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News and information about Leyland, a town in the borough of South Ribble and has the headquarters of South Ribble Borough Council within it as well as Worden Park

Offenders who target vulnerable victims in South Ribble brought to justice by Operation Chastity

Operation Chastity is an ongoing campaign which targets offenders who prey on vulnerable people for financial gain. The campaign, which has been running for several years, covers the South Ribble […]

5 months ago
Significant economic boost for South Ribble as Farington logistics and industrial hub approved

South Ribble Borough Council planning committee have approved a logistics and industrial hub in Farington. The scheme is expected to bring a significant economic boost to the region through the […]

5 months ago
Elderly Leyland man attacked with metal bar in rogue trader break-in

Balshaw Crescent, Leyland Pic: Google An elderly Leyland man is in hospital after a gang of four rogue traders attacked him in his own home. One man was arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary at […]

5 months ago
Area-by-area Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble up to 14 January

Latest Preston and South Ribble Coronavirus cases map The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a rise in Covid-19 cases over the last week (8 to 14 January). The largest increases in the 22 […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Storm Christoph causes flooding on the rail line between Leyland and Bolton

A Northern train service at Preston Station Pic: darrener24d National Rail have taken to social media to warn commuters of the disruption caused by Storm Cristoph. Heavy rain has flooded the railway between Leyland and Bolton. Buses have been […]

5 months ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 11 January

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 11 January. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Proposed first […]

5 months ago
Preston Pirates BMX star wins Young Achiever sports award

Leon Parker-Livesey became British Champion in 2019 Pic: Simon Parker A Preston Pirates BMX star has won the Young Achievers – Under 21 category at the GLL Preston Sports Awards. Leon Parker-Livesey, who turns 16 this month, beat off competitors […]

5 months ago
Barclays in Leyland town centre to close ‘in first three months of 2021’

Barclays in Leyland town centre Barclays is set to close 63 of its branches in the first three months of 2021. One of the branches being closed is the bank in Leyland in Balfour St […]

5 months ago
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