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  1. CCTV images released after high value thefts from Booths Burscough southport

    Do you recognise these men? Police are looking to speak to them in relation to high value thefts from Booths in Burscough. ...

    Do you recognise these men? Police are looking to speak to them in relation to high value thefts from Booths in Burscough. If you recognise them or have any information in relation to the offences please contact the investigating officer on 7048@Lancashire.pnn.police.uk

    24/10/2017
  2. Residents Rights to Speak at Borough Council Meetings southport

    Residents who want to give their views on an item on a West Lancashire Borough Council agenda are being reminded that they have ...

    Residents who want to give their views on an item on a West Lancashire Borough Council agenda are being reminded that they have that chance. People living in West Lancashire have the chance to speak on certain agenda items at Council meetings where important decisions are made that affect people...

    24/10/2017
  3. Prince Of Wales Hotel Restoration,Cllr Barton Offers Appreciations southport

    Many appreciations to the Management Team at the "Prince of Wales Hotel" situated here along Lord Street South in the Southport ...

    Many appreciations to the Management Team at the "Prince of Wales Hotel" situated here along Lord Street South in the Southport Town Centre for having commenced restorative refurbishment works of their imperial fascia frontage for the benefit of the Local Community. Having continued to directly...

    24/10/2017
  4. Healthwatch Lancashire highlights the voice of GP patients southport

    Healthwatch Lancashire highlights the voice of GP patients Healthwatch Lancashire has published a new report that highlights ...

    Healthwatch Lancashire highlights the voice of GP patients Healthwatch Lancashire has published a new report that highlights the feedback from 851 patients we spoke to in GP waiting rooms. The aim of this project was to investigate some of the challenges patients have faced when...

    24/10/2017
  5. Victoria Park Covenant Binned by Sefton's Bootle Bosses southport

    Victoria Park Covenant 'Binned' by Sefton's Bootle Bossesâ A hundred year old covenant with the people of Southport ...

    Victoria Park Covenant 'Binned' by Sefton's Bootle Bosses​ A hundred year old covenant with the people of Southport and Birkdale is being broken left right and centre. And Sefton Council's Bootle bureaucracy has simply been turning a blind eye. The Victoria Park was gifted to the people of...

    24/10/2017
  6. Golf dirt road scar will be left across Birkdale common southport

    A sizable stony scar right across Birkdale Common looks set to stay, a councillor has discovered. Among the small print of a ...

    A sizable stony scar right across Birkdale Common looks set to stay, a councillor has discovered. Among the small print of a planing application associated with the recent Open Golf Tournament at Royal Birkdale is permission to leave the main dirt roadway from Waterloo Road to the golf course...

    24/10/2017
  7. Parents Battle On for Childrens Centres Against Bootle Bosses' Propaganda southport

    The number of parents campaigning to stop vicious cuts and closures to their local children's centres continues to grow - despite ...

    The number of parents campaigning to stop vicious cuts and closures to their local children's centres continues to grow - despite Bootle Labour bleatings that planned closures aren't really closures. The local Childrens Centre Parents' Forum have made plain they won't be conned. Their headline...

    24/10/2017
  8. Invitation to a night with Rachael Russell - International Opera Star southport

    Another brilliant event in aid of the mayor's charity - make a date in your diary for Friday 24 November! ...

    Another brilliant event in aid of the mayor's charity - make a date in your diary for Friday 24 November!

    24/10/2017
  9. Special news from Lancashire Constabulary southport

    Applications for Lancashire Special Constabulary recruitment will open on Wednesday 1st November 10am and close on Wednesday 15th ...

    Applications for Lancashire Special Constabulary recruitment will open on Wednesday 1st November 10am and close on Wednesday 15th November at 10am. If you are interested in becoming a Special and want to find out more please come along to our Specials Recruitment Evening on the 1st November...

    24/10/2017
  10. Southport's newest pub off to a busy start southport

    Whats in a name? Moves to name Southport's newest pub The Mad Duke were dropped after a local woman contacted Marstons to ...

    What’s in a name? Moves to name Southport's newest pub The Mad Duke were dropped after a local woman contacted Marston’s to put them right! And as The Old Duke opened this morning, Fran. Sutton told of how she appreciated the gesture by the East Midland's brewers who gave the Kew hostelry a...

    23/10/2017
  11. How much do you know about breast cancer? southport

    Cancer information and support is coming to Merseyside between Monday 23 and Thursday 26 October, courtesy of Macmillan Cancer ...

    Cancer information and support is coming to Merseyside between Monday 23 and Thursday 26 October, courtesy of Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service. The Macmillan “Basil” bus with the North West team of cancer information specialists onboard will be stopping off in Merseyside to answer...

    23/10/2017
  12. Meols Ward advice centre southport

    Councillors John Dodd, Daniel Lewis, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 26th October. ...

    Councillors John Dodd, Daniel Lewis, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 26th October. They will be available from 10.30am-11.30am at BoxTree Kitchen for Queenscourt café, Manor Road/Cambridge Road roundabout to assist residents with any local issues,...

