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  1. Council CCTV operators assist with over 100 incidents in West Lancashire every week. southport

    In 2016, West Lancashire Borough Council's CCTV system was awarded a five year Certificate of Compliance by the Surveillance ...

    In 2016, West Lancashire Borough Council's CCTV system was awarded a five year Certificate of Compliance by the Surveillance Camera Commissioner. The certification shows that the Council's CCTV system is managed appropriately and that the information gathered from the cameras is used in an...

    22/05/2017
  2. Merseyside Police deny that Southport Police Station is closing southport

    In a series of Tweets Merseyside police have denied rumors on social media the the station is closing down. Some people are ...

    In a series of Tweets Merseyside police have denied rumors on social media the the station is closing down. Some people are still saying on social media that Southport Police Station is closed. This is NOT the case. All Southport & Formby Local Policing Team officers start and finish ALL...

    22/05/2017
  3. Club statement from James Treadwell and Adrian Shandley southport

    Following public comments from a party who appears to be interested in taking control of the Club and statements issued by Trust ...

    Following public comments from a party who appears to be interested in taking control of the Club and statements issued by Trust In Yellow, the Board are happy to offer clarification to supporters over a number of points around which there seems to be some confusion. The Board are committed to...

    22/05/2017
  4. Meols Ward Advice southport

    Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 25th May. ...

    Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 25th May. 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,...

    22/05/2017
  5. Tactical voter? Labour now only choice claim. southport

    "Labour are now the only choice for tactical voters in Southport looking to defeat Thersa May, according to their parliamentary ...

    "Labour are now the only choice for tactical voters in Southport looking to defeat Thersa May, according to their parliamentary candidate, Liz Savage. Labour doubled their vote in 2015 but the claim comes after recent indicators appeared to show a surge of support for them in the town. ...

    22/05/2017
  6. Inquiry Call : No cash to prevent the NHS Cybermen southport

    A Southport Health Watchdog has asked the Information Commissioners to look into the ramshackle anarchy of NHS data management ...

    A Southport Health Watchdog has asked the Information Commissioners to look into the ramshackle anarchy of NHS data management which has been revealed in the recent Ransom malware attack. Councillor Tony Dawson, who leads the Southport contingency on the local Health & Adult Care Scrutiny...

    22/05/2017
  7. Hop on the bus for some recycling advice southport

    An Advice Bus roadshow hits the street next week with all the answers to your recycling questions. Next week sees the ...

    An ‘Advice Bus’ roadshow hits the street next week with all the answers to your recycling questions. Next week sees the launch of a new ‘recycling surgery’ roadshow across the Merseyside and Halton region. The Advice Bus, which is supported by Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority...

    22/05/2017
  8. Missing girl Emma West could be in Southport southport

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help in finding a teenage girl who went missing from home early yesterday (Sunday, ...

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help in finding a teenage girl who went missing from home early yesterday (Sunday, May 21st 2017). Emma West, aged 16, is believed to have left her home in Huyton Church Road in Knowsley, and caught a train from Huyton train station at around...

    22/05/2017
  9. Southport FC Expanded Share Capital southport

    Southport FC holding company Pinewise have expanded the share capital of the company by 158,435 new shares, making the total ...

    Southport FC holding company Pinewise have expanded the share capital of the company by 158,435 new shares, making the total number of shares allotted now 500,000. There are no specific details currently available of individual shareholder allocations. Recently it was announced that local...

    22/05/2017
  10. Coastal Commission: Call for Artists southport

    The Atkinson, Sefton Libraries and The National Trust. Call for Artists: Coastal Commission, Formby. 2017 is Seftons ...

    The Atkinson, Sefton Libraries and The National Trust. Call for Artists: Coastal Commission, Formby. 2017 is Sefton’s Year of the Coast. It also marks the 50th anniversary of The National Trust’s caring for the extraordinary coastal landscape at Formby. The Atkinson, in partnership...

    22/05/2017
  11. MFRS to offer fire safety advice to communities during Ramadan southport

    Business Safety Advisors and Advocates from Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service will be visiting homes on Tuesday afternoon, May ...

    Business Safety Advisors and Advocates from Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service will be visiting homes on Tuesday afternoon, May 23 to give fire safety advice ahead of Ramadan. Our teams will be in the area giving advice about how to cook safely during Ramadan, issuing safety leaflets and carrying...

    22/05/2017
  12. Woman takes a Poo in Chapel Street southport

    CCTV from a Pub close to Chapel Street has captured images of a woman openly having a poo in Chapel Street. Posted on Facebook ...

    CCTV from a Pub close to Chapel Street has captured images of a woman openly having a poo in Chapel Street. Posted on Facebook with the title Stay Classy Southport !! Other comments include "vile" "disgusting"

    22/05/2017
  13. Mindless vandals strike again southport

    Mindless vandals have struck again in Southport Town Centre on Hoghton Street.. This time they have smashed the rear window of a ...

