News Sources for Southportadmin2022-10-15T17:00:52+00:00
News Sources for Southport
Southport has more dedicated news sites than most towns in the country. In the year 2000 Southport gained it’s first daily news site with southport.gb.com which became qlocal.co.uk/southport and the offshoot otsnews.
Shown here are the main contributor news sites that post here in Southportnews. website name & link, description, and typically now many news stories a day (as analysed in October 2022)
Formed in 2011. Previously known as southport.gb.com in 2000 but changed in order to cover all towns in the UK under the Q format. The ‘gb’ domain dropped from domain registry though can still be accessed as southportgb.com. Owned and run by Steve Ashcroft who founded southport.gb.com in 2000 with Phil Rodwell (since deceased). Also support by Roger Blaxall for Ormskirk & West Lancs and Claire Kelly.