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Latest news for the borough of South Ribble, which is to the south of Preston and includes areas such as Bamber Bridge, Penwortham and Lostock Hall

Royal Preston Hospital car parking charges return

Royal Preston Hospital Visitors and patients at hospitals operated by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will pay for parking again from today (Mon 30 November). Royal Preston Hospital and Chorley Hospital suspended […]

2 hours ago
Coronavirus data map shows latest case numbers in Preston and South Ribble

Latest coronavirus map data for Preston and South Ribble The majority of areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in Covid cases from 18-24 November. Although, Leyland North, Lostock Hall and Penwortham North have seen an […]

3 hours ago
New coronavirus cases for Preston and South Ribble as tension over tiers continues

Walking along in Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall The latest figures for new coronavirus cases in Lancashire have been confirmed. Public Health England data shows there were 33 new cases in Preston for Sunday (29 November). South Ribble […]

18 hours ago
82-year-old man and young granddaughter threatened in Penwortham burglary

Hawkhurst Road Pic: Google Police are appealing for information after an 82-year-old man and his 8-year-old granddaughter were threatened during a burglary in Penwortham. The incident happened at around 6pm on Saturday (28 November) […]

23 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 23 November

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 23 November. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Application for […]

1 day ago
Police warning as Walton-le-Dale BMWs targeted by thieves

BMW stripped interior Pic: South Ribble Police A warning has been issued after three recent reports of BMW vehicles in the Walton-le-Dale area being entered and the interiors stripped out. South Ribble Police are asking car owners […]

1 day ago
Funding to support Street Angels and Pastors in Lancashire

Lancs-PCC-Clive-Grunshaw-with-Street-Pastors Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw, has made funding available to support the work of Street Pastors, Street Angels and similar organisations who are making Preston, South Ribble and […]

1 day ago
Preston and Lancashire see further coronavirus infection rate falls as new vaccine minister appointed

Preston's coronavirus test centre in Vernon Street close to the UCLan campus Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and Lancashire’s coronavirus rates continue to head in the right direction, downwards. Latest Public Health England figures for Saturday (28 November) show 42 new cases were recorded in Preston. […]

2 days ago
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