Tonight's Evening Standard hustings - what you need to know

Will you be watching tonight’s Evening Standard London Mayoral hustings, taking place at 6.30pm?It will be on London Live (Freeview channel 8, Sky channel 117, Virgin channel 159, YouView channel 8) and you can also watch a webcast here.If you’re tweeting during the event, the hashtag is #ESHusti

Job figures show we are delivering greater economic security for families in Chorley

With employment at a record 74.0 per cent, and the majority of the increase in employment over the last year in full-time jobs, recent statistics show that our economic plan is working. It’s creating jobs and growing pay packets for families in Chorley constituency as we continue to move towards the goal of full employment that we committed to in our manifesto.

Building more homes in Britain

New figures show that the number of new homes being registered across the UK is at its highest level since 2007.By working closely with housebuilders, we’re ensuring that they have the skills n

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.