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Plans unveiled for Ferris Wheel at Princes Park

Plans unveiled for Ferris Wheel at Princes Park

PLANS have been unveiled to install a Ferris Wheel and small bistro/cafe at the edge of Princes Park in Southport.

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Renewed calls for water safety after beach tragedy
Renewed calls for water safety after beach tragedy

Renewed calls for water safety after beach tragedy

FRESH calls have been made for people to stay safe if swimming in open water following the death of a 21-year-old student on Crosby beach.Hamza Mansoor, from Stoke, died in hospital after being pulled from the water along with two of his friends on Tuesday, July 20.It is understood the group had
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Former post office transformed into clinic

Former post office transformed into clinic

by Tom Martin

A FORMER post office in Blundellsands has been given a half a million pound facelift and reopened as a clinic.The post office, on Blundellsands Road

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Motorcyclist receives 'life-changing injuries' after crash

Motorcyclist receives 'life-changing injuries' after crash

by Tom Martin

A MOTORCYCLIST suffered “life-changing injuries” after hsi bike collided with a car on Southport’s Marine Drive last week.The accident happened

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West Lancashire vaccination pop up clinics labelled a huge success

West Lancashire vaccination pop up clinics labelled a huge success

by Henry James

WEST Lancashire’s run of pop up and vaccine bus clinics have been hailed as a huge success by health chiefs.NHS West Lancashire Clinical

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Mother and daughter beauty queens to compete in America

Mother and daughter beauty queens to compete in America

by Danielle Thompson

A MOTHER and daughter pageant duo have raised more than £5,000 for charity – and are now set to compete in the Pure International Pageant competition

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Remember when Ford claimed Capri Injection would be fast as lightning?

Remember when Ford claimed Capri Injection would be fast as lightning?

by Danielle Thompson

REMEMBER when Ford proudly boasted that its Capri Injection would go like lightning? You wouldn’t get away with it today – but then even the sound of

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Brian reminisces about when he got medal from the Queen

Brian reminisces about when he got medal from the Queen

by Henry James

BRIAN Felton, 86, who lives at James Page House nursing home in Maghull has been reminiscing about receiving the British Empire Medal from the Queen

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Police re-issue swim warning after removing youths from quarry site

Police re-issue swim warning after removing youths from quarry site

by Henry James

POLICE have urged people to stay away from the dangerous East Quarry in Appley Bridge after they had to remove a large group of youths who were

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Four jailed over terror robbery at farm which left victim with gunshot wounds

Four jailed over terror robbery at farm which left victim with gunshot wounds

by Henry James

FOUR men have been jailed following a robbery in Aughton which left a man with serious gunshot wounds to his knee and ankle.Alan Daniels, 38, of

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Man seriously injured after being struck by car

Man seriously injured after being struck by car

by Henry James

A MAN has been left with serious chest and leg injuries after being hit by a car.Police were called at 10.30pm on Sunday, July 18 to reports of a

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Mural honour for care workers unveiled

Mural honour for care workers unveiled

by Danielle Thompson

A MURAL has been unveiled which honours social care work in Southport.The 24ft by 20ft artwork, which is a ‘tribute to care workers and the

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Bar design plan for former clothes shop set to be refused by council

Bar design plan for former clothes shop set to be refused by council

by Henry James

A PLANNING application to carry out façade work to 3 and 3A Moor Street, Ormskirk as part of wider plans to convert the former Dorothy Perkins shop

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Birkdale grandfather appointed head of Nationwide Oddfellows

Birkdale grandfather appointed head of Nationwide Oddfellows

by Danielle Thompson

A GRANDFATHER who has been a member of national friendly society, the Oddfellows, for more than 70 years has been appointed one of the organisation’s

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