Photo: Lord Street taxi rank following an assault last year

Taxi Marshals over Christmas and New Year

This is to confirm that taxi marshals will be on duty on the dates below at the Main Rank Lord Street, Southport.

Dates are:

Friday 18 December

Saturday 19 December 

Thursday 31 December

This is organised by Sefton Council, Police, and National Health. The idea is to prevent disturbances around the taxi rank which can lead to fighting and people getting injured then someone call an ambulance, which can all be avoided by having marshals on the rank. It is actually cheaper to have marshals than involve all the other services.


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