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Ribbleton

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

Mum tells of shock as car ploughs into front garden just inches from kid’s trampoline

Firefighters making the scene safe in Ribbleton Hall Drive Pic: Vicki Louise/Blog Preston A mother has told how wet weather may have saved the lives of her children. Vicki Louise said her children and friends regularly play out on the trampoline in their […]

1 month ago
Driver crashes into front garden near Ribbleton school

BMW abandoned in Ribbleton Pic: Blog Preston A driver fled their vehicle after a crash in Ribbleton during Wednesday afternoon. A BMW driver lost control and crashed into the front garden of a property in Ribbleton Hall […]

1 month ago
Man bailed after shots were fired in Ribbleton

Sulby Grove in Ribbleton was targeted Pic: Google A 33-year-old man who was arrested after shots were fired at a house in Rbbleton has been released on bail. Officers are continuing to investigate what they believe to have […]

1 month ago
Two shots fired at door of property in Ribbleton

Sulby Grove in Ribbleton was targeted Pic: Google Police are appealing for witnesses after shots were fired in Ribbleton. Two shots were fired at the door of a property in Sulby Grove off Franklands Drive. Preston Police say […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Longridge Road waste energy plant moves to next stage

A ground level view of the plans for Longridge Road Proposals for a £200million incinerator on the outskirts of Preston have moved to the next stage. Preston City Council’s planning committee voted not to object to the scheme from Miller […]

1 month ago
Skeffington Road dispersal order in force for third night

The dispersal order runs from Ribbleton Lane down to Matiland Street Police are stepping up patrols again around Skeffington Road. A Section 34 dispersal order is in force for a third night this week. It gives police the power to ask […]

1 month ago
Longridge Road energy plant unlikely to be objected to by Preston City Council

An overhead view of Longridge Road Energy Centre Proposals for an incinerator in Longridge Road will receive backing from the city council. Miller Turner have applied to Lancashire County Council to build the £200million plant. It would be […]

1 month ago
Police closed M6 after late-night incident near Junction 31

Traffic on the M6 during Tuesday night Pic: Tracey Ryan Motorists became stuck in long tailbacks during Tuesday evening on the M6. Preston Police closed the M6 between Junction 32 at Broughton and Junction 31 at the Tickled Trout. It’s […]

1 month ago
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