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31 May 2020

The NHS Test and Trace service has been launched – Beware of Scams

The service has been introduced to allow the NHS to trace the spread of the virus, isolate new infections and play a vital role in giving early warning if the virus is increasing again, locally or nationally. It is highly likely that scammers will make phone calls, send texts and emails pretending to be from […]


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21 May 2020

Message from the Mayor, Cllr Elizabeth Webster

Firstly, I hope you are all keeping safe and well in these unprecedented times. The council have managed to successfully hold two full council meetings to date and a finance committee meeting via zoom, plus our lengthsman is managing to work safely making sure the town is looking spick and span. Our next Town Council […]


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19 May 2020

Temporary road closure on Garstang Road, Barnacre with Bonds on 15/6/2020 until 28/06/20

LANCASHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL (GARSTANG ROAD, BARNACRE WITH BONDS, WYRE BOROUGH) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC) ORDER 2019 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Lancashire County Council has made an Order under Section 14(1) (a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, the effect of which will be to temporarily prohibit traffic on the roads […]


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19 May 2020

Places of worship and outdoor congregational prayers/gatherings 19/5/2020

The Government’s announcement on 10 May has not altered guidance for places of worship or the position on outdoor congregational prayers, and places of worship should remain closed whilst some elements of the lockdown are eased.  This will be reviewed by the Government in July 2020 at the earliest. In relation to Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations marking […]


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13 May 2020

Recycling Centres to re-open in Lancashire (but Garstang will remain closed)

Lancashire County Council will be reopening most of its recycling centres on Friday 15 May, but people will need to book an appointment before visiting. There will also be other restrictions on how people can use the sites. A booking system is now open, with bookings available online or by calling the council’s customer service centre on […]


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11 May 2020

LCC Trading standards – consumer alerts for May 2020

Please find attached the Consumer Alerts for May 2020.


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07 May 2020

Information on NHS services over the early May bank holiday

Everyone should stay home in line with government guidance. If you or someone you live with has coronavirus symptoms (high temperature and / or a new continuous cough): • Stay at home. • If your symptoms worsen or you feel that you cannot manage at home, please refer to the NHS111 online coronavirus service. • […]


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07 May 2020

Extra support for victims of domestic abuse, Lancashire Police

We want to let you know that we will be responding to domestic abuse reports alongside a trained NHS domestic abuse specialist in Blackpool, Fylde, Wyre, Lancaster and Morecambe, providing additional support to victims. Independent domestic violence advocates (IDVAs) and domestic abuse specialist nurses from Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will be on hand […]


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05 May 2020

New Coronavirus Testing Site in Lancaster

A temporary testing facility for coronavirus has been set up at the Upper St Leonard’s Gate Car Park in central Lancaster. Appointments are required to attend and people must not just turn up. Organised by the Department of Health and Social Care, working with the armed forces, the site can accommodate around 400 people per […]


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05 May 2020

Advertising of 2 Town Councillor vacancies

Following the retirement of Cllrs Perkins and Harter from the Town Council, the Town Council has 2 Cllr vacancies. Following notification from Wyre Council, the 2 vacancies are being advertised, as per the attached notice.. If by 25 May 2020, a request for an election to fill the 2 vacancies is made in writing to […]


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