Two men attacked in Skelmersdale

Skelmersdale Police are appealing for information after two men were attacked in Skelmersdale. The incident happened at around 9.45pm on Friday, August 11 following reports of a disturbance outside an address on Ennerdale. A group of men, some in possession of weapons including a crossbow and screwdriver, assaulted two men both aged 27. The group … Read more

Mayoral engagement for week commencing Monday 14 August 2017

Thursday 17 August 10.45 a.m. Eavesdale Neighbourhood Centre, Eavesdale, Tanhouse, Skelmersdale The Deputy Mayor & Deputy Mayoress will attend a Family Fun Day organised by Home-Start Central Lancashire Saturday 19 August 11.00 a.m. Asda, Skelmersdale The Mayor & Mayoress will join their Charity Committee in fund-raising at the Store Sunday 20 August 11.00 a.m. Asda, … Read more

Detectives investigate Skelmersdale sex assault

Lancashire Police are appealing for information after a 17-year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a man in Skelmersdale. Around 1.40am on August 6, the victim was walking on Ormskirk Road in the direction of UpHolland Labour Club when he was approached by a man. The offender started speaking to the boy before he touched him … Read more

Demolition of Glenburn Sports College

County Councillor John Fillis has welcomed the decision to demolish Glenburn Sports College as part of Lancashire County Council, Skelmersdale Rail Link Project. Cllr John Fillis said “The economic benefits that the demolition of this building would open up to not only the local area but Lancashire as a whole are enormous. This will enable … Read more

Woman robbed in Skelmersdale

Skelmersdale Police are appealing for information after a woman was robbed in Skelmersdale. The robbery happened between 11.50am and 12.10pm on Tuesday, August 8 when the victim, a 32 year old woman, was walking to the Concourse shopping centre with her son along a footpath between Polaris pub and Highwayman pub next to St Francis … Read more

PCSOs and neighbourhood officers conduct community in Acregate, Little Digmoor

Following the success of the community action event at The Concourse last week, neighbourhood officers and PCSOs will be conducting a similar event today (Tuesday 8th August 2017) on Acregate in Little Digmoor, outside of the Singh shop. We have managed to get hold of more shed alarms, bike marking kits and information leaflets which … Read more