Ensuring dignity in retirement

Today, the Basic State Pension increases to £119.30 a week, the biggest real-terms rise in 15 years.Because of our triple lock, we have ensured that the state pension rises every year in line with wages, prices or by 2.5% – whichever is highest.

New eighth County Divison confirmed for Chorley

The Local Boundary Commission for England has confirmned the final boundary arrangements for Lancashire County Council Divisions across Chorley.  Due to population changes across the County, Chorley gets an extra county councillor at the expense of Preston.

Local Elections 2016

In just a few weeks we have a chance to be part of a country that is working towards something greater: a country where our councils are more efficient, our community is safer and those that we love can get on in life.