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West Lancashire residents object to huge solar farm plans at Lathom

The solar farm is expected to take four months to build and last around 25 years

Skelmersdale social club earmarked for demolition

Plans for 18 new homes have been sent to West Lancashire Borough Council

LOOK: Crowds of thousands turn out for town's Motorfest

Stunning aerial pictures and amazing video show the success of the fourth annual festival

New tenant moves into Investment Centre

Specsavers take two large suites in Skelmersdale in Council run centre

Herds of alpacas to roam the West Lancashire countryside

West Lancashire Borough Council gives farm plan the green light

Motorfest roars into Ormskirk town centre

Thousands of people are expected to descend on the market town

Call for an Older People’s Minister

Cllr May Blake looking for resident to get involved and sign the petition

Skelmersdale Police plan arms amnesty as Operation Nemesis continues

Officers continue their efforts to disrupt criminal activity in the town

West Lancashire parks keep their Green Flag status

Beacon Country Park and Coronation Park are among the top parks in the UK

Ormskirk high street is heading for revival

High street is showing signs of recovery but isn't out of the woods yet

Detective Inspector determined to rid Skelmersdale of gangs

Several arrests made relating to drugs and assaults under Operation Nemesis

Homes to be built on Ormskirk Hospital site

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Application seeks to demolish exisiting buildings and rennovate area

Netto set to move into former Focus store in Ormskirk

Plans are set to go before council on Thursday night

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