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Improved Website Helps Southport Residents Do It Online

July 30th, 2014 in News, Notices

More council services and transactions than ever before are available on Sefton’s new-look website. Residents can access a range of information and support 24-hours a day via sefton.gov.uk The site has been specifically designed to be more user-friendly and fully accessible via mobile phones and tablets. Popular online tasks include checking bin collection dates, viewing planning applications, looking… Read more »


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Re-surfacing, Altcar Road, Formby

July 30th, 2014 in News, Notices

Essential road improvements are scheduled for Altcar Road, Formby, starting on Monday, August 11. The work is needed from Tesco’s roundabout/Stephenson Way to the nearby bridge in an eastbound direction. To minimise disruption to surrounding businesses, the main work is planned at night time between 6.30pm and 6am. The project is programmed to last up to two weeks…. Read more »


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Southport born actress Dora Bryan has died at the age of 91

July 24th, 2014 in News, Notices

Southport born actress Dora Bryan has died at the age of 91 The ‘Last Of The Summer Wine’ and ‘Absolutely Fabulous’ actress Dora Bryan has died at the age of 91. The actress died with her two sons Daniel and William Lawton by her side. Bryan was born in Southport. Her father was a salesman… Read more »


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Assured Care (Northwest) Ltd Require Staff – Southport

July 24th, 2014 in News, Notices

Staff required at Assured Care  Bank Part/Full time Good Rate of Pay Car driver essential Training provided Alternate weekends If you  are interested in the exciting opportunities at  Assured Care you can get in touch via the contact details below. Telephone: 01704  514488 Freephone: 0800 141 2776 Email: enquiries@assuredcarenw.co.uk Specialising in all aspects of care and… Read more »


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Be Sun Sensible In Southport

July 22nd, 2014 in News, Notices

Sefton Council is asking all residents to be ‘sun sensible’ during the hot weather this summer. With temperatures set to rise in the coming days, ‘look after yourself and others’ is the message from health officials across the borough. Dr Janet Atherton, Sefton Council’s Director of Public Health, said: “Although temperatures are not at heat… Read more »


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R.I.P. “Jack” (Gerald) Eaton

July 6th, 2014 in News, Notices

“Jack” (Gerald) Eaton Passed away yesterday 4th July at Westcliffe Manor. One of the towns characters and head of the Eaton family, former proprietor of “June the Florist” one of the towns oldest established family business’s. A devoted husband to Margaret and father to Judy, Peter and Lisa a truly committed family man, Grandfather to… Read more »


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Happy 30th Birthday Vici Bradshaw

July 5th, 2014 in Notices

Happy 30th Birthday Vici Bradshaw Lots of Love All at S.D Inn xxxxx


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Thanks To Park Volunteers Southport

June 27th, 2014 in News, Notices

Sefton Council would like to thank all the volunteers who came out in numbers to support Park Volunteers Week. For the first time, Sefton Council launched the initiative during ‘National Volunteers Week’ which ran from June 1-7. The idea was to help promote local volunteers and to encourage others to get involved in Sefton’s parks… Read more »


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R.I.P. Edith Jackson (Southport)

June 19th, 2014 in News, Notices

R.I.P. Edith Jackson  (Southport) OTS News.co.uk is saddened to report the death of well known High Park resident, Edith Jackson. Edith sadly passed away on Thursday 19th June 2014. Condolences to all her family and friends. Funeral arrangements to be announced. R.I.P. Edith Jackson Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news…. Read more »


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R.I.P. Bill Sutton (Southport)

June 5th, 2014 in News, Notices

R.I.P. Bill Sutton (Southport) The Park Golf Club in Southport lost its oldest member on Sunday 1st June 2014. The past captain Bill Sutton died suddenly of a heart attack. Fellow member George Carter played with Bill at the Hesketh Golf Club Artisans nearly half a century ago. George said Bill will be sadly missed… Read more »


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Southport’s Hesketh Park Astronomical Observatory will open to the public

May 23rd, 2014 in News, Notices

The impressive Fernley Astronomical Observatory at Hesketh Park, Southport will open to the public. The observatory, which was believed to be the first public observatory in the country, houses a spectacular Cook 6 inch telescope which was donated by Joseph Baxendell Jnr in memory of his late father of the same name in 1901. Members… Read more »


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Southport resident R.I.P Ivy Stead

May 17th, 2014 in News, Notices, Uncategorized

Much loved Ainsdale/Birkdale resident Ivy Stead passed away Wednesday the 14th of May.  Funeral arrangements Tuesday the 27th of May 12.40pm at southport crematorium. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email ots@otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk


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Kings Gardens Volunteers Southport

May 15th, 2014 in News, Notices

A big recruitment drive for volunteers to help at King’s Gardens, Southport has just been launched. Sefton Council is looking for a new team of volunteers to work on all aspect of the gardens. They are looking for people with many different interests to help at the gardens with an array of roles available which are not all focused on gardening. As King’s… Read more »


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Roadworks, A565 Ince Woods

May 13th, 2014 in News, Notices

Essential roadworks start on the A565 near Ince Woods, Thornton, starting on Monday, May 19. 

The works, by United Utilities, are needed to divert a water main as part of the construction of the Thornton to Switch Island Link road (Brooms Cross Road.) 

Traffic will be controlled by temporary lights for up to three weeks during the… Read more »


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R.I.P. Betty Bond aged 87 (Southport)

May 12th, 2014 in News, Notices

R.I.P. Betty Bond  (Southport) OTS News.co.uk is saddened to report the death of well known High Park resident, Betty Bond. Betty sadly passed away at home on Saturday 10th May 2014. Betty’s funeral will take place at Southport Crematorium, Southport Road, Scarisbrick,  on Monday 19th May 2014at 10:00am. Condolences to all his family and his many… Read more »


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Funeral arrangements for Kevin “Dobbo” Dobson (Southport)

May 10th, 2014 in News, Notices

Funeral arrangements for Kevin “Dobbo” Dobson (Southport) The funeral of Southport resident Kevin “Dobbo” Dobson takes place at Southport Crematorium, Southport Road, Scarisbrick, on Wednesday 14th May 2014. TIME: 2:00pm Kevin sadly passed away on Thursday 17th April 2014 after a short illness. R.I.P. Kevin “Dobbo” Dobson Submit News Contact us with your community, business… Read more »


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