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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.

Rolex watch snatched from man in Penwortham park robbery

The Rolex taken is worth more than £6,500 A Penwortham man was robbed of his Rolex watch while walking through a park. The 31 year old man was walking through Hurst Grange Park around 5.30pm on Sunday. He […]

7 years ago
Melissa Smith memorial to be created at Euxton pitch as funeral service is announced

Melissa Smith was a pupil at Penwortham Girls School A Preston teenager who collapsed and died during a football match is to have a permanent memorial created for her. Melissa Smith was playing for Cadley FC, based in Fulwood, […]

7 years ago
Plans for huge new Cuerden development to the south of Preston begin

Area known as the Cuerden site earmarked for development The first step in a major new development on the southern edge of Preston has been taken. The Cuerden site which is 65 hectares of land between the end of […]

7 years ago
Police dogs memorial unveiled at Hutton HQ

A memorial has been unveiled to all of Lancashire’s police dogs. Those who sniff out criminals are remembered in a headstone at the Lancashire Police HQ at Hutton near Penwortham. It […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement The Mill cafe to open at St Catherine’s Hospice

Inside the Mill A new cafe is to open in the grounds of St Catherine’s Hospice in late November. Named The Mill it will have rooms for community use alongside coffee and cake. […]

7 years ago
A59 delays after Penwortham collision

Police on the scene at Penwortham Pic: Preston Police WRCO Police were called during a rush-hour collision in Preston. The incident took place at the A59, Golden Way, in Penwortham – where roadworks are currently in place on the roundabout. […]

7 years ago
Penwortham bypass: Consultation of proposed route closes on Sunday

The proposed route of the Penwortham bypass Prestonians are being urged to have their say on a new route for the proposed Penwortham bypass. Lancashire County Council is currently consulting on where the road should cut across […]

7 years ago
Penwortham girl dies during Cadley FC under-16s match

A young footballer has died during an under-16s Sunday league match near Preston. The girl, a 15-year-old student at Penwortham High School for Girls, collapsed during the match for Cadley […]

7 years ago
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