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  1. New Head Physiotherapist Confirmed southport

    Following an extensive recruitment drive for new roles at the club in May, Southport Football Club are pleased to announce the ...

    Following an extensive recruitment drive for new roles at the club in May, Southport Football Club are pleased to announce the fourth member of staff to join the new team is Daniel Gabrielson as Head Physiotherapist. Daniel brings a wealth of knowledge having worked with a wide range of top...

    17/06/2018
  2. New social media hub to tackle gang-related online content southport

    The Home Secretary Sajid Javid has announced £1.38 million to strengthen the polices response to violent and gang-related ...

    The Home Secretary Sajid Javid has announced £1.38 million to strengthen the police’s response to violent and gang-related online content. Funding from the government’s £40 million Serious Violence Strategy will be used to create a 20-strong team of police staff and officers tasked with...

    17/06/2018
  3. Labour can turn Southport around says Shadow Chancellor southport

    Labour can turn Southport around says Shadow Chancellor on latest high profile visit to the town. Southport needs a Labour ...

    Labour can turn Southport around says Shadow Chancellor on latest high profile visit to the town. Southport needs a Labour Government to help revitalise the town, according to Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell. Hot on the heels of the visit of Jeremy Corbyn, Southport played host to the...

    17/06/2018
  4. Southport local Policing team out on patrol. southport

    Southport Local Policing Team officers covered a wide area in one of the vans yesterday evening. Pictured are some of the ...

    Southport Local Policing Team officers covered a wide area in one of the vans yesterday evening. Pictured are some of the locations we patrolled: Sandbrook Way in Ainsdale, Kings Gardens, Preston New Road, the Botanic Gardens and Hesketh Park. Back out on foot tomorrow.

    16/06/2018
  5. National Parks review launched southport

    Nearly 70 years after National Parks and AONBs were first established, a new review will ensure designated landscapes are fit for ...

    Nearly 70 years after National Parks and AONBs were first established, a new review will ensure designated landscapes are fit for the future. Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today committed to conserve and enhance England’s most cherished landscapes as a new review launches into the...

    16/06/2018
  6. Dementia risk now included as part of NHS Health Check southport

    Healthcare professionals in GP surgeries and the community will soon give advice on dementia risk to patients as part of the NHS ...

    Healthcare professionals in GP surgeries and the community will soon give advice on dementia risk to patients as part of the NHS Health Check. Adding the dementia element to the NHS Health Check programme will enable healthcare professionals to talk to their patients about how they can...

    16/06/2018
  7. Three arrested for various offences southport

    Recent arrests by Southport Local Police Officers: A 35 year old man was arrested on suspicion of a burglary in Birkdale. A 22 ...

    Recent arrests by Southport Local Police Officers: A 35 year old man was arrested on suspicion of a burglary in Birkdale. A 22 year old man was arrested for an assault and possession of an offensive weapon. A 27 year old man was arrested for being wanted on warrant.

    16/06/2018
  8. FA Cup,FA Trophy 2018-19 Dates For The Diary southport

    THE EMIRATES FA CUP ROUND DATES SEASON 2018-2019 Second Round Qualifying Saturday 22 September 2018 Third Round Qualifying ...

    THE EMIRATES FA CUP ROUND DATES SEASON 2018-2019 Second Round Qualifying Saturday 22 September 2018 Third Round Qualifying Saturday 6 October 2018 Fourth Round Qualifying Saturday 20 October 2018 First Round Proper Saturday 10 November 2018 Second Round Proper Saturday 1 December 2018 Third...

    16/06/2018
  9. Planned road works in the North West southport

    The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 15 June but could ...

    The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 15 June but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as...

    16/06/2018
  10. Southport Flower Show is looking for enthusiastic volunteers southport

    Southport Flower Show is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join its team and make this years event bigger and better than ...

    Southport Flower Show is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join its team and make this year’s event bigger and better than ever before. The 2018 show will be held from 16th-19th August and volunteers are required to join the Customer Services Team. Roles on offer including staffing...

