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1,000 free lunches to be handed out this half-term from Penwortham Scout Hut

A Preston firm is providing free packed lunches to children in Penwortham over half-term. On 28 October, from 10 to 1pm, Sale Gurus UK Ltd volunteers will hand out and deliver […]

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Tornado steam train spotted at Preston and Bamber Bridge Railway Stations

The Tornado steam train today visited Preston and Bamber Bridge Railway Stations to the delight of residents. The LNER Peppercorn Class A1 60163 Tornado is a steam locomotive completed in […]

1 day ago
Northern offers reward after thrown bricks smash trains in Leyland

Northern Rail has offered a £500 reward after thrown bricks smashed into trains in Leyland. Two of the incidents occurred on Saturday evenings as Northern services travelled through Leyland. The […]

1 day ago
Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham pupils amongst judges at Lancashire book awards

Pupils from Fulwood, Leyland and Penwortham have judged the 2021 Lancashire Book of the Year Awards. The participating schools were Our Lady’s RC High School in Fulwood, Leyland St. Mary’s […]

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Advertisement Advertisement UCLan graduate named top entrepreneur at travel industry awards

A UCLan graduate was last month named top entrepreneur at a travel industry awards. James Cole, a UCLan Honorary Fellow and former Runshaw College in Leyland student, received the John […]

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Penwortham’s Hurst Grange Cafe to host ‘Howl-O-Ween’ charity dog photoshoot

Penwortham’s Hurst Grange Cafe is hosting a Halloween photoshoot to raise funds for Homeless Hounds. Organised by local puppy trainer MeeraPuppins and Frans Fotos, the dog-friendly Howl-O-Ween charity photoshoot and […]

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Lancashire Police appoints new divisional commander to cover Preston, South Ribble and Chorley

Lancashire Police has appointed a new divisional commander for the South Division. Chief Superintendent Eddie Newton will operate under Lancashire Constabulary’s South Division, covering Chorley, Preston, South Ribble, Ormskirk and […]

6 days ago
Cuerden Valley Park visitor centre and cafe to reopen after arson attack

Cuerden Valley Park sits close to Preston Pic: Cheryl Pennant-Jones Cuerden Valley Park Trust has announced that their visitor centre and cafe will reopen this Saturday following a recent arson attack. Opening on Saturday 16 October, the reopening follows a […]

6 days ago
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