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  1. Calling All Wannabe Cats southport

    Over 100 youngsters from across the region will be offered the chance to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s west-end smash Cats, when ...

    Over 100 youngsters from across the region will be offered the chance to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s west-end smash Cats, when it is staged at Liverpool’s Empire Theatre later this summer. Stage Experience is the theatre’s annual summer school in which the lucky youngsters – who must be aged...

    20/04/2014
  2. Police Called To Lord Street Book Store southport

    Merseyside Police were called to a Lord Street book shop this afternoon after two males were seen acting suspiciously outside.The ...

    Merseyside Police were called to a Lord Street book shop this afternoon after two males were seen acting suspiciously outside.The males were placed into a police car and taken away for questioning.

    20/04/2014
  3. Walker Recalled By Forest Green Rovers southport

    John Coleman will have to reshape his Sandgrounders strike force for Easter Monday after Jason Walker was recalled by Forest ...

    John Coleman will have to reshape his Sandgrounders strike force for Easter Monday after Jason Walker was recalled by Forest Green Rovers.

    20/04/2014
  4. Police Bring Easter Cheer To Children At Alder Hey southport

    Police Bring Easter Cheer To Children At Alder Hey Merseyside Police officers gave children and staff at Alder Hey Children's ...

    Police Bring Easter Cheer To Children At Alder Hey Merseyside Police officers gave children and staff at Alder Hey Children's Hospital an Easter treat with the delivery of two and a half thousand chocolate eggs! Two teams of neighbourhood officers from Eaton Road police station spent a...

    20/04/2014
  5. Man Evicted From Property southport

    A Skelmersdale man who risked his neighbours’ lives through bypassing the electricity meter in his home and owed West Lancashire ...

    A Skelmersdale man who risked his neighbours’ lives through bypassing the electricity meter in his home and owed West Lancashire Borough Council £583.63 in rent arrears has been evicted. The authority was granted possession of 52-year-old Trevor Bowden’s Council flat in Waverley, Old...

    20/04/2014
  6. Slowly does it for country road cyclists southport

    Lengthy queues of up to an hour for traffic travelling to and from Southport through Scarisbrick saw canny drivers take to the ...

    Lengthy queues of up to an hour for traffic travelling to and from Southport through Scarisbrick saw canny drivers take to the back roads to try to beat the jams. Full marks to these cyclists then who rode patiently in single file down Wood Moss Lane, Bescar as part of a local CLC group. No...

    19/04/2014
  7. Robbers Target Morrisons Petrol Station southport

    Robbers attempted to break into Morrisons petrol station during the night.They smashed the glass in the door but failed in their ...

    Robbers attempted to break into Morrisons petrol station during the night.They smashed the glass in the door but failed in their attempt to gain entry. The scene at 7.45 this morning.

    19/04/2014
  8. 'Fracking' fears for Halsall southport

    Hundreds of Halsall residents will be on the front foot about 'fracking' fears in the village following moves by a new local ...

    Hundreds of Halsall residents will be on the front foot about 'fracking' fears in the village following moves by a new local action group. Set up by a forward thinking Halsall Parish Council, it's been distributing these leaflets over Easter outlining plans by Aurora and Tesla to...

    19/04/2014
  9. Gateshead 2 Southport 2 southport

    Southport took the lead after two minutes through Luke George's cool finish, but Gatesheads Chandler levelled the scores, pouncing ...

    Southport took the lead after two minutes through Luke George's cool finish, but Gatesheads Chandler levelled the scores, pouncing on Emmanuel Monthe's poor clearance. The Port were reduced to 10 men early in the second half after Monthe's second booking, before taking the lead when Jason Walker...

    18/04/2014
  10. Fine Weather Brings The Crowds To New Pleasureland southport

    Cloudless blue skies and warm temperatures brought the day trippers flocking to Southport today.Many of them headed for New ...

    Cloudless blue skies and warm temperatures brought the day trippers flocking to Southport today.Many of them headed for New Pleasureland which was extremely busy with people having a great time on the rides.With the fine weather set to continue over the Easter weekend it looks like a busy time for...

    18/04/2014
  11. Vandals Throw Chairs From Southport Pier southport

    Mindless vandals have thrown chairs from Southport Pier into the sea below during the night.Several chairs were rescued from the ...

    Mindless vandals have thrown chairs from Southport Pier into the sea below during the night.Several chairs were rescued from the shore before the tide came in.The chairs are from the cafe at the end of the Pier.

    18/04/2014
  12. Try A Course For Just Ten Pounds southport

    With a range of courses taking place, there has never been a better opportunity to sample our friendly, expert tuition. You can ...

    With a range of courses taking place, there has never been a better opportunity to sample our friendly, expert tuition. You can learn in a relaxed atmosphere without the long commitment of a part-time course while picking up a new skill or improving on existing ones. From poetry to painting,...

