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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.

This Penwortham teacher is competing in the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Tyler Spence will be competing in the Commonwealth Games 2018 A trainee teacher in Penwortham has qualified to represent England in the Commonwealth Games this year. Tyler Spence, 22, teacher […]

3 weeks ago
Man charged for six shop robberies after ‘intense investigation’

Lancashire Police has charged a man with a string of robberies at convenience stores across Lancashire. Andrew Christopher Tomlinson, 32, of no fixed address, was arrested in London, following extensive […]

1 month ago
Work begins on building the Penwortham bypass

Part of the route of the Penwortham Bypass Part of the route of the Penwortham Bypass Spades have gone in the ground during Tuesday (9 January) as a long-awaited road begins construction. The Penwortham Bypass, linking the A59 […]

1 month ago
Stolen cars found after burglary in Walton-le-Dale

Police recovered the vehicles during the early hours of Friday morning Pic: South Ribble Police Police recovered the vehicles during the early hours of Friday morning Pic: South Ribble Police Police have recovered two stolen vehicles found at a pub on the outskirts of Preston. […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flood warning withdrawn for River Ribble as Storm Eleanor swirls in

The Ribble at Broadgate shortly after midnight on Wednesday Pic: Neetal Parekh The Ribble at Broadgate shortly after midnight on Wednesday Pic: Neetal Parekh A flood warning for the River Ribble has been withdrawn. Water levels on the Ribble at Lower Penwortham […]

2 months ago
Jack and the Beanstalk panto is coming to Penwortham

Jack and the Beanstalk panto is coming to Penwortham Methodist Church. Pic: Google With panto season is in full swing, Thornley Birds Players are excited to bring their own rendition […]

2 months ago
Preston supermarket Christmas and New Year opening hours 2017

Morrisons at Preston Docklands Christmas time is always a mad rush, so it’s understandable if you forget an ingredient or two to make the perfect Christmas dinner. Maybe the relatives […]

2 months ago
Man charged with robbery following two incidents at McColls in Penwortham

Google image of the store in Penwortham Google image of the store in Penwortham A man has been charged with two counts of robbery following incidents at McColls convenience store in Penwortham. Jason Winstanley, 18, of Turpin […]

2 months ago
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