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Tulketh

News and information about the area of Tulketh. The area is part of a wider region in the West of the city known as Ashton-on-Ribble. It includes Tulketh Mill now converted into offices but previously part of Preston’s industrial heritage.

Motorbikes, bikes, weapons and drugs recovered during Ashton-on-Ribble police raids

Motorbikes recovered by police Pic: Preston Police Nuisance motorbikes have been taken off the streets of Ashton-on-Ribble. Preston Police made arrests following the seizure of three vehicles on Saturday (4 May). Officers say the owner’s of the […]

2 weeks ago
Woodplumpton Road shut due to overturned car

The scene in Woodplumpton Road Pic: LancsRoadPolice Police have shut a road on the border of Fulwood and Ingol due to a crash. A driver has flipped their car and hit a lamppost in Woodplumpton Road. The […]

3 weeks ago
Lytham Road closure to continue as bridge works hit by further delay

Closure signs have been amended with a May closure date Pic: Blog Preston Lytham Road will remain closed until May after further delays to the maintenance work. Network Rail closed the road at the end of February to carry out essential repairs to […]

1 month ago
Ashton Park play area back open after fencing mangled in crash

The play area back open Pic: Preston City Council A children’s play area at Ashton Park remains open after a quick repair job. It was damaged during Monday (15 April) evening when a car crashed into the railings. The […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Lytham Road railway bridge will stay shut for another three weeks

Lytham Road will see closures and diversions Pic: Google The road under Lytham Road railway bridge will remain closed until April 18. Network Rail are carrying out waterproofing and structural repairs. The road, which cuts through under the railway, […]

2 months ago
Remembering when Preston used to have its own bank

Henry Newsham Pedder picked up the balance sheet when Edward Pedder died, and found things did not add up Pic: Preston Digital Archive With news on Preston City Council considering funding a community bank we take a look back at when Preston had its own bank. Pedder’s was a household name in Georgian […]

3 months ago
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