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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.

Penwortham charity shop letter causes social media outrage

An unidentified individual has caused an outrage on social media by attacking a local charity shop. The sender was concerned about the potential damage caused to the authors home value […]

6 years ago
Preston supermarkets Easter bank holiday opening times

Morrisons at Preston Docklands While not quite enjoying the mad dash of Christmas to pile your trolley high, Easter is still a busy time at the supermarket. We’ve put together a list of when […]

6 years ago
Wade Barrett: Spreading the Preston word

There aren’t many names that put Preston on the map globally. The most famous example is Sir Tom Finney, while others such as Andrew Flintoff and Phil Jones have pitched […]

6 years ago
Hundreds of new homes could be built on former Penwortham mill site

The former Vernon Carus mill in Penwortham Nearly 400 new homes could be built on the site of the former Vernon Carus mill in Penwortham. Bovis Homes have submitted a planning application to South Ribble Borough Council […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement How City Deal worth millions to Preston will change the face of the city forever

The majority of the City Deal work is to happen in the West of the city Detailed plans have been released showing how the shape of Preston will be changed forever by a multi-million pound plan. The City Deal, worth £434m in funds for new projects […]

7 years ago
Penwortham Live: In your words and pictures

Performer in Slice of Sicily Penwortham Live is an annual festival of music, arts, poetry and drama. Over Friday 28 March and Saturday 29 March hundreds of locals descended on different Penwortham venues to catch […]

7 years ago
Penwortham collision: Driver and boy in hospital after horror smash on Golden Way

Picture tweeted from the scene by Phil Jones, Penwortham fire station manager Witnesses are being sought as a driver and passenger remain in hospital after a collision in Penwortham. The Vauxhall Vectra, driven by a 52-year-old man from Preston, is in Royal […]

7 years ago
Two people taken to hospital after serious smash at Penwortham

Picture tweeted from the scene by Phil Jones, Penwortham fire station manager Preston has been gridlocked during rush hour after a serious incident on the Penwortham flyover. The Air Ambulance, Lancashire Police and crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called […]

7 years ago
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