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Tulketh

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.

The Star Youth Centre in Ashton-on-Ribble will no longer provide wellbeing services

Children and Family Wellbeing Services will no longer be delivered from The Star Youth Centre in Ashton after Lancashire County Council approved changes to the service. Campaigners have fought hard […]

6 months ago
Lytham Road railway bridge will stay shut for another three weeks

Lytham Road will see closures and diversions Pic: Google The road under Lytham Road railway bridge will remain closed until April 18. Network Rail are carrying out waterproofing and structural repairs. The road, which cuts through under the railway, […]

7 months ago
Remembering when Preston used to have its own bank

Henry Newsham Pedder picked up the balance sheet when Edward Pedder died, and found things did not add up Pic: Preston Digital Archive With news on Preston City Council considering funding a community bank we take a look back at when Preston had its own bank. Pedder’s was a household name in Georgian […]

8 months ago
How Preston wants to be the centre of a new North West-based community bank

The former RBS bank in Fulwood stands empty Pic: Blog Preston With the continued spotlight on The Preston Model, the city council is preparing to invest £1million – in setting up a bank. Council leader councillor Matthew Brown says the city […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fire crews cutting driver from car in Ashton-on-Ribble

The scene in Woodplumpton Road Pic: Georgia Speariett A busy road in Ashton-on-Ribble has been closed off by emergency services. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service could be seen cutting someone from their car. Two cars are understood to […]

8 months ago
Families band together to save children’s services at Ashton’s Star Youth Centre

Ashton mums are banding together to save family and wellbeing services at The Star youth club. The club is one of 17 in Lancashire which faces uncertainty following Lancashire County […]

8 months ago
Waitrose delivery van becomes stuck under Lytham Road rail bridge

The delivery van stuck under Lytham Road bridge Pic: addamstimmble Waitrose home deliveries were delayed during Saturday in Preston. A delivery van misjudged the height of the railway bridge at Lytham Road on the Ashton-on-Ribble/Fulwood border. Preston Police attended and […]

8 months ago
Motorcyclist remains in hospital after Ashton-on-Ribble collision

The collision happened on Roebuck Street An appeal has been launched by police after a motorcyclist was hurt on Sunday (10 February) night. Preston Police were called on 8.36pm to reports of a collision involving a […]

8 months ago
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