Acts and Performers wanted for Chorley Live

Organisers of a highly popular two-day live music and entertainment event in Chorley are encouraging local performers and talented individuals who would be willing to take part to come forward. Chorley Council is once again teaming up with the Creative Network to stage Chorley Live, the hit festival that attracted around 9,000 people to the … Read more

Dazzling displays wow record crowds

Thousands of people enjoyed a record-breaking Chorley Flower Show with the borough living up to its burgeoning reputation as the Northern Flowerhouse. Astley Park was turned into a riot of colour with everything from beautiful begonias to resplendent roses and special guest appearances from TV stars Carol Klein and Chris Beardshaw. Almost 15,000 people packed … Read more

The improvement of local play areas sees better facilities for children

Children in Chorley are now able to try out new equipment at two of the Borough’s improved play areas. Osborne Drive in Clayton-le-Woods has been reconstructed and Jubilee Recreation Ground in Adlington now has an additional toddler area. Both sets of improvements have been made following suggestions made by local residents. Councillor Alistair Bradley, Leader … Read more

Chorley set for blooming marvellous award-winning flower show

Chorley will be blooming with displays from the most talented exhibitors in the country as the borough launches its third flower show in the historic grounds of Astley Park. The town will become a riot of colour with dazzling dahlias and brilliant bonsais ready to wow thousands of people on Saturday and Sunday 29 and … Read more