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Ministry blasted over plan for bowls green

Cash stolen by armed robber

Peter Wilson, Deputy Leader of Chorley Council, with Simon and Katie Lewis-Pierpoint, of SDA Architecture, which moved to Chorley from Wigan.

Town tops for employment

Ania Crosby and Sonia Notemem, owner of Boogienites Fancy Dress Shop in Chorley (54519488)

Football club set to bring back the 80s

The sit in protest at Coppull Library had numerous readings (54592755)

Campaigners battle plans of council cuts to library services

Oak Royal Golf and Country Club. Left to right Caroline Downes (Director), Kenny Arnott (Manager), Jonathon Townsend (Lloyds) and  Charles Downes (Owner) (54529998)

Jobs boost from hotel expansion

HUNT: Detectives have issued this CCTV image of a male suspect wanted over a knife-point robbery

CCTV APPEAL: Female shop worker threatened with knife in ‘terrifying’ robbery

SCENE: Bomb disposal experts (PIC: Tina Pheasant)

Package delivered to Cellmark no longer being treated as suspicious after buildings evacuated

The Eaves Lane depot could be purchased by the council (53792632)

Council’s bid to buy bus depot

Weldbank Gargae has been nominated for the award (53777055)

Weldbank is in need of your votes

Hasina Khan meets with David Cameron (53718600)

Prime Minister hears Asian women’s plight

The Holocaust Day commemorations PICTURE: MICK ELLISON

Service recalls victims of war and genocide

Thirlmere Road and the unveiling of the plaque marking 500 new homes

Celebrations as 500th home built

An anti-fracking protest outide County Hall (53775439)

Chorley Council calling on government to let fracking decisions be decided locally

READ IN: The protest will be at Coppull Library on Saturday (53785290)

Group planning protest to protect at-risk library

The Dean of Blackburn Christopher Armstrong (52996052)

Dean Christopher Armstrong moves on after 15 years in charge

Police officer (53138121)

Police hunt man over ‘lewd act’

Holocaust Day to be marked

Lostock-Hall-based Yamba UK which has already benefited from the first round of the Boost Business Lancashire scheme.

Business help service given a £7.8m boost

Free school visits are available at Mart Mere (52984243)

Wildlife park offers free visits for schools in Chorley and South Ribble

Bolton's Porsche dealership

Porsche-loving pensioner duped out of £170,000 dream car wins £35,000 claim against dealership

A new scheme is to be created in Astley Park to help improve the water quality of the River Chor (52946458)

New scheme will improve the water quality of River Chor

Registration is cut for home

The terraced gardens have been granted £3.4M of lottery funds (52999186)

Garden’s future saved by Lottery

How the Rio Olympic Park will look (52930051)

Olympics on centre stage at museum

The trucks have been painted pink (52167487)

Chorley truck firm gets in the pink for charity

Lancashire council leaders (52188443)

Have your say on council shake-up

Chorley Buccaneers  are recruiting players

New players invited to join Buccaneers at rookie camps

Christmas attractions saw thousands of vistors take part (52191694)

Popular events enjoyed by all in Chorley

A member of the team helping out (52199457)

Charity gets £2k to help typhoon clear-up efforts

Cuerden Valley Park

Dog walkers warned as 15 sheep savaged

Tributes paid to chef who starred on TV

The Army helped with flood repairs in Croston (52187247)

Flood funds to assist residents

Yarrow Mill (52206277)

Huge blaze wrecks mill businesses in Chorley

December was the wettest on record

Lancashire witnessed wettest December on record

Chorley Library will be the venue for the careers event

Young people to be given advice at careers event

WRECKED: The scene shortly after the fire was extinguished

UPDATE: Business units at old mill destroyed by fire

Southlands pupil Gaby Locke, 15, with tutor Cheryl Standing

Chorley pupils really are a cut above the rest

Gregson Green

£120k boost for local club and community in village

CHAOS: The road has been impassable and under water for more than 10 days

VIDEO: Thrillseekers enjoy road still under metres of water after floods

An evofit has been released of a suspect

Police release Evo-fit of man in connection with assault

PC Keates, a wildlife officer for Lancashire police

Rural crime costs double, say police

Sharples Davies Limited has been awarded £50,410 by the Lancashire Business Growth Fund

New recruitment base for firm after cash windfall

Wiggins said the Pike was his favourite spot

Cycling star Bradley Wiggins admits his love for Rivington Pike

UNDERWATER: The road has been flooded and impassable for ten days

Fury as flooded Chorley road stays shut

The consultants will advise on strategic decisions due to budget cuts

Councillor: ‘It seems absolutely ridiculous to spend £6.6 million on consultants’

Head teacher Mark Fowle with pupils from the school

Southlands High School in Chorley plans to expand

Chorley Hospital

Parking fees making hospitals £2m a year

VISION: How Chorley’s Youth Zone will look if the plans get the go ahead

Youth hangout in Chorley town centre is an 'inspirational' idea

Pictured at Tuesday’s cheque presentation are What More fundraisers

Christmas draw raises £1,110 for Derian House Children’s Hospice

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