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19 hrs ago | Chorley Citizen

Chorley claimants given curfews

Margaret Walmsley, 52, of Greenwood, pleaded guilty to dishonestly claiming more than A 5,500 and Ann Wilding, 51, of Buckshaw Hall Close pleaded guilty to claiming A 3,500 in two separate prosecutions.

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22 hrs ago | Chorley Citizen

Daniel enjoying one of his favourite loves, fishing

LOVING tributes have been paid to an 'immensely popular and well known' golfer who died on Sunday after being thrown from his bicycle.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Chorley Guardian

Village is set for new pub

Proposals have been submitted to Chorley Council to build a family pub at the junction of Buckshaw Avenue and Ordnance Road in Buckshaw Village.

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Chorley Guardian

Book brings to life John's time on the music scene

John, 51, of Thirlmere Drive, Withnell, said: "I was just turning 40 and going to be made redundant.

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Related Topix: The Sex Pistols, Punk, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lancashire Evening Post

Motorcyclist dies in Chorley

At around 1.35pm on Saturday April 12, an Audi A6 and a Triumph Daytona 675 collided at the junction of Wigan Lane and Duxbury Hall Road.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Chorley Citizen

A figurative illustrator has seen his work go on display at Chorley's Astley Hall.

Around 40 of Tony Kerins' paintings of the landscapes and industrial heritage of the Chorley area, including Anglezarke Moor, White Coppice and Rivington Pike, will be on show until May 26. Kerins, from Adlington, has also captured people going about their everyday business, giving glimpses of local life over the years.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Chorley Guardian

No tanks! Protest at woodyard takeover

Councillor Ken Ball outside the former E & H Baxendale Ltd premises on Spendmore Lane in Coppull.

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Chorley Guardian

Curfew orders for women

Margaret Walmsley, 52, of Greenwood, Clayton Brook, pleaded guilty to dishonestly claiming over A 5,500 and Ann Wilding, 51, of Buckshaw Hall Close, Astley Village, pleaded guilty to claiming over A 3,500 in two separate prosecutions brought by Chorley Council.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Get Inspired: Joanne Tyrer, Nick Halstead and Lindsay Greenhalgh from CCH

A short story competition for children has been launched by a housing group as part of the What's Your Story, Chorley? event.

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Wigan Today

Police taser and gun use rise

THE amount of tasers fired and officers using firearms among Wigan's police force has increased in recent years according to the latest Government statistics.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Chorley Guardian

Beer festival at the Sir Henry Tate

A Chorley pub will be serving ten beers from around the world alongside beers from the UK during a 17-day festival starting today.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Lancashire Evening Post

Health centre is officially open

The Buckshaw Village Health Centre is a 2,000 square-metre complex, providing health care services for up to 10,000 patients.

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Chorley Guardian

Anger over planned village rehab centre

And they say it represents a double blow to their area following outline plans to build 420 houses on the former Camelot theme park site.

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

Wigan Today

Parents launch drink drive campaign

LOVED ones of a Wigan man who was killed in a drink-drive smash have launched a new safety campaign.

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Wed Mar 19, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Four people taken to hospital after three-car smash in Chorley

All three emergency services were called to Briers Brow just before 8am after a smash involving three cars, a Hyundai Sante Fe 4x4, a silver VW Polo and a black Mini Cooper.

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Chorley Citizen

Have your say on new plan for rehab centre in Charnock Richard

A provider of residential and nursing care is encouraging residents to view its revised plans to build a rehabilitation and therapy centre in Charnock Richard.

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Chorley Guardian

Alan still dreams of Room 3

Long-term hotel guest and construction consultant, Alan Ridley, from Sunderland, stayed at Shaw Hill while he was working on a new building in nearby Buckshaw Village.

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Chorley Guardian

Fury at A49 pothole problem

Community leaders were told by county chiefs that the potholed Wigan Road in Euxton, would be repaired in early March.

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Tue Mar 18, 2014

Chorley Guardian

Determined Steve fought back from his loss of sight

Steve Cross should have been looking forward to hitting the open road when he was learning to drive at the age of 17. He was working as a tailor cutter in the textile industry in Chorley, making jackets for designer firm Burberry, and should have had the world at his feet.

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