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.

Woman found dead in Lea house

Cartmel Place in Lea Pic: Google A woman has been found dead after firefighters were called to a property in Lea. Ambulance crews called out Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service after they couldn’t enter a house. […]

5 years ago
Hoyles Lane 350 new homes plans submitted

Hoyles Lane masterplan shows the extent of the development A swathe of new housing could be built near the new Cottam Hall Brickworks site. Morris Homes have lodged a full planning application to put up 350 new properties on […]

5 years ago
Lea car crash: Two Ribbleton men named as those who died

Two people who died in a car crash in Lea have been named as Anthony Butler and Jack Hamilton. Both men are from the Ribbleton area of Preston. Anthony who […]

5 years ago
Lea car crash: Two people dead and another in hospital with serious injuries

Two people have died after a car crash on the outskirts of Preston. A third person has been taken to Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries after a vehicle crashed […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ajs Dream and Derian Auction raises over £1,500 at Lea Club

Aj’s Dream and Derian House Auction Night was held on Saturday 30th May at Lea Club, Blackpool Road, Ashton in Preston and raised over £1,500, although the total amount will not be […]

5 years ago
Preston local election results: Full breakdown of Preston City Council 2015 election

Garrison ward was the scene of a recount Preston Town Hall has stayed red as it was a case of status quo in the local elections. Labour remained in charge at Preston City Council as no seats changed […]

5 years ago
Euston Street and Jubilee parks receive major funding boost

Jubilee Park in Lea Two Preston parks are to receive more than £100,000 of investment in a new city council plan. Jubilee Park in Lea is to have new footpaths added and its play […]

5 years ago
Police reissue appeal to find Jordan Standing following Avenham assault

Jordan Standing Preston police have reissued an appeal to trace a man wanted in connection with an assault. Jordan Standing, 22, is wanted by police following an assault which took place in […]

5 years ago
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