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  1. Ian Poulter wins this year's Ryder Cup
    Started by elfi 27/11/2014

    The 38-year-old continues to be one of the ls side's key people in the latest editions with the biennial contest, that include at Medinah this year when he aided inspire an exciting European comeback. Poulter has took part in the Ryder Cup 5 times with his last win coming at Gleneagles within...

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  2. Kim ends long drought with Mexico golf win
    Started by elfi 18/11/2014

    Christina Kim snapped one of the longest winless droughts on the LPGA Tour with a wire-to-wire victory on Sunday at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational golf tournament.(http://www.eventmi ngle.com/Callaway-S%C3%A9rie-d e-Fers-X-HOT-16912.html) The 30-year-old American claimed her first victory in almost a...

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    18/11/2014 02:02 AM
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  3. Ormskirk Thursday Night 5 A-Side League
    Started by Footballalive 09/11/2014

    New Football Thursday 5 A-Side League St Bede's Ormskirk We at Keep Football Alive are proud to announce the setting up the our new 5 A-Side League at St Bede's Catholic School. We are to run this League on Thursday evenings between 6pm and 9pm. We are happy to have agreed to our Keep Football...

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    09/11/2014 12:19 AM
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  4. Dustin Johnson Will Not Play At HSBC Tournament
    Started by elfi 03/11/2014

    Dustin Johnson wants to wait to play until 2015 during the main chunk of the PGA Tour season. This means he will decline his invitation to play in the World Golf Championship’s HSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai, China next week.(RocketBladez Fers) Dustin Johnson won the event last year in...

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    03/11/2014 02:13 AM
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  5. Affordable Kitchens York
    Started by nyidampenthol69 25/09/2014

    Affordable Kitchens York. Thirty Ex Display Kitchens To Clear. w w w . e x d i s p l a y k i t c h e n s 1 . c o . u k £ 595 Each with appliances.Tel 01616-694785

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    25/09/2014 02:24 AM
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  6. Ormskirk Choir
    Started by fannyannie 19/07/2014

    Has anybody got a copy of an album made by Ormskirk Choir at Liverpool Cathedral? Probably early to mid seventies.

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    19/07/2014 06:05 PM
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  7. Calling All Teaching Assistants
    Started by onthespot 26/01/2004

    Edge Hill College of Higher Education aims to secure its position as one of the largest providers of Foundation degrees in the country, by recruiting for courses starting in April and September this year. Teaching and classroom assistants who are seeking to develop their skills are invited to...

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    03/03/2014 01:41 PM
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  8. Visiting from Canada
    Started by LookingforHogan 21/10/2012

    Hello All This has been an amazing few days. I have been searching for my grandmothers family and since she is no longer alive I cannot ask her questions. I wish I had asked her 20 years ago. Her name was Mary Hogan and her married name Mary Waites. She left Lancashire(?) around 1912 and...

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    25/02/2014 12:04 PM
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  9. Cars in pedestrian Areas
    Started by The PNP 08/03/2013

    Read the Council are considering a clamp-down on those lazy so-and-so's who insist on driving right through Ormskirk centre just to visit the bank etc. How can it be fair to fine a cyclist for riding through, while allowing drivers to get away with doing the same thing?? :mad:

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    24/02/2014 10:44 AM
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  10. British Army on the Rampage. (B.A.O.R) Sean Connolly
    Started by seringapatam 05/02/2014

    British Army on the Rampage (B.A.O.R.). The author ‘I have no live rockets in my pockets’ Sean Connolly. Local Military author celebrates the publication of his humorous, military memoirs. The paperback is now on sale and can be found at www.armynovels.com. The trilogy of the e-book of...

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    05/02/2014 06:35 PM
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  11. Fattorini family
    Started by robby14 05/01/2014

    Hi,i am trying to trace my relatives or any living relatives, they were the Fattorini family originally from Ormskirk.my great great grandfather was John Fattorini he was a watchmaker in the late 1800`s and had a shop at 22 bath road southport. I live in the Isle of Man so it is a bit difficult to...

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    05/01/2014 10:42 AM
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  12. Seeking Ladies Hairdresser?
    Started by Yelseleneri 03/01/2014

    I'm from out of the area and am trying to find a good ladies hairdresser in Ormskirk / Aughton / Burscough area. Any recommendations please?

