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.

Next step for giant Cuerden retail park as environmental report submitted

Area known as the Cuerden site earmarked for development The next step in a huge new retail and office park to the south of Preston has been taken. Cuerden Site, next to where the M65 begins, has been earmarked […]

5 years ago
Police reopen M6 at Junction 28 towards Preston

M6 northbound at Junction 28 Pic: Google Lancashire Police shut the M6 just south of Preston due to an ‘ongoing incident’. The northbound carriageway between Junction 28 and Junction 29 had been closed to traffic just after […]

5 years ago
Penwortham library could re-open as a museum

Penwortham Library stamped its final book on Friday 30 September Pic: Google Penwortham library may be keeping its doors open and be turned into a museum. Lancashire County Council has revealed which libraries and community buildings across the county are to be […]

5 years ago
BMW driver released on bail as investigation in death of Dylan Crossey continues

Dylan Crossey who died after the collision in Chainhouse Lane Pic: Google The driver of a BMW involved in a crash which led to the death of a 15-year-old boy near Preston has been released on bail. Dylan Crossey was cycling along […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Government confirms it will investigate Preston library closures

Lostock Hall library has now closed Pic: Google A formal complaint has been raised against the closure of libraries in Preston and Lancashire by Lancashire County Council. Wyre and Preston North MP Ben Wallace says the county council […]

5 years ago
Tank roundabout roadworks completed on the A582

The tank is moved to its new position by crews at Flensburg Way Commuters coming into Preston from the south have been given some good news as a major step in the roadworks at a busy roundabout have been completed. Lancashire County Council […]

5 years ago
How you can get a will written and help a Preston hospice

Lynne Whittaker who is in charge of fundraising at the hospice Writing a will can be a daunting and difficult process – but there’s a chance to make one and donate to a Preston charity at the same time. St Catherine’s […]

5 years ago
Chinese lanterns in night’s sky in memory of Preston crash victim

Mark McNulty and lanterns lit in his memory Pic: Andy Speariett Lanterns have sailed over Moor Park during Sunday night in memory of a Preston man who died in a crash. Mark McNulty, 26, died on the A5092 in Cumbria last […]

5 years ago
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