Local News

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.

Will you be better off in April?

When the new tax year starts in April, changes in the tax system will put more money in the pockets of Chorley residents and help people keep more of your wages.

New ward boundaries announced across Chorley Borough

After an extensive consultation, new ward boundaries have today been announced, with every ward having three councillors each.

Elections for all the new wards will now take place on 7th May 2020.