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Young artists see their winning designs on recycling wagons

The winners of a Chorley Council climate change artwork competition have seen their designs come to life on the side of recycling wagons.

Foxcote Play Area in Chorley officially opens after £50,000 refurbishment

A well-loved play area in Astley Village, Chorley officially reopened to the public on Tuesday by Chorley Councillors and local Buckshaw Primary School.

Vital support offered in Chorley for those struggling with rising cost of living

Chorley Together, supporting Chorley residents through the ongoing cost of living crisis.

Car parking changes set for Chorley town centre

A new car park strategy has been approved at a recent Cabinet meeting, which will see changes implemented to parking tariffs in the town centre in 2023.

Chorley Council seeks new powers to protect moorland from fire

Barbeques, fireworks and Chinese lanterns could be banned from the Rivington moorland under new proposals put forward by Chorley Council.

Chorley Live has showstopper return across town centre last weekend!

The award-winning Chorley Live returned a great success in the town centre last weekend, across 35 venues with 280 appearances.

Waste offence prosecution after using company found on Facebook

A Preston resident has been prosecuted by Chorley Council for failing to take reasonable measures to ensure someone he'd hired to remove domestic waste from his property was registered to carry waste.

Tatton Gardens show apartment open for viewings

People will soon be able to have a sneak peek at the show apartment at Chorley's latest extra care development.

11,000 welcomed to Chorley at this year's incredible Chorley Flower Show!

The Chorley Flower Show was back with a bang this year with over 11,000 people in attendance in Astley Park over the three-day show.

Proposals developed for £40m town centre investment

Full council agreed plans to submit a bid to government for a 'once in a generation' opportunity to transform three key sites in Chorley.

Residents to benefit from new play equipment

New play equipment on Tatton Recreation Ground is now open for residents to enjoy.

Chorley Residents' Survey 2021

View results of the latest residents survey

Council investment helps to create new family entertainment facility

A new adventure golf course and driving range at Duxbury Park have been created as a joint venture between Chorley Council, who own the facility, and operators of the site, Parkwood Leisure.

Astley Hall is officially open!

After two years of work to renovate and improve the visitor experience, Astley Hall was officially reopened, during a weekend of celebrations.

New Mayor for Chorley focusing on a healthier community, female empowerment and digital inclusion

Councillor Julia Berry was officially sworn in as Mayor on Tuesday evening at Full Council.

Chorley Council hands over new surgery building to Whittle GP Practice

The new building for Whittle GP Surgery is now complete and has been officially handed over to the GP Practice by Chorley Council.

Chorley Council outlines its commitment to supporting those affected by the Ukraine crisis

Chorley Council has committed to support those affected by the current conflict in Ukraine and have pledged to do all they can to make sure those on the ground can be supported and that those displaced can find refuge.

Chorley scoops Loo of the Year award!

Chorley Markets has proved it is far from bog standard after winning a National award for its toilets.

Thousands of free trees given to Chorley residents

Over 500 residents have received free trees as part of a Chorley Council tree giveaway event.

Council commit to buying land to help biodiversity

It is estimated that around 13,000 trees could be planted on this land, which is approximately 30 acres in size, to increase the woodland coverage within the Borough, while maintaining important grassland and wetland habitats.

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