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MJR Landscapes (Southport) Join OTS News.co.uk Business Directory

October 23rd, 2014 in Featured News, Uncategorized

MJR Landscapes (Southport) Join OTS News.co.uk Business Directory OTS News.co.uk welcomes MJR Landscapes of Southport to OTS News.co.uk,  the towns number 1 online news media outlet Driveways & Pathways   Is your pathway or driveway looking a bit run down? Most people agree that you only get one chance to make a first impression! Many homes and businesses… Read more »


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UPDATE: Birkdale Village Southport Set for a new ‘Wine Rack’

October 25th, 2014 in News, Uncategorized

Ots news can reveal that the old ‘Threshers’ and more recently ‘Pet Food Shop‘ premises on Weld parade Birkdale village has applied for a 08:00-23:00 drinking license. Wine Rack will deliver expert advice on Wines and Spirits and gives us a point of difference against the competition. Wine Rack will be offering service to the… Read more »


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Southport Hesketh Round Table Present Charity Fireworks & Family Bonfire 1st November

October 25th, 2014 in News, Whats On

Southport Hesketh Round Table present CHARITY FIREWORKS FAMILY BONFIRE, Victoria Park, Southport Saturday 1st November 2014 Plans for this year’s event are going well Promises to be the best Bonfire and Firework Display in the area Plus other family fun attractions and entertainment Massive Bonfire lit at 6:30 Firework display at 8pm Silcocks Fairground Willow Catering   Great value for… Read more »


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OFSTED: KGV Given the lowest possible grade across the board

October 25th, 2014 in News

OFSTED have confirmed they have given KGV Sixth Form College, Southport, the lowest possible grade across the board following their unannounced inspection of the college in September. http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/130492 Their basic criticism is that the teaching does not help enough students through their first (AS) year to enable progression to A level “too much provision is… Read more »


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Get Flu Protected

October 25th, 2014 in News

Three Sefton sisters are among the first in the borough to have the flu vaccination as a nasal spray this year. Siblings Lily, Grace and Ella Brockbank have all received the nasal spray to help protect them against flu, and Sefton Council is recommending other parents and carers follow suit. Since last year, there has been… Read more »


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Southport building firm ‘Best Build’ Rescue the RSPCA

October 24th, 2014 in News, Uncategorized

When the North West of England was hit by the tail end of Hurricane Gonzalo Tuesday (21st October 2014) the RSPCA Preston & District put out for an appeal on a social media as the the kennels had lost the roof. Animal Centre Manger quoted, ‘ We had to stop taking the dogs outside, objects were flying… Read more »


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Southport Access For Everyone

October 24th, 2014 in News, Whats On

The next meeting of Southport Access For Everyone forum will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG On Monday 27th October 2014 at 7 pm. This is a free public meeting. The premises are fully accessible for wheelchair users with adequate car parking facilities, and light refreshments will be served before the meeting commences…. Read more »


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Test Smoke Alarms When You Put Your Clocks Back

October 24th, 2014 in News

Residents in Merseyside are urged to test their smoke alarms when they put their clocks back at the weekend. New figures revealed that in a third of accidental house fires attended by Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service since January 1, 2012, there were no smoke alarms present. There have been 3067 accidental house fires on… Read more »


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Planned roadworks in the North West – Monday 27th October to 2nd November

October 24th, 2014 in News

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 24 October 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. M6 Junction 16 Barthomley Overnight… Read more »


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Appeal following Bank Robbery In Tarleton

October 24th, 2014 in News

Appeal following bank robbery in Tarleton Thursday 23 October 2014 DETECTIVES are appealing for information following a robbery at a bank in Tarleton. At around 3pm on Thursday 23 October, a man entered Natwest on Church Road and demanded money from cashiers. A quantity of cash was handed over before the man left the bank and… Read more »


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Whooper swans return to WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre for a winter spectacle

October 24th, 2014 in News, Uncategorized

The first 400 Whooper swans have made the 500 mile migration from Iceland to spend the winter at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. Numbers of Whooper Swans are expected to increase up to 2,000 over the coming months as the swans migrate from Iceland to their temporary home at Martin Mere to escape the Arctic… Read more »


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Missing Preston Teenager Appeal

October 24th, 2014 in News

Police are appealing for information about a 16 year old girl who is missing from home in Preston Shanice Romaniko was last seen at Runshaw College, Leyland, at around midday on Tuesday 21 October but has not been in touch with family or friends since. PC Lee Grant from Preston Police said: “We are becoming… Read more »


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Prince’s Trust Paint The Park Southport

October 24th, 2014 in News

Young adults from across Sefton have helped spruce up Hesketh Park, Southport as part of the Prince’s Trust project. A group of seven spent time in the Green Flag listed park painting the railing in the popular children’s play area, painting the lake shelter and other general maintenance. The Prince’s Trust charity was set up… Read more »


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Kickathon For Queenscourt Hospice Southport Saturday 1st November

October 24th, 2014 in News

On Saturday the 1st of November NASSKC Wado Ryu Karate Club are holding a kickathon in aid of Queenscourt. Participants can make a donation or obtain sponsorship for the number of kicks they choose to do on the day. if you’d like to take part then please contact Mike on the details below! Where: Birkdale High… Read more »


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Further appeal following cash in transit robbery in Ormskirk

October 24th, 2014 in News

Further appeal following cash in transit robbery in Ormskirk POLICE have released images of two men they want to speak to in connection with a cash in transit robbery in July. The incident happened at around 2pm on Wednesday 30 July. It is believed that two men in balaclavas approached a security guard carrying a cash… Read more »


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EU BUDGET DEMANDS ‘AN OUTRAGE’

October 24th, 2014 in News

EU BUDGET DEMANDS ‘AN OUTRAGE’ Demands for Britain to hand over an extra €2.1bn to the EU budget have been described by UKIP deputy leader Paul Nuttall as “an outrage”. The one-off payment due by December 1 has been ordered to compensate for the UK economy performing better than other EU countries since 1995,. Details… Read more »


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Council Takes Action On Heritage Concerns

October 24th, 2014 in News

Sefton Council takes the importance of its built heritage extremely seriously and has recently carried out a proactive review of all assets across the borough. This detailed exercise involved Sefton’s conservation experts undertaking surveys of all privately and publicly owned assets and notifying English Heritage of those areas identified as being ‘at risk.’ The results of this… Read more »


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