News and information on Deepdale in Preston, Lancashire. An area of the city known mainly for football as it is home to Deepdale the ground where Preston North End play. But it is also home to many residents in rows of tightly packed terraced housing.

Female driver wanted after schoolgirl knocked down

The zebra crossing in Ribbleton Lane where the incident happened Pic: Google A driver is being sought after a schoolgirl was knocked over in Deepdale. The 15-year-old girl was walking home from school on Wednesday (30 November). As she was heading across […]

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Preston supermarket Christmas and New Year opening hours 2016

Morrisons at Preston Docklands There’s relatives coming round for Boxing Day, you’re relaxing on the sofa and then the fear strikes. We don’t have enough soft drinks. Or prosecco. Hang on a minute, there’s […]

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Preston’s Muslim community marches for Prophet’s birthday

Hundreds of Muslim men have paraded through the streets of Fishwick and Deepdale to mark the Prophet Mohammed’s birthday. The now annual event sees traffic come to a halt around […]

5 months ago
Historical origins of the Deepdale Enclosure in Preston

With the recent news of the Deepdale Enclosure to keep its special heritage status, we thought that it would be interesting to look into this small area and its fascinating […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Deepdale Enclosure to keep its special heritage status

Stephenson Terrace was due to lose its conservation area status Pic: Richard Swann Part of Deepdale which was under-threat from losing its heritage status has seen Preston City Council u-turn on its plans. The Deepdale Enclosure Conservation Area was due to lose its […]

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Roads to be closed as Preston’s Muslim community parade through city

Preston’s Muslim community is to parade through the city’s streets on Sunday 11 December to mark the Prophet Mohammed’s birthday. Hundreds of people will take the parade route through Fishwick […]

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A history of the ghost railway line running through Preston

Remains of the railway line can be seen scattered around the city Pic: Geoff Whittaker During November the¬†approval was given for a tram test track to be operated in Preston. The plan to operate trams on the former Preston to Longridge branch has prompted renewed […]

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Man has dog set on him during street robbery in Preston

The junction of Sellers Street and Dodgson Road where the incident took place Pic: Google Police are hunting two men and a dog after an attack in Deepdale. A man was knocked off his bike with a dog chain before having a Staffordshire Bull Terrier […]

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