David Gest visits Southport on Friday 2nd May 2008 September 6th, 2008 admin Latest celebs Shares Comments David Gest visits Southport on Friday 2nd May 2008 David Gest was in Southport visiting his cousin Freda who owns a “sausage factory”. David went walkabouts in the town centre visiting different establishments (without drinking) chatting to the public, having photographs taken and signing autographs along the way. He visited the Mason Arms, strolled along Lord Street to Scarisbrick Hotel mixing with drinkers then walked along the Promenade to the Pier, stopped at the Sandgrounder Fish & Chip shop, Nevill Street where he bought a couple of ice creams for children then went for a meal to Owens Bar with local businessman John Ball and friends. American-born David Gest is most famous for being childhood friends with ‘The Jackson 5’, having been married to Liza Minelli for a year and a half and a resident of the 2006 “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here”. David met a group of teenagers and bought them ice creams This was the first time David had visited Southport and he was very impressed with Lord Street. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!