Residents’ Rights to Speak at Borough Council Meetings

Residents who want to give their views on an item on a West Lancashire Borough Council agenda are being reminded that they have that chance. People living in West Lancashire have the chance to speak on certain agenda items at Council meetings where important decisions are made that affect people across the borough. In addition … Read more

Flying the flag for the Merchant Navy

On Friday 1 September West Lancashire Borough Council will fly the Red Ensign to raise awareness of the UK’s dependence on Merchant Navy seafarers. The Red Ensign flag will be hoisted on the flagstaff outside the Council Offices at 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk, at 10am. Members of the public are welcome to come to the … Read more

Funding for schemes to tackle domestic violence

A new scheme is being started to help young women in West Lancashire avoid being victims of domestic abuse. The West Lancashire Safe Teens Project will aim to ensure girls and young women from age 13 are supported and given the skills to deal with issues including domestic abuse, sexual harassment, child sexual exploitation, and … Read more

Famous motoring experts to commentate and judge at the Ormksirk MotorFest

Former Top Gear presenter Steve Berry and legendary motor racing commentator Neville Hay will be sharing their expert knowledge with motor racing fans at the 2017 Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 27 August. The MotorFest is one of the North West’s biggest free family events, and thousands of people are expected to come to Ormskirk to … 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