Aintree & Maghull Latest News

Moor Hall partners with Neptune Brewery to brew their own beer

Moor Hall partners with Neptune Brewery to brew their own beer by Henry James (May 2022)

A TOP restaurant has partnered with Maghull independent brewery Neptune to brew their own pale ale.The two Michelin star Moor Hall restaurant in   Read more ...

Macca and Beth was ‘another good night at the Royal’

Macca and Beth was ‘another good night at the Royal’ by Pete Rimmer (May 2022)

Macca and BethRoyal Court, Liverpool WITH the odd reference to Macbeth (the play no one should mention) Macca and Beth gets off to spooky start.Macca   Read more ...

Woman breaks down after being jailed over shop burglary

Woman breaks down after being jailed over shop burglary by Lynda Roughley (May 2022)

A WOMAN involved in a brazen lightning-fast shop burglary in Maghull sobbed as she was jailed and shouted to a judge: “My dad’s going to   Read more ...

State of the art hospital project milestone as first steelwork is put in place

State of the art hospital project milestone as first steelwork is put in place by Henry James (May 2022)

A MILESTONE has been reached in the building of Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust’s state of the art £33 million hospital in Maghull after the first   Read more ...

Man ‘punched in head’ in fight outside pub

Man ‘punched in head’ in fight outside pub by Henry James (May 2022)

A MAN had to be taken to hospital after he was punched in the head by another man outside the Meadows pub in Maghull and fell back and hit his head   Read more ...

Plans unveiled to build 65 ‘affordable family homes’ on vacant site

Plans unveiled to build 65 ‘affordable family homes’ on vacant site by Henry James (May 2022)

PLANS have been unveiled to build 65 homes in Aintree.An application has been submitted to Sefton Council for a site off Heysham Road.Your Housing   Read more ...

Paul and his Ashworth Hospital Gardening Team become second recipient of prestigious Maghull Town Council’s Mayoral Achievement Award

Paul and his Ashworth Hospital Gardening Team become second recipient of prestigious Maghull Town Council’s Mayoral Achievement Award by Henry James (May 2022)

PAUL Pruden (horticultural manager at Mersey Care NHS Trust) and his Ashworth Hospital Gardening Team have become only the second recipient of the   Read more ...

Annie rises to the challenge with bake sale

Annie rises to the challenge with bake sale by Henry James (May 2022)

SIX-YEAR-OLD Annie O’Connor “loves her school (St Thomas’ C of E Primary in Lydiate) so much” she organised a Cake Sale to raise funds for it and   Read more ...

Merseyrail asking for nominations for their Customer Star Award

Merseyrail asking for nominations for their Customer Star Award by Henry James (May 2022)

MERSEYRAIL is on the hunt for its customer star and needs people’s help.As part of their annual Merseyrail Achievement Awards, which celebrate their   Read more ...

Sefton schools come together to talk mental health

Sefton schools come together to talk mental health by Henry James (May 2022)

A NEW virtual network aims to give help and support around mental health and wellbeing for school staff in Sefton and their pupils.The education and   Read more ...

Residents of Poppyfields estate in Maghull raise concerns with MP Bill Esterson

Residents of Poppyfields estate in Maghull raise concerns with MP Bill Esterson by Henry James (May 2022)

DEVELOPER Persimmon Homes says it will try ensure the former Moss Side lake and surrounding gardens near the Poppyfields estate in Maghull will be   Read more ...

‘SUPER STATION’ FOR FIRE SERVICE SET FOR GO-AHEAD

‘SUPER STATION’ FOR FIRE SERVICE SET FOR GO-AHEAD by Henry James (May 2022)

MERSEYSIDE Fire Service’s plans to create a new four bay ‘super-station’ at Aintree have been recommended to be approved by officers at Liverpool   Read more ...

‘Inspirational’ line-up for girls’ football tournament

‘Inspirational’ line-up for girls’ football tournament by Henry James (May 2022)

A STRIKING squad of influential Merseyside women have teamed-up to support a new football tournament, which will have its final played in Aintree, to   Read more ...

