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  1. Snow White and Jungle Book themed gardens to be on display at Flower Show southport

    Enchanting garden displays themed around the fairy-tale of Snow White and the timeless classic Jungle Book will be on display at ...

    Enchanting garden displays themed around the fairy-tale of Snow White and the timeless classic Jungle Book will be on display at this year’s Southport Flower Show, courtesy of the show’s headline sponsor Everest Home Improvements. The Snow White and Jungle Book display gardens, which tie in...

    27/07/2018
  2. Cannabis-derived medicinal products to be made available on prescription southport

    Specialist clinicians will be able to legally prescribe cannabis-derived medicinal products by the autumn, Home Secretary Sajid ...

    Specialist clinicians will be able to legally prescribe cannabis-derived medicinal products by the autumn, Home Secretary Sajid Javid announced today. The Home Secretary decided to reschedule these products after receiving advice from experts during the two-part review he commissioned on...

    27/07/2018
  3. Southport v Bury preview southport

    Saturdays visitors to the Merseyrail Community Stadium are Bury who unfortunately suffered a torrid EFL League One campaign last ...

    Saturday’s visitors to the Merseyrail Community Stadium are Bury who unfortunately suffered a torrid EFL League One campaign last season finishing 15 points off safety. Pre-Season Heading into the final game of pre-season both sides have had a productive summer, with the Port having enjoyed...

    27/07/2018
  4. Northbound M6 reopens after bridge strike southport

    A section of the M6 that was closed for most of Thursday after a lorry crashed into a bridge has reopened. The northbound ...

    A section of the M6 that was closed for most of Thursday after a lorry crashed into a bridge has reopened. The northbound carriageway between junctions 32 at Broughton, Preston, and 33, at Galgate, Lancaster, is open following overnight works to remove the HGV and install a bridge support. ...

    27/07/2018
  5. Total Eclipse of the Moon on 27 July 2018 southport

    Part of the total phase of the lunar eclipse will be visible from the United Kingdom as the Moon rises. A total eclipse of ...

    Part of the total phase of the lunar eclipse will be visible from the United Kingdom as the Moon rises. A total eclipse of the Moon will occur on Friday 27 July 2018. This lunar eclipse exhibits the longest duration of totality at 103.6 minutes in the 21st century. It will be visible in its...

    26/07/2018
  6. Tony, flying the flag for our Southport Nursing Associates southport

    Tony Carson, a trainee Nursing Associate at Southport and Ormskirk Hospital and Edge Hill University, has been recognised and ...

    Tony Carson, a trainee Nursing Associate at Southport and Ormskirk Hospital and Edge Hill University, has been recognised and praised for his incredible dedication and caring nature. Tony is halfway through a two-year apprenticeship to become a nursing associate. This new role is regulated...

    26/07/2018
  7. Extra powers to prevent the misuse of drones southport

    Consultation on the safe use and effective regulation of drones. The government is to consult on new measures to prevent ...

    Consultation on the safe use and effective regulation of drones. The government is to consult on new measures to prevent the misuse of drones, including on-the-spot fines and the ability to seize them if necessary. The new measures are intended to ensure drones are being used safely in a...

    26/07/2018
  8. Warning over cold callers promising timeshare exit southport

    Lancashire County Council Trading Standards is warning about a timeshare 'scam' targeting people who signed up to schemes in the ...

    Lancashire County Council Trading Standards is warning about a timeshare 'scam' targeting people who signed up to schemes in the past and are desperate to get out of them. Officers are receiving complaints from people who have lost thousands of pounds in 'legal fees' to cold callers claiming to...

    26/07/2018
  9. Faith Minister calls for new bell ringers southport

    Faith Minister Lord Bourne is calling on people across the nation to get involved in Ringing Remembers as the country marks ...

    Faith Minister Lord Bourne is calling on people across the nation to get involved in ‘Ringing Remembers’ as the country marks 100 years since the end of the First World War. The government funded ‘Ringing Remembers’ project aims to recruit 1,400 new bell ringers to take part in Armistice Day...