    Mindless vandals have struck again in Southport Town Centre on Hoghton Street.. This time they have smashed the rear window of a Renault with a brick. Anybody with information is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

    22/05/2017
  14. Southport triathlon underway southport

    This iconic event takes in many of the landmarks of this famous Seaside resort including an open water swim in the inland Marine ...

    This iconic event takes in many of the landmarks of this famous Seaside resort including an open water swim in the inland Marine Lake, a fast & flat bike course on fully closed roads along the coast, followed by a similarly flat and scenic run around the Lake, Kings Gardens and under the Pier. ...

    21/05/2017
  15. Single vehicle RTC Manchester Road southport

    The emergency services were called to Manchester Road just after midnight after a single vehicle RTC. The road was closed for a ...

    The emergency services were called to Manchester Road just after midnight after a single vehicle RTC. The road was closed for a short while as Police carried out investigations. This is the second accident here in 4 days.

    21/05/2017
  16. Fantastic fun events lined up for the Chapel Gallery southport

    From fantastic half term fun to free professional tuition to help you learn a new skill, the Chapel Gallery has exciting events ...

    From fantastic half term fun to free professional tuition to help you learn a new skill, the Chapel Gallery has exciting events for everyone in the next few weeks. A Speciality Market takes place inside the gallery on Saturday 27 May, where stallholders will be showing off their talents with a...

    21/05/2017
  17. 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 on ...

    The next meeting of Southport Access for Everyone will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG on Monday 22nd May. The meeting will begin with the AGM at 7 pm, followed by the usual monthly meeting. The premises are fully accessible with a wheelchair...

    21/05/2017
  18. Trust In Yellow to hold open meeting for all Southport supporters 23rd May southport

    Trust In Yellow will be holding an open meeting for all supporters on Tuesday 23rd May at 7pm, in the Railway Club. This ...

    Trust In Yellow will be holding an open meeting for all supporters on Tuesday 23rd May at 7pm, in the Railway Club. This meeting will be held to discuss developments at the club and our meetings with Phil Hodgkinson and James Treadwell.

    20/05/2017
  19. A.V.I.S. on the Ocean Plaza southport

    Another abandoned vehicle in Southport( A.V.I.S.) this time on the Ocean Plaza. A Fiat has been abandoned in the car park and ...

    Another abandoned vehicle in Southport( A.V.I.S.) this time on the Ocean Plaza. A Fiat has been abandoned in the car park and has according to the maintenance team has been there for weeks.

    20/05/2017
  20. Driver caught on mobile Botanic Road southport

    Merseyside Police have Tweeted about yet another drive using a mobile at the wheel. Driver reported for using mobile phone ...

    Merseyside Police have Tweeted about yet another drive using a mobile at the wheel. Driver reported for using mobile phone whilst driving Botanic Road Churchtown please pull over and park if you need to use your phones.

    20/05/2017
  21. Just Eat/Hungryhouse merger referred for in-depth investigation southport

    Just Eats acquisition of Hungryhouse has been referred for an in-depth merger investigation. Earlier this month, the ...

    Just Eat’s acquisition of Hungryhouse has been referred for an in-depth merger investigation. Earlier this month, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said that it would refer the deal for an in-depth investigation because of concerns that the merger could lead to worse terms for...

    20/05/2017
  22. Planned roadworks in the North West southport

    Planned roadworks in the North West summary for Monday 22 to Sunday 28 May 2017. The following summary of planned new ...

    Planned roadworks in the North West– summary for Monday 22 to Sunday 28 May 2017. The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 19 May and could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All...

    20/05/2017
  23. Burnt out car Banastre Road southport

    Merseyside Fire And Rescue Service were called to Banastre Road during the night to a blazing vehicle. They arrived to find a ...

    Merseyside Fire And Rescue Service were called to Banastre Road during the night to a blazing vehicle. They arrived to find a car well alight.At the moment it is not known if it was a fault or a targeted attack.

    20/05/2017
  24. Police crackdown on illegal hare coursing. southport

    Lancashire Constabulary has taken part in Operation Checkpoint, a multi force regional rural crime op, where forces across the ...

    Lancashire Constabulary has taken part in Operation Checkpoint, a multi force regional rural crime op, where forces across the north and south of the region targeted travelling criminals who commit rural crime. Following feedback from the local community on rural crime, activity focused on hare...

    20/05/2017
  25. Queenscourt Hospice Star Trekk walk 2017 southport

    Hundreds of walkers gathered at Southport Pleasureland for this years Star Trekk walk.Some pictures and video of the event. All ...

    Hundreds of walkers gathered at Southport Pleasureland for this years Star Trekk walk.Some pictures and video of the event. All set @QCHospice

    19/05/2017
  26. Police incident Hawthorne Grove Southport southport

    Officers from Merseyside Police are currently guarding a property in Hawthorne Grove in Southport. Officers at the scene would ...

