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Leyland vehicle museum cuts opening hours and closes cafe

A loss of visitors and rising running costs have forced the British Commercial Vehicle Museum to cut winter opening hours and close the on-site cafe. The change at the Leyland museum will […]

5 months ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning January 17

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning January 17. Single-storey side/front extension following demolition of the existing attached garage at 28 Bank Head Lane, […]

5 months ago
Leyland man jailed for 21 years after abusing young girl

A Leyland man received 21 years in jail last week after sexually abusing a young girl over a ten-year period in the 70s and 80s. Graham Gill, 68, denied the […]

5 months ago
Leyland Trucks celebrates long-term employees at awards bash

Leyland Trucks has recognised over 65 long-term workers with 2,295 years of service at a Park Hall Hotel awards bash. The Leyland Trucks Long Service Awards celebrated over 65 employees, […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Penwortham sports club to benefit as £265k revamp work begins

A £265,000 refurbishment of Penwortham’s Vernon Carus Sports Club has begun, with work set for completion in time for the April cricket season. South Ribble Borough Council investment will fund […]

5 months ago
South Ribble residents urged to apply for ‘Winter Warmth’ scheme

South Ribble Council has urged residents to apply for free double-glazed windows, doors and boilers under its ‘Winter Warmth’ scheme. Homeowners can access double-glazing and doors as replacements for single-glazed, […]

5 months ago
Youths detained after rocks thrown at Leyland police station

South Ribble Police detained two youths yesterday for throwing rocks at a Leyland police station. In a tweet on Monday 17 January, the police posted a photo of three rocks […]

5 months ago
Ideas sought for empty patch of land in Penwortham

A consultation has been launched regarding the land between Havelock Road and Gaskell Road, off Leyland Road in Middleforth. Members of the community living on Havelock Road, Gaskell Road, and […]

6 months ago
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