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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.

Fulwood St Catherine’s Hospice volunteer marks 40 years of service with lottery win

A grandma who has volunteered for St Catherine’s for 40 years has celebrated after a £2,000 charity lottery win. Ann Loan from Fulwood began volunteering in a shop to raise […]

4 months ago
South Ribble residents receive free trees under council green initiative

South Ribble residents have received over 7,600 free trees under a council green scheme held at Worden and Withy Grove Parks. On Saturday 15 and Saturday 22 January, South Ribble […]

4 months ago
South Ribble Police seize ‘zombie’ knife during week of action

Zombie style knife seized by police Pic: South Ribble Police South Ribble Police have shared a photo of a large zombie-style knife seized by officers as part of the Neighbourhood Policing Week of Action. Officers out patrolling have so far […]

4 months ago
Penwortham estate agents to donate percentage of home sales to Emmaus

An estate agent will donate proceeds from the sale of its homes each month in 2022 to support homelessness charity Emmaus. Roberts and Co Estate Agents, with offices in Penwortham […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: St Catherine’s Hospice Santa Dash returns to Preston Docks

The annual three-mile St Catherine’s Santa Dash returned on Sunday, December 5, to raise funds for residents living with life-shortening illnesses. This year, supporters of St Catherine’s can choose to […]

6 months ago
Penwortham woman helped by St Catherine’s Hospice bereavement support gives back to the charity

A Penwortham woman has told her story about how St Catherine’s Hospice’s bereavement support helped her through a difficult time, and now she is giving back by making special dedications […]

6 months ago
Equality and diversity to be improved at St Catherine’s Hospice thanks to generous donation

The Freemasons and the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are supporting St Catherine’s Hospice to launch a new equality and diversity research project. It aims to improve equality and diversity […]

6 months ago
Thieves steal safe from Age Concern centre in Lostock Hall

Thieves caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage this week after smashing into an Age Concern centre to steal a safe. On Monday 15 November, the thieves broke into Age […]

6 months ago
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