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News and information about the village of Broughton which is just to the North of the city of Preston, Lancashire

Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble, ranked lowest to highest by area

Covid-19 cases map to 25 February 2021 New data from the government reveals the areas in Preston and South Ribble with the least Covid-19 cases. Of the 32 areas covered by Blog Preston, Penwortham South recorded the […]

21 hours ago
Covid-19 cases dropping in most areas of Preston and South Ribble

Covid-19 cases map to 18 February 2021 The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble continue to see a decrease in cases of Covid-19. Farington, Lea and Marina, and Preston City Centre are among the 22 […]

1 week ago
Housing developers say Broughton luxury housing scheme ‘not viable’ unless community contribution waived

Pillars - The Residences. Pic: Google maps Pillars Construction Ltd has submitted a letter to Preston City Council to remove the section 106 conditions from their Broughton development. Pillars, who have submitted the application regarding their development […]

1 week ago
New Guild Wheel section now open to the public

Part of the new Guild Wheel route Pic: Twitter @Chris66092274 A new, safer section of the Guild Wheel has opened for public use. The route cuts out part of Haighton Green Lane leading on to D’Urton Lane, which can be […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broughton, New Longton and Longridge residents fined for flouting Covid rules at tanning salon

Police officer wearing a face mask Pic: Lancashire Police Three women from Preston have been issued with fines after being found inside an illegally operating tanning salon. They were three of seven people handed fixed penalty notices for being […]

4 weeks ago
Broughton Bypass closed due to flooding as Storm Christoph continues and flood warnings in place

Police are in the process of closing off James Towers Way due to flooding Pic: Preston Police This morning (Wednesday, 20 January) flood warnings were upgraded on River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale and Samlesbury as Storm Christoph continues. Read more: Flood warnings upgraded on River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale […]

1 month ago
Area-by-area Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble up to 14 January

Latest Preston and South Ribble Coronavirus cases map The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a rise in Covid-19 cases over the last week (8 to 14 January). The largest increases in the 22 […]

1 month ago
Myerscough College cancel June open day and country fair

Myerscough College have announced that they have cancelled their 2021 Open Day and Country Fair. Due to take place on 6 June, the decision has been made to cancel the […]

2 months ago
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