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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.

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

Ormskirk crime figures revealed

Figures for all wards in the borough released following Advertiser investigation

West Lancashire elections countdown

THE countdown has begun to European parliamentary and local elections on Thursday, May 22.

West Lancashire Teens sing their way to area final

Three teenagers through to Teenstar UK

Is broadcaster and author Stuart Maconie your choice as one of West Lancs' greatest?

Who are among West Lancs' greatest people? It's your vote which decides

Still time to put forward your choice for the greatest honour in the borough

Proposed site for travellers on White Moss Road South, Skelmersdale

Traveller sites planned for West Lancashire

Locations in Banks, Scarisbrick and Skelmersdale have all been proposed as preferred options

Pizza shop to get late night opening

Domino's Pizza on Aughton Street  looks set to be given the green light to open until the early hours

Crossroads for Huyton in race Championship

Huyton edges closer to Touring Cars dream