Local News

CONSULTATION - sites suggested for development near you

RESIDENTS ARE URGED to take part in a public consultation on where future development sites should be across Chorley's Labour Borough Council.

The Council are asking for views on the sites they are proposing from the list of suggestions they have received.

Congratulations on Eric Bell's 11,000th day on Chorley Council

CONGRATULATIONS to Councillor Eric Bell. 

He probably doesn't realise, and maybe thinking about heading down to his allotment.

But today marks the 11,000th since Eric was first elected onto Chorley Borough Council, the second longest serving current Borough Councillor. 

First wave of extra Police for Lancashire announced

The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.

Recycle your clean pots, tubs, and trays

Lancashire County Council are making it easier for people to recycle more plastic waste.

In addition to the plastic bottles for liquids which are already collected, from October residents will be able to put clean plastic pots, tubs and trays in their recycling bins.

Reporting pothole campaign launched

A new campaign aims to encourage people to join the fight against potholes by using a quick and easy system to report them on Lancashire County Council's website.