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  1. Short Changed
    Started by said 10/10/2018

    The Daily Mail has reported today that the HMRC has advised Patisserie Valerie to close all its outlets due to a rather large sum owed in unpaid taxes.

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    10/10/2018 08:29 PM
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  2. Sainsbury's builders working in old Comet store
    Started by snoopster 08/10/2018

    Does anyone know if they are opening in that unit now?

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    10/10/2018 08:01 PM
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  3. What has happened at the Leicester Hotel?
    Started by The_Report 08/10/2018

    About town today, lots of people talking about some kind of bother involving police and someone being drunk urinating in a taxi... surprised by this a it's such a lovely place. It was one of the best in town. Lots of choice for hotels in Southport these days

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    10/10/2018 07:30 PM
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  4. Lollipop Men
    Started by Taxi Driver 26/09/2018

    Why do they insist in stopping the traffic as soon as a kid walks upto them, surely it would be better to wait a few seconds to give the kid the feeling of having to wait. The number of times I've seen the lollipop man stop the traffic when there has only been ONE car approaching instead of...

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    09/10/2018 09:26 PM
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  5. Labour Party misses its own deadline.
    Started by Hamble 08/10/2018

    "Labour has asked the press regulator Ipso to reopen a complaint against national newspaper coverage of Jeremy Corbyn’s 2014 trip to Tunisia after the party missed a deadline to provide paperwork. The press regulation complaint, the first on behalf of a senior serving politician, was filed in...

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    09/10/2018 09:06 PM
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  6. A581 Rufford to Croston Open on 10th
    Started by The PNP 07/10/2018

    Whilst enjoying todays bike ride (virtually traffic-free) via Croston, took opportunity to speak with workers on-site at refurbished rail bridge.....They assured the road (A581) that's been closed for 3 months, will be re-opened on Wednesday afternoon 10th October. ;)

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    09/10/2018 05:55 PM
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  7. National Service for the yobs
    Started by The_Report 08/10/2018

    Pier cafe has been smashed in, plant pots thrown over, shop windows broken, not to mention the guns, the knives and the acid attacks. When is enough is enough? Put these little tossers on to some kind of national service for 2 years from the age of 18 to 20... everybody wins

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    09/10/2018 11:16 AM
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  8. Airbrush and compressor
    Started by Ceam 08/10/2018

    Anyone know of somewhere local I can purchase an airbrush and compressor. New hobby level so nothing mentally expensive.

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    09/10/2018 10:50 AM
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  9. settee cleaning service
    Started by pegleg 06/10/2018

    Hi Could anybody recommend a settee cleaning service in Southport please Thanks in advance. pegleg:)

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    08/10/2018 09:10 PM
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  10. More houses or less people?
    Started by crocodile35 28/09/2018

    Do we need more houses,schools, hospitals etc or do we need less people wanting to live in our country?

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    08/10/2018 03:20 PM
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  11. Corbyn talks Brexit with Barnier.
    Started by Hamble 27/09/2018

    I bet he promised 'free movement of workers' on top of remaining in the Customs Union. A socialist leader undermining democracy! The man is a disgrace.

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    08/10/2018 12:20 PM
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  12. The Giants
    Started by said 06/10/2018

    Just got back from Liverpool. A group of us took the kids to see The Giants. The puppets are fantastic to watch and the kids were thrilled to see them but.......... The number of people was massive, so huge that the organisers could not control the crowds and had to make instantaneous changes to...

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    07/10/2018 10:01 PM
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  13. burning stinging eyes in the evening
    Started by thediscovolante 05/10/2018

    just wondering has anybody suffered burning stinging eyes of an evening,,,my neighbours and family in crossens marshside and banks have all suffered from this recently,,,im suspicious of the new incinerator nearby, or similar,,,you cant smell it but your eyes sting...query to the envoronment...

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    07/10/2018 09:37 PM
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  14. 11th Nov 2018 Danny Boyle: Formby Beach
    Started by Coastal99 06/10/2018

    Armistice Day, Danny Boyles beach takeover nationwide - including Formby Beach The public are invited to participate: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/en tertainment-arts-45760981

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    06/10/2018 09:20 PM
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  15. Wouldn't it make more sense
    Started by said 04/10/2018

    One of the greatest complaints of modern times is that there is a lack of space for cars to park, either outside private houses or in town itself. The reason for this is that when the roads were built, they were planned in accordance with the conditions at that time. Fewer people owned cars,...

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    05/10/2018 03:50 PM
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  16. Nobel Peace Prize 2018
    Started by Derek H 05/10/2018

    Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad are awarded the Peace prize. Congratulations. My apologies for typing error on original post - so access is denied.

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    05/10/2018 01:10 PM
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  17. Morons on the road
    Started by Blackrock 19/08/2018

    'Thanks' to the idiot coming along the slip road off Southport Road towards Tesco petrol station on Saturday afternoon, and who came straight across the junction by the entrance to The Old Duke, and then shouted 'D***head at me for trying to turn right in front of him. I've got news for you...