    26/07/2018
  10. Operation Hunted day nine, 39 people arrested southport

    A total of 39 people were arrested yesterday (Wednesday, 25 July) on day nine of Operation Hunted, taking the total to 323. ...

    A total of 39 people were arrested yesterday (Wednesday, 25 July) on day nine of Operation Hunted, taking the total to 323. ‘Operation Hunted’, is now in its second week and the force is continuing to put the pressure on named offenders on Merseyside wanted for various offences, including those...

    26/07/2018
  11. Counter terrorism tactic 'Project Servator' goes live across Merseyside southport

    An innovative policing tactic has been launched in Merseyside to deter, detect and disrupt a range of criminal activity, including ...

    An innovative policing tactic has been launched in Merseyside to deter, detect and disrupt a range of criminal activity, including terrorism. Project Servator deployments will be highly unpredictable and intelligence-led and are made up of specially trained officers and staff who will deploy to...

    26/07/2018
  12. Southport MP fights for vulnerable road users in meeting with Minister southport

    MP Damien Moore wants to protect pedestrians, motorcyclists, and other vulnerable road users from personal injury reforms. He met ...

    MP Damien Moore wants to protect pedestrians, motorcyclists, and other vulnerable road users from personal injury reforms. He met with Rory Stewart, the minister responsible for the new legislation, and argued for them to be removed. Damien said: ‘I’m worried that vulnerable road users won’t...

    26/07/2018
  13. MP praises new station as Conservatives give millions to Merseyside southport

    Damien Moore MP has welcomed the Conservatives new investment in Merseyside, after helping open the revamped Ainsdale station. ...

    Damien Moore MP has welcomed the Conservatives’ new investment in Merseyside, after helping open the revamped Ainsdale station. This month, the region received £120 million from the government after it agreed a new deal with Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram. As part of the agreement, the Mayor can...

    26/07/2018
  14. Gilbert OSullivan to perform in Southport southport

    The Atkinson are delighted to announce that the legend Gilbert OSullivan will be performing on 24 August. Tickets are on sale ...

    The Atkinson are delighted to announce that the legend Gilbert O’Sullivan will be performing on 24 August. Tickets are on sale NOW! To book call the Box Office on 01704 533333 HERE or book over the counter Tickets are £24.50 * booking fees apply.

    26/07/2018
  15. NCP car park discount for visitors to The Atkinson in Southport southport

    The Atkinson have partnered with NCP Southport Train Station Car Park to exclusively offer visitors to The Atkinson 4 hours of ...

    The Atkinson have partnered with NCP Southport Train Station Car Park to exclusively offer visitors to The Atkinson 4 hours of parking for £2. (3-4 hours £7.00 full price) The Atkinson is a short walk from NCP Southport Train Station Car Park on London Street. The Atkinson is Southport’s...

    26/07/2018
  16. Hospitals future raised with PM by Rosie Cooper southport

    MP Rosie Cooper was called by the Speaker of the House of Commons to ask a question of the Prime Minister at Wednesdays PMQs. ...

    MP Rosie Cooper was called by the Speaker of the House of Commons to ask a question of the Prime Minister at Wednesday’s PMQs. She took the opportunity to challenge Theresa May over the Government’s plans to invest in building new hospitals, while sites such as Ormskirk are being underutilised....

    26/07/2018
  17. New Regional Adoption Agency launched for Liverpool City Region southport

    A Regional Adoption Agency covering Sefton, Liverpool, Knowsley, and Wirral has been officially launched. AIM ...

    A Regional Adoption Agency covering Sefton, Liverpool, Knowsley, and Wirral has been officially launched. AIM (Adoption in Merseyside) brings together a team of around 50 staff from across the four councils who have been seconded into the new organisation. Responsibilities include...

