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  1. Nurse recruitment open evening at Southport hospital southport

    Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust is hosting a recruitment event for nurses interested in working at Southport and ...

    Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust is hosting a recruitment event for nurses interested in working at Southport and Ormskirk hospitals. The open evening follows a number of successful events over the past 18 months and is an opportunity for newly qualified and experienced nurses to meet...

    14/11/2017
  2. 50,000 Starlings at Martin Mere southport

    Record number of Starlings come home to roost at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. WWT Martin Mere is currently the home to ...

    Record number of Starlings come home to roost at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. WWT Martin Mere is currently the home to one of nature’s most amazing spectacles – 50,000 starlings roosting at the Centre. The birds disperse during the day but return to the Centre at approximately 4pm every...

    14/11/2017
  3. Sefton switches on to Christmas southport

    Festive fun is just around the corner as town and village centres across Sefton get ready to switch on their Christmas lights. ...

    Festive fun is just around the corner as town and village centres across Sefton get ready to switch on their Christmas lights. Following a successful Christmas lights switch on at Bootle Strand at the weekend (November 11), events will be taking place in numerous village and town centres...

    14/11/2017
  4. Tesco-Booker merger provisionally cleared after in-depth review southport

    The CMA has provisionally concluded that Tescos purchase of Booker does not raise competition concerns. A group of ...

    The CMA has provisionally concluded that Tesco’s purchase of Booker does not raise competition concerns. A group of independent Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) panel members has investigated how bringing together the UK’s largest grocery retailer and the UK’s largest grocery...

    14/11/2017
  5. Students warned of employment scam southport

    The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has identified a number of reports where job seekers are being targeted by ...

    The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has identified a number of reports where job seekers are being targeted by fraudsters trying to obtain personal and banking details from them, or requesting money to secure accommodation. Individuals registering with job seeking websites or...

    14/11/2017
  6. M55 Resurfacing plans- details southport

    Here are the details on the resurfacing work on the eastbound M55 between junctions 4 and 1, which is due to start on Thursday 16 ...

    Here are the details on the resurfacing work on the eastbound M55 between junctions 4 and 1, which is due to start on Thursday 16 November and take approximately two weeks. From 8pm Thursday 16 November until 6am Friday 17 November: full closure of the eastbound carriageway between junction...

    14/11/2017
  7. Black Friday advice for Businesses and Security staff southport

    Black Friday (24th November) has become one of the biggest shopping days of the year, when retailers reduce prices across their ...

    Black Friday (24th November) has become one of the biggest shopping days of the year, when retailers reduce prices across their stock to kick-start the Christmas gift-buying season. The National Business Crime Centre are advising retail stores to review their security and ensure they have...

    14/11/2017
  8. Major disruption on Merseyrail Southport line southport

    Alterations to services between Hunts Cross and Southport Due to signalling problems at Southport the Southport line is disrupted. ...

    Alterations to services between Hunts Cross and Southport Due to signalling problems at Southport the Southport line is disrupted. Disruption is expected until 09:30 14/11. Impact: Train services between Hunts Cross and Southport may be terminated at and started back from Formby.Customer...

    14/11/2017
  9. Brackley Town v Southport preview southport

    Southport make the midweek venture to Brackley Town in the hope of finally turning one point into three, on the back of four draws ...

    Southport make the midweek venture to Brackley Town in the hope of finally turning one point into three, on the back of four draws on the spin. It is a fairly remarkable run, but one that Kevin Davies will be eager to see end. If the Sandgrounders had managed to convert winning positions...

    14/11/2017
  10. UK Parliament Week 2017 southport

    Damien Moore is encouraging organisations in Southport to take part in this years UK Parliament Week. UK Parliament Week ...

    Damien Moore is encouraging organisations in Southport to take part in this year’s UK Parliament Week. UK Parliament Week is an annual festival, which encourages organisations across the UK to run events and activities throughout the week which explores what the UK Parliament means to them...

    14/11/2017
  11. MP Damien Moore Meeting with Blue Cross southport

    Damien Moore MP met with Blue Cross representatives, Becky and Anna, to discuss the treatment and welfare of animals in the UK, ...

    Damien Moore MP met with Blue Cross representatives, Becky and Anna, to discuss the treatment and welfare of animals in the UK, following several emails from concerned constituents. Blue Cross aims to help sick, injured, and homeless pets and cares for more than 40,000 every year, a figure...

    14/11/2017
  12. Sefton health commissioners support World Diabetes Day southport

    Sefton health commissioners support World Diabetes Day On World Diabetes Day (14 November) health commissioners in Sefton are ...

    Sefton health commissioners support World Diabetes Day On World Diabetes Day (14 November) health commissioners in Sefton are celebrating the success of their local Type 2 diabetes prevention programme, which is helping hundreds of residents to take action to reduce the risk of developing the...

    14/11/2017
  13. Large Angel appears on The Atkinson southport

    As part of the Christmas Decorations being erected around the town centre a large Angel has appeared over the entrance to The ...

