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  1. Del
    Started by pedoja 04/07/2018

    Is that OUR 'Del' on TV this afternoon? Channel 4 ! Come Dine with me!

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    04/07/2018 09:19 PM
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  2. All change
    Started by said 04/07/2018

    Clinton Cards have put in a planning application for change of use to become a restaurant/cafe! What would be nice would all the shops on Chapel Street being restaurants/ cafes/coffee bars with outside seating as it is closed to traffic - rather like the italian squares - and having Lord Street...

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    04/07/2018 01:31 PM
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  3. Will victoria Park be taken for good
    Started by said 29/06/2018

    No-one was told about the leasing off or sale of Victoria Park, a popular park and the only one to the South of the town. We were all given to understand that the people who own the adjacent Caravan Park had undertaken to landscape the area and to maintain it - we were not told that this was for...

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    04/07/2018 12:35 PM
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  4. Following Saddleworth Moor devastation
    Started by said 29/06/2018

    There are now serious fires burning across the moorland of Winter Hill and in the Pine Forest at Ainsdale.

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    04/07/2018 06:44 AM
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  5. Lord Street
    Started by said 27/06/2018

    How will the new tarmac fair now? Road tarmac is melting in many places across Merseyside - so what will happen with new tarmac?

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    04/07/2018 12:10 AM
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  6. Surely something can be done
    Started by said 30/06/2018

    Travellers on Morrisons are selling dogs to the public. Most of the dogs are chiquaquas and many of them are underage. Dogs lost UK has been receiving a huge number of calls, protesting against this cruel trade, and the local agent has been busy trying to resolve the issue. But the Police...

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    03/07/2018 04:38 PM
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  7. Pot Holes
    Started by duncet 08/03/2011

    Some time ago I asked members of this forum to let me know of pot holes in Southport roads and I would pass the information on to the Council and ask for them to be repaired. Here is an update. 1. Waterloo Road o/s number 123. 2. Ryder Crescent. 3. Sandon Road junc with Dunbar Road. 4....

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    03/07/2018 04:00 PM
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  8. My Vintage tv channel has disappeared.
    Started by whiplash 02/07/2018

    Used to be freeview 82.Now it's gone. Tried to retune tv with postcode says its still there,it's not. Love playing it in background how do I get it back?

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    03/07/2018 01:17 PM
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  9. Freezer Repair
    Started by Richier 02/07/2018

    Could anyone recommend a fridge freezer repair company/man in Southport thanks

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    02/07/2018 10:28 PM
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  10. Town being cut off by Northernfail
    Started by Alikado 02/07/2018

    Southport is being cut off from the rest of the the world by Northernfail, Yesterday the services due to arrive @ 14:39, 16:39 & 17:39 and the departures at 14:45, 16:45 & 20:45 didn't run. Anybody trying to visit the town will soon say never again, time to take the franchise off them before...

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    02/07/2018 10:00 PM
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  11. Wooden pallets
    Started by grassroots 29/06/2018

    Need about four , any ideas where I can get them

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    02/07/2018 12:46 PM
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  12. You tube .
    Started by grassroots 01/07/2018

    Why can't I view vidios on YouTube all I get is a twirly circle . :mad:any help would be appreciated, can't do this tec .:confused::confused::confused :

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    02/07/2018 07:47 AM
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  13. Is there discrimination
    Started by said 28/06/2018

    Are all untaxed and uninsured cars around Southport being clamped, or just those of the local residents? Do 'visitors' cars get clamped?

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    01/07/2018 02:14 PM
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  14. The lie about unemployment
    Started by bensherman 28/06/2018

    I heard some minister or another on radio yesterday, being asked about our effectively nil growth rate. He tried to dodge the issue by claiming the economy was doing better than it looked because of the "fall in unemployment". Let's examine that. The numbers of the employed are not of...

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    01/07/2018 09:35 AM
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  15. This heatwave,i must be getting old.
    Started by whiplash 30/06/2018

    Ice cream,lollies,bbqs. No,must get the washing out.

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    30/06/2018 10:31 PM
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  16. When was the first time
    Started by said 19/06/2018

    When was the first time you ever broke the law? Everyone has done so at one time or another, mainly when they were younger - do you look back on it now? Would you still have done the same thing? Were you ever caught?

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    30/06/2018 04:33 AM
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  17. Ainsdale Dunes now ablaze
    Started by Alikado 29/06/2018

    The Echo are now reporting that the Pinewooods / Dunes are alight at Ainsdale. https://www.liverpoolecho.co. uk/news/liverpool-news/firefig hters-tackle-sand-dunes-blaze- 14843793

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    29/06/2018 07:14 PM
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  18. Some geography.
    Started by TownieChap 28/06/2018

    (affected area of) Saddleworth moor in ORANGE Winter Hill in BLUE Southport in Green (just so you know where we are) See article on news list reporting saddleworth moor fire seen from Winter Hill. You're welcome.

