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

Preston Olympian launches SPAR Lancashire School Games 2023-24

Holly Bradshaw with a schoolchild at the SPAR Lancashire School Games 2023-24 Launch Preston’s Team GB Olympic bronze medallist Holly Bradshaw inspired schoolchildren with her career achievements at the launch of the SPAR Lancashire School Games 2023-24. Held at James Hall and Co. […]

3 days ago
Preston musician’s song Our Town becomes soundtrack to city’s events

Karl Eland A Preston musician’s song is becoming a soundtrack for events in the city. Karl Eland wrote Our Town to capture some of his fondest memories of Preston’s landmarks and events. […]

1 week ago
New Tesco superstore in Blackpool Road opening this Thursday

Work at the former Morrisons store in Blackpool Road being converted to a Tesco Pic: Blog Preston The new Tesco store in Blackpool Road is due to open this Thursday (23 November). The location, which used to be a Morrisons store, is the first superstore Tesco in […]

2 weeks ago
Young volunteers transform homelessness charity garden in Ribbleton Lane

Back right to left: Vicay (UCLan social work student), Bobby, Greaves from Emmaus Preston, Tia, Anji (Prince’s Trust Course Leader), Mackenzie, Aiden, Ben. Front left to right: Shana (social work student), Olivia and Alicia Homelessness charity Emmaus Preston is one step closer to growing its own fruit and vegetables, thanks to helping hands from young people taking part in the Prince’s Trust Team programme.   […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Tesco in Blackpool Road work continues on former Morrisons store

Work at the former Morrisons store in Blackpool Road being converted to a Tesco Pic: Blog Preston Tesco has applied for planning permission after taking over Morrisons store in Ribbleton. The supermarket chain has applied for a range of different signs to be used in the carpark […]

4 weeks ago
First phase of mapping the heartbeat of Preston complete

YourMap launch presentation The first phase of the YourMap project is complete. YourMap is collating key community assets in an interactive map of Preston for the people of the city to contribute to […]

4 weeks ago
Man wanted in relation to Deepdale assault

A man is wanted by police in relation to an assault in the Deepdale area. 33-year-old Stuart Jacklow is wanted after a section 18 assault which happened on Friday, October […]

1 month ago
Review: Love authentic biriyani? Do yourself a Flavour and try this Ribbleton takeaway

Flavours of Hyderabad takeaway This week my daughter GZ and I decided to stay in and order a takeaway from somewhere we’ve never tried before. We eventually settled on Flavours of Hyderabad, a small, […]

1 month ago
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