Southport Reporter (R) Online Nespaper for Merseyside

Read our Tracking & Cookie Usage Policy


Terms and Conditions

Southport and  Mersey Reporter -  Your free online newspaper service covering the Merseyside region - (Greater Liverpool).
Covering the news in and around Merseyside


Click on here to email our news room today!



Your free online newspaper for Merseyside
This website is licence to carry news from and UK Press Photography.



Latest Edition



Order Photos  Help Client Admin Advert Options

Updated news stories weekly.  Published online only every Thursday

Your online newspaper.   Your words.

Issue:- 24 November  2011

Nails by Dorothy Mae raise cash for BBC Children In Need

ON Friday 18 November the girls at the Southport based Nails by Dorothy Mae Salon and Training Academy on Anchor Street, conducted a File and Polish Marathon and also sold cakes to raise cash for the charity appeal.  Just before finish we snapped them as they got ready for a well earned rest. If you did any events let us know by emailing us.

Daniela Brooker is heading to Liverpool

ITS been a sensational year for the up and coming pop singer-songwriter Daniela Brooker who can now announce she will be supporting The Saturdays on their UK Arena tour in December 2011. Itís an amazing and well deserved coup for the school girl who was fresh out of sixth form college in West London only this summer.

Already attracting rave reviews across the music and teen press, Daniela Brooker has been winning over fans across the UK and now over in the USA too as she also embarks on a three week tour of the US next week playing cities across the country including Philadelphia, LA, New York, Miami, Palm Springs and San Francisco.

You can catch Daniela live on tour with The Saturdays on the following dates:-
Day Date  City Venue
Friday 2 Dec Bournemouth Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)
Saturday 3 Dec Liverpool Liverpool Arena
Monday 5 Dec Cardiff Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
Tuesday 6 Dec Brighton Brighton Centre
Thursday 8 Dec Birmingham LG Arena
Friday 9 Dec Manchester Manchester Evening News Arena (MEN Arena)
Saturday 10 Dec Newcastle Upon Tyne Metro Radio Arena
Monday 12 Dec Nottingham The Capital FM Arena
Tuesday 13 Dec Glasgow The SECC Clyde Auditorium
Thursday 15 Dec Sheffield Motorpoint Arena
Friday 16 Dec London Wembley Arena
Sunday 18 Dec Belfast Odyssey Arena
Monday 19 Dec Dublin o2 Dublin

Just to recap, Daniela Brooker will be supporting the Saturdays on Saturday, 3 December 2011, at the Liverpool Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP. Booking office contact is:- 0844 8000 400. The doors open at 7.30pm and tickets are from £19.50 to £32.50. All tickets are now available online.  You can also find out more about the artist by logging on to the | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube.


RED and Blue Ambassadors of the city have joined together to Back the Dash in support of this years world Santa Challenge Santa Dash organised by Run Liverpool.

Everton Legend Ian Snodin was joined by mascots and Blue Santas along with Cllr Rothery and Pauline Daniels at the balcony of Liverpool Town Hall, where they will stand to cheer the runners cross the finish line all in the name of charity and a bid to keep the title in the city.

Ian Snodin said:- "This is a fantastic event for the city and Everton FC are proud to be a part of the event raising funds for Everton in the community. We are aiming for 1878 fans to run this yearís event in a bid to raise 50,000 pound joining the red suits in the race. Itís a great bit of banter for football fans and we want to help keep the title in Liverpool."

Alan Rothwell also a Blue fan said:- "Itís great that Everton are on backing the dash, we welcome all to get involved and make this the best year weíve ran the race. Itís very much about a team effort so to see both sides of the city together can only be a great thing."

Liverpool Actress and comedienne is a long time Liverpool FC supporter and commented:- "So if you blues need 1878 runners we need to beat that donít we?" Pauline this year is supporting the Vision For Veterans campaign. The charity is set up to raise funds to support a house facility set up to support packages, treatment and training to current and ex-service men and women and families, who may have been exposed to traumatic events or who are suffering from conditions such as PTSD, Depression, anxiety and poor mental health. She said:- "This is a fantastic cause as much work is to be done to support our ex-service men and women. They do a fantastic service and itís only fitting we can provide them will somewhere safe where they can rebuild their lives."

Cllr Anna Rothery joined the team who has rallied the female councillors and co-workers to participate in the dash supporting Liverpool Unites and Cash for Kids this yearís race charity partners She reminds everyone that:- "You still have time to enter the Run Liverpool Santa Dash please visit:- or dash to Rapid, in Liverpool's Town Center to collect your suit."


Click on here to go back to this week's home page!

Our radio station phone in message line...   Call us now!

Click on this section to see last weeks edition of Southport and Mersey Reporter!

Sign up today for our daily email news service!

Sign up to our Daily Email News Service by clicking here now...

Southport & Mersey Reporter - leading the way for local news.
We where the UK's first online only newspaper!

All email addresses and information is held under the UK's Data Protection Act.

Highlighted events that are taking place this month:-

If you have an event and want to get it noticed, let us know by emailing us to:-

Click on the event title displayed above to find out about lots more events, as well as dates & times!

Our websites in our online series.   Group navigation, information and useful none group links...
Southport TV - Our online video archive. Liverpool Reporter - Our online music station. Mersey Reporter - OUR HUB WEBSITE.
Southport TV Liverpool Reporter Mersey Reporter Formby Reporter

Add to Google

This is what the moon is doing tonight.  Click on to find out why.

See the view live webcamera images of the road outside our studio/newsroom in the hart of Southport.

Our live Southport Webcam.  To see click live, click on image.


Show us your location
Please sign our map and let us know where you are  from....


News Room Phone Number

(+44)  08443 244 195
Calls will cost 7p per minute, plus your telephone company's access charge. 

Calls to this number may be recorded for security, broadcast, training and record keeping.

This online newspaper and information service is regulated by IMPRESS, the independent monitor for the UK's press.

How to make a complaint

Complaints Policy  -  Complaints Procedure  -  Whistle Blowing Policy

© PCBT Photography & PBT Media Relations Ltd. - Southport Reporterģ is the Registered Trade Mark of Patrick Trollope