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Residents encouraged to get involved in Birch Green Community Action Event

People who live in Birch Green are being encouraged to become involved in a community event which is taking place on their doorstep. West Lancashire Borough Council will be joining forces with the police, fire service and other agencies to organise a Community Action and Engagement Event on the Skelmersdale estate. There have been similar […]

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Want to get involved and ‘Get Creative with Sandy Lane’?

People who live and work around Sandy Lane Shopping Centre can become involved in West Lancashire Borough Council’s ‘Get Creative with Sandy Lane’ project and they can help to make the shopping centre a more colourful and inviting place for people who shop, work and visit the centre. A period of creative consultation will be […]

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Local government and school support workers to strike again

UNISON’s local government and school support workers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are set to hold a second day of strike action on Tuesday 30 September. The announcement follows the strike on 10 July, which saw around a million public service workers walk out in an increasingly bitter dispute over pay. The union is […]

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Two people and a dog rescued from mud along River Mersey

A man, a woman and their dog have been rescued by Coastguards after they became stuck up to their knees in mud at New Brighton. Liverpool Coastguard started taking 999 calls from members of the public at about 2.40pm on Tuesday 22 July 2014 reporting that the group were in difficulty near the Egremont Promenade. […]

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Information appeal made following burglary in Skelmersdale

An appeal for information has been made by police following a burglary at a house on School Lane in Skelmersdale in which sentimental value jewellery was stolen. The burglary took place on June 29th when an offender has broken into a bungalow on the road. Once inside the property the burglar stole a gold opal […]

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