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Aughton is a village and civil parish within the West Lancashire district. It is a residential area with tree lined roads being found in all parts of the parish. Aughton has two shopping areas; on Moss Delph Lane and Town Green Lane. The parish has two railway stations, Town Green and Aughton Park.

Ex-Marine in sex acts while watching teens

Nicholas John Matthew Cooke, 26, faced three charges of indecent exposure, reported by Steve Craddock

Aughton's got talent set to return in November

Former X Factor contestant encourages people to take part

LOOK: Memories of the end of the line: Southport to Preston line

We look back at the famous Southport to Preston rail link, 50 years after it closed, by Steve Craddock

'RAF leadership course is confidence booster'

One of the Maghull Squadron Air Cadets has completed a leadership course

30 year radical report puts West Lancashire rail in focus

Proposals include electrification of Ormskirk line, Burscough Curves and a new station for Skelmersdale

Fundraiser takes on 1000 mile bike ride for Aughton toddler

Glenn Collis is encouraging people to join him as he cycles down Lord Street on Wednesday

Motorfest roars into Ormskirk town centre

Thousands of people are expected to descend on the market town

New look for Ormskirk charity shop

Burscough Street's Cancer Research UK due for refurbishment

LOOK: Couple scoop silver for third time at RHS show

Aughton company share their pictures of prize-winning garden

Skelmersdale Men-aces hand over cheque to Aughton's Ben Jones

Team raised £1,000 for seven-year-old after 24-hour football tournament.

Aughton man arrested and charged with outraging public decency

Arrest comes after police appealed for information following three incidents of indecent exposure

Skelmersdale Police's war on drugs and gangs continues

Further arrests made as officers step up neighbourhood patrols

Dye on the ground in Ormskirk after cash in transit robbery

Cash in transit robbery at Ormskirk supermarket

Two men in balaclavas approached security guard carrying cash box outside Morrisons at around 2pm on Wednesday

Police appeal after reports of a man touching himself inappropriately

White man in his 20s seen driving around Aughton in a silver hatchback

Huge solar farm planned for Aughton greenbelt land

Plans submitted to West Lancashire Borough Council by Hive Energy

Motorfest organisers gear up for this year's extravaganza

MotorFest takes place on Sunday August 24

Travellers park up on Aughton fields

Caravans arrived on Sunday evening to the dismay of residents

Bill with his dad, William Casey, who sadly passed away just months after he was attacked in his own home

Thugs who burst into pensioner's home and threatened him have been jailed

92-year-old ex-engineer and ship builder bravely tried to stop the robbery and called the police

Unchartered waters for new hung West Lancashire Council

Labour and Tories have 27 seats each with turn-out down

Aughton pub undergoes licensing review

Neighbours of the Town Green Inn have suffered for years