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

Calls for new publicly-owned Preston bus company to restore routes

The number 14 service is one that could disappear Pic: Ian Robinson The number 14 service now runs to a shortened route Pic: Ian Robinson One of the city’s youngest councillor wants to see a publicly-funded bus company set up to save […]

2 months ago
Masked gang hunted after Audi driver attacked in New Hall Lane

The attack took place between Derby Square and New Hall Lane Pic: Google The attack took place between Derby Square and New Hall Lane Pic: Google Six men wearing masks left a man with serious injuries to his hands and face following disorder […]

2 months ago
Car fire shuts lane on M6 at Preston

The car on fire on the hard shoulder Pic: Andrew Hodgson The car on fire on the hard shoulder Pic: Andrew Hodgson Firefighters have been called to a car on fire on the M6. The incident took place just where the […]

2 months ago
Concern for Brookfield man who has been missing for a month

Steven was seen at Bargain Booze on October 20 Police are increasingly concerned for a missing man from Brookfield who has not been seen for a month. Steven Durand, 31, […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Wanted appeal after sex attack on teenage Ribbleton girl on disused railway line

An evofit released by police of the man connected with the attack Police are appealing to trace a man after a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on a disused railway […]

2 months ago
Two people taken to hospital after Blackpool Road crash

Firefighters attending to a vehicle in Blackpool Road Pic: Blog Preston Firefighters attending to a vehicle in Blackpool Road Pic: Blog Preston Two people were taken to hospital after a collision in Ribbleton last night. Police closed the junction of  Ribbleton […]

2 months ago
Car and taxi in Blackpool Road crash

One of the vehicles involved in the crash at the junction with Ribbleton Lane One of the vehicles involved in the crash at the junction with Ribbleton Avenue Delays for those out for a Sunday drive were building in Blackpool Road due to a […]

2 months ago
Huge cannabis haul seized as police tackle gang-related crime

Police seized the drugs overnight A large amount of cannabis was seized by Lancashire Constabulary in Preston overnight. Police have become aware of activity thanks in part to community concerns […]

3 months ago
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