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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 […]

11 months 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 […]

11 months 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 […]

11 months ago
Penwortham high school students take part in ‘Hike to Help’ initiative for St Catherine’s Hospice

Students from Penwortham Girls' High School with the cheque 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 […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

11 months ago
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 […]

11 months 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 […]

11 months ago
28-year-old man found after police appeal

South Ribble Police have found 28-year-old John Sadler. Read more: Police appeal to find man with links to Preston who failed to appear in court He was described as 6ft tall, […]

11 months ago
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