Lostock Hall

Lostock Hall

Look who's 100!

Happy 100th birthday to Alice Zealey.

Oliver and Oscar Walmsley

Meet the children at the forefront of naming trends

Traditional names are making a comeback. NATALIE WALKER meets five families who went ‘old school’ when deciding upon names for their babies.

Blake and Lucy Kay perform at the St Catherines Hospice Symphony at the Tower

Shock cancellation of Symphony at the Tower

The hugely popular annual Symphony at the Tower event is no more, it has been announced.

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Leyland Male Voice Choir perform at St Catherine's Hospice

Leyland Male Voice Choir ensure they end their time on a high note

A male voice choir gave their all at their final concert to show support for St Catherine’s Hospice.

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Derian House donation, from left, Redrow's Steve Greenhalgh, Julie Atherton, Susie Poppitt from Derian House, Redrow sales director Claire Jarvis, Georgina Cox and Kay Hepson

Double cash delight for hospices

Two hospices are recovering from the surprise of receiving a bumper boost from homebuilder Redrow – and planning how to spend their windfall.

Lostock Hall Christmas lights switch-on event

Santa and the Mayor turn out for christmas lights switch-on

THREE hundred people gathered in Hope Terrace, Lostock Hall, for the switching on of the town’s Christmas lights on Thursday.

Jared Alexander

Tributes to dead biker Jared Alexander,24, from Preston

TRIBUTES have been paid to a 24-year-old who died in a crash in Lostock Hall.

Emergency services were called to the collision just before 4.30pm and are at the scene.

Biker dies after Lostock Hall crash

A BIKER has died after a crash in Lostock Hall this afternoon.

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CLOSED: Lostock Hall Library

Last chapter for a 50-year-old Lostock Hall Library

A village library – opened more than 50 years ago – was closed down yesterday.

William Butterworth, 90, of Lostock Hall

Complaints rise 50% as Lancashire social care services face £92m black hole

A DRAMATIC rise in complaints about Lancashire’s social care services has been revealed in a shock new report.

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Lenny Thompson (back left) Barry Skelhorn (back right) Val Pennington (seated black top) with staff and children from Legacy Rainbow House

Generous Val’s milestone donation

Birthday girl Val Pennington decided her 60th celebrations would be about giving and not receiving, collecting more than £1000 for a worthy cause.

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Lancashire court listings - November 21, 2016

Here are this week’s listings of who has been in court and what for...

Moving event: Last years Light up a Life event at St Catherines hospice

St Catherine’s Hospice lights ceremony will remember loved ones

Festival of the lights at St Catherine’s will pay tribute and raise cash for the hospice

CLOSING: Lostock Hall library will close this month as part of LCC cuts

Lostock Hall library next in Lancashire closures

A village library near Preston will shut later this month as part of a raft of closures.

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The Hunters

Hunters raise money for Baby Beat Appeal

The Hunters Pub and Dining organised a host of special Halloween activities with the aim of raising lots of money for charity..

Staff from Vodafone volunteered in the grounds of St Catherines Hospice and in the charitys onsite cafe, The Mill

Workers swap a day at the office to volunteer at the hospice

Staff from Vodafone enjoyed a red letter day as they offered a helping hand at St Catherine’s Hospice.

Lantei Compliance Services managing director Andrew Livesey and sales director Leona Smith

A combined charity challenge for workers at Preston electrical firm

Two directors have thrown down the gauntlet for every member of their team to undertake a challenge to raise money for their nominated charity for this year, St Catherine’s Hospice.

Margaret Hubberstey

Look who's 102!

There was a great reason to celebrate at Penwortham Grange and Lodge, as resident Margaret Hubberstey, celebrated her 102nd birthday.

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The Cuerden Strategic Site between the A582 Lostock Lane near St Catherines Hospice, the A5083 Stanifield Lane, and the A49 Wigan Road

Cuerden jobs site moves step nearer

Plans for a 65-hectare lesiure and retail park between Leyland and Lostock Hall have moved a step forward.

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