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

Police searching for missing 35-year-old man with links to Preston

Craig Daffern Update: Police say body found in Catforth is missing Blackpool man Lancashire Police are appealing for help to find missing 35-year-old Craig Daffern. Craig was last seen in the Paddock […]

5 months ago
320 new homes in Higher Bartle to be given green light

The style of new homes in Cottam which could be built Pic: Randall Thorp/planning application An application to build up to 320 houses in Higher Bartle is set for approval. The development would be on a 20-hectare site of farmland to the east of Sandy Lane […]

6 months ago
Fire crews put out Woodplumpton house blaze

Newsham Hall Lane Pic: Google Crews from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service have put out a house blaze in Woodplumpton. They were called at 2.15am today (Tuesday 28 December) to the fire at a property […]

6 months ago
Woodplumpton residents object as local centre could be dropped from housing development

The style of new homes in Cottam which could be built Pic: Randall Thorp/planning application Woodplumpton residents are objecting to an amended planning application that would see community facilities dropped from a nearby development. The original proposals from Bloor Homes and Taylor Wimpey for up […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Western Distributor update given and new road closure details

A major new road is being built – the Preston Western Distributor, which will link Preston and southern Fylde to the M55 motorway. The road is scheduled to open in […]

9 months ago
Elswick woman honours niece during 20-mile fundraiser for Rainbow Hub

An Elswick woman has raised £220 during a 20-mile charity walk and cycle for Rainbow Hub. Jayne Emmington, a member of the Knott End Golf Club, raised funds through a […]

9 months ago
Planning application submitted for 42 new homes in Woodplumpton

What the development will look like. A planning application has been submitted for 42 houses to be built in Woodplumpton. The houses will consist of a mixture of three and four bedroom houses on land between […]

9 months ago
The Plough at Eaves reopens after major renovation

The Plough at Eaves near Woodplumpton is known to be one of the oldest pubs in Lancashire. It dates back to 1625. The pub has recently reopened after it was […]

10 months ago
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