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News and information about the Larches area of Preston, Lancashire. Part of Ashton-on-Ribble the Larches estate is one of the largest in the city.

Passengers frustrated as resurfacing work affects Larches buses

Larches Avenue is closed for resurfacing work for around a week Larches Avenue is closed for resurfacing work for around a week Passengers in Larches expressing their anger and frustration during Thursday morning at Preston Bus over a temporary route change […]

3 months ago
Roadworks to see Preston Bus divert services in west of the city

Service 89 in Fishergate picking up passengers Pic: Best Bus Around Service 89 in Fishergate picking up passengers Pic: Best Bus Around Bus passengers in Larches are being warned of changes to their services for a just over a week. Greavestown […]

3 months ago
Hundreds of households without power in Preston blackout

Sunday dinner has been left in tatters at some households across Preston due to a power outage. Reports have been coming in of power and lights going out in Lea, […]

5 months ago
Preston boxer Mick Hall who has battled drink and drugs now faces redeeming title fight

Mick Hall is staying on the straight and narrow - and seeing boxing success Preston middleweight Mick Hall has revealed his forthcoming contest for the Central Area title in Wigan in December is his last chance to redeem himself from drink and drugs. Hall, […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Scott Fitzgerald on turning pro and getting ready for his Guild Hall bout

Scott Fitzgerald at the Larches gym where he continues to train Pic: Richard Stanley It’s been a sharp learning curve for Scott Fitzgerald – but one he is relishing as a rising star of British boxing. The Preston light-middleweight won a welterweight gold medal […]

6 months ago
Two people in hospital after Greaves Town Lane crash

Emergency services near Lea Primary School on Wednesday The rider of a motorbike and his passengers are in hospital after a crash in Larches on Wednesday evening. A black Kawasaki motorcycle collided with a silver Jaguar in Greaves […]

8 months ago
Crash involving motorbike closes road near Preston primary school

Greaves Town Lane has been closed to traffic Pic: Benny McNally Police closed a road in Larches after a crash involving a motorbike. A motorcyclist is understood to have been treated at the scene on Wednesday afternoon. The road was closed […]

8 months ago
Speed humps and junction table could be placed in Larches

Speed humps are among several traffic calming measures that could be placed in the Larches area of Preston. Approval is being sought for the Lancashire County Council Scheme, which hopes […]

8 months ago
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