Motorists trying to save money could be dicing with death by buying dangerous second-hand tyres, with as many as 83 per cent of used tyres in some areas being sold illegally, warn councils. Part-worn tyres are being sold with serious safety defects, unsafe repairs and incorrect labelling, with some used […]

Rogue tyre sellers putting lives at risk, warn councils


If you fancy an Irish jig or dinner with sporting legends, the Mayor of West Lancashire, Councillor Liz Savage, is organising exciting fundraising events that will be right up your street. Councillor Savage is supporting the Neo-Natal Unit at Ormskirk Hospital; the Artz Centre, Birch Green; The Civic in Ormskirk and […]

Come and support Mayor’s great charity events


Monday 23 January 2017 6:15pm Council Chamber, WLBC Offices, Derby Street The Mayor and Consort will host a visit from 4th Ormskirk Brownies Wednesday 25 January 2017 6:45pm Ramada Plaza Hotel, Southport The Mayor and Consort will attend “Your Heroes Awards” Thursday 26 January 2017 11:15am Edge Hill University, Ormskirk […]

Mayoral engagements, week commencing Monday 23 January 2017




Chorley Council is urging people who can’t cope with their dogs not to abandon them, but instead to give the council a call. The appeal has gone out after council officers were called out to a dog which had died from starvation and was dumped in woods in Rivington. It […]

Don’t dump dogs – call us


Public reminded that information exhibitions on shortlisted options for A5036 Port of Liverpool route start next week. People living around the A5036 Port of Liverpool route in Merseyside are being reminded that public information exhibitions on shortlisted options for its replacement or improvement will get underway next week. The route, […]

Public information exhibitions for shortlisted A5036 options