    As part of the Christmas Decorations being erected around the town centre a large Angel has appeared over the entrance to The Atkinson. People walking past described it as hideous,tacky and cheap looking. The Christmas lights switch on is on Sunday.

    13/11/2017
  14. Dog stolen in burglary reunited with owners -Two arrested southport

    Merseyside Police can confirm they have arrested two people following the execution of a warrant at a house in Seaforth and ...

    Merseyside Police can confirm they have arrested two people following the execution of a warrant at a house in Seaforth and recovered a dog taken from a burglary in Formby. A warrant was executed shortly before 8am today (Monday, 13 November) on Verdi Terrace, Seaforth. Tilly, the Springer...

    13/11/2017
  15. Southport draw Stockport away in Buildbase FA Trophy southport

    Southport have been drawn away to Stockport County in the 3rd Qualifying Round of the Buildbase FA Trophy. The tie is scheduled ...

    Southport have been drawn away to Stockport County in the 3rd Qualifying Round of the Buildbase FA Trophy. The tie is scheduled to be played on Saturday 25th November at Edgeley Park. Full details to be confirmed.

    13/11/2017
  16. Sharing Advice During Fraud Week southport

    Sefton Council is helping to raise awareness of the impact of crimes and how people can protect themselves during International ...

    Sefton Council is helping to raise awareness of the impact of crimes and how people can protect themselves during International Fraud week, 12-18 November. It is estimated that fraud costs UK citizens £10 billion per year however only around 5% of crimes are reported due to a sense of...

    13/11/2017
  17. Pre-Christmas bread drought threatened in the North West and Midlands, warns Unite southport

    Supermarket customers in the North West and Midlands could face a pre-Christmas bread drought, if drivers at the Kingsmill ...

    Supermarket customers in the North West and Midlands could face a pre-Christmas ‘bread drought’, if drivers at the Kingsmill bakery in West Bromwich, who deliver 1.5 million loaves each week, go on strike in a pay dispute. About 130 drivers, maintenance staff and security personnel, members of...

    13/11/2017
  18. Council clamp down on alleyway dumpers as bill hits 450k southport

    Sefton Council Environmental Health officers are clamping down on alleyway dumpers after a resident was caught flytipping in ...

    Sefton Council Environmental Health officers are clamping down on alleyway dumpers after a resident was caught flytipping in Litherland. Each year Sefton’s cleansing teams have to clear an astonishing 1,500 tonnes of rubbish from alleyways across the borough, costing the Council nearly...

    13/11/2017
  19. Sefton Labour's Stamp Duty Problems Go National southport

    The Labour Party's problems with offshore tax financial dealings has gone up another level today - and could leave their national ...

    The Labour Party's problems with offshore tax financial dealings has gone up another level today - and could leave their national party homeless! The exposure in the 'Paradise Papers' of Sefton Council saving £1.6 million in unpaid stamp duty by buying The Bootle New Strand shopping centre through...

    13/11/2017
  20. Lancashire drug dealers convicted southport

    Operation Pitscale was an investigation into a serious and organised crime group from Lancashire who were supplying drugs within ...

    Operation Pitscale was an investigation into a serious and organised crime group from Lancashire who were supplying drugs within the north of England and to South Wales, Scotland and South Yorkshire. The main subjects were Paul Berry and Stephen Reeves; TITAN began to investigate Berry and...

    13/11/2017
  21. L-Js story, BTP celebrates Trans-awareness week southport

    Tomorrow marks the start of Transgender Awareness Week a seven-day 'celebration' to raise the visibility of transgender and ...

    Tomorrow marks the start of Transgender Awareness Week – a seven-day 'celebration' to raise the visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people across the world.

    13/11/2017
  22. Take your Guns and Ammunition to Southport Police Station southport

    Merseyside Police are appealing for people to hand over guns and ammunition as part of a 2-week national firearms surrender which ...

    Merseyside Police are appealing for people to hand over guns and ammunition as part of a 2-week national firearms surrender which starts today until Sunday 26/11. Birkenhead, St Helens, St Anne Street, Southport, Huyton and Admiral Street are all accepting guns and ammunition.

    13/11/2017
  23. Make a dash for St Joseph's southport

    St. Joseph's Hospice is pulling a team together for this years BTR Liverpool Santa Dash - and is looking for supporters from ...

    St. Joseph's Hospice is pulling a team together for this year’s BTR Liverpool Santa Dash - and is looking for supporters from across West Lancashire to sign up. The 14th annual BTR Liverpool Santa Dash takes place on Sunday 3rd December and you can support the hospice by signing up and setting...

    13/11/2017
  24. Communities to decide how to spend shale cash windfall southport

    Communities near sites, approved for the safe and clean extraction of shale gas, will benefit from a share of the proceeds through ...

