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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.

A valuable multi-coloured beard has raised cash for Preston hospice

Les presents his donation to St Catherine's Hospice - and sports his England beard Les Hewitson A Preston man has gone all shades of the rainbow with his beard to raise money for St Catherine’s Hospice. Les Hewitson has seen more than £1,000 donated […]

7 months ago
All the new library opening hours for Preston and South Ribble libraries

Cathy Openshaw shares a smile with Carol Green as she takes out books from the reopened library Cathy Openshaw shares a smile with Carol Green as she takes out books from the reopened library Libraries across Preston and South Ribble are seeing changes to their opening times. […]

7 months ago
Spot yourself at St Catherine’s Moonlight and Memories Walk

A sea of pink took over St Catherine’s Park as more than 1,200 walkers came together to remember their loved ones. Men, women, families and colleagues took part in the […]

7 months ago
Police dog pins down two attempted burglary suspects in Lostock Hall

Berry Street saw lots of police activity Pic: Google Berry Street saw lots of police activity Pic: Google A police dog cornered two suspected burglars in Lostock Hall during Saturday night. South Ribble Police were called out to reports […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Who will take on Cuerden site after IKEA?

Aerial view of the Cuerden development Aerial view of the Cuerden development A major development site on the outskirts of Preston has been rebranded and politicians are appealing for a new anchor store to take on […]

7 months ago
How you can walk on hot coals and help a Preston hospice

St Catherine's Hospice's sponsored firewalk returns to Yellow Day this weekend St Catherine’s Hospice’s sponsored firewalk returns to Yellow Day this weekend St Catherine’s Hospice’s popular family fun day returns this weekend with fairground rides, farm animals, firewalking and more. The […]

7 months ago
St Catherine’s Hospice to host brand new Ladies’ Night

Daniella Gallagher Daniella Gallagher Get the girls together for a night of pampering, fashion and beauty, all in support of St Catherine’s Hospice. As the first of its kind, this special charity […]

8 months ago
IKEA Cuerden response in full from Lancashire County Council

Aerial view of the Cuerden development Aerial view of the Cuerden development Politicians are vowing that Cuerden will still go ahead despite IKEA withdrawing from the scheme. Lancashire County Council have expressed their ‘extreme disappointment’ with […]

8 months ago
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