Funding for project bringing community closer to care homes

A community volunteer project will extend its work with care homes across Wigan Borough thanks to a fund to transform adult social care. Community Circles is one of the organisations to have received £188,333 in funding as part of a £1million pot of money aimed at making the borough’s care homes fit for the future. … Read more

Southport to become the World in one place at family festival

Southport will become the World in one place as King’s Gardens host a festival with an international flavour. The King’s Gardens International Celebration Day will take place 10 June, 11am-5pm. This free, family event will be a great chance for local residents and visitors alike to enjoy a host of fun activities in the sunshine, … Read more

Free car seat checking event

Knowsley Council is raising awareness among parents, grandparents and carers about the dangers to young children of incorrectly fitted or inappropriate child car seats. Last year alone 76% of child car seats were found to be not safely fitted or incompatible to the child/vehicle. In tackling this vital road safety issue, the council has adopted … Read more