Station News

  • 19th October 2014

    Town comes up roses in national floral contest

    Chorley proved it was blooming marvellous when it scooped two awards last night at the Britain In Bloom final. The town was awarded silver in the small city category of the competition, which is run by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). The overall wi  More...

  • 16th October 2014

    Interview with Forster Dean – Car Tax Changes

    This week we had a visit from Alison Ashworth from Forster Dean Solicitors talking about the changes to the road tax legislation and points on your drive license. We also discussed the work Alison does as an Ambassador for Alder Hey Ch  More...

  • 15th October 2014

    Man sentenced to life for murder

      A man has been given a life sentence for the murder of his wife. Mark Dyson, 55, of Harrison Road, Adlington admitted the charge when he appeared at Liverpool Crown Court last month. He was today sentenced to life with a minimum term of 14 years be  More...

  • 15th October 2014

    Interview with New ASDA Chorley

    This week we had a visit from Paul Wilcox (Store Manager) and Danny Cronin (Community Life Champion) from ASDA. We heard about the development and opening of the new store in town. We also heard about the excellent work ASDA do in the community and how th  More...

  • 14th October 2014

    Road closed after objects thrown

    A main road in Chorley was shut for more than three hours after a man started throwing household objects from a window, including a cooker and a television. Police were called at 4am on Tuesday, October 14 to a house in Pall Mall, and closed the surroundi  More...

  • 14th October 2014

    Interview with Chorley Little Theatre 10.10.14

    On Friday 10th October – Ian Robinson from Chorley Little Theatre joined us to talk about the history of Chorley Little Theatre, how Ian became Chairman and up and coming shows. We even discuss Doctor Who and Blue Peter badges! You can listen to t  More...

  • 13th October 2014

    FA Cup draw Chorley FC

    Chorley’s reward for progressing to the fourth qualifying round of the FA Cup is a mouth watering tie against Conference Premier side FC Halifax Town, to be played on Saturday October 25th.

  • 12th October 2014

    Lancashire County Council to Sort Parking Issues

    A councillor is helping solve a dangerous parking issue in a Chorley village. Astley and Buckshaw ward councillor Matthew Lynch is calling on Lancashire County Council to solve the parking problems in Astley Village. Currently motorists are targeting area  More...

  • 9th October 2014

    Chorley’s Main Car Park to Close

    Chorley’s main car park will be fully closed for more than a day next week as improvements to the Flat Iron are finished off. From 5pm next Tuesday, October 14, the car park will close while the entrances are resurfaced. It will remain closed the follow  More...

  • 4th October 2014

    Ambulance Crews in Lancashire to Strike

    Ambulance crews in Lancashire have voted for strike action as part of a national dispute over pay. Members of Unite, the GMB and Unison are staging a four-hour strike next Monday, October 13, between 7am and 11am. It means only 999 calls will be responded  More...