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Two people taken to hospital after crash in Pope Lane in Penwortham

Pope Lane in Penwortham Pic: Google A crash closed a major road in Penwortham. Pope Lane was shut between the Co-Op and Cop Lane after a crash involving two cars around 8.15pm on Sunday (26 May). […]

2 years ago
Vandals strike again at Penwortham woodland centre just days before grand opening

Diggy Sticks photo showing the fire in the woodlands Pic: Blog Preston/Diggy Sticks A new woodland centre in Penwortham has been targeted again by vandals. Diggy Sticks Woodland Centre is due for its grand opening this Bank Holiday weekend. Vandals have started a […]

2 years ago
Serious crash shuts road in Walton-le-Dale

The junction of Duddle Lane and Severn Drive Pic: Google Police have shut a road in Walton-le-Dale due to a crash. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area after a crash at the junction of Duddle Lane and Severen […]

2 years ago
Man has leg broken after late night attack outside Papa John’s in Penwortham

Pappa John's in Penwortham Pic: Google Police want to speak to anyone who was in a Penwortham pizza shop after a man was attacked. A man in his 20s had hs leg broken during the attack […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

2 years ago
Man attacked with knife by two teens in Lostock Hall alley

The attack took place in an alley between the Co-Op and the library Pic: Google Another incident of knife crime has taken place in Preston and South Ribble this week. South Ribble Police are appealing for information after the attack. An 18-year-old was walking through […]

2 years ago
Firefighters cut free motorist from M61 crash wreckage

Traffic slowing on the M61 southbound during Sunday afternoon Pic: Motorway Traffic Cameras The M61 was shut for four hours near Preston after a two-car crash. Police shut the motorway just south of Junction 9 for Clayton Brook due to the collision. One […]

2 years ago
Woman found dead in Lostock Hall flat

Police were called to an address in Watkin Lane Pic: Google A second person has died at the same block of flats in Lostock Hall in the space of a five days. South Ribble Police were called to the building in […]

2 years ago
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