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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.

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 […]

11 months ago
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 […]

11 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 […]

1 year 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 […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

1 year ago
Latest on where Preston’s new Western Distributor road is up to

The Western Distributor will join the M55 at a new junction to the North West of the city The Western Distributor will join the M55 at a new junction to the North West of the city Final route plans for a major new road to the west of […]

1 year ago
Police reopen Riversway after woman found with ‘serious injuries’

The slip road from Blackpool Road heads to Riversway Pic: Google The slip road from Blackpool Road heads to Riversway Pic: Google A woman has been found with ‘serious injuries’ on a busy Preston road. Preston Police  shut the slip road […]

1 year ago
Lightning strike caused ‘loud bang’ to be heard across Ashton

Firefighters were called to the street in Lea after reports of a 'loud bang' Pic: Benny Mc'Nally Firefighters were called to the street in Lea after reports of a ‘loud bang’ Pic: Benny Mc’Nally Many Prestonians were diverted from their night watching TV by the sound of […]

1 year ago
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