News and information about the area of Ribbleton in Preston, Lancashire. It includes the area known as Brookfield.

Preston police operation sees off-road bike seized after anti-social behaviour

A Preston police operation has seen an off-road bike seized after it was driven in an anti-social manner. Officers from Preston Neighbourhood Policing team were deployed to the Miller Road […]

1 month ago
Community Gateway Association’s pop-up school uniform points help more than 200 Preston children

Smart Uniform in Preston making a donation to Community Gateway's efforts The pop-up uniform donation points proved essential in the run up to the new school year starting - handing out more than 800 items of free school uniform clothing and equipment.

1 month ago
Local housing plan deadline must be hit to avoid building free-for-all

New homes on Hoyles Lane The race is on for Preston, South Ribble and Chorley councils to complete years of work that will determine where and how many new houses are built in each area […]

1 month ago
James Hall & Co celebrates Preston employees achievements

Many of those receiving awards have been studying for apprenticeships alongside their work at James Hall & Co Pic: James Hall & Co A major employer in the city has recognised more than 100 of its staff for achievements throughout the past 12-months. James Hall & Co Ltd brought together staff from across […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Urgent search underway after mum goes missing with eight-month old daughter

A mother and her baby daughter are missing from Preston with police issuing an appeal for information. Update: Police say Samantha and baby were found safe and well during Wednesday […]

2 months ago
Freddie Flintoff speaks publicly for first time since serious car crash

Andrew Flintoff speaks as he presents Tom Hartley with his England cap Pic: England Cricket/X Andrew 'Freddie' Flintoff was badly injured in a crash during the filming of Top Gear. He was filmed speaking during the presentation of Tom Hartley's first England cap.

2 months ago
Family Hubs open and operating in Preston and South Ribble

The city's family hub is located in Ribbleton Pic: Lancashire County Council The city's Family Hub is based in Ribbleton and brings together lots of services and activities under one roof.

2 months ago
Clip n Climb Preston announces closure

One of the climbing challenges at Clip n Climb Pic: Clip n Climb Preston The climbing wall has been operating for seven years in the city based near Red Scar.

2 months ago
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