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  1. 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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  2. public open space going
    Started by katycolin 29/09/2018

    i understand that sefton are now going to lease out russell rd playing fields another public open space that could disappear for the public to use. As a kid i used to play in kew woods and sometimes go fishing there now the lake is used for a private club only .i enjoyed walking through victoria...

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    29/09/2018 09:40 AM
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  3. Bad driving in southport
    Started by carcamera 23/09/2018

    https://youtu.be/cWOL8yznGe4

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    29/09/2018 04:04 AM
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  4. 6000 caught by Speed Camera
    Started by Alikado 12/09/2018

    Over 6000 have been caught by the average speed cameras at Banks in the first year of operation. https://www.liverpoolecho.co. uk/news/average-speed-cameras- catch-6000-15136766

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    28/09/2018 12:54 PM
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  5. Useless add on's.
    Started by Hamble 26/09/2018

    Does anyone actually use the ribbons on tops and dresses to hang them up on? If I leave them on my arm go's in the loop. I have a box full of snipped off ribbon's.

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    27/09/2018 09:27 PM
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  6. Any Drone flying experts?
    Started by roughjustice 25/09/2018

    I appreciate that to fly a drone for commercial benefit requires all sorts of licensing etc, but I need a few HiRes images of my property from the air and google earth doesn't cut it.... Does anybody on here fancy assisting by 'practising' over my house...and if they happen to mention something...

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    27/09/2018 09:12 PM
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  7. What exactly is Political Correctness
    Started by said 22/09/2018

    Political Correctness has become a huge problem among society. The effect is to stop free speech and prevent people speaking the truth. This aspect introduced by a mostly young society has become popular with the advent of social media. Social media has allowed singular persons, taking a personal...

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    27/09/2018 06:59 PM
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  8. Talking Of Speed Limits.
    Started by Taxi Driver 26/09/2018

    Can anyone remember the last stretch of road IN Southport that used to be 40mph? This is IN Southport, so it's not Banks, Scarisbrick, Halsall or Formby.

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    27/09/2018 02:18 PM
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  9. Labour plans to force company share's giveaway.
    Started by Hamble 24/09/2018

    Labour plan taking 10% from a company away from its current owners to stick in a fund for the workers and the government's benefit. For a start, the workers will not be able to buy and sell the shares - so they won't really "own" them in a traditional sense. They will be eligible to receive...

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    26/09/2018 07:14 PM
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  10. Southport promotional film 1975
    Started by gsgsgs 24/09/2018

    https://youtu.be/w6MyE-ptbK8

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    26/09/2018 05:26 PM
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  11. Can anyone tell me please?
    Started by anna62 25/09/2018

    Hi, Trying to buy tickets for the fireworks this weekend and can't access web page, Can anyone tell me if you can pay at the gate? i have perused the info page but it doesn't say if you can/can't. Thank you :)

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    25/09/2018 08:53 PM
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  12. Red face What makes you happy
    Started by Blackrock 17/09/2018

    For me - a man of simple tastes - happiness is a comfortable pair of shoes or relaxing in a nice chair in front of a real flame fire when it's cold outside. What makes you happy ?

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    25/09/2018 08:29 PM
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  13. International Driving permit and passports
    Started by *concerned* 13/09/2018

    So, its suggested in the news we 'may' need an International Driving Permit, also its possible that our passport needs to be valid for longer than 6 months. Not a big deal really, wonder how the other 27 EU countries will feel about this - as they too will need an International Driving Permit to...

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    25/09/2018 07:10 PM
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  14. Broadband issues
    Started by bambi275 24/09/2018

    Oops!

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    25/09/2018 03:00 PM
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  15. The Gap thread
    Started by Albion102 23/09/2018

    The site is slipping, no gap thread this year ?

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    25/09/2018 02:53 PM
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  16. Brexit
    Started by crocodile35 23/09/2018

    Should the United Kingdom remain in the European Union or leave the European Union? The country voted leave. Not leave bits and stay in bits but leave. Why are we still in?

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    25/09/2018 10:38 AM
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  17. Hooray Strictly Come Dancing is back.
    Started by whiplash 22/09/2018

    That's my Saturday night sorted.:)

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    25/09/2018 10:17 AM
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  18. The TV is on the blink.
    Started by whiplash 19/09/2018

    Is it due to the wind?

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    23/09/2018 10:24 PM
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  19. phone scam.
    Started by ecosi 20/09/2018

    I live in Southport and have just received a phone call supposedly from British telecom to advise me that my internet is faulty. The number that called is 01422182279. When I tried to return the call it comes up as not a real number. I suspected as much and fortunately I gave out no information. Be...

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    23/09/2018 05:28 PM
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  20. 20 mph Zone - Accidents reduced by 65 percent
    Started by Alikado 19/09/2018

    Cheshire West & Chester introduced 20mph Zones in 2016 and it has lead to 65% reduction in accidents and 40% in the 'Killed & Seriously Injured' category. Surely it is time to expand and extend these zones and bring them into the villages and country roads. ...

