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Fine for serial rubbish dumper

Published on Thursday 22nd January 2015 in Council news news

A Fleetwood man who repeatedly dumped household rubbish in a back alley, has been fined £200 plus costs.

Cafe at Stanah

Wyreside Café, Stanah is available to let

Published on Friday 23rd January 2015 in Wyre Estuary Country Park news

Ever fancied trying your hand at running a small business? Well here’s your chance as the Wyreside Café, located in Wyre Estuary Country Park, Stanah, Thornton, is available to lease.

Benefit fraud

Guilty plea from benefits fraudster

Published on Thursday 22nd January 2015 in Council news news

A Cleveleys woman has pleaded guilty to falsely claiming more than £3,000 of Housing Benefit.

Wyre in sand

Results of Life In Wyre survey

Published on Wednesday 21st January 2015 in Council news news

Eighty two per cent of residents in Wyre are happy with where they live according to a new survey.

Patrick Monahan

Comedian Patrick Monahan brings his adventures to Marine Hall, Fleetwood

Published on Tuesday 20th January 2015 in Council news news

Following another sell out run at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival, stand-up comic Patrick Monahan is bringing his UK tour to Fleetwood on Saturday 21 February.

A landscape pic of Euston Park

Work to start on Euston Park

Published on Friday 16th January 2015 in Council news news

Contractors are due to move into Euston Park from next week for ornamental and landscaping works as part of the £1.5m Five For Fleetwood seafront improvement scheme.

Dewi Howell

Introducing our new Memorial Park Development Officer

Published on Monday 12th January 2015 in Council news news

Dewi Howell will be based at the Fleetwood park and on hand to talk to people about our £2.4m restoration project as it progresses.

Battle of the Bands

Marine Hall to stage new battle of the bands contest

Published on Thursday 8th January 2015 in Council news news

Calling all local musicians! Marine Hall is set to host Fleetwood Riffs, a brand new battle of the bands event taking place on 28 March.

Skool of Street

Kids get dramatic at The Mount pavilion

Published on Tuesday 6th January 2015 in Council news news

Children and young people are invited to get prepared for performance as part of LeftCoast’s free programme of artistic activities every Saturday at The Mount Pavilion in Fleetwood.

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.

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.

A broken headstone at Poulton Cemetery

Vandalism damage at Poulton Cemetery

Published on Tuesday 23rd December 2014 in Council news news

Could you help police with information about £1,000 worth of vandalism at Poulton Cemetery?

Christmas tree

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.

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.

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.

small business saturday

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.

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