News and information about the area of Tulketh. The area is part of a wider region in the West of the city known as Ashton-on-Ribble. It includes Tulketh Mill now converted into offices but previously part of Preston’s industrial heritage.

Six Preston parks keep the green flag flying

Miller Park on a summer's evening Pic: Gary Bond Preston’s parks have been recognised once again for their glorious views, flowers and upkeep. The latest Green Flag Awards sees Preston City Council keeping the green flag flying at five […]

4 days ago
Antiques business to close Lane Ends shop due to ‘lack of footfall’

This n That in Woodplumpton Road is closing down Pic: Tony Worrall An antiques, collectibles and second-hand shop in Lane Ends is closing down. This n That in Woodplumpton Road will close on Saturday 20 July after three years of trading. Owners […]

3 weeks ago
How you can be part of the Great Get Together at this Preston canal clean up

Residents Mark Felton, David Connors and Neil White with some of the objects pulled from the canal last year A group of neighbours from Ashton-on-Ribble are holding their third annual canal clean up as part of the nationwide Great Get Together campaign. Last year’s clean up saw a shopping […]

4 weeks ago
Child’s motorbike taken from Lane Ends

The KTM bike Searches are continuing for a kids scrambler bike stolen from Ashton-on-Ribble. The KTM 85 bike was taken from the Lane Ends area on Wednesday 5 June. Emma-Louise Whitlock said her […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Review: Where to find the tangiest Chinese food in Preston

Clockwise: noodles and beansprouts, chicken and sweetcorn soup, salt and pepper chicken and soft shell crab This week my companion and I decided to try a meal at Tang restaurant on Fylde Road in Ashton, as part of a series of the best and worst rated […]

1 month ago
Teenage boy arrested in Haslam Park after large knife found

The knife found by police Pic: Preston Police Police have arrested a teenager who was carrying a knife in a city park. The 15-year-old boy has spent the night in the cells after being found with a ‘very […]

2 months ago
Martial arts movie star drops into Preston dojo

Mark Strange at the dojo in Fylde Road Pic: Nippon UK A Preston martial arts dojo was recently visited by a Preston-based star of the kung fu screen. Mark Strange, currently starring in Redcon-1, dropped into the Nippon UK dojo in […]

2 months ago
Motorbikes, bikes, weapons and drugs recovered during Ashton-on-Ribble police raids

Motorbikes recovered by police Pic: Preston Police Nuisance motorbikes have been taken off the streets of Ashton-on-Ribble. Preston Police made arrests following the seizure of three vehicles on Saturday (4 May). Officers say the owner’s of the […]

3 months ago
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