    26/07/2018
  18. Man arrested on Lord Street southport

    Police were called to Lord Street yesterday evening after reports of an assault. A spokesperson for Merseyside Police said... ...

    Police were called to Lord Street yesterday evening after reports of an assault. A spokesperson for Merseyside Police said... "A 33 year old man was arrested on suspicion of assault after an incident on Lord Street, Southport tonight, Wednesday 25th July. This incident will be updated...

    26/07/2018
  19. Climate change means more action is needed to address risk of UK heatwaves southport

    The current UK heatwave and water shortages highlight the need for Government to redouble its efforts to address the risk from ...

    The current UK heatwave and water shortages highlight the need for Government to redouble its efforts to address the risk from climate change, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) says. The high temperatures and lack of rain in the UK are an example of increasing risks from climate change...

    25/07/2018
  20. Southport 1-1 Accrington Stanley southport

    It has been an encouraging pre-season for Southport and, with less than a fortnight to go until the start of the new campaign, ...

    It has been an encouraging pre-season for Southport and, with less than a fortnight to go until the start of the new campaign, this performance against Accrington Stanley provided further grounds for optimism. Finding the goal in fine style for the second time in as many friendlies, Nathan...

    25/07/2018
  21. Mayors Musings - from graduations to geraniums southport

    Welcome to the Mayors Musings, chronicling the civic duties and events attended by the Mayor of Sefton, Cllr Dave Robinson ...

    Welcome to the Mayor’s Musings, chronicling the civic duties and events attended by the Mayor of Sefton, Cllr Dave Robinson… I had another rather busy week in which I had the pleasure of attending 6 engagements with a very eclectic calendar – from giving out certificates to school graduates...

    25/07/2018
  22. Calling artists of the future southport

    This year to celebrate Southport Flower Show, Southport & Formby hospital is inviting local children to send in their best ...

    This year to celebrate Southport Flower Show, Southport & Formby hospital is inviting local children to send in their best artwork, to be in with a chance of winning two tickets to the show. The winner will also have their work professionally framed and mounted on the stand at the show, then...

    25/07/2018
  23. Metro Mayor announces bus discount scheme for apprentices, saving 420 a year southport

    Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region, will today announce one of the countrys most generous discounted bus ...

    Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region, will today announce one of the country’s most generous discounted bus travel schemes for apprentices, as part of a speech exploring the future of bus services in the city region. The scheme, brought in after working with Bus Alliance...

    25/07/2018
  24. Fleetwood man wanted by police southport

    Police are appealing for information about a wanted man in connection with a manslaughter investigation in Fleetwood. ...

    Police are appealing for information about a wanted man in connection with a manslaughter investigation in Fleetwood. Detectives want to find Lee Sharples, 19, after David Allinson, 63, died following an alleged assault outside the King’s Arms Hotel in Lord Street on Sunday (July 22). Mr...

    25/07/2018
  25. Why every day's a 'Fryday' here southport

    A new luxury chippy will be opening soon in Burscough. These are the first pictures of the impressive new Fylde Fish Bar on the ...

    A new luxury chippy will be opening soon in Burscough. These are the first pictures of the impressive new Fylde Fish Bar on the busy Ringtail Retail Park - staff training was taking plaice, sorry place, over the last few days prior to its opening on 30 July.

    25/07/2018
  26. Bat And Barn Owl Nights southport

    Popular Bat and Barn Owl nights return to WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre this summer. Every Friday in August (10th, 17th, 24th ...

    Popular Bat and Barn Owl nights return to WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre this summer. Every Friday in August (10th, 17th, 24th & 31st) join our reserve team and bat expert for this unique experience. The evening starts at 8pm until 11pm, with a walk out on the Marsh to search for barn owls...

    25/07/2018
  27. HPV vaccine to be given to boys in England southport

    The government has announced that adolescent boys will be offered the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine to protect them from ...

    The government has announced that adolescent boys will be offered the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine to protect them from cancer. Boys aged between 12 and 13 in England will be given a vaccine to protect them against HPV-related cancers, Public Health Minister Steve Brine has announced...

