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

Man found dead in alley between two houses in Ribbleton

Hazelhurst Road in Ribbleton Pic: Google A man has been found dead in an alleyway in Ribbleton. Preston Police were called to Hazelhurst Road during Thursday (18 July) morning. The man, in his 30s, was found […]

1 day ago
Police want to find a missing Preston teenager last seen in Bamber Bridge

Saskia Baldwin Police are appealing to trace a missing teenage girl with links across Preston. Update: Police found Saskia safe and well during the early hours of Monday (15 July) morning Saskia […]

7 days ago
Change of venue for RSPCA Summer Fair on Sunday

The RSPCA open day on Sunday has changed venue after a dog at the shelter has become unwell. The shelter in Longridge Road has temporarily closed on the advice of […]

7 days ago
Get Together to create healthier and safer communities

Need support in getting back to work? Worried a loved one is getting involved with gangs? Not sure how to help a friend with mental health needs? Residents from Ribbleton […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Longridge Road incinerator could be built and burning waste by 2023

An overhead view of Longridge Road Energy Centre Developers behind a new incinerator in Preston have outlined their desire to see it operating by 2023. Miller Turner have tabled proposals for the energy recovery facility on land at […]

3 weeks ago
Preston community rallies together for Baby Lils

Baby Lils The plight of an 18-month-old girl with cancer has rallied Prestonians into raising funds for a children’s hospital. Baby Lils, who has liver and lung cancer, is due to undergo […]

3 weeks ago
Police searching for Preston woman last seen in city centre

Lucy Neville Police are continuing their search for a missing 19-year-old woman. Lucy Neville was last seen in Preston city centre on 9 June. Preston Police have released a picture of Lucy […]

3 weeks ago
Red Scar Industrial Estate fire sees six crews tackle flames at recycling centre

Firefighters on site at Red Scar Pic: Bamber Bridge/Chorley fire stations Firefighters were tackling a fire at an industrial estate on the outskirts of Preston from the early hours of Wednesday (26 June) morning. Six crews from Preston, Bamber Bridge, Chorley […]

3 weeks ago
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