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Issue:- Monday, 27 June 2016

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Formby Live 2016 Photographic Coverage

OVER the starting on Friday, 24 June 2016 and running over weekend, until late at night on 26 June 2016, the 8th Formby Live was held. This is a fantastic live music festival that just gets better and better each year. Despite the heavy rain putting people off on the Sunday, the event was extremely well attended. Also due to illness, sadly the headline act, Space was unable to attuned, but the replacement was a fantastic 3 piece band called:- 'Uncharted' that had a World Record holding drummer, the youngest UK student to get grade 8 electric guitarist and... But when you first spotted them on stage, you had to take a closer look, as they are all aged around 12 years old. Also playing where:- The Mersey Cats, Alun Unsworth, Free Spirit, Jon Casey Blues, Just Us, Love Me Blues, Memphis Nites, Stu Houghton, The Groove Connection and The Spidermen. Also attended the event on the Sunday was Mr England, Chris Bramell and also Miss Southport 2016, Chloe Brown. Well done to all who put the event on. To find out more about the event and to learn about next years event click on here. Please let us know what you thought of this event if you attended via emailing us to:- Also to see the rest of our photos taken at this event, please click on here now.

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Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh have visited Liverpool!

ON Wednesday, 22 June 2016, both HM The Queen Elizabeth II.Click on here to find out more...

Public welcome at the next Trust board meeting
Scouser Tommy thanks Royal by becoming hospital hero
Liverpool and Wirral to pilot Social Stock Exchange
Man from Liverpool appeals for people to register as potential blood stem cell donors
Give Southport project its chance to be in the spotlight
Hospice ropes people in to fundraising challenge
HMS Duncan to help Liverpool celebrate Armed Fotces Day
Jam fans asked to donate memorabilia
Local MP visits Dale Park care home for open day
Big co-op clean to "sweep" into Southport
Mental Health and Me – Faces, Places and Spaces, Creative Writing Competition
Wirral to honour those who fell at the Battle of the Somme
Armed robbery in Melling
Partnership formed to tackle growing mental health and wellbeing issues faced by educators
Young male arrested in connection to firearm offences in Southport
Somme 100 in Formby
Cunard 100 – A Centenary Celebration
Liverpool John Moores student fights UK hunger with 52 mile fundraising challenge
7 suspected stolen bikes seized in Liverpool raids
Police Netball Team are celebrating European glory
The Great Hall at St George's Hall to roll out red carpet for North West Fashion Festival
Seafood Festival set for perfect catch
Economic uncertainty leaves the case for HS2 in question
Miss England Finalist to film Music Video on location in Southport
Bootle gang injunction issued
EU vote lands UK into possible economic and political limbo
Star Wars in a Rocket Tower at a Space Centre
Formby Live 2016 Photographic Coverage
Part 2 of our Woodvale Rally Coverage

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Leo's Bar Lounge - Re-Opening Party

ON 24 June 2016, the Amazing Small Weller Live... Click on here to find out more.

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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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