Selnet Ltd have published a Feasibility and Baseline Study, made possible by funding from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, to provide the Council with a better understanding of the Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise (VCFSE) sectors in Fylde.   The study found that 120 active groups sit within Fylde’s VCFSE community and provides…

Read more New report showcases Fylde’s Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise Sector

With Christmas fast approaching, there’s no better time to check the hygiene rating of your local eatery.  Whether you’re organising a gathering with family, friends or work colleagues, don’t just check out the menu. Check out the hygiene rating before making your booking – you may be glad you did!  The National Food…

Read more Take “5” This Christmas – Check Food Hygiene Ratings Before You Book

The festive season is set to sparkle in Kirkham as the town gears up for its annual Christmas launch event. On Saturday 25th November, the heart of Kirkham will come alive with Christmas cheer, offering a day packed with entertainment and activities for the entire family. The main road will be closed, and lined with stalls, from…

Read more Kirkham Christmas Event Promises a Festive Extravaganza for the Whole Family

Fylde finalists are vying for gold in the 2023 Active Lancashire Sports Awards.  Organised by Active Lancashire and Local Authorities from across the county, the awards celebrate sporting achievements, community initiatives and wellness in the workplace.  Formerly known as the Lancashire Sports Awards, the event pays tribute to those that show dedication…

Read more Fylde Nominees In The Finals of The Active Lancashire Awards 2023!

The dedicated volunteer groups of Fylde have received well-earned recognition for their contributions to the community in two reception events held at the Town Hall in St Annes.  Representatives from over 60 Fylde volunteering organisations attended the two receptions on Monday 30 October and Friday 17 November, where the Mayor, Leader and the…

Read more Fylde Council Gives Thanks to Our Volunteer Groups

A suicide bereavement ‘talking’ bench and a ‘Letters to Heaven’ post box have been officially unveiled in a touching ceremony at Lytham Park Cemetery & Crematorium.  The new features are the results of a partnership between Fylde Council, Jon Nichol, and Joanne Hargreaves-Doherty from Doherty’s Destiny. The specialist suicide bereavement…

Read more Talking Bench and Letters To Heaven Post Box Unveiled at Lytham Park Cemetery & Crematorium

Businesses in Fylde can access a range of new funded business support services after Fylde Council announced a new partnership with Boost; Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub, which is run by Lancashire County Council.   The new partnership has been created after Fylde Council agreed to invest £200,000 into Boost through its UK…

Read more Fylde Council partners with Boost to provide new funded support to Fylde businesses