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Ashton-on-Ribble

News and information for the area of Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston. Includes the Tulketh, Larches and Ashton areas of the city, plus a big swathe of what’s known as Riversway down by the docks.

Crash blocks Blackpool Road at Lea Gate

Traffic is queuing along the A583 Traffic is queuing along the A583 Long delays are forming on Blackpool Road heading out of Preston. Preston Police are on the scene on the A583. Traffic is queuing back […]

2 months ago
New group helping to ensure Ashton-on-Ribble looks loved

The Love Ashton group working hard to clean up the area The Love Ashton group working hard to clean up the area Work on cleaning up part of Ashton-on-Ribble has begun. The Love Ashton group, set up on Facebook, has gone […]

2 months ago
Biker injured after coming off bike and hitting tree in Ashton Park

The crash took place at the junction of Pedders Lane and Blackpool Road Pic: Google The crash took place at the junction of Pedders Lane and Blackpool Road Pic: Google A motorcyclist remains in a ‘critical condition’ in hospital after an early-morning crash on Sunday. […]

2 months ago
Carol concerts across Preston for Christmas 2018

Christmas is fast approaching and what better way to get in the festive mood than with singing your heart out at a carol concert? Lucky for Prestonians, there are plenty […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Picture released after Ashton-on-Ribble bike thefts

Police have released a picture of a man they want to speak to Police have released a picture of a man they want to speak to Police want to trace a man following a burglary in Ashton-on-Ribble. The property in Seymour Road, off […]

2 months ago
Preston Santa Dash to run at Preston Docks

Setting off on the Santa Dash Setting off on the Santa Dash Preston’s Santa Dash is returning and has a new location this year. Red and white runners for the St Catherine’s Hospice event will this […]

2 months ago
Appeal to trace Ashton pensioner’s prize cutlery set

Close up of the cutlery set Close up of the cutlery set Two granddaughters have taken to social media to appeal for the return of their grandad’s beloved cutlery set. A 24-carat gold plated 70 piece […]

2 months ago
Woman rescued from her car in Blackpool Road

Blackpool Road/ Thorntrees Ave junction A woman was rescued from her car by firefighters following a collision in Blackpool Road. Emergency services were called to the junction with Thorntrees Road […]

2 months ago
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