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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

Covid-19 vaccine marshals needed to help in Preston and South Ribble

The back of a Covid marshal's jacket The Lancashire Volunteer Partnership has reached out to residents of Preston and South Ribble to sign up for a new volunteer opportunity. In 2021, Lancashire and South Cumbria will be […]

10 months ago
More snow and ice warnings issued for Preston and Lancashire this week

Snowy scene on the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A yellow weather warning is in force for first icy conditions and then snow during this week. The Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning for North West England. […]

10 months ago
Area-by-area Preston and South Ribble coronavirus cases for the week before Christmas

Latest coronavirus case map. Some areas have seen a drop in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Christmas. Areas such as Ingol, St Matthew’s and Walton-le-Dale have reported less cases compared to […]

10 months ago
Praise for St Catherineā€™s Hospice as former resident returns home for Christmas

A grandmother has described her time at St Catherineā€™sĀ Hospice during the Covid-19 pandemic as being like ā€˜a home from home’. Marilyn Osborne was cared for on the inpatient unit at […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement First picture of teenage boy who died after Deepdale stabbing

Sarmad Al-Saidi Pic: Preston Police Police have released a picture of the 16-year-old boy who died following a stabbing in Deepdale. Sarmad Al-Saidi, from Broadgate, was found with stab wounds to his chest and legs […]

10 months ago
Further snow and ice warning issued for Preston and Lancashire for Monday night into Tuesday

A wintry looking Good Street in Preston Pic: Joseph Gudgeon Preston and Lancashire has been told to brace for more wintry showers. The Met Office has issued a fresh weather warning for snow and ice. A yellow weather warning, the […]

10 months ago
Deepdale stabbing victim has died in hospital

Police closed off the St Gregory's Road area during Wednesday evening Pic: Blog Preston A 16-year-old boy who was stabbed in Deepdale has died from his injuries. The teenager, named locally as Sarmad Al Saidi, from Broadgate, was rushed to hospital after suffering serious […]

10 months ago
Lancashire County Council wants opinions on Preston and South Ribble roads

A pothole in Blackbull Lane, Fulwood, which was reported on Saturday (27 January) Pic: FixMyStreet Lancashire County Council is inviting residents to rate the county’s roads via an online survey. The national highways survey results are used to help plan and prioritise future work. The […]

10 months ago
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