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News and information about Lea. It sits right on the Western frontier of Preston as you head out towards Lytham and Blackpool and is part of the sprawling area known as Ashton-on-Ribble.

Salwick bird flu risk ‘remains very low’ says Lancashire County Council

Lancashire Council today confirmed that a bird flu outbreak in Salwick poses a ‘very low’ risk to public health. They said they are reassuring Lancashire residents that the risk to public […]

1 week ago
Community Gateway Association give Savick shops demolition update

In 2017, following extensive consultation with local residents, Community Gateway Association began developing the area around Savick shops as part of a major regeneration project. The first phase included the […]

1 month ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week October 9 to 15

The Harris and Flag Market in Autumn Pic: Tony Worrall Tributes have poured in for the much-loved and respected Preston North End owner, Trevor Hemmings, who sadly died this week aged 86. But the heartwarming comments have proven that Prestonians […]

1 month ago
‘I made it!’ Lea cancer fighter’s joy at three year remission milestone

Roisin Pelan A Lea woman with metastatic breast cancer is celebrating her three year remission milestone. Roisín Pelan said the moment ‘wasn’t even something I could have dreamed of’ when she received […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Three Preston men jailed after flooding the city with cocaine and heroin

Three men from a Preston organised crime group received over 22 years in prison yesterday after flooding the city with cocaine and heroin. Wesley Harriot, Paul Harrison and Shaun Burns […]

2 months ago
Further details on Cottam Hall development set for approval

The Weald Cottam Pic: Google Further details on a new Cottam Hall development are set to be approved by Preston City Council Planning Committee. The site to be developed covers around 10.5 hectares of land […]

2 months ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 18 to 24

Autumn colours at Avenham Park This week in Preston, UCLan released a timetable detailing the reopening of the roads surrounding the long-awaited Adelphi Square development. There was also good news for students gathering for fresher’s week […]

2 months ago
13-year-old Lea fundraiser cycles 50 laps of Jubilee Park

A 13-year-old Lea fundraiser has raised £465 for charity after cycling 50 laps of Jubilee Park. On 20 August, Kaitlyn Marsden raised funds for Baby Beat, which supports the maternity […]

2 months ago
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