News and information about the village of Walton-le-Dale. Although not officially part of Preston, Walton-le-Dale is the gateway to the south-eastern side of the city and also contains the Capitol Retail Park.

Preston fashion brand The Killing Tree taking it to the world

Models pose in some of The Killing Tree's gear Models pose in some of The Killing Tree’s gear A Preston fashion firm is expanding rapidly after a bumper last 12 months. The Killing Tree Clothing based in Ribbleton Lane […]

2 weeks ago
Average speed cameras in place on London Road

One of the cameras further up London Road One of the average speed cameras now up in London Road Average speed cameras have gone up on a stretch of a major road into Preston. London Road has three […]

3 weeks ago
Driver rescued in dramatic Walton-le-Dale crash

The car on its side in Cuerdale Lane A motorist has been rescued from a ditch after crashing in Walton-le-Dale. Cuerdale Lane was closed while emergency services came to the drivers aid during Sunday afternoon. Shortly after 2pm […]

1 month ago
Average speed cameras to be introduced on two Preston roads

How the average speed cameras look Two notorious accident black-spots in Preston are to have average speed cameras introduced. Brockholes Brow where Rachel Marie Murphy and Shelby Maher died and London Road where biker Robert Symonowicz […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Reece Hodgson jailed for sex offences against teenage girls

Reece Hodgson A man who groomed teenage girls before sexual assaulting them has been jailed. Reece Hodgson, 19, was sentenced to 21 months in prison after pleading guilty to five counts of […]

2 months ago
Horrifying moment Preston roofer is balanced on metal pole 90 FEET up

Officers workers took pictures and reported the roofer Pic: Manchester Evening News A Preston roofer has been criticised by a judge for a moment of ‘breathtaking stupidity’. David Mulholland, 25, was working on a new hotel in Manchester city centre when he […]

2 months ago
Preston supermarket Christmas and New Year opening hours 2016

Morrisons at Preston Docklands There’s relatives coming round for Boxing Day, you’re relaxing on the sofa and then the fear strikes. We don’t have enough soft drinks. Or prosecco. Hang on a minute, there’s […]

2 months ago
Arrest made in Walton-le-Dale robbery investigation

Two men seen walking after the incident at Londis Police have made an arrest as an investigation into a robbery in Walton-le-Dale continues. A 38-year-old man from Preston has been arrested on suspicion of robbery following the incident at […]

3 months ago
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