Yarrow INNS Project

Regular conservation volunteers, and pretty much anyone who likes to get into the great outdoors, will be familiar with Himalayan Balsam and its ability to take over vast areas of woodlands and River Banks. Pretty as it pink flowers may be, it is one of a number of unwanted, non-native weeds threatening to take overContinue reading “Yarrow INNS Project”

Road Closure – Roadworks

Lancashire County Council will be performing resurfacing works to Chorley Lane.  The work is currently scheduled for Tuesday 28th June & Wednesday 29th June. (Subject to change). However, please expect Chorley Lane to be closed between Monday 20th June-Friday 29th July. The whole of Chorley Lane will be closed whilst the work is taking place between 7:00am-5:00pm. AnContinue reading “Road Closure – Roadworks”

Story Homes – Camelot Site

On Saturday 25th June Story Homes are holding a workshop at the Old School Community Centre on Charter Lane to discuss the proposed development of the Camelot Theme Park site. The workshop will run from 10am-3pm & lunch will be provided. If you would like to attend please email consultation@storyhomes.co.uk by Monday 20th June to confirm yourContinue reading “Story Homes – Camelot Site”

Balsam Bashing

Borough Councillor Paul Leadbetter has organised a second year of Balsam Bashing along Sharratt’s Path. Himalayan Balsam is an extremely invasive weed & a single plant can spread its seeds 22ft away! Please stop by to help out on Monday 20th June from 18:30 to help out, even if you can only spare 5 minutesContinue reading “Balsam Bashing”