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.

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, […]

4 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 […]

4 months ago
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 […]

4 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 […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

8 months 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 […]

8 months ago
Dog owner released under investigation following the death of woman in Ribbleton

The dog attack took place on the path on the old railway line Pic: MichaelGT A man who was arrested on suspicion of offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act, after a woman died after being bitten by a dog has been released under investigation. Sharon […]

8 months ago
Police make arrest in connection with Preston dog bite death

The dog attack took place on the path on the old railway line Pic: MichaelGT A Preston man has been arrested in connection with the death of a woman following a dog bite. Preston Police confirmed a 49-year-old man was arrested during Sunday (9 June). […]

8 months ago
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