Council Tax energy rebate payments to Council Tax band A to D households in Sefton underway

Council Tax energy rebate payments to Council Tax band A to D households in Sefton underway by Henry James (April 2022)

SEFTON residents eligible for the Government’s Energy Rebate Scheme are being recommended to look out for the one-off, £150 payment arriving in their   Read more ...

More than 1,350 trees planted in school grounds

More than 1,350 trees planted in school grounds by Henry James (April 2022)

ST George’s Primary School in Maghull with the support of the Friends of Maghull & District (FOMD) and the Mersey Forest organisation have planted   Read more ...

Man wanted on recall to prison

Man wanted on recall to prison by Henry James (April 2022)

POLICE are appealing for help in finding a 38-year-old man from Melling who is wanted on a recall to prison for breach of his license   Read more ...

Scouts take part in largest activity event across North West on St George’s Day

Scouts take part in largest activity event across North West on St George’s Day by Henry James (April 2022)

“FUN, challenge, adventure” was the theme on Sunday, April 24 for more than 650 Scouts from South Sefton who took part in an action-packed activity   Read more ...

Labour candidate at centre of selection row says she does support bid to get a ‘Fair Deal For Maghull’

Labour candidate at centre of selection row says she does support bid to get a ‘Fair Deal For Maghull’ by Henry James (April 2022)

A LABOUR candidate who has been chosen to represent a seat in the local elections after the sitting member was deselected by the party has denied   Read more ...

Top Liverpool racing driver Steve Cole returns to Aintree for Club Speed Championship

Top Liverpool racing driver Steve Cole returns to Aintree for Club Speed Championship by Henry James (April 2022)

FORMER works TVR driver Steve Cole will be racing at on Saturday, April 30 for a sprint (a time trial) at the historic Aintree Motor Racing   Read more ...

Anything Goes is ‘well-worth catching’ before touring production returns to London

Anything Goes is ‘well-worth catching’ before touring production returns to London by Henry James (April 2022)

THE musical Anything Goes is currently at the Liverpool Empire after a sold-out run in the West End.The score by Cole Porter has some toe-tapping   Read more ...

Full cast announced for new touring stage production of Helen Forrester’s Twopence To Cross The Mersey

Full cast announced for new touring stage production of Helen Forrester’s Twopence To Cross The Mersey by Henry James (April 2022)

THE full cast for the first major UK national tour of Helen Forrester’s Twopence To Cross The Mersey has been announced.Twopence To Cross The Mersey   Read more ...

Community works together to create a ‘blossom avenue’

Community works together to create a ‘blossom avenue’ by Henry James (April 2022)

NINE cherry trees were recently planted to form a ‘blossom avenue’ between the car parks of the Medical Centre and the Morrisons store in   Read more ...

Maghull Air Cadets Squadron comes second in Cross Country Competition

Maghull Air Cadets Squadron comes second in Cross Country Competition by Henry James (April 2022)

TWELVE Royal Air Force Air Cadets represented 2348 (Maghull) Squadron at the Merseyside Inter-Squadron Cross Country Competition and ended up   Read more ...

Labour row after sitting councillor not selected to represent party in local elections

Labour row after sitting councillor not selected to represent party in local elections by Henry James (April 2022)

A ROW has broken out in the Labour Party after it was decided at a meeting that sitting Councillor Yvonne Sayers will not be chosen to contest her   Read more ...

Forget-me-not campaign blooms for Woodlands Hospice

Forget-me-not campaign blooms for Woodlands Hospice by Henry James (April 2022)

AINTREE Woodlands Hospice’s annual Forget-me-not campaign is underway to allow people to dedicate a flower to a loved one.People can choose to   Read more ...

Maghull author’s book which teaches youngsters to love themselves just the way they are turned into live musical

Maghull author’s book which teaches youngsters to love themselves just the way they are turned into live musical by Henry James (April 2022)

A POPULAR children’s book written by a Maghull author which teaches youngsters to love themselves just the way they are, has been turned into a live   Read more ...

