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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.

Two teenagers arrested after burglary in Penwortham

Police used mounted officers to search in Penwortham Police used mounted officers to search in Penwortham Two teenagers have been arrested after a burglary and police chase across Penwortham and Broadgate. Eyewitnesses reported a large police presence, including […]

6 days ago
Brownedge Festival returns with celebration of art and culture

Some of the artwork on display at the Brownedge Festival Some of the artwork on display at the Brownedge Festival A festival running for nearly two decades gives those in Bamber Bridge a chance to showcase their art. St Mary’s […]

6 days ago
Beer festival planned for cricket club in Penwortham

Bank Holiday beers time! Bank Holiday beers time! A beer festival is taking place at a Penwortham cricket club this May. During the Bank Holiday weekend the Vernon Carus club is holding its first […]

1 week ago
Man in hospital after becoming trapped under car in Penwortham

Air ambulance landed in Kingsfold during the incident Pic: David Jackson Air ambulance landed in Kingsfold during the incident Pic: David Jackson Firefighters had to rescue a man after he was in danger of being crushed by a car. Emergency services […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tap and Vine micropub is opening in Penwortham

Tap and Vine in Penwortham is preparing to open Pic: Eric Prescott Tap and Vine in Penwortham is preparing to open Pic: Eric Prescott A new micropub is preparing to open its doors in Penwortham. Tap and Vine will pull its first pints […]

4 weeks ago
Preston supermarket Easter opening hours 2018

Easter eggs are ready to roll, hot cross buns are in, and you are fully prepared for the Easter holiday’s – but then you remember that one thing you forgot […]

4 weeks ago
Hunt for three men on a scooter after New Longton burglary

The men were seen in Balmoral Road and Royalty Lane Pic: Google The men were seen in Balmoral Road and Royalty Lane Pic: Google Police are appealing to trace three men on a scooter after a burglary in New Longton. On Friday […]

4 weeks ago
New retirement flats in Penwortham given the go ahead

How the new care home in Cop Lane may look like How the new care home in Cop Lane may look like A former church hall in Penwortham is to become ‘high quality’ retirement accommodation. McCarthy and Stone have received planning […]

1 month ago
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