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Report illegal use of bikes and quads in the Tawd

In order to curb the illegal use of vehicles in Tawd Valley Park please report to the police when you see them. In order to stop people riding motorbikes and quads in Tawd Valley Park the police need to be aware of the scale of the problem. Only by reporting it can the issue get […]

Tree works herald town centre regeneration

The first phase of work on Skelmersdale’s town centre regeneration by project partners St. Modwen, West Lancashire Borough Council and Homes England will start in January bringing forward the long awaited development scheme.  Property developer St. Modwen will  start enabling works on the site in the heart of the town that will see 100,000 sq […]

Update on orchard progress

Over the last fortnight, the Ranger Service, working with Parks and Countryside Volunteer Rangers, student placements from Pontville School and West Lancs college and Team Tawd (the Friday group) to progress the community orchard.  Between them they have constructed 250m of path which links from the riverside to Manfield and passes through the new orchard. […]

Water Environment Grant bid unsuccessful

We recently applied for a Water Environment Grant (WEG) to fund the installation of wetland areas in Tawd Valley – to clean up the water before it enters the river.  Unfortunately we were recently informed that our bid has been unsuccessful.    In all 316 applications were received by WEG which meant that they had […]