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Much Hoole A59 crash leaves man in ‘critical condition’

A pedestrian has been left seriously injured after a car crash in Much Hoole yesterday (Monday, January 8, 2024). The incident happened at around 6pm when a Mazda 2 travelling […]

1 month ago
Controversial plans for Hutton dog school thwarted over barking fears

Hutton locals celebrate planning inspector's decision Plans for a new dog agility school in a rural part of South Ribble have been thwarted by fears that the lives of locals could have been blighted by barking. […]

2 months ago
‘Impossible to survive’ – Leyland cafe closes blaming growing costs

The Hideout Pic: Blog Preston Popular Leyland cafe The Hideout has announced its closure. The Hideout’s owners shared the news on Facebook, saying that growing costs had made it ‘impossible to survive’. They said the […]

2 months ago
Firefighters tackle Lostock Hall barn fire for two hours

Staninfield Lane runs between Leyland and Lostock Hall Pic: Google Firefighters spent two hours tackling a fire at a barn on the outskirts of Lostock Hall. Crews were called to Staninfield Lane around 3.30pm on Wednesday 3 January, according to […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Funeral details for Anthony ‘Tony’ Dilworth confirmed

Tony Dilworth Funeral and wake details for a legend of Lancashire’s Sunday Football League have been confirmed. Anthony ‘Tony’ Dilworth passed away on Christmas Eve. Prestonian Tony was born in the city […]

2 months ago
Two teenagers charged after incident at Walton-le-Dale Spar

The Spar store on Sandringham Road Two teenagers have been charged after an incident on New Year’s Eve that triggered a significant police response. Officers from Lancashire Constabulary were called to the Spar on Sandringham Road, […]

2 months ago
Lorry at Leyland Trucks is donated to vehicle museum

Katherine Fletcher MP signs the DAF LF lorry. Pic: Katherine Fletcher Katherine Fletcher, MP for South Ribble, visited Leyland Trucks this month and signed the last DAF LF lorry which is being donated to the British Commercial Vehicle Museum. The truck […]

2 months ago
Reports of burglary lead to police stumbling on substantial cannabis grow in Lostock Hall

Cannabis discovered in Lostock Hall A ‘substantial cannabis grow’ was discovered in Lostock Hall after police were initially called to reports of a burglary. Officers from Lancashire Constabulary were called to Watkin Lane in Lostock […]

2 months ago
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