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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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Can you help? Police release CCTV of suspect in attempted burglary of local pub

Police have released two CCTV images of a suspect they would like to speak to after an attempted burglary at the newly reopened Bull & Dog public house on Liverpool Road South in Burscough. The suspect was captured on CCTV between 6.40 – 6.50am on Tuesday 8th May. The man was attempting to steal items from out buildings but was

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Police appeal for witnesses after crash in Skelmersdale

Skelmersdale Police are appealing for information after a motorbike rider suffered serious injuries in a crash in Skelmersdale. The 43 year old man, from Skelmersdale, was riding his Kawasaki ZX900cc on Gillibrands Road at about 12.45pm today (Saturday, May 12th) when he lost control of the vehicle and fell off. The man suffered multiple fractures and was taken by ambulance

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Police statement on death of teeanger in Parbold barn fire.

An inquest into the death of teenager Louis Simpson who died after a fire at a barn in Parbold last year has ruled that he died as a result of misadventure. Detective Chief Inspector Geoff Hurst said: “First and foremost my thoughts remain with Louis’ family and friends. His death was a tragedy for them and a sad loss to

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Police want to speak to Aughton man about serious assault.

Lancashire Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to following a serious assault on Southport Road in Ormskirk on 28th April. The incident happened at around 2.45am and two men had to be taken to hospital to be treated for stab wounds. John James Jones of Ennerdale Drive, is 6ft 1 and of heavy build

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This is why part of Ormskirk was cordoned off

Drivers found part of Ormskirk covered in police tape on Saturday morning. Roads around the Civic Centre were closed as police started their investigations. A Lancashire Police spokesperson said : “We were called at 02:45 hours on Saturday 28th April to reports of an assault‎ outside the Horse Shoe Inn on Southport Road, Ormskirk. “Two men – one is his

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Police close off part of Ormskirk town centre

Drivers are being diverted away from County Road in Ormskirk on Saturday morning due to a large cordon around the Civic Centre. Drivers are not able to travel up Southport Road from the junction at the five ways, the junction of A570 and Derby St West and also part of Hants Lane due to a yet unknown incident overnight. Police

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