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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.

More change for Simon Rigby’s empire as he hands over Vittorias Kirkham

What was known as The Villa at Kirkham Pic: Google Simon Rigby is no longer operating Vittorias at Kirkham. The Guild Hall owner has let the eatery to Ross Wallis, managing director of Leftmove estate agents. The move comes two […]

3 weeks ago
Rural Preston pub defends hunting video

A rider is seen with a pack of dogs in the video A Preston pub has defended holding a hunting event. The Hand and Dagger posted a video during Saturday (23 February) of horses, riders and dogs leaving its car park. The […]

4 weeks ago
One in six drivers speeding in 20mph zone in Ribbleton road side checks

Around one in six drivers in Miller Road, Preston, was breaking the speed limit, during police checks last week. Volunteers from the Community Road Watch Team spent an hour in […]

4 weeks ago
Temporary lights in Lea Road as work continues on the railway this weekend

Temporary traffic lights will be in place in Lea Road, Lea, from 11pm tonight (Saturday) till 6am on Monday morning. Traffic under the railway bridge will be reduced to a […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lea Road delays expected due to railway bridge works

Lea Road will be reduced to one lane Pic: Great North Rail Project Motorists in Lea are being warned of delays due to work on a railway bridge. The Great North Rail Project has warned that Lea Road has been reduced to a […]

1 month ago
Old cottages on Preston Western Distributor route being dug out

Pickerings Cottages dig Archaeological digs are taking place at cottages in Cottam. Lancashire County Council has begun the work as part of the proposed Preston Western Distributor. The new road will link a […]

1 month ago
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
Drivers warned to allow extra time after Lea Gate collision

Motorists are warned to allow extra time or use an alternative route travelling between Preston and Kirkham this evening. A motorcyclist and Range Rover have collided with the motorcyclist suffering […]

3 months ago
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