If you have a persistent cough or feel constantly breathless, getting seen by a doctor now could save your life. The new Be Clear on Cancer campaign – Respiratory Symptoms, hopes to encourage adults with a persistent cough or breathlessness to go to their doctor and act on their symptoms […]

Persistent cough or always breathless? Get checked out


This year’s Christmas panto at Knowsley Leisure and Culture Park is the classic family favourite Beauty and the Beast. We all know how the traditional tale goes – but expect twists and turns along the way in this latest production by Trio Entertainment. A young and arrogant prince lives alone […]

Knowsley’s Christmas panto revealed


Today’s major relaunch of the School Cuts website shows what the manifestos of the main political parties will mean for every individual school in England. Building on recent analyses by the Institute of Fiscal Studies and the Education Policy Institute, the interactive map at www.schoolcuts.org.uk makes it possible to see what […]

Election Promises On School Funding – Do The Party Pledges ...



Bird-watchers are invited to grab their binoculars and join St Helens Council Rangers for two bird watching walks in Taylor Park at the end of the month (May). During this joint event on May 31, staff from the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) will be demonstrating how […]

Bird walks with the Rangers


Thermometers are set to sizzle this bank holiday weekend following on from the driest winter in more than 20 years Summer migrant birds returning from Africa such as swifts, swallows and house martins, as well as garden favourites like starlings, robins and blue tits could struggle to find a supply […]

A little water goes a long way in helping birds ...


Tuesday 30 May 7pm Lancashire Manor Hotel, Up Holland The Mayor & Mayoress will attend an Open Night to celebrate the opening of the newly refurbished Lathom Suite Wednesday 31 May 1.45pm The Civic, Ormskirk The Deputy Mayor & Deputy Mayoress will attend the West Lancashire Monthly Community Activity Hub Sunday 4 June 10.10am Leyland St Mary’s […]

Mayoral engagements, week commencing Monday 29 May