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Ormskirk is a market town in West Lancashire famous for its gingerbread, and home to Edge Hill University. Ormskirk's Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul is one of only three parish churches in England to have a tower and a spire and is unique in that it has both at the same end of the building.

Ormskirk entrepreneur's culinary creation goes stateside

Peanut Hottie drink will soon be sold in Wal-Mart

Homes to be built on Ormskirk Hospital site

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Application seeks to demolish exisiting buildings and rennovate area

Netto set to move into former Focus store in Ormskirk

Plans are set to go before council on Thursday night

Dynamo Rangers FC U8 Boys Team Parents versus U13 Girls during the Parents Fundraiser

Goals galore as Dynamo parents get together to raise cash

Football: Dynamo Rangers FC held a fundraiser charity match - find out more

Burscough passions run high at meeting

Football: Burscough FC held a community event in the clubhouse at Victoria Park on Tuesday, June 24

Ormskirk Man of the Match Gavin Griffiths

Griffiths greatness edges Kirk to win

Cricket: Things could not have got off to a better start with Ormskirk winning the toss and putting the visitors in to bat on a damp green wicket.

Fundraising for Love for Leon appeal continues

Community have completed bike rides, sky dives and half marathons

Parents upset as Ormskirk nursery forced to close

Ducklings are no longer allowed to rent the rooms at Emmanuel Church

Motorfest organisers gear up for this year's extravaganza

MotorFest takes place on Sunday August 24

Knight injury a massive blow for Kirk's title quest

Top scorer Knight suffers hamstring injury

Ethan breaks 20 year record

Ormskirk School Athletics Success

Ormskirk hit the rest for six in inaugural Under-13s schools tournament

Skelmersdale Cricket Club hosts inter school tournament

Ormskirk crowned kings of the green

Junior team in close battle to take Championship

MBE for Ormskirk maths mentor

Pensioner honoured for service to education

Bandits wrap up the title

Champions crowned with game to go

S&B cursed by the brilliance of Caunce

Caunce steps in as Captain and shines from start to finish

West Lancs club pass University challenge

Tennis alive and well in West Lancs

TV debut sparks a buzz of interest in West Lancashire

Designer Barry Jackson's Hivehaus take TV by storm

Council CCTV catches crooks on camera

Hundreds of arrests made across the borough thanks to the council's 95 surveillance cameras

Parbold's oldest gran celebrates 105th birthday

Inspirational centenarian receives second card from the Queen