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

Hundreds of people object to new Whittingham homes

The plans for Whittingham Lane The plans for Whittingham Lane A proposal for new homes in Whittingham looks set for approval despite hundreds of objections. Preston North and Wyre MP Ben Wallace has also expressed […]

3 months ago
Final Whittingham Lives event to explore “the lunacy of war”

Doctors at Whittingham, Courtesy Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library Doctors at Whittingham, Courtesy The Harris The final event in the Whittingham Lives project will explore the impact of war on Whittingham Asylum and its patients. The conference, titled The Lunacy of War: […]

3 months ago
Final stage for major Grimsargh homes development

How part of the new development may look in Grimsargh How part of the new development may look in Grimsargh Nearly 150 new homes could be built off Preston Road in Grimsargh. Story Homes has submitted its final proposals for […]

3 months ago
Grimsargh crash investigation continues as road reopens after seven hours

Emergency services can be seen in the distance in Grimsargh Pic: Jaishri Masalawala Emergency services can be seen in the distance in Grimsargh Pic: Jaishri Masalawala A major road between Grimsargh and Longridge has reopened after a crash. Preston Police closed the road […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Hoghton woman named in food industry’s ones to watch

Amy Cheadle from The Northern Dough Company Amy Cheadle from The Northern Dough Company A baker from Hoghton has seen her dough rising nicely this year. Amy Cheadle, who co-founded the Northern Dough Company, has been named […]

3 months ago
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 […]

3 months 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 […]

4 months 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 months ago
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