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Family pay tribute to ‘adventurous, fun loving man’ whose body was found in the River Ribble

A picture of John Culshaw on a hike The family of a man whose body was found in the River Ribble described him as an “outgoing, active, adventurous, fun loving man […]

1 month 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 […]

3 months ago
Two men prosecuted for fly-tipping in Fishwick

The waste was discovered near the River Ribble Two men have been prosecuted for fly-tipping waste in Preston. Preston City Council were successful in their case against Andrew Milne and […]

5 months ago
Watch aerial footage of the Flying Scotsman at Preston Station

The Flying Scotsman puffing away The Flying Scotsman puffing away The Flying Scotsman made its way through Preston on Friday (3 August) evening. An iconic stream train the 4472 was captured by many railway enthusiasts […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

6 months ago
River Ribble faces low levels during heatwave

The River Ribble is facing low water levels. Pic: Stephen Melling Warm weather and increased water usage is taking its toll on the River Ribble. Hot temperatures have been hitting […]

7 months ago
Man talked down safely from River Ribble bridge at Preston

The A59 was closed off late on Saturday night The A59 was closed off late on Saturday night A man was taken to safety following an incident on a bridge in Preston city centre. Preston Police confirmed they shut […]

7 months ago
Man’s body recovered from the River Ribble

A sunny day on the River Ribble Pic: Tony Worrall A man’s body has been recovered from the River Ribble by Preston Police. Formal identification is yet to take place, however police have stated it is believed to be missing […]

7 months ago
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