its annual awards ceremony on Tuesday (August 7) to celebrate the hard work and ...

    SeftonÂ’s Community Learning Service held its annual awards ceremony on Tuesday (August 7) to celebrate the hard work and dedication of both its learners and staff. Now in its 15th year, the awards are seeing an increase in the number of participants achieving qualifications. This year 40...

    17/08/2018
  4. James Bond has driven many Aston Martins southport

    James Bond has driven many Aston Martins so come and see one of the latest models at Ormskirk MotorFest Legendary spy ...

    James Bond has driven many Aston Martins so come and see one of the latest models at Ormskirk MotorFest Legendary spy James Bond has driven Aston Martins on screen for more than 50 years. One of the latest models, adorned in Red Bull Racing livery celebrating the company's sponsorship of...

    17/08/2018
  5. Don't miss the fantastic Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 26 August southport

    The whole family can get in pole position to enjoy a great day out at one of the biggest free events in the North West as the ...

    The whole family can get in pole position to enjoy a great day out at one of the biggest free events in the North West as the Ormskirk MotorFest comes to town on Sunday 26 August. Up to 300 fabulous cars and motorcycles representing all types and eras of motoring will line up on the town centre...

    17/08/2018
  6. Thieves rob plants from Tarleton Nursery southport

    Last night (16/08/18), Thieves broke into the Tarleton based wholesale plant nursery of Florna Plants Ltd. A 3.5acre ‘state of ...

    Last night (16/08/18), Thieves broke into the Tarleton based wholesale plant nursery of Florna Plants Ltd. A 3.5acre ‘state of the art’ twin skinned multispan polytunnel was cut open and a significant amount of newly transplanted packs of Primroses were stolen. In a separate block, glass was...

    17/08/2018
  7. Everton Are Back at the Merseyrail Community Stadium southport

    Southport Football Club are extremely delighted to announce that Everton will continue to use the Merseyrail Community Stadium for ...

    Southport Football Club are extremely delighted to announce that Everton will continue to use the Merseyrail Community Stadium for the 2018/19 season. Playing the majority of their Premier League 2 home fixtures in Southport the Young Blues will have their first game in front of the local...

    17/08/2018
  8. Merchant Taylors’ Schools set the bar with top A-Level Results southport

    Report: Laura Cahill It has been another great year for Merchant Taylors’ Schools. Two thirds of its students achieved A*-B ...

    Report: Laura Cahill It has been another great year for Merchant TaylorsÂ’ Schools. Two thirds of its students achieved A*-B grades in their A-Levels with 8 heading to Oxford and Cambridge, the worldÂ’s most prestigious universities. Not only this, students are going to wide variety of...

    17/08/2018
  9. Patients and families praise ‘invaluable’ Southport cancer event southport

    Over 100 people whose lives have been affected by cancer have been learning about the local support available to them at an ...

    Over 100 people whose lives have been affected by cancer have been learning about the local support available to them at an ‘invaluable’ event in Southport. The health and wellbeing event was organised by the Southport Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre in conjunction with NHS...

    17/08/2018
  10. KGV College celebrates A-level success southport

    Staff and students at King George V College are celebrating another year of excellent A level results. 9% of students ...

    Staff and students at King George V College are celebrating another year of excellent A level results. 9% of students achieved A* and A grades in one or more subject and 70% achieved high grades all 3 subjects! An impressive number of subjects secured 100% pass rates including Physics,...

    17/08/2018
  11. Assault at Liverpool Central Station southport

    Do you know who this man might be? Officers investigating an assault at Liverpool Central station are looking to speak with him ...

    Do you know who this man might be? Officers investigating an assault at Liverpool Central station are looking to speak with him in connection. At approximately 11.30pm on 3 August, two men were on platform waiting for a train heading towards Wirral. They were then assaulted by another man,...

    17/08/2018
  12. Southport traffic grinds to a halt after another Fiveways crash southport

    There have been calls for a radical solution to the continuing problems caused by accidents at the busy Fiveways junction in ...

    There have been calls for a radical solution to the continuing problems caused by accidents at the busy Fiveways junction in Ormskirk. Last night, a minor RTA at tea time between an Astra van and Peugeot 108 saw parts of the town all but grind to a halt with Southport bound traffic worse...

    17/08/2018
  13. Spud thieves caught on Camera southport

    Lancashire Constabulary have released a picture of a man and a woman stealing potatoes from a field in Bickerstaffe. Do you ...

    Lancashire Constabulary have released a picture of a man and a woman stealing potatoes from a field in Bickerstaffe. Do you know the persons in the footage, responsible for theft of potatoes in Bickerstaffe? Any information to PC 1081 Austin, email 1081@lancashire.pnn.police.uk

    17/08/2018
  14. Highways England statement in response to Genoa bridge collapse southport

    A statement from Highways England in response to the Genoa bridge collapse in Italy. Highways England Chief Highways ...

