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A-Z of clubs and organisations

This A-Z lists clubs and organisations in West Lancashire, what they do and how to contact them.

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Wigan and District Angling Association
RSPCA Animal Shelter
Aqua Aerobics
Nye Bevan Pool Aqua Aerobics, Ormskirk Pool Aqua Rowbix
Bowmen of Skelmersdale, Burscough CC Archers, Nethermoss Archers
Chapel Gallery, Chapel gallery Saturday arts club for young people, Ormskirk Artists, West Lancs Community Arts Association
Liverpool Pembroke and Sefton Athletic Club, Newburgh Nomads Running Club, Skelmersdale Boundary Harriers
Hesketh Bank Badminton Club, Ormskirk Badminton Club
West Lancs Youth Brass Band
Ormskirk and Croston Beekeepers
Aughton Evening Townswomen's Guild, Halton Castle Bowling Club
Bridge Clubs
Ormskirk and Aughton Bridge Club, Westhead Bridge Club
Brownies and Guides
3rd Burscough Rainbows, Brownies and Guides, Brownies and Guides, Trefoil Guild
Bereavement Counselling
The Bereavement Counselling Services, Cruse Bereavement Care
Cadets and Corps
1026 (Ormskirk) Squadron Air Training Corps, 1439 (Skelmersdale) Squadron Air Training Corps, Army Cadet Force, Lancashire, HQ Merseyside Wing Air Training Corps, North West Sea Cadet Corps, Skelmersdale - West Lancashire District Sea Cadets (Unit 601)
Camera Clubs
Ormskirk Camera Club
Pre-War Austin 7 Club - West Lancs Group, West Lancs MG Owners Club
British Red Cross, Christian Aid, Home-Start West Lancs, Lancashire Deaf Service, Lions (Douglas Valley), Lions (Ormskirk and Maghull), Lions (Tawd Vale), Maharishi Foundation, Medicine and Chernobyl, Mencap - West Lancs, Midstream (West Lancs) Ltd, Ormskirk Guide Dogs for the blind, Ormskirk Hospital League of Friends, Parbold Cancer Research UK, Rose of Parbold, West Lancashire Shopmobility Ltd (Ormskirk), SSAFA Forces Help (West Lancashire Division), Sefton and West Lancashire Deaf Children's Society, Twinkle House, Douglas Cardiac Trust
Ex Servicemens Chess Club, Ormskirk Chess Club
Children's Activities
Chapel Gallery Family Friendly Events, Chapel Gallery Holiday Activities, Lathom St James Playgroup
Aughton Male Voice Choir, Christ Church Choir, Ormskirk Music Society Choir
All Saints Parish Church, Hesketh-with-Becconsall, All Saints Parish Church, Aughton Parish Church (St Michael's), Bescar Lane Methodist Church, Burscough Methodist Church, Church of Christ, Christ Church, Newburgh, Christ Church Parbold, Church of Christ the Servant, Digmoor Methodist Church, Emmanuel Church of the Nazarene, Emmanuel Methodist United Reformed Church, Holmes Methodist Church, Holmeswood Methodist Church, Ormskirk Parish Church and Lathom Park Chapel, Our Lady and All Saints RC Parish Church, Parbold Evangelical Church, Rufford Methodist Church, Skelmersdale Methodist Circuit, St Anne’s RC Church, St.Elizabeth’s RC Church, St Francis of Assisi RC Church, St James Church, Westhead, St. James The Great Parish Church, St. John The Evangelist RC Church, St John the Baptist Church, Burscough, St. Mark’s Church Scarisbrick and The Good Shepherd Mission, St. Mary, Queen of Apostles RC Church, St. Mary’s RC Church, St. Michael and All Angels C of E Church, St. Michael's C of E Church, St. Paul’s C of E Church, Parish Church of St Paul, St. Richard’s RC Church, St. Thomas the Martyr, Up Holland C of E Church, Tarleton Methodist Church, The Church at the Centre, The Priory Church of St Thomas the Martyr, Trinity Methodist - United Reformed Church, Up Holland Methodist Church, Vale Methodist Church
Civic Trust
West Lancashire Civic Trust Ltd.
