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

Area-by-area Preston and South Ribble coronavirus cases for the week before Christmas

Latest coronavirus case map. Some areas have seen a drop in coronavirus cases in the week leading up to Christmas. Areas such as Ingol, St Matthew’s and Walton-le-Dale have reported less cases compared to […]

2 months ago
Two lanes shut on M6 northbound after crash near Junction 31

Traffic queuing on the M6 on Sunday (27 December) Pic: Motorway Cameras Two lanes of the M6 have been shut northbound due to a crash. A number of vehicles are understood to have been involved in the crash between Junction 31 (Tickled […]

2 months ago
Sutcliffe Cycles to close on Christmas Eve after serving Preston’s cyclists for over 60 years

Sutcliffe Cycles, Preston’s much-loved independent cycling shop, will close permanently on Christmas Eve after serving the local community for over 60 years. Since opening in 1957, the shop has provided […]

2 months ago
Majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen increases in coronavirus cases in the past week

Current coronavirus cases map. Most places in Preston and South Ribble have seen an increase in Covid-19 cases in the last week. However, some places such as Longton and Walmer Bridge, Leyland South West […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Prestonian families who have lost babies invited to place a white ribbon in their memory

Two Christmas trees have been delivered and planted in the baby memorial area at Preston Cemetery. Families who have sadly lost babies and young children are invited to leave a […]

2 months ago
Fallen tree on A59 causes junction closure on M6 southbound at Junction 31

Due to an ongoing incident there is a road closure in place from the M6 Junction 31 slip road to Cuerdale Lane, Samlesbury. The A59 eastbound for Blackburn and Clitheroe […]

2 months ago
Map shows mixed view for latest coronavirus figures in Preston and South Ribble

Latest coronavirus case figures map for Preston and South Ribble Around half of local areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a decrease in coronavirus cases from 3 December to 9 December, while the other half recorded increases. Plungington […]

2 months ago
Bereaved father raises funds for Baby Beat to give thanks to those who cared for his late daughter

A Ribbleton resident has raised more than £1,300 for a maternity and neonatal charity, Baby Beat, in memory of his baby daughter who sadly died on 25 April this year. […]

3 months ago
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