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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.

Terminal illness protection for employees triggers Tory and Labour row in Preston

A doctor checks the blood pressure of a patient Pic: Alterfines A doctor checks the blood pressure of a patient Pic: Alterfines A Conservative councillor has criticised the city’s Labour group for an ’embarrassing’ motion about protecting the rights of those […]

3 weeks ago
Lea family distraught as kids suitcase taken from car when returning from holiday

The CCTV shows a man in the area of the car The CCTV shows a man in the area of the car A family have appealed for the return of their holiday belongings after being targeted just moments after returning for […]

2 months ago
Woman remains in hospital after crash in Clifton

Church Lane where the crash happened Pic: Google Church Lane where the crash happened Pic: Google A crash on a rural road in the outskirts of Preston has triggered an appeal for witnesses by police. On Sunday (20 […]

2 months ago
Chiminea safety warning after Lea garden fire

The safe lighting of a chiminea The safe lighting of a chiminea Homeowners enjoying the sunshine in their gardens have been issued with a warning after a chiminea fire.Homeowners enjoying the sunshine in their gardens have […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New Mayor of Preston takes up role

Councillor Trevor Hart Councillor Trevor Hart The new Mayor of Preston has begun his ceremonial role and expect to see him appearing around the city. Councillor Trevor Hart, a Lea councillor, has taken […]

2 months ago
AJs Dream to host auction fundraiser for Derian House

AJ in hospital with his mother Jenna A charity fundraiser is being held in memory of a Preston baby who passed away in January 2015. Anthony Rushe (A.J.), was born in […]

3 months ago
Takeaway visitors could hold clue to Lea garage break in

The BP garage in Lea was targeted Pic: Google The BP garage in Lea was targeted Pic: Google Police are hunting four men after they stole cash and cigarettes from a garage in Lea. During the early hours of […]

4 months ago
This Lea lad is climbing Machu Picchu for charity

David Capitan, 11, is climbing high An 11-year-old boy from Preston is climbing Mt Machu Picchu in Peru to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. David Capitan, who lives in Lea, suffers from Cystic Fibrosis […]

5 months ago
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