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    03/01/2014 03:38 PM
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  13. Junction Lane Closed (Burscough)
    Started by The PNP 03/11/2013

    Due roadworks, Junction Lane in Burscough will remain closed until approx 10th November...Diverted traffic trying to take a right turn onto Liverpool Rd is resulting in significant tailbacks at peak times. :eek:

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    03/11/2013 10:38 AM
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  14. Looking for a new doctor
    Started by juliep45 30/09/2013

    Can any poster please help i am looking for a doctor in the scarisbrick PR8 area if any one knows of any i would be grateful, thank you julie

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    30/09/2013 07:33 PM
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  15. Parbold - secondary schools
    Started by Kiri Thomas 20/09/2013

    Hi! We're hoping to move to Parbold and are wondering where most of the children from there go to secondary school? Do many go to St Bede's? Would really appreciate as much info as possible- thanks so much!

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    20/09/2013 04:00 PM
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  16. Mystery Spy in Burscough
    Started by Greenbelt 26/06/2012

    Burscough action group is plagued by a spy in its midst. The spy attends the public meetings at the Stanley Club and reports back to a pro-development character, who currently writes under the name of Springfield and possibly Mulder on Q Local. He/she has also spied on the group’s car boot sale and...

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    01/09/2013 08:33 AM
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  17. Health Selling:Nikon,Canon and pentax cameras........
    Started by salesup 24/07/2013

    Selling:Nikon,Canon and pentax cameras........ Selling Brand New, Original and sealed Nikon , Canon , Pentax , and other Cameras ... Nikon D800E 36.3MP Digital SLR Camera 1 Nikon D800E 1 EN-EL15 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery 1 MH-25 Battery Charger

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    24/07/2013 12:39 AM
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  18. Dr R S Thomas
    Started by bambi275 22/06/2013

    If anybody knows him please could you ask him to contact me on either here or Southport Qlocal, thank you

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    22/06/2013 11:28 AM
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  19. Stolen Greenbelt Sign
    Started by SMCC 18/06/2013

    I replaced a Burscough Action Group sign that had been stolen from a hedge along Liverpool Road South today, and was interested to note that the post from the stolen sign was still within the hedge. Well, half of it was. The post, which measures about 2x1 had been snapped in half, and is still...

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    18/06/2013 07:29 AM
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  20. Thumbs up Free for 55+ electric blanket testing
    Started by Lady Jane 30/05/2013

    Just wanted to let everyone know of a short term scheme that is taking place in West Lancashire. on 24th + 25th June across the area, help direct with the support of the district council will be organising electric blanket safety testing sessions, these are free to all residents over 55, all...

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    12/06/2013 02:45 AM
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  21. The Ha Ha Club @ Burscough Wharf - 28th June
    Started by TheHaHaClub 12/06/2013

    Lancashires Best Comedy Club Returns with another amazing line up.. The Ha Ha Club @ Burscough Wharf - Friday 28th June MICKY SHARMA Mickey Sharma's mix of comedy and another form of artistry (you will see what I mean) make him as unique as he is funny. His high and contagious energy ...

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    12/06/2013 12:25 AM
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  22. Murky goings on over Yew Tree Farm
    Started by Greenbelt 17/05/2012

    Earlier this week George Pratt was the surprise new incumbent of the Chairmanship of Burscough Parish Council, following a surprise coup d'état over Brian Bailey in a meeting with only a few members of the public and David Crompton in attendance. It's only a matter of months since George had to...

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    06/06/2013 08:33 AM
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  23. Is Pete Bog rarer than Burscough Man?
    Started by Bulbous Pimple 16/12/2012

    Pete Bog (Recent Photo) If you have ever listened to a member of West Lancashire Borough Council cabinet speak about the proposed numbers of houses in Burscough. They will at some stage trot out the phrase, "I met a man from Burscough who's moving away because he can't find a house he can...

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    02/06/2013 05:00 PM
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  24. Burscough, not special at all, apparently....
    Started by Alfred the OK 27/02/2013

    "I do not wish to be derogatory about Burscough but while it is a town surrounded by countryside, it does not have any distinguishing features which should constrain development" Simon Pemberton, Spokesman for Crompton Developments, (Owners of Yew Tree Farm), speaking during the Local Plan...

