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


Holy Trinity Church Bickerstaffe enjoyed a fabulous concert from the Charnock Richard Brass Band on Friday 23rd June. The Concert at Holy Trinity Church, Bickerstaffe tonight included Lord Of The Dance, Les Miserables, Gaelic Blessing & The Beatles and much more. The evening raised £400 for the church. A big […]

Charnock Richard Brass Band Concert


A special flag is flying from County Hall to mark Armed Forces Day. The flag was presented to County Councillor Terry Aldridge, Chairman of Lancashire County Council, by Mrs Amanda Parker JP DL, Deputy Lieutenant for Lancashire, at a special ceremony. The flag marks the county council’s appreciation of the […]

Flying the flag for Armed Forces Day



Dog owners no longer have an excuse of falling foul of the law when it comes to picking up after their pets after the installation of free dog waste bag dispensers at a number of locations across borough of St Helens. Ten TiksPac stations, which hold sufficient 100 percent compostable […]

Free dog waste bag dispensers to stop foul play


Gardening enthusiasts are being encouraged to submit their entries for the award-winning Chorley Flower Show as the applications are starting to come in thick and fast. After the phenomenal success of the first ever show Chorley Council is urging gardeners and floral artists of all ages to take the opportunity […]

Get your entries in for Chorley Flower Show


At last night’s Planning Awards in London, Knowsley Council’s Prescot Town Centre Masterplan scooped the National Award for Masterplaning 2017. Five nominations were shortlisted for this category, which recognises outstanding masterplanning work. The Planning Awards are run by Planning magazine in conjunction with PlanningResource and PlacemakingResource. The Awards invited submissions […]

Prescot masterplan scoops national award