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Sophie McCoid

Sophie McCoid

Sophie is a Reporter on the Ormskirk Advertiser and Skelmersdale Advertiser. She has a particular interest in human interest stories, but also covers a wide range of issues affecting Sefton and West Lancashire.

X Factor Star Stevi Ritchie set to play Banks Leisure Centre

Essex star will play the centre on December 29, alongside other local bands

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X Factor Star Stevi Ritchie set to play Banks Leisure Centre

Essex star will play the centre on December 29, alongside other local bands

Alfie Lund Fund attempts to create record breaking football memorabilia chain

Flags, scarfs and shirts have been sent in from over the world

Christmas winter wonderland arrives at Farmer Ted's this weekend

Farmer Christmas opens its doors to visitors on Saturday

Skelmersdale traders concerned over threat to Concourse redevelopment

Market stall holder Paul Davies is urging people to back the Concourse cinema plans

Geographic Inspector for West Lancashire, Christina Shorrock, reflects on this year's policing challenges

Force has worked with partners to tackle criminality across the borough

Ormskirk's Leon Walsh enjoys magical trip to Disneyland Paris

Five-year-old made the trip with his parents last week

West Lancashire prepares to celebrate Lancashire Day

Events taking place across the borough on Thursday and into the weekend

Big Fat Gypsy Weddings star Thelma Madine set to star as Pantomime fairy

Aughton fashion designer takes up the role in Jack and the Beanstalk

Review: Farmer Christmas at Farmer Teds

Reporter Sophie Mccoid enjoys the festive wonderland

Bishop of Liverpool, Paul Bayes, visits West Lancashire

Bishop Paul toured Edge Hill, a Skelmersdale church project and saw Ormskirk West End in training