Councillors are furious over delay in grass cutting programme
Frustration as voting figures dip under 40%
Labour and Tories have 27 seats each with turn-out down
Councillors unanimously vote to write to the secretary of state about expansion plan
38.2% of West Lancs workers currently earn less than £7.65 per hour
Worries over plans for a single West Lancashire site along M58 corridor
West Lancashire Borough Council agrees budget plans at meeting
A JOURNALIST from Ormskirk has received a lifetime achievement award posthumously for his services to the profession.
A FORMER leader from neighbouring Sefton Council has called for the Burscough Curves, the direct rail line between Ormskirk and Southport, to be brought back into action.
FEARS have been raised over Sefton Council’s plans to release large amounts of land around Maghull and Lydiate for building.
WEST Lancashire’s MP has said that she would turn down a potential 11% pay increase.
BUILDING work has started on Booths supermarket on the new Ringtail Retail Park in Burscough.
SKELMERSDALE’S regeneration took a step forward as West Lancashire Council approved the borough’s new Local Plan.
HOMES will be built on Green Belt land in West Lancashire despite passionate protests from the community.
THE Parbold by-election is taking place today.
A CELEBRATION reception took place at the weekend to mark Aughton and Ormskirk University of the Third Age’s 10th birthday.
A PLAYING field which has been used by children for generations was saved from development last week.
A TEENAGER is in hospital with a punctured lung after being stabbed by a gang.
A FORMER police station in Burscough is being put up for auction.