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‘Depraved’ Penwortham man jailed after awarding underage girls ‘points’ to perform sexual acts online

A Penwortham man who awarded points to underage girls as they performed sexual acts online is now in prison. Stefan Bull, 27, of Gaskell Road, Penwortham, was sentenced at Preston […]

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Penwortham sports hub ‘a step closer to reality’ following land transfer agreement

South Ribble Council has this week approved an 18-acre land transfer for the development of the Penwortham sports hub. The council will also receive up to £650,000 for the upkeep […]

5 days ago
Police appeal after machete-wielding gang raid Bamber Bridge home

South Ribble Police have arrested three people after an attempted home invasion in Bamber Bridge. On Sunday 19 September, police arrested a 19-year-old man from Wesham on suspicion of a […]

6 days ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning September 13

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning September 13. Single-storey rear extension at 134 Bristol Avenue, Farington, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 4GD. Validated 9 September. Application […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham high school students take part in ‘Hike to Help’ initiative for St Catherine’s Hospice

Students from Penwortham Girls’ High School raised £2,505 for St Catherine’s Hospice during a charity walk this summer. During the summer term, students and staff raised funds for the Lostock […]

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Brockholes Nature Reserve closes visitor village following power cut

Samlesbury nature reserve Brockholes has today closed its visitor village after a power cut. A Brockholes representative said that the village will remain closed until further notice. They apologised for […]

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Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning September 6

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning September 6. Discharge of conditions 6, 26 and 27 of planning approval 07/2020/00781/OUT at Land […]

2 weeks ago
Ashton-on-Ribble and Leyland schools to get more special education needs provision

Penwortham Girls' High School Pic: Google SEN provision in Lancashire has received a huge boost following a series of decisions taken by councillors. At its cabinet meeting on Thursday, Lancashire County Council agreed proposals to create […]

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