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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.

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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

Light at the end of the tunnel for Skelmersdale railway hopes

Lancashire County Council's Transport Masterplan sets out it's vision for Skelmersdale to become a regional hub

Ormskirk RUFC's before Saturday's game against Moore. Ormskirk were beaten 30-8

Phantom try sums up loss as Ormskirk beaten yet again

Third straight defeat for 'Kirk

Rising Star Anna Hulme, 15, from Ormskirk has been awarded a cash boost to support her sporting dreams as a triathlete.

Ormskirk rising star receives £500 cash boost

Helping hand for promising young triathlete

Councillor calls for recycle powers to be given to West Lancs Council

Cllr Greenall wants to make it easier for people to recycle

NHS staff striking for the first time in 32 years

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Thousands of health workers are walking out from 7am to 11am

Nursery opens in historic Abbeyfield House in Ormskirk

Ruff Lane Day Nursery has been created by Charlotte Thomas

Ormskirk youth minster hopes to raise cash to fix church roof

Mike Price will be running the Gingerbread 10k on Sunday

Hivehaus expands after being granted thousands of pounds

Honeycomb homes appeared on George Clarke's amazing spaces

West Lancashire's first ever Scarecrow Festival

Lydiate mum is hoping to reach her target for a memorial for her daughter

Council Strike

Nurses to walk out over pay for the first time in over 30 years

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Offical picket lines will be in place at Ormskirk and Southport hospitals

Illegal parking causes traffic chaos in Ormskirk

University have vowed to introduce a raft of measures to tackle the situation