hamlet of the ancient parish of North Meols
28 August 1891: King and queen parakeets, from outdoor aviary, cock winner two first prizes, both healthy, and thoroughly acclimatised. Price 75/-. Sergeant, Southport.
6 June 1923: News of Old Girls: At St Peter’s Church, Hale, by the Reverend W. Henry Leake of Southport (formerly vicar of Ropley, Hampshire) supported by the Reverend J. R. Brunskill, M.A., vicar of the parish, Oswald, S.S., only son of Mr and Mrs F. R. Jones, The Homestead, Hale, to Jessie Mildred daughter of Mr and Mrs D. Beaty, Kirklinton, Park Road, Hale