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    22/09/2018 01:25 PM
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  21. Chapel Street Changes
    Started by said 19/09/2018

    Is it OK to cycle down Chapel Street now? There does not seem to be any enforcement to prevent it as there used to be. In fact, today a Police Car drove slowly down the central lane of the pedestrianised area, with a cyclist casually following close to its back bumper. The cyclist turned off...

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    21/09/2018 09:23 PM
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  22. Former England star Rodwell in court
    Started by Coastal99 21/09/2018

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sp ort/sportsnews/article-6193139 /Former-England-midfielder-Jac k-Rodwell-appears-court-six-mo nth-driving-ban.html

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    21/09/2018 02:51 PM
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  23. Grey bin overflowing with dog poop bags
    Started by Ted Baker 17/09/2018

    I was walking my dog past that new nursing home under construction on the corner of Oxford Road and Westbourne Road in Birkdale. I noticed that there is a grey council wheelie bin on the pavement directly outside it on the pavement. There are a number of dog poop bags placed on top of the lid and...

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    20/09/2018 05:36 PM
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  24. 3 in near miss on a Birkdale Rail Crossing
    Started by Alikado 13/09/2018

    3 people had a near miss recently on Crescent Rd rail crossing, a train went through and they started to cross unaware of another train approaching. How many more are going to have to die before something is done about these half barrier crossings, this could easily have been another three. ...

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    20/09/2018 11:30 AM
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  25. Jacks
    Started by whiplash 19/09/2018

    Tesco new mini stores.

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    19/09/2018 09:18 PM
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  26. The UK's ugliest buildings
    Started by said 10/09/2018

    So far the voting has put the Shankly Hotel, Liverpool in second place for the UK's ugliest buildings. Who on earth allowed this monstrosity to be built completely ruining the vista of a famous historical building? It would appear that the architect has not gone much further than primary school...

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    19/09/2018 09:08 PM
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  27. Should Tommy Robinson be allowed to join UKIP
    Started by said 10/09/2018

    Tommy Robinson claims that he is a patriot of Britain. Should he be allowed to join the patriotic UKIP party?

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    19/09/2018 09:06 PM
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  28. Football
    Started by Dizzy67 19/09/2018

    Does anyone know of any pub in Southport that will be showing the Liverpool match on Saturday. I know the volley on Eastbank Street used to show all the Liverpool games but it's changed hands and name now.

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    19/09/2018 05:48 PM
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  29. Monkman and Seagull Genius Guide to Britain
    Started by gsgsgs 18/09/2018

    Bit of a bonkers watch but Southport's Lawn Mower Museum is it. https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer /episode/b0bl1vp2/monkman-seag ulls-genius-guide-to-britain-s eries-1-1-england

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    19/09/2018 09:09 AM
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  30. Do you agree, neatly put or what
    Started by said 12/09/2018

    The other day I was by our garden gate weeding the flower bed and our neighbours, who are committed socialists walked past on the way home from walking their dog with their little girl. We started chatting and I asked the little girl what she would do if she became Prime Minister when she grew...

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    16/09/2018 10:32 PM
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  31. Save the Trees with Sefton Council
    Started by Ric 15/09/2018

    It would appear it's not just signs !

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    16/09/2018 08:40 PM
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  32. Customer Relations (Chinese Style)
    Started by Styx 14/09/2018

    https://www.independent.co.uk/ news/business/news/dead-rat-in -food-china-restaurant-xiabuxi abu-pregnant-customer-a8535906 .html Somehow, I don't think that she will become a regular. :eek:

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    16/09/2018 08:04 PM
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  33. More incidents on One Man Operated Trams
    Started by Alikado 11/09/2018

    More compelling evidence that One Man Operation is unsafe and should be abandoned, the only places that it seems to be successful are where there are multiple platform staff to ensure the safety before departure. ...

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    16/09/2018 10:48 AM
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  34. Is the Fox and Goose still closed?
    Started by Smythe 15/09/2018

    And if it isn't, has anyone been in recently? What's it like now? Thanks in advance. S

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    15/09/2018 10:09 PM
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  35. Regulations on car boot.
    Started by ausard2 03/09/2018

    Recently , noticed no meat man in attendance. Hey it's a market and yet they say you can't sell food. Don't know of any other car boot where there isn't 2, 3or 4 chuck wagons. Did notice the other week people with body cams and clip board walking round. Someone when asked , said they were...

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    15/09/2018 09:17 PM
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  36. European Parliament endorses upload filters and link tax
    Started by Styx 12/09/2018

    European Parliament endorses upload filters and “link tax” https://juliareda.eu/2018/09/ ep-endorses-upload-filters/ Link Tax. https://juliareda.eu/eu-copyr ight-reform/extra-copyright-fo r-news-sites/ Censorship machines (Article 13)

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    14/09/2018 10:26 PM
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