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Southport Air Show Prepares To Take Off

July 30th, 2014 in News, Whats On

An outstanding array of aircraft, including the world famous Red Arrows, have been confirmed to appear at this year’s Southport Air Show. Now in its 23rd year, the Southport Air Show is two days of packed entertainment for the entire family and takes place on the 20th & 21st September on the Southport Seafront. The… Read more »


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The Rotary Coast Walk & The Rotary FunFest events taking place on Sunday 31st August 2014

July 29th, 2014 in News, Whats On

The Rotary Coast Walk & The Rotary FunFest events taking place on Sunday 31st August 2014 There are two upcoming annual events both of which are being held on Sunday 31st August 2014: The Rotary Coast Walk: organised by Southport Meols and Southport SunriseRotary clubs takes place along the Sefton coast, there are a number… Read more »


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The countdown begins – Southport Crewsaver 24 Hour Race 13th and 14th September 2014!

July 28th, 2014 in News, Whats On

The countdown begins – Crewsaver 24 Hour Race 13th and 14th September 2014! Preparations are well under way for the 48th year of the Crewsaver 24 Hour Race at West Lancashire Yacht Club, Southport. The club are very excited to welcome you to this year’s event. With 52 boats entered so far entries are up… Read more »


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Southport Open Top Tours 2014 Season

July 28th, 2014 in News, Whats On

Following on from the success of the first two years’ operation in 2012 and 2013, the Merseyside Transport Trust (MTT) is pleased to announce that it will once again be operating circular open top tours of Southport during the holiday season of 2014. These tours will be provided entirely by volunteers using historic vehicles. Starting… Read more »


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The Learning Rooms Southport celebrate first birthday party

July 27th, 2014 in News, Whats On

The Learning Rooms Southport celebrate first birthday party The Learning Rooms Southport are celebrating their first birthday party next Sunday (3/8/14) from 2pm-4pm. The Learning Rooms is located at 49a Windsor Road where there will be refreshments available and demonstrations and performances from their singing, drama and performing arts groups. There will also be fun… Read more »


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Dobbies Southport to host awesome charity event for all the family Saturday 16th August 2014

July 25th, 2014 in Entertainment, News, Whats On

Fairground rides, stilt walkers, face painters, a hog roast and outdoor bar are just some of the things to keep the family entertained at dobbies “Its a kind of Queen” night. What’s on the line up? A compare will kick start the event at 3pm the warm up will be provided by local bands plus… Read more »


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Karaoke night at Birkdale Labour Club Southport Friday 29th August 2014

July 24th, 2014 in Whats On

Karaoke night at Birkdale Labour Club Southport Friday 29th August 2014  Birkdale Labour Club Southport is holding a Karaoke night on 29th August 2014 From 8:pm onwards! 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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Formby Library Hosts Hollywood Scriptwriting Session

July 24th, 2014 in News, Whats On

Formby Library has organised a special writing workshop with professional scriptwriter, Alex Moran, for local teenagers and young adults. Alex Moran has been involved in film work with the companies behind a number of blockbuster movies, such as Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Slumdog Millionaire. During his visit to the Duke Street library, he… Read more »


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WW1 Exhibition at the Atkinson in Southport

July 23rd, 2014 in Whats On

Sefton Council has produced a commemorative World War One exhibition which will be on display throughout the borough in the coming months. Working closely with Sefton CVS and local volunteers, Sefton’s Library Service has produced the impressive exhibition which will first go on display at Southport Library in The Atkinson at the end of July…. Read more »


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Southport Access For Everyone forum meeting Monday 28 July 2014 at 7 pm

July 21st, 2014 in News, Whats On

The next meeting of Southport Access For Everyone forum will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG On Monday 28 July 2014 at 7 pm.  This is a free public meeting. The premises are fully accessible for wheelchair users with adequate car parking facilities, and light refreshments will be served before the… Read more »


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Southport Cllr John Dodd’s ADVICE CENTRE Thursday 24th July

July 21st, 2014 in News, Whats On

Cllr John Dodd’s ADVICE CENTRE Thursday 24th July Meols Ward Councillors John Dodd, Nigel Ashton and Jo Barton will be holding their next Advice Centre on Thursday 24th July. They will be available from 10.30am-11.30am at Cafe Moo Moo, Cambridge Road (Churchtown traffic lights) to assist residents with any local issues, problems or complaints. Alternatively,… Read more »


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Charity Gig at Fleetwood Hesketh (Southport) to raise money for Scope

July 19th, 2014 in News, Whats On

Charity Gig at Fleetwood Hesketh (Southport) to raise money for Scope Local resident Sarah Kelly is currently taking part in the National Citizenship Service Program (NCS) and the program is for 16-17 year olds and it gives us a chance to give back to the community. Sarah’s project is to raise money for Scope Charity,… Read more »


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World War One Lights Outs Event Kings Gardens Event Space on Monday 4th August

July 18th, 2014 in News, Whats On

World War One Lights Outs Event Kings Gardens Event Space Monday 4th August LIGHTS OUT On Monday 4th August in the Community Event Space in Kings Gardens (In Front of the Royal Clifton Hotel) The Royal British Legion Byng House will be holding a “Lights Out” Event. We will be marking out the words WW1… Read more »


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Kevin Sheedy book signing at Broadhurst book shop Market Street Southport (Saturday 19th of July 2014 @ 2:30pm)

July 18th, 2014 in News, Whats On

Kevin Sheedy book signing at Broadhurst book shop Market Street Southport (Saturday 19th of July 2014) Former Everton star, Kevin Sheedy will be signing copies of his book ‘So Good I Did It Twice’ at Broadhursts Book Sellers in Southport on Saturday 19th of July 2014.   Also on the day, John Keith will be… Read more »


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“We’re Going on a Wild Walk” at Martin Mere this summer “squelch, squelch, splish splash, swish swash”

July 17th, 2014 in News, Whats On

“squelch, squelch, splish splash, swish swash” Explore a hidden gem of wetland habitat at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre this summer holiday, as it opens to the public on Thursday 24 July. The official opening with the Madam Mayor Cllr Doreen Stephenson, LEF and Cargill  took place this afternoon (Thursday 17 July). The new Wild… Read more »


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Southport Rocks Saturday 19th July

July 15th, 2014 in Whats On

Terms & conditions Entry wristbands will be posted to you Wristbands valid only for Southport Rocks, on the 19th July, at Southport Pleasureland, from 5pm to 9pm Wristbands MUST be worn to gain entry One voucher = 1 wristband Southport Pleasureland Management reserve the right to refuse admission (before or during the event) No alcohol… Read more »


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