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

Touch of Spice development is ‘out of keeping’ say Broughton Parish Council

Location of the redevelopment. Pic: Planning application Preston City Council The former Touch of Spice restaurant, Broughton has seen new plans submitted to be turned into residential flats. The application shows that the already demolished building would be made into […]

4 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 […]

4 months ago
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 […]

5 months ago
Kind-hearted gran creates popular milk bottle top Christmas trees to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

Kind-hearted Barton gran Sandra Coulson is more excited for Christmas than most. Back at the start of the national lockdown in mid-March, Sandra began asking family and friends to collect […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

5 months ago
Map shows latest coronavirus figures for Preston and South Ribble as most areas see a fall in cases in early December

Latest coronavirus case figures map for Preston and South Ribble Many areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in coronavirus cases from 24 November to 2 December. However, places such as Bamber Bridge West, Plungington and University […]

5 months ago
M55 traffic begins to ease after crash involving up to 10 vehicles between Kirkham and Broughton

Traffic on M55. Pic: Christopher August The M55 was blocked due to a multiple vehicle crash. Traffic has been held within the M55 eastbound junction one, Garstang to Broughton interchange. It is thought that the crash […]

5 months ago
Map shows latest coronavirus case rise and falls in areas of Preston and South Ribble

Latest Preston and South Ribble coronavirus data map Most areas of Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in Covid cases over the last week (11-18 November). However, areas such as Leyland North, Plungington and University and […]

6 months ago
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