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.

Warehouse on Rough Hey to be demolished

Demolition will roll on if the council approve the construction firms plans A Brookfield warehouse is to be demolished by a construction firm. Kiernan Construction on the Rough Hey Industrial Estate have applied for permission to demolish the building off Longridge Road. […]

6 years ago
Two arrests made after missiles thrown at fire crews in Brookfield

Two people have been arrested after firefighters had missiles thrown at them while attending a hoax call. At 11.15pm on Friday two fire engines attended an address at Mearley Road, […]

6 years ago
PACT meeting for all of East Preston

Do you normally attend a PACT meeting over in the East of Preston? Would you like to attend in the New Year? PACT are joining up in the East of Preston. […]

6 years ago
Two men jailed for Brookfield newsagent cash robbery as third man remains on the run

Two men have been jailed for more than 17 years after an armed robbery in Ribbleton. Michael Bond, 31 of Gorsey Avenue, Manchester, was sentenced to 10 years and eight […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cash reward offered in hunt for Salford man wanted for Brookfield armed robbery

Lee James Seddon Police are offering a £25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man wanted following a robbery in Brookfield. Lee James Seddon, from Salford, is still on the […]

7 years ago
Fire crews called to kitchen fire in Brookfield

A fire in a kitchen at a Brookfield house has seen fire crews called to the property. Crews were called to the property on Sion Close at 1.17pm on Sunday. […]

7 years ago
Preston Bus asks for comments on diversions to service 14

Do you use the number 14 Preston City Centre to Brookfield bus? Upset by the re-routing of the service due to delayed road repairs? How many times have you used […]

7 years ago
Late night cooking goes wrong as fire crews called to Brookfield

Fire crews were called to a cooker on fire in Brookfield in the early hours of Sunday morning. The incident at a ground floor flat on Ambleside Walk started at […]

7 years ago
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