Broadhursts Bookshop in Southport discovers rare 1940s petrol coupons

Staff at a bookshop in Southport enjoyed a remarkable find while they were looking through some old books.  Broadhursts, on Market Street, boasts over 100,000 books which range from just-released bestsellers to an extensive children’s department and no less than eight second-hand book rooms and two large rare book rooms.  They said: “Cataloguing a second-hand […]

Christine Walkden and Mr Plant Geek to star at Southport Flower Show 2021

Renowned horticulturist Christine Walkden is to return to Southport Flower Show this year to share her gardening knowledge with visitors. The award-winning TV and radio presenter, who is a firm favourite at Southport, will be at the show on Thursday 19th August. Originally from Lancashire, Christine started growing vegetables on an allotment near her home […]