Ribble Valley Borough Council are seeking independent counsel's advice on the 123 home development made by the VH Partnership on land behind Higher Road, refused by the RVBC Planning Committee following the decision by a government planning inspector who rejected the Council's view in the appea
SPEEDING tractor drivers are proving a menace in the rural village of Billington. Tractors and their drivers cause more accidents on our roads than young speeders. A Billington Councillor has called for speed cameras to quell “horrendous” speeding on the main road through the village.
Ribble Valley Conservative Councillors have rejected Pendle Borough Council's proposals to break up and leave and Lancashire County Council and form an East Lancashire Unitary Council with Blackburn, Burnley, Hyndburn, Rossendale and Ribble Valley.
''The Ribble Valley Borough Council has to decide if it wishes to protect the Recreation Ground in Longridge from development and preserve it as playing field by placing a covenant upon it by deed, preventing its use for anything other than recreation.This will be decided at the next Community