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21 Mar 2019

Waste and recycling contract agreed for Veolia and Wyre Council

Wyre Council has chosen to extend its award winning waste and recycling partnership with Veolia until 2028. Together the partnership will work on further improving rates of recycling across the borough and continue to deliver the exceptional level of service which has come to be expected for Wyre residents. An initial contract between Veolia and […]


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21 Mar 2019

Make a change become a Town Councillor

As a councillor representing your community you will keep it a great place to work and live. You will be supported in your role and will be expected to undertake training. You should be comfortable working electronically. You should have a positive outlook and a can-do attitude and be willing to work as part of […]


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20 Mar 2019

Garstang Town Council Awards

Nominations are now open for the Town Council Awards. Please vote. It’s really easy to do by clicking the link below below The categories are: – Sports Team of the Year – Community Team of the Year – Business in the Community – Good Citizen of the Year – Junior Citizen of the Year (4-11 yrs) […]


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14 Mar 2019

Scam Warning – Fake TV Licensing Emails

An ongoing TV Licensing phishing campaign, first identified by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) in September 2018, continues to be reported to Action Fraud in high numbers. Fraudsters are sending the public fake TV Licensing emails that are designed to steal their personal and financial information. Since April 2018, Action Fraud has received over […]


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14 Mar 2019

Booking now open for Garstang Walking Festival

Springtime is just around the corner which means it is almost time for Garstang Walking Festival and the programme for this year’s event is out now! Taking place from Saturday 4 to Sunday 12 May, the festival is now in its 15th year and the team at the Visit Garstang centre is ready to take your […]


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14 Mar 2019

Make a change, become a local councillor

Garstang Town Council is calling on residents passionate about their community to stand in the local elections in 2019. What do councillors do? Councillors are the champions of their community and give residents a voice on the decisions the council makes. Becoming a councillor will allow you to make a real difference in your community […]


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13 Mar 2019

Win up to £5,000 for your community project!

Calor launches £70,000 rural funding scheme The Calor Rural Community Fund has returned for 2019, bigger and better than before! Home energy provider, Calor, is offering deserving community projects the chance to win a total of 21 grants, with prize pots ranging from £1,000 to £5,000. Rural communities off the mains gas grid can now submit their projects for […]


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12 Mar 2019

Reception refurbishment works to Garstang swimming pool, Oak road, Garstang.

To approve building works to enable the reception refurbishment works to Garstang swimming pool Decision type: Non-key Decision status: For Determination Wards affected: Garstang; Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/03/2019 Decision due: 21 Mar 2019 by Portfolio Holder Decisions Lead member: Alan Vincent, Deputy Leader and Resources Portfolio Holder alan.vincent@wyre.gov.uk Lead director: Service Director Performance and Innovation Contact: Daniel Long, Building Surveyor […]


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12 Mar 2019

Wyre’s budget is approved for the year ahead

Wyre Council has decided to follow the government’s lead, raising council tax by £5.80 a year on a Band D home, an increase of just over 11p per week. Wyre’s budget and council tax for the year ahead were approved at a meeting of Full Council on Thursday 7 March. Councillor David Henderson, Leader of […]


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12 Mar 2019

New car park charges introduced for Wyre

Following a survey with residents about car parks in the borough, Wyre Council has introduced new charges for its car parks, many of which have reduced in price. A common theme throughout the survey responses was that people often wanted to call in to a shop for a short time and didn’t want to have […]


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