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Issue:- 15 May 2015

Nurse recruitment open day at Southport Hospital

SOUTHPORT and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust is holding 2 recruitment events for nurses to find out more about working there. The first event will be held on Tuesday, 19 May 2015, at Southport Hospital, Clinical Education Centre, between 4pm and 8pm. This is a chance for newly qualified and experienced nurses to come along and meet other nurses and team members at the Trust and discover what opportunities are available. Nurses looking to return to practice will also be warmly welcomed. There are vacancies available in all areas.  On the day, the Trust will be holding informal interviews and potential candidates are asked to bring along some identification. There will also be a chance for tours around the hospital and representatives will be on hand from nurse education to explain how the Trust supports nurses in their career development.  Light refreshments will be available for all those attending.  The 2nd event will be held at Ormskirk hospital, Education Centre on 10 June 2015, between 4pm and 8pm.  To view all current vacancies at the Trust visit:- Jobs.NHS.UK and search for Southport and Ormskirk.

Merseyside Police are asking for information following shots fired at house in Formby

MERSEYSIDE Police Detectives who are currently conducting an investigation after shots had been fired at a house in Formby have arrested a 17 year old male. The incident happened about 11.20am, on Thursday, 14 May 2015, on Gardner Road. The Officers investigating the firearms incident found damage to the front of a property consistent with a firearm discharge. No one was injured during incident and at this stage the incident is believed to be targeted, but inquiries are still on going. Superintendent Claire Richards said:- "Our inquiries into this incident are still at an early stage, although at this time we believe it was targeted. We won't tolerate people who use firearms anywhere in Merseyside and we will be relentless in our efforts to bring those responsible to justice. I would appeal to anyone who saw anything suspicious on Gardner Road or the surrounding area this morning to get in touch with us." Anyone with information is urged to call MSOC officers on:- 0800 230 0600 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on:- 0800 555 111. Police are now conducting house to house inquiries. High visibility patrols have been stepped up in the area to reassure the local community. We are also told that the 17 year old male was from Formby, and has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm. He was taken to a Police Station where he was then questioned as an investigation into the full circumstances of the incident is still underway.

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Deceased estates notice - Lilian May Jackam

Pursuant to the Trustee Act 1925, any persons having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of Lilian May Jackam (also known as Lillian May) Jackam (Deceased), late of Birch Abbey Rest Home, 55 Alexandra Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 9HD, UK, who died on 04/10/2018, are required to send particulars thereof in writing, to the undersigned Solicitors, on or before 24/05/2019, after which date the Estate will be distributed having regard only to claims and interests of which they have had notice. Churches Solicitors, 12 High Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 7BL, UK. Ref:- 'T553015.'

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