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Work to replace Penwortham footbridge by River Ribble begins

New footbridge by the River Ribble Pic: Blog Preston Work to replace a Penwortham footbridge by the River Ribble has started. In 2020, Lancashire County Council set aside £201,250 after receiving an extra £15.9m from the Department for Transport […]

3 months ago
The Old Tram Road, Preston’s missing link and history trail

Aerial view of tramway embankment Pic: Google Maps In Preston, there was once a tramway that bridged a gap in the Lancaster Canal. The line crossed the Ribble by a timber bridge. This bridge – the Old Tram Bridge […]

4 months ago
New urban woodland in Penwortham is damaged by vandals

The wood store was emptied, burnt and trashed Pic: Diggy Sticks CIC Nine months of work creating an urban wood in Penwortham has been undone by vandals. Diggy Sticks has been preparing to open as a way to re-engage people with their […]

3 years ago
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