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  1. Witness Appeal Street Robbery Southport Promenade southport

    Detectives investigating a street robbery in Southport have released a photograph of a man they want to speak to about the ...

    Detectives investigating a street robbery in Southport have released a photograph of a man they want to speak to about the incident. The 26-year-old victim was on the lower Promenade drinking a can of beer and listening to the radio on his smart phone one evening when he was approached by...

    01/09/2014
  2. Six figure salaries for councils amidst budget cuts southport

    While cutbacks to services are being made within the budgets of town halls across Lancashire, it has been revealed that 50 council ...

    While cutbacks to services are being made within the budgets of town halls across Lancashire, it has been revealed that 50 council officials were paid six-figure salaries last year. This figure is an increase of 25 per cent on the previous 12 months and included the highest paid local...

    01/09/2014
  3. Southport Superbikes going places with Bowker southport

    Bowker Motor Group has acquired Southport Superbikes which becomes its tenth franchise, joining Harley-Davidson Preston as the ...

    Bowker Motor Group has acquired Southport Superbikes which becomes its tenth franchise, joining Harley-Davidson Preston as the second prestige motorcycle dealership in the group. Bowker Motor Group chief executive Paul Bowker said, “Southport Superbikes has been an outstanding dealership for...

    01/09/2014
  4. A unique 'Big Cat' from Southport southport

    A Jaguar saloon supplied by a Southport main dealer back in 1962 is making headlines after a costly renovation. R. Bamber of ...

    A Jaguar saloon supplied by a Southport main dealer back in 1962 is making headlines after a costly renovation. R. Bamber of Southport supplied the Mk 2 3.8 at a cost of around £1800 to a Manchester firm some 54 years ago. It's now worth much, much more although its new owner Ian Callum, the...

    01/09/2014
  5. Bogus tradesmen warning southport

    There have recently been some incidents across the neighbourhood where it has been reported that suspect males have called at the ...

    There have recently been some incidents across the neighbourhood where it has been reported that suspect males have called at the home addresses of our elderly residents and insisted upon carrying out repair work to their homes which in most cases has not been necessary. They have convinced the...

    01/09/2014
  6. Lancashire people to have their say on 'living well' southport

    People across Lancashire are being invited to share their views on how or whether they have been affected by the country's recent ...

    People across Lancashire are being invited to share their views on how or whether they have been affected by the country's recent economic problems. The survey is being run by Lancashire Fairness Commission, an independent body which aims to make recommendations for a fairer Lancashire by a...

    01/09/2014
  7. A tour with Mike Dilger southport

    Join Mike Dilger at Martin Mere on Saturday 22 November for a 1 hour tour starting at 2pm. The tour will finish at 3pm at the Swan ...

    Join Mike Dilger at Martin Mere on Saturday 22 November for a 1 hour tour starting at 2pm. The tour will finish at 3pm at the Swan Link Hide when Mike will undertake a swan feed. Numbers are limited on this tour. The tour costs £5 per person and to book please call 01704 895181.

    01/09/2014
  8. Ormskirk 10K returns - bigger and better for 2014! southport

    Sunday 12th October will be a red letter day for all budding runners, marking the return of Ormskirk's annual Gingerbread Men 10k ...

    Sunday 12th October will be a red letter day for all budding runners, marking the return of Ormskirk's annual Gingerbread Men 10k run. It starts and finishes at Ormskirk Cricket Club at 11am, taking entrants around the local area. Runners of all standards from fun runners to fitness...

    01/09/2014
  9. Man, 52, missing from home southport

    POLICE are appealing for information after a man with connections to both the Pendle and Burscough areas has gone missing from ...

    POLICE are appealing for information after a man with connections to both the Pendle and Burscough areas has gone missing from home. John Ritchie, 52, was last seen on Wharfedale Avenue, Brierfield yesterday afternoon at around 3pm wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans, a black or green coat...

    01/09/2014
  10. Byng House Outreach Service southport

    The Royal British Legion has launched a new outreach service at its Poppy Break Centre, Byng House, bringing help and advice even ...

    The Royal British Legion has launched a new outreach service at its Poppy Break Centre, Byng House, bringing help and advice even closer to the Armed Forces community in Southport. The Legion’s Advice and Information Officer, Sarah Abbotson, will be available at Byng House to discuss face to...

    01/09/2014
  11. Magical animal experiences at WWT Martin Mere southport

    Martin Mere Wetland Centre is flying open it’s doors on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September for the annual wildlife spectacular: ...

    Martin Mere Wetland Centre is flying open it’s doors on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September for the annual wildlife spectacular: Animal Magic. Animal Magic is the centres most popular family event, with over 4000 people attending last year. Hug a greyhound, cuddle a skunk, watch meerkats,...

    01/09/2014
  12. Southport College Students ‘Capture’ First Place! southport

    Jen Hale, Natalie Lowe and Olivia Smith have captured first place in the Skills Show Experience video competition at Aintree ...

    Jen Hale, Natalie Lowe and Olivia Smith have captured first place in the Skills Show Experience video competition at Aintree Racecourse! The competition brief consisted of producing a 2 minute high-energy video that captured the Skills Show Experience and promotes the identified career...

