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.

Jubilee Park volunteers win funding for community event

Jubilee Park in Lea Volunteers who want to see a park in Lea improved are holding a fundraising event. Jubilee Action Group have been given £200 by Preston North West county councillor Bill Winlow. […]

5 years ago
Preston Western Distributor: Major new road for city moving to next stage

The proposed route of the Western Distributor and Link Roads A major new road to the west of Preston is moving forward as Lancashire County Council prepare to confirm and begin buying up its route. The Preston Western Distributor would […]

5 years ago
World War I garden opened at Lea school

Pupils and staff from Lea Community Primary with Mark Hendrick MP A commemorative World War I garden has been unveiled at a Lea school. Preston MP Mark Hendrick was among the guests at Lea Community Primary School on Friday 17 October. […]

5 years ago
Schoolboy from Preston scoops Lakeland Trophy

A Preston schoolboy scooped the ‘Haiku at the Howe’ 2014 trophy. It’s a special poetry award created by the Lindeth Country House Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere, the Lake District. The hotel […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police make arrest after manhunt in Lea and Savick

Police have confirmed a wanted man was arrested in Lea on Sunday morning. A Preston police officer said the man was wanted on recall to prison and in relation to […]

6 years ago
Police presence in West of Preston for wanted persons search

A police search has been carried out in the West of the city. Members of the public reported seeing up to eight police cars, police dogs and the helicopter deployed […]

6 years ago
Lea Police Design a poster Competition

Lea Police in Preston are looking for your help. They report an increase in non dwelling burglaries over the past few weeks. Garages and sheds have been targeted in Preston […]

6 years ago
Preston East-West link road: Fulwood campaign group urges residents to give their views

Alternative route proposal of the East-West link road A campaign group are calling on Fulwood residents to turn out at consultation events on a new M55 link road plan. The county council is consulting on the Preston Western […]

6 years ago
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