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"Driving in for
Christmas" - Carol Service has been held in Formby
A Carol Service called:-
"Driving in for Christmas" took place on Sunday 20 December 2020, on the
Formby Pool car park. The event was run by Churches Together in Formby, Altcar,
and Hightown (CTFAH) and was done to celebrate Christmas in a COVID-Safe way,
but this did mean they had a limited number of parking spaces this event, and
the drive-in carol service was performed twice on the night, at 5.00pm and
₤8.9m generated by ground
breaking City Council project
LIVERPOOL City Council's ground
breaking hospitality scheme has helped save businesses, strengthen the...
What friendly Liverpudlians
want from their homes in 2021
NEW research has been released showing what
people want from their neighbourhoods in 2021, with Liverpudlians placing their...
Southport hairdresser brings
festive cheer to retirement community
DECEMBER is always a busy time of
year for hair stylists, but this year has been exceptionally busy for Nicola
Copeman, hairdresser to the...
Over 200 independent cinemas
will be supported through the Culture Recovery Fund this Christmas
THE UK Department for Digital,
Culture, Media and Sport has announced support for independent cinemas this
Christmas reaches ₤16 million, as Culture Secretary Oliver...
Get the vaccine
to protect yourself and others, says Bill Esterson MP
BILL Esterson visited the
community vaccination sites at Aintree Community Centre and Maghull Town Hall.
Sefton Central MP Mr Esterson spoke with staff and patients and praised the hard
Southport's Christmas Tree
targeted again by Vandals
MERSEYSIDE Police have a festive
message for the yobs who have vandalised Southport's Christmas tree this week:-
"We are watching..."
Combined Authority announces
₤2.8m further funding for Kirkby to create 200 jobs
LIVERPOOL City Region Combined Authority has agreed a
further investment of ₤2.8 million to support the 2nd Phase of Knowsley
Council's regeneration of Kirkby Town...
MP Damien Moore has
criticised Sefton Council for refusing to provide brown tourism signs for Wesley
Street in Southport Town Centre
THE Southport Conservative MP has been campaigning for
2 years for the signage to be provided to encourage more...
New Merseyrail trains programme
delayed due to Covid19
MERSEYSIDE has confirmed that the
phased introduction into service of the new fleet of trains for the Merseyrail
network will not begin this year due to ongoing challenges as a result of the
A spokesperson said:-"We had hoped to be in a position towards the end of
this year to give more clarity about when we might start to see our new trains
come into service. Unfortunately, as there is still so much uncertainty
surrounding the Pandemic and what might happen over the next 3 to 6 months we
are not able to do so at this...
Work begins on Liverpool's
1st purpose built film studios
WORK has begun on Liverpool's 1st purpose built film
and high end TV stages. The contractors for Liverpool City Council have broken
ground on land adjacent to...
Schools will be forced to
cut staff to cover Covid costs unless Covid Secure intervenes, says Sefton
Central MP Bill Esterson
Sefton Central MP, Bill Esterson, has called on the Covid Secure to ensure all...
MP Damien Moore has been
visiting a number of local businesses in Southport today to celebrate Small
MP Damien Moore, has enjoyed a
background in retail management before becoming the Conservative MP for...
European opportunities for
Hospitality and Catering students
STUDENTS studying Hospitality and
Catering at Hugh Baird College's L20 Hotel School will be given the opportunity
of a lifetime next...
'Wet guinea pig shake'
Formby girl's pet image wins prize in RSPCA youth photo comp
POIGNANT, striking and funny
pictures of pets, wildlife and farm animals selected by expert judges in the
thirtieth year of the RSPCA Young Photographer Awards. A...
People across Liverpool City
Region thanked for sending Christmas cards to Gurkhas at Altcar Training Camp
PEOPLE across the Liverpool City Region have been
thanked for their kindness after a detachment of Gurkhas moved into Altcar
Training Camp in...
Britain's Got Talent 2020 winner uses piano from Liverpool
music retailer to create his Royal Variety Performance act
THIS year's Britain's Got Talent
winner, Jon Courtenay, used a piano from local music store Rimmers Music to
Christmas donation from
local car club to RSPCA Southport, Ormskirk and District Branch
DESPITE the Pandemic, Southport
Dip Monkey Garage and local car club
Hot Cars have taken a collection and raised ₤100...
Surviving civil war with a
tracksuit and tennis racquet!
THE BBC World Service has announced the winners of the
BBC Inspirations Awards 2020, which celebrate inspirational people and unsung
heroes from across the globe. This...
Melling resident Mary
celebrates milestone 100th Birthday
SEFTON has welcomed a centenarian
among its ranks today, as Melling resident Mary Burgess celebrated her...
Formby Mannor puts the
spirit back into Christmas
A Formby care home is putting the
spirit back into Christmas with a series of special festive activates that
involve its residents and the wider local...
Community group seeks your
help in bid to transform Formby's alleyways
AMONG local grot spots now being
targeted are the 8 alleyways which run between Chapel Lane in the centre of
Formby Village and car parks. Imagine Formby is seeking imaginative ideas on how...
Trio of High Sheriffs take
on Air Ambulance challenge
THE North West's High Sheriffs
have joined forces to raise vital funds for the North West Air Ambulance Charity
(NWAA). In celebration of the lifesaving local charity's 21st year, the High
Sheriffs of Cumbria, Merseyside and Lancashire will be taking on the Go21!
Challenge, trekking a total 136km over the course of a few days.
Go21! encourages people to set a...
Work on an important new
₤1.3 million Community Learning Hub in Seaforth is underway
FUNDED by Sefton Council and the
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority through the Skills Capital Fund, the
refurbished community learning hub will provide enhanced access to skills
training for residents who are currently unemployed. Investment in the Grade II
Listed building will include a complete refurbishment of...
Southport MP Damien Moore
calls for Business Rates and parking charges to be reformed, and cycle lanes
BUSINESS Rates must be reformed
to help local businesses on UK high streets compete with online rivals, says
Southport Conservative MP Damien Moore. Mr Moore has also asked the Government
to intervene and stop parking charges from:- "undermining the vitality"
of Southport and demanded...
Live Santa Watch Webcam is back for 2020
THE extremely popular Santa Watch Webcam is back on
our site, yet again this Christmas. This year we are extremely...