News and information about the area of Ribbleton in Preston, Lancashire. It includes the area known as Brookfield.

Reports of travel delays following crash on Ribbleton Lane

The crash occurred in Ribbleton Lane near to Skeffington Road A Peugeot and an Iveco van have been involved in a crash on Ribbleton Lane this morning (July 8). Social media reports say that traffic is queueing in the area […]

16 hours ago
Play areas in Preston’s parks to reopen as lockdown restrictions ease

How part of the new Grange Park play area looks Play areas in many of Preston’s parks will start to reopen from today (Saturday 4 July) as the government continues to ease lockdown restrictions. Avenham Park, Moor Park, Ashton Park […]

5 days ago
How this Preston man’s personal wellbeing journey led him to helping others

Environmental Psychologist Lee Chambers Essentialise Preston A Preston man has launched a workplace wellbeing company after overcoming his own health challenges. Lee Chambers says he founded Essentialise Workplace Wellbeing after his health journey ignited a passion […]

1 week ago
Preston care homes thankful for hand sanitiser donations

Technician Terri Blohm with the labelled bottles of hand sanitiser Care homes in Preston and its surrounding area have thanked the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) for creating and delivering much needed hand sanitiser to help fight the spread of […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Dog control orders at some Preston nature reserves and parks being reviewed

Some areas of the city are already covered by the new Public Space Protection Orders - such as Ashton Park Pic: Tony Worrall The city is to be asked whether it wants seven dog control orders in parks and natures reserves in Preston to continue. Preston City Council is due to begin a […]

3 weeks ago
Two women attacked and racially abused near Brockholes Nature Reserve

A gang of youths is being hunted by police following an attack on a pair of women and racial slurs being thrown at a nature reserve in Preston. The victims, […]

3 weeks ago
Deaths from coronavirus in each Preston, South Ribble and Chorley neighbourhood revealed

A map showing how many people have died from coronavirus in each electoral ward has been updated. The total number of people to have died from coronavirus in Preston, South […]

4 weeks ago
Police deal with two-car crash in Ribbleton

Police on the scene in Ribbleton Avenue Pic: Stephen Melling Ribbleton Avenue was shut by police following a crash. Two cars collided during Saturday (May 30) around 4.30pm. North West Ambulance Service were also in attendance to treat an elderly […]

1 month ago
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