Survey of businesses in Ormskirk

With high streets facing continuing challenges, West Lancashire Borough Council is seeking the views of Ormskirk businesses to find out what challenges and opportunities they are having to deal with. Ormskirk town centre is faring better than some of its counterparts and the Council believes Ormskirk provides a good offer to visitors. A range of … Read more

Have your say on local pharmacy services

People of St Helens are being asked their views about their local pharmacy. A consultation, which includes an online survey, has been opened to ask people about the last time they used their pharmacy, how they would rate their experience and other questions such as convenience of location and what services they offer. The survey … Read more

Businesses encouraged to shape future job skills

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is seeking the views of businesses to drive skills improvements and accelerate business growth and success. Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has today reaffirmed his ambitions to create the right conditions for business growth and success across the City Region. The first step is to seek the views of business … Read more

Survey shows public satisfaction with NHS remaining steady

The British public’s satisfaction with the NHS remained steady in 2016, according to data published today by The King’s Fund. The findings from the British Social Attitudes (BSA) survey, carried out by the National Centre for Social Research between July and October 2016, show 63 per cent of people were satisfied with the NHS. The … Read more

Residents urged to have their say about changes to ‘low priority’ and gluten free prescribing

NHS West Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is proposing to make changes in relation to an area called ‘low priority prescribing’, in line with many other NHS organisations in Lancashire and nationally. What this means for residents, is that the CCG proposes to stop the funding of certain types of medicines or treatments that are … Read more