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Ashton-on-Ribble

News and information for the area of Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston. Includes the Tulketh, Larches and Ashton areas of the city, plus a big swathe of what’s known as Riversway down by the docks.

Woman tells of moment rock thrown at their car in Preston

Damage caused to the window by the rock Pic: Claire Hughes Damage caused to the window by the rock Pic: Claire Hughes A Preston mum has told of her shock after a rock was thrown at their car. Claire Hughes was […]

13 hours ago
Moor Park gains Green Flag status to notch up seven top parks in Preston

Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Moor Park has seen a major change in fortunes Pic: Gary Bond Another of Preston’s parks has gained Green Flag status to recognise it as one of the country’s best […]

24 hours ago
Star Youth Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble due to close

The Star Youth Centre in Ashton Pic: Tony Worrall The Star Youth Centre in Ashton Pic: Tony Worrall A place for young people in Ashton-on-Ribble is under threat of closure due to fresh county council cutbacks. Ashton Young People’s […]

2 days ago
Fundraiser launched to help children of man found dead in Haslam Park

Ste and his daughter Eloise Ste Wardle with his son Harry Kind-hearted Prestonains are being urged to help safeguard the future of two children left without their father after his death this week. Steven Wardle, […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement This is why Haslam Park brook has turned brown

Haslam Park brook If you’ve been taking a stroll through Haslam Park recently you might have noticed something peculiar about the brook. Members of the public have noticed how the […]

6 days ago
Tributes pour in for dad-of-two found dead in Haslam Park

Tributes have been pouring in for Steve Wardle Tributes have been paid to Steve Wardle after he was sadly found dead in Haslam Park on Monday (9 July). Wardle, 32, […]

7 days ago
Man’s body recovered from Haslam Park lake

Preston Police are at Haslam Park where a body was found in a pond A man’s body has been recovered from Haslam Park by Preston Police. Police were called to […]

1 week ago
A little corner of Ashton Park has been given a makeover

The Let's Grow garden in Ashton Park The Let’s Grow garden in Ashton Park A community garden in Ashton Park has been given a makeover thanks to a group of Preston teenagers. The Prince’s Trust group from […]

1 week ago
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