Trading Standards – Consumer Alerts February 2021

Cold Callers in Rural Wyre  Reports have been received of cold callers offering tarmacking work, knocking on doors in rural areas surrounding Garstang.  On two occasions, a small amount of work and price was agreed but the traders continued to carry out further work that had not been agreed, asking for payment in the thousands of pounds.  Family members and the police […]

Survey of Flooding and surface water management

The linked survey is aimed at residents and business owners in Fylde Borough Council administrative area to establish the extent and impact on flooding in the borough. Councillors at Fylde have commenced a major review of flooding and surface water management to see if the existing arrangements are sufficient to deal with impacts now and in the future. Why we […]

Remembrance Sunday – Help Needed

This year the police are unable to provide support manning road closure barricades on Remembrance Sunday (Sunday 10th November). We are looking for volunteers to assist and help divert/hold traffic for the duration of the event. Without this support the event may not be able to go ahead as usual. Can volunteers please contact the Town clerk on Many […]

Community Speed Watch

Community Speedwatch (CSW) is a national initiative where active members of local communities join with the support of the Police to monitor speeds of vehicles using speed detection devices. Interested in finding more about Community Speed Watch ? Community Speed Watch link

Become a town councillor

Ever considered becoming a town councillor ? 🧐 The town council is looking for volunteers to fill space on the town council…… Looking for local applicants who are enthusiastic about the area ….. No experience required 🙂 Wesham is growing very quickly and it’s a great chance for residents, either new or long term, to help shape the town moving […]

70s vs 80s

Following on from our 80s night success the challenge has been set. Which has the better music ? The 70’s or the 80’s ? Pick your side and come along and join us …….


Medlar-with-Wesham Town Council NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS AND PUBLICATION OF UNAUDITED ANNUAL GOVERNANCE & ACCOUNTABILITY RETURN ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2019 Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 Sections 26 and 27 The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/234) NOTICE Date of announcement___19th June 2019 Each year the smaller authority’s Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs […]

Wesham Family Fun Day 2019

Wesham Family Fun Day 2019 – This Saturday at 1pm Loads to do. Fully licensed bar, hot food, donkey rides, stalls, bouncy castles – even Archery ! It’s all at Wesham Rec’ (Fleetwood Road, opposite the fire station) this Saturday !!


My name is Kirsty Reader and I have recently been appointed as the Community Centre Manager. I am really enthusiastic to engage with the local community and am very keen to hear your views on how we can make the centre more accessible and relevant to you. What kind of things would you like to see your centre used for? […]