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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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Michael Bailey and Anne Carter present the 800 cheque to Emma Jacovelli, surrounded by the 2016 tennis tournament finalists

Love scores for St Catherine's Hospice

An annual tennis tournament attracting players from across the Ribble and Fylde has served St Catherine’s another ace after raising £800 for the hospice.

Galloways volunteer, Bert Chessell, with Vision Services Coordinator, Nia Coleman who have completed a 30 mile tandem cycling challenge

Nia and Bert double up for great Galloway’s ride

A partially sighted fundraiser from Lostock Hall confronted her fears for cycling by taking part in a 30 mile charity tandem challenge, raising more than £300.

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Photo Neil Cross
200+ people have signed a petition to get bus back for residents in Todd Lane South, Lostock Hall

Community calls for bus rethink as winter nears

More than 200 people have signed a petition calling for the reinstatement of a bus route.

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St Catherines fundraiser, Emma Jacovelli before Bark in the Park.

Hospice’s popular Bark in the Park returns to Preston

Families and their four-legged friends are set to enjoy a host of attractions at a Preston charity’s popular Bark in the Park fun day this weekend.

Fundraisers take part in a snooker match for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Snooker match raises money for cancer charity

Snooker players held a charity competition to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation.
Photo Neil Cross
Lewis Ashworth is conquering his weight problem after years of trying and failing on diet plans. He puts it all down to Andy Dee, Gaynor Duckworth, Dee Bolton and Georgia Whittle at Smart Fitness, based in Bamber Bridge

Gas engineer Lewis shed eight stone in just 20 weeks, with the help of a gruelling new fitness regime

SELF-confessed “fat lad” Lewis Ashworth admits he has tried every diet in the book . . . and failed the lot.

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