Photo: R.I.P Grant Linton (Southport)

Tributes paid to ‘Evertonian & Great Goal Keeper” Grant Linton is saddened to report the death of well know Southport man, Grant Linton.

Grant passed away yesterday (Saturday 10 September) at his home address on Coronation Walk, Southport.

Lots of people have been paying touching tributes to a popular man who made so many people smile.

PGA Golf Professional Norman Marshall said: “Poor Grant Linton! Like lots of people around my age, casting my mind back to the last time I saw him. I was with Peter Ogden. Grant was laughing, friendly and just being what he was, a nice lad.”

“It reminds me to be kind and as nice to people as I can, while they are still here. Grant Linton a decent fella.” 

Mighty Radio DJ Trevor Ford Said: “R.I.P Grant Linton a great lad who lost his way”

Stephen Manwaring said: “Good looking lad as well as a great keeper.”

Anna Abram said: “Love n thoughts to the family – RIP Grant xx”

Funeral arrangements will be announced on

Mans body found in Southport flat

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