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Issue:- Monday, 29 March 2015

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Formby Walk of Whiteness and Passion Play 2016
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ON Good Friday, 25 March 2016, the Churches Together, in Formby, Altcar and Hightown, put on the annual 'Walk of Whiteness', thought the Village Centre and then a cast, dressed in costume preformed the 'Passion Play'. This year's show was narrated by Ruth Woodward and had Jesus played by Mark Hogben. Reflection was given by Rev. Ann Taylor from St Peter's and the introduction along with opening prayer was given by John Ryan, Chairman of the local Churches Together. To see all the photographs taken by us at the event, held on the Formby Pool Gardens site, click on here now. Please do let us know your views on what took place on the day. Also please let us know if you think Good Friday should be made a full Bank Holiday in the UK. Email us to:-


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Gig review:- "Little Mix"

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National Charity's Outdoor Challenge to help hearts this summer
The British Obsession with Possessions
Check your Tax position before giving under Gift Aid because of imminent changes, advise Tax experts
108 of the region's Schools will benefit from building improvements and expansion projects
Southern Comfort night at Southport's Sacrebleu Bar
Mersey Ferries announces Spring Sailings
Win up North! North West Region scoops gold at National Indoor Games
Is HS2 a disastrous decision for the nation?
Merseyside consultant joining the global fight against Zika virus
RMT rally to defend services, safety and jobs on eve of Northern Rail hand over to Deustche Bahn
Charity welcomes easier access to flood insurance for homeowners in Lancashire
High level competition and opportunities combine for the county's young people at the Merseyside School Games Winter Festival 2016
Mayor lobbies Transport Minister over funding to repair potholes
More victims to get answers as PCC confirms restorative justice service will run for 2nd year
Council announces posthumous Freedom of the Borough and Wirral Award to PC David Phillips
Hospice hosts Ladies Day
Firearms recovered Bootle and Walton
Great Northern Event Expo puts the North West on the Map!
Fast Tag offers savings of nearly 30% from 1 April 2016
Cruise Terminal design concept contract awarded
Stop letting down disabled people! Local charity responds to House of Lords report
National Band Concert to be held with tickets just £5!
Best yet at Southport Pleasureland after major investment
Grassroots organisations given funding from PCC to cut crime and protect communities
Flood Charities Get £8.4 Million Boost from Government
Statement from Liverpool's Faith Leaders and Representatives on the Brussels Terrorism attacks
Michelin trained Andrew steps up to the plate with his own restaurant
TLRS to host viewing of a film called:- "Rails of the South"
Former Pussycat Doll launches 2016 search for Southport and Formby's Specsavers Spectacle Wearer of the Year
Library gets green light to develop 'pocket of peace'
Eleanor memorial scheme progresses
Parade at Manchester's New Arts Venue
'The Ruby Slippers' just got bigger!
Merseyside's Big History Show and Exhibition returns to St George's Hall for 2016
Circus of Horrors 21st Anniversary Tour
Photos of the Formby Walk of Whiteness and Passion Play
Innovation funding awarded to Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner for early intervention work
The Blow Monkeys 2016 Live Dates
Letters to the Editor:- "Southport is now a grotty Town!"
Prescot Festival Celebrates Shakespeare

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90th Anniversary of Sir Henry Segrave's Land Speed Record - Part 2

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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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