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  1. Growing concerns for man missing from Heysham southport

    POLICE are becoming increasingly concerned about a man missing from home in Heysham. Ronald Fleetwood, 56, was last seen by a ...

    POLICE are becoming increasingly concerned about a man missing from home in Heysham. Ronald Fleetwood, 56, was last seen by a family member at his home address on Stanley Road at 11.30pm on Monday 6 April 2015. His family have not heard from him since. It is believed that he could be...

    17/04/2015
  2. Southport's London Hotel Being Demolished southport

    The London Hotel on the corner of Windsor Road and Kensington Road Southport is being demolished to make way for housing. ...

    The London Hotel on the corner of Windsor Road and Kensington Road Southport is being demolished to make way for housing. It was a Victorian pub, built in 1866, and the reference to London in the name probably refers to the area of Southport formerly called Little London, which was centred...

    17/04/2015
  3. Martin Mere worth millions to local economy southport

    A new study has found that the Martin Mere Wetland Centre injects around £5.8 million to the local economies of West ...

    A new study has found that the Martin Mere Wetland Centre injects around £5.8 million to the local economies of West Lancashire and Sefton every year. Nick Brooks, General Manager at Martin Mere, said “The study shows that nature conservation not only pays dividends for wildlife but it can also...

    17/04/2015
  4. Video Released Of Abandoned Baby April southport

    Merseyside Police has a video of baby April who was found abandoned in Southport last night (Thursday, 16 April). Emergency ...

    Merseyside Police has a video of baby April who was found abandoned in Southport last night (Thursday, 16 April). Emergency services were called at about 6.50pm to Silcock's Amusement Arcade on Nevill Street, Southport to a report staff had found a baby abandoned inside the disabled toilets....

    17/04/2015
  5. Serious Weed Issue Sea Wall Southport southport

    Weeds and grass are starting to take a foothold on Southport Sea Wall.Patches of blown sand have been left for so long that grass ...

    Weeds and grass are starting to take a foothold on Southport Sea Wall.Patches of blown sand have been left for so long that grass has taken root and started to grow. There is so much grass on the wall it is now turning green along with the beach.Dandelions are also sprouting from the blown sand...

    17/04/2015
  6. Bella Hardy BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner 2014 At The Atkinson southport

    The Atkinson are thrilled to be working with Bella Hardy, BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner ‘Folk Singer of The Year’ 2014, launching ...

    The Atkinson are thrilled to be working with Bella Hardy, BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner ‘Folk Singer of The Year’ 2014, launching her new album ‘With The Dawn’ in March and doing a major tour to support the release during April and May 2015. She is playing : Saturday 16 May The Atkinson,...

    17/04/2015
  7. Liverpool hospital “most improved” in national patient satisfaction survey southport

    Liverpool hospital “most improved” in national patient satisfaction survey Patient satisfaction at Aintree University Hospital ...

    Liverpool hospital “most improved” in national patient satisfaction survey Patient satisfaction at Aintree University Hospital has shown the most improvement according to the results of a national survey. Each year hospitals across the country contact patients who have been inpatients to...

    17/04/2015
  8. End of season presentation after Saturday's match in Grandstand Bar southport

    Following Saturday’s final home match of the season against Grimsby Town, there will be a presentation event in the Grandstand Bar ...

    Following Saturday’s final home match of the season against Grimsby Town, there will be a presentation event in the Grandstand Bar for the annual end-of-season awards. The event will be hosted by Trust in Yellow and is open for all fans to attend. Among the awards given out will be the...

    17/04/2015
  9. The women of the Second World War southport

    A look at the role of women in the Second World War in the lead up to the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day. ...

    A look at the role of women in the Second World War in the lead up to the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day. With thousands...

    17/04/2015
  10. Newborn Baby Found In Silcocks Amusements southport

    The mother of newborn abandoned in Silcocks amusements Southport is being urged to seek medical treatment. She is safe & well. ...

    The mother of newborn abandoned in Silcocks amusements Southport is being urged to seek medical treatment. She is safe & well. The mother is being urged to call Ormskirk Hospital 01695 656 922. The baby has been called April. Detective Inspector Mike Dalton, from Merseyside Police, said: “Our...

    17/04/2015
  11. Night Shots Of Southport From The Police Helicopter southport

    Some pictures of Southport taken from the police helicopter based at Warton last night. The helicopter will soon be moved ...

    Some pictures of Southport taken from the police helicopter based at Warton last night. The helicopter will soon be moved elsewhere. https://twitter.com/SaveNPAS

    17/04/2015
  12. Tony Crabtree Surgery At The Atkinson southport

    Labour Councillor Tony Crabtree will be holding a surgery at The Atkinson Library, Lord Street, Southport on Friday, 17th of April ...

    Labour Councillor Tony Crabtree will be holding a surgery at The Atkinson Library, Lord Street, Southport on Friday, 17th of April 2015 from 2-30pm to 3-30pm The Library is fully accessible. Tony will be there to meet you and discuss any Council problems you may have. No appointment...

