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

17 new homes on site of former Cotty Brook pub

Full planning permission has been lodged by developers to convert the Cotty Brook site into residential units. The proposal is to build 11 two bedroom houses, 4 one bedroom flats […]

6 years ago
Police arrest suspect in Cottam schoolgirl assualt

Lancashire Police want to update the public about recent events in Cottam, where a young girl was approached by a male. A man assaulted a 13-year-old girl who he approached […]

6 years ago
Witness sought after schoolgirl assaulted in Cottam on walk home

A man is being hunted after a 13-year-old girl was assaulted as she walked home in Cottam. The schoolgirl was walking along a path through parkland and recreational ground between […]

6 years ago
Police renew appeal for information after a man exposed himself to teenage girl

Lancashire Police have released more information in their appeal for information after a 16 year old girl was approached by a male who exposed himself to her. The incident took […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood residents group prepare to campaign on Garden City plan

The residents of Lightfoot Lane have been battling against numerous planning applications in the area A residents group are preparing to do battle with planners over development of the North West of Preston. The Lightfoot Lane Area Residents Association have sent a rallying cry to […]

6 years ago
Daughter who killed Cottam mother Marie Hothersall is jailed

Ann Lupton admitted killing her mother A 54-year-old woman has been jailed for killing her mother in Cottam. Ann Lupton, of Cedar Avenue, Stoke on Trent, admitted killing her mother Marie Hothersall at an address in […]

6 years ago
Cottam farm could be demolished to create new executive homes

Maxy House Farm would be demolished under the plans Plans to demolish a farm in Cottam and replace it with 14 homes have been lodged. The large family homes could be built along Sandy Lane as a farm-owning family […]

6 years ago
‘Garden city’ plan for the North West of Preston is unveiled

Some scenes in the masterplan of what green spaces would be provided alongside the homes The North West edge of Preston could see up to 5,300 homes built in what councillors claim is a new “garden city”. A masterplan which takes in the Broughton, Cottam, […]

6 years ago
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