Station News

  • 4th October 2014

    Astley Park play area plans are announced

    Plans for a new themed  play area’ in Astley Park have been approved by Chorley Council. Work will begin in the next few months to extend and improve the play facilities at the popular park, creating a destination play space with sections for young  More...

  • 4th October 2014

    Appeal after McDonalds worker assaulted

    Police would like to speak to a man in connection with an incident in which a McDonalds worker was assaulted and left with a broken nose. The incident happened at around 4.20am on Sunday 28 September at the McDonalds, Clifford Street, Chorley. A man is be  More...

  • 2nd October 2014

    World Heart Day – Community Interview

    On Monday 29th September 2104 – Louise Bache, Development Manager at Heartbeat visited Chorley FM to discuss World Heart Day and how you can look after your heart. Louise discussed the classes Heartbeat run in Chorley at Clayton Green Sports Cent  More...

  • 30th September 2014

    Deputy Leader Councillor Peter Wilson On The Mid Morning Show

      Chorley Council Deputy Leader, Peter Wilson  came into Chorley FM this morning as part of his monthly update on the Mid Morning Show. Peter spoke with Babs about issues regarding the Unitary Bid in which Chorley is planning to go it alone from  More...

  • 29th September 2014

    Peter – Gym Works, Buckshaw Village

    On Friday 26th September 2014, Peter from local company Gym Works in Buckshaw Village  joined Barbara Lowe and Stuart Heaton in the studio to discuss the importance of personal fitness. You can listen to the interview in full below.

  • 26th September 2014

    Help Direct and Age UK Visit Chorley FM

      Help Direct Anne Whelan and Age UK David Ward visited Chorley FM today 26th September to tell us about the services they offer in Chorley. Anne Whelan from Help direct told us of a new information centre at Chorley Interchange which opens on Monday  More...

  • 26th September 2014

    “Chorley Live” Comes To Town

    Alan Calderbank Pictured Chorley Live comes to town on the 3rd and 4th October. The unique live music festival held in local venues across town is the brainchild of Nigel Stewart and a team of local people. Nigel’s aim to bring live music into the h  More...

  • 19th September 2014

    Chorley FM At Festival No6

        This Week Chorley FM’s Dance Manager Brendan Heywood attended Festival No  6. The award-winning Festival No.6 is set in and around the unique, fantasy location of Portmeirion, the most jaw-droppingly stunning festival site you will ev  More...

  • 18th September 2014

    Justice Minister Chris Grayling Visits Lancashire

      Justice Minister Chris Grayling visited the Anderton Centre on Wednesday. Mr Grayling was invited along by Rob Loughenbury the Conservative candidate for Chorley The Anderton Centre is based midway between Horwich and Chorley and is a fantastic lei  More...

  • 15th September 2014

    Scarecrow Festival Success

      The 8th Annual Scarecrow Festival took place over the weekend of 13th and 14th September. Charnock Richard welcomed a huge crowd of people over the weekend to this year’s event and it has been hailed a huge success! The Scarecrow Festival had  More...