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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.

Motorway closed for five hours after 24 vehicle pile up

The M55 was closed for five hours last night after 24 vehicles collided in the carriageway. A sudden snowstorm led to treacherous driving conditions with several motorists losing control of […]

10 months ago
Preston photographer opens up on emotional shoot to help mum’s overcome body confidence issues

Two of the women pictured in Carolyn's photo series Pic: Red Curl Photography Ahead of Mother’s Day a Preston mum has opened up on body confidence. Carolyn Gibson has put together a short series of portrait photos of ‘Mum Bods’. The photographer from […]

10 months ago
Help the hedgehogs as part of this £50,000 Ingol volunteering project

Dob Croft is a five-acre nature reserve on The Intact Centre's doorstep The Intact Centre in Ingol has been awarded £50,000 to run a 12 month natural heritage volunteering project. The project will focus on developing Dob Croft, Intact’s five-acre nature reserve. […]

11 months ago
Ingol house destroyed by fire is brought back to tackle housing shortage

This house in Ingol was the first to be renovated under the Making Homes from Houses scheme A house in Ingol which was devastated by fire two years ago has been brought back to life to help the homeless or those in urgent need. The Making Homes […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement First look inside The Kinder Hub at Cottam

Lisa with the giant climbing frame behind her Pic: Blog Preston A new children’s play area has opened in Cottam. The Kinder Hub is within what was a ‘wacky warehouse’ behind the Ancient Oak pub. Blog Preston’s ‘mini blogger’ was invited […]

11 months ago
Police issue CCTV appeal after service station robbery in Ingol

Police are appealing for information following a robbery in Preston on Monday. Officers were called at around 8pm on 25th February to reports of the incident at the Gulf Best One […]

11 months ago
Pictures show new children’s play centre opening in Cottam

One of the toddler areas at the Kinder Hub Part of the team behind an Ofsted-rated outstanding nursery in Fulwood have now branched out. Newlands Nursery School in Tower Lane changed ownership last year and now Elaine Cooke and […]

11 months ago
Kirsty lost an incredible four stone – now she’s helping others with a new running club

A mum from Ingol has set up a running club to encourage other parents to exercise with their children after shedding 4st and four dress sizes. Kirsty Quigley, from Ingol, […]

11 months ago
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