    15/06/2018
  11. Warrants executed and land searched in Sefton week of action southport

    Merseyside Police have executed 35 search warrants and conducted six open land searches during a week of action in Sefton ...

    Merseyside Police have executed 35 search warrants and conducted six open land searches during a week of action in Sefton following recent incidents involving gun crime, scrambler bikes and anti-social behaviour. A total of 35 people were arrested or voluntarily attended for offences...

    15/06/2018
  12. Time for new approach to tackle failing laws on Gypsy and Traveller camps, says CLA southport

    Rural landowners have called for a new offence of criminal trespass for those who enter and occupy private land for residential ...

    Rural landowners have called for a new offence of criminal trespass for those who enter and occupy private land for residential purposes without consent. The CLA which represents landowners, farmers and rural businesses has told a government review tackling illegal Gypsy and Traveller sites...

    15/06/2018
  13. Refurbished Club Shop Opens Next Week southport

    Southport FC's refurbished club shop is almost ready to open. Work has been ongoing over the past few weeks and the improvements ...

    Southport FC's refurbished club shop is almost ready to open. Work has been ongoing over the past few weeks and the improvements are fantastic. Doors will open for the first time at 10am on Monday June 18 – and you can visit throughout the week. Call in to see the new-look shop, buy your...

    15/06/2018
  14. Sefton joins Womens Aid to call for an end to World Cup related Domestic Violence southport

    Sefton Council is backing the Football United against Domestic Violence campaign by Womens Aid to raise awareness of a rise ...

    Sefton Council is backing the ‘Football United against Domestic Violence’ campaign by Women’s Aid to raise awareness of a rise in domestic abuse during the World Cup. Studies have found that incidents of domestic abuse rose by 38% when the England team lose when compared with the days that...

    15/06/2018
  15. Government acts to make 'upskirting' a specific offence southport

    Upskirting is set to become a specific criminal offence, with perpetrators facing up to two years behind bars, under a new law ...

    ‘Upskirting’ is set to become a specific criminal offence, with perpetrators facing up to two years behind bars, under a new law backed by Government. Government moves to make ‘upskirting’ a specific criminal offence Worst perpetrators set to face two years in prison Ministers demand the most...

    15/06/2018
  16. Children consume more than a years worth of sugar in 6 months southport

    Children in England are on track to consume around 4,800 cubes of sugar by the end of the year, more than double the maximum ...

    Children in England are on track to consume around 4,800 cubes of sugar by the end of the year, more than double the maximum recommendation. Children in England have already consumed more than a year’s worth of sugar, according to figures from Public Health England (PHE). Children aged 4...

    15/06/2018
  17. NHS commissioners proud to have been shortlisted in prestigious national awards southport

    NHS Southport and Formby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and NHS South Sefton CCG say theyre proud to have been finalists in ...

    NHS Southport and Formby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and NHS South Sefton CCG say they’re proud to have been finalists in the prestigious HSJ Value Awards 2018, recognising the best efficiency and improvement across the NHS. Together, the CCGs were awarded the title of highly commended in...

    15/06/2018
  18. Season Ticket Update And Competition southport

    Southport FC are pleased to confirm that 288 season tickets have been sold for the 2018/19 campaign, taking the number of tickets ...

    Southport FC are pleased to confirm that 288 season tickets have been sold for the 2018/19 campaign, taking the number of tickets past the total sold during last summer by 19. Thanks to everyone who has signed up for what promises to be a hugely exciting season at the Merseyrail Community...

    15/06/2018
  19. Missing from home Amy Searles 16 years old southport

    Merseyside Police is appealing for information to help trace a missing 16-year-old girl. Amy Searles, from Wirral, was ...

    Merseyside Police is appealing for information to help trace a missing 16-year-old girl. Amy Searles, from Wirral, was last seen on Sunday, 10 June 2018 at McDonalds in Jennifer Avenue, Vauxhall. She is known to frequent the Liverpool and Wirral areas. Extensive enquiries have been...