    23/10/2017
  13. No drinking zones not being enforced southport

    Sefton Council introduced a number of alcohol-restricted spaces around Southport town centre at the start of the summer in a bid ...

    Sefton Council introduced a number of alcohol-restricted spaces around Southport town centre at the start of the summer in a bid to tackle anti-social behaviour and help to build safer and healthier communities. The No Drinking Zones are designed to encourage more responsible drinking and ensure...

    23/10/2017
  14. Public welcome at November board meeting southport

    Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust will hold its next board meeting on Wednesday 1st November at 9am. The meeting will ...

    Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust will hold its next board meeting on Wednesday 1st November at 9am. The meeting will be held in the Clinical Education Centre at Southport and Formby District General Hospital. Members of the public are welcome to attend and observe the meeting....

    23/10/2017
  15. Koeman leaves Everton after disastrous start to the season southport

    Everton Football Club can confirm that Ronald Koeman has left the Club. Chairman Bill Kenwright, the Board of Directors and ...

    Everton Football Club can confirm that Ronald Koeman has left the Club. Chairman Bill Kenwright, the Board of Directors and Major Shareholder Farhad Moshiri would all like to express their gratitude to Ronald for the service he has given to the Club over the past 16 months and for guiding the...

    23/10/2017
  16. Council leader calls for judicial review on Rimrose Valley decision southport

    Leader of Sefton Council Cllr Ian Maher, has today released the following statement: We know that our communities have felt ...

    Leader of Sefton Council Cllr Ian Maher, has today released the following statement: “We know that our communities have felt absolutely devastated since the announcement in August by Highways England that their preferred option is to build a dual carriageway through Rimrose Valley. The way the...

    23/10/2017
  17. Detectives appeal for information after fatal stabbing in Liverpool City Centre southport

    Merseyside Police detectives have launched a murder investigation following a fatal stabbing in Liverpool City Centre, Saturday 21 ...

    Merseyside Police detectives have launched a murder investigation following a fatal stabbing in Liverpool City Centre, Saturday 21 October. Shortly before midnight, a call was received of a 21-year-old man having been stabbed at the Empire Bar on Seel Street. The man was taken to hospital and...

    23/10/2017
  18. Police patrols in the Kings Gardens southport

    Merseyside Police have Tweeted about their patrols on Saturday night. Even #StormBrian didn't stop the patrols. Kings Gardens ...

    Merseyside Police have Tweeted about their patrols on Saturday night. Even #StormBrian didn't stop the patrols. Kings Gardens Sat 21st

    23/10/2017
  19. Let's hear it for Lancashire Day, say friends group. southport

    MEMBERS of the Friends of Real Lancashire group are busy planning their annual list of events ahead of Lancashire Day on ...

    MEMBERS of the Friends of Real Lancashire group are busy planning their annual list of events ahead of Lancashire Day on Monday,November 27th. On this date in 1295 the first elected representatives from Lancashire were called to Westminster by King Edward 1 to attend what later became known...

    23/10/2017
  20. Crosby Lakeside high ropes plan goes to committee southport

    A further revised planning application to construct a fully accessible high ropes course at Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre will ...

    A further revised planning application to construct a fully accessible high ropes course at Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre will go to Planning Committee. If approved, it would enable visitors, including disabled users, the chance to access a ropes course and would be the first of its kind...

    23/10/2017
  21. Here we go again - Rockin' at The YPC (13) southport

    Report from Keith Hubbard The successful Re-union for Ormskirks Teenagers of the 60's 'Rockin at The YPC' is to return for ...

    Report from Keith Hubbard The successful Re-union for Ormskirk’s Teenagers of the 60's 'Rockin’ at The YPC' is to return for a thirteenth show at Ormskirk Civic Hall on Saturday 25th November! Themed to recreate the atmosphere of the local haven of youth in the 1960’s - 'Ormskirk Young...

    23/10/2017
  22. Poppy Appeal collectors to accept old pound coin after deadline southport

    This year the public is being encouraged to give either the new or old one pound coins to the Royal British Legions annual Poppy ...

    This year the public is being encouraged to give either the new or old one pound coins to the Royal British Legion’s annual Poppy Appeal. The old round pound will have ceased to be legal tender after 16 October, but the charity is offering to accept any out-of-date coins throughout the appeal...

    23/10/2017
  23. MP Damien Moore to hold drop in sessions in Supermarkets southport

    Southport MP Damien Moore was at Sainsburys on Lord Street on afternoon hosting a drop-in session and speaking to residents ...

    Southport MP Damien Moore was at Sainsbury’s on Lord Street on afternoon hosting a drop-in session and speaking to residents about local and national issues. Damien be hosting one almost every week and in various supermarkets so if you would like to raise an issue or concern informally, please...

    23/10/2017
  24. RIP Dave Wright,Ormskirk Snooker League President southport

    It is with extreme sadness that I am informing you all of the sad passing of our Ormskirk League President, Dave Wright. Dave ...

    It is with extreme sadness that I am informing you all of the sad passing of our Ormskirk League President, Dave Wright. Dave passed away peacefully last Sunday after a short illness. Our sincere heartfelt condolences go to his wife, Wyn, sons Paul & Mark and the rest of the family as well...

