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Did you see the
"extremely reckless" explosive ATM theft in Southport?
MERSEYSIDE Police Detectives are
now investigating ATM theft, that took place in Southport, at around 2.10am, on
Sunday, 25 October 2020. We are told that Merseyside Police Officers and
Merseyside Fire and Rescue Services (MFRS) were called to WH Smith, on Chapel
Street, Southport, after an alarm was activated. On attendance, it was
established that access had been gained to an ATM machine with an explosive
device being used. An unknown quantity of cash was stolen. Following the...
are still here for you when you need it
PEOPLE in Sefton are being
reminded that NHS services are still there for those who need them, despite the
new Government tier 3 restrictions in place for the area due to the increased
number of Coronavirus (Covid19) cases...
restaurant inspired by Marcus Rashford to offer free meals to children this ½
A local restaurant in Southport
is offering a free meal to any child who needs it this October
½ Term. La Tabella,
on Botanic Road in Churchtown Village
Kids Eat For
Free At Marco Pierre White's Liverpool Restaurant This ½ Term
BELEAGUERED parents looking for
ideas to keep the children busy during the
Term holidays can head to the
Marco Pierre White restaurant which is located at Hotel...
Baltic in bid for new Train Station and park
A new masterplan for 1 of the UK's creative hot spots
has been endorsed; which could soon lead to Liverpool's 1st new Train Station
and public park of the 21st century. Liverpool City Council's Cabinet has
world famous St George's Plateau is to be extended as part of a ₤47M upgrade to
the City Centre's road network
A major gateway into Liverpool is undergoing a radical
revamp! Lime Street, famous for its Train Station, is to be reduced to a single
carriageway in each direction as part of a wider ₤47m upgrade to Liverpool City...
Readers photos - Batman filming Liverpool
Photos by Mark Lee...
MARK Lee was 1 of the
many people who popped over to take a look at the filming of the new Batman
taking place in Liverpool. These are a few of the photos he kindly sent...
in the North West deserve better pay and conditions
AS the clocks went back to mark
the beginning of winter, the TUC is calling for better pay and conditions for
night workers; including the 231,000 key workers who regularly work nights in
the North West. New analysis published by the Union body reveals that 1 in...
on Covid19 business grant schemes
RESPONDING to the Chancellor's
announcement of a new business grant scheme to be distributed by Councils, Cllr
Richard Watts, Chair of the Local Government Association's Resources Board,
said:- "It is Councils who are leading local efforts to...
joins Police on dawn raids
MP Damien Moore has praised
Merseyside Police Officers as he joined them for a series of drugs raids in
Southport on Thursday, 22 October 2020. The Southport MP said that he was
impressed as he watched the Officers swoop to arrest a number of people during
dawn raids which were carried out across the Sefton and Liverpool area.
Merseyside Police have since charged 11 people with conspiracy to supply Class A
and Class B drugs after...
Dock Liverpool is now twinkling the nights away
AS the nights become longer and
the clocks turn back on Sunday, 25 October 2020, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
become 1 of the City's most scenic evening locations, as each of its 86 iconic
columns are illuminated with over 1...
Field launches a local search for Liverpool's most inspirational 'People of
Peace' in inaugural awards
TO mark what would have been the 80th birthday of John
Lennon on 9 October 2020, the team at Strawberry Field...
MP welcomes the
announcement Southport Football Club and other National League clubs will get a
₤10 million funding
SOUTHPORT'S Conservative MP
Damien Moore, has said that he is pleased to see that the emergency support will
ensure that 66 clubs in the 5th and 6 tiers of English...
Sensory Scavenger Hunt activity pack for children across the North West
THE Royal National Institute of
Blind People (RNIB) has launched an exciting new Sensory Scavenger Hunt activity
pack to keep...
students receive Gold Crest Awards as part of Nuffield Research Programme
3 Hugh Baird College A-Level
students have successfully completed the Nuffield Research Placement and will
each receive a Gold Crest Award. Mia Hankinson, Theresa Okunbor and David
Campbell each attended...
