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.

Penwortham Christmas Markets to run on Pope Lane and Liverpool Road

Attractions at the Penwortham Christmas Market Dates for Penwortham Christmas Markets have been confirmed. Pope Lane sees the first of the markets take place on Monday 1 December. A second Christmas Market is on Wednesday 10 […]

7 years ago
In pictures and video: Opening of the new St. Catherine’s Mill Cafe

On Tuesday 18 November, St. Catherine’s Hospice opened their new Mill cafe and community centre in the hospice grounds. A gathering of people which included three mayors from Preston, Leyland […]

7 years ago
Preston hospice St Catherine’s sees the froth stirred on new cafe The Mill

Presenter Ranvir Singh presents the first coffee to chair of Trustees Cliff Hughes MBE A new cafe and community centre in the grounds of a Preston hospice has been officially launched. Supporters of St Catherine’s Hospice packed into The Mill a converted farm building. […]

7 years ago
Penwortham roadworks to see Golden Way closed overnight

The Penwortham roadworks are to see Golden Way closed overnight Overnight closures of a major route into Preston have been announced for late November and early December. Part of Golden Way in Penwortham is to be shut between Oaks Wood […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cuerden masterplan: Campaign group started to call for limited development on the site

Area known as the Cuerden site earmarked for development Residents in the south of Preston are being urged to limit the scale of a major new development at Cuerden. Lancashire County Council have tabled their masterplan for the site […]

7 years ago
Runners tackle the 33rd annual Preston 10 mile Road Race

Matt Brown snapped the runners as they made their way from Hutton to Walmer Bridge Runners have taken on the annual Preston 10 mile road race. Hundreds of runners started off from Hutton Grammar School to take on the two lap race on the flat. […]

7 years ago
A59 Bank Bridge fully re-open after emergency repairs

Bank Bridge at Tarleton The A59 at Bank Bridge fully re-opened on Thursday after emergency repairs. Grade II listed, the bridge at Tarleton became a major congestion point as engineers worked to repair it […]

7 years ago
Woman in stable condition in hospital after Lostock Hall train drama

Farington curve where the incident is understood to have happened A woman injured when she went under a train between Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge is in a stable condition in hospital. British Transport Police were called shortly after 5pm […]

7 years ago
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