    25/07/2018
  28. Sefton Rocks southport

    A new creative craze will be taking over parks and green spaces in #MySefton this summer and you can get involved! #seftonrocks ...

    A new creative craze will be taking over parks and green spaces in #MySefton this summer and you can get involved! #seftonrocks is a new project developed by young people from Sefton Council’s Youth Voice, New Beginnings and Youth Bus projects. Dozens of rocks will be decorated with various...

    25/07/2018
  29. More partnership working is needed to tackle rural crime issues southport

    The National Rural Crime Survey released today (23 July) shows growing demand on police from issues that need responses from ...

    The National Rural Crime Survey released today (23 July) shows growing demand on police from issues that need responses from across different authorities according to Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner. The highest two reported issues in Lancashire were fly tipping and speeding, raised...

    25/07/2018
  30. Special toolkit helps schools and youngsters kickstart their volunteer life southport

    A brand new toolkit has launched part of the Year of the Volunteer packed with information about local volunteer opportunities ...

    A brand new toolkit has launched part of the Year of the Volunteer– packed with information about local volunteer opportunities and creative ideas for fundraising events and activities! This pack has been produced by Volunteer Centre Sefton, who help individuals and groups with volunteering...

    25/07/2018
  31. Superb Southport Support southport

    The club are extremely delighted to announce that current season ticket sales for the 2018/19 season are currently at 499 this ...

    The club are extremely delighted to announce that current season ticket sales for the 2018/19 season are currently at 499 this morning (Tuesday 24 July). This is an incredible achievement for everyone involved and we would like to pass on our thanks to each person who has committed their support...

    25/07/2018
  32. These fake emails are after your Amazon login details - Action Fraud alert southport

    From Action Fraud via Lancashire Constabulary: Weve had an increased number of reports about these fake emails purporting to ...

    From Action Fraud via Lancashire Constabulary: We’ve had an increased number of reports about these fake emails purporting to be from Amazon. The subject line and content of the emails vary, but they all contain links leading to phishing websites designed to steal your Amazon login details. ...

    24/07/2018
  33. March With Pride This Week As Liverpool Pride Announce March Route southport

    Liverpool Pride returns to the citys streets this week and will get off to a colourful start with the annual Pride March. ...

    Liverpool Pride returns to the city’s streets this week and will get off to a colourful start with the annual Pride March. Thousands of people are expected to join the parade, with the new 2018 route being revealed for the first time. The annual March, this year in association with the Mayor...

    24/07/2018
  34. More than a million people still need to renew their tax credits southport

    Theres just one week to go to the 31 July tax credit renewal deadline and HMRC is urging over a million customers yet to renew ...

    There’s just one week to go to the 31 July tax credit renewal deadline and HMRC is urging over a million customers yet to renew to do it online today because this is the quickest and easiest way. Angela MacDonald, HMRC’s Director General of Customer Services, said: “We’ve improved...

    24/07/2018
  35. Lib Dems help Local Leaseholders southport

    Southport Liberal Democrat Councillors John Pugh and Pat Keith have arranged a special surgery specifically for Southport ...

    Southport Liberal Democrat Councillors John Pugh and Pat Keith have arranged a special surgery specifically for Southport residents by the Leaseholder Advisory Service. Because of ongoing and growing problems experienced by leaseholders and flat dwellers we have invited up from London the...

    24/07/2018
  36. Guinea Pigs abandoned in cardboard box southport

    In a summer which has already seen a dramatic recent increase in animals abandoned at Freshfields, 6 male guinea pigs were brought ...

    In a summer which has already seen a dramatic recent increase in animals abandoned at Freshfields, 6 male guinea pigs were brought in by concerned members of the public, who found them dumped in a box on a scorchingly hot day.. The guinea pigs, all male, are in a terrible condition. Some have...

    24/07/2018

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