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

Heritage Open Days in Preston 2023: What’s happening and when

The Old Tram Bridge spans the River Ribble at Avenham Park Pic: Stephen Melling The history and heritage of Preston is being explored this September as Heritage Open Days return. From exploring the city’s suburbs to going behind the scenes at the waste-collection service […]

7 months ago
Fell Bistro in Longridge up for two Lancashire Tourism Awards

Fell Bistro Pic: Nick Elsby A Longridge restaurant has scooped two nominations in this year’s Lancashire Tourism Awards. Fell Bistro in Berry Lane has been winning fans not just in the town but also further […]

7 months ago
Two executive homes planned for garden of Whittingham home

Two executive homes are planned for the garden of a historic property on the outskirts of Preston. The blueprint would see a gated courtyard spring up on land to the […]

7 months ago
Lane closures on M6 at Junction 31 cause major southbound delays

Motorists on the M6 and M55 at Preston are experiencing major delays during Friday evening. National Highways North West say a broken down vehicle on the M6 southbound between J32 […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broughton schoolboy wins housebuilder’s design competition

A primary school pupil in Broughton has won an interior design competition. Mason Pollard-Kennedy who attends Broughton-in-Amounderness Church of England Primary School won the Year 2 competition. Wain Homes asked […]

7 months ago
Fundraiser launched to aid Goosnargh Oliverson’s Primary School after fires

A village has rallied round its primary school after an arson attempt damaged playground equipment. Goosnargh Oliverson’s School was targeted twice in the space of a month by a 13-year-old […]

7 months ago
Teenage boy charged with arson after Goosnargh primary school fire

A teenage boy has been charged with arson following fires at a primary school in Goosnargh. Preston Police said a 13-year-old boy – who cannot be named for legal reasons […]

7 months ago
Teenager arrested after fire at primary school in Goosnargh

A teenager has been arrested after a suspected arson attempt at a school in a village outside Preston. Preston Police were called to Goosnargh Oliverson’s School at 2am on Monday […]

7 months ago
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