Station News

  • 14th September 2014

    Stuart Longworth – SJL Heating – Gas Safety Week 12th September 2014

    On Friday 12th September 2014, Stuart Longworth from local company SJL Heating  joined Barbara Lowe and Stuart Heaton in the studio to discuss the importance of Gas Safety. You can listen to the interview in full below. During the interview, Stuart  More...

  • 9th September 2014

    Historic Cannon Return to Chorley

    A pair of “symbolic” cannon which stood outside the Royal Ordnance Factory for decades have returned to Chorley. The 200-year-old cannon were presented to the ROF in 1964 to mark its 25th anniversary and stood outside its headquarters on Euxton Lane.   More...

  • 9th September 2014

    Legendary Team Captain of Chorley FC has Died

      The captain of the legendary Chorley FC team that knocked Wolverhampton Wanderers out of the FA Cup in 1986 has died. Phil Marsden, who skippered the side that won 3-0 at Burnden Park that memorable night, had been battling cancer. A message on the  More...

  • 9th September 2014

    Charnock Richard Scarecrow Festival

      This weekend the village of Charnock Richard comes to life as for yet another year they host the Scarecrow Festival. Programmes are now available at the following venues   Dog & Partridge Charnock Richard Football Club Hinds Head Garage Ch  More...

  • 9th September 2014

    Magpies Flying High

      Chorley FC take top spot of the Vanarama Conference North  this evening after a 1- 0 win over North Ferriby United at the The Chorley Group Victory Park Stadium.

  • 6th September 2014

    School Extension Work Completed

      Work has been completed on a £2.3m project to extend and double the size of a primary school in South Lancashire Trinity Church of England Methodist Primary School, in Buckshaw Village, opened in January 2011 and has had strong demand for receptio  More...

  • 6th September 2014

    Increasing the Frequency

      Bus Company Stagecoach in Merseyside & South Lancashire has announced that it will be increasing the frequency of its popular 109 service The service that operates between Chorley and Preston via Buckshaw Village, Leyland, Lostock Hall and Walt  More...

  • 4th September 2014

    Secretary of State for Culture, Media & Sport Visits Chorley

      Pictured from left to right, Mark Perks, Anthony Callendar JP, Sajid Javid, Rob Loughenbury,and Tony Caton   The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport visited Chorley today  as part of his support for local community sport proje  More...

  • 29th August 2014

    Missing Chorley Man Found

    A man reported missing from his home in Chorley has been found. Police appealed for help to find Steven Farrell, 42, who had last been seen at Sacred Heart Church, on Brooke Street in Chorley, at around 10.15am on Tuesday. They were growing “increasingl  More...

  • 29th August 2014

    Volunteers Needed

      Volunteers are needed to support older people at Chorley and South Ribble Hospital. The older people’s charity Royal Voluntary Service (formerly WRVS) and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is working in partnership to develop an on-ward ser  More...