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

Cottam homes plan the latest in North West Preston Masterplan

Maxy House Farm would be demolished under the plans A major new housing development as part of the next stage in the North West Preston Masterplan has been tabled. Maxy House Farm in Cottam has long had questions about […]

9 months ago
Preston Guild Wheel: Campaigners launch stinging attack against politicians over cycle route

Peter Ward, one of the founding members of the Guild Wheel, presents the petition and right, a cyclist out on the Wheel Pic: Paul Melling A former transport chief for Lancashire has launched a stinging attack on what she says is a ‘tearing up’ of the countryside around Preston. Nora Ward, who was cabinet member for […]

9 months ago
In pictures: Colour run fun at Preston Sports Arena

Fun in the sun for the UCLan colour run There’s clearly something about being pelted with brightly coloured powdered paint that seems to makes people smile. At least that seemed to be the case for those taking part in […]

9 months ago
CCTV released after Ingol cash raid at bookies

CCTV pictures show the raid in progress in Ingol A bookmakers in Ingol has been targeted during a raid. CCTV pictures have been released after Betfred in Granton Walk saw a staff member threatened with a knife. Two men […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Guild Wheel: Vow to protect city cycle route to be debated by council

The Guild Wheel sees more than 100,000 journeys each year Pic: Tony Worrall The route of the Preston Guild Wheel may need to change as major housing developments are built in the North West of the city. Preston City Council’s leader, Peter Rankin, […]

9 months ago
Community Gateway Association applies to build flats on Ingol playing field

A kids playground just along from the playing field would be maintained A playing field in Ingol is to have an apartment block built on it. Community Gateway Association has lodged the plans to create 60 affordable extra-care apartments. The two to […]

9 months ago
Tributes paid to Mark Kay found dead on the M55

Mark Kay, and the motorway bridge where he was found A family have paid tribute to a Preston man found dead on a motorway near the city. Mark Kay, 55, was pronounced dead at the scene on the M55 at […]

9 months ago
Preston Bus announces later services to and from city centre

The 23 service is one of those with later times Pic: Claire Pendrous Fulwood, Ribbleton and Ashton residents wanting a night out in the city centre can use later-running buses. Preston Bus has announced timetable changes to three services serving Preston city centre […]

9 months ago
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