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Burscough Wharf

Burscough Wharf

This development of 30 retail and leisure units opened on the banks of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal in February 2011. It is renowned for its mix of independent arts, craft and hobby shops as well as office space. It has hosted many events since its opening, attracting hundreds of visitors to the area.

Arsonists put Burscough family out of business for a month

MBARK Canal Cruises aims to be back by June

Tom Stade comes to Burscough Wharf

Bryan Malcom reviews the gig on March 26:

Mitch Winehouse thanks Burscough singer for Amy Winehouse tribute CD

Jeannie Pritchard has raised £140 for the Amy Winehouse Foundation

Burscough Wharf celebrates anniversary and Year of the Horse

Wharf is hive of activity

Burscough Wharf celebrates 3rd birthday and Chinese New Year

BURSCOUGH Wharf is inviting people to join their Chinese New Year Celebrations next month as they welcome the Liverpool Hung Gar Kung Fu School for an afternoon of oriental entertainment.

West Lancashire lights up for Christmas as Switch-on’s take place

THE countdown to Christmas began in earnest last week as towns all over West Lancashire turned on their lights, creating a festive glow.

Burscough Wharf hosts successful winter food and drink festival

HUNDREDS of visitors to Burscough Wharf enjoyed some of Lancashire’s finest fresh produce at the weekend during the Winter Food and Drink Festival.

Burscough Amy Winehouse fan releases covers album

AN AMY Winehouse fan has paid tribute to the tragic star by releasing a charity covers album.

Burscough’s Blue Mallard serves up Bank Holiday treats

Sophie McCoid samples the canalside eatery

Burscough artist displayed at Wharf

THROUGHOUT August, Burscough Wharf is exhibiting the work of young artist Sarah Woods, and her impressive 6ft by 4ft final piece.

Memory Box Pictures opens photography studio in Burscough Wharf

Memory Box Pictures opens photography studio in Burscough Wharf

AN ESTABLISHED photography studio is expanding due to its success.

Pier to pier cycle ride is launched at Burscough Wharf

Pier to pier cycle ride is launched at Burscough Wharf

BURSCOUGH Wharf hosted a special celebration event to mark the launch of a new Pier to Pier cycling route.

Crowds turn out for family fun weekend at Burscough Wharf

Crowds turn out for family fun weekend at Burscough Wharf

VISITORS to Burscough Wharf enjoyed a host of entertainment including music, comedy and family fun.

Parish Council to give residents a say on funding

BURSCOUGH Parish Council is giving people the chance to have a say in where the council money is spent.

Meeting led to flying pens, swearing and chair walk out

A BURSCOUGH Parish Council meeting descended in to chaos last week, resulting in the chairman walking out less then two hours after being re-elected.

A weekend of celebration at Burscough wharf

A weekend of celebration at Burscough wharf

BURSCOUGH Wharf plans to build on its recent weekend of celebration and family fun by planning further events for later this month.

Merseytravel chairman to speak at next meeting of the Ormskirk, Preston and Southport Travellers Association

MERSEYTRAVEL chairman Liam Robinson will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Ormskirk, Preston and Southport Travellers Association (OPSTA).

People can see West Lancs in style at the Classic Bus Day this Saturday

ENJOY a leisurely bus ride and see what West Lancashire has to offer on the West Lancs Classic Bus Day this Saturday (April 13).

Family of tragic Burscough mum Karen Simpson thank village community for “overwhelming support”

THE family of tragic Burscough mum Karen Simpson has thanked the village community for its “overwhelming support”.

Karen Simpson

Major seach operation for missing Burscough mum Karen Simpson ends in tragedy as body found in fields

A MAJOR search operation for a mum-of-three who went missing following a trip to the supermarket ended in tragedy yesterday (Wednesday) after the discovery of a body.