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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.

Driver taken to hospital after Penwortham crash

Leyland Road Pic: Google Leyland Road Pic: Google An elderly man is in hospital after a crash in Penwortham on Tuesday (12 December) afternoon. Two cars were involved in the crash in Leyland Road […]

9 hours ago
Report of attempted car-jacking in Penwortham

Hawkesbury Drive Pic: Google Hawkesbury Drive Pic: Google A mum-of-two from Penwortham has triggered an increase in police patrols across the area. She reported an attempted car-jacking by a group of youths in Hawskbury […]

4 days ago
Penwortham shop is raided AGAIN – police believe same man responsible

Google image of the store in Penwortham Google image of the store in Penwortham A shop in Penwortham has been robbed for the third time in as many months. South Ribble Police are appealing for witnesses after […]

5 days ago
Smoking garlic bread triggers firefighter call-out to Penwortham

Sherburn Road in Penwortham off Studholme Crescent Pic: Google Sherburn Road in Penwortham off Studholme Crescent Pic: Google Dinner went very wrong at one household in Penwortham on Wednesday evening. Firefighters were called to the home in Sherburn Road, […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Investigation begins as off-licence raided in Penwortham

Google image of the store in Penwortham Google image of the store in Penwortham An off-licence in Penwortham has been raided for the second time in as many months. McColls in Leyland Road was raided around 7pm […]

2 weeks ago
Picture of man released in connection with Penwortham shop raid

CCTV image released of man police want to speak to CCTV image released of man police want to speak to Police want to trace a man after a robbery at a shop in Penwortham. Around 9.25pm on Friday 6 October […]

2 weeks ago
Preston headquartered Booths puts itself up for sale

Roadworks take place near the Booths store in Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall One Booths store in Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall A supermarket with five stores in and around Preston has reportedly put itself up for sale. Booths, which is headquartered in Longridge […]

2 weeks ago
Dog walker wanted after Cuerden Valley dispute over dog mess leads to attack

Cuerden Valley Park sits close to Preston Pic: Cheryl Pennant-Jones Cuerden Valley Park sits close to Preston Pic: Cheryl Pennant-Jones A dispute over dog fouling in a park near Preston has seen a woman viciously attacked. South Ribble Police are […]

2 weeks ago
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