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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.

Police release pictures of suspected stolen items after Preston burglaries

One of the items recovered by officers One of the items recovered by officers Police investigating a series of burglaries in Fulwood and Bamber Bridge have released pictures of suspected stolen property they have recovered. Preston Police […]

1 month ago
Annual ride out by bikers delivers supplies to RSPCA Preston

Some of the goodies arriving at the RSPCA Some of the goodies arriving at the RSPCA Dozens of bikers roared their way from Lane Ends to Ribbleton on Sunday for a good cause. Preston and District RSPCA received […]

1 month ago
Police patrols stepped up after reports of sexual assault in Ashton

Alert Street has seen significant police activity Pic: Google Alert Street has seen significant police activity Pic: Google Police have closed off part of a road in Ashton-on-Ribble after a suspected sexual assault. An alleyway in Alert Street, between […]

1 month ago
How this Preston business is helping those in need this Christmas

Christmas is a time of giving, and for employees at Capita, part of the Dixon’s Carphone contract at Tulketh Mill, they are getting into the Christmas spirit this year by […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 months ago
Preston man charged in connection with car being taken from Fulwood

The car was discovered in the Docks area Pic: LancsRoadPolice The car was discovered in the Docks area Pic: LancsRoadPolice A man has been charged in connection with a burglary which saw a car taken from an 80-year-old disabled man […]

2 months ago
These are the latest people charged in Preston’s war on drugs

One of the raids carried out as part of the operation. Credit: Lancashire Police Twenty people have been arrested or charged as part of drugs raids across the city. Operation […]

2 months ago
Disabled Preston man gets his car back as police track it down

The car was discovered in the Docks area Pic: LancsRoadPolice The car was discovered in the Docks area Pic: LancsRoadPolice The car of an 80-year-old disabled man has been returned to him by police. While the victim was sleeping at […]

2 months ago
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