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Christmas arrangements at Wyre

Published on Tuesday 9th December 2014 in Council news news

Wyre Council will continue to provide essential services over the Christmas period.

Ray Quinn

A bumper line up for 2015 at Marine Hall, Fleetwood

Published on Thursday 18th December 2014 in Council news news

It’s Marine Hall’s 80th birthday next year and to celebrate there’s a jam packed calendar of shows and events coming up in 2015.

Benefit fraud

Fleetwood woman guilty of benefit fraud

Published on Thursday 18th December 2014 in Council news news

A Fleetwood woman who lied about child care payments has been convicted of benefit fraud and ordered to carry out unpaid work in the community.

Ballot box at an election

Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places

Published on Thursday 18th December 2014 in Elections news

Each local authority has to carry out a review of its polling districts and polling places every four years. A review is being undertaken and comments are invited from members of the public.

Marketing word cloud

Tourism training now available in Wyre

Published on Wednesday 17th December 2014 in Council news news

A series of training courses are being offered to Wyre's tourism businesses to bring them up to speed with marketing, sales, social media and start-up basics.

Comic strip of a turkey asking to make room in the fridge

Make a date for National Defrost Your Turkey Day

Published on Wednesday 17th December 2014 in Council news news

To help people stay safe during this festive season Wyre Council will be supporting the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on National Defrost Your Turkey Day, Monday 22 December.

Garry Payne Chief Executive Wyre Council

Customers at centre of online service improvements

Published on Monday 15th December 2014 in Council news news

Wyre Council's Chief Executive blogs about how the council is putting customers first through innovative use of technology.

Free running

Community sports scheme set to expand

Published on Thursday 11th December 2014 in Council news news

A new and improved community sports scheme is coming to Wyre in the new year.

Loo of the year awards 2014

Wyre’s award winning toilets

Published on Monday 8th December 2014 in Council news news

Wyre's public toilets have received national acclaim after securing top ratings at the Loo of the Year Awards.

Christmas tree

Memorial Christmas trees in place at local cemeteries

Published on Monday 8th December 2014 in Council news news

Wyre Council is working with Blackpool NHS, and Blackpool and Fylde Councils to help bereaved parents cope with baby death and feel they are not alone in their grief.

Cllr Andrea Kay hosting Christmas Day lunch

Home alone this Christmas or know someone who will be?

Published on Friday 5th December 2014 in Council news news

Cleveleys Park Methodist Church is hosting a fun-filled Christmas Day for anyone who would otherwise be home alone.

Fleetwood boating lake showing banking and island

Work starts at Fleetwood lakes

Published on Monday 8th December 2014 in Council news news

Phase one of Fleetwood's £1.5m seafront facelift gets under way today with improvements to the marine lakes.

Kenyon Gardens

New signage at community garden

Published on Monday 8th December 2014 in Council news news

A new noticeboard at Kenyon Gardens in Thornton has been installed for community use.

Bowland Champions

Wyre volunteers recognised as Bowland Champions

Published on Tuesday 2nd December 2014 in Council news news

Two Wyre volunteers are among seven award winners recognised for their outstanding work in the Forest of Bowland.

Garstang sculpture

Floral tribute marks special anniversaries

Published on Tuesday 2nd December 2014 in Council news news

Garstang is commemorating the First World War and celebrating 50 years of blooming with a floral sculpture.

Rossall Tower

Light up the tower at Rossall

Published on Tuesday 2nd December 2014 in Council news news

Rossall Point Observation Tower is hosting a light-themed creative workshop for families this Saturday 6 December, 1pm – 4pm.

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Support Small Business Saturday 6 December - Shop Local

Published on Tuesday 2nd December 2014 in Business and property news

Support Small Business Saturday by shopping locally with the smaller independant retailers. Over 35 Special Offers in Wyre on the day and FREE PARKING.

Teanlowe car park

Teanlowe car park fully open

Published on Tuesday 2nd December 2014 in Council news news

Teanlowe car park in Poulton is now fully open following a major upgrade.

Bins

Wyre services shortlisted for national awards

Published on Monday 1st December 2014 in Council news news

Wyre Council’s refuse collection and bereavement services have been shortlisted for national performance awards.

Wyre

New Register of Electors available

Published on Monday 1st December 2014 in Council news news

A revised version of the Register of Electors for the borough of Wyre, detailing everyone who is eligible to vote, is now available.

Grant Shepps

Major new road in Wyre announced

Published on Monday 1st December 2014 in Council news news

A new bypass of the A585 from Windy Harbour to Skippool has been announced by the Government.

Community shredding vehicle

Community shredding event comes to Poulton

Published on Monday 1st December 2014 in Council and democracy news

Identity theft is on the rise. Help protect yourself and shred all your old paper documents at a special event on Friday 12 December at the Wyre Civic Centre, Poulton from 9am - 1pm.

Millennium Way

Riverside path improvements take shape

Published on Thursday 27th November 2014 in Council news news

Work is well underway to improve a footpath alongside the River Wyre in Garstang thanks to Wyre’s Shaping Your Neighbourhood initiative.

Christmas Cake

Rise to the challenge - it's Christmas Bake Off time at Fleetwood Market

Published on Wednesday 26th November 2014 in Council news news

Dust off your aprons, dig out the mixing bowl and get practising – the Fleetwood Market Christmas Bake Off is back and is set to take place on Saturday 13 December.

Multistars

Chance to join disability sports club

Published on Monday 24th November 2014 in Council news news

Fleetwood Multi-Stars Sports Club is holding an open evening on Thursday 27 November at Fleetwood High School from 6pm until 8pm.

George Osborne

Chancellor of the Exchequer visits Wyre

Published on Tuesday 25th November 2014 in Council news news

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has met business leaders in Wyre to discuss infrastructure requirements in the North of England.

Poulton bowling club

New look for community bowling club

Published on Monday 24th November 2014 in Council news news

New sheltered seating arrived at Poulton Bowling Club in time for the autumn rain thanks to Wyre’s Shaping Your Neighbourhood initiative.

Star trophy and event programme from the Walk oif Fame event 2014

Wyre success stories take the Walk of Fame

Published on Friday 21st November 2014 in Council news news

Business success was celebrated in grand style last night under the dome of Marine Hall in Fleetwood.

Willow Garden

Community garden grows from strength to strength

Published on Friday 21st November 2014 in Council news news

A blossoming community garden in Fleetwood is hoping to expand further as people are asked to vote it the winner of a £50,000 cash prize.

Clock shelter

Community celebrates restored seaside clock shelter

Published on Thursday 20th November 2014 in Council news news

A newly restored seaside clock shelter in Cleveleys has been officially opened to the delight of local residents.

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