Council CCTV helps police

West Lancashire’s Borough Council’s CCTV team have been helping catch suspected drink-drivers and thieves during the Christmas period. The Council’s CCTV system watches over the borough and provides reassurance to the community as well as a valuable crime-fighting tool for the police. The cameras are monitored 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and … Read more

Government launches first sale from the student loan book

The sale, which will have no impact on borrowers, is part of a drive to sell assets in a way that secures value for money for taxpayers. The government has today (6 February 2017) announced that the process to start selling part of the English student loan book as previously announced and subsequently confirmed in the autumn statement in … Read more

Local charity improves the quality of education in Nepal’s schools

The Baglung District Education Officer invited West Lancashire based charity Resolve International to make its Quality Primary Education programme available to all schools in the District and to all schools in Nepal. Keith Laycock, Chairman of the West Lancashire based charity was recently guest of honour at the official opening ceremony of new libraries at … Read more