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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.

South Ribble local election results 2019: ward by ward breakdown

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig South Ribble Borough Council saw the council slip into no overall control. Conservatives saw six seats lost and Labour become the largest party. But no party managed to command a […]

3 weeks ago
Police warning after spate of car thefts across Preston and South Ribble

Police are reminding residents in Preston and South Ribble to secure their property after nine vehicles in Lostock Hall and Walton-le-Dale and four in Penwortham were broken into overnight (April […]

3 weeks ago
Man attacked with knife by two teens in Lostock Hall alley

The attack took place in an alley between the Co-Op and the library Pic: Google Another incident of knife crime has taken place in Preston and South Ribble this week. South Ribble Police are appealing for information after the attack. An 18-year-old was walking through […]

4 weeks ago
The Mill cafe at St Catherine’s Hospice due to expand

How the new extension on The Mill may look A popular cafe at a Preston hospice is undergoing a major expansion. The Mill at St Catherine’s Hospice has been regularly turning people away due to high demand since opening […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cuerden logistics complex plans already face petition against them

Another aerial view of the Cuerden site New proposals for Cuerden’s development are already facing criticism. The Limit Cuerden group have launched a petition against the plans from Lancashire County Council. Previously anchored by IKEA the Cuerden […]

1 month ago
Fresh Cuerden proposals revealed in wake of IKEA and retail park scheme collapse

An aerial view of the current state of the Cuerden site near the M65 and M6 interchange What was due to be a flagship IKEA store in Lancashire and associated retail park now looks set to become a logistics warehouse and industrial centre. Cuerden, off the M6 […]

1 month ago
Woman found dead in Lostock Hall flat

Police were called to an address in Watkin Lane Pic: Google A second person has died at the same block of flats in Lostock Hall in the space of a five days. South Ribble Police were called to the building in […]

1 month ago
Moonlight and Memories walk for St Catherine’s Hospice to use two new routes

Getting ready to be put through their Moonlight and Memories walk paces Striding out for St Catherine’s Hospice is going to go by a new route this year. The city’s hospice puts on its annual Moonlight and Memories walk raising tens of […]

2 months ago
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