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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.

Park performances return for summer 2022

Theatre in the park is back with two fantastic performances announced for this summer.

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.

Youth Debate in Council Chamber, Chaired by Speaker of the House of Commons

Chorley High Schools were invited by the Mayor of Chorley to bring pupils to the Council Chamber, giving them a platform to voice their views on climate change

Chorley Council joins UK100, pledging bold action to tackle climate change

The Leader of Chorley Council has joined a network of local government leaders in the UK by signing a pledge to deliver ambitious local climate action.

Chorley's Carbon Neutral Pioneers

Pupils at a Chorley Primary School welcomed some special visitors this week to see first-hand their impressive measures to tackle climate change.

New sports facility for Chorley opened by Sir Lindsay Hoyle MP

West Way Sports Hub in Chorley has been officially opened by Rt Hon Sir Lindsay Hoyle MP, Speaker of the House of Commons.

Roadside verges across Chorley are helping to boost biodiversity

Wildlife Corridors, usually situated in verges of main thoroughfares, are playing a vital role in preserving and improving biodiversity across the borough.

State of the art £11 million business and industrial hub set for Alker Lane, Euxton

Businesses looking to relocate or set-up in Chorley are being asked to get in touch to speak with the team about premises options in a new 75,650 sqft scheme in Alker Lane, Euxton.

Making it happen in Chorley

The last couple of years have been challenging as a result of the pandemic and everyone's efforts in embracing what we are doing and supporting each other in their local communities has been an important part of us being able to recover better than many other places across the country.

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