July parks events

July is an action-packed month and the wonderful Green Fayre, planned for the 22nd and 23rd, is just one of many fantastic free family events organised by West Lancashire Borough Council Parks and Countryside Ranger Service this month. Kick off the month on the right foot by joining the five-mile Rufford Circular walk on Monday 3 … Read more

Mayoral engagements week commencing 26 June 2017

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 June 7.30 p.m. Council Chamber, … Read more

Mayoral engagements, week commencing Monday 12 June

Thursday 15 June 10.30am Arronmore Park Rest Home, Square Lane, Burscough The Deputy Mayor & Deputy Mayoress will attend the Care Home to celebrate with residents and staff “National Cup Cake Day” Thursday 15 June 6.30pm Mayor’s Room, Council offices, Derby Street The Mayor will officially launch his Charity Appeal for 2017/18 Friday 16 June 11am Aaron Crest Care Home, Tanhouse, Skelmersdale The Deputy Mayor & Deputy … Read more

Drivers warned of delays on busy route near Ormskirk

Lancashire County Council is asking drivers to leave more time for their journeys due to work starting soon on the A59 between Ormskirk and Burscough. Contractors for housing developer Taylor Wimpey will begin work on improvements to roads and sewers on High Lane for 12 weeks from Tuesday 30 May. The work has been agreed … Read more

World War Two veteran’s name to be added to war memorial

The name of world war two soldier Private Sidney Turner, who was killed in action in North Africa, will be added to a local War Memorial. The work will be carried out after Lathom and Burscough Branch of the Royal British Legion asked West Lancashire Borough Council to add Private Turner’s name to the area’s … Read more