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Ingol

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

Cottam family’s Christmas lights raised thousands for charity

The family behind the Christmas lights display that dazzles Preston each year have thanked generous visitors. Valentine’s Meadow in Cottam is turned into a winter wonderland by the Tipping family. […]

3 days ago
How Ingol’s social history is being explored

Ingol homes being built Pic: Norman Askew Those who live in Ingol, or have lived in the area, are being asked to share their memories. The part of Preston, which borders Cottam, Ashton-on-Ribble and Lea has a […]

4 days ago
Burst water main cuts off water in Ingol

A burst water main left residents and business in Ingol without water today (Friday 11 January). Dovedale Avenue was been identified as the road with a faulty valve. United Utilities […]

4 days ago
Cottam homeowner releases pictures as cars broken into

The cars being tried on the drive in Cottam Pic: Jack Hough/Blog Preston A homeowner at a new-build estate in Cottam has spoken out after his car was targeted by a would-be thief. Jack Hough, in Fallow Avenue, Cottam, released CCTV pictures to […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cars in Ingol street left caked in dust by Community Gateway building work

One of the cars in Dovedale Avenue left coated with the dust from concrete being cut Pic: Lynn Fahy/Blog Preston Homeowners in Ingol whose cars have been left coated in dust and been disturbed by building work for months have asked the Health and Safety Executive to investigate. Community Gateway […]

6 days ago
Tom Benson Way roadworks will close part of the road for three days

Work is due to take place during off-peak times Pic: Google A section of a busy road in Preston is to be closed for three days. The roadworks are in place as resurfacing work is completed. Lancashire County Council are implementing […]

1 week ago
New railway station for Cottam moves a step closer

Rail lines between Preston and East Lancs, as well as the city and Blackpool would see upgrades Pic: Ian Simpson Rail lines between Preston and East Lancs, as well as the city and Blackpool would see upgrades Pic: Ian Simpson Proposals for a new railway station at Cottam have moved […]

3 weeks ago
How this brilliant family make Christmas special in Preston

When the Tippings turn their lights on, you know about it! When the Tippings turn their lights on, you know about it! It’s not a true Preston Christmas now without a trip to see the Tippings family. Mark, his wife Nicola, […]

1 month ago
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