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    02/06/2013 04:56 PM
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  25. Is Burscough the Worst Case of Greenbelt Grabbing in England
    Started by Greenbelt 08/05/2013

    Does anyone know of a worse case of greenbelt grabbing than Yew Tree Farm in Burscough? I mean in terms of the size of the development land being made available, compared to the size of the town, despite the appalling infrastructure problems Burscough has and despite the fact that it will...

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    02/06/2013 04:49 PM
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  26. Cool Sound of the Suburbs 2, Burscough.
    Started by howlinman 09/05/2013

    Saturday 1st June---Burscough British Legion, Lord Street, Burscough, Lancs L40 4BZ is the venue for "Sound of the Suburbs 2," a brilliant night of 70s / 80s New Wave, Punk and 2-Tone sounds! :d The event runs from 8pm---1am with a bar till 12.30 and entry is £5 on the door. Four DJs will...

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    09/05/2013 09:00 PM
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  27. W.Lancs Cyclists - Urgent Sign e-petition
    Started by The PNP 25/04/2013

    The 'GET BRITAIN CYCLING' e-petition is our big chance to really get something done about improving safety for cyclists on the roads. The petition is now live - and needs your signature! :cool: Visit to sign at: epetitions.directgov.uk/petiti ons/49196 ;)

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    25/04/2013 10:07 PM
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  28. Cycling A570 Ormskirk - Rainford Bypass
    Started by The PNP 11/04/2012

    A570 (St Helens Rd) out of Ormskirk is a dangerous route for cyclists. High speeds and heavy traffic poses a real danger to riders - with the result that few are prepared to risk it. Lancs County cabinet member for highways is now in receipt of a proposal from local pressure group Path-N-Pedal...

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    25/04/2013 09:56 PM
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  29. HGV class 1
    Started by johnsmith 24/02/2013

    Wanted work HGV class 1 clean licence digi card 30 plus years exp hard working,live in Southport own transport. Mike (0754 296 9215)

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    24/02/2013 04:44 PM
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  30. Anderson Transport.
    Started by johnsmith 24/02/2013

    Any one got the phone number / email address for Anderson transport Ormskirk..

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    24/02/2013 04:33 PM
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  31. Cycling Ormskirk Town Centre
    Started by The PNP 20/02/2013

    Great to see the Council are likely to lift their long-standing ban on cycling in the pedestrianised areas......Many towns already allow this and yet collisions between bikes and people are rare. If the object is to reduce road casualties, then getting bikes away from the heavy traffic and onto...

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    20/02/2013 05:14 PM
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  32. News Hospital staff clean up with international award
    Started by roving-eye 19/02/2013

    Patients at Southport and Ormskirk hospitals are continuing to benefit from world-class standard of instrument decontamination, the Trust can reveal. A three-day inspection of the Sterile Services Department at Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust by independent specialists Intertek found...

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    19/02/2013 08:30 AM
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  33. Burscough Canal De-watering
    Started by The PNP 24/01/2013

    Clay coffer-dams have been placed across the Leeds-Liverpool canal in the centre of Burscough. A section of canal from the town bridge running westwards by Victoria St is currently de-watered. Contractors are to be seen operating heavy machinery in the main channel. Many formerly...

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    24/01/2013 05:21 PM
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  34. Avoid Burscough at all Costs!!
    Started by Boxster 08/01/2013

    I was speaking to an electrician yesterday, about what route he'd taken from Skelmersdale to get to Southport. I asked if he'd travelled via Burscough and he laughed- "No chance- I avoid Burscough like the plague. It only takes 1 lorry to park up and the job stops" he said. "The traffic's...

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    23/01/2013 10:51 PM
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  35. A Burscough Fairy Story.....
    Started by Alfred the OK 13/01/2013

    The other day, I met a man in Burscough, just down Higgins Lane. He was looking extremely pleased with himself - and I asked him why he was all SO smugged-up. "Well" said he, "I've just managed to give the old body-swerve to a rotundly bespectacled bloke down the road who seems obsessed with...

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    13/01/2013 12:45 AM
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