    Officers from Merseyside Police are currently guarding a property in Hawthorne Grove in Southport. Officers at the scene would not comment on the incident. The press office has been contacted for more information when it becomes available. Police are still outside at 9.30 this morning and...

    19/05/2017
  27. Missing from home Nicole Barnes southport

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help in tracing 15-year-old Nicole Barnes who went missing from home on Wednesday ...

    Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help in tracing 15-year-old Nicole Barnes who went missing from home on Wednesday 17 May, 2017. Nicole went missing from her home address in the Mossley Hill area of Liverpool on Wednesday 17 May. She was last seen when she was having her nails...

    19/05/2017
  28. Drivers warned of delays on busy route near Ormskirk southport

    Lancashire County Council is asking drivers to leave more time for their journeys due to work starting soon on the A59 between ...

    Lancashire County Council is asking drivers to leave more time for their journeys due to work starting soon on the A59 between Ormskirk and Burscough. Contractors for housing developer Taylor Wimpey will begin work on improvements to roads and sewers on High Lane for 12 weeks from Tuesday 30...

    19/05/2017
  29. Trust In Yellow to hold open meeting for all Southport supporters southport

    Trust In Yellow will be holding an open meeting for all supporters early next week to discuss developments at the club since the ...

    Trust In Yellow will be holding an open meeting for all supporters early next week to discuss developments at the club since the meeting at the Railway Club on 11th April. We will discuss the meeting the Trust Board had with Phil Hodgkinson and also the one held earlier this week with James...

    19/05/2017
  30. Lancashire Constabulary awarded dementia friendly community status southport

    Lancashire Constabulary is uniting against dementia during Dementia Awareness Week after being recognised for its commitment to ...

    Lancashire Constabulary is uniting against dementia during Dementia Awareness Week after being recognised for its commitment to supporting people living with dementia. It has pledged to raise awareness across the force to ensure that staff and officers have a greater understanding of dementia and...

    19/05/2017
  31. Faulty defibrillator: users urged to check battery connection southport

    People and organisations should check public access defibrillators for a technical fault, the Medicines and Healthcare products ...

    People and organisations should check public access defibrillators for a technical fault, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency advised today. People and organisations should check if they have the defibrillator model, LIFEPAK 1000 Automatic External Defibrillators (AED),...

    19/05/2017
  32. Passengers will bear the brunt of third RMT strike southport

    Customers will once again have to put up with another day of disruption, as the RMT announces another strike date on Tuesday 30 ...

    Customers will once again have to put up with another day of disruption, as the RMT announces another strike date on Tuesday 30 May. Jan Chaudhry-van der Velde, Merseyrail’s managing director, said: ‘We want to end this dispute as quickly as possible and are always prepared to talk to the...

    19/05/2017
  33. Weapons And Ammunition Recovered On Merseyside southport

    Weapons And Ammunition Recovered On Merseyside. A sawn-off shotgun, a gas-powered adapted revolver and a quantity of ammunition ...

    Weapons And Ammunition Recovered On Merseyside. A sawn-off shotgun, a gas-powered adapted revolver and a quantity of ammunition was recovered in three separate incidents on Merseyside. At just after 10am yesterday, Thursday 18 May, officers executed a warrant at a property in Huddleston Road,...

    19/05/2017
  34. 100 new police cadet opportunities for young people of Lancashire southport

    Young people between the ages of 13-18 who are looking for adventure, new skills and to work within their local communities, are ...

    Young people between the ages of 13-18 who are looking for adventure, new skills and to work within their local communities, are being invited to consider joining the Lancashire Police Cadets. There are currently 500 volunteer police cadets across nine units in Lancashire; Blackburn and Darwen,...

    19/05/2017
  35. Fire crews tackle car workshop blaze in West Lancs southport

    A fire in a car workshop at Towngate Works, Dark Lane, Mawdesley prompted a response of eight fire engines and crews (Chorley, ...

    A fire in a car workshop at Towngate Works, Dark Lane, Mawdesley prompted a response of eight fire engines and crews (Chorley, Leyland, Tarleton, Bamber Bridge, Skelmersdale, Penwortham and two from Greater Manchester Fire Service) and crews in addition to the 'Stinger' appliance (based at...

    19/05/2017
  36. WannaCry Ransomware: Putting Cybercriminals Finances Under the Microscope southport

    The WannaCry ransomware attack highlights the need for a global strategy to use financial intelligence in tracking cybercriminals. ...

    The WannaCry ransomware attack highlights the need for a global strategy to use financial intelligence in tracking cybercriminals. The WannaCry ransomware attack, launched by unidentified cybercriminals on 12 May, has disrupted public and private sector services globally, crippling more than...

    19/05/2017

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