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.

These libraries in Preston and South Ribble close on Friday

Bamber Bridge and Fulwood libraries are threatened with closure These buildings which have provided learning and information for people for decades are to close their doors on Friday for a final time. Lancashire County Council has pushed ahead with […]

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Explosions reported near Preston motorway junction

Smoke can be seen near Lostock Hall Pic: Aimee Horwich Reports of two loud explosions near Preston have been made on Wednesday (14 September) afternoon. A number of Prestonians have reported seeing smoke coming from near the Walton Summit business […]

5 years ago
M6 reopens near Preston as teenager critically ill in hospital

Queue captured on highway traffic cameras of the delays on the M6 Pic: Highways England A pedestrian remains in a critical condition in hospital after a major crash on the M6 near Preston. The M6 was shut for nearly four hours while emergency services with […]

5 years ago
Lostock Hall robbery: CCTV pictures released in hunt for two men

CCTV from inside the shop during the robbery Pictures have been released showing a shop in Lostock Hall during a robbery. Two men are seen entering the Kwik Stop Shop in Linden Drive. During the incident around 9pm […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flood alert issued for parts of Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge

Parts of Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge have been placed on flood alert after heavy rain in the Preston area. The Environment Agency has issued flood alerts for the Rivers […]

5 years ago
How a nurse is skydiving to raise funds for hospice where her father died

Maxine says she doesn't have a head for heights A nurse at a Preston hospice is preparing to throw herself from a plane to raise money for where she works. Maxine Concannon, a clinic nurse specialist, works at the […]

5 years ago
This slice of Tuscany is a prize winning garden

This garden was clearly not inspired by the Preston weather Pic: Colin Lane A little slice of Tuscany created in rainy old Preston has triumphed at the Southport Flower Show. The stunning show garden which focuses on an olive tree is the brainchild […]

5 years ago
Tank roundabout to be closed overnight during next four weeks

Centurion Tank moves to its new position Final overnight closures on a major roundabout on the outskirts of Preston are to take place. The Tank roundabout where Flensburg Way and Penwortham Way meet has seen roadworks ongoing […]

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