Local Plan Drop-In Event

Meet your local plan officers face-to-face at a drop-in events being held at Charnock Richard Scout Hut on Wednesday 15th January 2020 between 10am-12pm.
They will be on hand to give survey guidance, explain submission maps and help you share your opinions on what matters in the area. The session will be attended by at least one member of the planning policy team for Chorley, as well as a member of the Central Lancashire team.

For more information visit: https://centrallocalplan.lancashire.gov.uk/

Chorley Probus Club

Chorley Probus Club is a social club for retired people looking for something to fill their time, meet new friends and enjoy a chat over a cuppa.

They meet every 2 weeks in an informal setting at St Georges Club Church Institute, Trinity Rd, Chorley, PR7 2DN. On the 1st and 3rd Wednesday each month.

Activities are varied based on member requests, so you can be sure of a mixture of interesting events.
They hold informative talks which have previously included the Lightoller of the Titanic (A son of Chorley) and Bloodbikes (Enjoying a Motor Bike whilst helping the community).
Factory visits have also been held which have included Heysham Nuclear Power Station, Airbus, and Amazon.
Social activities have included sailing on the Bridgewater canal whilst enjoying a 1st class lunch.

If you, or someone you know, would be interested in becoming a member please contact Club secretary,
Mr. Keith Woan on 01257 278759 or email k.woan192@btinternet.com.

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Lancashire SAFE Centre

This year the Parish Council will be supporting the Lancashire SAFE (Sexual Assault Forensic Examination) Centre which provides forensic examinations, advice and comprehensive support services for women, men and children of all ages who make a complaint of rape or sexual assault.
 
We are asking for donations of new underwear for all ages
to provide people with dignity and comfort during their recovery process. If you would like to provide a donation please leave them with any Parish Councillor who will bring them to the next meeting. You may also drop donations in at the meeting on Monday 6th January 2020.
More information can be found on their website at: https://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk/safe-centre/
The Safe Centre at Royal Preston Hospital

Road Closure – Spendmore Lane Jan/Feb 2020

Network Rail will be carrying out bridge strike sign works on Spendmore Lane, Coppull at the railway bridge travelling in both directions .

The stretch of road will be closed between 10pm until 5:30am on Thursday 30th January 2020  until Saturday 1st February 2020.

An alternative route for vehicular traffic affected by the closure is via Spendmore Lane – Chapel Lane – Coppull Moor Lane – A49 Preston Road – Spendmore Lane and vice versa.

Traffic Order
Diversion 

Roadworks – M6 Motorway Junctions 24-29

Resurfacing works will be taking place on the M6 Motorway  between Junctions 24-29 from Wednesday 1st May 2019 until Saturday 30 November 2019 or ending upon completion of the works.

The work will affect the northbound & southbound carriageways & slip roads overnight between 20:00/21:00 hours and 05:00 hours. The works will continue until 07:00 hours on Saturday and Sunday mornings.

Please view the official Traffic Order below for further details.

M6 Highways England Traffic Order 2019

 

Road Closure – Chorley Lane – May/June

Essential repair works are to be carried out on Chorley Lane, Charnock Richard at the railway bridge travelling in both directions .

The stretch of road will be closed all day on Monday 27th May 2019 up until Sunday 2nd June 2019 .

An alternative route for vehicular traffic affected by the closure is via Chorley Lane – Church Lane – Charter Lane – Chorley Lane and vice versa.

Road Closure – Chorley Lane – May

Essential repair works are to be carried out on Chorley Lane, Charnock Richard at the railway bridge travelling in both directions .

The stretch of road will be closed all day on Monday 13th May 2019 up until Sunday 19th May 2019 .

An alternative route for vehicular traffic affected by the closure is via Chorley Lane – Church Lane – Charter Lane – Chorley Lane and vice versa.

Roadworks – Church Lane

Essential brickwork repair works are to be carried out Church Lane, Charnock Richard at the railway bridge travelling in both directions for approximately 10 metres. Please view the official traffic order below:

TTRO-08 (1)

The stretch of road will be closed on Saturday evenings until Sunday
morning between  10:00pm-6:00am on the following dates or until completion of the works within this period.

  • Saturday 4th May 2019 until Sunday 5th May 2019
  • Saturday 11th May 2019 until Sunday 12th May 2019
  • Saturday 18th May 2019 until Sunday 19th May 2019
  • Saturday 25th May 2019 until Sunday 26th May 2019
  • Saturday 1st June 2019 until Sunday 2nd June 2019
  • Saturday 8th June 2019 until Sunday 9th June 2019

An alternative route for vehicular traffic affected by the closure is via Church Lane – Charter Lane – Chorley Lane – Church Lane:-

Church Lane Diversion

Roadworks

Carriageway works to be carried out on Carr House Lane, Wrightington and Mill Lane, Charnock Richard from Wood Lane, Wrightington to Park Hall Road, Charnock Richard.
Please view the official traffic order below:

TTRO-02

The stretches of road will be closed between  8:00am-5:00pm between Thursday 25th April and Friday 26th April, or until completion of the works within this period.  Access will be maintained whenever and wherever possible.

An alternative route for vehicular traffic affected by the closure is via Wood Lane – Park Hall Road:-

Carr House Lane diversion

Roadworks

Surface dressing patching works are to be carried out in Coppull on New Road & Coppull Road. Please view the official traffic order below:

TTRO-02

The stretch of road will be closed between  9:30am-3pm between  Tuesday 19th March to Wednesday 20th March or until completion of the works within this period.  Access will be maintained whenever and wherever possible, including for school buses.

An alternative route for vehicular traffic affected by the closure is via:-

New Road diversion