New vets practice opens in town after entrepreneurs invest £500,000 in business

New vets practice opens in town after entrepreneurs invest £500,000 in business by Henry James (April 2022)

A NEW veterinary practice has opened in Maghull after two local entrepreneurs signed up for a retail unit in a popular shopping parade and have   Read more ...

Goodison Park gives hero’s welcome for 105 year old World War Two veteran Tom

Goodison Park gives hero’s welcome for 105 year old World War Two veteran Tom by Henry James (April 2022)

SECOND World War veteran Tom Beevers from Maghull, received a hero’s welcome at Goodison Park as he celebrated his 105th birthday.Everton Veterans’   Read more ...

Plans for new medical incinerator are opposed

Plans for new medical incinerator are opposed by Henry James (April 2022)

MP BILL Esterson has written to the chief executive of Lancashire County Council to express his opposition to plans to build a medical waste   Read more ...

Six is an ‘entertaining and modern look at the lives of Henry VIII’s wives’

Six is an ‘entertaining and modern look at the lives of Henry VIII’s wives’ by Henry James (April 2022)

SIX, which can be seen at the Liverpool Empire this week, is not only a musical - it is a history lesson looking at Henry VIII’s wives.Each of them   Read more ...

Check out the latest Life on Cars column!

Check out the latest Life on Cars column! by Danielle Thompson (April 2022)

TESLA’S boffins have clearly been busy. Having not got distracted by their founder snapping up some of Twitter and then declining a seat on its board   Read more ...

Work on major housing development due to start

Work on major housing development due to start by Henry James (April 2022)

HOUSEBUILDER Persimmon Homes, has completed the purchase of land to unlock a development of 433 homes in Summerhill Park in Maghull.Persimmon, along   Read more ...

Parks and schools in Maghull to benefit from 112 new trees

Parks and schools in Maghull to benefit from 112 new trees by Henry James (April 2022)

SEVEN parks and two schools in Maghull will be sharing 112 large trees after year-long negotiations to secure two outside sources of investment   Read more ...

Can you help Able raise £20k for motorised standing device?

Can you help Able raise £20k for motorised standing device? by Henry James (April 2022)

A COURAGEOUS  and inspiring young man who has spent his life striving to overcome unimaginable adversity, and has supported Maghull in the past, now   Read more ...

Dispersal Zone introduced in Aintree following anti-social behaviour from youths

Dispersal Zone introduced in Aintree following anti-social behaviour from youths by Henry James (April 2022)

A DISPERSAL Zone is being introduced in Aintree today (Friday, April 8), which includes the racecourse where the Grand National Festival is taking   Read more ...

Olympic medallist Anyika opens town’s new Aldi store

Olympic medallist Anyika opens town’s new Aldi store by Henry James (April 2022)

OLYMPIC medallist Anyika Onuora helped open the new Aldi store in Maghull last week.Anyika, who was a member of the bronze medal winning British   Read more ...

Invitation to sign up for Race for Life Merseyside

Invitation to sign up for Race for Life Merseyside by Henry James (April 2022)

PEOPLE are being invited to step into spring by signing up to Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life in Merseyside.The charity’s much-loved events are   Read more ...

Man admitted trying to murder his mum at home

Man admitted trying to murder his mum at home by Lynda Roughley (April 2022)

A MAN has admitted trying to murder his mum at their home in Maghull.Andrew Williamson, a civil engineer, pleaded guilty at Liverpool Crown Court to   Read more ...

Mamma Mia! is a musical ‘which is standing test of time’

Mamma Mia! is a musical ‘which is standing test of time’ by Henry James (April 2022)

A MUSICAL which uses the back catalogue of ABBA was always going to be hit and Mamma Mia! certainly has been.It has now been seen by more than 65   Read more ...

Arkle and Red Rum to race in ITV’s ‘virtual’ Grand National

Arkle and Red Rum to race in ITV’s ‘virtual’ Grand National by Henry James (April 2022)

ARKLE, the greatest steeplechaser in history, is about to tackle the famous Grand National fences for the first time in the virtual version of the   Read more ...

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