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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.

Lit fireworks put through letterboxes in Ribbleton

Lit fireworks were put through the doors of properties Pic: Pixabay A woman was hit by a firework during random attacks on four properties in Ribbleton during Sunday (11 October) evening. Preston Fire Station sent crews to the Brookfield area. Firefighters […]

2 years ago
Where in Preston Covid-19 cases have doubled, as Lancashire leaders speak out against government plans

Screenshot of Covid-19 case data map 1 to 7 October In the week 1 October to 7 October some areas in and around Preston have seen the number of Covid-19 positive cases double or even quadruple. According to government data, cases […]

2 years ago
Where Preston’s coronavirus hotspots are for latest available positive cases data

A coronavirus testing site at Moor Park in Preston Pic: Donna Clifford Coronavirus cases in Preston are spiking in central and eastern parts of the city. One Preston ward has one of the highest infection rates in all of Lancashire in the […]

2 years ago
The areas of Preston, South Ribble and Chorley to have had positive coronavirus tests in the last week

The number of positive tests for coronavirus has risen across Preston, South Ribble and Chorley. Last week, Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged people to only obtain a test if they […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Longridge and South Ribble are not included in the Preston local lockdown

A woman having a coronavirus test After the announcement today of a government enforced local lockdown from midnight, many people in and around Preston are concerned about whether the lockdown will affect their household. The local […]

2 years ago
Images released in police crackdown on motorbike nuisance in Preston parks

Police have released images of young men they want to speak to as part of a crackdown on nuisance motorbikes in city parks. Officers have joined forces with local councillors, […]

2 years ago
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 years 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 […]

2 years ago
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