Historic photographs of a Merseyside borough have been made available through a new online resource. Created by TownsWeb Archiving in partnership with Sefton Council’s library service, the Sefton Looking Back archive showcases more than 1,000 images telling the story of Sefton and its townships since the 19th century. Arranged into several categories, the site features snaps of local people, parks, schools and churches, as well as images relating to the First and Second World Wars. Explore them at sefton- digital-archive.org.
This photo of lion cubs at Southport Zoo is one of hundreds now online