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

Police continue search for teenager missing from Ribbleton

Molly Brennan A teenager has gone missing from her home in Ribbleton. Preston Police say Molly Brennan was last seen on Monday (11 March) afternoon. Update: Police said Molly was found safe […]

21 hours ago
Police continue patrols in Fishwick but halt stop and search

PC Mike Simpson out on patrol Pic: Preston Police Police have now stopped their stop and search zone across a part of the city. Following the stabbing of a 14-year-old boy in Fishwick on Sunday night a Section 60 […]

2 days ago
Police stop and search in Fishwick to run for third night

Knives handed in during a knife amnesty in 2016 A third night of stop and searches by police is due to take place across a swathe of streets in Preston. Preston Police have been granted permission to put the […]

3 days ago
Second night of Preston stop and searches by police saw no arrests

The area where the Section 60 is in force Pic: Preston Police No arrests were made during a second night of stop and search powers being deployed in Preston. In response to a 14-year-old boy being stabbed in Samuel Street, Fishwick, on […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Second night of police stop and search powers in Fishwick

The area where the Section 60 is in force Pic: Preston Police A second night of stop and search powers is being deployed by police in Preston. Following the stabbing of a 14-year-old boy in Samuel Street, Fishwick, the Section 60 order […]

4 days ago
Arrests made in ‘stop and search’ operation following Fishwick stabbing

Samuel Street where the attack took place Pic: Google Officers investigating a stabbing in Fishwick searched 55 people and 15 vehicles under a section 60 order which was in force last night. Between 6pm and 6am, two people were […]

4 days ago
Police running stop and search in large part of Preston after Fishwick stabbing

Police vehicles in Cunliffe Street Pic: Blog Preston A swathe of Preston is to see extensive police patrols throughout Monday evening. Preston Police have issued a stop and search order – a Section 60 – covering Fishwick, St […]

5 days ago
Preston RSPCA reopens after major refurbishment

Entrance to the reopened RSPCA in Preston Pic: Blog Preston An animal shelter has reopened in Preston more than a year since closing its doors. Preston and District RSPCA Centre in Longridge Road was forced to close in December 2017 […]

6 days ago
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