New chief exec
for Innovation Agency
THE Innovation Agency has
appointed Dr Phil Jennings as Chief Executive, 4 years after he joined the
organisation as Medical Director, later becoming Deputy Chief Executive. Phil
Act now 'to
resolve employee issues post-Brexit'
EMPLOYERS across Merseyside are
being advised by leading Regional law firm
Napthens to make vital checks to their
staffing ahead of changes to immigration policies as a result of...
Julia and Hans
Rausing Trust awards Galloway's ₤120,330 to continue providing vital support for
people with sight loss
SIGHT loss charity Galloway's is
celebrating its biggest ever grant donation this year, after being awarded a
staggering ₤120,330 from The Julia and Hans Rausing Trust. The...
New refuse and
recycling collections for Sefton
CHANGES to Sefton's refuse and
recycling service mean residents at thousands of homes across the borough will
receive new brown and grey wheeled bins. The bins replace sacks previously
delivered to residents and will be collected on alternate weeks, with brown
recycling bins collected 1 week and grey residual bins collected the next.
Around 4,000 households in:- Linacre, Derby, Litherland, Ford, Church,
Blundellsands, Netherton and Orrell and Victoria are receiving bins...
Metro Mayor and
BAME Community Leaders launch Race Equality Programme for Liverpool City Region
METRO Mayor Steve Rotheram and
Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community leaders have announced the
establishment of a Race Equality Programme for the Liverpool City Region. The
new pan-City Region programme will bring together leaders from the Combined
Authority, Local Government, community organisations, business and...
is encouraging the Borough's artists to enter the 2020 Liverpool City Region
Culture and Creativity Awards
SEFTON Council is encouraging the
Borough's artists as well as arts organisations and other community groups to
get their nominations in for the 2020 Liverpool City Region Culture and
Creativity Awards. Due to be announced in February 2021, the Awards will
celebrate Liverpool City...
Challenge to support workers in Liverpool impacted by Covid19
NEW research from innovation
foundation Nesta reveals that 37% of workers in Liverpool feel their job is less
secure than before the Pandemic. The research, conducted across the UK, found
this worry is not just limited to job security. 2 in 5 (40%) workers in
Liverpool feel less financially secure than before the Pandemic, while 40% say a
2nd lockdown would send them over the edge financially (compared to)...
Backs National Community Energy Campaign
THE Green Party and campaign
group 'Power for People' are calling on the Government to create a
right to clean community energy in law. They say it would help rebuild local
economies whilst increasing clean energy generation. Under the proposal,
known as the Local Electricity Bill, a new:- 'Right to Local Supply'
of energy would empower community energy companies to sell locally generated
electricity directly to local...
programme in Liverpool City Region scales up for next phase
METRO Mayor Steve Rotheram has
announced a boost for the City Region's innovative Housing 1st programme, so it
can support more homeless people with complex needs to live in their own homes.
The programme has recruited more staff, who will be based across the City
Region, and will work with more than 200 homeless people over the next 18
business leaders are calling on everyone across the Region to unite and
THE call comes after Liverpool
City Region was moved to Tier 3 to help fight the Pandemic. Led by Liverpool
ONE, Liverpool BID, Visit Liverpool and Marketing Liverpool, the:- "Help
Campaign" is calling on businesses and local people to help each
another by supporting:- local retailers, restaurants and cafés.
While there may be restrictions in place, Liverpool and its...
with both Director and the star of Philiohobia
ON 30 October 2020, UK cinemas
will be screening of a multi award winning independent film, that is the debut
feature film from young Writer and Director Guy Davies, called:- "Philophobia."
This production was Set and filmed in his home town of Stroud in the
Gloucestershire countryside it is an authentic coming of age romance rooted in
experience. So what is the connection to this film and Liverpool, other than it
will be showing at the Showcase de...