News and information for the area of Brookfield in Preston, Lancashire. Part of a wider area known as Ribbleton in the far East of the city it has some of the largest housing estates in the city.

Biker dies in hospital from injuries sustained in Ribbleton crash

The 33-year-old man came off his bike at the junction of Bowland Road and Grizedale Crescent Pic: Google A biker has died in hospital after a crash in Ribbleton. Stephen Sergeant suffered serious injuries after coming off his bike at the junction of Bowland Road and Grizedale Crescent […]

2 months ago
Fire crews called to house fire in Brookfield

Firefighters were called to a house in Brookfield after a blaze broke out in the early hours of the morning. Crews from Preston, Fulwood and Bamber Bridge attended the scene […]

3 months ago
Three teens seriously injured in Watling Street Road collision

Three teenagers are in hospital with serious injuries after a collision in Watling Street Road last night (Thursday Oct 31). Emergency services were called to the collision involving three vehicles, […]

8 months ago
Emergency services dealing with a serious collision in Fulwood

Emergency services are dealing with a serious collision in Watling Street Road, close to the Barracks. Police have closed the road while ambulance crews attend to the people involved. It […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Renewed appeal a year after Brookfield man Steven Durrand was last seen

Steven Durand pictured in Manchester Police have issued a renewed appeal on the anniversary of the disappearance of a Preston man. Steven Durrand, 31, was last seen at a Premier store in the Manchester area […]

9 months ago
Police begin stop and search after disorder in Deepdale and Ribbleton

The area covered by the Section 60 order Stop and search powers are in force across a swathe of Deepdale, Fulwood and Ribbleton during Saturday night. Preston Police have stepped up patrols after two incidents of disorder. Both […]

12 months ago
Police want to trace Ashton man who failed to appear in court over burglary charges

Aidan Craigie A warrant has been issued to trace a 19-year-old wanted in connection with a number of burglaries. Preston Police say Aidan Craigie, also known as Carter, failed to attend Preston […]

1 year ago
Fundraiser set up for funeral of Ribbleton woman bitten by dog

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston A fundraising page has been set up to help the family of Sharon Jennings pay for her funeral. Sharon, 55, died on Friday after becoming very unwell when she was […]

1 year ago
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