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    05/10/2018 11:43 AM
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  18. Nobel Peace prize 2018N:
    Started by Derek H 05/10/2018

    Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad are awarded the Peace Prize. Congratulations!

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    05/10/2018 10:14 AM
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  19. Golf Practice Net .
    Started by grassroots 04/10/2018

    Anyone know where I can buy one in Southport . Thanks in advance .

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    05/10/2018 10:04 AM
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  20. At 3yrs old Trump was an extraordinarily weathy toddler.
    Started by whiplash 03/10/2018

    Today he is still that.

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    04/10/2018 10:29 PM
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  21. I am a landlord
    Started by susanb 03/10/2018

    Tenant tells me central heating not working. Take a gas engineer in to look at it. Needs part. orders part. Arrange to go in Thursday afternoon. Tenant says in all day. We as landlords were there Thursday 2.15pm no answer. Tenant stated there all day Thursday. What do I do? Have to pay gas...

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    04/10/2018 06:56 PM
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  22. Disabled refused Access
    Started by Alikado 02/10/2018

    Busy Train, Wheelchair User wants to board train, Porter attends with Ramp. People stood in the wheelchair area so passenger told they cannot board. This is outrageous, those stood in the disabled area should have been told -SHIFT!

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    04/10/2018 12:48 PM
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  23. reborn dolls?
    Started by tillymint4 24/08/2006

    Wondered IF anyone could advise me as to where I could buy a 'reborn doll' from please, I searched the internet but the nearest place I can find is called Jack and Jills in Oldham! too far away. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

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    03/10/2018 10:49 PM
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  24. Where have all the Riccicles gone?
    Started by Hamble 03/10/2018

    If there is any in Southport supermarkets I can buy on my next visit.

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    03/10/2018 06:40 PM
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  25. Word of the day?
    Started by Hamble 03/10/2018

    Optimism! :d

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    03/10/2018 06:38 PM
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  26. What period of grace are you given
    Started by said 29/09/2018

    If you are sacked from a particular company for gross misconduct - how long is it before you can re-apply for a job with that company?

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    03/10/2018 01:27 PM
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  27. Bargain Buys to open on thursday.
    Started by whiplash 02/10/2018

    On Chapel St. Hope they do well.

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    03/10/2018 10:32 AM
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  28. The musical fireworks
    Started by whiplash 29/09/2018

    Doggy did not like them.:(

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    02/10/2018 09:34 PM
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  29. One of the greatest.
    Started by shippy 02/10/2018

    Charles Aznavour passed away yesterday at the age of 94 years . RIP He was one of my most favourite singers. Great voice https://youtu.be/nxaZMreym88 https://youtu.be/WEjoVg07rIE

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    02/10/2018 02:43 PM
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  30. Labelling for potential food allergies
    Started by *concerned* 01/10/2018

    IF you have a food allergy that when triggered can cause an anaphylactic shock, why take a chance and buy food or snacks from takeaways etc. Why take a chance that something could be either mislabelled or a vital ingredient not included.

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    02/10/2018 11:14 AM
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  31. Previous posts
    Started by bambi275 01/10/2018

    I wrote a post in here after my Dad passed in Dec 2014. I'm trying to find it again, have tried using the Search Forum button post but can't locate it. Can anyone help please?

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    01/10/2018 12:07 PM
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  32. Tommy Fleetwood
    Started by K-T 30/09/2018

    Having watched Southport golfer Tommy Fleetwood perform brilliantly in yesterday's leg of the Ryder Cup, and seeing the article on the FRONT PAGE of the SUNDAY TIMES - "Golf rookie Tommy tames the Tiger", I was keen to see all the talk and accolades on Southport's local website! Where is it????

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    01/10/2018 10:34 AM
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  33. Teletext Ceefax.
    Started by Hamble 29/09/2018

    Apparently some people miss it. Any pangs of nostalgia?:d

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    01/10/2018 12:00 AM
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  34. Lets have a bit of fun.
    Started by Alikado 27/08/2012

    A guy goes to the doctor suffering from inexplicable but excruciating headaches. "Do you smoke?" says the doctor. "No." "Do you drink alcohol?" "No."

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    29/09/2018 03:40 PM
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  35. Local Councillor not replying to emails
    Started by signalnorth 28/09/2018

    How incompetent/rude is your local Councillor? I ask because mine has failed to respond in any kind to any of my three polite requests for help over the last 18 months regarding two different matters. I'm really looking forward to him coming around looking for my vote at some point.Yes I'm talking...

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    29/09/2018 10:56 AM
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  36. Tulket St carpark ANPR
    Started by gsgsgs 28/09/2018

    The car park above Sports Direct is supposed to pick up your vehicle reg as you drive in when you leave you enter part of your reg and your shown a photo (or photos if more than one picked up) to select your car, you then pay the required amount. The last few times I've been nothing is...

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    29/09/2018 10:28 AM
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