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Funding for schemes to tackle domestic violence
West Lancs will be lying the flag for the Merchant Navy on 1 September.
Residents’ rights to speak at Borough Council meetings
Former Top Gear presenter Steve Berry and legendary motor racing commentator Neville Hay will be sharing their expert knowledge with motor racing fans at the 2017 Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 27 August
A fabulous car that was driven by the leading female racing driver of her day will be onshow at the Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 27 August
West Lancashire Borough Council’s CCTV scheme is going from strength to strength with two excellent achievements
Mayoral Engagements for the week commencing 14 August 2017
Residents, organisations and businesses in West Lancashire are urged to give their views on the Borough Council’s proposals for savings, efficiencies and increases in income totalling £310,000 before the surveys close on 3 September
Mayoral engagements for the week commencing Monday 7 August
There is still time for owners of really high-quality cars to enter a really special contest taking place at the Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 27 August.
Motor racing fans are in for a fantastic treat at the Ormskirk Motorfest as a fabulous racing car that won the British Grand Prix in 1957 is coming to the free extravaganza on Sunday 27 August
Residents and organisations in West Lancashire are invited to give their views on proposals for savings, efficiencies and increases in income.
A vibrant collection of works by accomplished artists from across the UK has been brought together for the prestigious Lancashire Open Exhibition at the Chapel Gallery
We are consulting the public on a review of our policy for the licensing of sex establishments
People who need major adaptations to their homes can now apply directly to West Lancashire Borough Council for funding
Come and enjoy a free family fun day at Evermoor Hub on Tuesday 15 August and give your views on what improvements can be made at Digmoor Parade
If you live and work in West Lancashire, the Borough Council wants to hear your views on changes to an important document relating to taxis operating in the area
Mayoral Engagements week commencing 31 July 2017
The Ormskirk MotorFest returns to the town centre on Sunday 27 August and organisers are looking for volunteer marshals to join in the fun and make this wonderful event go smoothly
Some of the most beautiful cars entered into the Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 27 August will compete in a really special contest at the fantastic free motoring extravaganza
West Lancashire residents can learn more about services provided by West Lancashire Community Safety Partnership members (WLCSP) and the voluntary sector at a special event in Skelmersdale
An exciting variety of bands are all part of the great line up for the fantastic free Summer Music Festival in Coronation Park, Ormskirk
A film starring West Lancashire teenagers that warns young people about the dangers of getting involved in gang culture is to be shown in schools all over the County
Aged between five and 12 and want to discover new skills on two wheels? Then ask your parents if you can sign up for the free Bikeability Level 1 course at Coronation Park in Ormskirk on Monday 29 July between 10am and midday
With high streets facing continuing challenges, We are seeking the views of Ormskirk businesses to find out what challenges and opportunities they are having to deal with
A great new website has been launched to help local people and visitors find out more about Ormskirk and the surrounding West Lancashire area
You can help create beautiful mosaics and strange garden beasties in a great line-up of free creative workshops and drop in sessions at the Tree House in Skelmersdale this summer
Music, art, delicious gingerbread and fabulous cars are all on the menu at a series of great summer events in Ormskirk for 2017
Do you want to contribute towards delivering improvements that can benefit the people of West Lancashire?
Have a great day out and see military vehicles at Blaguegate Playing Fields on 22 and 23 July 2017.
The Walking Festival begins on 29 July with a range of walks across the beautiful West Lancs countryside.
Children can take part in exciting activities this summer with the countryside rangers.
West Lancashire residents are reminded that if they want the Council to collect their garden waste, they still have the chance to sign up for the new chargeable collection service.
Dog owners are warned they must comply with laws regarding their pet pooches.
Enjoy the fantastic free Green Fayre at Beacon Country Park on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 July 2017.
Households will soon receive a form asking residents to check electoral register information.
A fantastic line-up of cars will be on show in Ormskirk town centre on Saturday 8 July for a mouthwatering preview of what people are likely to see at one of the biggest free family events in the North West
A convicted burglar who targeted the homes of older people has been banned indefinitely from the built up areas of Aughton and Ormskirk
Mayoral engagements for the week commencing Monday 3 July
July is an action-packed month with many fantastic free family events organised by West Lancashire Borough Council.