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

Driver cut free from car after Ribbleton crash

The car was found in Longridge Road Pic: Google The car was found in Longridge Road Pic: Google A driver has been taken to hospital following a crash in Ribbleton. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent two crews to […]

3 days ago
Gang wanted after Ribbleton school criminal damage

Pictures of a number of young men have been released in connection with the incident A group of young men are wanted by police after a spate of reports of […]

4 days ago
Former mental hospital in Ribbleton to be demolished

The Ribbleton Hospital site Pic: Google The Ribbleton Hospital site Pic: Google A former mental health hospital in Preston looks set to be torn down. Demolition plans have gone in for the Ribbleton Hospital site off […]

2 weeks ago
Watch as another driver caught speeding in Brockholes Brow

Brockholes Brow dashcam footage shows the police chase 74mph in a 40mph stretch. Driver wanted to be let off with a warning, despite 2 other speeding tickets in the last 9 months!! #ST36 #T2RPU — Lancs Road […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man goes missing after walking his dog

Image of Andrew Scott issued by police A Preston man has gone missing from either New Hall Lane or the Moor Nook area of Preston. Update: Police said Andrew was found […]

4 weeks ago
Stables completely destroyed after ‘suspicious’ fire

Aftermath of the fire which gutted the stables in Ribbleton Pic: Shannon Hehir Smoke could be seen as far as Fulwood last night Pic: Andy Cottam Privately-owned stables were destroyed last night (May 28) in a fire that police are treating as suspicious. […]

4 weeks ago
Fire crews battle car fire after suspected arson

Fire crews attended the scene in Greenthorn Crescent. Photo credit: Google Fire crews were called to a car fire in the Ribbleton area early this morning (May 29). One appliance […]

4 weeks ago
Police launch appeal to find man who disappeared from Ribbleton

Picture issued by Preston Police of Paul Malcolm Police have launched an appeal to find a man who disappeared from the Ribbleton area. Paul Malcolm, 52, was last seen in Sion […]

1 month ago
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