Community Centre and Halls
Appley Bridge Village Hall, Aughton Village Hall, Birch Green Hall, Digmoor Community Centre, Guide HQ, Halsall Memorial Hall, Haskayne Village Hall, Hesketh Bank Village Hall, Hilldale Village Hall, Langham Hall, Lathom and Burscough Club, Liverpool Road Hall Community Centre, Mere Brow Village Hall, Mossy Lea Village Hall, Ormskirk Civic Hall, Chapel Gallery, Parbold Village Hall, Parbold Women's Institute Hall, Rufford Village Hall, Scarisbrick Village Hall, Shirdley St. Aiden’s Hall, Skelmersdale Ecumenical Centre, Tanhouse Community Centre, Westhead Village Hall, Woodley Park Centre
Community Groups and Associations
Amnesty International - Southwest Lancs, Appley Bridge District Men’s Association, Ashurst Parents and Tots, Aughton-Ormskirk U3A, Coaching 4 Life Club, Help Direct, Ormskirk, Preston and Southport Travellers Association, West Lancashire LGBT Community Support Group, Quarry Bank Community Association, Tanhouse Vital Villages, Up Holland and District U3A, West Lancs Council for Voluntary Service (CVS), Compton Organ Society, Ormskirk Community Partnership, Burscough and District U3A, Skelmersdale U3A
ARROW (Action to Reduce and Recycle Our Waste), Campaign to Protect Rural England, Friends of the Earth, Friends of Ruff Wood, Mere Sands Wood, North West Ecological Trust, Ormskirk and District Association of National Trust Members, The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside, Trail Riders Fellowship, West Lancashire Countryside Rangers, West Lancashire Countryside Rangers
Embroiderers' Guild (Parbold Branch), Craft Exchange
Aughton Cricket Club, Dalton Cricket Club, Newburgh Cricket Club, Rufford Cricket Club, Skelmersdale Cricket Club
Lancs Youth Performing Arts, Lathom and Burscough Old People's Club, McDonald School of Dancing, Ormskirk School of Dance, Ormskirk Folk Dance Club, Ormskirk and District Scottish Society, Salsa and Merengue Dance, Sequence Dancing, Shelly's School of Dance, Two Left Feet Dance, Latin Studio
Aidis Trust, Access Matters, RADAR, Twinkle House, West Lancs Disability Sports, West Lancs Positive Living
Maghull and Merseyside Canine Society
The Derby Players, Helen O'Grady Drama Academy, Ormskirk Theatre Company, The Players, Ormskirk Pleasure Folk, Skelmersdale Community Arts and Theatre, Stagecoach Theatre Arts
Edge Hill University
Ormskirk Jobcentre Plus, Shaw Trust Employment - Lancashire, Skelmersdale Jobcentre Plus
Ex-Service Organisations
Fleet Air Arm Association, Irish United Veterans Assoc, Irish Defence Forces Veterans, RAF Association, Veterans UK
West Lancashire Fencing Club
First Aid Societies
British Red Cross, British Red Cross: Medical Loans
North Western Strut (Branch) of the Popular Flying Association
Football Pitches, Burscough FC, Craven Minor Football League, Dynamo Rangers FC, Halsall FC, Hesketh Bank AFC, Liverpool County FA, Skelmersdale and District Sunday Football League (S and DSFL), Skem Athletic AFC, South Lancashire Counties Football League (SWLCFC), Tarleton Corinthians FC, Town Green FC (Junior, Senior and Girl's Sections), Wakefield Villa Ladies FC, West Lancashire Girl's Football League (WLGFL), Edge Hill JFC, Old Skem Boys Junior Football club, Ormskirk Town Football Club
Gardening and Horticulture
Aughton and Ormskirk Gardening Society, Midstream Horticulture and Garden Centre, Parbold, Newburgh and District Gardening Society, Skelmersdale Horticultural Society
Beacon Park Golf Course, Dean Wood Golf Club, Hurlston Hall Golf and Leisure Club, Mossock Hall Golf Club, Ormskirk Golf Club, Southport Golf Academy
Tarleton High School Gymnastics Club
Epilepsy Action, The National Society for Epilepsy, GP Referral Scheme, National Childbirth Trust, Ormskirk and District General Hospital, Ormskirk Hard of Hearing Association, Parkinson’s Disease Society, Skelmersdale Community Food Initiative, Soroptimist International of Ormskirk and District, Southport and Formby District General Hospital, Southport General Infirmary, The Lancelots, West Lancs Branch of Multiple Sclerosis Society
Health Centres
Ashurst Health Centre, Birleywood Health Centre, Burscough Health Centre, Hall Green Clinic, Hants Lane Clinic (NHS), Sandy Lane Health Centre
Help, Advice and Volunteer
