A new dog control order called a “Public Space Protection Order” (PSPO) that is being introduced by Ribble Valley Borough Council may have the effect of forcing local dog owners to break the law.
Currently, under the 2006 Animal Welfare Act, owners have a duty to provide for their animal’s welfare, which includes exercising them. (more…)
A Clitheroe Church is to benefit are to benefit from over £7,000 thanks to the Lancashire Locals Climate Change Fund. Clitheroe United Reformed Church has been awarded £7,273 towards its restoration project to insulate roof space within the church.
The Lancashire Locals Climate Change Fund seeks to support community and voluntary groups, or Parish Councils, on local climate change measures. These projects can either be aimed at ‘reducing greenhouse gas emissions’, or help communities to ‘cope with the impacts of climate change’. Grants will normally be in the range of £500-£15,000. Read the rest of this entry.
10 ways to help you save energy, money, and help prevent climate change.You could save £270 per year*. Read the rest of this entry.
Cllr. Allan Knox is supporting campaigners who want to get rid of plastic bags.
Local residents will be aware that plastic bags can take between 400-1,000 years to break down, and like all forms of plastic they do not biodegrade. Read the rest of this entry.