Gale force winds cause disruption across Southport February 2nd, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Churchgate, Southport, Tuesday February 2 2016 Gale force winds have ripped across the Southport over the last 24 hours thanks to Storm Henry. A Churchgate resident said: ” We heard an almighty cracking noise, looked out and the tree was down”. Sefton Council are aware of the incident and have assured residents that it will be cleared later this morning. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!