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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.

Plans submitted to turn Historic Ormskirk pub into student flats

Decision to grant planning permission for The Plough due in December

Outrage over plans to demolish The Fat Olive for student flats

West Lancashire speaks out against plans by McComb Property Company Limited

Mitchell’s plan to Keep Football Alive with formation of new league

New small sided football league started in Ormskirk

Clark leads LPS home

All the latest news from Liverpool Pembroke Sefton Club

MCA peck at Falcons

The latest match reports from the Ormskirk & District Football League

Cash and Copper pipes stolen from Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

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Figures show thousands of pounds worth of property has been stolen over the past three years

Eight day cycle trek to raise money for cancer charity

Best friends Gillian Cowley and Beverly Lucy from Ormskirk cycled 550km from Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam. By Meghan Hindley

Dedicated police dogs remembered with new memorial

Names of all the brave Lancashire dogs will be added to the stone

Melling take advantage of Platinum mistakes

Ormskirk Sunday League - Vics hit the 50 goal mark for the season

"A Masterplan of broken promises" - says council leader

Cllr David Westley slams Lancashire County Council's Highways and Transport Masterplan

Ormskirk parishioners shocked after thieves target church roof twice in one week

Lead was stolen from St Anne's Catholic Church last week

Weather warnings for West Lancashire as Hurricane Gonzalo hits the UK

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Picture this - a collection of rescued postcards never published before

Postcards show images from around West Lancashire

Former Ormskirk night club owners banned from playing music

Forum Venues Ltd handed ban by a High Court judge today

Falcons miss out on top spot after Mariners defeat

Chris Grayson scores hat-trick in Kirkby derby

Seven-year-old told abuse was "their little secret"

Ormskirk paedophile jailed after sexually assaulting a young girl

Burscough Curves project will still move forward despite government rail scheme ban

Burscough Curves put back on Transport Masterplan

But both West Lancashire Council and Sefton's Lib Dems call for a more detailed study

Derby Street Bridge in Ormskirk set for revamp

West Lancashire Council urge further consultation is needed

Ormskirk Bypass plans shelved

West Lancashire's MP has hit out at the County Council's plan to drop the £56m scheme to relieve traffic

Ormskirk man has to choose between wife or medical treatment

David Sheekey has been forced to fly back from Uganda for medication