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News and information for the area of Penwortham. Although not politically in Preston it is perhaps spiritually. Penwortham is just across the River Ribble from Preston but many Penworthiams class themselves as Prestonians, although they are part of South Ribble Borough Council.

Heart, Mind, Body and Soul Festival coming to Preston

Ashbridge School is the venue for the festival Ashbridge School is the venue for the festival Preston charity Heartbeat is hosting a wellness festival to celebrate¬†40 years of helping people rebuild their lives after major heart events. The […]

2 days ago
A new England World Cup song performed by Penwortham teachers

Dancing England fan in the video Dancing England fan in the video Two teachers from Penwortham have penned what they hope will become the latest England World Cup classic. With the Three Lions through to the […]

1 week 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. […]

2 weeks ago
Chance to see proposals for thousands of new Penwortham homes

How a part of the Pickering's Farm neighbourhood may look How a part of the Pickering’s Farm neighbourhood may look Anyone living near the proposed building of 3,000 new homes in Penwortham is being asked for their views. Pickering’s Farm, […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police release CCTV picture after man smashed way out of Penwortham shop

A man police want to speak to after McColls raid A man police want to speak to after McColls raid A man smashed his way out of a Penwortham shop after the staff hit the panic button. McColls in Leyland […]

1 month ago
New affordable homes built in Penwortham

Two of the homes within The Maltings development Two of the homes within The Maltings development Affordable homes in Penwortham are being opened up to visitors during Sunday. The Maltings development off Hill Road South has seen 30 […]

1 month ago
Penwortham Gala 2018 – what’s on, where and when

Penwortham’s Gala returns for a weekend of singing, processions and more. Roads will be closed across Penwortham as the annual parade takes place. Hill Road South is where it starts […]

1 month ago
Lime Bar one of number of Penwortham businesses targeted in attempted break-ins

Two of the men seen on CCTV Pic: Lime Bar Two of the men seen on CCTV Pic: Lime Bar A Penwortham bar has released CCTV pictures showing masked armed men raiding the premises in Liverpool Road. Lime Bar Lounge […]

1 month ago
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