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Parties in West Lancashire are determined to increase turn-out

Frustration as voting figures dip under 40%

Unchartered waters for new hung West Lancashire Council

Labour and Tories have 27 seats each with turn-out down

Parbold By-election takes place

THE Parbold by-election is taking place today.

County Council Results

Ormskirk West: Lab, Nikki Hennessy (elected), 1,434; Cons, Robert Bailey, 1,116; UKIP, John Roughley, 450; Green, Maurice George, 138; Lib Dem, Peter Banks, 128.

County Council Results

Ormskirk West: Lab, Nikki Hennessy (elected), 1,434; Cons, Robert Bailey, 1,116; UKIP, John Roughley, 450; Green, Maurice George, 138; Lib Dem, Peter Banks, 128.

Fracking question time event with northern parish county council candidates to be held in Tarleton

A ‘QUESTION Time’ event to allow residents to speak to northern parish county council candidates on their views about fracking is being held in Tarleton.

West Lancs voters go to polls in council elections

VOTERS in West Lancs go to the polls today for this year’s council elections – with a number of seats set to be hotly contested.

Skelmersdale voters to go to polls in by election

POLTICAL heavyweights visited Skelmersdale in the run up to today’s West Lancashire Council elections.

Candidates line up for West Lancashire Council by elections in Skelmersdale

CANDIDATES are lining up for two West Lancashire Council by elections in Skelmersdale.

Letters to the Editor

Comrades Club needs to change

West Lancashire election general candidates to face voters on the hustings

CANDIDATES in the West Lancashire parliamentary election faced a series of questions from voters at hustings events in Ormskirk and Skelmersdale.

West Lancashire Labour candidate Rosie Cooper on regeneration and the future of West Lancashire

THE Advertiser’s election charter was part of our drive to get people involved in the issues of this election.

Election 2010: West Lancashire candidates to face voters on the hustings

AS THE General Election campaign reaches its climax voters have two chances to quiz all the candidates looking to be elected to represent West Lancashire on May 6.

Election 2010: Read what your local candidates in West Lancashire have to say about crime

THE Advertiser’s election charter is part of our drive to get people involved in the issues of this election.

General Election 2010 date announced - so who will be first past the post in West Lancs?

THE day everyone has been waiting for came on Tuesday with the announcement of the date for the general election.

Conservatives win in Lancashire after 28 years of Labour rule

LABOUR faced a disappointing time in the polls as the Conservatives were voted into power in the Lancashire county elections last week.

Lessons to be learned after 1,618 West Lancs voters turn to the BNP

POLITICS was handed an urgent wake-up call in the European elections as 1,618 West Lancs voters turned to the British National Party.

Skelmersdale councillor Bob Pendleton is defeated as Labour suffer in Lancashire polls

LABOUR faced a disappointing time in the polls today (Friday), losing two seats in West Lancashire in the county council elections.

Skelmersdale councillor Bob Pendleton is defeated as Labour suffer in Lancashire polls

LABOUR faced a disappointing time in the polls today (Friday), losing two seats in West Lancashire in the county council elections.

Big hitters rally the troops

ELECTIONS 2009REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MAJOR PARTIES MEET WEST LANCS VOTERS