Monthly Archives: May 2018

Local restaurant reveals place in top 100 in UK, and it’s a big surprise!

A restaurant in Aughton has recently revealed were they have been listed in the 2018 SquareMeal Top 100. A place on the list is a major achievement for a restaurant. The top spot this year has gone to Casamia, Bristol but the North West came in second with L’Enclume, Cartmel. Local restaurant Moor Hall managed to get to number 26

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Crash in Burscough causes road closure and gridlock

The A59 has been closed between Red Cat Lane and Orrell Lane in Burscough after a crash involving a motorbike and a van. The crash near the Tesco roundabout happened at around 11am. An air ambulance was sent to the scene but thankfully was not needed as the biker was taken by ambulance to Aintree Hospital Lancashire Police are urging drivers to

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Going for Gold! All the way to the Palace

Buckingham Palace played host to the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Presentations on Thursday 17th May 2018. The beautiful setting of the palace gardens saw thousands of young people gathered to collect their Gold Award certificates. Greeted by bands playing music, the thirty-six groups of fifty students, were each allocated a royal personage, The Earl & Countess of Wessex and

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Smokers warned to not use cigarette bins in Lancs pub

People wanting to have a smoke in a pub in Lancashire will have to find somewhere else to stub out their cigarettes. The Scotch Piper pub, which is the oldest pub in Lancashire, has yearly visitors to one of its cigarette bins. Staff have put signs up in preparation of the birds reading “STOP!! lil birds inside”. The cigarette bin

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Check out the new look speed camera vans for Lancs roads

Lancashire Constabulary have introduced new liveried high visibility vehicles, which will play a key role in reducing road traffic collisions and injuries on the county’s roads. Eight vehicles will monitor accident hotspots, routes and roads identified by members of the public to detect speeding, seat belt offences, mobile phone use and drivers not fully in control of their vehicles. Supt

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Moor Hall makes top 100 restaurants in UK

It has been announce that Moor Hall has been voted as one of the top 100 restaurants in the UK at The Estrella Damm National Restaurant Awards 2018. The Awards are the result of the votes of more than 150 industry experts, spread across all regions of the UK, comprising top chefs, restaurateurs, food writers, critics and other food experts

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