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Top marks for Skelmersdale school

Wednesday, 1st July 2015 (PR15/0282)

A Skelmersdale primary school has scooped a prestigious national award.



Leyland St Mary's Continues to Make Progress

Tuesday, 30th June 2015 (PR15/0281)

Staff and pupils at Leyland St Mary's Catholic High School have welcomed the latest Ofsted monitoring report which confirms that the school is making reasonable progress as it works to come out of special measures.



Talk about World War One military hospitals in Lancashire

Tuesday, 30th June 2015 (PR15/0280)

The role of auxiliary military hospitals in Lancashire during World War One will be discussed in Skelmersdale Library.



Preston New Road shale gas application refused

Monday, 29th June 2015 (PR15/0279)

Members of Lancashire County Council's Development Control Committee have voted to refuse the application by oil and gas company Cuadrilla to explore for shale gas at Preston New Road, Little Plumpton by drilling, hydraulically fracking and testing the flow of gas.



Lancashire's textile industry showcased at RHS Flower Show Tatton Park

Monday, 29th June 2015 (PR15/0278)

Visitors to this year's RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park will be able to enjoy a garden designed to showcase the materials that Lancashire's textile industry used to produce cloth.



Flying the flag for Armed Forces Day

Friday, 26th June 2015 (PR15/0277)

A SPECIAL flag is flying from County Hall to mark Armed Forces Day - as part a nationwide recognition event.



Free festival celebrates archaeology in Preston

Friday, 26th June 2015 (PR15/0276)

People with an interest in history are invited to a free Festival of Archaeology event at the Museum of Lancashire on Saturday 18 July.



Shale gas application refused

Thursday, 25th June 2015 (PR15/0275)

Members of Lancashire County Council's Development Control Committee have voted to refuse the application by oil and gas company Cuadrilla to explore for shale gas at Roseacre Wood by drilling, hydraulically fracking and testing the flow of gas.



Temporary closure of Ansdell Library

Thursday, 25th June 2015 (PR15/0274)

Ansdell Library will close for a short time in July to allow a fire alarm system to be installed.



Shale Gas Meeting Deferred Until Monday

Wednesday, 24th June 2015 (PR15/0273)

Members of Lancashire County Council's Development Control Committee have voted to defer consideration of applications relating to a site at Preston New Road, Little Plumpton, until 10am on Monday 29 June 2015.



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