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The whole family can get in pole position to enjoy a great day out at one of the biggest free events in the North West as the Ormskirk MotorFest comes to town on Sunday 26 August
Legendary spy James Bond has driven Aston Martins on screen for more than 50 years. One of the latest models, adorned in Red Bull Racing livery celebrating the company's sponsorship of this successful Formula 1 team, is coming to the Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 26 August
Mayoral engagements for the week commencing Monday 20 August 2018
West Lancashire Borough Council wants you to contribute towards delivering improvements that can benefit the residents of West Lancashire
Some of the most beautiful cars that will be on display at the Ormskirk MotorFest on Sunday 26 August will take part in a fantastic competition to really add something special to the event
Now is the time for you to nominate your local sporting heroes for a prestigious accolade
Gambling establishments and people living in West Lancashire are being asked for their views on the Council’s revised policy for licensing gambling premises across the Borough
Local residents have received important voter registration information about the annual canvass
Mayoral engagements for the week commencing Monday 13 August
Looking for something different to do this summer? Then join in the free fun at the Chapel Gallery where there is something for everyone to enjoy
The Ormskirk MotorFest returns on Sunday 26 August and organisers are looking for volunteer marshals to join in the fun and help make this wonderful event go smoothly
Following the great success of the Gingerbread Festival this summer representatives from West Lancashire Borough Council, who have been busy organising this year's annual Christmas Light Switch On, are celebrating a win for their plans
West Lancashire residents in six locations across the borough are being encouraged to get involved in community action days right on their doorstep.
The prestigious Lancashire Open Exhibition has been unveiled to the public. Over 350 artworks were considered for selection, submitted by artists from across the UK, with 203 now exhibited for members of the public to enjoy.
Mayoral engagement form week commencing Monday 30 July 2018
A crucial piece of the development jigsaw has been put in place for the major town centre regeneration scheme planned for Skelmersdale Town Centre
FREE COUNTRYSIDE EVENT
Mayoral engagement form week commencing Monday 23 July 2018
The Council is pressing ahead with plans to change from boxes to bins for the collection of plastic bottles, glass and cans and cardboard and paper to make its collection rounds more efficient and improve the environmental quality of the Borough.
Mayoral engagement form week commencing Monday 16 July 2018
Ormskirk's third Gingerbread Festival is set to be an appetising start to a summer of fun.
Mayoral engagement form week commencing Monday 9 July 2018
Safety information and guidance on the moorland fires at Winter Hill
Are you a business who wants to connect with fellow business leaders, reap the benefits of helping to promote the area and connect with those organisations who are here to support business development and growth? Then the Skelmersdale Ambassadors Network is for you!
West Lancashire Borough Council is joining a national campaign encouraging people to remember the victims of the genocide in Srebrenica.
Residents living in West Lancashire Borough Council’s Knowsley Ward are being reminded on how they can vote to elect a new Councillor at the By-Election on Thursday 26 July 2018.