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  1. .gb.com domain name to end soon. southport

    This extension was sunsetted on 29th April 2016 by the registry operator Centralnic. Today, it is no longer possible to ...

    This extension was sunsetted on 29th April 2016 by the registry operator Centralnic. Today, it is no longer possible to register and renew domain names under this extension. On April 30, 2017, any remaining .GB.COM domains will be deactivated. The gb.com domain is ending soon so affects...

    30/04/2017
  2. Rosie Cooper MP on the Burscough Curves southport

    West Lancashire MP Rosie is determined the Transport Secretarys commitment to consider the reinstatement of the Burscough Curves ...

    West Lancashire MP Rosie is determined the Transport Secretary’s commitment to consider the reinstatement of the Burscough Curves will not be just another empty promise. MP Rosie has been campaigning for several years for the reinstatement of the Burscough Curves to provide connections between...

    25/04/2017
  3. Over 2000 Lincoln City fans expected for Saturdays match southport

    There promises to be a great atmosphere at the Merseyrail Community Stadium this Saturday as Southport take on Champions Lincoln ...

    There promises to be a great atmosphere at the Merseyrail Community Stadium this Saturday as Southport take on Champions Lincoln City(ko 12.15). This will be Southport's last match in the National League as they face at least one season in the National League North. After the shock...

    25/04/2017
  4. Green-Fingered Friends of Duke Street Park southport

    A number of garden enthusiasts have been making their mark on the local area. Eight volunteers have joined forces to create ...

    A number of garden enthusiasts have been making their mark on the local area. Eight volunteers have joined forces to create a new Friends of Duke Street Park group in Formby. Working together with Sefton Council’s parks and greenspaces service, the group are helping to make...

    25/04/2017
  5. Charity Fashion Show and Sale southport

    On Tuesday 30th May Queenscourt Hospice are hosting a Fashion Show with all the clothes that are modelled available for guests to ...

    On Tuesday 30th May Queenscourt Hospice are hosting a Fashion Show with all the clothes that are modelled available for guests to buy on the night. The clothes on offer will be well known high street brands at discount prices, sizes 10 to 22 providing an excellent opportunity for you to update...

    25/04/2017
  6. Pigeon killer on the loose southport

    There are dead Pigeons littering the town centre today. The Pigeons show no signs of a struggle and look as if they have been ...

    There are dead Pigeons littering the town centre today. The Pigeons show no signs of a struggle and look as if they have been shot as they only have single wounds. In the UK, pigeons are covered under the "General Licences" and can be humanely culled by the land owner or their agent for a...

    25/04/2017
  7. Burscough Richmond 1. Blackpool Wren Rovers 1 (5 4 after penalties) southport

    Lancashire Amateur Shield Final County ground Leyland Friday 21st April Burscough Richmond 1. Blackpool Wren Rovers 1 (5 4 ...

    Lancashire Amateur Shield Final County ground Leyland Friday 21st April Burscough Richmond 1. Blackpool Wren Rovers 1 (5 – 4 after penalties) It was third time lucky for Burscough Richmond in the Lancashire Amateur Shield Final on Friday evening! But it took six penalties and a goal in...

    25/04/2017
  8. Seafront Gardens to unveil new Toposcope southport

    Members of local community group Friends of Waterloo Seafront Gardens will be unveiling the latest addition to Adelaide Garden ...

    Members of local community group Friends of Waterloo Seafront Gardens will be unveiling the latest addition to Adelaide Garden this week – a new toposcope which will take pride of place in the historic gardens. Image courtesy of Waterloo Seafront Gardens Facebook (Carl Davies) Thanks to a...

    25/04/2017
  9. This day didnt drag-on for MG classic car fans! southport

    The 23rd of April is a patriotic one for the English and for once St. Georges Day actually fell on our annual West Lancs. MG ...

    The 23rd of April is a patriotic one for the English and for once St. George’s Day actually fell on our annual West Lancs. MG Owners Club ‘Sunday Drive it Day’. Ray Travies - who organises our runs - thought it was about time that St George went to ‘Meet the Dragon’! We all met up at the...

    25/04/2017
  10. Step into spring with fun May parks events southport

    A bank holiday walk through beautiful West Lancashire countryside starts May off on the right foot as the first of a programme of ...

    A bank holiday walk through beautiful West Lancashire countryside starts May off on the right foot as the first of a programme of free local parks events. All these events start at 10am, apart from the Medieval Weekend which takes place between 11am and 4pm, and are organised by West Lancashire...

    25/04/2017
  11. Community groups given a boost southport

    Living Well Sefton has announced it is launching the second round of its Community Resilience Grant to support local community ...

    Living Well Sefton has announced it is launching the second round of its Community Resilience Grant to support local community groups and individuals in delivering health and wellbeing projects. The grants have already benefited many communities when the first round of funding was distributed at...

    25/04/2017
  12. Meols Ward Advice southport

    Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 27th April. ...

    Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 27th April. 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,...

    24/04/2017
  13. Find out more about adoption at an information event southport

    Lancashire County Council is asking people to think about growing their family through adoption. A special event will be held ...

    Lancashire County Council is asking people to think about growing their family through adoption. A special event will be held at County Hall to help people find out about adoption and the process involved. The information evening takes place on Tuesday 9 May for anyone thinking about...

    24/04/2017
  14. Carer backs campaign urging people in the North West to unite against dementia southport

    Alzheimer's Society launches a new campaign today (Monday 24 April) calling on people in the North West to set aside their ...

    Alzheimer's Society launches a new campaign today (Monday 24 April) calling on people in the North West to set aside their differences - from age to tastes and social standing to political allegiances - and unite in the fight against dementia, as it's set to become the 21st century's biggest...

    24/04/2017
  15. Warning to residents after fly-tipping case southport

    Residents are being warned by West Lancashire Borough Council that fly-tipping is a criminal offence no matter what the ...

    Residents are being warned by West Lancashire Borough Council that fly-tipping is a criminal offence no matter what the circumstances. This message is being issued after Peter Hornby was fined £500 and ordered to pay £766 costs and a £50 victim surcharge at Wigan Magistrates Court for dumping...

    24/04/2017
  16. Southport Fashion Weekend southport

    SOUTHPORT FASHION WEEKEND will be taking place this year across the town at THREE VENUES between 19th - 21st May 2017. * ...

    SOUTHPORT FASHION WEEKEND will be taking place this year across the town at THREE VENUES between 19th - 21st May 2017. * *FRIDAY 19TH MAY - **SOUTHPORT BLACK TIE GALA DINNER @ BOLD HOTEL* ** SATURDAY 20TH MAY - UK JUNIOR FASHION FESTIVAL @ PLEASURELAND* ** SUNDAY 21ST MAY - THE SOUTHPORT...

    24/04/2017
  17. Woodlands The Woodlands Animal Sanctuary family southport

    At any one time there could be up to 350 animals on site in the care of Woodlands Animal Sanctuary. That is only possible due to ...

    At any one time there could be up to 350 animals on site in the care of Woodlands Animal Sanctuary. That is only possible due to the dedicated team of staff, volunteers and the board of trustees who work tirelessly to make this operation run smoothly and to help so many sick, injured and abandoned...

    24/04/2017
  18. Public safety threatened by possible break in emergency communications southport

    Government has not put in place contingency plans for delays In the report, the Committee warns that a plan to take part of ...

    Government has not put in place contingency plans for delays In the report, the Committee warns that a plan to take part of the existing communications system out of service early "strikes a major, potentially catastrophic blow to the ability of our emergency services to carry out their job and...

    24/04/2017
  19. Liverpools Iconic Ferry Set to Dazzle for Another Two Years southport

    Everybody Razzle Dazzle, Sir Peter Blakes artwork for the Mersey Ferry Snowdrop commissioned by Liverpool Biennial, 14-18 NOW: ...

    Everybody Razzle Dazzle, Sir Peter Blake’s artwork for the Mersey Ferry Snowdrop commissioned by Liverpool Biennial, 14-18 NOW: WW1 Centenary Art Commissions and Tate Liverpool, is to be kept until its next major scheduled service at the beginning of 2019. The Snowdrop was due to be...

    24/04/2017
  20. Merseyside Police supports Merseyside Mermaids launch. southport

    Merseyside Police is supporting a new specialist support group for the families dealing with the challenges of gender diversity. ...

    Merseyside Police is supporting a new specialist support group for the families dealing with the challenges of gender diversity. Mermaids launced its Merseyside group on Saturday 22 April with the aim of achieving the best possible outcome for gender variant children and young people. The...

    24/04/2017
  21. Vandals push over wall in Beach Priory Gardens southport

    Southport's tribe of mindless vandals have been out again this time in Beach Priory Gardens pushing over a wall. Anyone with ...

    Southport's tribe of mindless vandals have been out again this time in Beach Priory Gardens pushing over a wall. Anyone with information is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

    24/04/2017
  22. CLA welcomes scrapping of plans to increase probate fees southport

    Following a campaign by the CLA and others, the Government has dropped plans that would have seen probate fees rise from ...

    Following a campaign by the CLA and others, the Government has dropped plans that would have seen probate fees rise from £155 up to £20,000 for some estates in England and Wales. The Ministry of Justice said there was now not enough time for the legislation – dubbed a “stealth death tax” by...

    24/04/2017
  23. Ormskirk and district snooker league results southport

    This week saw the conclusion of matches in Division One of the Ormskirk & District Amateur Snooker League. This match was ...

    This week saw the conclusion of matches in Division One of the Ormskirk & District Amateur Snooker League. This match was carried over from late January and what a very important encounter it proved to be as it had a huge bearing on the destination of the Division One Merit League. The...

    23/04/2017
  24. 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 ...

    The next meeting of Southport Access for Everyone will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG on Monday 24th April at 7 pm. The premises are fully accessible for wheelchair users with adequate car parking facilities. Light refreshments will be served before...

    23/04/2017
  25. Tranmere Rovers 4 Southport 1 southport

    James Norwood and Connor Jennings both struck twice as Tranmere guaranteed the runners-up spot in the National League with a ...

