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Churchtown Primary School in Southport closed for circuit breaker after 10% staff test positive for Covid-19

Churchtown Primary School in Southport has closed with immediate effect after 10% of staff tested positive for Covid-19.  The school will have a 10-day circuit breaker, reopening on Tuesday 2 February.  The decision has been taken following advice from Infection Control, Public Health England and the Department for Education.  A Churchtown Primary School spokesperson said: “On Monday, we began the […]

Southport FC sees National league North suspended for two weeks

The National League North and National League South have been suspended for two weeks – but Southport FC want to see the season cancelled now. It means the games due to take place tomorrow have now been called off.  The decision was taken at a National League board meeting earlier today (Friday) after a review of feedback from clubs. Earlier […]

Storm Christophe: Sefton Council issues advice to residents after flooding

Sefton saw heavy rainfall this week across areas including Southport, Formby and Maghull this week during Storm Christophe which resulted in flooding across parks, highways and properties. A Sefton Council spokesperson said: “There may still be standing water in areas and residents are advised not to walk or drive through any floodwater. “Council officers have now moved to a recovery […]

Southport FC votes to suspend 2020/21 season – but wants it cancelled

Southport FC has voted to suspend this year’s National League North season – but would prefer to see the 2020/21 season cancelled altogether.  The National League met yesterday to discuss the future of the season, with ‘Port Director Ian Kyle raising his concerns over the safety of players, staff and volunteers if the season was allowed to continue.  The Sandgrounders […]

Some of Stand Up For Southport's Feature Highlights


Shopping in Southport? Take a look at some the great places you can visit in our town. Enjoy some superb independents in the town centre, Birkdale, Churchtown, Ainsdale and beyond.

Restaurants & Cafes

You will love eating out in Southport. You can eat around the world with a wide variety to choose from. You can enjoy everything from fine dining to great gastro pubs, cafes, local restaurants, and more.

Bars & Pubs

The Nightlife scene in Southport is thriving. And there are places for all ages and tastes. Party until the small hours, take in our live music scene, sit back with a glass of wine or a real ale, and find pubs and bars serving great food too.


Are you looking for the sharpest minds in local legal, financial, medical, or architectural services? You will find some of the region’s best firms right here in Southport.


Enjoy some of the UK’s biggest and best events. Find latest news on Southport Air Show, Southport Flower Show, Southport Comedy Festival, Southport Christmas Lights Switch On and more.

Top News

Very latest news in Southport is here. Discover what is happening locally, and learn more about the big issues facing our town. This is your website, so please send us your news.


Businesses across town can share their news here. Discover what local firms are doing, and the big issues facing them. Find out just why we should all Shop Local!

Sports & Hobbies

Get out and enjoy the many superb sports we have in our town. Whether you love golf, sailing, football, rugby, cricket or other sports, we have it all. Find all the latest sports news here.


Looking to partner with us?

We are a community grassroots campaign which wants to be positive about Southport and make it a better place for all. Do you? Please see how we can work together. 

Got a story to share?

Then contacting us couldn’t be easier. Message us via Facebook, or email: mediaandrewbrown@gmail.com with your story. We also welcome guest blogs. We want to be positive about Southport, so good news always welcome!

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Then make sure you have everything you need to make a great first impression with your customers. We can help you grow your audience and customer base; train you in social media; build websites; write press releases; offer you the chance to network with other businesses; and more. Contact us today to find out more.

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