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Mercury Prize winners 'Young Fathers' to play Skelmersdale Library

The Scottish hip hop group's gig takes place on March 13

Summer concerts take place in Ormskirk’s Coronation Park

OUTDOOR music is to provide entertainment for the public on summer afternoons.

Edge Hill netballers raise money for memorial fund of former player

A TEAM of Edge Hill netballers have paid tribute to a former player by raising money for a memorial fund set up in her name.

Scarisbrick singer Livvy Karalius hopes to make it through to finals of Teen Star UK

A TEENAGE songstress from Scarisbrick is hoping to make her mark on the music world as she heads to the semi-finals of a national singing competition.

Young Scarisbrick singer one step away from performing at O2 Arena after making it to Teen Star area finals

A TEENAGE singer is one step away from performing at the O2 Arena after wowing judges in a national competition.

Scarisbrick youngster to sing in front of 15,000 rugby fans ahead of regional finals of national competition

A YOUNG singer is preparing to perform in front of 15,000 passionate rugby fans – as she warms up for the next round of a national competition.

Tarleton Olympic volunteer sets sights on Christmas number one with Games Makers Choir

AN OLYMPICS volunteer who joined the helpers’ choir formed during the London 2012 Games is hoping to cap a remarkable year with a Christmas number one.

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Burscough dance group win big at Variety Stars 2012

SINGERS and dancers from the Kelly Shirley School of Dance, sponsored by Booths, based at studios in Burscough have once again been performing for a local crowd at the Ormskirk Civic Hall.

Jon Jo Verity has won Heat 11 of Southport’s Got Talent at the Victoria pub in Southport

THE team behind Southport’s Got Talent took the show to new heights with a stunning outdoor concert which raised more than £300 for Southport Lifeboat.

Ellen Grice aged 12, From Burscough, wins heat 10 of Southport’s Got Talent at The Victoria pub in Southport, and a place in the grand final at the Royal Clifton Hotel on November 2

THE historic Royal Clifton Hotel will host the final of this year’s star-studded Southport’s Got Talent grand final on Friday, November 2, organisers have revealed.

Edge Hill University Graduates 2012: The Full List

BA (Hons) Childhood & Youth Studies

Nostalgia: September 1983: Aughton sisters Karen and Adele Brooks celebrate their weddings

THIS week, Nostalgia goes back to September, 1983, when 22-year-old Adele Brooks married Paul Eccleston at Christ Church, in Aughton.

Lithuanian youngsters take part in Skelmersdale Action for Youth project at Engine Rooms

SKELMERSDALE Action for Youth was invited by Mark Ashton of ArtZ to a night of entertainment at the Engine Rooms in Skelmersdale.

Skelmersdale schools form partnership with colleges to offer more access to A-levels

TWO Skelmersdale schools have formed a partnership with sixth form colleges in Southport and Wigan to open up access to A-levels.

Skelmersdale schoolboy Cole emsley is through to the live finals of the Open Mic Uk conmpetition

WHEN the Hope House Project held a search for a star in Skelmersdale they certainly found one in 10-year-old winner Cole Emsley.

Skelmersdale apprentice hair stylist Natalie Pickering wins Andrew Collinge hairdressing competition

A SKELMERSDALE apprentice hair stylist has beaten off strong competition to win a hairdressing contest.

Tarleton teenager Meghann Cheetham earns place at the Brit School

A TARLETON teenager is following in the footsteps of Adele, Jessie J and Katy B by going to the Brit School.

Mark Ronson headlines Chibuku this weekend

THIS Friday sees the return of DJ and producer Mark Ronson to The Masque.

Tributes to Skelmersdale War veteran George King

A WAR veteran who went on to form Digmoor Residents Association died on his 93rd birthday.

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