    23/10/2017
  25. Fears over cuts to highway lines and signs renewal southport

    There are increasing safety fears following the decision to slash the Highway Lines and Signs Renewal budget from £1 million ...

    There are increasing safety fears following the decision to slash the Highway Lines and Signs Renewal budget from £1 million to only £500,000 by the Conservative administration at Lancashire County Council. And that's despite the facts identified in their own report that 'A lower standard of...

    23/10/2017
  26. Cllr Barton update of Lord St and Promenade area appraisals southport

    I am delighted to now be able to report back on successfully submitting and securing not only my own ongoing observations and ...

    I am delighted to now be able to report back on successfully submitting and securing not only my own ongoing observations and feedback, but that of my many constituents ranging from individual residents and tenants to Businesses and Property Owners into the Sefton Council Local Government Future...

    23/10/2017
  27. 2017 poppy appeal to accept contactless card donations southport

    This years Poppy Appeal will give the British public the chance to donate via contactless card, alongside cash, for the first ...

    This year’s Poppy Appeal will give the British public the chance to donate via contactless card, alongside cash, for the first time on such a large scale. The Royal British Legion, in partnership with card payment services provider Cardnet, is piloting the scheme with 200 mobile donation...

    23/10/2017
  28. High winds close Nevill Street after hoardings collapse. southport

    High winds from the tail end of Storm Brian have damaged the hoarding around the new French Restaurant on the corner of Nevill ...

    High winds from the tail end of Storm Brian have damaged the hoarding around the new French Restaurant on the corner of Nevill Street. The road is closed until the debris is cleared away. Nevill Street closed after...

    22/10/2017
  29. James Treadwell, Phil Hodgkinson and Martyn OHara on Davies Appointment southport

    James Treadwell, Phil Hodgkinson and Martyn OHara spoke to Alan Jones before Saturdays games against Gainsborough Trinity on ...

    James Treadwell, Phil Hodgkinson and Martyn O’Hara spoke to Alan Jones before Saturday’s games against Gainsborough Trinity on the appointment of manager Kevin Davies and the club’s future plans.

    22/10/2017
  30. Last Station Locating to The Atkinson, Southport southport

    LAST STATION/LOCATED: SOUTHPORT arrives at The Atkinson on Saturday 11 November to Sunday 17 December. The exhibition is free and ...

    LAST STATION/LOCATED: SOUTHPORT arrives at The Atkinson on Saturday 11 November to Sunday 17 December. The exhibition is free and includes two free public events: LOCATED: SOUTHPORT is a large scale stitched fabric and tracing paper installation supported by a scaffold frame. The installation...

    22/10/2017
  31. Government acts to improve the home buying process southport

    Communities Secretary Sajid Javid launches a call for evidence on making the home buying process cheaper, faster and less ...

    Communities Secretary Sajid Javid launches a call for evidence on making the home buying process cheaper, faster and less stressful for those involved. As part of a continued drive to make the housing market work better, we want to hear from everyone with an interest in home buying...

    22/10/2017
  32. 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 on ...

    The next meeting of Southport Access for Everyone will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG on Monday 23rd October. The meeting will begin at 7.30pm,. The premises are fully accessible with a wheelchair accessible toilet and adequate car parking facilities. Light...

    22/10/2017
  33. Children's centre campaigners warn local politicians against muddying the waters southport

    Parents worried by proposals to change children's service provision in Sefton have appealed for a spirit of "cooperation not ...

    Parents worried by proposals to change children's service provision in Sefton have appealed for a spirit of "cooperation not criticism" to resolve the issue. The campaigners are concerned that local politics may overshadow their attempts to work with the local authority to find the best way...

    21/10/2017
  34. Southport 2 Gainsborough Trinity 2 southport

    In a match played in atrocious conditions Southport gained their first point under Kevin Davies. Southport 2-2 Gainsborough 1 ...

    In a match played in atrocious conditions Southport gained their first point under Kevin Davies. Southport 2-2 Gainsborough 1 min - GTFC - GOAL - Tom Davie 55 min - SFC - GOAL - Jack Sampson 68 min - SFC - Sub - OFF Chris Sang ON Kaiman Anderson 68 min - SFC - Sub - OFF Gary Roberts ON...

    21/10/2017
  35. Tyres dumped on Wyke Cop southport

    A quantity of tyres have been fly-tipped on Wyke Cop Lane. They are on private land meaning the land owner will have to dispose of ...

    A quantity of tyres have been fly-tipped on Wyke Cop Lane. They are on private land meaning the land owner will have to dispose of them. Anyone caught fly tipping waste,dumping household, industrial and commercial waste illegally is a serious criminal offence that carries a fine of up to...

    21/10/2017
  36. Police called to entrance to Princes Park southport

    Officers from Merseyside Police were called to the entrance to Princes Park close to the old Zoo this morning after reports of ...

    Officers from Merseyside Police were called to the entrance to Princes Park close to the old Zoo this morning after reports of anti social behavior. Several people were spoken to and had their details checked before being allowed on their way.

    21/10/2017

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