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News and information for the area of Penwortham. Although not politically in Preston it is perhaps spiritually. Penwortham is just across the River Ribble from Preston but many Penworthiams class themselves as Prestonians, although they are part of South Ribble Borough Council.

Boy cyclist suffers minor injuries after Penwortham collision

A young boy has suffered minor injuries after a collision with a car in Penwortham. Police were called out by the North West Ambulance Service to Cop Lane, just outside […]

7 years ago
Penwortham science boy wonder Jamie Edwards to speak at TedxSalford

Jamie Edwards A Preston schoolboy is to appear at one of the biggest speaking events in the world. Jamies Edwards, 13, is an amateur scientist who is the youngest person ever to […]

7 years ago
Papa Johns pizza takeaway opens in Penwortham

The new Pappa Johns on Liverpool Road A new pizza takeaway has opened in Penwortham. Papa Johns took over the former Barclay’s Bank on Liverpool Road. It faced objections from local councillors and residents who said it […]

7 years ago
Lancashire Police open day: Saturday date added due to exceptional demand

Police officers on duty Lancashire Police have added an extra day for their behind the scenes tours of the police HQ near Preston. Officers are going to be on hand during a behind the […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Operation Nemesis: Seven people charged with drugs offences after Preston raids

A battering ram was used on one property to force the door Seven people have been charged by police following drugs raids across Preston on Wednesday. Police raided 13 addresses across the city, plus homes in Penwortham and Bamber Bridge, as part […]

7 years ago
Operation Nemesis: Details of seven people arrested during drugs raids

Police officers raid a house in Preston on Wednesday morning Seven men and woman have been arrested on suspicion of being involved in drug dealing in the city. Police raided addresses across Preston, Penwortham and Bamber Bridge on Wednesday. The […]

7 years ago
Lancashire Police open day: 8,000 tickets gone for Hutton headquarters day

Police horses on patrol Lancashire Police may release more tickets to their behind the scenes day at the Hutton headquarters. Just on the edge of Preston, the building is to host dog training demonstrations, […]

7 years ago
St Catherine’s Hospice new cafe named by volunteers

Joanne Copeland and Issy Hayes at The Mill in the hospice grounds Prestonians have helped name the rooms in a Preston charities new cafe. The Mill in the grounds of the St Catherine’s Hospice is a cafe and information centre. Hospice managers […]

7 years ago
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