Daily Archives: May 25, 2017


Police in Skelmersdale today received a call relating to suspicious circumstances in the Birch Green area. Upon arrival officers found the property insecure and upon searching the property found 123 cannabis plants and a large quantity of equipment used in the production of cannabis. If you spot anything suspicious where […]

Skelmersdale Police find 123 cannabis plants following call to suspicious ...


Lancashire County Council announced its new leader and cabinet at its full council meeting today (Thursday 25 May). County Councillor Geoff Driver CBE, leader of the Conservative group and county councillor for Preston North electoral division, has been formally appointed as leader of Lancashire County Council. As council leader, Councillor […]

New leader and cabinet for Lancashire County Council






The sharp fall in net migration since the referendum shows that businesses relying on migrant workers should prepare for a very different labour market, the Resolution Foundation said in response to the latest net migration figures published today (Thursday). The latest figures show that the 84,000 fall in migration was led […]

Sharp fall in migration from Eastern Europe means many firms ...