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  1. Barton
    Started by bensherman 23/12/2017

    We've had the Tory leaflet for Dukes Ward. Barton is obsessed with having himself in every photo. If I vote at all, it will be AGAINST him. I must study again Armstrong and Aldrin's photos from the moon. I have no doubt Barton will be on there.

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    11/01/2018 12:17 AM
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  2. Dreaded lurgi
    Started by roving-eye 10/01/2018

    I have the dreaded lurgi, coughing up copious amounts of green stuff:( Not had anything like this in years..fed up:(:(

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    10/01/2018 06:54 PM
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  3. False Reporting in the Media
    Started by said 08/01/2018

    Are the media still publishing false reports? It was claimed today that Mr. Anderson stated that he believes in the Nolan Principles? The “Nolan principles” The seven principles of Public Life. Selflessness Integrity Objectivity Accountability Openness Honesty Leadership

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    10/01/2018 01:31 PM
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  4. Rest in peace Tommy Lawrence.
    Started by grassroots 10/01/2018

    Former Liverpool goalkeeper Tommy has passed away aged 77. RIP.

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    10/01/2018 11:55 AM
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  5. Help please :(
    Started by chaos&mayhem 10/01/2018

    Plese could anyone in the Kensington Rd area check sheds/outhouses for my daughters cat Jasey. She is a very fluffy long haired tabby cat, is chipped, neutered and wearing a blue collar. We haven't seen her since late on Sunday evening and we are very concerned about her. Thankyou for taking the...

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    10/01/2018 08:07 AM
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  6. Bullying
    Started by said 09/01/2018

    Bullying has always been a part of school life! During my own school days it was a matter of 'Put up or live with it' But since schools provide the opportunity for 'gang bullying', young people do need help in dealing with any such issues and generally the teaching staff have acted to stop this. ...

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    09/01/2018 08:55 PM
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  7. Bbc cut backs - breaking news
    Started by theantiquesman 09/01/2018

    AGAIN QLOCAL is first with the news. (FAKE NEWS) The BBC has decided to cut back on expenses. The first show to be hit is the very popular antique show ANTIQUE ROAD TRIP. Instead the likes of shows favourite, Charles Hanson driving around in high priced rented vintage cars it has been...

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    09/01/2018 08:01 PM
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  8. Visitor's gripes.
    Started by Hamble 28/12/2017

    Mumsnet had a discussion on the lack of amenities suffered when staying with people over Christmas. Top gripes were. 1.No gravy at dinner. 2.No lock on the toilet door. 3.&4.no spare hairdryer or bin in the bathroom. Can anyone add or sympathise with the above?:d

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    09/01/2018 06:26 PM
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  9. Data Base Error
    Started by said 05/01/2018

    I keep getting a Data Base Error - my computer is not working so well either.

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    09/01/2018 12:19 PM
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  10. Recommendations please
    Started by anna62 07/01/2018

    Hi all, and Happy New Year! Can anyone recommend someone to install a loft ladder please? Would appreciate any comments good or bad. Thanks Anna

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    08/01/2018 03:55 PM
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  11. Meet my little aqua-friend, 'Mavis'
    Started by KissThis 26/12/2017

    Quite unusual, but an enchanting little pet :)

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    07/01/2018 11:08 PM
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  12. Storm Eleanor
    Started by Hamble 02/01/2018

    Threatening North West Coastal areas. Are you ready dear sandgrounders?

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    06/01/2018 08:44 PM
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  13. Victoria
    Started by said 05/01/2018

    The statue of Queen Victoria at the top end of Neville Street? Should the statue be facing out over the sea? Or should it be facing toward the town? My view is that it should be facing over the sea, as it is in Yorkshire, but Harwich has the statue with Victoria's back to the sea. My...

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    06/01/2018 05:31 PM
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  14. First course
    Started by said 05/01/2018

    This is my first course of Michelin style dining - hope you like it?

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    06/01/2018 05:18 PM
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  15. Dimplex Opti-myst fires
    Started by Blackrock 05/01/2018

    Does anyone own one of these and have you had a problem like mine? My 'wood burner' stove stopped producing the 'smoke' vapour a week before Christmas and although I tried the usual cleaning and checking cables etc, nothing worked. I've tried it a couple of times since with no luck, but to-day...

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    05/01/2018 11:30 PM
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  16. Is it More or Less
    Started by said 04/01/2018

    If you have a minority group of people, and if some of those leave the group - would those people then be classed as a lesser minority group or a greater minority group of people?

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    05/01/2018 10:59 PM
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  17. Have you lost your pet rabbit? (Ormskirk area)
    Started by KissThis 04/01/2018

    A beautiful male rabbit has been handed in to Rufford vets (Holly Lane branch) He is in lovely condition and looks very well cared for. If you know who may be searching for their bunny, or if you have lost your own pet rabbit, the number to contact is 01704821204 with full description.

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    05/01/2018 07:43 PM
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  18. Dept. for Education Consultation on T level programmes
    Started by VB123 05/01/2018

    For anyone who wishes to take part in the Dept. for Education’s consultation on the implementation of T Level programmes, you have until 8 February 2018 (details in the following link). ...

