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Woman and toddler found dead at Chorley house

Chorley Citizen:

3:30pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A MURDER investigation is underway following the deaths of a woman and toddler in Chorley.

Euxton chippy’s taste of Norway

Chorley Citizen: Serving up a portion of fish and chips. Pictures: OX62062

6:00am Tuesday 20th May 2014

Skippers Fish and Chips in Euxton will be serving up 99p portions of Norwegian cod and chips on Saturday to celebrate Norway Day.

Pictures of the past, please!

Chorley Citizen: Mid Cheshire Camera Club

4:14pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

A heritage group is seeking any stories, names or photographs of teachers who taught at Euxton St Mary’s Catholic Primary School in the past.

Santa to land in Euxton Fold

1:28pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

FATHER Christmas is paying a visit to Bloor Homes’ Euxton Fold development this weekend.

Nurse failed to call 999 for dying man at Euxton care home

8:00am Thursday 22nd August 2013

A bungling agency nurse who failed to call an ambulance for a dying man while under investigation for a previous blunder has been struck off.

Blaze destroys roof of Euxton house

4:58pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

A fire engulfed the roof of a detached house in Euxton on Sunday.

Euxton school wins award for eco-projects

4:33pm Wednesday 5th June 2013

An Euxton school has won a national award and a £1,000 prize for its commitment to environmental projects.

Take steps to save Euxton disco

8:00am Wednesday 15th May 2013

A weekly children’s disco which faces closure after 13 years has appealed to parents for their support.

Quick-learner opens his own business in Euxton

Chorley Citizen: Craig Colman

8:00am Tuesday 30th April 2013

A young barber has gone from novice to opening his own shop in just seven months.

Amy's activity day is right on target

Chorley Citizen: SHARP SHOOTER: Amy Wright, six, from Euxton, tries her hand at archery

8:00am Tuesday 26th March 2013

A visually impaired youngster became a sharp shooter after a blind charity gave her a taste of archery.

Evicted tenant leaves his mark on Euxton property

Chorley Citizen: Rubbish left in the property

8:00am Saturday 2nd February 2013

A house in Euxton where a tenant was evicted was left in “an appalling state” with piles of rubbish and decaying food piled up around the property.

Panto joy for Euxton brother and sister

Chorley Citizen: Amy and Ben Wright meet Pat the Cow at the Playhouse Theatre

5:29pm Wednesday 30th January 2013

A brother and sister from Euxton joined 100 other blind or partially-sighted children for a backstage panto tour.

Euxton farm plan

5:05pm Wednesday 9th January 2013

Plans have been submitted for the demolition of an existing agricultural building at a farm in Euxton.

Euxton pensioner kept £30k premium bonds secret

4:00pm Thursday 6th September 2012

A pensioner claimed more than £18,000 in benefits even though she had more than £30,000 in savings, a court has heard.

Jive lessons in Euxton

2:25pm Wednesday 29th August 2012

Chorley Jive runs at Euxton Community Centre in School Lane from 8pm on Saturday, September 1.

New leader for Euxton Scout group

2:19pm Wednesday 29th August 2012

The scout group based at Euxton Methodist Church has a new leader.

Praise for Euxton estate's new look

Chorley Citizen: CCH’s Richard Houghton, County Councillor Mark Perks, Adactus Group chief executive Paul Lees and Adactus Group chair Alan Cain

7:00am Monday 27th August 2012

A £350,000 makeover of the Greenside estate in Euxton is nearing completion.

Teacher says farewell to school with concert

12:00am Friday 3rd August 2012

An ‘inspiring’ music teacher from Euxton said farewell to her school with a concert featuring both current and former pupils.

Euxton pensioner admits £9K benefit fraud

2:08pm Monday 11th July 2011

An Euxton pensioner has been fined £600 after pleading guilty to dishonestly obtaining over £9,000 in benefits.

Fly plague returns to Chorley

4:10pm Thursday 16th June 2011

URGENT talks are planned to deal with a fly infestation in Buckshaw Village and Euxton which has recurred for a third successive year.

Euxton kick wall will help youngsters "let off steam"

Chorley Citizen: Chris Richardson, CCH: Euxton Parish Council Chairman John Matson; PCSO Raymond Chadwick from Euxton's Neighbourhood Policing Team; Councillor Eric Bell; Councillor Debra Platt

3:58pm Tuesday 26th April 2011

Four agencies have teamed up to provide a kick wall that gives youngsters an area to let off steam with a football.

Arrests made after Euxton burglaries

3:37pm Thursday 17th February 2011

LANCASHIRE police have joined forces with their Merseyside counterparts in a bid to crackdown on criminals who cross the borders of the county to commit crime.

'Doomsday' terror attack simulation in Lancashire

Chorley Citizen: DOOMSDAY SCENARIO Crew manager Chris Archer and firefighter Paul Swarbrick from Hyndburn fire station rescue actor Louise Eva

8:00pm Sunday 13th February 2011

WITH GALLERY: A terror attack on an aeroplane was the "doomsday scenario" created in Lancashire this weekend in one of the biggest emergency simulations ever staged in the region.

Street soccer programme for Euxton youngsters

11:00am Friday 28th January 2011

Chorley Community Housing’s street soccer programme is launching in Euxton next week.

Thieves escape with perfume after Euxton chemist raid

12:41pm Tuesday 11th January 2011

Thieves escaped with 40 boxes of perfume and aftershave after breaking into an Euxton pharmacy.