    17/04/2015
  13. Missing From Home Shauna Barnes (15)-Now Found southport

    Shauna Barnes has been found safe and well in Southport. Thank you for your assistance in this matter. Merseyside Police is ...

    Shauna Barnes has been found safe and well in Southport. Thank you for your assistance in this matter. Merseyside Police is becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of a 15-year-old Shauna Barnes from Southport. Shauna was last seen on Monday (13 April) afternoon at Hillside...

    16/04/2015
  14. Police Arrest 15 People In Dawn Raids Across Merseyside-Video southport

    Officers from the force’s Matrix Serious Organised Crime (MSOC) team have given a number of suspected criminals an early morning ...

    Officers from the force’s Matrix Serious Organised Crime (MSOC) team have given a number of suspected criminals an early morning wake up call today (Thursday, 16 April), after 17 warrants were executed across the county. Officers visited properties in Old Swan, Liverpool city centre and...

    16/04/2015
  15. Weekend motorway closure for M53 bridge project southport

    Drivers in Merseyside and Cheshire are being reminded that a section of the M53 will be closed for the whole weekend as part of a ...

    Drivers in Merseyside and Cheshire are being reminded that a section of the M53 will be closed for the whole weekend as part of a project to install a new bridge at junction 2 of the motorway at Moreton. The motorway will be closed in both directions between 10pm tomorrow (Friday 17 April) and...

    16/04/2015
  16. Primary School Admissions southport

    89% of Sefton residents that applied for a Sefton primary school place have been offered their first choice school. Letters and ...

    89% of Sefton residents that applied for a Sefton primary school place have been offered their first choice school. Letters and emails were sent on national offer day (April 16), informing parents/carers about the offer of a school place for their child for September, 2015. In total there...

    16/04/2015
  17. Sefton Council wants to hear local residents’ views on its revised Gambling Policy southport

    Sefton Council wants to hear local residents’ views on its revised Gambling Policy which will come into operation next year. ...

    Sefton Council wants to hear local residents’ views on its revised Gambling Policy which will come into operation next year. The local authority is responsible for regulating gambling and gaming premises and activities, including casinos, bingo premises, betting shops and gaming machine arcades...

    16/04/2015
  18. Prenton 26 Southport 55 southport

    Southport travelled away for the last time this season to face a Prenton side fighting to stay in the division. Mike Smith ...

    Southport travelled away for the last time this season to face a Prenton side fighting to stay in the division. Mike Smith reports. PRENTON PARKED! With several injuries and unavailability, Southport displayed a new starting back line sporting twins and a father and son pairing. However,...

    16/04/2015
  19. Pugh Welcomes Lib Dem Manifesto southport

    John Pugh has welcomed the Liberal Democrats manifesto published today, particularly the commitment to give every child in ...

    John Pugh has welcomed the Liberal Democrats manifesto published today, particularly the commitment to give every child in Southport a world-class education. Opportunity for all is at the heart of the manifesto and the party has announced a major new commitment to protect education funding for...

    16/04/2015
  20. Important changes to abnormal load notifications. southport

    As part of our commitment to provide the best service we can to the public, Merseyside Police has reviewed its processes around ...

    As part of our commitment to provide the best service we can to the public, Merseyside Police has reviewed its processes around the receipt of abnormal load notifications. In a bid to make the process more efficient and cost-effective we will be processing all electronic notifications on the...

    16/04/2015
  21. Missing Oldham Woman -Found southport

    Merseyside Police can confirm Marylyn Taylor was found safe and well last night (Wednesday, 15 April). For more information ...

    Merseyside Police can confirm Marylyn Taylor was found safe and well last night (Wednesday, 15 April). For more information please contact GMP Press Office on 0161 856 2220. Officers in Oldham believe a woman who has gone missing could be in either Southport or Blackpool. Marylyn...

    16/04/2015
  22. Prevent Fires Caused By Smoking southport

    People in Merseyside are urged to prevent fires in the home caused by smoking materials. Smoking is the single biggest killer ...

    People in Merseyside are urged to prevent fires in the home caused by smoking materials. Smoking is the single biggest killer in accidental fires in the home. As part of the national Fire Kills campaign on smoking, which is running throughout April Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service is...

    16/04/2015
  23. Paid Ł90 per week for doing nothing at all. Labour's version of a zero hours contract southport

    Liverpool 'elected Mayor', Joe Anderson, has failed in his bid to get a compensation payment out of Chesterfield High School. The ...

    Liverpool 'elected Mayor', Joe Anderson, has failed in his bid to get a compensation payment out of Chesterfield High School. The School had sacked Joe because he had been paid £4,500 per year for two years when he hadn't done any work at all. The appeal tribunal confirmed the decision of an...

    16/04/2015
  24. Benefits advice for cancer sufferers southport

    Over the last year, Lancashire County Council's Welfare Rights Service has secured more than £500,000 in benefits for ...

    Over the last year, Lancashire County Council's Welfare Rights Service has secured more than £500,000 in benefits for cancer patients and their families, which they would not otherwise have claimed. The service, which receives referrals from Macmillan and cancer nurse specialists, offers...

