AFTER 18 months of preparations the Skem MenAces very own Olympic 8 have tasted glory.
A SKELMERSDALE social enterprise which gives training to disabled people has been recognised by the Prime Minister with a special award.
A RETIRED RAF navigator is set to star in a new TV series about dangerous drivers.
A VETERAN reporter who trailed the corridors of Parliament for three decades has been shortlisted for a national book award.
DESPITE this being the wettest summer for 100 years, it didn’t seem to dampen the massive success of London 2012.
WEST Lancashire’s youngest- ever mayor, Cllr Paul Greenall, has launched a scathing attack on the EU just days after taking office.
THE cousin of a teenager who tragically died of undiagnosed Type 1 diabetes has taken her awareness campaign all the way to Downing Street.
TWO fledgling firms will be flying the flag for the region in the national finals of the Local Business Accelerator (LBA) campaign.
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THREE fledgling firms will receive three months of free newspaper advertising to boost their businesses after succeeding in the Local Business Accelerator (LBA) campaign.
A LANDMARK 1,000 entries to Local Business Accelerators (LBA) has been reached on the same day Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt gave his backing to the campaign – with just days still to go until the deadline.
A TAXI driver who suffered a vicious beating from a prison officer today branded the decision not to jail his attacker as “pathetic.”
WEST Lancashire MP Rosie Cooper has said there are still concerns that the NHS could be privatised despite the government changing its health service plans.
LABOUR MP Rosie Cooper will see her 4,000-plus majority culled in a dramatic redraw of her West Lancashire constituency, academics predict.
THIS weekend more than 100 of the UK’s best urban/graffiti artists will converge on New Pleasureland in Southport for the largest event of its type in the North West.
A TARLETON man has been named as Britain’s highest-paid civil servant, it has emerged.
SEVENTEEN local family doctors earn more than the Prime Minister, the Advertiser today can reveal.
WORK is progressing well on Skelmersdale’s state-of-the-art new college.
WEST Lancashire’s MP Rosie Cooper has backed David Miliband in the Labour Leadership battle.
UP HOLLAND Conservative candidate David Sudworth has received the backing of the Prime Minister.