Euxton pensioner dies after road accident

10:48am Monday 10th January 2011

Tributes have been paid to an Euxton pensioner who died following a crash while cycling in Charnock Richard.

Chorley forensic drugs team work last shift

11:57am Tuesday 4th January 2011

AN entire department at the Forensic Science Service’s Chorley base worked their last shifts on Friday.

DNA experts slam Chorley-based forensics closure

Chorley Citizen: fingertip analysis: The Forensic Science Service employs 160 people in Chorley. Staff have helped solve major crimes.

12:46pm Wednesday 29th December 2010

THE country’s leading DNA experts have warned that Britain’s justice system will take a ‘backward step’ if the Forensic Science Service closes.

Man faces Euxton burglary charges

11:08am Thursday 23rd December 2010

A MAN has been charged in connection a number of house burglaries, Lancashire, including Euxton.

Inquest held into Chorley soldier's death

Chorley Citizen: WO David Markland

10:18am Wednesday 6th October 2010

An explosives expert from Chorley was killed by a bomb in Afghanistan after it was missed by his search team, an inquest heard.

Police renew appeal over fatal crash which killed Euxton man

3:44pm Friday 23rd July 2010

POLICE have issued a further appeal for witnesses after an Euxton man died following a road traffic collision in Much Hoole near Preston.

Euxton man dies following road crash

11:51am Monday 12th July 2010

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a 35-year- old Euxton man died following a road accident.

Women rev-ved up to join clergy in Lancashire

Chorley Citizen: Women rev-ved up to join clergy in Lancashire

7:10pm Monday 28th June 2010

MORE than half of all people applying to become a priest in Lancashire are women, it has been revealed.

New zebra crossing opened in Euxton

4:10pm Tuesday 15th June 2010

RESIDENTS of Euxton can now cross the A49 Wigan Road more safely than ever thanks to a new zebra crossing.

Burglars steal equipment at Euxton golf club

1:33pm Tuesday 23rd March 2010

Burglars removed a rear window to break into a golf shop in Euxton.

Chorley drug arrests: five charged

2:08pm Wednesday 3rd March 2010

FIVE men have been charged with various drugs and money laundering offences after police executed a series of warrants at addresses in Chorley, Coppull and South Ribble yesterday.

Final farewell to fallen Chorley soldier

Chorley Citizen: TRIBUTES:   The comrades of Warrant Officer Dave Markland carry his coffin to St George’s Church

5:07pm Tuesday 2nd March 2010

THE town of Chorley paid its final respects to a fallen hero today as a soldier killed in Afghanistan was laid to rest.

Chorley chippy champs frying high to land national award

Chorley Citizen: Delighted Andre Crook with Keith Chegwin

9:21am Wednesday 17th February 2010

A Chorley chippy is celebrating after beating 800 competitors to wrap up a national award.

Crowds pay dignified respect as body of Chorley 'hero' soldier returns

Chorley Citizen: WO Markland's coffin returns to the UK

4:29pm Friday 12th February 2010

A widow and her two sons stood proudly on the streets of a military town today to pay tribute to a Chorley bomb disposal expert killed in Afghanistan.

Chorley soldier's body returns to UK

Chorley Citizen: WO Markland was married with two sons

11:03am Friday 12th February 2010

The body of Chorley soldier Dave Markland will be flown home from Afghanistan today.

Distinguished Chorley soldier killed in Afghanistan

Chorley Citizen: EIGHT TOURS: Dave Markland had a distinguished 20 year Army career

1:03pm Wednesday 10th February 2010

A Chorley bomb disposal expert, killed in Afghanistan, has been described as a ‘guiding light to all he served with’.

Euxton fish shop is feeling chipper

Chorley Citizen: FAB FRY: Owner Andrew Crook

4:07pm Wednesday 3rd February 2010

A Chorley chippy is ‘frying high’ in its bid to ‘batter’ the opposition to win a national food award.

Euxton mum set for Afghanistan deployment

Chorley Citizen: MISSION: Sharon Stewart

11:22am Monday 11th January 2010

MAJOR Sharon Stewart is not your average mother-of-three.

Burst pipeline causes roads chaos in Euxton

Chorley Citizen: Dawber's Lane is closed in both directions

4:45pm Tuesday 8th December 2009

Residents and businesses in Euxton face more than a week of disruption and traffic chaos after a third major burst water main in little more than a year.

Palestinian firefighters training in Chorley

9:43am Wednesday 18th November 2009

PALESTINIAN firefighters are spending a week training in Lancashire.

Chorley MP: Forensic service closure will create 'criminals' charter'

4:48pm Thursday 22nd October 2009

Around 200 jobs are set to be lost in Chorley at The Forensic Science Service, it was confirmed today.

Suspicious fire at Euxton home

12:18pm Monday 21st September 2009

Residents at a house in Euxton had a narrow escape after a ‘suspicious’ fire in a wheelie-bin threatened their home.

Funding boost for two Euxton schools

4:15pm Friday 18th September 2009

Two schools in Euxton are celebrating the latest round of cash injections to help them work with families and communities beyond the school day.

Euxton forensic science service closure fears protest

1:52pm Tuesday 15th September 2009

STAFF AT a Chorley forensic laboratory donned scene-of-crime style suits in a protest over the feared closure of the site.

Cash boost for Euxton schools

10:05am Wednesday 2nd September 2009

Two primary schools in Euxton have received a funding boost of £60,000 from Lancashire County Council.




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