Local News

Penwortham Train Station Improvements

As the Member for South Ribble, I recently visited the Preston Train Station to see the great improvements to Platform 3 & 4. I know Preston Station is a vital link for my constituents in South Ribble, and I therefore welcome the brilliant improvements. 

Meeting with Chief Superintendent Chris Bissell

 

As the Member of Parliament for South Ribble, I recently met with the Chief Superintendent Chris Bissell in Leyland to discuss what the Lancashire Constabulary are doing to keep the area safe. 

Penwortham Autumn Show

I recently attended the spectacular Penwortham Autumn Show at the Penwortham United Reformed Church where I presented trophies. I thoroughly enjoyed the day seeing all the local homemade cakes, and the beautiful flowers.

Meeting with the Environment Agency in South Ribble

As your Member of Parliament for South Ribble, I recently visited the Riverside Road in Lower Penwortham to meet with the Environment Agency to discuss and show the agency first-hand the flooding issues that area faces.

Apprenticeships Fair

On 1st July I hosted an Apprenticeships Fair at Leyland Civic Centre. The Fair was an opportunity to learn more about apprenticeships and meet with employers to see what programmes are available.

A Visit to Leyland Branch of Guide Dog's

As your Member of Parliament for South Ribble, I recently visited the Leyland Branch for Guide Dogs, where I met with the brilliant employees, guide dogs, and did a blindfolded walk in Leyland. It was great to be back, and I wish everyone the Leyland Branch well.

Pear Tree Pub Visit

Re-opening of the newly refurbished Penwortham Pear Tree Pub.