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Storm Callum sees Fulwood road flood as roadworks begin

A motorist tries to avoid the floodwater in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston A motorist tries to avoid the floodwater in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston Heavy rainfall throughout Friday (12 October) night and Saturday (13 October) morning has seen lots of […]

4 months ago
Flooding alert issued for the River Ribble at Preston

The River Ribble near Avenham Park on Sunday Pic: Paul Melling The River Ribble near Avenham Park during a previous storm surge Pic: Paul Melling A flooding alert has been issued for the River Ribble in Preston and Penwortham. Storm Callum […]

4 months ago
Better flood defences planned for Preston and South Ribble

View of the River Ribble. Pic: @rijayparmar A bid is being made for funding to help improve flood defences along the River Ribble. Lancashire County Council (LCC) is bidding for […]

7 months ago
Preston downpours and thunder bring music event to a close and roads flood

Flooding at Greaves Town Lane Pic: Benny Mc'Nally Surface water in Eastway on Friday evening Pic: Colin Sinnott A music event on the balcony of the Harris Museum has been cut short due to torrential downpours in the […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flood warning withdrawn for River Ribble as Storm Eleanor swirls in

The Ribble at Broadgate shortly after midnight on Wednesday Pic: Neetal Parekh The Ribble at Broadgate shortly after midnight on Wednesday Pic: Neetal Parekh A flood warning for the River Ribble has been withdrawn. Water levels on the Ribble at Lower Penwortham […]

1 year ago
River Ribble flood alert remains in place for Walton-le-Dale

The River Ribble near Avenham Park on Sunday Pic: Paul Melling The River Ribble near Avenham Park Pic: Paul Melling Periods of heavy rain has put parts of South Ribble on flood alert. The Environment Agency has three flood alerts in […]

1 year ago
New bridge finished across the River Darwen after flood damage

The new look Carver Bridge The new look Carver Bridge A bridge washed away in the Christmas floods of 2015 has finally been replaced. Connecting Coupe Green and Gregson Lane to Samlesbury the Carver footbridge […]

1 year ago
Flood alert issued for River Ribble and Darwen at Preston

Preston skyline in the background, with flooded Walton le Dale in foreground Pic: Hamza Asmal Preston skyline in the background, with flooded Walton le Dale in foreground during the Boxing Day floods Pic: Hamza Asmal A flood alert has been issued covering Walton-le-Dale and other […]

2 years ago
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