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News and information for the area of Penwortham. Although not politically in Preston it is perhaps spiritually. Penwortham is just across the River Ribble from Preston but many Penworthiams class themselves as Prestonians, although they are part of South Ribble Borough Council.

Cuerden campaigners raise traffic concerns ahead of IKEA decision

How the IKEA store at Cuerden may look How the IKEA store at Cuerden may look Campaigners wanting to restrict the size of the new Cuerden retail park have called for objections to be raised to the amount […]

10 hours ago
Emergency services close road after crash near Leyland

South Ribble Police have closed a section of Lonymeaneygate in both directions Pic: Lancashire Police South Ribble Police have closed a section of Lonymeaneygate in both directions Pic: Lancashire Police A crash has closed part of a main road in South Ribble. Longmeaneygate near Leyland […]

2 days ago
IKEA moves a step closer for Preston

How the IKEA store at Cuerden may look How the IKEA store at Cuerden may look The next step in IKEA coming to Preston has been taken – as major plan for the Cuerden site have been submitted. […]

2 weeks ago
Rogue builders warning issued for Penwortham

Minor repair works are being done, but then bigger jobs are seeing homeowners fleeced Pic: padsbrother Minor repair works are being done, but then bigger jobs are seeing homeowners fleeced Pic: padsbrother Con artists are believed to be operating in the Penwortham area running a rogue […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston artist to appear in celeb painting show on Sky Arts

Sally Dyer in action Sally Dyer in action A Preston artist is appearing on TV this week doing some painting under pressure. Sally Dyer is competing to be Portrait Artist of the Year on […]

2 weeks ago
Pensioner injured after crash in Penwortham

Leyland Road where the crash took place Pic: Google Leyland Road where the crash took place Pic: Google A pensioner has been taken to hospital after a crash in Penwortham. Preston Police attended the incident in Leyland Road shortly […]

2 weeks ago
Penwortham asked to vote in referendum

A view of Penwortham Pic: Richard Swan A view of Penwortham Pic: Richard Swan The people of Penwortham are to vote on the future of their town and area. A new neighbourhood development plan is proposed outlining […]

3 weeks ago
Penwortham library and childrens centre are saved

Two community buildings in Penwortham have been kept open thanks to a community council. Penwortham Library and the town’s Young People’s Centre were both earmarked for closure due to Lancashire […]

4 weeks ago
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