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    05/01/2018 07:14 PM
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  19. Thumbs up Billy rimmer's tea room
    Started by thunderbird4 28/12/2017

    Hi, Was wondering if anyone knows when the tea rooms/cafe opposite Dobbies will be open again. Last time I was in there before Christmas, I thought they said they would be open today (Thursday). Are they shut until January any ideas folk

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    05/01/2018 01:17 AM
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  20. How does that Happen............
    Started by said 01/01/2018

    A concrete car park, built less than ten years ago is on fire in Liverpool. One car is said to have caught light and exploded and almost every car on various levels have been burned out and the building is now unstable. Can anyone explain how this could happen?

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    04/01/2018 10:12 PM
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  21. Got a duel fuel fire for Christmas.
    Started by whiplash 24/12/2017

    It's too hot. Heating off all doors open,cosy. Just love watching the flames,,,,,better than watching the tv.

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    04/01/2018 01:11 PM
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  22. Town Lane building site.
    Started by grassroots 28/12/2017

    Does anyone know what is being build between the hospital and the GPs surgery on Town Lane .

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    03/01/2018 02:22 PM
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  23. Hays Travel, good news
    Started by DixieRoy 02/01/2018

    Went there this morning to buy some euros, very pleasant young lady, and a really smooth transaction. The surprise came when she habded over my euros, if you have any left when you come home, we will buy them back at the same rate at which we sold them to you. Now that is excellent, as the other...

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    03/01/2018 12:44 PM
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  24. Homeless Campers
    Started by said 28/12/2017

    Today in the news it is published that two people with two dogs, have set up a camp on side of the Marine Lake because they are homeless. Why would anyone set up a tent where it is wide open to the elements and away from any shelter in this cold weather?

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    03/01/2018 11:11 AM
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  25. Easter Eggs.
    Started by grassroots 02/01/2018

    Anyone seen any yet , :D:D:D.

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    03/01/2018 01:20 AM
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  26. Hard or Soft Water
    Started by Coastal99 21/12/2017

    Does Southport have a Hard or Soft water ? And anyone know where our water is supplied from ?

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    01/01/2018 05:46 PM
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  27. How does the country manage to keep going?
    Started by said 28/12/2017

    A few months ago, I had reason to contact Tower Hamlets council offices in London with a complaint. Not only did I receive confusing and totally unrelated excuses on the phone, twice my letters were ignored by the same person being off sick just weeks apart, my complaint was referred to various...

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    01/01/2018 05:42 PM
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  28. Time to get planning
    Started by mike1979 01/01/2018

    Only another 6 years till The borough of Sefton is 50 years old. What can we do to celebrate hahaha 🤣🠂

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    01/01/2018 05:33 PM
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  29. Q local.
    Started by grassroots 31/12/2017

    To all posters and admin, Wishing you all a happy and peaceful 2018.

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    01/01/2018 02:38 PM
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  30. New Years Honours
    Started by Alikado 30/12/2017

    A couple of locals included;- Former Southport Centre Half Eric 'Chopper' Harrison gets an MBE for 'Services to Football' http://www.manchestereveningn ews.co.uk/sport/football/manch ester-united-eric-harrison-mbe -14093944 Southport born singer gets the OBE. ...

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    01/01/2018 12:49 AM
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  31. As the year of 2017 draws closer to it's completion...
    Started by KissThis 31/12/2017

    I would like to wish everyone strength, peace of mind, hope and happiness throughout the year to come. For those awaiting the arrival of 2018 with heavy hearts, I wish you comfort and light. My own wish, or at least my own personal main wish for 2018 is simply for peace, as in peace of mind and...

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    31/12/2017 05:57 PM
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  32. Crescent Road Crossing
    Started by wellinever 31/12/2017

    I walked over Crescent Road crossing yesterday and there were flowers there. Has there been an accident?

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    31/12/2017 12:53 PM
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  33. Xmas Parking
    Started by Kafoozalum 30/12/2017

    I don't know whether Southport Traders have had a good or bad run up to Xmas this year, but the lack of initiative regards parking to attract visitors will not have helped. Last week we went to Blackpool to visit The Tower Ballroom and were delighted to find that in the 3 main town center car...

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    30/12/2017 05:08 PM
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  34. Minimum age of responsibility
    Started by said 26/12/2017

    Should the minimum prosecution age be raised, At present, the minimum age is 10 years old where a child can be arrested and prosecuted - it is being debated now, to raise that age to twelve years old. I strongly disagree with raising the minimum age - there are hundreds of young people. even...

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    30/12/2017 03:23 PM
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  35. Hospitalised
    Started by grassroots 26/12/2017

    Good evening from my bed in SDH. Admittedly 1pm . Look like a night in the corridor of casualty. But as always the staff are fab .

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    29/12/2017 09:11 PM
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  36. Tarleton Bypass
    Started by chrismatt. 27/12/2017

    Delays on the A565 towards Southport; looks like a lorry has skidded across the road

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    29/12/2017 09:08 PM
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