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15 May 2017

New poppy sculptures for Kepple Lane Park

Trustees of Kepple Lane Park and Garstang Youth councillors welcomed local dignitaries for the official unveiling of the new poppy sculptures in the award winning community park.  The new feature was funded by monies raised by the youth council during Oliver Atkinson’s year as youth mayor.  Oliver picked the trust as his chosen cause, and […]

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15 May 2017

Dorchester Road closed 3rd to 7th July 2017

Notification from LCC Click here to see a copy of the signed temporary road closure on Dorchester Road on 03.07.2017 until 07.07.2017 to enable carriageway resurfacing works to take place. The diversion route can be found here. You can also find details of any other planned works via our Highways Bulletin website which links to all planned […]

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15 May 2017

Wyre Council – Local Plan Timetable Update

As you are aware the Council is preparing a new Wyre Local Plan for the period 2011 to 2031. Here is the latest update on the Local Plan progress. Local Development Scheme (LDS) The LDS was amended on the 28 April 2017. It was necessary to revise the timetable and work programme in order to […]

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04 Apr 2017

Notice of casual vacancy in the office of Town Councillor

A vacancy has arisen on the Town Council due to the resignation of Cllr Lynn Harter. The process to fill the vacancy is as follows: Stage 1 The Clerk notifies the Returning Officer at Wyre Council. The Town Council are required to give public notice of the vacancy and display a copy of a notice (prepared by Wyre […]

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09 Mar 2017

Town Council extra-ordinary meeting agenda, 14 March 2017

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01 Mar 2017

Don’t Use You Mobile Phone When Driving – The Message Is Clear

Lancashire Constabulary is supporting a national campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of using a mobile phone behind the wheel and the tough new penalties for those who flout the law. From Wednesday 1 March 2017, new legislation comes into effect that means motorists who are caught using a mobile whilst driving will receive […]

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28 Feb 2017

Visiting or Working in Lancaster?

Lancashire County Council are promoting the new ‘park and ride’ service to anyone who works in Lancaster, or plans on visiting the area. The free parking has also been extended until further notice.   Click here for further information

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27 Feb 2017

Lancashire’s ‘outstanding’ Shared Lives service launches search for new carers

Do you have family or friends who might be interested in becoming a Shared Lives carer? We’re looking for people to join our ‘Outstanding’ Shared Lives service as a carer who could share their home with an adult who needs support? The county council has this week launched a search for people who could offer […]

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23 Feb 2017

Neighbourhood Plan

At their meeting on 20th February 2017, Garstang Town Council unanimously resolved to proceed with the preparation of a Neighbourhood Plan and appoint a working party to comprise town councillors, representatives of local organisations and individuals especially those with experience in the planning field. To get the project off the ground, the Town Council has […]

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21 Feb 2017

Street lighting, update from County Cllr Perkins

LED lanterns are currently being fitted in Garstang and throughout Lancashire to reduce CO2 emissions, energy consumption and associated costs. Part of this saving is made by directing the light output more accurately onto the highway, and subsequently less light encroaches onto adjacent properties. All lanterns are also fitted with variable output control, and the […]

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