South Ribble News

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

Leyland nurses brave world’s fastest zip line for Children’s Appeal fundraiser

Three Leyland nurses have raised £1,000 for the Children’s Appeal after travelling to North Wales to take on the world’s fastest zipline. Children’s respiratory specialist nurse Julie Abernethy, based at […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire residents thanked by council after housing Ukrainian nationals

Lancashire Council has thanked local residents for opening their homes to Ukrainians fleeing the war with Russia. Hundreds of people across the county have provided a lifeline to families and […]

2 weeks ago
South Ribble residents flocked to ‘Music in the Park’ to celebrate Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

South Ribble residents at last weekend’s Music in the Park have called the Jubilee event ‘the best since the hey days’. South Ribble Borough Council deemed the inaugural Music in […]

3 weeks ago
Penwortham man to climb Snowdon after beating prostate cancer

Robin Campbell will be taking part in a hiking challenge for Prostate Cancer Research This month a Preston resident will be climbing Snowdon in aims of raising funds for Prostate cancer research to increase survival rates and improve quality of life for men with […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Leyland 80s Music in the Park event to celebrate Platinum Jubilee

As part of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations, Music in the Park will be taking place at Worden Park in Leyland. On Friday, 3rd June, a line-up of chart-toppers including Tony […]

3 weeks ago
Tractor and pedestrian collision shut Bamber Bridge road

Police arriving at the scene at a crash in Station Road, Bamber Bridge. Pic credit: Shane King Lancashire Police attended a collision involving a tractor and a pedestrian in Bamber Bridge on Monday afternoon. They were called to Station Road, Bamber Bridge, at 3.01pm on Monday 30 […]

4 weeks ago
Where and when you can see Platinum Jubilee beacons in and around Preston

Hoghton Tower, Historic House, Lancashire Events and celebrations for all ages are set to take place across Preston this week in celebration of the Queen’s Monarchy and the 20th anniversary of her granting city status. […]

4 weeks ago
Worden Motor Village returns to Leyland Festival

The Leyland Festival is set to return with some exciting changes to the Worden Motor Village which will host an expanded range of rare, exciting and unusual vehicles. The Worden […]

4 weeks ago
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