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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.

Man arrested after brick thrown at Tommy Robinson event in Larches

A man was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after he threw a rock at the screen at a Tommy Robinson presentation in Larches. The MEP candidate, real name Stephen […]

1 hour ago
Call to save Savick shops as demolition looms

The row of shops and the library at Savick Pic: Google A much-loved community cafe in Savick looks set to be demolished. Community Gateway Association is preparing to lodge plans for knocking down the Savick shops in Birkdale Drive. Lynda Day, […]

2 weeks ago
Watch terrifying moment car crashes off road into Ashton Park

The car is seen whizzing across Pedders Lane Pic: Ashton and Riversway PACT A dashcam has captured the terrifying moment an out of control driver goes off the road at a city park. Ashton Park children’s play area on its southern side saw […]

1 month ago
The Star Youth Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble will no longer provide wellbeing services

Children and Family Wellbeing Services will no longer be delivered from The Star Youth Centre in Ashton after Lancashire County Council approved changes to the service. Campaigners have fought hard […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement College students help repaint classroom at Preston disabled school

Repainting the walls inside the Acorns Three schools across Preston and Chorley have been given a spruce up thanks to students at a city college. Painting and decorating learners from Preston’s College have been learning on […]

2 months ago
How unwanted supermarket food has been helping Preston families in half-term

Redistributed food at the Holiday Hunger markets Holiday Hunger markets have taken place across the city to help struggling families. Recycling Lives has donated thousands of meals to help parents who are tackling the half-term holiday feed. […]

3 months ago
Two Preston brothers-in-law have launched a new boxing brand

Bravose is a new boxing brand made in Preston Pic: Anthony Ives Photography Two brothers-in-law from Preston are hoping to knock out the competition with a new range of boxing products. Boxing enthusiasts Anas Rehman and Muhammad Tayyab created the Bravose brand in […]

3 months ago
Larches boxing club has become so popular it needs to expand

A gym session in the Larches club A boxing club in Larches is so popular it is bursting at the seams. Larches and Savick Boxing Academy has trained the likes of Commonwealth Games gold-winning medalists Scott Fitzgerald […]

3 months ago
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