Lostock Hall

To the south of Preston, Lostock Hall is an area between Penwortham and Walton-le-Dale. It has a railway station is within South Ribble. Its name comes from James de Lostock who in 1212 built Lostock’s Hall.

Cuerden Valley Park to host magical light trail experience

Visitors will be able to wind their way through light installations Pic: Cuerden Valley Park A new light spectacular is coming to Cuerden Valley Park. The Northern Lights event will see the park’s Pinetum illuminated to create a magical light trail experience. Visitors will be […]

2 weeks ago
Community groups in South Ribble urged to apply for £100,000 fund

The Base II opening event South Ribble’s voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise sectors can receive up to £20,000 in funding. With £100,000 available in total, those eligible can apply until 23 February.  The scheme […]

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South Ribble Borough Council urges eligible households to claim £500 cost of living grant

South Ribble Borough Council building. Pic: South Ribble Council Funding is available to help support households in South Ribble who are struggling due to the Cost of Living Crisis. Those eligible will receive one-off payments of up to £500 […]

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Residents near Pickering’s Farm site feel condemned to ‘living on a building site for next 20 years’

Bee Lane A resident whose quiet home is at the centre of long-opposed plans for a massive housing estate in the South Ribble countryside says that he and his neighbours have been […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Five-year battle against Pickering’s Farm plans could be over after government overruled local decision

Dog walkers in Bee Lane A five-year battle against controversial plans to build 1,100 homes in a rural part of South Ribble looks to be over after it emerged that the legal process to challenge […]

1 month ago
Firefighters tackle Lostock Hall barn fire for two hours

Staninfield Lane runs between Leyland and Lostock Hall Pic: Google Firefighters spent two hours tackling a fire at a barn on the outskirts of Lostock Hall. Crews were called to Staninfield Lane around 3.30pm on Wednesday 3 January, according to […]

2 months ago
Reports of burglary lead to police stumbling on substantial cannabis grow in Lostock Hall

Cannabis discovered in Lostock Hall A ‘substantial cannabis grow’ was discovered in Lostock Hall after police were initially called to reports of a burglary. Officers from Lancashire Constabulary were called to Watkin Lane in Lostock […]

2 months ago
Cuerden Valley Park warning issued to dog walkers after sheep deaths

Aerial view of Cuerden Valley Park Pic: BBC LDRS/Lancashire County Council A warning has been issued for dogs to be kept on leads at Cuerden Valley Park. It comes following two separate incidents where sheep have been attacked. Bosses at Cuerden […]

2 months ago
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