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

The Yew Tree pub in Walton-le-Dale undergoing complete internal refurbishment

The Yew Tree is currently undergoing a complete internal refurbishment. There is set to be fully refurbished men’s toilets, ladies toilets will be “tidied up”, new carpets, painting and decorating, re-upholstered […]

2 weeks ago
Much Hoole 3G football pitch plan rescued from long grass

Much Hoole Village Hall Plans to replace three South Ribble tennis courts with a 3G football pitch and an area that doubles up as a space for netball and tennis have been rescued from […]

2 weeks ago
Booths to remove self-checkout tills in Fulwood, Longridge, Penwortham and Longton stores

Booths store in Penwortham Pic: Tony Worrall All the Booths stores in and around Preston are set to remove their self-checkout tills. In an announcement that multiple Booths stores would have fully staffed checkouts, it has been […]

2 weeks ago
Storm Debi strong winds warning upgraded for Preston

A choppy Preston Docks during a storm Pic: Tony Worrall A weather warning covering Preston and the surrounding areas has been upgraded as strong winds are expected to be more severe than first thought. Storm Debi is about to roll […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Storm Debi sees National Highways issue severe weather alert for M6, M55 and M61

An overhead view of Junction 31 of the M6 Pic: fragglehunter A rare weather alert has been issued for the motorway network in the North West of England including Preston. Storm Debi is expected to sweep in from the early hours […]

2 weeks ago
Storm Debi triggers strong winds warning for Preston and Lancashire

Storm clouds over Preston Pic: Stephen Melling Preston and Lancashire are bracing for the arrival of Storm Debi. The Met Office has declared a yellow weather warning – their lowest warning level – for strong winds during […]

2 weeks ago
Leyland Market to be relocated ahead of major refurbishment

Leyland Market Leyland Market is set to move into a temporary home while a major refurbishment of the facility takes place. Details of where and when traders will be relocated are being […]

2 weeks ago
Major fire shuts Golden Hill Road in Leyland

Police have closed Golden Hill Lane from its junction with School Lane Pic: Google A major fire has closed roads in Leyland during Saturday afternoon. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service has eight crews in attendance at a fire at a commercial building in Golden […]

2 weeks ago
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