AN amateur boxer who cut off part of a man’s ear during a torture attack in Skelmersdale was jailed for 12 years.
A DRIVER who mounted the pavement and ran over a jogger in Aughton while she was reading a text message has walked free from court.
HALSALL councillor Doreen Stephenson has been nominated to be the new Deputy Mayor of West Lancashire
ORMSKIRK FC is holding an evening with Neville Southall and Kevin Ratcliffe at Goodison Park to raise money for grassroots football.
A NEUROSCIENTIST from West Lancashire met the Queen when she opened the National Centre for Bowel Research.
A WEST Lancashire farmer has said that grey squirrels now pose a serious threat to the countryside.
HUNDREDS of people attended a crime-fighting event at the Concourse shopping centre.
FORMER soldier Mark Minton hopes other veterans will speak out about their emotional problems after he told the Advertiser about the horrors of Helmand.
THIS map shows the top ten crime hotspots in our town.
A SKELMERSDALE dad who witnessed the horrors of war has been left a broken man after completing a tour of duty in Afghanistan.