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22° Halo over Southport

An impressive 22° halo around the Sun showed itself this afternoon, over Southport’s sea shore.  Such halos form as sunlight (or moonlight) is refracted by millions of hexagonal ice crystals that are
21st April 2024

Birkdale: Easter Craft & Gift Fayre reminder

Come along and join us this Saturday 16th March.  10.30am to 2.00pm.  Venue: St Peter’s Parish Hall, Birkdale, Southport PR8 4BY. Free admission and inside, so whatever the weather we have you
14th March 2024

Crossens Craft & Gift Fayre – a few pictures from 9th March

A small selection of photos from the Crossens fayre last weekend  Photo credit: Cath Regan  Support our local businesses! More information…   NB. This coming Saturday 16th March 10.30am to 2.00pm
12th March 2024

Easter and Mother’s Day Woodvale Fayre

Saturday 2nd March 10.30am to 2.00pm is the date for our second monthly craft and gift fayre at our new venue in Woodvale, Ainsdale. St John Stone Parish Hall, Ainsdale, Woodvale, Southport
27th February 2024

In Pictures: Birkdale Fayre gets off to a great start

Our craft and gift fayre at Liverpool Road Methodist (Red Brick) Church hall in Birkdale got off to a flying start yesterday.  Here’s a selection of pictures from the event.  The Next Fayre…  Woodvale’s
25th February 2024

Man injured in RTC at Birkdale Aldi

Police have taken over a Birkdale supermarket car park this afternoon after a man was injured in a road traffic collision. The man suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital. OTS
13th December 2023

Pictures from the Woodvale Festive Fayre today

Southport Crafts, Arts and Preloved Items Fayre held a festive event today at St John Stone Parish Hall.     ] Tomorrow (10th December) we are in Haskayne… Haskayne Village Hall, 109 School Lane,
9th December 2023

Santa visits the Ainsdale Craft Fayre

Festive fun today at the Methodist Church Hall in Ainsdale. The Ainsdale in Bloom,Village Bloomers and the Asthma + Lung Charity UK both had fundraising stalls at the fayre.   Supporting local businesses.  Photos by Jason Regan  
2nd December 2023

Santa rides through Ainsdale

The Southport Hesketh Round Table Santa and his elves were spotted delighting the crowds in Ainsdale tonight. More:  
27th November 2023

In pictures: Horsing around at the Birkdale fayre

It was chilly start to the Birkdale Fayre yesterday, but visitors received a warm welcome from Merlin the wonderful Shetland Pony. More info   
26th November 2023

Merlin is coming to the Xmas Fayre

This Saturday marks our Xmas fayre at Liverpool Road Methodist Church, (Red Brick) in Birkdale. We open to the public at 2.00pm to 5.00pm, free admission. We have amazing stalls with handmade crafts to
23rd November 2023

Southport’s River Rotten

Drivers could have been forgiven for thinking that the town had sprung a new river, as the flooding problem in Rotten Row persists. Vehicles are still being forced to navigate the flooding. 
22nd November 2023

Latest November Southport Craft Fayre images

Southport Crafts, Arts and Preloved Items Fayre organisers held two fayres this weekend. The first, on Saturday 18th November, was held at St Peter’s Church Hall in Birkdale and the second was
19th November 2023
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