    15/06/2018
  20. West Lancs Council Plan sets key priorities until 2021 southport

    West Lancashire Borough Council has a new Council Plan for 2018/19-2020/21 setting out its vision, priorities and key projects for ...

    West Lancashire Borough Council has a new Council Plan for 2018/19-2020/21 setting out its vision, priorities and key projects for the next three years. The Council is ambitious for the whole of West Lancashire – our Economy, Environment and for Health and Wellbeing. In 2015 the...

    15/06/2018
  21. Apply now for postal and proxy votes for the Hesketh-with-Becconsall Ward By-election southport

    Voters living in West Lancashire Borough Councils Hesketh-with-Becconsall Ward will go to the polls on Thursday 19 July 2017 for ...

    Voters living in West Lancashire Borough Council’s Hesketh-with-Becconsall Ward will go to the polls on Thursday 19 July 2017 for a By-election to elect a new Councillor. If you live in Hesketh-with-Becconsall Ward and are registered to vote you can vote in the elections even if you can’t get to...

    15/06/2018
  22. Barrow Friendly Confirmed southport

    Southport will play a pre-season friendly at home to Barrow, of the Vanarama National League, on Saturday July 21. The game ...

    Southport will play a pre-season friendly at home to Barrow, of the Vanarama National League, on Saturday July 21. The game will take place at the Merseyrail Community Stadium, kick-off 3pm. It is the seventh friendly announced in our pre-season schedule, starting away at Bootle on July 7. We...

    14/06/2018
  23. Storm Hector brings high tide to Southport-Video southport

    Storm Hector (strong wind) hit Southport this morning. Large waves for Southport crashed onto the sea wall but no damage was ...

    Storm Hector (strong wind) hit Southport this morning. Large waves for Southport crashed onto the sea wall but no damage was caused. Debris from the high tide will have to be removed from the sea wall by the Sefton Rangers.

    14/06/2018
  24. Missing from home Ryan Clarke southport

    Police are appealing for information to help trace a missing 29-year-old man from Bootle. Ryan Clarke, who was born John ...

    Police are appealing for information to help trace a missing 29-year-old man from Bootle. Ryan Clarke, who was born John Woodcock, was last seen at 12.20am on Beatrice Street in Bootle on Wednesday 6 June 2018, and extensive enquiries are ongoing to locate him. He is described as white,...

    14/06/2018
  25. Brexit Health Alliance warns about the spread of 'super-gonorrhoea' southport

    Preventing the spread of antibiotic-resistant super-gonorrhoea and other infectious diseases in the UK could be compromised if ...

    Preventing the spread of antibiotic-resistant ‘super-gonorrhoea’ and other infectious diseases in the UK could be compromised if we leave the EU’s early warning system after Brexit without an effective replacement. The Brexit Health Alliance – which brings together the NHS, medical research,...

    14/06/2018
  26. Lancashire Open Exhibition 2018 .Call for submissions southport

    If you like to draw and paint, take photographs, make prints or sculptures, this is your opportunity to exhibit your work in a ...

    If you like to draw and paint, take photographs, make prints or sculptures, this is your opportunity to exhibit your work in a professional art gallery by taking part in the popular Lancashire Open Exhibition 2018. Amateur and professional artists alike have chance to exhibit at Chapel...

    14/06/2018
  27. More than 3m lost to ticket fraud in one year prompts a warning from Action Fraud southport

    Between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018, Action Fraud received 6,486 reports of ticket fraud. In the same period, the total ...

    Between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018, Action Fraud received 6,486 reports of ticket fraud. In the same period, the total reported losses to victims were £3,344,835; an average of £568 per victim. With lots of music concerts and sporting events taking place in summer, it is an opportunity...

    14/06/2018
  28. Vanarama Renews Its Title Sponsorship Of The National League southport

    Vanarama, one of the UKs fastest-growing companies, has announced it has renewed its title sponsorship of The National League. ...

