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Success as 6 Southport Unite Students pass Black Belt

May 1st, 2016 in News, Sports

Picture from left to right. Master Dan Thomas, Henry Watkinson, Ruby MacKay, Francesca Pivaro, Jamie Marshall, Niks Delvers, Dylan Bradbury. Success as 6 Southport Unite Students pass Black Belt Master Thomas from Unite Martial Arts was very proud of all six students who achieved their Black Belt on Saturday. A fantastic achievement that demonstrates sheer… Read more »


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Southport 3-4 Kidderminster Harriers

May 1st, 2016 in News, Sports

Southport 3-4 Kidderminster Harriers Harriers smashed in four goals away from home to reach the 40-point mark for the season with an excellent 4-3 victory at Southport on Saturday evening. Kidderminster sealed victory against Southport in a seven-goal action packed game at Haig Avenue. Louis Almond gave the hosts the lead from the penalty spot… Read more »


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National Success for KGV Sports Stars

April 28th, 2016 in News, Sports

National Success for KGV Sports Stars (Students pictured from left to right: Nathan Browne, Katie Dixon-Turner, Alex Gould, Jordan MacDonald, Max Noble, Alec Scott) Last weekend seven advanced level students at King George V College competed in the Association of Colleges (AoC) Sport National Finals at Northumbria University, winning three silver and one gold medal…. Read more »


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Queencourt Charity Football Match

April 27th, 2016 in News, Sports, Whats On

Queencourt Charity Football Match A Charity Football game at Southport FC’s ground, The Merseyrail Community Stadium, Haig Avenue is being held on the 7th of May. It will be a fun football fundraiser for Queenscourt Hospice. So if you have always dreamed of playing at a league stadium while being a professional footballer for the… Read more »


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Andy Bishop to take a turn as Southport FC manager

April 27th, 2016 in News, Sports

Photo: Andy Bishop Andy Bishop to take a turn as Southport FC manager Andy Bishop is the new Southport Football Club manager. The ex Wrexham, York City and Walsall striker takes up his full time appointment at the Merseyrail Community Stadium after a highly impressive tenure as caretaker boss, navigating the Port to 15th place safety… Read more »


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Result: Aldershot 1-2 Southport

April 23rd, 2016 in News, Sports

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Southport Walk Back to Sport

April 21st, 2016 in News, Sports

Southport Walk Back to Sport Sefton Council is launching two brand new sessions aimed at getting those over 50 playing the sports they love again. Launching at Dunes Splash World on Thursday, April 28, Walking Football and Walking Netball are, in a nutshell, slower versions of the beautiful games everyone knows and loves. The rules… Read more »


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Result: Southport 2-2 Lincoln City

April 17th, 2016 in News, Sports

Bradley Wood scored a last-minute equaliser as Lincoln twice fought back to share the spoils with Southport. Andy Bishop got on the end of a Louis Almond cross to nod the hosts ahead, only for Robbie McDaid to respond immediately for the Imps. Jamie Allen met a Mike Phenix cross to edge Southport ahead before… Read more »


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Kinnear rises to the challenge

April 11th, 2016 in News, Sports

By David Birtill Formby member and England international  Paul Kinnear won the Crosby Challenge Plate, the opening event in the Galvin Green Northern Order of Merit, at West Lancs when no-one matched or beat par over 36 holes in testing conditions. The Formby plus-four ranked player strung together rounds of 74 and 73, three over… Read more »


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Southport Craven Minor Football Results (April 10 2016)

April 11th, 2016 in News, Sports

Craven Minor JFL Results Week Ending 10th April 2016 Under 12 Trinity Blue 0-2 Redgate Rovers Crosby Stuart 1-0 S&A Blue   Under 13 Premiership Burscough Green 2-2 Formby JSC United Churchtown Athletic 5-2 Mitch Green Birkdale United 0-9 Southport Trinity Redgate Yellow 4-3 S&B Red   Under 13 Championship Phoenix 5-7 Burscough White Mitch… Read more »


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Boreham Wood 0-2 Southport

April 10th, 2016 in News, Sports

Southport all but secure their National League status with victory over relegation-threatened Boreham Wood. Rutherford opened the scoring when he headed in Gary Jones’ free-kick at the far post for his first of the season. Craig Westcarr’s fine cross was met by Rutherford with a bullet header into the top corner to double the lead…. Read more »


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Southport Craven Minor Football Results (3rd April)

April 4th, 2016 in News, Sports

Karen Potter Craven Minor JFL Results Week Ending 3rd April 2016   Under 11 Trisconi Cup Final Southport Trinity 0-1 Redgate Rovers White   Under 12 John Disley Cup Final Southport & Ainsdale Amateurs Red 8-2 Redgate Rovers   Under 12 Joseph Jackson Cup S&A Red 7-1 Formby JSC Black Crosby Stuart 0-9 Trinity White… Read more »


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Southport & Ainsdale win the John Disley Under 12 Cup

April 4th, 2016 in News, Sports

 Photo: Champions – Southport & Ainsdale Amateurs Red On Friday evening 1st April under the floodlights at Burscough’s Victoria ground the John Disley Under 12 Cup Final took place between Southport & Ainsdale Amateurs Red and Redgate Rovers. After a hour of highly entertaining football from both teams Southport & Ainsdale ran our 7-1 winners.  Goal scorers… Read more »


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Result: Southport 2-2 Woking

April 2nd, 2016 in News, Sports

Southport produced a superb fightback from two goals down to earn a well-deserved point at home to Woking. Teenager Matt Butcher opened the scoring with a fine drive from outside the box, before doubling the lead – and his personal tally – with a left-footed effort early in the second half. Jonathon Margetts pulled one… Read more »


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Altrincham 1-1 Southport

March 28th, 2016 in News, Sports

Photo: Josh Ginnelly broke the deadlock for Altrincham on the hour with a brilliant solo effort past port keeper Viscosi. Altrincham slipped into the relegation places after being held to a draw by Southport in the National League. The home side thought they had taken a first-half lead through Josh Ginnelly, but he found himself flagged offside…. Read more »


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Southport’s Lucio Wins Gold At Abu Dhabi Grand Slam

March 25th, 2016 in News, Sports

Photo: Lucio Sergio Dos Santos / Courtesy #Jitsart Lucio Wins Gold At Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Lucio Sergio Dos Santos is from Rio de Janerio , Brazil and is a third Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Last week Lucio took part in the Abu Dhabi grand slam tournament in London, he fought off many… Read more »


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Southport sign Jonathon Margetts on loan

March 23rd, 2016 in News, Sports

Photo: Jonathon Margetts Andy Bishop has made his first signing with the news after training on Tuesday afternoon with Jonathon Margetts joining the Port squad on loan from Tranmere Rovers. Andy Bishop said “Jonathon will bring pace and an attacking style that gives us an added threat. I am delighted to have brought Jonathon into our… Read more »


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