Some of the most beautiful cars entered into the Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 27 August will compete in a really special contest at the fantastic free motoring extravaganza. The Concours d’Elegance competition will be a major attraction at the MotorFest for the third successive year. This will see some truly […]

Ormskirk MotorFest Concours D’Elegance


Wednesday 26 July 6.00 p.m. Council Chamber, Council Offices The Mayor & Mayoress will host a reception for The Ormskirk Prince’s Trust Team who have just completed their twelve week training course   Thursday 27 July 6.30 p.m. Mayor’s Room, Council Offices The Mayor & Mayoress will host a reception […]

Mayoral engagements week commencing Monday 24 July 2017


The Government’s call for descendants has revealed forgotten baby names inspired by First World War Between 1914 and 1919, 1,634 babies born in England and Wales were named in memory of the First World War. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and The National Archives today reveal the […]

Battle Babies – From Verdun to Passchendaele



A new investigation by consumer champion Which? has found that as many as a quarter of tickets to popular music, theatre and sporting events have ended up on secondary ticketing websites. Sadly, tickets appearing on secondary ticket websites as soon as any major event goes on sale has become the norm and […]

Second-hand ticket, first-class confusion


Victoria Park has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best green spaces in the world. The park is among a record-breaking 1,797 UK parks and green spaces that have received a prestigious Green Flag Award – the mark of a quality park or […]

Victoria Park is flying the flag as one of the ...


Lancashire school cooks are celebrating after winning accolades across the board in a national catering competition. The annual Local Authority Caterers Association (LACA) Finishing Touches Catering exhibition gives school cooks the opportunity to show off skills that they wouldn’t usually get the chance to. The competition, held recently in Birmingham, […]

Lancashire school cooks win national awards