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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.

Extra reception class for Lea County Primary to meet growing demand

Lea County Primary School will have an extra reception class in September 2020 to accommodate growing demand for places. Lancashire County Council’s cabinet has agreed to a temporary increase in […]

2 months ago
‘Try Everything’ video shows off the work of children at Royal Cross school

Children at Royal Cross school in Preston have created a music video to show off the work they do there. The school in Elswick Road, Larches, is a specialist facility […]

2 months ago
General election 2019 results for Fylde

Ballot Box Fylde has elected its new MP and it is Mark Menzies. Conservatives hold the seat and have a majority of 16,661 votes compared to 11,805 at the 2017 general election. Menzies has been […]

4 months ago
Business as usual for Savick shops ahead of planned demolition

The row of shops and the library at Savick Pic: Google The housing association behind plans to demolish a row of local businesses is asking the public to continue to support the traders. Community Gateway Association (CGA) has recently submitted a […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man wanted after Ashton crimes escaped from police

Police are asking for the public to help them find a man who escaped while he was being arrested. Joshua Corey, 26, is wanted in connection with a number of […]

5 months ago
One night of Mischief is coming to five venues in Preston and South Ribble

Louise Fazackerley A unique night of performance and pizza is coming to Preston and South Ribble this Mischief Night. Five events will be taking place during the course of Wednesday 30 October, […]

5 months ago
Savick Library has reopened after repairs to the ceiling

Savick Library is back open for business after it was closed down in May. A fault to the ceiling left Lancashire County Council with no option but to shut the […]

8 months ago
Preston Bus says it is not cancelling the 88 service

Preston Bus is making timetable changes to a number of services Pic: Ian Simpson A service linking Fulwood, Lea and Larches is not being scrapped according to Preston Bus. Timetable changes are due for the Service 88 along with a number of other services […]

8 months ago
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