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Tuesday 3 May 2016 – Southport Film – Guild Timbuktu (PG-13) *

May 2nd, 2016 in News, Whats On

Not far from the ancient Malian city of Timbuktu, proud cattle herder Kidane (Ibrahim Ahmed aka Pino) lives peacefully in the dunes with his wife Satima (Toulou Kiki), his daughter Toya (Layla Walet Mohamed), and Issan (Mehdi Ag Mohamed), their twelve-year-old shepherd. In town, the people suffer, powerless, from the regime of terror imposed by… Read more »

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The First L’Oréal Worldwide Hair Fashion Night Comes To Southport

April 30th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Thursday 12th May 2016 Following the success of La Nuit de la Coiffure in France, L’Oréal Professionnel is delighted to announce that its beauty connected event is going global and acting local in 2016!  For one night only thousands of L’Oréal Professionnel hair stylists and salons in UK, France, Germany, USA, Brazil & China will… Read more »

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Get Read For A Friday Night Southport Airshow Spectacular

April 28th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Photo: The Blades – during the 2015 daytime display Friday Night Southport Airshow Spectacular   This year is the 25th year of the Southport Air Show and plans are underway to make this truly special. Friday Night Flying is new for 2016 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Southport Air Show. We are excited… 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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Thursday 28 April 2016 – Dave Spikey: Punchlines at The Atkinson

April 26th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Punchlines derive their humour from being unexpected – “Punch” indicating that the “Line” should always come as a surprise or shock. The major school of thought suggests that few Punchlines are funny out of context. There is another school of thought (Actually Dave’s school of thought) that the opposite can be true. In this new… Read more »

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Blake to perform in Southport

April 26th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Photo: Blake Blake at the Atkinson – Wednesday 4 May 2016 Mixing eclectic classical and pop songs with rich harmony vocals, harmony singers Blake launched their first album in 2007, just 6 months after reuniting as friends on Facebook. The debut album went straight to number One in the UK Classical Album Chart and into… Read more »

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Southport Access For Everyone Meeting

April 24th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Southport Access For Everyone Meeting The next meeting of Southport Access for Everyone forum will be held at the Victoria Methodist Church, Sussex Road, Southport PR8 6DG on Monday 25th April at 7 pm. This year’s AGM will be held before the regular monthly meeting. The premises are fully accessible for wheelchair users with adequate… Read more »

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Minions coming Southport Outdoor Cinema (May 7)

April 23rd, 2016 in News, Whats On

Photo: Community Garden Kings Gardens Minions coming Southport Outdoor Cinema (May 7) Minions will be screened on the 7th May in the Community Garden Kings Gardens for 8pm aiming for 8:25pm start (when it’s dusk). The showing follows the success of  Frozen and Grease last year which took place last year. King’s Gardens is easily reachable by public… Read more »

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Shakespear’s Globe coming to Southprt

April 20th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Globe On Screen gives cinema goers across the UK and beyond a unique opportunity to commemorate the landmark 400 year anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare Acclaimed performances of Measure For Measure (from 6 May), The Merchant of Venice (from 10 June) and Richard II (from 24 June) filmed on the world’s most famous stage hit cinemas worldwide as part of a major year of… Read more »

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Southport Arts Trail Event

April 14th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Southport are hosting its 7th Annual Arts Trail and a number of venues are holding exhibitions, have a go events, and demonstrations dotted all over Southport. One of which is based at Southport’s Best Kept Secret. MakeItWorkShop. Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EN. We are a community interest company based at the… Read more »

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Meet renowned poet Tony Harrison at the Southport festival

April 11th, 2016 in News, Whats On

Acclaimed for his extraordinary formal brilliance and technique, Southport Festival is proud to present a teatime special poetry reading by the world renowned poet TONY HARRISON. Friday 6th May 2016. The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DB Time: 5.00pm Tickets £10.00 plus booking fee. Telephone: 01704 533333   TONY HARRISON Said by several critics and reviewers to be confrontational, celebratory,… Read more »

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Gin festival Will Be The ‘Perfect’ Summer Remedy

April 6th, 2016 in Whats On

Gin festival Will Be The ‘Perfect’ Summer Remedy The town will host to its first ever gin festival – thanks to the staff at Remedy bar in the town centre. Owners Sarah Simcock and Susannah Porter, who launched Remedy last year at the former Tourist Information Centre in the resort, say they cannot wait to… Read more »

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West Lancashire Classic Bus Day Returns

April 4th, 2016 in News, Whats On

West Lancashire Classic Bus Day Returns On Saturday 16th April, the West Lancashire Classic Bus Day, now in its 4th year will take place with eight classic buses from the Merseyside Transport Trust collection operating frequent trips over two routes that both originate from Burscough Bridge. Classic AEC Regents double deckers from the 1950s, along… Read more »

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Dr Feelgood at the Atkinson Friday 7 October 2016

April 1st, 2016 in News, Whats On

7.30pm – Jon Casey Blues Band 8.35pm – Dr Feelgood Formed on Canvey Island in Essex in the early 1970s, Dr. Feelgood remains one of the most popular and exciting live rhythm and blues acts in the world. The raw and uncompromising style of their performance resulted in the album Stupidity that immediately went to… Read more »

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Southport NHS board meeting – Public welcome

March 31st, 2016 in News, Whats On

Public welcome at Trust board meeting Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust will hold its next board meeting on Wednesday 6th April at 9.30am. The meeting will be held in the Clinical Education Centre at Southport and Formby District General Hospital. Members of the public are welcome to attend and observe the meeting. Anyone with a… Read more »

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Fly me to Mighty Southport Radio

March 31st, 2016 in News, Whats On

Fly me to Mighty Southport Radio Picking you up loud and clear – in the sky above Australia! It was a first for Live Sounds on Mighty Southport Radio last night when the community radio station received an email message from a listener travelling by air from Australia to New Zealand. “The signal at 38,000… Read more »

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Police surgery at Crossens Community Centre

March 30th, 2016 in News, Whats On

On Wednesday 30th March 2016 there will be a police surgery at Crossens Community Centre, Rufford Road, Southport for you to discuss with officers from the Southport Neighbourhood Policing Team any concerns you have in your area. Starting at 11.00hs  and finishing at :12.00 Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 [email protected]Read more »

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