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Brookfield

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.

Police close off Miller Road and Pope Lane in Ribbleton

Police presence in Moor Nook Pic: Blog Preston Police have closed off part of a major road in Ribbleton. From the early hours of Thursday (7 February) Miller Road and Pope Lane has been taped off. Update: Police […]

1 month ago
Emotional appeal for missing Preston man to ‘come home for Christmas’

Steven Durand who has been missing since October Steven Durand who has been missing since October The mother of a man who has been missing since mid-October has appealed for him to come home for Christmas. Steven Durand […]

3 months ago
Calls for new publicly-owned Preston bus company to restore routes

The number 14 service is one that could disappear Pic: Ian Robinson The number 14 service now runs to a shortened route Pic: Ian Robinson One of the city’s youngest councillor wants to see a publicly-funded bus company set up to save […]

4 months ago
Concern for Brookfield man who has been missing for a month

Steven was seen at Bargain Booze on October 20 Police are increasingly concerned for a missing man from Brookfield who has not been seen for a month. Steven Durand, 31, […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Recycling Lives wants its recycling park to operate for longer

The fragmentiser in action The fragmentation machine at Recycling Lives A recycling plant has applied to be able to operate earlier in the morning and later into the evening. Recycling Lives wants to extend […]

5 months ago
Armed police activity in Ribbleton

Police vehicles on the scene in Brookfield Police vehicles on the scene in Brookfield Armed police were deployed in Ribbleton as a man threatened to harm himself. Pictures sent to Blog Preston show eight police vehicles in attendance […]

5 months ago
Major Preston Bus and Stagecoach timetable changes from September

The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson The 35 Service is one of those seeing changes made to its timetable Pic: Ian Simpson Bus passengers in Preston are being advised of a number of changes from early […]

8 months ago
Aerosol cans explode as firefighters tackle Brookfield fire

Flames leap from the Brookfield fire Pic: Johnny Knight Flames leap from the Brookfield fire Pic: Andrew Singleton Flames leapt into the cold night sky in Ribbleton on Monday (12 February) morning. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service sent four […]

1 year ago
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