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

Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates for Christmas Eve

Looking up Friargate towards the Harris on Christmas Eve in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Coronavirus doesn’t stop for the Christmas period and the Covid-19 infection rate is continuing to rise in the city. Confirmed Covid-19 cases for Preston were 118 new cases for Thursday […]

1 year ago
Boxing Day weather warning issued for Preston and Lancashire as Storm Bella arrives

Storm clouds over Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and Lancashire is set for a wild and wet Boxing Day weekend. Storm Bella is sweeping in and the Met Office has issued weather warnings. A heavy rain alert […]

1 year ago
South Ribble police looking for information on stolen motorbike

This bike was stolen on Monday 22 December South Ribble police are appealing for information on a motorbike that was stolen from the Much Hoole area. The bike was stolen on Tuesday 22 December. Police are urging anyone […]

1 year ago
Police investigating Leyland vehicle fire

Police are investigating a vehicle fire that took place in Leyland. Lancashire Fire and Rescue were called to scene on Cocker Bar Road, Leyland in the early hours of Wednesday […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Appeal for information after gang of teens damage property in Lostock Hall

South Ribble police have asked parents to check what their children are getting up to following an incident in Lostock Hall yesterday (23 December). At around 3.30pm, police attended a […]

1 year ago
Bamber Bridge apartment development to be named ‘Tom Hanson House’ in memory of late councillor

A new apartment development in Bamber Bridge is set to be renamed after a well known resident and former councillor Tom Hanson. Pearson House in Bamber Bridge is being converted […]

1 year ago
Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates continue to rise as swathes of England to be in tier-4 from Boxing Day

A very damp looking Harris Museum and Art Gallery and Flag Market in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus cases have been confirmed on the day the government moved swathes of the country into the newly created tier-4 restrictions. The city saw 58 […]

1 year ago
From France to Rosemere – the Prestonian spreading Christmas cheer in mum’s memory

Brexit uncertainties and the coronavirus pandemic have done nothing to jeopardise the relationship between a Prestonian living in France and Rosemere Cancer Centre’s in-patient Ribblesdale Ward. This year, much like […]

1 year ago
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