    01/09/2014
  13. Southport Prepare For First Trip To Eastleigh. southport

    Martin Foyle's Port preparation to get back into winning ways starts at Edge Hill University on Monday morning. With three full ...

    Martin Foyle's Port preparation to get back into winning ways starts at Edge Hill University on Monday morning. With three full training sessions all the Port players will be competing for a starting shirt when the Sandgrounders make their first ever visit to Eastleigh next Saturday. ...

    01/09/2014
  14. Faster, more accurate flood warnings through EU research southport

    Timely flood alerts and real-time monitoring of flood emergencies can save lives and prevent damage to property, infrastructure ...

    Timely flood alerts and real-time monitoring of flood emergencies can save lives and prevent damage to property, infrastructure and the environment. Imprints, WeSenseIt and UrbanFlood are just three examples of EU-funded projects that have developed unique forecasting and alert systems to warn...

    01/09/2014
  15. Fernley Observatory Open Day Pictures southport

    Some pictures from Saturdays' very successful Public awareness day at the Hesketh Park Fernley Observatory organised by the ...

    Some pictures from Saturdays' very successful Public awareness day at the Hesketh Park Fernley Observatory organised by the Fernley Observatory Heritage Group, with the active cooperation of the Southport Astronomical Society.. Over 130 visitors came into the building from 11am to 4pm.There ...

    01/09/2014
  16. Woman Killed By Train Named southport

    The young woman killed after she was hit by a train last week between Ainsdale and Freshfield has been named as Yasmin Jones from ...

    The young woman killed after she was hit by a train last week between Ainsdale and Freshfield has been named as Yasmin Jones from Glastonbury in Somerset. Yasmin is understood to have chased after a dog she was walking wriggled beneath the metal gates at a "high risk" Fishermans crossing in...

    31/08/2014
  17. Funfest In Victoria Park Today southport

    A great day out for all at Victoria Park today from 1pm till 8pm. ...

    A great day out for all at Victoria Park today from 1pm till 8pm.

    31/08/2014
  18. Southport 0 Barnet 2 southport

    After a three game unbeaten run Southport came back down to earth with a home defeat to highflying Barnet at the Merseyrail ...

    After a three game unbeaten run Southport came back down to earth with a home defeat to highflying Barnet at the Merseyrail Community Stadium this afternoon. Goals from Cook and Akinde in the first half gave Barnet the win. Southport 01 Lloyd-Weston 05 Collins 06 Foster (Mitchell - 72' )...

    30/08/2014
  19. Breathe Easy Group Enjoy Day In Skipton southport

    Thirty members of Breathe-Easy Sefton North enjoyed a memorable day out in Skipton on Wednesday, 27th August. The group is made ...

    Thirty members of Breathe-Easy Sefton North enjoyed a memorable day out in Skipton on Wednesday, 27th August. The group is made up of people suffering various lung conditions, who meet on the first Wednesday of every month at the Dove Centre in Formby. Also on the third Wednesday of the...

    30/08/2014
  20. Threat-level from international terrorism increased southport

    Home Secretary announces change from SUBSTANTIAL to SEVERE. The Home Secretary announced that the Joint Terrorism Analysis ...

    Home Secretary announces change from SUBSTANTIAL to SEVERE. The Home Secretary announced that the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre has changed the threat level from international terrorism from substantial to severe. This means a terrorist attack is highly likely, although there is no...

    30/08/2014
  21. Wanted sex offender southport

    POLICE are appealing for help to trace a missing sex offender. Byrom Cross, also known as Biaron, 24 years is wanted for a ...

    POLICE are appealing for help to trace a missing sex offender. Byrom Cross, also known as Biaron, 24 years is wanted for a breach of his notification requirements after failing to tell police about a change of address. Cross was living at an address in Darwen but has now left the...

    30/08/2014
  22. Key Stage 2 Results Best Ever In Lancashire southport

    Lancashire's lead member for schools praises children for Key Stage 2 results County Councillor Nikki Hennessy, lead member for ...

    Lancashire's lead member for schools praises children for Key Stage 2 results County Councillor Nikki Hennessy, lead member for schools, said: "This year's Key Stage 2 results for 11-year-olds are Lancashire's best ever. I am absolutely delighted – and very proud of our primary school children. ...

    30/08/2014
  23. Appeal after elderly man burgled in Lostock Hall southport

    POLICE are appealing for information after an elderly man had cash stolen from his home in Lostock Hall. The incident happened ...

    POLICE are appealing for information after an elderly man had cash stolen from his home in Lostock Hall. The incident happened between 10am and 1pm on Thursday 28 August on Marina Grove. It is believed that someone forced access to the property via a door at the rear of the house, whilst...

    30/08/2014
  24. Talk by Dr Innes McCartney southport

    “The historical archaeology of WW1 U-boat wrecks” – Looks at how diving wrecks of this period has fundamentally changed our ...

