Local News

Plea for common sense parking

A Chorley County Councillor has called for common sense and respect for the safety of others to people parking their cars irresponsibly near schools or where there are parking restrictions in place – after continued problems in the villages he represents and elsewhere. 

Morris dancing arrives in Chorley Village

On recent summers Thursday evening, drivers and walkers on Bolton Road in Abbey Village will have been taking a double look as over 20 Morris Dancers with a twist filled the car park of the Hare and Hounds and performed for crowds for over two hours. 

Best of Chorley on display at Brindle Village show

County Councillor Andrew Snowden has praised Brindle Village Show for another fantastic year. The show, which took place on 1st September 2018 at Brindle Community Hall, attracted entrants from across the Chorley area in a range of categories covering arts, crafts, baking and growing. 

HGV frustrations for villagers

Buckshaw Village have again experienced HGV vehicles getting themselves stuck while trying to take shortcuts through the village. This is inspire of signs having been recently erected, making it quite clear that there is no HGV access. County Councillor Aidy Riggott commented: