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Ashton-on-Ribble

News and information for the area of Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston. Includes the Tulketh, Larches and Ashton areas of the city, plus a big swathe of what’s known as Riversway down by the docks.

Review: Visiting The Green Frog at Preston Docks for dinner and a show

The Green Frog's bacon barm As the days are getting warmer and any restaurant with outside seating is booked up until 2030, Blog Preston has decided to do a series of reviews on the food […]

2 days ago
Tulketh Tap Room owner sets record straight about recent closure

Tulketh Tap Room Pic: Tony Worrall The owner of the Tulketh Tap Room in Preston has taken to social media to set the record straight regarding the closure of the bar. Ray Woods closed Tulketh Tap […]

1 week ago
Former footballer Clarke Carlisle thanks Preston NHS mental health workers

Clark Carlisle Preston-born former footballer Clarke Carlisle has thanked NHS mental health workers based at West Strand House. Clarke, who has recurrent depressive disorder, sent his message of gratitude as part of […]

1 week ago
Ashton woman’s caring side takes off thanks to pandemic career switch

Lauren Murray When the pandemic grounded airline cabin crew member and Ashton-on-Ribble woman Lauren Murray, she decided to take off in another direction. Since being furloughed from her high-flying job the 23 […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police appeal to trace man in connection with metal bar attack in Ashton-on-Ribble

Preston Police have sent out an appeal for information on Leon Halsall, aged 37, from Preston pictured above. The request comes after an incident occurred on Friday 23 April where […]

2 weeks ago
Preston’s weather forecast as tree falls in Ashton-on-Ribble due to strong winds

Fallen tree in Ashton, Egerton road. Pic: Dan Parry A tree has fallen in Ashton as a result of this week’s windy weather. The tree has fallen on Egerton Road near to the Thurlby club. However, the council have […]

2 weeks ago
Arson investigation launches after second fire in five months at former Baffito’s at Preston Docks

Four crews tackled the blaze Pic: @ianarmistead / Twitter An arson investigation has been launched after the former Baffito’s restaurant at Preston Docks caught fire again yesterday (Thursday 29 April). Images posted on social media showed plumes of thick smoke rising from […]

3 weeks ago
Salon offering aesthetics, massage and fitness to open in Ashton

Skin Medicine is located at 382A Blackpool Road A beauty salon with a difference is set to open in Ashton-on-Ribble. Skin Medicine will deliver a range of services including aesthetic medicine, permanent make-up, massage, and exercise classes for […]

3 weeks ago
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