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

211 new homes to be built in Cottam development

211 new homes are set to be built in a Cottam development. Calder Rise is due to have a mix of three and four bedroom homes with prices starting from […]

1 month ago
Preston paramedic student saves man’s life after cricket match collapse

Matt Dunn, Lancashire and Cumbria Consultant Paramedic, presenting UCLan student Ibrahim Akram with his certificate Pic: UCLan 21-year-oild Ibrahim Akram was fielding on the boundary when an opposition player collapsed when running between the wickets. The paramedic student leapt into action and saved the man's life.

1 month ago
Search underway for 73-year-old woman missing from Preston

Police shared an image of Krystina Shimincziuk Police have launched an appeal after a 73-year-old woman went missing from her home in Preston. Krystina Shimincziuk was last seen in the Oakbrook Drive area at around 6.45pm on […]

1 month ago
Cottam residents feeling snubbed after neighbourhood centre objections overlooked

Cottam residents have been left feeling like they were “not listened to” after plans for a neighbourhood centre in the area were given the green light – in the face […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tag Lane in Ingol re-opens after crash

Tag Lane is closed between the Oaktree Avenue and St Margarets Close junctions Pic: Google Police expect the road to be closed for 'some time' after the crash which took place around 5.45am on Tuesday.

2 months ago
Preston 44 and 46 bus services diverted due to six-week road closure

The present Preston Bus livery, Pic: Route One Two bus services will continue to be diverted in the Cottam area due to ongoing roadworks that have seen a road closed for six weeks. Tag Lane has been closed […]

2 months ago
Community Gateway development at Cottam approved for third time

Where the Gateway development of 58 properties will be Pic: Planning documents Half of the 58 properties will be designed by the people who end up living in them.

2 months ago
Preston Western Distributor speed limit confirmed to remain at 50mph

The speed limit on the new Preston Western Distributor Road will remain at 50mph after faster options were deemed too dangerous. Lancashire County Council’s cabinet has decided to make the […]

2 months ago
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