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.

Deepdale woman to skydive in memory of late mother who battled with Huntington’s

Hollie as a baby with her mum Prestonian Hollie Johnstone is completing a fundraiser in memory of her mother Emma who died of Huntington’s Disease in 2018. Deepdale-based Hollie will be completing a tandem skydive at 15,000 […]

3 months ago
Man wanted in connection with Deepdale mosque charity box theft

Image of man wanted in connection with theft from Quwatal Mosque Preston Police are appealing for help to identify a man in connection with a charity box theft. The incident occurred on Friday 31 December 2021 at Quwwatul Islam Mosque in […]

4 months ago
Wagamama to open in Deepdale this March

Unit L1 Deepdale Trade Park Pic: Google Asian restaurant chain Wagamama is opening in Deepdale this March. Launching on Monday 21 March, the delivery kitchen will be located at Unit L1 on Deepdale Trade Park in Blackpool Road. […]

4 months ago
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 […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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, […]

4 months 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 […]

5 months 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 […]

5 months ago
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 […]

5 months ago
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