South Ribble Locations

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Digitising South Ribble’s role in the First World War

From left to right clockwise: Arthur Claud Middleton, George Clarke and Wesleyean memorial in Leyland South Ribble in the Great War is a digitisation project and website aiming to catalogue all the memorials in the local area and tell the stories of those who fought and […]

7 years ago
St Catherine’s Hospice to receive special cake for 30th anniversary celebrations

Andrea Ousby will be mixing up a treat for St Catherine's Hospice A Preston hospice is to have a special cake created for its 30th anniversary. April 29 marks the moment when three decades ago St Catherine’s Hospice in Lostock Hall first […]

7 years ago
Good Friday Walk of Witness through Penwortham streets

Penwortham parishioners took to the streets for the annual Good Friday Walk of Witness. A wooden cross was carried at the head of the procession which started at St Mary’s […]

7 years ago
A582 roadworks: Second stage to begin at Broad Oak roundabout near Booths

Roadworks take place near the Booths store in Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall More roadworks are coming to Preston as the next stage in widening the A582 into a dual carriageway begins. Lancashire County Council is to start work on the southern section […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston pensioner phone call scam: Police issue urgent warning after thousands handed over to scammers

Police are warning Preston pensioners to beware of scam phone callers after a spate of incidents since February. Two pensioners handed over thousands of pounds to cold callers who call […]

7 years ago
Penwortham bypass: New route confirmed for link road in South Ribble

The route of the Penwortham Bypass. Click to see it bigger. A key route aimed at cutting congestion through Penwortham and the south of Preston has been agreed. Penwortham Bypass now has its provisional route confirmed and locked down by planners […]

7 years ago
Lostock Hall man retires after almost half a century at Preston firm

A senior quantity surveyor has retired after nearly 50 years’ service to a Preston- based company, Frank Whittle Partnership. Roger White retired on his 65th birthday, after his mum found […]

7 years ago
Penwortham Bypass: New route for link road in south of Preston due to be agreed

The route of the Penwortham Bypass. Click to see it bigger. A final route for the Penwortham Bypass is due to be approved this week. Lancashire County Council will move to protect a route for the road which is expected to […]

7 years ago
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