    Vanarama, one of the UK’s fastest-growing companies, has announced it has renewed its title sponsorship of The National League. This announcement comes after four successful years as title sponsor that began in 2014. Vanarama will continue to take the naming rights for the next three years...

    14/06/2018
  29. ME Group Confirmed As New Front Of Shirt Sponsor southport

    The club are pleased to announce a new front of shirt sponsorship deal with ME Group for the 2018/2019 season. The front of ...

    The club are pleased to announce a new front of shirt sponsorship deal with ME Group for the 2018/2019 season. The front of shirt sponsorship is one of the most lucrative deals that the club has to offer, and will see the ME Group logo branded on the front of our home and away shirts. ME...

    14/06/2018
  30. Storm Hector set to batter Southport southport

    Storm Hector looks set to batter Southport this morning. A high tide at midday with a westerly gale could bring problems for ...

    Storm Hector looks set to batter Southport this morning. A high tide at midday with a westerly gale could bring problems for drivers using the Marine Drive. Further details A very windy spell will develop during Wednesday night in association with a deep area of low pressure, now named...

    14/06/2018
  31. Next of kin appeal , Terence Vasey from the Southport area southport

    Next of kin appeal - Terence Vasey. Sefton Coroner's office is appealing for help in tracing the next of kin of a 58 ...

    Next of kin appeal - Terence Vasey. Sefton Coroner's office is appealing for help in tracing the next of kin of a 58 year-old man from the Southport area. Terence Vasey, died in Southport and Ormskirk District General Hospital. Anyone who can help is asked to contact Alby...

    14/06/2018
  32. All that jazz at The Royal Clifton southport

    Report: Peter Westbrook Jazz lovers in west Lancashire are in for a rare treat on Thursday 21st June when Southport Jazz ...

    Report: Peter Westbrook Jazz lovers in west Lancashire are in for a rare treat on Thursday 21st June when Southport Jazz presents major UK artist Andy Panayi in concert at The Royal Clifton Hotel. Saxophonist, flautist, composer, arranger, bandleader, educator, Andy's graced the UK jazz and...

    14/06/2018
  33. Mike Phenix Joins Sandgrounders southport

    Southport have completed the signing of forward Mike Phenix for an undisclosed transfer fee. 28-year-old Mike, most ...

    Southport have completed the signing of forward Mike Phenix for an undisclosed transfer fee. 28-year-old Mike, most recently of Salford City, has signed a two-year deal at the Merseyrail Community Stadium. Mike made 80 appearances for Salford, scoring 27 goals, and also spent time at...

    13/06/2018
  34. Canal towpath temporarily closed for emergency works southport

    Please be aware that the Towpath on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal between Spencers Lane and Brewery Lane, Melling will be ...

    Please be aware that the Towpath on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal between Spencers Lane and Brewery Lane, Melling will be temporarily closed due to a breach in the Canal and the requirement of emergency works. All footpaths leading onto the Towpath at Spencers Lane, Rock Lane and Brewery Lane...

    13/06/2018
  35. Metro Mayors Skills Summit Calls for Further Devolution southport

    Englands directly-elected regional mayors will meet in Liverpool today, at the invitation of Steve Rotheram, Liverpool City ...

    England’s directly-elected regional mayors will meet in Liverpool today, at the invitation of Steve Rotheram, Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor. The meeting builds on the success of two previous meetings in London and Birmingham. At the summit, all eight mayors – four Conservative and four...

    13/06/2018
  36. Dates announced for brand new Constituency Forums southport

    Local residents now have a new way to engage even further with Sefton Council and its partners. Constituency Forums are ...

    Local residents now have a new way to engage even further with Sefton Council and its partners. Constituency Forums are being introduced as a more relaxed way for residents to talk to agencies, councillors and Council departments about any issues they have. The forums will be held twice a...

    13/06/2018

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