South Ribble Locations

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Santa Dash returns for St Catherine’s Hospice Christmas Festival

Ready to run? Santa Dash runners at last year's festival A sea of Santas will make their way around Lostock Hall for an annual charity fun run. The Santa Dash is a highlight of the run up to Christmas. St […]

6 years ago
Higher Walton primary school bidding to get pupils loving science from early age

Children at Higher Walton enjoying science activities A group of parents and teachers in South Ribble are campaigning to win funding to help children learn science and engineering skills. Higher Walton Primary School’s parent teacher group have […]

6 years ago
Police called to reports of man ‘tying noose on tree’ in Lostock Hall

Police were scrambled to save a man who has displayed ‘worrying behaviour’ in Lostock Hall. During Wednesday (16 November) morning officers at South Ribble Police received calls about a man […]

6 years ago
Fears Cuerden and IKEA will ‘kill off’ smaller Preston shopping centres

IKEA has long held ambitions of opening in Preston Pic: Toshihiro Oimatsu Major proposals for a multi-million pound retail and housing development near Preston are being displayed this week. Cuerden employment area has been years in the making – and a campaign […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement How a Preston hospice will light up this Christmas

The lights at the hospice in Lostock Hall Twinkling lights are set to be a feature of Christmas at a Preston hospice. The Light up a Life campaign comes to St Catherine’s Hospice and gives the chance for […]

6 years ago
Meatballs and traffic! IKEA is coming to Preston as Cuerden plans unveiled

Ikea has long held ambitions to open in Lancashire Pic: Gerard Stolk Ikea is to be the flagship store at a major new development on the outskirts of Preston. Cuerden strategic site at where the M65 begins has been earmarked for development […]

6 years ago
Lostock Hall library and children’s centre to close this month

Lostock Hall library has now closed Pic: Google Lostock Hall library will close its door at the end of November. Lancashire County Council has announced plans to close the site of Lostock Hall library and children’s centre at […]

6 years ago
Picture released as spate of car break-ins in Lostock Hall continue

CCTV picture released by South Ribble Police of man in driveway after trying a car door A CCTV image has been released following a warning of car break-ins across the south of Preston. Roads in Bamber Bridge, Lostock Hall and Walton-le-Dale have all been targeted according […]

6 years ago
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