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Ingol

News and information about the area of Preston known as Ingol. It includes the smaller areas of Tanterton and Cottam.

New history documentaries highlight Cottam Hall and Lancashire’s Haydock family

A local history buff has covered Cottam Hall and the Haydock family in two new documentaries. Former Preston teacher Gary Cunliffe, who has produced history films on Courtauld’s factory and Fulwood, recently discovered […]

3 days ago
Urgent gas roadworks in Fulwood, Ingol and Cottam begin

A major project to boost Preston’s gas network and remove concerns about gas supply to thousands of homes started this week (week beginning October 18). Significant recent development in areas […]

6 days ago
Preston poet teams up with national housebuilder to celebrate the north

Preston poet Sarah Chadwick has teamed up with a housebuilder to highlight the north of England through verse. Barratt Homes commissioned Sarah to write a poem titled Up North. It […]

7 days ago
Preston band The Juice bringing ‘scally rock with a sweet pop sheen’ to The Ferret

Preston band The Juice are playing their first headline show at The Ferret this week. Performing this Thursday (21 October), The Juice draw influence from The Beatles, ska and punk […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police rescue ‘lost and confused’ swan in Ingol

Police officers rescued the swan from Tag Lane Police have returned a swan to its family on the Lancaster Canal. Officers responded to reports of the swan being ‘lost, confused and endangering road users’ in Tag Lane in […]

2 weeks ago
Cottam roadworks to continue as ‘traffic calming’ project pushes works past six-month mark

Lancashire County Council has today confirmed that Cottam’s Hoyles Lane roadworks will continue. The project was scheduled for completion after eight weeks, but as of Tuesday 12 October, the works […]

2 weeks ago
Preston Western Distributor update given and new road closure details

A major new road is being built – the Preston Western Distributor, which will link Preston and southern Fylde to the M55 motorway. The road is scheduled to open in […]

3 weeks ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week September 25 to October 1

A calming scene at the Bullnose in recent days Pic: Tony Worrall This week, Preston residents have taken in the sights of the now open Adelphi Square and new UCLan student centre. There was also promising news for locals wishing to get […]

4 weeks ago
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