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Huge solar farm planned for Aughton greenbelt land

Plans submitted to West Lancashire Borough Council by Hive Energy

Motorfest organisers gear up for this year's extravaganza

MotorFest takes place on Sunday August 24

Council reveal new CCTV locations in West Lancashire

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

Travellers park up on Aughton fields

Caravans arrived on Sunday evening to the dismay of residents

Plans for Ropers Arms pub is "putting business at risk"

Backlash against plans for a Co-op at community pub

Council CCTV catches crooks on camera

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

Council will fight landfill expansion

Thousands of pounds are to be used to stop compulsory purchase

Hundreds of homes planned for Hesketh Bank

275 homes are proposed for the former Alty's Brickworks

Thousands of pest control call-outs made in West Lancashire

Rats, mice and wasps pose the biggest problem

Whitemoss protesters plea for decision to be made locally

People are encouraged to write letters to MP Rosie Cooper

Unchartered waters for new hung West Lancashire Council

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

Student homes passed for Ormskirk town centre

Buildings in Moor Street and St Helen's Road to be converted into student accommodation

Aughton pub undergoes licensing review

Neighbours of the Town Green Inn have suffered for years

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

Council plans are a "step in the right direction"

Councillors decide on student homes plan

Homes for 11 students are due to be passed

Break-ins threaten Skelmersdale businesses future

Around £250,000 has been stolen from Innox Trading Ltd in three weeks

West Lancashire Borough Council evict rent dodger

Trevor Bowden also bypassed electricity meter

Skelmersdale crime figures revealed

Figures for all wards in the borough released following Advertiser investigation

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.