Alex court was awarded his licence on his 17th birthday
Figures for all wards in the borough released following Advertiser investigation
West Lancashire Borough Council agrees budget plans at meeting
THE Environment Agency has hit back over claims made by Cllr Martin Forshaw in last week’s Advertiser regarding the Alt Crossens catchment.
BUDGET cuts to the Environment Agency have led to flooding fears for West Lancashire as the organisation now has less money to spend on land drainage.
A POST office is set for a major overhaul in the new year with plans for an open-plan style branch and longer opening hours being put into action.
DRUGS were seized by Skelmersdale police as part of a crackdown on drug dealing in the area.
THIRTEEN people were arrested last week as part of an investigation into drug supply across Lancashire and the rest of the UK.
FAMILY-RUN Brick Kiln Farm celebrated the second birthday of their successful crisp manufacturing business this month.
A BURSCOUGH-BASED craftsman is offering workshops in traditional stained glass making.
FORMER Coronation Street star Andrew Lancel has asked for time to spend with his family after being cleared of sex offences.
RUFFORD Cricket Club’s title challenge continued on Saturday as they hosted a Chorley St James side full of confidence after beating high-fliers Hindley St Peter’s last week.
RUFFORD started the day as Premier Division leaders, but they had a tough task ahead of them in Hindley St Peter’s if they wanted to extend their stay at the league summit.
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THREE friends from Mawdesley have cycled more than 120 miles to help raise funds for their local church.
A RUFFORD CC side looking to extend their unbeaten start faced a tough test at Dalton.
TWO people have been taken to hospital after a boat house caught fire in Rufford.
RUFFORD were looking to extend their emphatic start to the season against local rivals Tarleton.
RUFFORD’S second fixture of the season saw them travel to Southport Trinity, a side hoping for a positive response after their opening week’s draw to newcomers Hindley St Peter’s.