    18/04/2014
  13. Stork’s Cooperheat Division Is Warming Up Talent southport

    Stork, the leading global provider of knowledge-based asset integrity services for the oil and gas, chemical and power sectors, ...

    Stork, the leading global provider of knowledge-based asset integrity services for the oil and gas, chemical and power sectors, hosted an open day at Southport College on Friday 28 March. The event marked the completion of a training project, unveiling the College’s new furnace produced by Stork’s...

    18/04/2014
  14. S and B Hockey awards night southport

    The Hockey Awards evening was held on Friday 11th April. The season was reviewed by the team captains/ managers and awards ...

    The Hockey Awards evening was held on Friday 11th April. The season was reviewed by the team captains/ managers and awards presented. Unfortunately due to the Easter Holidays there were a number of people missing but for those who attended it was another enjoyable night. Awards are given to the...

    18/04/2014
  15. Effective compensation for victims of price cartels southport

    Labour Euro MPs will vote today on a new EU law giving individual citizens the right to take legal action for compensation against ...

    Labour Euro MPs will vote today on a new EU law giving individual citizens the right to take legal action for compensation against companies accused of anti-competitive behaviour under EU rules. Euro MP, Arlene McCarthy who is Vice Chair of the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary...

    18/04/2014
  16. Top 'marks' for these Easter roadworks? No way! southport

    If you're travelling in or out of Southport this Easter weekend, be prepared for long delays in Scarisbrick. Roadworks which ...

    If you're travelling in or out of Southport this Easter weekend, be prepared for long delays in Scarisbrick. Roadworks which started earlier this week were today seemingly abandoned with drivers waiting ten minutes of more in either direction to negotiate them. One car or van looked like it...

    17/04/2014
  17. Swimming club treasurer sentenced to three years for fraud southport

    A swimming club treasurer has been jailed for three years after stealing thousands of pounds from its funds. John Crawford left ...

    A swimming club treasurer has been jailed for three years after stealing thousands of pounds from its funds. John Crawford left Bootle swimming club in severe financial difficulty after abusing his position of trust over a period of three years. The 59-year-old - formerly from Maghull -...

    17/04/2014
  18. Chapel Street Adorned With Clinton Cards Till Rolls southport

    Many of the trees in Chapel Street Southport have what appears at first glance to be orange ticker tape on them.In fact the orange ...

    Many of the trees in Chapel Street Southport have what appears at first glance to be orange ticker tape on them.In fact the orange paper is till roll from Clintons Cards. According to the manager a group of children managed to get into the bins at the back of the store and then stole the till...

    17/04/2014
  19. "I wouldn't have started if the packaging was plain" southport

    “I wouldn't have started if the packaging was plain”: Sefton teenager backs standardised tobacco packs A Sefton teenager ...

    “I wouldn't have started if the packaging was plain”: Sefton teenager backs standardised tobacco packs A Sefton teenager wants the Government to implement legislation for standardised tobacco packs, following attending an event this week on the power of cigarette packaging. Sefton...

    17/04/2014
  20. Students have a 'Quacking' time fundraising over Easter southport

    KGV Derian House Ambassadors raised an amazing £320 for the Derian House charity, during a week of Easter fundraising. ...

    KGV Derian House Ambassadors raised an amazing £320 for the Derian House charity, during a week of Easter fundraising. Derian House is a Children’s Hospice in Lancashire that provides palliative and respite care to sick children and currently supports over 500 families. Students raised money...

    17/04/2014
  21. Primary admission figures hold steady southport

    NEARLY 90% of parents of four year olds in Lancashire are getting the primary school they want, despite high pupil numbers. ...

    NEARLY 90% of parents of four year olds in Lancashire are getting the primary school they want, despite high pupil numbers. And a further 8.6 % are being offered a place at their second or third choice school – both figures slightly better than last year's. At a time when many local...

    17/04/2014
  22. Travelodge Southport Now Open southport

    Today, the UK’s first budget hotel chain, Travelodge officially opened its first hotel in Southport town centre. The 101-room ...

    Today, the UK’s first budget hotel chain, Travelodge officially opened its first hotel in Southport town centre. The 101-room property incorporates the company’s new room design, represents a £57 million investment and has created 15 jobs within the community. The hotel was officially...

    17/04/2014
  23. "Buy a Bulb" campaign launched to support Illuminations southport

    Fans of Blackpool Illuminations could soon have their name up in lights as part of an exciting new fundraising campaign. ...

    Fans of Blackpool Illuminations could soon have their name up in lights as part of an exciting new fundraising campaign. The “Buy a Bulb” campaign, which is being run by the Friends of Blackpool Illuminations, will allow people to buy the chance to be part of the famous display for just a...

    17/04/2014
  24. Breathe Easy North Sefton Group Lunch southport

    Breathe Easy Sefton North group lunch club meeting, which took place on the 16th April at the Grapes hotel in Formby. We have ...

    Breathe Easy Sefton North group lunch club meeting, which took place on the 16th April at the Grapes hotel in Formby. We have lunch together every third Wednesday of the month at different venues across the Sefton area. We usually have around twenty members on these trips. We also meet...

