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News and information about the area of Preston known as Ingol. It includes the smaller areas of Tanterton and Cottam.

Carer who swindled a pensioner is ordered to pay back ill gotten gains

Toni Chippendale was supposed to be caring for Mr Cooke - all the while she was stealing from him Toni Chippendale was supposed to be caring for Mr Cooke – all the while she was stealing from him A female carer who scammed a pensioner out of hundreds of […]

2 weeks ago
Duathlon is coming to Preston – so you don’t need to get wet

For those looking for a fitness challenge there's one which doesn't involve getting wet. Tri Preston is putting on a duathlon at the University of Central Lancashire's Sports Arena. Four of the events take place which are a run and a cycle. Duathlons see a two mile run, an eight mile cycle and a two mile run - with no swimming. Ed Culshaw from the triathlon club said: "To those unfamiliar with multi-sport events a duathlon is a run followed by a bike ride followed by a run. It's a triathlon for those who don't like swimming! "Duathlons can be any distance over any terrain, from flat short distance events to brutal long distance ultra-races over mountains and fells." The duathlons take place on Sunday 7 May, Sunday 4 June and Sunday 9 July. The two hour events are £10 and is open to 16-year-olds an over. You need to bring running shoes, a cycling helmet and a bike in roadworthy condition. Some of the Tri Preston members For those looking for a fitness challenge there’s one which doesn’t involve getting wet. Tri Preston is putting on a duathlon at the University […]

1 month ago
Ingol nine-year-old cancer patient needs lifesaving treatment

A Preston health spa has set has set up a campaign to try and raise money so that nine-year-old cancer patient Amelia Brome can get the lifesaving treatment she needs. […]

1 month ago
New homes plan lodged for Cottam Hall Brickworks site

The Cottam development has been slow in getting started Cottam is seeing hundreds of new homes built as part of the North West Preston Masterplan Pic: Paul Melling More new homes are due to be built at the former […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston’s response to new Preston North End training complex

The new outdoor pitches Preston North End’s recent proposal for a Premier League-quality training facility has caused much controversy. The plan will include a new state-of-the-art complex on Ingol Golf and Squash club for the […]

1 month ago
Police hunting ‘blue-eyed’ robber after Ingol petrol station raid

This man was pictured on CCTV during the incident This man was pictured on CCTV during the incident A hammer-wielding man is being sought by police following a raid at a petrol station in Ingol. Tag Lane petrol station […]

2 months ago
Paint to fly as Preston to celebrate Holi festival

Last year's Holi festival event Last year’s Holi festival event Paint is going to fly on Sunday to celebrate India’s festival of colours. Holi – the Hindu spring festival – is being marked with an […]

2 months ago
Take a virtual tour of Preston North End’s new training ground

Bath time for the PNE players A fly-through of the proposed new training facility for Preston North End has been released. The Lilywhites are proposing to move their main training base from Springfields to part of […]

2 months ago
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