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Latest news and information for Chorley Town Centre, a growing and vibrant market town to the south of Preston on the A6 and M61.

Saree-Speak event saw over 100 women coming together to celebrate traditional dress

There was a fashion show at the event in Chorley. Pic: Barkha Rani An event, held in Chorley, saw more than 100 Asian women coming together to celebrate the saree. The Saree-Speak is part of a worldwide movement started by Vini Tondon in […]

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Chorley Flower Show returns with new attractions and activities for all the family

Day two of the 2023 Chorley Flower Show at Astley Park Pic: Paul Heyes The Chorley Flower Show returns next month with brand new attractions and activities fresh for 2024. The award-winning event in Astley Park will take place on Friday 26 to Sunday 28 July. There […]

2 weeks ago
Mystery in Chorley as loud bangs trigger concern

Buchanan Street, Chorley A report of suspicious activity and a ‘bang’ noise have triggered concern in Chorley. Lancashire Constabulary received a call on Friday (31 May) evening after 11pm reporting suspicious activity on […]

3 weeks ago
D-Day events in Preston, South Ribble and Chorley to mark 80th anniversary

To mark the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings, a series of events are being hosted across Preston, South Ribble and Chorley. Thursday 6 June marks the day which was […]

3 weeks ago
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Lancashire Mind to host first-ever volunteers fair

Gemma Brennan, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator at Lancashire Mind. Pic: Lancashire Mind Lancashire Mind, a mental health charity based in Chorley, is celebrating National Volunteers Week with its first-ever volunteers fair. The fair, to be hosted on 5 June at Primrose Gardens […]

3 weeks ago
Chorley shop blatantly and repeatedly sold vapes to kids

A stock image of vapes and liquids The owner of a Chorley vape shop has been fined and ordered to carry out 150 hours’ unpaid community work after admitting selling to kids and stocking illegal products. Umar […]

4 weeks ago
Band bringing folk music from their Newfoundland home to Preston and Chorley

Rum Ragged Pic: Jeff Miller and Charlie Benoit A band from the eastern Canadian island of Newfoundland are set to play gigs in Preston and Chorley. Rum Ragged are said to take a bold approach to the distinct […]

4 weeks ago
Men’s mental health football team looks for new training ground

The team support each other with mental health issues. A men’s mental health football team, based in Preston and Chorley, are looking for a new place to train during the Summer. Old Knackers FC, known as ‘OKFC’, are a […]

4 weeks ago
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