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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.

Lostock Hall caravan firm Lunar has been sold

The Lunar Caravans factory in Lostock Hall Pic: Google Dozens of jobs have been saved after a caravan manufacturing firm in Lostock Hall has found a buyer. Administrators were called in at Lunar Caravans in mid-July after the firm […]

2 days ago
Flood alert issued for River Ribble and River Darwen at Preston

River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale Pic: Laura Ousby River levels are rising on the Lower River Ribble and River Darwen. A flood alert is in force from the Environment Agency. Update: During Monday morning all flood alerts and […]

3 weeks ago
Lostock Hall caravan makers Lunar go into administration

The Lunar Caravans factory in Lostock Hall Pic: Google A caravan manufacturer in Lostock Hall has been placed into administration. Lunar Caravans employs 196 people and is headquartered in Sherdley Road. Partners David Acland and Lila Thomas from specialist […]

1 month ago
Spot yourself in the largest Moonlight and Memories Walk yet for St Catherine’s Hospice

More than 1,000 people made their way through the streets of Lostock Hall last weekend to raise money for the city’s hospice. The annual event raised more than £90,000 for […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston hospice receives £12,000 after local firm’s 8,000 mile cycle challenge

Representatives of the Factory to Festival ride pose with the £12k cheque donated to St Catherine’s St Catherine’s Hospice has received a donation of £12,000 after a Leyland Trucks cycling fundraiser. Over 110 novice riders and cycling enthusiasts from the company took part in this year’s […]

2 months ago
Spot yourself at Yellow Day 2019 for St Catherine’s Hospice

Donkey rides, penalty shoot outs and fire walking were all in a day’s work for a city hospice. St Catherine’s Hospice held its annual Yellow Day on Sunday (23 June). […]

2 months ago
Crazy golf, Blackburn Rovers and slime coming to Preston hospice annual fundraiser

People enjoying last year's St Catherine's Hospice Yellow Day Some different attractions are coming to this year’s St Catherine’s Hospice family fun day. The annual Yellow Day garden fête fundraiser is known for stalls, music and dancing, food, fairground […]

2 months ago
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 […]

4 months ago
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