Menu

Lea

News and information about Lea. It sits right on the Western frontier of Preston as you head out towards Lytham and Blackpool and is part of the sprawling area known as Ashton-on-Ribble.

Police close Blackpool Road in both directions after crash

Scene of collision near Lea Gate Pic: Chris Pitcher Scene of collision near Lea Gate Pic: Chris Pitcher A major road in and out of Preston has been shut due to a serious collision. Lancashire Police have closed Blackpool […]

2 weeks ago
Fireworks thrown at cars in Blackpool Road

The junction of West Park Avenue and Blackpool Road Pic: Google The junction of West Park Avenue and Blackpool Road Pic: Google Police have been called to reports of youths throwing fireworks at cars. One driver, who asked not to be […]

1 month ago
Another armed robbery sees Preston off-licence targeted

A man seen in Booze Busters in CCTV picture released by police A man seen in Booze Busters in CCTV picture released by police Police are appealing for witnesses after another knife-point robbery in a 48-hour blitz across the Preston area. A […]

1 month ago
Preston’s earliest Christmas party has taken place

The earliest Christmas party in Preston has already taken place in Lea. The party was held by the Lea Slimming World group as they marked the start of their annual […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two men hunted by police after car crashes into Preston Bus

Greaves Town Lane where the collision is said to have taken place Pic: Google Greaves Town Lane where the collision is said to have taken place Pic: Google Police are searching for two men after a car crashed into a bus during the Monday […]

2 months ago
Three major new roads approved for the west of Preston

Overhead view of part of the western distributor route Overhead view of part of the western distributor route A new link road from the M55 to the Docks, cutting through a swathe of fields to the west of the […]

2 months ago
Driver taken to hospital after school bus crash in Lea

Damage to the front of the coach which was being used as a school bus Damage to the front of the coach which was being used as a school bus A school bus was involved in a crash on Friday morning in Lea. Around 60 […]

2 months ago
Preston woman’s new food business dream left in tatters

The Pattie Shack was due to begin trading within weeks The Pattie Shack was due to begin trading within weeks Months of hard work ahead of a new small business opening in Preston appear to have gone to waste. Mum-of-two […]

3 months ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Snowy scenic in PrestonFeeding the freezing ducksDean's in PrestonRecently de-pedestrianised !!!On the busPreston, Lancashire. Avenham flats.At Halsam ParkLight reflections of a window View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.