Monthly Archives: June 2017




This Saturday, the Concourse’s local, independent retailers are getting in to the spirit of Independence Day by celebrating their own take on the word, ‘independents.’   We all think about Independence Day as 4th July and America commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. However, here in Skelmersdale, we’re celebrating […]

Concourse Shopping Centre’s Independent Retailers’ Day Event



This Saturday’s annual NUT Supply Teacher Conference will hear that employment prospects for supply teachers are getting tougher, as schools increasingly use unqualified staff in place of qualified supply teachers to cover teacher absence. The NUT’s 2017 supply teacher survey, which received a record 1,300 responses, shows that 41% of […]

Schools increasingly using unqualified staff to cover teacher absence


Tuesday 27 June 6.00 p.m. Council Offices, Ormskirk The Mayor & Mayoress will host an awards reception and present certificates to volunteers of the West Lancs Council for Voluntary Service for 100 and 200 hours of volunteering, a Work Experience Award and an Outstanding Contribution to Volunteering  Award Wednesday 28 […]

Mayoral engagements week commencing 26 June 2017