    Communities near sites, approved for the safe and clean extraction of shale gas, will benefit from a share of the proceeds through a new ‘Shale Wealth Fund’. Local communities across the country will choose how they spend up to £1 billion of additional funding on local projects, under proposals...

    13/11/2017
  25. New MOT reminder service launches in beta southport

    A test version of a new government service has launched to remind drivers by text message and email when their MOT is due. ...

    A test version of a new government service has launched to remind drivers by text message and email when their MOT is due. The GOV.UK service, developed by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), makes it easy to get a reminder every year when your vehicle’s MOT is due. When you...

    13/11/2017
  26. Southport's Christmas Tree has arrived southport

    Southport's Christmas Tree has been erected during the night ready for the Christmas Lights switch on next Sunday. The full ...

    Southport's Christmas Tree has been erected during the night ready for the Christmas Lights switch on next Sunday. The full line up for Southport’s Christmas Lights switch on has been revealed and East 17 are set to be making Southport sparkle! Get your white fur trimmed coats on and start...

    13/11/2017
  27. Ormskirk and District Snooker results southport

    Southport Conservative Club continue to lead the way in Division One of the Ormskirk & District Amateur Snooker League. This ...

    Southport Conservative Club continue to lead the way in Division One of the Ormskirk & District Amateur Snooker League. This particular week saw them sit out their free week but they still hold a three point advantage. Maghull RBL A continue in second position, those three points off the...

    13/11/2017
  28. Damien Moore visits Ainsdale Discovery Centre southport

    Damien Moore has visited the Ainsdale Discovery Centre in Southport to view the latest progress and receive an update on the Gems ...

    Damien Moore has visited the Ainsdale Discovery Centre in Southport to view the latest progress and receive an update on the Gems in the Dunes project. The project, which is part of the national HLF funded Back from the Brink programme aims to carry out habitat management works on the sand dunes...

    12/11/2017
  29. Remembrance Day Parade Video southport

    Hundreds of people gathered at the Monument for the annual Remembrance Day Service this morning. In a bitter wind Veterans from ...

    Hundreds of people gathered at the Monument for the annual Remembrance Day Service this morning. In a bitter wind Veterans from military conflicts paid their respects to those who never made it home. After the service all those participating marched along Lord Street to the Town Hall. ...

    12/11/2017
  30. Road closures in Southport town centre this morning southport

    Road closures for traffic will be in place on Sunday morning around 11.00a.m. for Remembrance day service at the Cenotaph Lord ...

    Road closures for traffic will be in place on Sunday morning around 11.00a.m. for Remembrance day service at the Cenotaph Lord Street/ London Street Southport.

    12/11/2017
  31. Another bus drivers strike on Monday southport

    People travelling in the Liverpool City Region are being urged to plan their journeys and check before they travel ahead of ...

    People travelling in the Liverpool City Region are being urged to plan their journeys and check before they travel ahead of planned industrial action by members of Unite, GMB on Arriva bus services. Strike action is due to affect Arriva bus services on Monday 13th, Monday 20th and Monday 27th...

    12/11/2017
  32. Curzon Ashton v Southport 2-2 southport

    Four matches, four draws: Southport under Kevin Davies are nothing if not consistent. Having suffered a run of six straight ...

    Four matches, four draws: Southport under Kevin Davies are nothing if not consistent. Having suffered a run of six straight defeats before their change of manager, the Sandgrounders continue to provide evidence that progress has been made during the opening weeks with Davies in charge. Yet...

    11/11/2017
  33. Are the Bootle Labour Party politicising the Remembrance Sunday commemoration locally southport

    It has been announced by Sefton Council that the Mayor of the Borough of Sefton will be represented by three other councillors at ...

    It has been announced by Sefton Council that the Mayor of the Borough of Sefton will be represented by three other councillors at the various Remembrance Sunday commemoration ceremonies in Crosby, Southport and Formby while the Mayor himself presides in Bootle. Strangely, each of the councillors...

    11/11/2017
  34. Southport falls silent for Armistice Day southport

    Veterans from the Armed Forces along with members of the public gathered at the Monument for Armistice Day to mark the 99th ...

    Veterans from the Armed Forces along with members of the public gathered at the Monument for Armistice Day to mark the 99th anniversary of the end of World War One. Tomorrow is Remembrance Sunday.

    11/11/2017
  35. Significantly stressed police forces need to continue to change southport

    In an environment of increasingly complex crime and changing demand, police forces are generally continuing to manage their ...

    In an environment of increasingly complex crime and changing demand, police forces are generally continuing to manage their resources well, according to the latest report into police efficiency, published yesterday by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services. ...

    11/11/2017
  36. Driver with fake Irish licence taken off the roads southport

    The driver of this car seized in Southport by TX20 was using a fake Southern Ireland Driving Licence. He has done so for 7 years ...

    The driver of this car seized in Southport by TX20 was using a fake Southern Ireland Driving Licence. He has done so for 7 years and has also been working as an HGV driver. Needless to say he won’t be doing again and is off to Court.

    11/11/2017

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