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Extra 170 homes planned for Euxton

County and Borough Councillor Mark Perks calls on residents to have their say on plans for 170 homes off Pear Tree Lane in Euxton.

Transforming Homes in Britain

For decades, sink estates, and sometimes the people who lived in them, have been seen as something simply to be managed, leading to gangs, and entrenching poverty.

Perks fights plan to open hospital home access

Councillor Mark Perks, who represents Chorley's Astley and Buckshaw Ward, and Lancashire's North Division, is joining residents in objecting to plans to open up access into Astley Village's Edgefield and connecting roads.Plans have been submitted to give road access to Dutch Barn Close which is situated within Chorley Hospital grounds.

English Votes for English Laws: Delivered

In our manifesto, we committed to English Votes for English Laws – and we’ve now delivered it.The Housing Bill was the first piece of legislation to be subject to the new system.It wasn’t fair that

Chorley's Labour Council reveals cost of flower show

Chorley Council has revealed the cost of staging the two-day flower show in Astley Park held in August last year.    Figures published by Chorley Council on their website reveal they spent £123,494 staging the flower show, while a separate freedom of information enquiry shows income totalling just £32,896.