Lancashire County Council Volunteer Services, Sitting In Service, Skelmersdale and Up Holland Family Groups, Stonham Skelmersdale Branch, Relate West Lancashire, The Westgate Centre for Children, West Lancashire Carers' Centre, West Lancs Child Contact Centre, West Lancs Crossroads Caring for Carers, Volunteer Centre West Lancashire, Victim Support Lancashire- West Lancs Branch, Yewdale Counselling Services, South West Lancashire ICAN
Alcoholics Anonymous, The Alder Centre, Child Death Helpline, One Parent Families - Gingerbread, Samaritans (Southport and District Branch), West Lancs Disability Helpline, West Lancashire Women's Refuge Information and Drop-In Centre, West Lancashire Women's and Children's Refuge Services, West Lancs Women's Refuge Floating Support Services
Historical Societies
Lathom Park Trust Limited, Ormskirk and District Family History Society (Genealogical Research), Ormskirk and District Historical Society, West Lancashire Heritage Association, Skelmersdale and Up Holland Family History Group
Horse Riding
Parbold Equestrian and Pony Club Centre
West Lancashire Crisis and Information Centre
Live Saving
Royal Life-Saving Society
Martial Arts
Family Martial Arts – MDK Achievement Centres, MDK Martial Arts, Ormskirk Goju Ryu Karate Do, Ormskirk Martial Arts Studio, Ormskirk Shotokan Karate Club, Sanchin-ryu Okinawan Karate, McKinstry Family Martial Arts, Bushinkai Tai Chi Club, Karate Jutsu Association
Model Clubs
Skelmersdale Model Aircraft
Vintage Motor Cycle Club (North West Section
Parbold Douglas Music Society, Red Rose Music
Older People
Age Concern in West Lancs, Ecumenical Centre Lunch Club, Ormskirk Friendship Club, Lathom and Burscough Old People’s Club, Nifty Fifties, West Lancashire Pensioners Forum
Ormskirk Music Society Orchestra
Parish Council Clerks
Aughton Parish Council Clerk, Bickerstaffe Parish Council Clerk, Bispham Parish Council Clerk, Burscough Parish Council Clerk, Dalton Parish Council Clerk, Downholland Parish Council Clerk, Great Altcar Parish Council Clerk, Halsall Parish Council Clerk, Hesketh-with-Becconsall Parish Council Clerk, Hilldale Parish Council Clark, Lathom Parish Council Clerk, Lathom South Parish Council Clerk, Newburgh Parish Council Clerk, North Meols Parish Council Clerk, Parbold Parish Council Clerk, Rufford Parish Council Clerk, Scarisbrick Parish Council Clerk, Simonswood Parish Council Clerk, Tarleton Parish Council Clerk, Up Holland Parish Council Clerk, Wrightington Parish Council Clerk
Playing Fields and Play areas
Fields in Trust, Playgrounds, Parks and Outdoor Recreation
Probus Clubs
Aughton and Ormskirk Probus Club, Ormskirk Probus Club, Up Holland and District Probus Club
Road Safety
Road Safety Group - Education,
Rotary Clubs
Rotary Club of Ormskirk, Rotary Club of Maghull and Aughton
Royal British Legion
Royal British Legion Lathom and Burscough Branch, Royal British Legion Ormskirk and District, Scarisbrick National Services Club
Tarleton Rugby Union Football Club
Ormskirk District Commissioner and Fellowship, Ormskirk Scout Network
Stamp collecting Clubs - Societies
Ormskirk and District Philatelic Society
Nye Bevan Pool, Ormskirk Otters, Park Pool, Skelmersdale Sub-Aqua Club, Tarleton High School Swimming Pool - Community Sports Hall
Sports Centres and Clubs
Burscough Fitness and Racquets Leisure Centre, Banks Leisure Centre, Skelmersdale Sports Centre, Newburgh Sports Club, activ8@Glenburn Sports College
Aughton Lawn Tennis Club, Ormskirk Tennis Club
Fitness classes
Teacher training hooping workshop
Tarleton High School Trampolining Club
Town Twinning
Newburgh Town Twinning Association, West Lancashire District Twinning Association
Life Long Learning, Parbold and District Ramblers Association, Ramblers Association (West Lancashire Group), Skelmersdale Rambling Club, West Lancashire Footpath Group
Women’s Groups
Aughton (Evening) Townswomen’s Guild, Aughton Wives and Mothers Group, Inner Wheel (Ormskirk), National Women's Register, Newburgh Women's Institute, Ormskirk Evening Townswomen’s Guild, Parbold Women's Institute Hall, St Paul's Mothers Union, Soroptimist International of Ormskirk
Writing Groups
Ormskirk Writers and Literary Society, Skelmersdale Writers Group
Margaret Forshaw, Tarleton High School Yoga
Point Six Youth and Community Centre, Information Shop, Hope House Project, West End Youth and Community Centre, The Grove Youth and Community Centre, Aughton Youth Club, Rap Plus, Ormskirk Music Workshop, LCC Youth and Community Service
Ormskirk Sub Aqua Club

Last Updated: 5/17/2012

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