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Design consultation for new mountain bike track

West Lancs Borough Council is working with Architrail and Sport England to design and install a new mountain bike facility in Tawd Valley Park and consultations on the design are to be held early in the New Year. Design ideas will be led by local MTB riders, residents and other interested parties who can discuss […]

Join the Friends of Tawd Valley tree planting celebration

Friends of Tawd Valley are inviting local residents to join their tree planting event on Saturday 30th November in Tawd Valley Park, to coincide with the Woodland Trust’s Tree Charter Day, an annual celebration of woods, trees and people. The Friends are hoping the people of Skelmersdale will help plant 900 saplings as part of […]

Young people fundraise for Tawd

A group of local 16 year olds undertaking the National Citizens Service programme this summer have chosen Tawd Valley Park for their fundraising project.  The group of 15 from Skelmersdale and Ormskirk raised an impressive £302 by bag packing at B&M and doing a sponsored walk, and have donated the money to Friends of Tawd Valley. […]

Meadow biodiversity survey

The meadow area north of Summer Street is having a wildlife survey carried out and plans to improve its biodiversity are being considered. If anyone would like more information or to get involved, please contact Dan Massey, Head Ranger on 01695-622794 or email Daniel.Massey@westlancs.gov.uk