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

Latest Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates as hugging loved ones looks likely from June

Spring blossoms down Blackpool Road Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus infection rates have been confirmed as hugs with loved ones may well be on the cards in June. The city saw nine new coronavirus […]

1 year ago
South Ribble Police appeal after Penwortham pensioner’s home was raided

Police are appealing for information on the two people pictured. South Ribble Police have released a statement in regards to an incident that took place in November last year. Detectives are investigating a burglary in Penwortham whereby suspects forced their […]

1 year ago
Call for Prestonians to host Yellow Day parties at home this summer for St Catherine’s Hospice

A St Catherineā€™s Hospice supporter is bringing family and friends together to host her very own Yellow Day fundraiser at home this summer, in memory of her beloved mum. Victoria […]

1 year ago
Preston’s coronavirus infection rate sees week-on-week increase as vaccination rollout sees double milestone

Sunshine and shadows in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has begun to rise again in the latest week-on-week comparisons as the vaccination rollout hit a new milestone. New coronavirus cases for Tuesday (27 April) showed […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Missing Leyland teenager has been found

Missing Oscar Davies, 17 from Leyland. Pic: Police A missing teenager from Leyland has now been found. Oscar Davies, 17, Leyland was last seen in the Dorothy Street area at around 8pm last night (Monday 26 April). Read […]

1 year ago
Appeal to identify man carrying machete in Leyland Tesco robbery

Police are appealing to identify this man. Pic: Chorley police Police are appealing for information to help identify this man following a shop robbery in Leyland. Police were called around 10.40pm on February 14 to reports of an incident at […]

1 year ago
22 areas of Preston and South Ribble record fewer than three Covid cases in the seven days leading to 21 April

Latest Covid stats map. A total of 22 areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen fewer than three new coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Wednesday 21 April. Areas include Bamber […]

1 year ago
Opening date set for new Aldi store in Leyland

Aldi is set to open a brand new store in Leyland next month. The new store on School Lane will replace the existing store on Towngate Road and will be […]

1 year ago
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