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.

Spring Fair comes to walled garden in Ashton Park

The walled garden in Ashton Park A spring fair will be welcoming visitors in April for a day of events, shopping and volunteering opportunities. The Spring Fair held by Let’s Grow Preston will take place on […]

4 months ago
Space Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble holding free adult learning art courses

The Space Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Paul Melling Two adult learning art courses are starting up in Preston next month. Both courses will be taking place at The Space Centre on Ashton-on-Ribble, starting on Thursday, 3 March. Course […]

4 months ago
Arrests made after electrical items stolen in Ashton-on-Ribble

A police van of Lancashire Constabulary Pic: Call The Cops 999 Tac Ops officers from Lancashire Police have made several arrests after stopping vehicles linked with crimes across the county. During the day, officers stopped a suspected stolen vehicle sought in […]

4 months ago
Preston man with links to Ribbleton, Lea, Ashton and city centre wanted on recall to prison

John McKenzie Police are appealing for help to find a Preston man wanted on recall to prison. John McKenzie, 27, has links to Ribbleton, Lea, Ashton-on-Ribble and the city centre. He is […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Flood alert issued for River Ribble estuary west of Preston

The UK Government has issued a flood alert for the Ribble Estuary to the west of Preston as Storm Eunice descends on the North West. The alert was issued due […]

5 months ago
Preston care workers’ seven-hour trek for Alzheimer’s Society

Right at Home Preston and South Ribble care workers The Right at Home Preston and South Ribble team sent some of their best explorers out in the Lake District to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society.  The money raised […]

5 months ago
Road in Larches closed for utility works with buses diverted

Greaves Town Lane where the collision is said to have taken place Pic: Google Lancashire County Council has closed Greaves Town Lane in the Larches for utility repairs and maintenance works. The road was closed from 9am Monday 14 February and will remain shut […]

5 months ago
Prestonians invited to St Walburge’s Victorian High Tea

On Saturday, 19 February, St Walburge’s Hall will be hosting a special Victorian High Tea to raise funds for the St Walburge charity. In the heart of Preston, in one […]

5 months ago
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