    A statement from Highways England in response to the Genoa bridge collapse in Italy. Highways England Chief Highways Engineer Mike Wilson said: Our deepest sympathies are with everyone involved in the tragic bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy. We can reassure drivers that safety is and...

    17/08/2018
  15. Callous thieves steal stock from Lifeboat rest tent at Flower Show southport

    Sometime during the night callous thieves entered the Southport Lifeboat rest tent at the Flower Show and helped themselves to ...

    Sometime during the night callous thieves entered the Southport Lifeboat rest tent at the Flower Show and helped themselves to cuddly toys and other hand knitted items that were to be sold to raise money. The rest tent selling tea,coffee and soft drinks is the Lifeboats biggest fundraising event...

    16/08/2018
  16. Monty Don opens Southport Flower Show southport

    Monty Don and Anita Rani opened Southport Flower Show today TV gardener Monty Don and Countryfile presenter Anita Rani opened ...

    Monty Don and Anita Rani opened Southport Flower Show today TV gardener Monty Don and Countryfile presenter Anita Rani opened Southport Flower Show today to a packed audience. Monty, who has been the face of BBC GardenersÂ’ World since 1993 and was recently honoured with an OBE after...

    16/08/2018
  17. Work finally complete on Pinfold Bridge, Scarisbrick southport

    With bridge maintenance hitting the headlines after the Italian disaster in Genoa, it's good to know that the county's bridges are ...

    With bridge maintenance hitting the headlines after the Italian disaster in Genoa, it's good to know that the county's bridges are in safe hands. And observant drivers will notice that a £350,000 scheme to update the busy Pinfold Bridge over the Leeds-Liverpool canal in Scarisbrick is now...

    16/08/2018
  18. The Proverbial Six-Pointer southport

    After a heavy 4-0 defeat to table toppers Chorley in midweek, Liam Watson will be hoping his side can get their first points of ...

    After a heavy 4-0 defeat to table toppers Chorley in midweek, Liam Watson will be hoping his side can get their first points of the season as they travel to Nuneaton. Four games, no points and only one goal has left the pressure rising on the Sandgrounders. ItÂ’s certainly not the start the...

    16/08/2018
  19. Four rescued after getting stuck in mud flats southport

    Firefighters were called to an incident involving people stuck in mud flats at Crosby Beach. Firefighters assisted in the ...

    Firefighters were called to an incident involving people stuck in mud flats at Crosby Beach. Firefighters assisted in the rescue of four people, working together with the Coastguard, RNLI and Merseyside Police. Crews were on scene at 11.01am. Two fire engines, the Search and Rescue...

    16/08/2018
  20. Gearing up for the August getaway southport

    Highways England is preparing to lift and complete hundreds of miles of roadworks to help people travelling over the August bank ...

    Highways England is preparing to lift and complete hundreds of miles of roadworks to help people travelling over the August bank holiday. To help those miles flow as smoothly as possible, teams from Highways England are working around the clock to remove more than 300 miles of roadworks –...

    16/08/2018
  21. ‘Big Chat’ about health in south Sefton southport

    Health commissioners are inviting south Sefton residents to come to their ‘Annual Review meets Big Chat’ event on Thursday 27 ...

    Health commissioners are inviting south Sefton residents to come to their ‘Annual Review meets Big Chat’ event on Thursday 27 September 2018. NHS South Sefton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is combining its annual review meeting with a ‘Big Chat’ style event, and this year will also be...

    16/08/2018
  22. Two arrested after Castle Street burglary southport

    Two men, aged 23 and 45, have been arrested in connection with a burglary that occurred overnight Monday-Tuesday this week on ...

    Two men, aged 23 and 45, have been arrested in connection with a burglary that occurred overnight Monday-Tuesday this week on Castle Street in Southport. One of the men remains in custody, while the other has been released under investigation, having been charged with another offence of shop...

    16/08/2018
  23. Vandals carry on trail of destruction southport

    After smashing the Weld Road bus stop it seems that the mindless vandals moved onto Walmer Road and smashed the windows of a car. ...

    After smashing the Weld Road bus stop it seems that the mindless vandals moved onto Walmer Road and smashed the windows of a car. Anyone with information is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

    15/08/2018
  24. Vandals smash Weld Road bus shelter southport

    Southport's tribe of mindless vandals have been out again. This time they have smashed the glass in the bus shelter on Weld Road ...

    Southport's tribe of mindless vandals have been out again. This time they have smashed the glass in the bus shelter on Weld Road Birkdale. Anyone with information is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

    15/08/2018
  25. Emergency services called to Lord Street southport

    The emergency services were called to Lord Street this afternoon (15th August) to treat a man who had fallen ill. Merseyside Fire ...

