Business high-flyers to speak at next Skelmersdale Ambassadors networking event

Businesses with connections to Skelmersdale can hear from inspirational local guest speakers about their business success stories and meet other business leaders at the next Skelmersdale Ambassadors business breakfast event. The Skelmersdale Ambassadors Network is becoming a powerful group which aims to enable local businesses to raise their profile and as well showcase and celebrate Skelmersdale as a great … Read more

Early morning bird walk with the rangers

Birdwatchers are invited to grab their binoculars and join St Helens Council rangers this Sunday (14 May) for an early morning bird walk at Sankey Valley Country Park, where up to 40 different species of bird can be spotted. Early birds are asked to meet at the Heritage Visitor Centre, Blackbrook Road, Blackbrook, for a … Read more

Half of people on zero hours contracts think they’re not entitled to paid holiday, says Citizens Advice

Half of people on zero hours contracts, and two in five people on temporary contracts wrongly believe they are not entitled to paid holidays, Citizens Advice reveals. The charity is calling on the next government to ensure workers are aware of, and are able to take, the paid holiday that they are entitled to. Citizens … Read more

Make sure you are registered to vote in the General Election

The Parliamentary General Election takes place on Thursday 8 June 2017 and voters all over the country will go to the polls. There is also a by-election to elect a West Lancashire Borough Councillor for the vacant seat in the Aughton Park ward. Anyone who wants to vote in the parliamentary and Aughton Park ward … Read more