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Classic Cars arrive in Southport ahead of tomorrows Land Speed Record...

Classic cars starting to arrive for the 90th anniversary of Sir Henry Segrave's land speed record on Southport Beach tomorrow. Several vehicles were parked outside the...

Thieves target golf clubs outside Southport Municipal

Photo: Southport Municipal Police are advising golfers to security mark their clubs and keep valuable items out of view. Golfers are being advised to keep their...

Vandals on the rampage in Ainsdale

Photo: Post Office, Station Road, Ainsdale Last night the cash machine at the post office on Station Road was vandalised. The Chocolate Box had its...

Free Parking in Southport town centre

Photo: Free Parking in Southport A privately owned Wright Street Car Park is offering free parking until parking meters are installed. Will it always be free.....?...

How many Southport parents were fined for taking kids out of...

A total 51 Southport parents were fined for taking their children out of school without permission last year.  Following the Freedom for Information act OTSnews can reveal 51 parents...

UPDATE: Person dead after being hit by a train between Ainsdale...

Photo: Train evacuated at Ainsdale station UPDATE: Person dead after being hit by a train between Ainsdale and Freshfield A spokesman for British Transport Police said:...

Merseyside Police remind motorists of dangers of using mobile phones while...

Photo Credit: Southport drivers on the phone Facebook page Merseyside Police’s roads policing department are reminding motorists of the dangers of using mobile phones while driving. In...

UPDATE: Floods hit southport after heavy rain

Photo: Balmoral Drive  After heavy rainfall throughout Christmas Day, forecasters put out their rain warning which they say will continue throughout tonight, and last until...

Appeal launched for Southport mum’s funeral

Debbie Lankshear was a truly amazing women and taken from such a loving family of 5 generations to soon. A crowdfunding appeal has been launched...

Bus and train times over Christmas and New Year?

Boxing Day - Saturday 26th December A limited network of buses will run, as will the Soccerbus for the Liverpool vs Leicester match an Anfield,...

Pin sandwich served up to Pets on Ivy Street

Southport pet owners warned about a sandwich laced with pins. Dog owner Kathy Edwards urged fellow pet owners to be vigilant after her Pekingese dog,...

CQC inspection reveals Blair House requires improvement (Southport)

This unannounced inspection of Blair House Care Home took place on 21 September 2015. Blair House provides nursing and personal care for people who have...

KGV Christmas Charity Day Raises £485.50 For Queenscourt Hospice

Photo: KGV Fundraisers Staff and Students at King George V College have raised £485.50 for Queenscourt Hospice, this Christmas. The money was raised during a Christmas...

Police issue warning over cash machine scams in Southport

People in area are being warned to be aware of scammers stealing people’s money from cash machines in the area. Merseyside Police has issued a Sefton...

From KRAKOW to Southport

Photo: KRAKOW Supermarket, Southport The former Blockbuster Video Entertainment shop in Shakespeare Street is being converted into an Eastern European supermarket called KRAKOW. A Shakespeare Street resident...

Pudding & Pie burgled in Southport

Photo: Pudding & Pie, Wayfarers Arcade Burglars have struck at Pudding & Pie in Wayfarers Arcade in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday 9...

R.I.P George Thierens “The Gate Man”

GEORGE THIERENS Passed away suddenly at home on Monday 30th November leaving heartbroken wife Lilian, children Michelle, Melanie, Richard and his many grandchildren. George was...

Police Cordon Off Esplanade Southport After Man Has Face Slashed

Photo: Crime scene  Merseyside Police are appealing for information following an assault in Southport in the early hours, Sunday November 1. At about 1.25am, officers were called to Esplanade,...

Women taken to hospital with head injuries in Southport town centre

The emergency services were called to Eastbank Street this evening, Friday 23 October 2015. A member of the public reported a disturbance outside the Tesco...

Another Southport Tory Publicity stunt falls flat on its face –...

Ainsdale Tories:  misleading the Southport public over pollution/speed issue. The Southport press recently highlighted the controversial matter of 20 mph speed limits within the town....

Police called to a disturbance on North Road Southport

Photo: North Road, Southport (10am) Police were called to a property on North Road following reports of a disturbance this morning, Saturday 5 September. The photograph above...

Join second Rotary Coast Walk from Hightown to Southport this weekend

Walkers will be able to raise money for the charity of their choice at event organised by the Southport Meols and Southport Sunrise Rotary Clubs. It’s not...

Appeal to find 16-year-old girl missing since music festival six days...

Samantha Josephine Nutt is known to frequent Southport, Blackpool, Liverpool and Prescot Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help in tracing a 16 year-old...

Armed robber raids Southport’s Pets At Home store

Ocean Plaza in Southport. The Pets at Home store there was raided by an armed robber Detectives in Sefton are appealing for witnesses after a...

Southport’s Macmillan line dance raised £2,021.89

The town hall gardens was buzzing with the sound of line dancing on bank holiday Sunday, as volunteers put their best feet forward to...

Barrister Blasts Sefton Planners at Deaf School Enquiry

The barrister for the developers in summing up on Friday at the appeal hearing over the proposed housing development on the Birkdale School for...

15-year-old boy remains in hospital after Southport car crash in which...

A teenage boy remains in hospital with serious injuries after a tragic car crash in which his mother died. The 15-year-old suffered two broken legs, a broken...

Southport councillors campaign to save Churchtown NatWest swings into action

Southport Lib Dem councillors have launched a campaign to save Churchtown 's NatWest branch on Cambridge Road. Councillors Pat Keith and John Dodd have drawn up a petition against...

Ormskirk Motorfest 2015: Superb photos from automobile extravaganza

Ormskirk Motorfest 2015, Photographs by Jon Hart - reason2design, Southport Crowds assembled in Ormskirk as more than 350 cars and motorcycles lined up in displays across the...

Southport boy has his disability trike stolen again

Southport mum is appealing for people’s help after thieves stole her son’s disability trike on his birthday. The bike was stolen as burglars struck at...

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