    “The historical archaeology of WW1 U-boat wrecks” – Looks at how diving wrecks of this period has fundamentally changed our understanding of how Britain fought the U-boats. “Wreck diving adventures” – A slide/video show of some of the best wreck dives I have filmed over the years, looking at...

    30/08/2014
  25. Set sail for Southport College this September southport

    Courses for school leavers are still enrolling at Southport College to give potential students the chance to join the hundreds who ...

    Courses for school leavers are still enrolling at Southport College to give potential students the chance to join the hundreds who have already secured their places. Students can drop in from 9am Monday- Friday to apply and enrol on their range of courses. If you have missed your enrolment date or...

    29/08/2014
  26. 'Toys for Boys' event this weekend southport

    One of the biggest and best events for boys of all ages is once again being held this weekend in Waterloo near Crosby. ...

    One of the biggest and best events for boys of all ages is once again being held this weekend in Waterloo near Crosby.

    29/08/2014
  27. Promenade"Grot Spot" Up For Sale southport

    The old Pumping Station at the southern end of the Kings Gardens has been put up for sale by Sefton Council.The building has ...

    The old Pumping Station at the southern end of the Kings Gardens has been put up for sale by Sefton Council.The building has suffered severe vandalism over the years especially by graffiti artists.

    29/08/2014
  28. Fearnley Observatory Open Day This Saturday southport

    The Fearnley Observatory Open Day in Hesketh Park will be held tomorrow Saturday 30th August between 11am and 4pm. Admission is ...

    The Fearnley Observatory Open Day in Hesketh Park will be held tomorrow Saturday 30th August between 11am and 4pm. Admission is free but donations are very welcome.There will be space exhibits and telescopes on display. Pictures from 2002.

    29/08/2014
  29. CCTV Appeal - Burglary - Upper Aughton Road, Southport southport

    Detectives from Sefton CID have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary in ...

    Detectives from Sefton CID have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary in Southport earlier this month (Saturday, 9 August). Officers were called at about 10.30am to a house on Upper Aughton Road following a report of burglary. The...

    29/08/2014
  30. Views Wanted on Neighbourhood Plan For Burscough southport

    Give your views on what area a proposed Neighbourhood Plan for Burscough should cover. West Lancashire Borough Council has ...

    Give your views on what area a proposed Neighbourhood Plan for Burscough should cover. West Lancashire Borough Council has received an application from Burscough Parish Council, who wish to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan for their area. Neighbourhood Plans are a new way for communities to...

    29/08/2014
  31. HMS Illustrious takes final bow southport

    After a 32-year career, the last of the Royal Navy's Invincible Class aircraft carriers decommissions in Portsmouth. Having ...

    After a 32-year career, the last of the Royal Navy's Invincible Class aircraft carriers decommissions in Portsmouth. Having sailed over 900,000 miles on operations across the globe, including helping with the aftermath of the first Gulf War, HMS Illustrious has been decommissioned at a...

    29/08/2014
  32. Tour of Britain road closures southport

    There will be multiple road closures in Liverpool for the Grand Depart of the Tour of Britain in Liverpool on Sunday 7 September. ...

    There will be multiple road closures in Liverpool for the Grand Depart of the Tour of Britain in Liverpool on Sunday 7 September. The start and finish of the race take place in front of the world-famous backdrop of the Three Graces. Thousands of residents and visitors will take part in...

    29/08/2014
  33. New Liver Bird for city southport

    Liverpool’s 807th birthday is being celebrated with the announcement that a new Liver Bird – The Spirit of Liverpool – is to ...

    Liverpool’s 807th birthday is being celebrated with the announcement that a new Liver Bird – The Spirit of Liverpool – is to appear in the city. Work has started on a 6ft modern version of the historic bird which will welcome millions of commuters and tourists at the entrance to Merseyrail’s...

    29/08/2014
  34. Lancashire Police and NFU launch farmer database southport

    Lancashire Police and NFU launch farmer database to make rural crime spots less remote Livestock and farm machinery theft ...

    Lancashire Police and NFU launch farmer database to make rural crime spots less remote Livestock and farm machinery theft is on the rise in Lancashire but a new initiative launched by the NFU and Lancashire Constabulary aims to make the county a no-go area for thieves. Many supposed...

    29/08/2014
  35. Concern for missing woman southport

    Police are growing increasingly concerned about the welfare of a 24-year-old woman missing from home in Ashton-under-Lyne. ...

    Police are growing increasingly concerned about the welfare of a 24-year-old woman missing from home in Ashton-under-Lyne. Hana Mirza, 24, was last seen at 4am on the morning of Friday 22nd August, 2014 at her home address on Earle Street, Ashton Under Lyne. She is described as female,...

    29/08/2014
  36. Prison Recall - Lee Anthony Bell southport

    Gwent Police is appealing for information to locate 40 year old Lee Anthony Bell from Newport, who has breached his licence ...

    Gwent Police is appealing for information to locate 40 year old Lee Anthony Bell from Newport, who has breached his licence conditions after being released from prison on 17th April 2014. Lee was sentenced to 42 months for burglary after being convicted on 18th July 2012. Due to the fact...

    29/08/2014

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