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03 Jun 2019

Proceeds Of Crime To Help Tackle Local Concerns

I am delighted to be relaunching my Community Action Fund, with £150,000 of funding recovered from criminals being made available to reinvest into our neighbourhoods throughout Lancashire. Since I first established the fund in 2013, grants have been provided to 236 projects and 2018/19 was our biggest year yet, with over £110,000 going into communities […]


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03 Jun 2019

Have You Thought About Volunteering?

We have a number of volunteering opportunities available in your area – – Community Support – Do you have an hour a week to spare to become a befriender for a vulnerable person in need in your local community? – Homes for Older People in Lancaster & Morecambe are looking for support with –Baking, Pamper & Beauty, […]


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03 Jun 2019

Off road Bikes

The police are receiving many reports relating to off-road bikes that have been causing a nuisance. The local police and local partner agencies are determined to tackle this problem in order to improve the quality of life and safety of local residents. If you have any issues with off road bikers in your local area […]


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25 May 2019

Launch of James Dodding Memorial Award – Invitation goes out to young poets in Garstang area.

An annual award for young poets in the Garstang area has been launched as a tribute to one of the town’s best known teachers of drama and poetry. Professor James Dodding, who tutored generations of actors on both sides of the Atlantic, died in March last year. One of his lasting legacies locally was his […]


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22 May 2019

Mad about the musicals starring Michael Courtney comes to Marine Hall this June

Taking place on Friday 28th June at 7.30pm this all-star singing and dancing show is not to be missed! “It’s Everything You Ever Want” – the critically-acclaimed Mad about the Musicals is back on a major UK tour this spring.  Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London’s theatre land to the […]


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22 May 2019

Roy Orbison & the Traveling Wilburys Experience

The Show the World Has Been Waiting For – Roy Orbison & the Traveling Wilburys Experience!  Taking place on Friday 21 June at Marine Hall in Fleetwood at 7.30pm and the bar opens at 6.30pm. The Big O & the Wilburys show is back – bigger and better than ever! Come and celebrate with the […]


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22 May 2019

Get out and about this half term

With summer fast approaching, Wyre Council has put together a host of family friendly activities to keep everyone entertained this half term. Come to Memorial Park Fleetwood and try your hand at circus skills on Saturday 25 May from 1pm-4pm. There’ll be lots of fun equipment and you can learn to use unicycles, stilts, balance […]


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22 May 2019

Sporting star Katie wins Sheraton Trophy

Wyre’s outgoing Mayor, Councillor Marge Anderton, has chosen her Sheraton Trophy winner as well welcomed the new Mayor for 2019-2020. Katie Ramsbottom, 13, from Fleetwood, has received the prestigious Sheraton Trophy for her sporting triumphs and achievements against the odds. Katie lost her father to cancer 15 months ago and has been a tower of […]


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22 May 2019

Garstang & District Children’s Festival 27th May

Crowning of the Festival Queen at the Market Cross followed by the procession round the Town. Evening procession 6.00 pm Moss lane Activities from 1.00 pm through to 7.30 pm


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17 May 2019

LABC awards for two Wyre contractors

Two local construction companies have been highly commended at the LABC Building Excellence Awards for a building project in Wyre. The commendations were awarded to K Wood Builders and R English Joinery and Construction Limited, for the best individual new home category. LABC (Local Authority Building Control) represents all local authority building control teams in […]


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