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News and information about the area of Woodplumpton near Preston, Lancashire

Local elections 2021: Neighbourhood and parish council elections taking place in Preston

Polling station in College ward The next Preston local elections are set to take place on Thursday 6 May – the first local elections since May 2019. Read more: Preston local elections 2021 candidates confirmed […]

6 days ago
Nine areas of Preston and South Ribble record less than three Covid cases in final week of March

Latest Covid case map. A total of nine areas within Preston and South Ribble currently have less than three coronavirus cases. This includes areas such as Penwortham North, Lostock Hall and Haslam Park. However, […]

2 weeks ago
More than 1,000 new homes and roundabout for Preston Western Distributor in new scheme for North West Preston

Plans for new development. Pic: DPP, Preston City Council A planning application has been submitted for a new roundabout and over 1000 properties in Bartle. The application is classed as hybrid as there are plans for a roundabout junction […]

3 weeks ago
Area by area coronavirus cases for Preston and South Ribble up until 18 March

Latest coronavirus figures map. Two places in Preston and South Ribble have reported less than three new coronavirus cases in the past week. However, some areas such as Walton-le-Dale and Lostock Hall have seen […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police launch appeal after motor scooter stolen by teens in Woodplumpton Road

Woodplumpton Road close to the turn with Banksfield Pic: Google Preston Police have launched an appeal in relation to a robbery which occurred on Wednesday, 3 March at around 8pm on the Woodplumpton Road junction of Banksfield. Two teenagers, described […]

4 weeks ago
Investigation launched into the cause of a fire at commercial building in Cottam

At 9:39am on Wednesday, 20 January, eight fire engines from Fulwood, Preston, Penwortham, Leyland, Wesham, Chorley, Longridge and Blackpool, and an aerial ladder platform from Blackburn, attended a fire at […]

3 months ago
Latest area-by-area coronavirus cases in Preston and South Ribble up to 6 January

Latest Preston and South Ribble Coronavirus cases map. The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a rise in cases over the last week (30 December – 6 January). Only three areas decreased in case […]

3 months ago
Up to 500 new homes for Cottam could be step towards new secondary school for North West Preston

The style of new homes in Cottam which could be built Pic: Randall Thorp/planning application Proposals for up to 500 new homes between two main roads in Cottam could pave the way for a new secondary school for the North West of Preston. A 20-hectare […]

3 months ago
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