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.

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 […]

6 months ago
Police find man dead in Lostock Hall flat

Police presence in Watkin Lane Pic: Aaron Dawber A heavy police presence in Lostock Hall during Thursday was due to the death of a man. South Ribble Police confirmed they were called at 12.20pm on Thursday (4 April). […]

6 months ago
Memories project continues as Dardsley House becomes home to Lostock Hall Medical Centre

Dardsley House is now home to Lostock Hall Medical Centre A heritage project exploring memories of health care is continuing after Lostock Hall Medical Centre opened in Dardsley House. The Doctor, Doctor project is exploring the heritage of Dardsley and […]

6 months ago
Huge new Penwortham housing plan has new name

Proposals for 2,000 new homes in Penwortham now have a new name. What was known as Pickering’s Farm is now The Lanes scheme. Developers Taylor Wimpey and Homes England, the […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pickering’s Farm homes in Penwortham face opposition from Labour group

How a part of the Pickering's Farm neighbourhood may look Opposition councillors on South Ribble Borough Council have come out against a major new housing development in Penwortham. The Labour group in South Ribble has written to campaigners wanting to […]

8 months ago
Lostock Hall Co-Op targeted by cash machine raiders

Police on the scene in Watkin Lane Pic: Blog Preston Would-be thieves have struck at a mini-supermarket in Lostock Hall. South Ribble Police are continuing a scene watch at the Co-Op in Watkin Lane. The attempted theft of a cashpoint […]

8 months ago
Lostock Hall junction due for major resurfacing work

Signs have gone up advising of the work in Brownedge Road Pic: Paul McMullan/Blog Preston A busy junction in Lostock Hall is to see major roadworks for three days. Lancashire County Council says the surface of the Todd Lane and Brownedge Road junction has become […]

8 months ago
Chance to walk Great Wall of China for Preston hospice

Walkers taking on the Great Wall of China trek Ever fancied walking the Great Wall of China? St Catherine’s Hospice is calling on Prestonians to put on their trainers and take on the five-day trek. It follows last year’s […]

9 months ago
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