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Scarisbrick is a village and civil parish in West Lancashire, England. The parish was historically avoided by travellers due to its difficult terrain, which is made up of vast tracts of poorly drained peat marshes and the huge lake of Martin Mere.

Heatons Bridge military extravganza takes place this weekend

Tanks, jeeps and guns will be displayed over October 4 and 5

Delight over plans for two new bus stops in Haskayne

The new stops will make access to the vital public transport links more accessible for residents

Savanah wins Lancashire championship

Savanah wins Lancashire championship

Ex-soldier jailed for bomb hoax at hospital

Traumatised by life in the Army, Samuel McDowall is given a year in prison for threats that led to an evacuation of patients and staff this summer

Local companies come together to raise money for charity

Their 'old codger's triathlon' will return next year

Ormskirk crowned kings of the green

Junior team in close battle to take Championship

Council reveal new CCTV locations in West Lancashire

Burscough, Tarleton, Downholland and Scarisbrick to get new surveillance cameras

Council CCTV catches crooks on camera

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

‘Brick’s learning curve

West Lancs Junior Bowls League update

Ormskirk West Lancs Junior Team

Bowls: Crowning glory for Denning

The second round of Junior matches in the Federation of Crown Green Bowls saw a slightly changed Ormskirk West Lancs team travelling to Thornhill to take on a Rochdale team in three eight-man matches.

£8m scheme announced to improve access on key A570 road

Council plans are a "step in the right direction"

Ormskirk crime figures revealed

Figures for all wards in the borough released following Advertiser investigation

West Lancashire elections countdown

THE countdown has begun to European parliamentary and local elections on Thursday, May 22.

Scarisbrick Hall v Chatsworth

Danny delight as Hall ramp up chase for promotion

Scarisbrick up to third in table

West Lancashire Teens sing their way to area final

Three teenagers through to Teenstar UK

Residents concerned over traveller site possibilities

Worries over plans for a single West Lancashire site along M58 corridor

Military Vehicle Weekend at the Heatons Bridge Inn in Scarisbrick in 2012

Tanks roll into Heatons Bridge

The tanks will be rolling in for the Military Vehicle Weekend in Scarisbrick

Proposed site for travellers on White Moss Road South, Skelmersdale

Traveller sites planned for West Lancashire

Locations in Banks, Scarisbrick and Skelmersdale have all been proposed as preferred options

Scarisbrick Hall School introduces share scheme for investors

School prepares to expand and plans to raise funds for refurbishment by offering shares

West Lancashire Borough Council announce budget plans

West Lancashire Borough Council agrees budget plans at meeting