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Ribbleton

News and information about the area of Ribbleton in Preston, Lancashire. It includes the area known as Brookfield.

Aerosol cans explode as firefighters tackle Brookfield fire

Flames leap from the Brookfield fire Pic: Johnny Knight Flames leap from the Brookfield fire Pic: Andrew Singleton Flames leapt into the cold night sky in Ribbleton on Monday (12 February) morning. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent four […]

2 weeks ago
Icy conditions lead to M6 disruption near Preston

Scene on the M6 around 7am as emergency services worked to clear the crash Pic: Highways England Scene on the M6 around 7am as emergency services worked to clear the crash Pic: Highways England Delays remain on the motorway network around Preston following an icy start to […]

2 weeks ago
All lanes reopened on M6 near Preston after crash involving a coach

Ambulance on the scene and debris across the M6 at Preston Ambulance on the scene and debris across the M6 at Preston Police closed lanes of the M6 near Preston due to a crash. Up to six cars and a coach […]

2 weeks ago
These two Preston men are two of Lancashire’s most wanted

Daniel Shaw and Lee Ashton Daniel Shaw and Lee Ashton Police have released pictures of two men they want to speak to in connection with offences in the Preston area. The latest release of information […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Base Systems turns 50-years-old this month

Vuetek, part of Base Systems Preston firm Base Systems is celebrating its 50th anniversary this month. Originally opening as ‘Mobile Radio’ in February 1968 by brothers Joe and Bob Sutton, […]

2 weeks ago
Nearly new sale taking place at a Ribbleton school

Some of the items at a previous Boutique Baby Sale Some of the items at a previous Boutique Baby Sale Another nearly new sale is coming to Preston with a chance to bag bargain outfits and toys. The Boutique Baby […]

3 weeks ago
End date given for Brockholes Brow temporary lights

The work has been ongoing in New Hall Lane/Brockholes Brow Pic: Google The work has been ongoing in New Hall Lane/Brockholes Brow Pic: Google Repairs to a crossing on one of Preston’s busiest roads have been causing delays. Lancashire County Council said […]

3 weeks ago
Pedestrian in hospital after Ribbleton Avenue crash

Ribbleton Avenue has been closed by police following the incident Pic: Google Ribbleton Avenue has been closed by police following the incident Pic: Google A pedestrian has been taken to hospital following a crash in Ribbleton. Preston Police confirmed a male pedestrian […]

4 weeks ago
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