Over 2,000 take part in the Southport Half Marathon July 4th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments 2,000 take part in the Southport Half Marathon Over 2,000 runners sprinted along Lord Street in Southport (Sunday 3 July) as they enjoyed the 2016 Southport Half Marathon. The historic boulevard was closed for the first time for a running event as people set off from Victoria Park before pounding along Lord Street. Vital Events, organisers of this spectacle, enjoyed record numbers with the 10k run fully subscribed and the half marathom nearly full. A mile fun run was also held. For more details about forthcoming Vital Events races please visit: www.vitalevents.co.ukor call: 01695 351007. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ 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!