Local News

Prime Minister's message to Chorley

Next week voters across Chorley will go to the polls in the local elections.

These elections are so important as they will shape the decisions that affect the lives of every one of us on a day to day basis.

Chorley Elections 2018 - Conservatives in every ward

Chorley Conservatives are fielding candidates in every ward across the constituency for this years Chorley Council elections being held on Thursday May 3rd.

Adlington and Anderton


Astley and Buckshaw


Brindle and Hoghton

Councillors reject homes plan for Camelot site

Plans to build homes on the former Camelot site in Charnock Richard have been thrown out by Chorley councillors.

Local Conservative borough councillor Paul Leadbetter urged the development control committee to reject the proposals. 

WATCH: Labour telling fibs on free school meals

Today, Parliament will vote on measures to introduce a new eligibility criteria for free school meals and the early years pupil premium, which will mean around 50,000 more children will benefit from a free school meal by 2022.

Lancashire schools are top of the class

According to recent government figures, 91% of schools in Lancashire are rated as good or outstanding.

This means that Lancashire schools are in the top third in the country.

Bid to stop fast food plan for Buckshaw Village

Campaigner Aidy Riggott, who's standing for election in this May's local election, spoke at tonights Chorley Council development control committee with a view to stop the application.