New out-of-hours GP service set for base at hospital
Out-of-hours GP services are set to be relocated as part of a shake-up of urgent care services.
Tributes to pillar of the community Jack
Jack Emmerton, of Mardale Crescent, Leyland, passed away last week following a battle with cancer, at the age of 92. He was an active member of the community since moving to Leyland in 1961, as a former member of South Ribble Arts Forum when he ran art workshops at Worden Arts Centre and Runshaw College, former president of the RAF Leyland branch, ... (more)
Call-out for more play facilities at town park
Residents have come together to ask South Ribble Council to consider ploughing some money into getting more play equipment at Bent Lane Park.
Dog mess paint trial could be rolled out across Leyland
Coun Mike Otter has been taking to the streets with special spray paint, to make people more aware of how dog mess can affect the area.
Lancashire Evening Post
Police boss praises force hit with cuts
Police supremo Clive Grunshaw has praised Lancashire's dwindling force for the way it has handled a massive shake-up brought about by Government economies.
'Bully boy tactic is a waste of everyone's time'
A housing developer has been accused of using 'bully-boy tactics' to push through an unwanted planning application in Leyland.
Claims that tenants are sharing shower facilities - as homes are not suitable
An angry Leyland man has accused a housing association of failing to meet the needs of his 75-year-old father - and other tenants in the town.
The formation of South Ribble was a silent revolution
As South Ribble Council celebrates its 40th anniversary, we take a look back at its history, how it was formed, and the Royal opening of the Civic Centre in Leyland.
Here come the girls! Thousands of women turn out in style during...
Among the more stunning creations was an award-winning Mexican hat made entirely from Mini Cheddars worn by model Sarah Morris, 20, from Manchester.
The Auto Channel
Street Repairs to Solve Pothole Issue with Crowdsource Funding
LEYLAND, England--April 4, 2014: StreetRepairsUK , an online pothole reporting system that enables the general public to report street-level faults such as potholes quickly and easily to local authorities, is seeking investment from backers via the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo.
Major new park to be created over 15 years
Exciting plans have been announced to create a major new park in South Ribble over the next 15 years - set to give Leyland's flagship Worden Park a run for its money.