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OTSnews exclusive! Life Saver Warren Chadwick tells his Story

April 17th, 2015 in Featured News

Photo: Baby April Warren Chadwick who works at the silcocks group talks exclusively to OTSnews after saving the babys life, Friday 17 April 2015 Warren said: “I had been on my dinner break and as I went back into the arcade I heard another member of staff shout to me get your gloves! I got my… Read more »


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MERSESYIDE POLICE ISSUE FURTHER APPEAL TO TRACE PETER FOX FOLLOWING MURDERS OF MOTHER AND DAUGHTER

April 18th, 2015 in News

Wanted – Peter Fox Detectives on Merseyside investigating the murders of Bernadette Fox and her daughter, Sarah, believe that a man they want to speak to could possibly be in the London area. Earlier today officers appealed for the public’s help in tracing a man who they urgently need to speak to. ​ Detectives launched a murder inquiry… Read more »


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VIDEO: Southport 2-2 Grimsby

April 18th, 2015 in News, Sports

Result: Southport 2-2 Grimsby Southport’s Conference survival fight will go to the final day as promotion-chasing Grimsby secured a late draw. The hosts were heading for safety after second-half goals from Louis Almond and Luke Foster followed Jordan Chapell’s opener for Grimsby. But Shaun Pearson headed a late equaliser for the visitors, who will be… Read more »


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Things you should know about the Southport CASH COW – Vote Jacqueline Barlow

April 18th, 2015 in News

Photo: (Right) Jacqueline Barlow By The Office of Jacqueline Barlow CASH COW – Vote Jacqueline Barlow to stop the continual asset stripping of Southport. £3.3 million pound taken from Southport on parking and fines alone for the years 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 and the council have confirmed to me in writing that they have no record of the… Read more »


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National Stalking Awareness Week (21-24 April)

April 18th, 2015 in News

Stand together and say ‘NO’ is the key message of this year’s National Stalking Awareness Week which takes place from Monday 20 April to Friday 24 April, organised by the Suzy Lamplugh Trust. Lancashire Constabulary is supporting the national campaign which is focussing on raising awareness amongst young people about stalking. Stalking does not have an… Read more »


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Fire Brigade called to Banks Allotments

April 17th, 2015 in News

Photo: Allotment Fire, Aveling Drive (by Lauren) Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service was called to Banks allotments this evening following a call from the public at around 7pm, Friday 17 April 2015. An Aveling Drive resident quoted: “The fire was becoming dangerously close to the houses”. Two appliance attended the scene. Fire fighters quickly extinguished… Read more »


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UPDATE: MOTHER OF ABANDONED NEWBORN (APRIL) FOUND

April 17th, 2015 in News, Uncategorized

Merseyside Police can confirm the mother of a newborn found in Southport on Thursday, 16 April has this afternoon (Friday, 17 April) been found. She was found within the Merseyside area and is currently receiving medical treatment. Superintendent Claire Richards, said: “I would like to thank the local community, the online community and the media… Read more »


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Help find Finn a match

April 17th, 2015 in News

There is a recruitment being held next Thursday 23rd April from 10am onwards at BACO, 17-21 Railway Road, Ormskirk in the hope that we find a donor match for 7 year old Finn from Crosby.Finn was recently diagnosed with myeloidysplastic syndrome  (bone marrow failure).  He has undergone intensive chemotherapy over Easter and now desperately needs… Read more »


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Planned roadworks in the North West – Monday 20 to Sunday 26 April

April 17th, 2015 in News

Friday 17 April 2017 The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 17 April and could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible…. Read more »


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Martin Mere worth millions to local economy

April 17th, 2015 in News

A new study has found that the Martin Mere Wetland Centre injects around £5.8 million to the local economies of West Lancashire and Sefton every year. Nick Brooks, General Manager at Martin Mere, said “The study shows that nature conservation not only pays dividends for wildlife but it can also greatly benefit people. I’m sure… Read more »


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Bella Hardy BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner 2014 – New Album and Tour Playing The Atkinson Southport on Saturday 16 May

April 17th, 2015 in News, Whats On

The Atkinson are thrilled to be working with Bella Hardy, BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Winner ‘Folk Singer of The Year’ 2014, launching her new album ‘With The Dawn’ in March and  doing a major tour to support the release during April and May 2015. Bella Hardy’s seventh solo album With The Dawn – her… Read more »


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Southport man spared from jail for 2 years after strangling the mother of his child and then hitting her with a playstation

April 17th, 2015 in News

34 year old Philip Howard attacked his former girlfriend and mother to his child in an alcohol fuelled attack over car keys. 34 year old Philip Howard was in court yesterday after attacking his former girlfriend with a playstation and strangling her. Judge Norman Wright, sentencing, said “You assaulted her, you kicked her, you hit her with… Read more »


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Thinking about changing your kitchen tiles? Think Southport Tiles

April 17th, 2015 in Deals, News

As an established family run business, who are passionate about what we do, we are always pleased to see repeat and new customers coming through our doors. We have built up an excellent reputation throughout the Southport area for providing a great choice of tiles and an excellent personal service. From supplying the tiles for… Read more »


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Newborn Baby Found In Neville Street Toilets Southport

April 16th, 2015 in News

Photo: Flavours Neville Street The Emergency services were called to  Flavours Ice cream bar today after a report of a baby being found in the toilets, Thursday 16 April 2015. It is thought that the baby had been delivered in the toilets. There was no sign of the baby’s mother, or anybody in connection with the… Read more »


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The Labour man who wants to take over Southport gets thrown out of court

April 16th, 2015 in News, Pub & Clubs

Photo: Joe Anderson Paid £90 per week for doing nothing at all. Labour’s version of a zero hours contract The man who wants to take over Southport, Liverpool Labour boss Joe Anderson, has failed in his bid to get a compensation payment out of Crosby’s Chesterfield High School . The school had sacked Joe because he… Read more »


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UPDATE: MISSING SHAUNA BARNES FOUND SAFE AND WELL

April 16th, 2015 in News, Uncategorized

Missing 15-year-old Shauna Barnes from Southport Merseyside Police is becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of a 15-year-old Shauna Barnes from Southport.  Shauna was last seen on Monday (13 April) afternoon at Hillside train station boarding a Liverpool bound train. She was reported as missing later that day. There has been no contact with her… Read more »


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Jake Barton fighting in the Elite Fighting Championship 10 at the Prince of Wales Hotel, Southport

April 16th, 2015 in News, Sports, Whats On

Local Jake Barton is set to fight in the Elite Fighting Championship at the Prince of Wales Hotel on Sunday 3rd May. Just 3 weeks tomorrow until Elite Fighting Championships is back with its 10th Instalment at the Prince of Wales Hotel on Lord Street Southport. We have some great fights lined up including an… Read more »


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