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.

First World War Soldiers Remembered at St Mary’s Church, Penwortham

Heather Crook, Editor of The Preston Magazine, would like the people of Preston, and in particular the Penwortham area, to know of a quest to find information of the men […]

7 years ago
Penwortham pair need your help to Win A Wedding

Dave and Victoria need your help A Penwortham couple are calling on Prestonians to help them secure their wedding day. David Lowe and Victoria Wood, who have been together for five years, are in the running […]

7 years ago
The Hunters pub due to open during Spring in Lostock Hall

Artist impression of The Hunters A Preston pub is set for a major refurbishment ahead of re-opening in the Spring. The Hunters becomes what was the Welcome Inn on Hennel Lane in Lostock Hall. Thwaites […]

7 years ago
Second phase of electricity cable work in progress along side of River Ribble

Electricity North West engineers Work on the next phase of a huge electricity upgrade project is under way. Electricity North West is laying miles of new underground cables and spending £2 million on ensuring […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement A582 widening: Public to be consulted on dual carriageway plan for key Preston route

The A582 roundabout is a major pinchpoint on the Preston road network Making one of the busiest routes into Preston a dual carriageway is being considered by transport bosses. The A582 through South Ribble is a key route in the Preston road […]

7 years ago
Lostock Hall roundabout roadworks to begin from early January

The A582 roundabout is a major pinchpoint on the Preston road network A key roundabout on a route in and out of Preston is due to have major roadworks from early January. Lancashire County Council will be digging up the Lostock Lane/Stanifield […]

7 years ago
Car found flipped on its side in Penwortham

A car was flipped on its side in the early hours of Sunday morning. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were called out to Priory Lane in Penwortham to reports of […]

7 years ago
A582 widening: Public invited to give views as Penwortham dual carriageway plan moves forward

The tank roundabout Congestion-busting plans to turn a key route to and from Preston into dual carriageway are being put out to the public. The A582 is due to be upgraded to have […]

7 years ago
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