News and information on Deepdale in Preston, Lancashire. An area of the city known mainly for football as it is home to Deepdale the ground where Preston North End play. But it is also home to many residents in rows of tightly packed terraced housing.

Man left with serious injuries in Ribbleton Lane collision

The crash occurred in Ribbleton Lane near to Skeffington Road Lancashire Police are appealing for information after a collision this morning (Wednesday 19 January) left a man with serious injuries. Emergency services were called at 7.40am following the collision between […]

2 days ago
Car and pedestrian involved in Ribbleton Lane crash

The crash occurred in Ribbleton Lane near to Skeffington Road A stretch of Ribbleton Lane has been closed off by police following a collision involving a pedestrian. A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following the crash, […]

2 days ago
Preston’s trams then and now, a light rail future?

Horse-drawn tram from the 1880s Pic: Preston Digital Archive Work on creating a new tram network in Preston continues. The city should be joining Manchester, Blackpool and Birmingham in having its own system. Earlier this year, Preston Trampower acquired […]

2 weeks ago
Over 100 children benefit from free meals and activities in Preston

Children enjoying the Holiday Activities and Food Programme Pic: Ian Robinson / Preston North End Over 100 Preston children benefited from free meals and activities in the lead up to Christmas. Preston North End Community and Education Trust was one of nine providers of the Winter […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement 100 Warm Whites packs delivered to Prestonians affected by fuel poverty

PNE platers Joe Rafferty, Daniel Johnson and Ryan Ledson supporting the Warm Whites campaign Pic: Ian Robinson/Preston North End Preston North End Community and Education Trust distributed 100 Warm Whites packs to those affected by fuel poverty in December. The Warm Whites campaign was launched in the lead up […]

2 weeks ago
First tenants move into house for the homeless funded by Big PNE Sleep Out

Two tenants have moved into the Foxton Centre’s Housing First property in Ashton-on-Ribble in time for Christmas, with the renovations that were funded by the Big PNE Sleep Out in […]

4 weeks ago
Preston supermarket opening hours for Christmas 2021 and New Year

Asda Fulwood As Christmas 2021 fast approaches, shop and supermarket workers are looking forward to a well-deserved break. But for Preston residents, getting caught without essential supplies during this time can be […]

1 month ago
Pictures show aftermath of fire near mosque in Deepdale

On Wednesday December 15, firefighters battled a Deepdale shed blaze that spread to an adjacent building. At 02.41am, four fire engines from Preston, Penwortham, and Bamber Bridge attended a commercial […]

1 month ago
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