Lostock Hall

To the south of Preston, Lostock Hall is an area between Penwortham and Walton-le-Dale. It has a railway station is within South Ribble. Its name comes from James de Lostock who in 1212 built Lostock’s Hall.

St Catherine’s Hospice wins prestigious award celebrating ‘outstanding’ patient feedback

Staff at St Catherine's with their awards. Pic: St Catherine's Hospice St Catherine’s Hospice in Lostock Hall has been recognised for receiving ‘outstanding’ feedback from patients and families. Their inpatient unit, Hospice at Home and the Clinical Nurse Specialist community teams […]

1 week ago
Leyland Road roadworks put back by a month

Leyland Road is to see new bus stop shelters put in Pic: Google Planned roadworks for a busy route between Penwortham and Lostock Hall have been put back by a month. A stretch of Leyland Road from the Bee Lane roundabout to the […]

1 week ago
Leyland Road in Penwortham to see 10 days of temporary traffic lights

Signs up in Leyland Road ahead of the resurfacing work Pic: Blog Preston A busy road through Penwortham is set to see major disruption from Tuesday. Lancashire County Council is putting temporary traffic lights in place in Leyland Road between Penwortham and Lostock […]

2 weeks ago
Leyland housing company invites charities to pitch for funding at ‘Dragon’s Den-style event’

Progress Housing Group colleagues and volunteers at the previous Soup Dragon’s Den A Leyland-based housing company is inviting charities to pitch for funding at a ‘Dragon’s Den-style event’. Progress Housing Group is calling on charities and community groups in the South Ribble […]

4 weeks ago
Preston man takes on 200-mile ultra-marathon for St Catherine’s Hospice

Ben Hardman is aiming to complete the run in 60 hours. Pic: Ben Hardman A man from Preston is running a 200-mile ultra-marathon to raise money for St Catherine’s Hospice. Ben Hardman is aiming to complete the challenge in under 60 hours, starting on […]

2 months ago
Residential land in Lostock Hall sells at auction for £15,000

A plot of residential land in Lostock Hall has sold at auction for £15,000. The piece of land sold, on the west side of 22 Brownedge Road, on Wednesday, March […]

2 months ago
River Darwen near Preston the second most sewage spilled river in England

River Darwen looking towards Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A section of river near Preston was one of the most polluted in England last year. New figures on sewage spills released by the Environment Agency and analysed by The […]

2 months ago
Renovated Lostock Hall family centre opens

Mayor and Mayoress of South Ribble, Chris and Kim Lomax open the centre. Pic: South Ribble Borough Council A new, upgraded family centre in South Ribble was opened last week in the heart of Lostock Hall. The centre will host Finleys Families and the Tippytoes Baby Bank, supporting […]

2 months ago
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