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Sale of libraries in Preston and South Ribble should be ‘put on hold’

Fulwood library, built in 1939, could soon be closed A Preston MP has called on Lancashire County Council to slow down its sale of library buildings in the city and across the county. Wyre and Preston North MP Ben […]

6 years ago
Major roadworks begin in centre of Bamber Bridge

Station Road in Bamber Bridge will look a bit different Pic: Google Major roadworks in Bamber Bridge have begun as part of a multi-million pound scheme. Station Road, through the centre of the town, is being revamped with wider footpaths, improved crossings […]

6 years ago
St Catherine’s Hospice is praised for high quality care on inspection

St Catherine’s Hospice has been highly praised for offering compassionate, professional and personalised care to people with life shortening illnesses. Care Quality Commission (CQC) re-awarded the Lostock Hall hospice a […]

6 years ago
Pictures show what firefighters faced tackling Penwortham house fire

Another view of the house on fire Pic: Gavin Seed Pictures show the fireball that emerged from a Penwortham home that has been left gutted by fire. The property in Bramble Court, off Kingswood Drive, faces demolition after a fire […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham family home left fire-ravaged as neighbours tell of explosions

The family home in Bramble Court may need to be demolished Pic: Amanda Leadley A Penwortham family had a lucky escape when their smoke alarm got them out of bed while they conservatory was ablaze. Neighbours have told of how they were awoken by […]

6 years ago
Penwortham teenager has bike taken in robbery

Factory Lane in Penwortham Pic: Google A teenager has been robbed while cycling on his bike in Penwortham. The 12-year-old boy was making his way on his bike along Factory Lane around 7pm on Wednesday 26 […]

6 years ago
Fire crews remain on scene as Penwortham home destroyed

Bramble Court Pic: Google Fire crews remain on the scene after a house fire in Penwortham. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service scrambled crews from Bamber Bridge and Penwortham to the property in Bramble Court, […]

6 years ago
Spate of thefts from cars in Bamber Bridge, Lostock Hall and Walton-le-Dale

Talbot Road has seen vehicles targeted Pic: Google Cars across South Ribble have been targeted by three men according to police in a spate of break-ins. Drivers in Bamber Bridge, Walton-le-Dale and Lostock Hall have been warned to […]

6 years ago
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