Paramedics called after elderly man collapses in Southport March 31st, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Pensioner taken ill, Houghton Street (11am) Paramedics were called to Hoghton Street Southport after a pensioner took ill whilst on his way into the town centre, Thursday 31 March 2016. The man who suffers from heart condition collapsed shortly after 11am outside County Financial Services, luckily employee Peter Mangham-Jones spotted the man in distress and called 999 and his family. Peter said: “Anyone would do the same…paramedics arrived within minutes and took over the situation”. The casualty was taken to Southport hospital for treatment. 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!