Club History

Letters from the past

May is the historical association's "Local History Month" and what better way to kick off and celebrate our local history by sharing a letter written

The Central Football Club Entertainment Show 1891

From it's inception Southport Central's financial position had always been a cause for concern. Indeed by January 1891 the Southport Visiter reported that "the Central

Former Players Association

RIP Joe Porter

The Southport F.C. Former Players Association extend our deepest sympathy to Steve Porter and his family on the passing of his father Joe, aged 84. A


Ian Baines Interview

With thanks to the club for facilitating, this is the first of what we hope to be a series of interviews with former players and

Thomas Blundell Burnett

Thomas Blundell Burnett was the secretary of the original Southport FC from their establishment in 1881 until their demise in the summer of 1886, and