    The emergency services were called to Lord Street this afternoon (15th August) to treat a man who had fallen ill. Merseyside Fire And Rescue Service and emergency Paramedics treated the man before transferring him to hospital.

    15/08/2018
  26. Appeal for information following serious RTC in Southport southport

    Police are appealing for information following a serious injury road traffic collision in Southport yesterday, Tuesday 15 August. ...

    Police are appealing for information following a serious injury road traffic collision in Southport yesterday, Tuesday 15 August. At around 5.25pm, a call was received of a collision involving a Honda motorcycle and a Peugeot car on Preston New Road, near to the junction of Glen Park Drive. ...

    15/08/2018
  27. Signs go up in Sefton parks to reiterate PSPO rules southport

    Signs have gone up around parks and greenspaces in Sefton to let dog walkers know about a Public Space Protection Order which is ...

    Signs have gone up around parks and greenspaces in Sefton to let dog walkers know about a Public Space Protection Order which is now in full force. Traffic light style signs have been installed in parks and greenspaces across the borough to let people know which areas are designated as...

    15/08/2018
  28. Animal volunteers reveal secrets behind caring for creatures great and small southport

    Volunteers at an animal rescue centre in Sefton have revealed the secrets of what it’s like to help and support a vital service ...

    Volunteers at an animal rescue centre in Sefton have revealed the secrets of what itÂ’s like to help and support a vital service as part of the Year Of The Volunteer. August is Animals month in SeftonÂ’s Year Of The Volunteer campaign we met with a number of volunteers at Freshfields Animal...

    15/08/2018
  29. Search continues for missing Adam Seaton southport

    The search for missing Adam Seaton continues as volunteers aided by the Coastguard scoured the marshland north of Southport Pier ...

    The search for missing Adam Seaton continues as volunteers aided by the Coastguard scoured the marshland north of Southport Pier today. Adam has been missing since last Thursday.

    15/08/2018
  30. Name the new mental health hospital in Southport southport

    As work progresses on a £20 million new mental health hospital in Southport Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust is keen to hear ...

    As work progresses on a £20 million new mental health hospital in Southport Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust is keen to hear from members of the local community their ideas to help name it. Currently being built off Scarisbrick New Road and due to open in early 2020, its project team will be...

    15/08/2018
  31. Two arrested as Police recover stolen tools southport

    Officers from Sefton Targeted Team arrested two males aged 43 and 51 years on Forest Road, Southport for handling stolen goods. ...

    Officers from Sefton Targeted Team arrested two males aged 43 and 51 years on Forest Road, Southport for handling stolen goods. This was as a result of stop searching the males whilst they were loading a large quantity of DIY, gardening and power tools into a taxi. If you have recently lost such...

    15/08/2018
  32. Litter Innovation Fund - further grants available for innovative community projects southport

    Over £300,000 is now available for community projects that get tough on litter, Environment Minister Thérèse ...

    Over £300,000 is now available for community projects that get tough on litter, Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey has announced. The first round saw a number of councils, charities, businesses, and public projects awarded almost £125,000 to take innovative steps to tackle littering in...

    15/08/2018
  33. Southport MP backs local shops for high street award southport

    Ten thousand pounds will be awarded when Britain’s best high street is announced later this year. MP Damien Moore is backing ...

    Ten thousand pounds will be awarded when Britain’s best high street is announced later this year. MP Damien Moore is backing Wesley Street for the cash prize. ‘It has so much to boast about,’ Damien said, ‘and winning Great British High Street will recognise the hard work of some of our...

    15/08/2018
  34. Southport MP takes out beach trash with army of volunteers southport

    In a clean-up led by MP Damien Moore, enough plastic to fill thirty bags was recovered from Ainsdale beach. ‘We regularly ...

    In a clean-up led by MP Damien Moore, enough plastic to fill thirty bags was recovered from Ainsdale beach. ‘We regularly welcome tens of thousands of tourists to our town’, Damien said. ‘They are attracted to our fairs, our gardens - and our beaches. ‘I believe we all need to work...

    15/08/2018
  35. Chorley 4 Southport 0 southport

    Southport are now rock bottom of the National League North after being thumped 4-0 at table toppers Chorley this evening. A ...

    Southport are now rock bottom of the National League North after being thumped 4-0 at table toppers Chorley this evening. A poor start to the new season continued for Southport on Tuesday night as they left Victory Park having suffered a heavy defeat at the hands of Chorley. A goal down...

    14/08/2018
  36. RTC Preston New Road southport

    The emergency services were called to Preston New Road this evening after a motorcyclist was knocked off his bike. The road ...

    The emergency services were called to Preston New Road this evening after a motorcyclist was knocked off his bike. The road was closed and the Air Ambulance airlifted the casualty to hospital.

    14/08/2018

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