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    28/06/2018 10:05 PM
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  19. FAO Roving Eye. RE: Saddleworth moor
    Started by TownieChap 28/06/2018

    Upon perusing your latest news articles, which I often view for entertainment rather than gaining any fact on hot-potato local matters, I discovered this; http://www.qlocal.co.uk/south port/news_list/Smoke_from_Sadd leworth_fire_clearly_visible_f rom_Southport-55031739.htm Now, let me be...

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    28/06/2018 07:45 PM
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  20. Poundworld Administration
    Started by toffee man 11/06/2018

    Looks like the High St in Southport are going to gain another empty shop as Poundworld are heading for administration. It's all rather grim.

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    28/06/2018 06:01 PM
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  21. Free Parking
    Started by said 28/06/2018

    Iceland - ticket machine out of order and cameras are off!

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    28/06/2018 05:52 PM
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  22. Dear Ex Pats....
    Started by Hamble 24/06/2018

    The forecast is a hot summer. England have made history in the World Cup. Brexit is good to go. :d How are things in your part of the World?

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    28/06/2018 05:50 PM
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  23. What do you do with out of date medicine and pills?
    Started by susanb 26/06/2018

    Hi, I have sorted out the medicine box. The out of date medicines and pills. What do I do with them? Will the chemist take the and destroy them correctly? If so which chemist. Do I put them in the dustbin? I know not to put them down the toilet.

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    28/06/2018 02:16 PM
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  24. Parking like a Muppet in Southport
    Started by Graham 22/06/2018

    I suspect its not just me and that also this is on the increase but more and more people seem to park on the pavement these days, even when its a fairly wide road and there is no double parked car? I am no sure where your insurance stands on this however from what I understand it's not...

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    28/06/2018 01:21 PM
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  25. Saddleworth Moor fire - Hamble
    Started by gsgsgs 26/06/2018

    Hope you're Ok, stay safe. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk- england-manchester-44624021

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    28/06/2018 11:05 AM
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  26. Melania's jacket..I really don't care.
    Started by whiplash 27/06/2018

    The message behind her jacket was the slogan of the Italian Arditi (World War 1 stormtroopers ),who were early fascists credited with paving the way for the rise of Mussolini.

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    28/06/2018 10:39 AM
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  27. Domestic and General.
    Started by grassroots 26/06/2018

    I have a policy for all my white goods with the above company , last Sat I rang hotpoint to report that the washing machine wasn't working , four visits later of technicians coming to the home to fix the machine it's still not working consequently another technician is coming tommorow hopefully to...

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    28/06/2018 08:38 AM
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  28. Building Firm Boss Jailed For Revenge Porn
    Started by Taxi Driver 26/06/2018

    https://www.liverpoolecho.co.u k/news/building-firm-boss-jail ed-sharing-14813986 He was/is a partner in Trafalgar All Trades who have said he is no longer connected to the company (I wonder if they will stick to their word when he is released from prison). 16 weeks doesn't seem long for...

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    28/06/2018 06:06 AM
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  29. A small glass of wine is 125ml
    Started by ausard2 17/06/2018

    Is there not supposed to a price list in all bars regarding prices. If I ask for a small wine , a few places deliver a 175 ml.

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    27/06/2018 10:54 PM
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  30. Weed killer
    Started by pegleg 19/06/2018

    what is the strongest I can get for between my flags Any advice Thanks :)

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    27/06/2018 10:41 AM
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  31. Thomas Henshaw Court
    Started by over the hill 25/06/2018

    Can anyone assist me - I know that where Thomas Henshaw court is built on the Corner of Norwood Road and Peel Street that there was a church there at some point possibly around 36 years ago (I went to a christening there). I cannot remember what it was called or find any pictures etc on the...

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    27/06/2018 08:29 AM
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  32. Deflecting Blame
    Started by Little Londoner 25/06/2018

    Just watching the News and a Fire Officer being grilled about the Grenfell tragedy. No doubt the manufacturers of the worthless cladding will have contributed to the coffers of their favourite political party which then forces the recipients to find a scapegoat to save their "FRIENDS" What a...

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    27/06/2018 08:06 AM
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  33. Access denied .
    Started by grassroots 26/06/2018

    Firewall what's all this when trying to access threads .:confused:

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    26/06/2018 08:53 PM
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  34. Tattoo artist
    Started by hettyketty 20/06/2018

    Can anyone recommend a good reputable tattoo shop in Southport please?

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    26/06/2018 08:27 PM
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  35. Are medical staff checked out thoroughly
    Started by said 20/06/2018

    In the news today, there is a report of an investigation of a doctor who had been issuing opiate medication even when there was no requirement for it. Between 1989 and 2000, over six hundreds patients under her care in the hospital died. In a separate report, a Hungarian Doctor practising in the...

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    26/06/2018 07:31 PM
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  36. Where did they go
    Started by said 26/06/2018

    Where have all the ornate drinking fountains gone in Southport? and who pinched the Cannon that stood in front of the Town Hall?

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    26/06/2018 07:58 AM
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