Shop safely today: shops can reopen their doors in England

From June 15th, shops are able to reopen their doors in England, in the next step in our careful easing of lockdown – provided they are meeting robust safety guidelines, keeping staff and customers safe as we get our economy moving again.

Black Lives Matter Demonstration Southport

George Floyd’s death is deeply upsetting, and we appreciate the strength of feeling around it.

Many people here in the UK empathise with others in the United States of America and they have taken to the streets to protest the social injustice which surrounds the death of George Floyd.

A dreadful weekend for ‘coastal gateway’ residents

Significant numbers of people chose to come to the coast for the weekend, they ignored advice that was proclaimed by Sefton Council via the press, traffic news, social media, radio and backed up with matrix signs on the main approaches to the coast.