    17/04/2014
  25. Bag a load of free compost at the Big Heap southport

    Gardening enthusiasts out there, why not give your plants a little extra treat this spring by helping yourself to some free ...

    Gardening enthusiasts out there, why not give your plants a little extra treat this spring by helping yourself to some free compost. To celebrate National Compost Awareness Week and thank the thousands of people in West Lancs who regularly compost garden rubbish, free compost will be available...

    17/04/2014
  26. Merseyside Transport Trust Easter Running Day 2014 southport

    Merseyside Transport Trust are holding their annual Easter Day event this year in Liverpool between The Pier Head, Mann Island ...

    Merseyside Transport Trust are holding their annual Easter Day event this year in Liverpool between The Pier Head, Mann Island & Broadway. Our event involves heritage former Liverpool Corporation/MPTE Buses running along routes they once served in days gone by, with a focus this year on the...

    17/04/2014
  27. Large Hole Upper Aughton Road-UPDATED southport

    A large hole has appeared in Upper Aughton Road Southport outside the Upsteps Pub. A stick has been placed in the hole to warn ...

    A large hole has appeared in Upper Aughton Road Southport outside the Upsteps Pub. A stick has been placed in the hole to warn motorists of the impending danger. The hole has now been cordoned off till it can be fixed.

    16/04/2014
  28. Poundland now 97p Land! southport

    The Poundland shop on Eastbank Street Southport now has posters in the window proclaiming that everything is 97p! In ...

    The Poundland shop on Eastbank Street Southport now has posters in the window proclaiming that everything is 97p! In Chapel Street the Poundworld store still has everything for a Pound.Will a price war break out?

    16/04/2014
  29. North West employment rises three times more than London southport

    Commenting on the figures for the North West, Employment Minister Esther McVey said: “The rise in the employment rate in the ...

    Commenting on the figures for the North West, Employment Minister Esther McVey said: “The rise in the employment rate in the North West was triple that of London in the last three months, and nationally, more and more businesses are hiring - so it's a credit to them that Britain is working...

    16/04/2014
  30. School Admissions 2014 southport

    90% of Sefton residents that applied for a primary school place have been offered their first choice school. Letters and emails ...

    90% of Sefton residents that applied for a primary school place have been offered their first choice school. Letters and emails have been sent on national offer day (April 16), informing parents/carers about the offer of a school place for their child for September, 2014. In total there were...

    16/04/2014
  31. Cannabis Farm Discovered Knowle Ave Southport southport

    Merseyside Police can confirm two people were arrested on Friday, 11 April following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Ainsdale. ...

    Merseyside Police can confirm two people were arrested on Friday, 11 April following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Ainsdale. Emergency services were called to a property on Knowle Avenue at about 10.50am to a report of water coming from the premises. Due to concern for the...

    16/04/2014
  32. Sunshine hotspots prove popular for Easter getaways via LJLA southport

    Staff at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) are once again gearing up for a busy Easter Bank Holiday weekend as travelers look ...

    Staff at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) are once again gearing up for a busy Easter Bank Holiday weekend as travelers look set to get away for a few days to somewhere warmer across Europe. The Airport predicts that the top five most popular sunshine routes this Easter are likely to...

    16/04/2014
  33. New Programme of Free Talks is Announced at The Atkinson southport

    The Atkinson’s popular monthly object of the month talks are backs for the summer season. This regular programme of short ...

    The Atkinson’s popular monthly object of the month talks are backs for the summer season. This regular programme of short gallery talks highlights different objects from the collections and each month focuses on a different object from paintings, print and sculpture to craft, costume and...

    16/04/2014
  34. Dean Smith receives community order for assault southport

    Dean Smith receives community order for assault DEAN SMITH BIRKDALE Age: 37 Assaulted victim by beating Assaulted a ...

    Dean Smith receives community order for assault DEAN SMITH BIRKDALE Age: 37 Assaulted victim by beating Assaulted a constable in the execution of their duty

    16/04/2014
  35. Easter Monday Southport v Halifax Town southport

    On Easter Monday Southport conclude their home Conference Skrill Premier season seeking a thirteenth victory at the Merseyrail ...

    On Easter Monday Southport conclude their home Conference Skrill Premier season seeking a thirteenth victory at the Merseyrail Community Stadium as they take on FC Halifax Town. It will be the 100th time the two sides have met (barring name changes) and is a big game for both sides and it...

    16/04/2014
  36. Revamp of subway linking Lime Street stations set to begin southport

    Work will begin next week to revamp the subway area that links Liverpool Lime Street's main line and underground stations, ahead ...

    Work will begin next week to revamp the subway area that links Liverpool Lime Street's main line and underground stations, ahead of a busy summer of events in the Liverpool city region. The £315,000 upgrade, commissioned and funded by Merseytravel and carried out by Merseyrail, will include...

    16/04/2014

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