Monthly Archives: April 2017

Pedicures with a Difference

After months in socks and boots, it is almost time to bring your feet out of hibernation, ready to embrace the warm summer days in flip flops and sandals – but are your feet healthy and ready to be seen by all? A ‘medical’ pedicure is the perfect way to start your journey towards healthy […]

Chipping Steam Fair 27th – 29th May 2017

Can it really nearly be May again and time for another Chipping Steam Fair?! What a year we had last year with the sun shining and everything running like clockwork, thanks to all the volunteers who spend all year preparing for our three day extravaganza. Someone compared the 2016 show to a well oiled machine…which […]

Dog Fouling

Dog mess is probably the most unacceptable and offensive type of litter on our streets. It is not only deeply unpleasant, it can be dangerous. Contact with dog excrement can cause toxocariasis – a nasty infection that can lead to dizziness, nausea, asthma and in very rare cases blindness. To report a dog fouling problem go to: […]


Help Save Our Sewers and Seas

If you want to help reduce the amount of plastic entering our seas, rivers and oceans, save yourself costly drainage maintenance fees and contribute to stopping the formation of...

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Lancashire County Council Safe Trader Scheme

The Safe Trader Scheme is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year. The Scheme is operated by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards Service to assist residents of Lancashire to...

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Water Works – Why we should all drink more water

Ask most people how much fluid they are supposed to drink in a day, and they will reply "Eight glasses of water." This number has seeped into the public consciousness over the past couple...

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