    16/04/2015
  25. WACA misdirection & ignorance is now destroying Woodvale’s ecosystem! southport

    The Woodvale charity WACA, with the help of 52 RAF volunteers, have recently destroyed valuable bird nesting grounds that were ...

    The Woodvale charity WACA, with the help of 52 RAF volunteers, have recently destroyed valuable bird nesting grounds that were utilised by numerous species each season. This appalling eco-destruction was totally unwarranted yet WACA saw fit to actually ‘boast’ about it on their Facebook page. ...

    15/04/2015
  26. Police Called To Princes Park southport

    Officers were called to Princes Park this afternoon following gangs of youths misbehaving.The area was searched and several Teens ...

    Officers were called to Princes Park this afternoon following gangs of youths misbehaving.The area was searched and several Teens were spoken to about their behaviour.

    15/04/2015
  27. Spend a "Night at the Museum" at King's Gardens-Tonight southport

    Film fans are invited to a special outdoor screening of “Night at the Museum” at Southport’s King’s Gardens on Wednesday 15 April. ...

    Film fans are invited to a special outdoor screening of “Night at the Museum” at Southport’s King’s Gardens on Wednesday 15 April. The film was chosen by public vote and is the first of several outdoor screenings scheduled for King’s Gardens this year. The film will start at sunset (around 8.40...

    15/04/2015
  28. Lancashire Constabulary hosts child abuse conference southport

    LANCASHIRE Constabulary is hosting a conference to discuss child abuse amongst the county’s senior leaders from within the police ...

    LANCASHIRE Constabulary is hosting a conference to discuss child abuse amongst the county’s senior leaders from within the police and partner agencies. The half day event will take place at headquarters in Hutton on Thursday 16 April and will be opened by the Chief Constable Steve Finnigan. ...

    15/04/2015
  29. Neil Hamilton In Southport For UKIP Lunch southport

    Former MP Neil Hamilton was in Southport today for the UKIP West Lancs lunch at the Bold Hotel.Neil was MP for Tatton constituency ...

    Former MP Neil Hamilton was in Southport today for the UKIP West Lancs lunch at the Bold Hotel.Neil was MP for Tatton constituency from 1983 to 1997. In 1997, after becoming involved in a political scandal known as the Cash-for-questions affair, Hamilton was defeated and left politics until...

    15/04/2015
  30. Jacqueline Barlow Southport Party Introduces Herself southport

    My name is Jacqueline Barlow – I am 56 years old – born, bred, lived, worked in Southport all my life. I am passionate ...

    My name is Jacqueline Barlow – I am 56 years old – born, bred, lived, worked in Southport all my life. I am passionate about the town and as an individual feel the need to stand up to be counted following 41 years of asset stripping and mis management of our town by Sefton. Assets such as:...

    15/04/2015
  31. Sefton School Attendance Survey southport

    Sefton Council are working with all education settings to improve children and young people's attendance. Attendance ...

    Sefton Council are working with all education settings to improve children and young people's attendance. Attendance Strategy 2015-16 Within Sefton we have recently developed an Attendance Strategy 2015-16. This Strategy is intended to provide the framework for continuous improvement in...

    15/04/2015
  32. Southport v Grimsby This Saturday southport

    Southport v Grimsby Town Vanarama Conference fixture on Saturday April 18th the away supporters will be admitted by ticket only. ...

    Southport v Grimsby Town Vanarama Conference fixture on Saturday April 18th the away supporters will be admitted by ticket only. Tickets are on sale at Grimsby. The Blowick Stand will have a segregated area for Grimsby supporters with the Blowick terrace all ticket as well.

    15/04/2015
  33. KGV students bring six medals home southport

    After several months facing tough competition from local Colleges in regional heats, 10 King George V students were selected to ...

    After several months facing tough competition from local Colleges in regional heats, 10 King George V students were selected to represent the college and region in the Association of Colleges (AoC) Sport National Finals in Bath on March 27th. Darren Brookfield, PE Course Leader at the...

    15/04/2015
  34. BTP Aintree operation hailed a success thanks to partnership working plan. southport

    BTP Aintree operation hailed a success thanks to partnership working plan. British Transport Police has praised the merits of ...

    BTP Aintree operation hailed a success thanks to partnership working plan. British Transport Police has praised the merits of partnership working in ensuring the 2015 Aintree Festival was an enjoyable and peaceful event. Over the course of the three-day festival, one caution was handed...

    15/04/2015
  35. Quiz Night In Aid Of The Library In The Gardens. southport

    There will be a quiz night in aid of the library in the gardens at Southport Football Club on 22nd April. See poster below for ...

    There will be a quiz night in aid of the library in the gardens at Southport Football Club on 22nd April. See poster below for details.

    15/04/2015
  36. Mickey Thomas To Attend Man United Fans Reunion southport

    On Saturday 16th May, The Devonshire Club will play host to a Manchester United Southport Supporters reunion. The evening is set ...

    On Saturday 16th May, The Devonshire Club will play host to a Manchester United Southport Supporters reunion. The evening is set to be an action packed evening and will feature special guests. Former Inspiral Carpets front man Tom Hingley will be performing and former Manchester United star...

    15/04/2015

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