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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.

Police close off Leyland Road in Penwortham due to flooding

Heavy rain has seen police close off part of Leyland Road in Penwortham. Preston and Lancashire remains in the grip of a weather warning from the Met Office for heavy […]

1 day ago
All but four areas of Preston and South Ribble see coronavirus cases increase in latest local figures

The Covid cases map of Preston is featuring more and more purple - high case areas Pic: Public Health England The week from 14 October to 21 October has seen all but four areas of Preston record an increase in their coronavirus cases. Penwortham North has seen a 163.6 per […]

3 days ago
South Ribble Borough Council wants opinions on potential new logo

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig South Ribble Borough Council are looking for feedback on a new logo. Designers have put a modern twist on the crest, which was a favourite amongst residents when posted on […]

4 days ago
South Ribble Council reveal plan for a virtual Remembrance Sunday

South Ribble Borough Council has revealed a plan to ensure Remembrance Sunday can still be marked despite coronavirus, with a pre-recorded online remembrance service on November 8. Remembrance Sunday in […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 19 October

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 19 October. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Illuminated and […]

5 days ago
Police alert for Longton after cars and properties targeted by burglars

Breaking into a car. Pic: TheDigitalWay Pixabay. South Ribble police have posted on Facebook warning people of a rise in burglaries and vehicle crimes in Longton. The police have received multiple reports in the last few days. […]

1 week ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 12 October

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 12 October. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Single and […]

2 weeks ago
Lime Bar Lounge in Penwortham prepares to reopen after deep clean

Lime Bar in Penwortham Pic: Andrew Livesey A Penwortham bar and cocktail lounge is preparing to open after being closed for a fortnight. Lime Bar Lounge’s owner Jane Johnson took the decision to temporarily shut on 4 […]

2 weeks ago
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