Second-hand ticket, first-class confusion

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 this often leaves consumers having to … Read more

Investigation into NHS continuing healthcare funding

The National Audit Office has today published the findings of its investigation into NHS continuing healthcare. NHS continuing healthcare (CHC) is a package of care provided outside of hospital that is arranged and funded solely by the NHS for individuals who have significant ongoing health care needs. Funding for ongoing health care is a complex and … Read more

Concluding statement on whistleblowing investigation

Following a number of whistleblowing complaints made in 2015, the Trust undertook rigorous and detailed investigations into allegations against four members of senior management. They were the former Chief Executive, the former Director of HR and Communications, the former Chief Operating Officer and the Deputy Director of Performance. The investigation determined that the Deputy Director … Read more

Murder investigation after woman found in Orrell, Wigan

The article below was taken from the Greater Manchester Police website. The link for the original article is as follows: www.gmp.police.uk/live/Nhoodv3.nsf/WebsitePages/0F5B7F24FEDE506A80258142002FFF1F?OpenDocument Police have launched a murder investigation after a woman was found dead in Orrell Water Park. At around 7.20pm on Friday 16 June 2017 police were called by an 18-year-old woman’s concerned family after … Read more

Town centre roads open following police investigation

A number of town centre roads, which had been closed as part of a police investigation, have been reopened. The roads concerned were a combination of main arterial routes around the town and residential roads. The roads closed were: Access on to Bridge Street (one-way section) from Ormskirk Street Chalon Way closed in both directions … Read more

An investigation is underway after a boy was attacked by a dog in Skelmersdale

An investigation is underway after a five year old boy was attacked by a dog in Skelmersdale. Police were contacted by the ambulance service at shortly before 5.30pm yesterday (Thursday, March 2nd) to an address on Firbeck in Skelmersdale to a report that a five year old boy had been attacked by a family dog. … Read more