Sensory garden success

A sensory garden has opened in Great Sankey with the help of volunteers and money from the Community Initiative Fund. Great Sankey Children’s Centre Parents Forum received a £640 grant from Warrington Borough Council’s neighbourhood’s team to develop a sensory garden at Great Sankey Children’s Centre. The money was used to create a story corner … Read more

Residents can still sign up for the chargeable Garden Waste collection service

West Lancashire residents are reminded that if they want the Council to collect their garden waste, they still have the chance to sign up for the new chargeable collection service. The new chargeable service began on 5 June 2017 and residents who have signed up and paid have either received or will soon receive an … Read more

New survey reveals the mysterious creatures living in your garden

The RSPB is calling on people to get outside this summer to uncover the mysterious creatures that are living in their back gardens by taking part in the Wild Challenge. Latest wildlife survey shows that hedgehog, foxes and moles were among the most common creatures seen in gardens across the UK last year. Other species … Read more

Pack your chairs and your picnics for the Theatre in the Park production of The Secret Garden

Chorley Council is proud to present you with an upcoming event, The Theatre in the Park, which is bringing you a theatre production of The Secret Garden in Astley Park’s Walled Garden, produced and performed by members of Heartbreak Productions. The Theatre in the Park event continually aims to provide a unique experience for locals … Read more

Garden Waste Collection Service

Have you signed up for the West Lancashire Borough Council chargeable garden waste collection service? Residents are reminded to sign up and pay before 15 May 2017 to ensure no interruption to their service, with collections continuing every two weeks. Charges for the garden waste collection service apply from 5 June 2017 and residents can … Read more