    James Norwood and Connor Jennings both struck twice as Tranmere guaranteed the runners-up spot in the National League with a routine victory over relegated Southport. Lincoln's win earlier in the day meant Rovers could not catch them in the race for the title, but it failed to curb their effort....

    22/04/2017
  26. Southport Antique Fever southport

    Wednesday 4-30pm 26th April 2017 BBC1 airs the first of two "PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS " antique TV programs from ...

    Wednesday 4-30pm 26th April 2017 BBC1 airs the first of two "PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS " antique TV programs from Southport. The second is aired on Thursday at 4-30pm 27th April 2017 BBC 1 "PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS " antique TV show is becoming another hit in a long line of...

    22/04/2017
  27. Morrisons recalls Trimmed Beans southport

    Morrisons recalls Trimmed Beans . Morrisons is recalling certain batches of its Trimmed Beans because they may contain small ...

    Morrisons recalls Trimmed Beans . Morrisons is recalling certain batches of its Trimmed Beans because they may contain small pieces of metal. Product: Trimmed Beans Pack size: 170g ‘Display until’ dates: 22 April 2017, 23 April 2017 and 24 April 2017 No other Morrisons products are known...

    22/04/2017
  28. Happy retirement to Wesley Street butcher Graham Jones southport

    Graham Jones who has worked in Graham Eyes butchers in Wesley Street for over twenty years is hanging up his chopper and retiring. ...

    Graham Jones who has worked in Graham Eyes butchers in Wesley Street for over twenty years is hanging up his chopper and retiring. He will be missed by all his loyal customers as he heads off to Thailand with his wife for a life in the sun. Happy retirement Graham.

    22/04/2017
  29. BBC Radio 2 play-listed Jo Harman, to play The Atkinson southport

    Fresh from being BBC Radio 2 play-listed, international touring and recording artist Jo Harman is playing The Atkinson on Friday ...

    Fresh from being BBC Radio 2 play-listed, international touring and recording artist Jo Harman is playing The Atkinson on Friday 16 June. She brings her own style of Soul, Blues, Gospel and Beatles-worthy pop to her new album that is rooted in the classic, timeless music of past...

    22/04/2017
  30. Tax-Free Childcare launches for children under four southport

    Childcare support now available for parents. Working parents can start applying for two new government childcare schemes ...

    Childcare support now available for parents. Working parents can start applying for two new government childcare schemes launching this year – Tax-Free Childcare which begins immediately and 30 hours free childcare which starts in September. This means that working parents of children,...

    22/04/2017
  31. Planned roadworks in the North West southport

    Planned road works in the North West summary for Monday 24 to Sunday 30 April 2017. The following summary of planned new ...

    Planned road works in the North West– summary for Monday 24 to Sunday 30 April 2017. The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 21 April and could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances....

    21/04/2017
  32. Southport College hosts The Open recruitment day southport

    The world's oldest golf championship tees off at Royal Birkdale Golf Club this summer and, in preparation for the event, Southport ...

    The world's oldest golf championship tees off at Royal Birkdale Golf Club this summer and, in preparation for the event, Southport College are holding an Open Recruitment Day on Monday 24th April. Royal Birkdale Golf Club is to host the 146th The Open which will make its tenth visit to the...

    21/04/2017
  33. Travellers now on Broom's Cross Road southport

    The group of Travellers that left the Kew P&R in a disgusting state have now set up camp on Broom's Cross Road in Netherton. ...

    The group of Travellers that left the Kew P&R in a disgusting state have now set up camp on Broom's Cross Road in Netherton. Motorists heading into Sefton a greeted with the site of at least 15 caravans parked up on the recently opened A5758. No doubt there will be piles of rubbish left there...

    21/04/2017
  34. Flytipping Prosecution southport

    A Wirral man has been fined £400 for flytipping waste in Sefton. Francis Berry (59), of Cromer Drive, Wallasey pleaded ...

    A Wirral man has been fined £400 for flytipping waste in Sefton. Francis Berry (59), of Cromer Drive, Wallasey pleaded guilty to dumping waste at Crosby Marina at a hearing at South Sefton Magistrates Court on April 18. This followed an incident where rubbish was left at Crosby Coastal Park...

    21/04/2017
  35. Tenants warned to treat neighbours with respect or face eviction southport

    West Lancashire Borough Council tenants are being warned they could lose their homes if they behave in a racist or abusive manner ...

    West Lancashire Borough Council tenants are being warned they could lose their homes if they behave in a racist or abusive manner towards their neighbours. The message is being issued after a tenant, Keith Edwards, aged 51, of Alma Court, Up Holland, faced eviction proceedings after being...

    21/04/2017
  36. Sefton bus network changes set to be implemented southport

    Changes to Sefton bus services as part of the on-going bus network reviews, aimed at creating a simpler, clearer network across ...

    Changes to Sefton bus services as part of the on-going bus network reviews, aimed at creating a simpler, clearer network across the city region, are set to be introduced on Sunday (23rd April). Improvements to services in Sefton include:- Improved link between Maghull and Aintree...

    21/04/2017

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