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Grimsargh

The village of Grimsargh sits to the North East edge of Preston, a short drive from the major motorway links

Longridge recycling centre opening hours to be cut

The recycling centre in Longridge Pic: Google The recycling centre in Longridge Pic: Google A recycling centre near Preston could see its opening hours cutback. Lancashire County Council is proposing to slash the Longridge household waste recycling […]

2 days ago
United Utilities works to shut roads near Grimsargh for months

Haighton Green Lane where the pumping station will be put in Pic: Google Haighton Green Lane where the pumping station will be put in Pic: Google Major sewer works are to close a busy rural route near Grimsargh for months. United Utilities are […]

3 weeks ago
Dramatic new play to premiere on the site of Whittingham Asylum

Whittingham ballroom First World War soldiers in barracks Pic: Eric Northey A play about the drama of life in Whittingham Asylum during the First World War will premiere on the old asylum site. The […]

4 weeks ago
Recycling Lives wants its recycling park to operate for longer

The fragmentiser in action The fragmentation machine at Recycling Lives A recycling plant has applied to be able to operate earlier in the morning and later into the evening. Recycling Lives wants to extend […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Exhibition to explore hidden histories of Whittingham Asylum

If only walls could speak. Inside the former Whittingham mental hospital. Pic: scrappynw Nurses in Ward 1. Left: S Best (standing) and M Martin. Right: G Heighton or M Dooley and Margaret Smith. Image courtesy of the Harris An exhibition will explore the […]

1 month ago
Driver arrested and passenger in hospital after speed camera car crash

What remains of the speed camera in Longridge Road Pic: Stephen Melling What remains of the speed camera in Longridge Road Pic: Stephen Melling A man remains in hospital after a car he was a passenger in hit a speed camera in […]

1 month ago
Grimsargh and Longridge ‘roadworks alley’ causing long delays

Roadworks signs have gone up along Preston Road in Grimsargh and into Longridge Pic: EsbenS Roadworks signs have gone up along Preston Road in Grimsargh and into Longridge Pic: EsbenS Motorists heading between Longridge and Preston are facing extended journeys due to a run of […]

2 months ago
Stargazing to take place at Hoghton Tower

A chance to glimpse the stars is taking place at Hoghton Tower in November. Stargazing at the Tower takes place on Sunday 11 November and sees the banqueting hall turned […]

2 months ago
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