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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.

Motorcyclist treated for broken bones after Penwortham crash

Pope Lane was shut from the Woodville Road junction to the junction with Highfield Drive Pic: Google Pope Lane was shut from the Woodville Road junction to the junction with Highfield Drive Pic: Google A motorcyclist is recovering after a crash in Penwortham which closed a major […]

9 hours ago
Penwortham road back open after serious crash

Pope Lane has been closed by police Pic: Google Pope Lane has been closed by police Pic: Google Police had closed a main road in Penwortham following a crash. It is understood a motorcyclist is involved as emergency services […]

1 day ago
New dry cleaners opening in Penwortham

Franchisee Alison Cannon (left) with business owner Natasha Davies Franchisee Alison Cannon (left) with business owner Natasha Davies A former hair studio in Penwortham is re-opening as an eco-friendly dry cleaners. Mum of three Alison Cannon is taking on […]

5 days ago
General Election 2017 candidates for South Ribble

Ballot Box Confirmation has been given of who will be standing for South Ribble in the general election. Thursday 8 June sees the United Kingdom go to the polls in a snap […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Coach House restoration in Hurst Grange Park secures funds

The coach house in Hurst Grange Park dates to the 1850s The coach house in Hurst Grange Park dates to the 1850s An important first step on bringing an abandoned Victorian coach house near Preston into use has been taken. The […]

2 weeks ago
South Ribble results for the Lancashire County Council 2017 local elections

Counting taking place at Guild Hall Results for the 2017 Lancashire County Council elections will appear below as and when they are announced. You can also follow our live updates […]

2 weeks ago
Affordable homes could be built in Penwortham

The style of homes which could be built at Hill Road South The style of homes which could be built at Hill Road South Penwortham could see a further 61 new homes built if plans are approved for derelict land. Galiford Try […]

3 weeks ago
Longton woman’s candle business is warming up nicely

Sally Bennett is confident she can get her product into major retailers Sally Bennett is confident she can get her product into major retailers A Preston candle-maker is setting her sights on becoming a household name. Sally Bennett, 27, launched Beanmade Candles […]

1 month ago
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