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Local Scouts set to ‘Explore’ the world this summer

The summer holidays are about to get underway and some of our local scouts will be setting off to three continents to represent Ormskirk and District Scouts at some big events. Five Explorer Scouts will be heading off to America to represent West Lancashire at the 24th World Scout Jamboree. This once in a lifetime opportunity will last three weeks

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Have you seen Josie and Phillip, family and friends concerned for their welfare.

Family and friends are concerned for the welfare of a vulnerable adult. Josie Lowe and Phillip Lowe were due to meet someone at 10-10.30am today (Saturday June 15th). They failed to show. Josie (red coat in picture) has dementia and has been reported to Lancashire Police as missing vulnerable person.  If you have any information or have spotted Josie and

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Ormskirk time-hops back to 12th century in Coronation Park

Today will see hundreds of visitors to Coronation Park to see what life was like in the 12th century. They will be transported back in time and will find out what life was like in West Lancashire 900 years ago. 70 members of Historia Normannis have travelled from all over the country to give visitors the chance to experience the

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Police appeal for info after major damage to canal Bridge

Police are requesting assistance to identify the individuals involved in offences of aggravated UTMV ( Unlawful/unauthorised Taking of a Motor Vehicle) and Criminal Damage. The incident occurred at Rimmer’s Bridge, Green’s Lane, near Ormskirk, West Lancashire. Offenders used a stolen JCB from the site to cause the damage shown in the images. It is believed to have occurred between 3.45pm

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Police appeal for help after two stabbed in Skem in broad daylight

Local Police are appealing for information after two men were stabbed in Skelmersdale on Saturday 30th March. Police were called around 12.45pm after two men were found with stab wounds in Southway close to the job centre. It is believed the pair, both in their early 20s, had been attacked near the subway between the CoOp Building and Eskdale. One

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Police release CCTV image of man they wish to identify after robbery in Skem

Detectives investigating a gunpoint robbery in Skelmersdale in November 2018 have released CCTV images of a man they want to identify. Police were called around 8.50pm on November 21 following reports of a robbery at the Food Store in Bearncroft. A man had entered the shop holding a black handgun demanding cash and cigarettes from a shop worker. The offender

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Fancy working for an award-winning independent business in Burscough, six people required.

An award-winning independent business is looking for local talent to join its expanding vibrant team, and is offering attractive rewards including weekend breaks away, discount vouchers, and the potential of having half days on Fridays, to name a few. Established in 2003, Branded Telecoms Ltd represents BT Local Business in the region, supporting businesses across Liverpool, Chester and North Wales

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