News and information about the Larches area of Preston, Lancashire. Part of Ashton-on-Ribble the Larches estate is one of the largest in the city.

College students help repaint classroom at Preston disabled school

Repainting the walls inside the Acorns Three schools across Preston and Chorley have been given a spruce up thanks to students at a city college. Painting and decorating learners from Preston’s College have been learning on […]

1 week ago
How unwanted supermarket food has been helping Preston families in half-term

Redistributed food at the Holiday Hunger markets Holiday Hunger markets have taken place across the city to help struggling families. Recycling Lives has donated thousands of meals to help parents who are tackling the half-term holiday feed. […]

4 weeks ago
Two Preston brothers-in-law have launched a new boxing brand

Bravose is a new boxing brand made in Preston Pic: Anthony Ives Photography Two brothers-in-law from Preston are hoping to knock out the competition with a new range of boxing products. Boxing enthusiasts Anas Rehman and Muhammad Tayyab created the Bravose brand in […]

1 month ago
Larches boxing club has become so popular it needs to expand

A gym session in the Larches club A boxing club in Larches is so popular it is bursting at the seams. Larches and Savick Boxing Academy has trained the likes of Commonwealth Games gold-winning medalists Scott Fitzgerald […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Snow and ice force Preston Bus service changes

Ronaldsway became a car park during Wednesday morning Pic: Ryan Gillett Preston Bus has said it is changing a number of services due to the snow and icy conditions. The bus operator is not serving a number of roads on housing […]

2 months ago
Savick man arrested on suspicion of burglary

Police have arrested a wanted man in Savick. The 24-year-old man of West Park Avenue was the subjected of a police appeal on Thursday (10 January). The public had been […]

2 months ago
Police continue search for missing Larches man

Dave Tipping Dave Tipping A man with a Preston North End tattoo has gone missing. David Tipping was reported missing from the Larches area. The 38-year-old was last seen on Wednesday 28 […]

3 months ago
Attempted raid at Co-Op in Larches foiled by police

Co-Op in Norbreck Drive, Larches Pic: Google Co-Op in Norbreck Drive, Larches Pic: Google Three men have been arrested after an attempt to break into a mini-supermarket in Preston. Preston Police sent officers to the Co-Op in […]

4 months ago
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