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

Cottam Brickworks due to see ‘new development’ plan for northern site

Aerial view of the Cottam Hall area A long-running development proposal for Preston looks set to have plans tabled for its second stage. Cottam Brickworks, along the canal, is due to be anchored by a major supermarket […]

6 months ago
Preston woman to compete for this year’s Miss England title

Holly will head to Newcastle for the competition A Tanterton woman has made it through to the final of Miss England. Holly Moore will compete for the top prize of £100,000 and a luxury holiday to Mauritius. The […]

6 months ago
Three Preston parks set to see play areas upgraded and lighting improved

Conway Park is due for a revamp of its play area Pic: Blog Preston Improvements to three parks in Preston are due for approval. Preston City Council is planning work to play areas in Conway Park, Fulwood, Tanterton Green play area in Ingol and […]

6 months ago
Ingol burglary saw elderly resident targeted

Police want to speak to this man A picture has been released of a man police want to speak to in connection with a burglary in Ingol. Preston Police say an elderly and vulnerable resident was targeted […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Timeline of missing Preston man Steven Durand’s last known movements

Steven Durand Police have made a new appeal for information to trace Preston man Steven Durand. The 31-year-old went missing from Hornby Avenue, in Ingol, on October 28. Steven’s mother Christine Durand […]

6 months ago
Water sports centre being built as part of Ribby Hall Village development

A new lake is being created at Ribby Hall Village A holiday resort on the edge of Preston has been granted permission to expand further. Ribby Hall Village is investing £7million in the Reeds Bay development. A 22-acre site will […]

6 months ago
Former Ingol football coach jailed for sexual offence involving a 12-year-old boy

David Aspden A former football coach has been jailed for engaging in sexual activity with a 12-year-old boy. David Aspden, 33, of Goldburn Close, Ingol, was arrested in December 2017 after a […]

6 months ago
Missing Ingol teenager found safe and well

Brooke Nicholas A Ingol teenager who went missing at the weekend has been found safe and well. Brooke Nicholas, 15, was found in the Preston area last night. Police have thanked everyone […]

7 months ago
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