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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.

How to recycle your Christmas tree in Preston, South Ribble, Fylde, Ribble Valley, Wyre and West Lancashire

The Christmas tree on the Harris balcony in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Now that the festive period is winding down, the Christmas decorations will soon be packed away for another year. But many people will be left unsure what to do with […]

2 months ago
Area-by-area Preston and South Ribble coronavirus cases for the week before Christmas

Latest coronavirus case map. Some areas have seen a drop in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Christmas. Areas such as Ingol, St Matthew’s and Walton-le-Dale have reported less cases compared to […]

2 months ago
Haslam Park play area upgrade delayed

The much needed upgrade work on the Haslam Park play area has been delayed. The park was closed in November for a complete re-vamp, with the hopes of it being […]

2 months ago
Here for Humanity to deliver 100 Christmas meals to lonely elderly and vulnerable people in Preston

Chris Murray and Ruby Abram volunteer Director for Here for Humanity at PNE. Preston Here For Humanity are teaming up with Ashton Methodist Church and Millers Taxi firm to cook and deliver 100 Meals to elderly and vulnerable adults who will be alone […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen increases in coronavirus cases in the past week

Current coronavirus cases map. Most places in Preston and South Ribble have seen an increase in Covid-19 cases in the last week. However, some places such as Longton and Walmer Bridge, Leyland South West […]

3 months ago
Man arrested on suspicion of affray in Ashton-on-Ribble

Police were called to reports of concern for safety at an address in the Cardigan Street area of Ashton-on-Ribble. A 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of affray. He is […]

3 months ago
One person taken to hospital after two-car crash at Preston Docks

A road in Preston has been blocked following a ‘nasty crash’. Emergency services are at the scene of the collision on Mariner’s Way near Preston Docks this afternoon (16 December). […]

3 months ago
Map shows mixed view for latest coronavirus figures in Preston and South Ribble

Latest coronavirus case figures map for Preston and South Ribble Around half of local areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in coronavirus cases from 3 December to 9 December, while the other half recorded increases. Plungington […]

3 months ago
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